CSMS# 18-000377 - Section 232 Steel and Aluminum Absolute Quotas - Effective June 1, 2018

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06/05/2018 01:18 PM EDT

Trade Policy Updates

​Pursuant to the Presidential Proclamation for articles subject to section 232 measures, imports of steel mill products from Argentina, Brazil and South Korea; and imports of aluminum products from Argentina; entered on or after 12:01 am eastern daylight time on June 1, 2018, are subject to absolute quota.

Steel and aluminum products subject to section 232 absolute quota should be filed with appropriate classification and corresponding absolute quota entry type.

For additional information on absolute quota on steel and aluminum products, please refer to cbp.gov quota page: https://www.cbp.gov/trade/quota

Additional information on the May 31, 2018 deployment of Quota Status Messages in ACE can be found in the ACE Quota Status Message Information Notice on CBP.gov/ACE or at the link below:


If you need assistance or have questions, contact the Headquarters Quota and Agriculture Branch (QAB) at HQ QUOTA HQQUOTA@cbp.dhs.gov or call (202) 863-6560.