Growing protectionism is creating tariff uncertainties globally, with the world’s two biggest economies providing a stark example. Tech CEOs need insight into the rules, and how they are applied, if they’re going to avoid unnecessary penalties and maximize long-term profitability.
- Step 1: Review Tariff Rules to Ensure Right Classifications and Valuations
- Step 2: Review the Product BOM and Production Process, and Conduct Tariff Engineering for Tariff Opportunities
- Step 3: Calculate the Potential Return on Investment in Basing, or Moving, Production Outside the Chinese Mainland
Gartner Recommended Reading
©2021 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates.
All rights reserved.
Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates.
This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission.
It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact.
While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information.
Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such.
Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy.
Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity.
Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party.
For further information, see
Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.