Includes the barriers (tariff and non-tariff) that U.S. companies face when exporting to this country.
Last Published: 8/1/2019

For information on existing trade barriers, please see the National Trade Estimate Report on Foreign Trade Barriers published by USTR.

Information on agricultural trade barriers can be found at the following website: Foreign Agricultural Service

To report existing or new trade barriers and get assistance in removing them, contact either the Trade Compliance Center  or the U.S. Mission to the European Union

For information on EU retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods see the list on the Department of Commerce website. 


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