LIST 3 TARIFFS
On May 10, 2018, a tariff increase went into effect on $200 billion in Chinese imports on "List 3." The tariffs apply to products that were shipped after 12:01 ET on Friday, May 10th.
Among the 6,000 products on the list, the winter outdoor-specific products include:
- Ski gloves (Subheadings 4203.21.55, 4203.21.60)
- Knit hats (Subheadings 6505.00.50, 6505.00.60)
- Sports bags (Subheadings 4202.92.31, 4202.92.39, 4202.92.45)
LIST 4 TARIFFS
On May 13, 2019, the Trump administration released a new proposed "List 4" tariffs on over $300 billion of Chinese-manufactured goods, that include:
- Performance outerwear
- Gloves, mittens
- Safety headgear
- Skis & bindings
- Ski boots
- Ice skates
- Toboggans, sleds
December 13, 2019, Phase One Deal Announced. The Administration announced a Phase One tariff agreement between US & China. This agreement cancels the List 4b 15% tariff on additional goods imported from China that were expected to go into effect on December 15, 2019. In addition, the administration announced the Phase One deal would cut some of the tariffs that are already in place. While the items on Lists 1-3 would stay at 25%, the items on List 4A would be reduced from 15% to 7.5%. On January 15, 2020, this deal was signed.