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Section 232 Tariffs on Aluminum Frequently Asked Questions

General 232 Frequently Asked Questions

Pursuant to the Presidential Proclamations, duties are due on goods entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, on or after 12:01 a.m. eastern daylight time on March 23, 2018.

For such entries covered by an entry for immediate transportation, and with a country of origin and Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) classification subject to the Presidential Proclamations, such entries shall be subject to the duty rates in effect when the immediate transportation entry was accepted at the port of original importation, pursuant to 19 CFR 141.69(b), which states:

Merchandise which is not subject to a quantitative or tariff-rate quota and which is covered by an entry for immediate transportation made at the port of original importation, if entered for consumption at the port designated by the consignee or his agent in such transportation entry without having been taken into custody by the port director for general order under section 490, Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (19 U.S.C. 1490), shall be subject to the rates in effect when the immediate transportation entry was accepted at the port of original importation.

232 Harmonized Tariff Schedule Frequently Asked Questions

Per Presidential Proclamation 9704, 7616.99.51.60 and 7616.99.51.70 are subject to the Section 232 duties.

Only HTS Codes defined in the Presidential Proclamation should be reported for additional duty.

Yes. Up to 8 HTS codes can be transmitted on an entry summary line.

232 Free Trade Agreement Frequently Asked Questions

Yes.

The exemptions were only effective through May 31, 2018.

  • Last Modified: July 24, 2018