Taxes, Tariffs & Trade

Byrd Amendment repealed – with two year delay

The Continued Dumping and Subsidy Offset Act of 2002, known as the Byrd Amendment, re-routes duties collected by the U.S. […]


International trade issues high on NAFEM Washington agenda

In 2001, the response to NAFEM’s request, the Bush Administration exempted stainless steel sheet and strip from Section 201 tariffs […]


Steel tariffs hurting other industries, early repeal sought

Many small manufacturers, such as those in the machine tool industry, are being hurt by the tariffs and the resulting […]


Steep tariffs announced on many steel products; stainless sheet and strip remain exempt

Stainless rod and stainless bar are subject to tariffs of 15 percent the first year, 12 percent the second year, […]


ITC recommends tariffs on most steel, but stainless largely exempt

Stainless steel sheet and strip was exempted from the ITC investigation, under section 201 of U.S. trade law, as the […]