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FAQ

Q: What products are affected by the tariffs?
A: More than 89 products made or grown in the U.S. are affected by the tariffs. Please contact us for a full list.

Q: How high are the tariff’s placed on U.S. products?
A: The tariff’s range from 10-45% on $2.4 billion worth of U.S. manufactured and agricultural exports.

Q: How long will the products be under the retaliatory tariffs?
A: Mexico is allowed to keep these products on their tariff list until the U.S. complies with its NAFTA obligations.

Q: Can Mexico add other products to the tariff list?
A: Yes, Mexico is allowed to add tariffs to other U.S. products or increase/decrease the tariff rates on items already subject to tariffs, as long as the total dollar impact of the tariffs remains constant ($2.4 billion).

Q: Are Mexican trucks safe?
A: Yes. Mexican trucks must operate not only under U.S. standards, but during the demonstration program Mexican trucks were required to meet 22 additional safety standards.


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