New 10% & 25% Tariffs

Posted on October 18, 2018
by Ian DeGraff
ChinaAmericaFlagsTariff*Update 12/3/18- the 25% tariff increase going into effect on January 1st, 2019  has been temporarily suspended for 90 days. The 10% tariff remains unchanged.*

Trade tensions between China and America continue to flare and new tariffs have gone into effect. On September 24th a 10% tariff on all printed circuit boards made in and imported from China went into effect. On January 1st, 2019 the second phase of this law goes into effect and the tariff increases to 25% on all printed circuit boards and assemblies made in and imported from China. Click below to read the letter we already sent to customer about the tariffs and possible mitigation strategies.

Read About the New Tariffs

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