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QB 22 208 2022 Cheddar Cheese

COMMODITY:

Cheddar cheese and cheese substitutes as provided for in Chapter 4, additional U.S. Note 18

QUOTA PERIOD:

January 1, 2022 through December 31, 2022

OPENING DAY:

Monday, January 3, 2022

RESTRAINT LEVEL

COUNTRY

QUANTITY

UOM

Australia  

2,450,000

KG

Canada

833,417

KG

Chile 

220,000

KG

EU 27   

1,313,000

KG

New Zealand

 8,200,000

KG

Other countries or areas

139,889

KG

Any country (except Mexico)

100,000

KG

 

HTS NUMBERS:

The tariff numbers listed below may only be used for cheddar cheese from Canada that meet the specific requirements of Chapter 4, U.S. Note 18 (c):

Low Rate -- No Agriculture Licensing (CANADA)

First Tariff Field                                                  

0406.20.3110                                     

0406.90.0810

The tariff numbers listed below may be used for cheddar cheese from all countries and areas:

Low Rate ‑‑ Agriculture Licensing                        

First Tariff Field                                                     

0406.10.2400                                                        

0406.20.3190                                                                      

0406.20.6500                                                         

0406.30.2400                                                         

0406.30.6500                                                  

0406.90.0890                                                        

0406.90.7600                                                                    

REPORTING INSTRUCTIONS:

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

Report in kilograms (kg)

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:

Imports described in Chapter 4, additional U.S. Note 18 are subject to agriculture licensing, except for products of Canada described above.  If no license is used or presented, the importer must enter the above commodities under the high rate as a Type 01 entry.  For further information on the Agriculture Licensing System, please contact Salam El-Farra at (202) 720‑9439 or Betty Ann Gonzales at (202) 720‑1344 of the Department of Agriculture.

DISTRIBUTION:

Please ensure that this notice is passed to all port directors, assistant port directors (Trade), import specialists, CBP officers, entry specialists and other interested parties such as brokers and importers.

Questions from the importing community regarding this electronic message should be through email to HQ Quota at HQQUOTA@cbp.dhs.gov.

 

 

Last modified: 
April 21, 2022