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HS Nomenclature 2017 Edition
This section contains the text of the Nomenclature established under the International Convention on the Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System, effective from 1 January 2017.
22 January 2015
The 2017 Edition of the WCO Harmonized System Nomenclature will enter into force on 1 January 2017. It 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.
Complementary amendments to the HS Nomenclature 2017 Edition have been accepted as a result of the Council Recommendation of 11 June 2015. These further amendments enter into force on 1 January 2018. The HS Contracting Parties are, however, encouraged to apply these amendments from 1 January 2017.
Corrigendum amendments to the HS Nomenclature 2017 Edition
06 May 2015
This section contains the tables correlating the 2012 and 2017 versions of the Harmonized System (HS), as drawn up by the World Customs Organization Secretariat in accordance with instructions received from the Harmonized System Committee.