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CSMS #18-000306
   
  Title: Harmonized System Update (HSU 1806) created on April 25, 2018
  Date: 4/26/2018 8:23:44 AM
  To: Automated Broker Interface
  Related: 18-000251, 18-000281

 
   
 
Harmonized System Update (HSU) 1805 was created on April 25, 2018 and contains 5,993 ABI 
records and 1,287 harmonized tariff records.

Changes include those mandated in Presidential Proclamation 9687, To Take Certain Actions Under the African Growth and Opportunity Act for Other Purposes.  The modifications made are listed in Annex III, Modifications on the Eligibility of Certain Articles the Product of Ukraine for Purposes of the Generalized System of Preferences, effective April 26, 2018.  The Proclamation can be accessed using the link below…

https://www.usitc.gov/tariff_affairs/documents/20171227_proc_9687_agoa_gsp_end_of_year.pdf

In addition, class code 672 was added to thirteen HTS codes to support additional duties on coffee imports into Puerto Rico (19 USC 1319).  

Further information can be found on our website:
  
https://www.cbp.gov/trade/automated/news/coffee-imported-puerto-rico

Adjustments required by the verification of the 2018 Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) are included also.


The modified records are currently available to all ABI participants and can be retrieved electronically via the procedures indicated in the CATAIR.  For further information about this process, please contact your client representative.  For all other questions regarding the HTS changes, please contact Jennifer Keeling via email at Jennifer.L.Keeling@cbp.dhs.gov.