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The Impact of Trade and Tariffs on the Aftermarket

While there are numerous components that make up “landed costs,” duties, taxes and tariffs are a huge factor and can often be a detriment to global trade, says Thomas Cook, managing director at Blue Tiger International.

Section 301 Tariffs & Circumvention: A Closer Look

There’s buzz suggesting that these tariffs are likely here to stay, possibly with even steeper charges on specific items.

Section 301 Tariffs on China Imports: A 4-Year Review

Leslie A. Glick, Butzel Long attorney, and co-chair of its International Trade & Customs Specialty team, talks tariffs.

Auto Care Association Testifies on Section 301 Tariffs

Auto Care’s Bill Hanvey testified on the economic impacts of the Section 301 tariffs on U.S. industries.

USTR Announces 4-Year Review Process of China 301 Tariffs

This may result in the possible termination of the tariff actions.

DOC Revises Tariffs on Chinese TBR Tires

The department conducted a review of the tariffs this year on 41 Chinese companies.

Impacts Of The US-EU Steel/Aluminum 232 Tariff Deal

What is the most recent trade development between the U.S. and the EU and how does it affect the U.S. auto industry?

DOC: Tariffs to Remain on Certain Imported PLT Tires

The U.S. Department of Commerce has affirmed its preliminary findings that passenger and light truck tires imported from South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam are being dumped in the U.S.

Katherine Tai Named Next US Trade Rep

Nominated in December 2020, she was confirmed by the U.S. Senate unanimously by a vote of 98-0.

Legislative Update

Let’s take a look at some key issues impacting the industry in the coming months.

US Importer Sues USTR For Section 301 List 3 Tariffs

Deadline to participate in complaint is Sept. 21, 2020.

GSP Warns Customers Of Possible Tariff Price Increases

The Office of the United States Trade Representative’s exclusion on Section 301 tariff for CV Axles scheduled to expire.