Tariff Preference Level Cotton or Man-Made Fibre Spun Yarn for Export to the United States under the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement - Serial No. 997

Date: June 16, 2020

This Notice sets out the policies and practices pertaining to the administration of cotton or man-made fibre tariff preference level (TPL) spun yarn and metalized yarn for export to the United States under the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA).

This Notice, effective July 1, 2020, is provided pursuant to the authority of the Export and Import Permits Act (EIPA) and its corresponding regulations, and remains in effect until further notice.

Table of contents

  1. Definitions
  2. Eligibility criteria
  3. Administration policy
  4. Related links

1. Definitions

Tariff Preference Levels (TPL): special CUSMA provisions set out in Chapter 6, Annex 6-A, Section C Preferential Tariff Treatment for Non-Originating Goods of another Party, that provide for the application of CUSMA preferential tariffs for imports and exports of non-originating textile and apparel goods, up to a specified quantity.

Non-originating good: a good that does not meet the rules of origin of the agreement.

TPL-eligible spun yarn: cotton or man-made fibre spun yarns of heading 52.05 through 52.07 or 55.09 through 55.11 that are spun in Canada from fibre of heading 52.01 through 52.03 or 55.01 through 55.07, produced or obtained outside the territories of the Parties, and metalized yarn of heading 56.05 that are formed in Canada from fibres obtained outside the territories of the Parties as described in Chapter 6, Annex 6-A Special Provisions, Section C: Preferential Tariff Treatment for Non-Originating Goods of another Party of CUSMA.

2. Eligibility criteria

3. Administration policy

4. Related links

Handbook of Export and Import commodity codes

Key dates and access quantities

Applying for an Export Permit (Non-strategic Products)

Apply for an EIPA file number

Weekly TPL utilization information

Contact us

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