What Customs Brokers Need to Know About the New 25% Steel and 10% Aluminum Duties

16 Mar 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm PDT
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On March 9, 2018, the White House announced that new 25% duties would be imposed on steel articles and 10% duties would be imposed on aluminum articles.  The new duties were imposed in the name of national security and are due to kick in on consumption/warehouse withdrawals starting March 23, 2018.  Steel and aluminum articles from Canada are exempt and the Commerce Department will soon be announcing procedures for requesting further exemptions/exclusions from the tariffs

This short webinar will provide an overview of the new duties, along with the key facts and issues brokers should be aware of when filing entries for merchandise that is covered by the new duties – along with key facts and issues brokers should be aware of when filing entries for merchandise that is NOT covered by the new duties.  It also will go over the upcoming process tariff exemption process and what to expect.

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Questions? Contact the LACBFFA office at info@lacbffa.org or call (714) 316-5270.

Your payment for this event is not deductible as a contribution or gift under Federal Income Tax Laws, but is most likely deductible as an ordinary and necessary business expense.

Michael Roll


Pisani & Roll LLP

Mike is an accomplished international trade lawyer and represents clients in virtually all areas of import-export laws and regulations. He has over 23 years of experience in the private sector and is a former partner of a prominent national law firm.

Mike has substantial enforcement experience, representing clients in civil penalty proceedings, prior disclosures, disclosure verifications, Customs investigations, seizures, detentions and liquidated damage cases in industries as diverse as mass merchandising/retailing, telecommunication, electronics, agriculture, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, toys and textiles.

Mike received his Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service, where his studies focused on international business and Latin America. He obtained his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law.

Mike is a member of the Illinois and California bars, and is admitted to practice before the Court of International Trade, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Federal Claims and the U.S. District Courts for the Northern District of Illinois and the Central District of California.

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16 Mar 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm PDT

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