On July 31, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) published a general notice—later posted on…
CUSTOMS NOTICE – Repeal Of The U.S. Surtax Order
Customs Notice 19-09
Ottawa, May 19, 2019
1. Effective May 19, 2019, the United States Surtax Order (Steel and Aluminum): SOR/2018-152 and the United States Surtax Order (Other Goods): SOR/2018-153 imposing surtax on certain products originating in the United States are repealed. Please note that importers will no longer be required to pay surtax pursuant to the above-referenced orders.
2. For more information on the withdrawal of the surtax orders, within Canada call the Border Information Service at 1-800-461-9999. From outside Canada call 204-983-3500 or 506-636-5064. Long distance charges will apply. Agents are available Monday to Friday (08:00 – 16:00 local time / except holidays). TTY is also available within Canada: 1-866-335-3237.