CBP Issues Guidance on Revocation of 30 Section 232 General Approved Exclusions

Posted by Kelsay Calvaruso on 1/14/22 5:00 PM

On December 27, 2021, in Cargo Systems Messaging Service (CSMS) #50516224, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued guidance on the Department of Commerce’s (DOC) December 9, 2021 interim final rule that revokes 30 Section 232 General Approved Exclusions (GAEs). The GAEs were originally announced in December 2020 and included 123 exclusions. 26 of the revoked exclusions apply to steel products, and 4 apply to aluminum products. The revocations were effective December 27, 2021.

CSMS #50516224 can be found here:


The interim final rule announcing the revocations can be found here:


Topics: CBP, Steel, Aluminum, Guidance, Exclusions, Trade Remedies

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