ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Mar 2019
Raffia handbags are being reclassified in a way that results in an increased tariff.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
In a decision published in the March 13, 2019 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 The change will be effective with respect to goods entered or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption on or after May 13, 2019.