Results of GSP product review, CNL waivers

Results of GSP product review, CNL waivers

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) today released for publication in the Federal Register a notice announcing the designation of products under the generalized system of preferences (GSP) program that are subject to certain actions related to competitive need limitations (CNLs).

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Today’s USTR release [PDF 190 KB] designates: 

  • Certain cotton products as eligible for GSP benefits when imported from “least-developed beneficiary developing countries”
  • The results of the review of CNL-related issues arising from 2014 import data, including CNL waivers, CNL waiver revocations, requests for redesignation of certain products, and de minimis CNL waivers

Today’s release completes a review initiated in July 2015. Read TaxNewsFlash-Trade & Customs


For more information, contact a professional with KPMG’s Trade & Customs practice:

Douglas Zuvich | +1 (312) 665-1022 |

Andrew Siciliano | +1 (631) 425-6057 |

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