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These New Chinese Truck Tire Tariffs Are Effective Immediately

It didn't take long for the truck tire tariffs to be implemented. On Jan. 30, 2019, the International Trade Commission reversed an earlier decision and ruled the U.S. tire market was being harmed by the importing of truck and bus tires from China.

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Tire Industry Doesn't Escape Trump's Chinese Tariffs

Of the 1,300 Chinese products the U.S. Trade Representative has recommended should be subject to an additional 25% tariff, there are some tires on the list. But there are also items critical to the manufacturing and retreading of tires.

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Trump Proposes More Tariffs on Chinese Products

President Donald Trump is stepping up his tough talk on trade with action, and has asked U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to identify Chinese products that should be subject to tariffs.

The tariffs apply to truck and bus tires, including tube-type, tubeless, radial or non-radial tires.
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DOC: Chinese Truck Tires Are Subject to Tariffs

Commercial truck and bus tires imported from China are benefitting from subsidies from the Chinese government, and as a result the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) says those tires should be subject to tariffs up to 23.38%.

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European Retread Association Wants Tariffs on Chinese Truck Tires

Importing low-cost, low-quality tires from China isn't an issue of isolation for the U.S. The European Retread Association, Bipaver, says after five years of Chinese truck tires being dumped in Europe, "market conditions have worsened quickly over the last year mainly due to an increase of anti-dumping regulations in neighboring continents."

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Another twist: One tariff is on hold!

If the process that lead to the imposition of tariffs hasn’t left you confused already, this might do the trick. Importers of tires from China aren’t being billed for both the anti-dumping (AD) and countervailing (CVD) duties.

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Tariff won't slow Sentury's expansion in U.S.

Sentury Tire Americas says the latest ruling on anti-dumping and countervailing duties levied against tires imported from China isn't deterring its growth plans for the U.S. market.

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'Final' tariff ruling awaits on June 12

Another hearing, more testimony, and yet, the waiting continues for official word on anti-dumping and countervailing duties on passenger and light truck tires manufactured in China.

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