CBP Section 301 Product Exclusions

 In Industry Insider, Industry News

On December 28, 2018, the US Trade Representative published Federal Register Notice 83 FR 67463 announcing the decision to grant certain exclusion requests from the 25% duty assessed on goods from China.  To access the bulletin and related commodities, please click here

Last Monday, CBP stated that they will be unable to process Section 301 exclusions during the government shutdown as computer programmers in charge of updating HTS numbers with their corresponding new 9903 HTS has been furloughed.  Any updates to the Automated Customs Environment (ACE) will be implemented 10 business days after the shutdown has concluded.

For more information please contact Bill Cary our Import Compliance & Systems Manager.  He can be reached at 800-493-9444 or email