Guidance

Aluminium wheels (Tariff stop press notice 15)

Find out about the changes to chapter 87 of volume 2 of the printed version of the UK Trade Tariff and Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight (CHIEF) from 9 May 2018.

Chapter 87

Delete the commodity codes 8708 7010 10 and 8708 7010 90, and replace with:

Wheels of aluminium, whether or not with their accessories and whether or not fitted with tyres:

8708 7010 15 Fitted with pneumatic tyres, new or retreaded, of rubber, of a kind used for buses or lorries, with a load index exceeding 121

8708 7010 50 Other

Other:

8708 7010 80 Fitted with pneumatic tyres, new or retreaded, of rubber, of a kind used for buses or lorries, with a load index exceeding 121

8705 7010 85 Other

Delete the commodity codes 8708 7050 10 and 8708 7050 90, and replace with:

Wheels of aluminium, whether or not with their accessories and whether or not fitted with tyres:

8708 7050 15 Fitted with pneumatic tyres, new or retreaded, of rubber, of a kind used for buses or lorries, with a load index exceeding 121

8708 7050 50 Other

Other:

8708 7050 80 Fitted with pneumatic tyres, new or retreaded, of rubber, of a kind used for buses or lorries, with a load index exceeding 121

8705 7050 85 Other

Delete the commodity code 8708 7091 00 and replace with:

8708 7091 Wheel centres in star form, cast in one piece, of iron or steel

8708 7091 15 Fitted with pneumatic tyres, new or retreaded, of rubber, of a kind used for buses or lorries, with a load index exceeding 121

8708 7091 90 Other

Delete the commodity code 8708 7099 00 and replace with:

8708 7099 Other

8708 7099 15 Fitted with pneumatic tyres, new or retreaded, of rubber, of a kind used for buses or lorries, with a load index exceeding 121

8708 7099 90 Other

Delete the commodity codes 8716 9090 10 and 8716 9090 90, and replace with:

Aluminium road wheels of vehicles of CN heading 8716, whether or not with their accessories and whether or not fitted with tyres:

8716 9090 15 Fitted with pneumatic tyres, new or retreaded, of rubber, of a kind used for buses or lorries, with a load index exceeding 121

8716 9090 50 Other

Other:

8716 9090 80 Fitted with pneumatic tyres, new or retreaded, of rubber, of a kind used for buses or lorries, with a load index exceeding 121

8716 9090 85 Other

These changes come into effect from 9 May 2018.

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Published 15 May 2018