Guidance

Multi-axial glass fibre fabrics (Tariff notice 17)

Changes to the Tariff on multi-axial glass fibre fabrics made up of separate layers of parallel glass filament yarns, which are laid on top of each other at different angles.

A new regulation published on 24 May 2019.

This is not considered a change in UK practice.

Change to regulation C179/2: Explanatory Notes to the Combined Nomenclature of the European Union

(2019/C 179/02)

Pursuant to Article 9(1)(a) of Council Regulation (EEC) No 2658/87 (1), the Explanatory Notes to the Combined Nomenclature of the European Union (2) are hereby amended as follows:

On page 293, the following explanatory note is inserted:

7019 39 00 - Other

This subheading includes multi-axial glass fibre fabrics which consist of separate layers of parallel glass filament yarns and where the layers are laid on top of one another at different angles.

The layers are bound together with a synthetic thread by mechanical bonding. These fabrics are used, for example, in boat and ship building or for making blades for wind turbines.

Contact details


Tariff Classification
Customs Directorate
10th Floor South East
Alexander House
21 Victoria Avenue
Southend-on-Sea
Essex
SS99 1AA

Email: tariff.classification@hmrc.gov.uk

This Tariff notice is published for information purposes only.

Published 12 June 2019