Update on new import tariffs on steel and aluminum in the USA

23 March 2018


On March 22, 2018 President Donald Trump issued new Proclamations on Adjustments to Additional Tariffs on Imports of Steel and Aluminum into the United States.

The adjustments concern the application of new duties based on the country of origin of the articles, and specifically:

-      March 23, 2018 through April 30, 2018: new tariffs apply on articles with origin in every country except Canada, Mexico, Australia, Argentina, South Korea, Brazil and member countries of the European Union;

-      as of May 1, 2018: new tariffs will apply to all countries of origin. 

Please note this is based on the country of origin, not the country of export.

Feel free to contact our offices for further details and to get additional information concerning your business.

We shall keep you informed about further developments.

D.B. Group

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