|Date: November 30, 2016
Subject: Major Changes Coming to the 2017 Version of the Departmental Consolidation of the Customs Tariff
|Customs Notice 16-26 dated November 29 2016 has been issued which provides information regarding updates to the 2017 Customs Tariff. Over 5400 HS numbers will change effective Jan 1 2017 as a result of this update.
The 2017 Tariff reflects changes to the Harmonized System (HS) from the World Customs Organization (WCO), Department of Finance Canada and Statistics Canada as well as scheduled rate reductions contained within the legislation of individual free trade agreements.
Importers are urged to review the concordance tables included in the below link in order to determine if any of their products will be affected by these changes.
A copy of Customs Notice 16-26 can be found here.
For Additional information, please contact your local Delmar representative