ANNOUNCEMENT 19 Jul 2017
Polyester flower leis are being reclassified so as to decrease the applicable tariff.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
In a decision published in the July 19, 2017 edition of Customs Bulletin and Decisions, U.S. Customs and Border Protection proposed that polyester flower leis be reclassified from HTS item 7117.90.9000 (11% duty) to 6702.90.3500 (9% duty), with the applicable tariff thus being decreased. Comments on the proposed modification are due no later than August 18, 2017 and the final modification will be effective for goods entered or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption on or after September 18, 2017.