Source: US Department of Agriculture Foreign Agricultural Service
On August 8, 2018, China’s State Council Customs Tariff Committee (SCCTC) announced an updated list of $16 billion in U.S. products that will be subject to an additional 25 percent tariff beginning at 12:01 pm on August 23, 2018. The SCCTC notice updates the Schedule II list that was announced on June 16, 2018 (see Gain Report CH 18034). The adjusted product list includes several agriculture-related U.S. exports.
China: China Updates List of U.S. Products Subject to Additional Tariffs