ANNOUNCEMENT 02 Aug 2017
Imitation wicker chairs with metal frames are being reclassified so as to decrease 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 imitation wicker chairs with metal frames be reclassified from HTS item 9401.50.00 (7.5% duty) to 9401.79.00 (duty-free), with the applicable tariff thus being eliminated. Comments on the proposed modification are due no later than September 1, 2017 and the final modification will be effective for goods entered or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption on or after October 1, 2017.