ANNOUNCEMENT 02 Aug 2017
Optical fiber ribbon cables are being reclassified so as to increase the applicable tariff.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
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 The final modification will be effective for goods entered or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption on or after October 2, 2017.