Last week the US Commerce Department announced a 10% tariff on $200 Billion worth of Chinese goods. This tariff impacts the entire Fitting & Valve package offered by Wieland-Kessler. Effective September 24th, 2018 a 10% tariff will be imposed on the Wieland-Kessler products listed below. This tariff will increase to 25% effective on January 1, 2019.
|Copper Fittings – Sweat, Press, Cast, LF Cast, DWV, Clean & Bagged, Push Fittings||10%|
|Malleable Fittings – Black & Galvanized||10%|
|Pex Fittings & Valves||10%|
|Nipples – Black, Galvanized, Precut lengths||10%|
|Ball Valve – Sweat & Threaded||10%|
|Press Ball Valves||10%|
|Gas Ball Valves||10%|
|Low Pressure & Isolation Valves||10%|
|Check Valves – Swing & Spring||10%|
Due to the impact of the section 301 tariffs, Wieland-Kessler will be forced to raise the net and list prices on the products listed above by 10% effective October 14, 2018. All orders placed on or before October 12th, 2018 that are delivered from a US based Wieland-Kessler facility will be honored at current pricing.