Trump Administration Approves 20% Tariff On Washing Machines, 30% Tariff On Solar Panel Components

 In Economy, Environment   Last Updated: February 4, 2018

The administration approved tariffs of 20 percent on the first 1.2 million washers and 50 percent of all subsequent imported washers in the following two years.”

In addition, “a 30 percent tariff will be imposed on solar panel components, with the rate declining over four years.”


SOURCE: (See Below Citations)


SOURCE: (See Below Citations)




Richard Gonzales. "Trump Slaps Tariffs On Imported Solar Panels And Washing Machines." NPR, 22 January 2018. Web. 04 February 2018.
"Section 201 Cases: Imported Large Residential Washing Machines and Imported Solar Cells and Modules." Office of the United States Trade Representative (, 22 January 2018. Press Release. 04 February 2018.
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