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QB 20–316 2020 Raw Sugar Increased Allocations

COMMODITY:

Raw Cane Sugar as provided for in Chapter 17, Additional U.S. Note 5

QUOTA PERIOD:

October 1, 2019, through September 30, 2020

REFERENCE:   QB 19-136

BACKGROUND:                                                                         

The United States Trade Representative (USTR) announced in Federal Register Notice Volume 85, No. 69 (20017) dated April 9, 2020, an additional allocation to the 2020 Raw Sugar Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ) of 317,515,000 kg.  The new restraint levels are as follows:

RESTRAINT LEVEL
CountyAmountKG
Argentina 68,472,000KG
Australia132.167,000KG
Barbados11,146,000KG
Belize17,517,000KG
Bolivia12,738,000KG
Brazil230,894,000KG
Colombia38,217,000KG
Congo0KG
Costa Rica23,885,000KG
Cote d’Ivoire0KG
Dominican Republic231,732,000KG
Ecuador17,517,000KG
El Salvador41,401,000KG
Eswatini (formerly Swaziland)25,478,000KG
Fiji14,330,000KG
Gabon0KG
Guatemala76,435,000KG
Guyana19,108,000KG
Haiti0KG
Honduras15,924,000KG
India12,738,000KG
Jamaica12,609,000KG
Madagascar0KG
Malawi15,924,000KG
Mauritius19,108,000KG
Mozambique20,701,000KG
Nicaragua33,439,000KG
Panama43,240,000KG
Papua New Guinea0KG
Paraguay7,258,000KG
Peru65,288,000KG
Philippines142,160,000KG
South Africa36,625,000KG
St. Kitts & Nevis0KG
Taiwan0KG
Thailand22,293,000KG
Trinidad-Tobago0KG
Uruguay0KG
Zimbabwe19,108,000 

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

 

 

Last modified: 
April 9, 2020