ANNOUNCEMENT 02 Aug 2017

Optical fiber ribbon cables are being reclassified so as to increase the applicable tariff.

 

 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 02 Oct 2017 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

In a decision published in the August 2, 2017 edition of Customs Bulletin and Decisions, U.S. Customs and Border Protection proposed that multi-mode optical fiber ribbon cable be reclassified from HTS item 8544.70.00 (duty-free) to 9001.10.00 (6.7% duty). The final modification will be effective for goods entered or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption on or after October 2, 2017.

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