Additional Duties - Coming & Going

Additional Duties - Coming & Going

Just when US importers were sort-of starting to get used to what types of imported iron and steel, aluminum, and Chinese origin products were subject to “additional duties”, the international trade landscape has shifted . . . again

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Orphaned freight shipments, and how Anti-Dumping Duty and Countervailing Duty are responsible

Orphaned freight shipments, and how Anti-Dumping Duty and Countervailing Duty are responsible

Recently, shipments of truck and bus tires manufactured in China have arrived at US ports, only to be “orphaned” – abandoned by the original importers and consignees.  Some have been offered, by the shippers, to other potential buyers – who also are reluctant to buy these tires at apparent bargain prices.  Why?

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