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U.S. investigation of imports of automobiles, request for comments

U.S. investigation of imports of automobiles, comments

The U.S. Commerce Department today released for publication in the Federal Register a notice of request for public comments and public hearing with regards to the section 232 investigation of imports of automobiles (including cars, SUVs, vans and light trucks) and automobile parts.


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The Commerce Department earlier announced an investigation to determine the effects on U.S. national security of imports of automobiles, including cars, SUVs, vans and light trucks, and automotive parts under section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 (as amended). Read TaxNewsFlash-Trade & Customs

Today’s notice states that interested parties are invited to submit written comments, data, analyses, or other information pertinent to the investigation to the Commerce Department by 22 June 2018. Rebuttal comments will be due by 6 July 2018. A public hearing on the investigation is scheduled for 19 and 20 July 2018.


For more information, contact a professional with KPMG’s Trade & Customs practice:

Douglas Zuvich | +1 (312) 665-1022 | dzuvich@kpmg.com

Andrew Siciliano | +1 (631) 425-6057 | asiciliano@kpmg.com

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