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December 10, 2020 BDP Tradewatch

UK announces new approach on US tariffs

The UK has set out its independent approach to the longstanding trade conflicts between the EU and US around steel, aluminium and aerospace tariffs.

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November 19, 2020 BDP Tradewatch

Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Signed

On November 15, 2020, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) was signed on the 4th RCEP Summit by 15 Asia Pacific countries.

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October 21, 2020 BDP Tradewatch

China publishes Export Control Law

On 17 October 2020, China officially approved the Export Control Law (ECL), which will come into effect on 1 December 2020. The ECL sets out the basic framework of a unified export control regime that grants wide powers to the authorities to implement such controls.

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September 23, 2020 BDP Tradewatch

China announces Provisions on the Unreliable Entity List

On September 19, 2020, China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) issued the Provisions on the Unreliable Entity List, which immediately came into effect.

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September 16, 2020 BDP Tradewatch

New importer challenge to list 3 & 4 China tariffs; immediate action in court of international trade required to preserve rights to refunds

On September 10, 2020, a group of importers filed a lawsuit in the Court of International Trade contesting the assessment of the List 3 and List 4 tariffs that have been imposed on goods from China.

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