Talking Logistics: “U.S. Tariffs on Chinese Goods: Understanding the Updates”
U.S. Tariffs on Chinese Goods: Understanding the Updates
It can be a confusing time for the international shipping community due to the U.S. government’s implementation of new tariffs on Chinese goods entering America. As these rounds of regulations have unfolded over the last few months, shippers have been left trying to understand what products have been included in the first two waves of tariffed goods and what these changes mean for their supply chains. Recently, the United States Trade Representative (USTR) announced the implementation of additional tariffs – which was included in a new third list. Below is a full timeline of events and a comprehensive list of the updated regulations.