US-China Phase One Trade Agreement Effective Feb 14, 2020

US President Donald Trump and China’s chief trade negotiator, Vice-Premier Liu He, signed phase one of the Economic and Trade Agreement on January 15, 2020. The deal marks phase one in a two-part negotiation. The U.S. will reduce the tariffs on [...]

2020-02-06T14:28:01-07:00February 4th, 2020|Commercial Trade|

Happy Holidays from Gallagher Transport

Gallagher's Holiday Hours: Tuesday, December 24, Christmas Eve, Closing early at 1pm Wednesday, December 25, Christmas, Closed Tuesday, December 31, New Year's Eve, Closing early at 2pm Wednesday, January 1, New Year's Day, Closed As 2019 draws to a close, we [...]

2019-12-15T21:05:36-07:00December 19th, 2019|Commercial Trade, Household Goods|

[BREAKING NEWS] New E.U. Tariffs of 10-25% announced effective 10/18/19

Photo credit: Opendemocracy [BREAKING NEWS - CLIENT ALERT] In an effort to keep our clients as up to date as possible, please read the following alert: NEW E.U. TARIFFS OF 10-25% ANNOUNCED EFFECTIVE 10/18/19 The US-EU conflict over Boeing and Airbus [...]

2019-10-04T11:23:17-06:00October 4th, 2019|Commercial Trade|

Door Delivery by the Steamship Line – A Good Idea?

Customers Clearance Stories from the Gallagher Archives.  Importing Goods from Overseas. Who should pay shipping? Sometimes our clients purchase goods where the delivery is paid for by the shipper, and the shipper arranges for the steamship line to deliver the goods [...]

2019-05-02T12:07:30-06:00September 12th, 2019|Commercial Trade|

Heads up: New 10% Tariff on $300B China Imports to the U.S. starting September 1st

Heads up: New 10% Tariff on $300B China Imports to the U.S. starting September 1st On August 1, 2019 President Donald Trump declared that effective September 1, 2019, an additional 10% Section 301 tariff will be imposed on all the remaining [...]

2019-08-23T18:33:51-06:00August 23rd, 2019|Commercial Trade|

[UPDATE] Section 301 Next Steps – Some Tariffs Delayed until December 2019

The tariffs rules are changing so fast and so often, it is hard to keep track.  Our goal is to share the latest information on these complicated matters as accurately and timely as possible.  Below is the latest information about the [...]

2019-08-13T15:48:54-06:00August 13th, 2019|Commercial Trade|