ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Sep 2018

Raffia handbags are being reclassified in a way that results in a higher tariff.

 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 26 Nov 2018 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

In a decision published in the September 26, 2018 edition of Customs Bulletin and Decisions, U.S. Customs and Border Protection proposed that raffia handbags be reclassified from HTSUS 4602.19.2920 (5.3% duty) to 4602.19.2500 (18%). The change will be effective with respect to goods entered or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption on or after November 26, 2018.

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AFFECTED PRODUCTS