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American Medical Manufacturers React to New China Tariffs

American Medical Manufacturers React to New China Tariffs

The White House has unveiled a series of tariffs on Chinese imports, in what the American Medical Manufacturers Association (AMMA) calls a “groundbreaking” move to bolster domestic manufacturing. The Biden Administration is directing the office of the United States...

Biden implements sharp tariff hikes on Chinese medical imports

Biden implements sharp tariff hikes on Chinese medical imports

SAM COTTRILL   Rubber News Staff WASHINGTON—Expect some steep price hikes on medical equipment from China. Following a four-year statutory review, President Biden is raising tariffs on Chinese imports on a wide range of markets to "protect American workers and...

The White House raises tariffs on medical supplies from China

The White House raises tariffs on medical supplies from China

By Heather Landi May 15, 2024 7:00am Fierce Healthcare https://www.fiercehealthcare.com/providers/white-house-raises-tariffs-medical-supplies-china In 2024, the tariff rates on syringes and needles will increase from 0% to 50%. For certain personal protective...

A Welcome Move to Protect American Manufacturing

A Welcome Move to Protect American Manufacturing

On Friday, April 5, 2024, the Biden administration announced a new crackdown on the de minimis loophole. E-commerce sites and Chinese manufacturers consistently exploit this loophole to allow products that should be subject to tariffs into the USA duty-free. The same...

A Local CEO’s Perspective on the Baltimore Shipping Accident

A Local CEO’s Perspective on the Baltimore Shipping Accident

It’s a five-minute drive to the Francis Scott Key Bridge from our Sparrows Point, Maryland, manufacturing facility. Each new day brings news of more significant losses and the arrival of crews seeking to begin the rebuilding process. The disaster is a stark reminder...