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Blumenauer de minimis bill targets NMEs on Special 301 report list

January 18, 2022 at 12:12 PM
A bill House Ways & Means trade subcommittee Chair Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) is introducing on Tuesday could bar low-value goods from China and other non-market economies from entering the U.S. tariff-free under the de minimis threshold. Inside U.S. Trade reported last week that Blumenauer’s “Import Security and Fairness Act” would not allow goods from non-market economies -- most notably China -- as well as goods subject to Section 301 and Section 232 tariffs from benefitting from de minimis treatment,...

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