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CSMS #19-000160
  Title: Harmonized System Update (HSU) 1904 created on March 25, 2019
  Date: 3/26/2019 7:53:06 AM
  To: Automated Broker Interface, ACE Portal Accounts, Partner Government Agencies
  Related: 19-000082, 19-000155

Harmonized System Update (HSU) 1904 was created on March 25, 2019 and contains 1,015 ABI 
records and 194 harmonized tariff records.

This update contains changes made to support PGA message set functionality.  Some, not all, of the associated HTS codes for composite wood products, flagged with an EP7 (TSCA certification 'may be required’) code, are included. 

In addition, adjustments include those made as a result of the USTR’s Notice of Modification to Section 301 Action: China’s Acts Policies, and Practices Related to Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property, and Innovation.   The Notice can be found in the Federal Register dated March 25, 2019, Vol. 84 No. 57, page 11152. It can be retrieved using the following the link…

Modifications required by the verification of the 2019 Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) are included as well.

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 this message, please contact Jennifer Keeling via email at