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WCO nomenclature amendments for 2017, correlation tables

WCO nomenclature amendments for 2017

The World Customs Organization (WCO) announced that the 2017 edition of the WCO Harmonized System Nomenclature will enter into force on 1 January 2017.


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The 2017 edition includes 233 sets of amendments, divided as follows:

  • Agricultural sector—85
  • Chemical sector—45
  • Wood sector—13
  • Textile sector—15
  • Base metal sector—6
  • Machinery sector—25
  • Transport sector—18
  • Other sectors—26

The WCO release also notes a section contains the tables correlating the 2012 and 2017 versions of the Harmonized System (HS).


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

Douglas Zuvich | +1 (312) 665-1022 | dzuvich@kpmg.com

Andrew Siciliano | +1 (631) 425-6057 | asiciliano@kpmg.com

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