CBP Issues Guidance on 2023 Q4 Steel Quotas

Posted by Kelsay Calvaruso on 9/25/23 5:00 PM

On September 25, 2023, in Cargo Systems Messaging Service (CSMS) #57832378, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued guidance on the fourth quarter (Q4) 2023 steel quotas. The Quota Bulletins outline the quantity thresholds for each quota for the period from October 1, 2023, through December 31, 2023. All entries submitted prior to 8:30 am ET on October 1, 2023 will be counted in the first opening at 8:30 am ET. 

The quotas included in this guidance are the following:

  • Absolute Quota for steel mill articles from Argentina, Brazil, and South Korea;
  • Tariff Rate Quota for steel mill articles from the European Union; and
  • Tariff Rate Quota for steel mill articles from Japan and the United Kingdom.

CSMS #57832378 can be found here:


The Quota Bulletins can be found here:


The weekly quota commodity status reports can be found here:


Topics: CBP, Quota, Argentina, UK, Brazil, Steel, Japan, South Korea, European Union

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