ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Oct 2019
Certain girls’ and women’s closed-toe, closed-heel, below-the-ankle shoes are being reclassified in a way that results in the application of a higher tariff.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
In a decision published in the October 16, 2019 edition of Customs Bulletin and Decisions, U.S. Customs and Border Protection proposed that certain girls’ and women’s closed-toe, closed-heel, below-the-ankle shoes be reclassified from HTSUS 6404.19.90 (9% duty) to HTSUS 6404.11.90 (20% duty). The change will be effective with respect to goods entered or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption on or after December 16, 2019.