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USW Is 'Grateful' for Latest Tire Tariffs

The United Steelworkers union (USW), which filed the initial petitions that launched the investigation of imported tires from South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam, is celebrating the news that most of the tariffs it sought on those tires will stand.
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USW Says Without Tariffs, Imports Will 'Hollow Out' Tire Industry

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Tom Conway says imported tires from South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam threaten to "hollow out" the American tire industry. He testified alongside other union leaders asking the International Trade Commission to penalize imported passenger and light truck tires with tariffs.
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Tariffs Won't Include ATV, UTV Tires

The U.S. Department of Commerce has agreed to narrow the scope of its tariff investigation into passenger and light truck tires, removing a few categories of tires from the weight of any tariffs for imports from South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam.


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Tariffs Due on PLT Tires From Vietnam

The Department of Commerce (DOC) has found evidence that tiremakers and tire exporters in Vietnam benefited from government subsidies in 2019, and as a result consumer tires imported into the U.S. from Vietnam should be assessed countervailing duties.


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Next PLT Tariff Ruling Delayed to End of 2020

The ongoing investigation of whether passenger and light truck tires imported from South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam are being dumped in the U.S. market for less than fair value definitely won’t be settled in 2020. The Department of Commerce has agreed to a 50-day extension for preliminary determinations.


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