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QB 17-126 2017 Peanuts

COMMODITY:

Peanuts provided for in Chapter 12, Additional U.S. Note 2.

QUOTA PERIOD:

April 1, 2017 through March 31, 2018.

OPENING DAY:

Monday, April 3, 2017

RESTRAINT LEVELS

Argentina                                                              43,901,000 kg
Other Countries or Areas                                  9,005,000 kg

HTS NUMBERS:

Low Rate                       

1202.30.4000
1202.41.4020
1202.41.4040
1202.20.4040
2008.11.2500
2008.11.4500                         

REPORTING INSTRUCTIONS:

Use entry type code 02, 06, 07, 12, 23, 32, 38, or 52.

Articles the product of Mexico shall not be permitted or included under this quantitative limitation and no such articles shall be classifiable therein.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:

Imports of peanuts in the shell shall be charged against the quantities on the basis of 75 kilograms for each 100 kilograms in the shell.

In accordance with Department of Agriculture regulations (7 CFR 139.37-2), imported raw peanuts under HTS numbers 1202.10.40, 1202.10.80, 1202.20.40, 1202.20.80, from the following countries are prohibited from entry:

  • Burkina Faso
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Ivory Coast
  • Japan
  • Philippines
  • Peoples Republic of China
  • Senegal
  • Thailand
  • Taiwan

NOTIFICATION:

No further editions of this QBT for Peanuts, Chapter 12 AUSN 2, will be issued until amendments in agreements or changes in quota amounts occur.

Questions from the importing community regarding this electronic message should be referred to the local CBP port.  The port may refer questions through email to HQQUOTA@cbp.dhs.gov.

Last modified: 
January 2, 2018