As of July 6, 2018, the U.S. is imposing additional 25 percent tariffs on 818 tariff items from China with a trade value of approximately $34 billion.
Simultaneously, the Office of U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) announced a process to obtain product exclusions from the additional tariffs. The request period will end October 9, 2018. If you want to learn more and would like to file a request, please visit their website.
The Idaho Department of Commerce has a team dedicated to international business. If you have any questions or comments concerning the imposed tariffs or trade, please contact Jennifer Verdon via email or 208-287-3165.