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NAFTA Members’ Applied MFN Tariff Rates for Textile and Apparel in 2017

If the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is terminated by President Trump, the immediate impact will be an increase in tariff rate for textile and apparel (T&A) products traded between the three NAFTA members from zero to the most-favored-nation (MFN) rates applied for regular trading partners. 76 more words

International Trade

Delta CEO: We will not pay the 300% tariff on new Bombardier C Series jets

(Source: www.businessinsider.sg)

caption A rendering of a Delta Bombardier C Series jet. source Bombardier

Delta Air Lines says it will not pay the proposed tariffs on its order of next-generation … 265 more words

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Taroff Rates on Off-The-Road Tires Imported from China to Raise Again

The U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) is once again revising the tariff rates charged to importers of off-the-road tires from China.

The change comes as a result of the DOC’s review of OTR tires brought into the U.S. 242 more words

eC2: Improving the Electricity Tariff Regulatory Framework in Honduras

Deadline:  05-Oct-2017 at 11:59:59 PM (Eastern Time – Washington D.C.)

The objective of the assignment is to support the GoHN, in particular the regulatory body CREE, to develop multiyear tariff methodologies and draft the regulatory framework to set retail electricity tariffs, distribution and transmission (D&T) charges/tariffs based on efficient cost components and fees.  79 more words


Massive duty on Bombardier just latest example of new tariff-happy climate in Washington

WASHINGTON – There’s no question: The shock-and-awe approach to trade disputes is playing out in the first year of the Trump administration, with the stunner of a 219-per-cent duty on… 900 more words


Boeing scored a big victory against its Canadian rival, but it may start a nasty trade war

(Source: www.businessinsider.com)

  • The US Department of Commerce has proposed a tariff of 219.63% for each Bombardier C Series airliner imported into the US.

  • Boeing filed a complaint in April alleging Delta’s order for 75 of the Bombardier jets is a result of ultra-low prices subsidized by the Canadian government.
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As tariffs have fallen worldwide, the increasing importance of non-tariff policies for further trade liberalization has become widely recognized. The methods for assessing the potential effects of such liberalization have lagged significantly behind those available for analyzing tariffs. 54 more words