U.S. guidance on retroactive reinstatement of certain exclusions from Section 301 tariffs, imports from China

Retroactive reinstatement of certain exclusions from Section 301 tariffs on imports from China

Retroactive reinstatement of certain exclusions from Section 301 tariffs on imports

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) today issued guidance regarding the retroactive reinstatement of certain exclusions from Section 301 tariffs on imports from China, from October 12, 2021, through December 31, 2022. Read TradeNewsFlash

Prior CBP guidance—CSMS #51469298 (March 31, 2022)—provides instructions for importers, brokers, and filers on submitting entries to CBP containing granted exclusions by the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) from the Section 301 measures.

An update to the guidance—CSMS #51515097 (April 5, 2022)—states that the functionality for the acceptance of the Section 301 China reinstatement of certain product exclusions under Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) classification 9903.88.67 will be available in the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) as of 7:00 AM EST, April 12, 2022. 

For more information, contact a professional with KPMG’s Trade & Customs services:

Doug Zuvich
Partner and Global Practice Leader
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John L. McLoughlin
Principal and East Coast Leader
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Andy Siciliano
Partner and National Practice Leader
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Steve Brotherton
Principal and Global Export and Sanctions Leader
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Luis (Lou) Abad
Principal, Washington National Tax
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Irina Vaysfeld
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Amie Ahanchian
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Christopher Young
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Andy Doornaert
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Jessica Libby
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