More China List 1 Tariffs Exclusion Extensions Announced


The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative has extended through April 18, 2021 the exclusion of the following List 1 goods from China from the additional 25% Section 301 tariffs.

HTSUS Number Product Description
8420.10.9080 roller machines designed for cutting, etching, or embossing paper, foil, or fabric, manually powered
8425.39.0100 ratchet winches designed for use with textile fabric strapping
8431.20.0000 counterweight castings of iron or steel designed for use on forklift and other works trucks
8431.20.0000 tines, carriages, and other goods handling apparatus and parts designed for use on forklift and other works trucks
8479.90.9496 certain parts of metal shredders
8479.90.9496 steering wheels designed for watercraft
8481.90.9040 pipe brackets of aluminum designed for installation into air brake control valves
9030.33.3800 instruments for measuring or checking voltage or electrical connections

Exclusions are available for any product that meets the specified product description, regardless of whether the importer filed an exclusion request.  The scope of each exclusion is governed by the scope of the specified 10-digit HTSUS subheadings and product descriptions and not by the product descriptions in any particular request.


Exclusion Extensions Not Granted by the USTR

The tariff exclusion granted in April 2019 for the following items are not being extended and will, therefore, expire on April 18, 2020, at which time the 25% additional tariffs will again be imposed.

HTSUS Number Product Description
8413.19.0000 pumps for countertop appliances for serving beer
8421.21.0000 water oxidizers and chlorinators
8428.33.0000 continuous action elevators and conveyors designed to convey mineral materials
8466.93.9885 parts of drill sharpening machines
8479.90.9496 outer shells of hydraulic accumulators
8479.90.9496 parts of mechanical awnings and shades
8481.10.0090 pressure regulators of brass or bronze
8481.90.9040 push pins and C-poles of steel designed for use in variable force solenoid valves
8482.10.5032 ball bearings of a width not exceeding 30 mm
8504.90.9690 inductor baseplates of aluminum
8515.90.4000 parts of soldering irons and soldering machines
8536.50.9065 motor vehicle gear shift switch assemblies
8536.50.9065 pressure switches designed for use in heat pumps and air conditioning condensers


For a complete listing of product exclusions by list number, please visit our China Section 301 Tariff Updates page by clicking here.