On March 10, 2020, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative published in the Federal Register (85 FR 13970) Notice of Product Exclusions: China’s Acts, Policies, and Practices Related to Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property, and Innovation. Among the articles excluded from Tranche 4A China Section 301 tariffs are three medical textile products>
6210.10.5000 Nonwoven disposable apparel designed for use in hospitals, clinics, laboratories or contaminated areas.
6307.90.6090 Surgical drapes: Of fabric formed on a base of paper or covered or lined with paper.
6307.90.6800 Spunlaced or bonded fiber fabric disposable surgical drapes of man-made fibers.