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Jun
5
2018

UPDATE: Additional Duty on Imports of Steel and Aluminum Articles under Section 232

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced in CSMS#18-000372: UPDATE: Additional Duty on Imports of Steel and Aluminum Articles under Section 232 an update based on the President’s Proclamation on adjusting the duty and quota requirements for steel and aluminum.
The update advises as of June 1, 2018, all steel and aluminum articles imported from the following countries are subject to the Section 232 Import Duties:
  • Steel: All countries of origin except Argentina, Australia, Brazil and South Korea
    • All steel products must be classified under 9903.80.01 (25% percent) in addition to reporting under Chapters 72 and 73.
  • Aluminum: All countries of origin except Argentina and Australia
    • All aluminum products must be classified under 9903.85.01 (10% percent) in addition to reporting under Chapter 76.
In addition to the Section 232 duties CSMS #18-000372 also advises as of June 1, 2018, all steel and aluminum products imported from the following countries are subject to the  Section 232 Absolute Quota:
  • Steel: Argentina, Brazil and South Korea
  • Aluminum: Argentina

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