ANNOUNCEMENT 02 May 2018

Metal step stools are being reclassified in a way that results in the imposition of a tariff.

 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 02 Jul 2018 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

In a decision published in the May 2, 2018 edition of Customs Bulletin and Decisions, U.S. Customs and Border Protection proposed that metal step stools should be reclassified from HTSUS 9403.20.0015 (duty-free) to HTSUS 7616.99.5130 (2.5% duty) or 7326.90.8660 (2.9% duty). The change will be effective with respect to goods entered or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption on or after July 2, 2018.

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AFFECTED PRODUCTS