ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Jun 2017

Non-motorized knee scooters are being reclassified so as to eliminate the applicable 3.2% tariff.

 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 07 Aug 2017 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

In a decision published in the June 7, 2017 edition of Customs Bulletin and Decisions, U.S. Customs and Border Protection proposed that non-motorized knee scooters that provide greater mobility to people with leg injuries be reclassified from HTS item 8716.80.5090 to 9021.10.00, with the applicable 3.2% tariff thus being eliminated. Comments on the proposal are due no later than July 7 and the final revocations and modifications will be effective for goods entered or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption on or after August 7.

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