Progress of China-US Trade War in April

1. Due Reminder

On April 7th, the U.S. Trae Representative Office announced that the validity period of the third batch of goods subject to the 34 billion tariff increase expires on April 8th.

2. Partial Extension of Validity

For some commodities with extended validity period, the validity period shall be extended to April 8th, 2021. For specific commodities, see the following table.

3. Partial Not Get Extension of Validity

After it expires on April 8th, 2020, it will be removed from the exclusion list and an additional tariff of 25% will be levied on this date. Exporting enterprises need to pay attention to the renewal of business contracts.

Excluding Commodity Tax No. with Extended Validity Period



Commodity Description

Excluding Commodity Tax No. with Extended Validity Period

(Corresponding to China)


Roller machines designed for cutting, etching or embossing paper, foll or fabric, manually powered

8420100001, 8420100090 (Partial)


Ratchet winches designed for use with textile fabric strapping



Counterweight castings of iron or steel designed for use on fork lift and other work trucks



Tines, carriages, and other goods handling apparatus and parts designed for use on fork lift other works trucks



Reject doors, pin protectors, liners, front walls, grates, hammers, rotor and end disc caps, and anvil and breaker bars, of iron or steel, the foregoing parts of metal shredders.  

8479909090 Partial)


Steering wheels designed for watercraft, of stainless steel, having a wheel diameter exceeding 27 cm but not exceeding 78 cm.

84799010 (Partial)


Pipe brackets of aluminum, each with 4 ports, the foregoing measuring 27.9 cm x 20.3 cm x 17.8 cm and weighing 11.34 kg, designed for installation into air brake control valves.

84819010 (Partial)


Instruments for measuring or checking voltage or electrical connections; electrical circuit tracers

90303310 (Partial)

90303390 (Partial)