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Understanding the 2018 U.S. Tariffs on Chinese Goods: Developing a Game Plan

October 15, 2018
Footnotes:
  1. Press Release, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, USTR Finalizes Tariffs on $200 Billion of Chinese Imports in Response to China’s Unfair Trade Practices (Sept. 18, 2018), https://ustr.gov/about-us/policy-offices/press-office/press-releases/2018/september/ustr-finalizes-tariffs-200
  2. Doug Palmer, Trump to Slap Tariffs on $200B More Chinese Goods, POLITICO (Sept. 17, 2018), https://www.politico.com/story/2018/09/17/trump-china-trade-war-tariffs-826313
  3. Section 301, International Trade Administration, https://www.trade.gov/mas/ian/tradedisputes-enforcement/tg_ian_002100.asp (last visited Oct. 12, 2018); see also Caitlain Devereaux Lewis, Presidential Authority over Trade: Imposing Tariffs and Duties, Cong. Research Serv. (Dec. 9, 2016), https://fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R44707.pdf.
  4. Press Release, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, USTR Issues Tariffs on Chinese Products in Response to Unfair Trade Practices (June 15, 2018), https://ustr.gov/about-us/policy-offices/press-office/press-releases/2018/june/ustr-issues-tariffs-chinese-products.
  5. Id.
  6. Press Release, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, USTR Finalizes Tariffs on $200 Billion of Chinese Imports in Response to China’s Unfair Trade Practices (Sept. 18, 2017), https://ustr.gov/about-us/policy-offices/press-office/press-releases/2018/september/ustr-finalizes-tariffs-200.
  7. Vivian Salama, Trump Says He’s Preparing Tariffs on Further $267 Billion in Chinese Imports, Wall St. J. (Sept. 9, 2018), https://www.wsj.com/articles/trump-says-hes-preparing-tariffs-on-further-267-billion-in-chinese-imports-1536340041.
  8. Id.
  9. Lingling Wei & Bob Davis, Trump and Xi Plan to Meet Amid Trade Tension, Wall St. J. (Oct. 11, 2018), https://www.wsj.com/articles/trump-and-xi-plan-to-meet-amid-trade-tension-1539266715.

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