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CSMS #14-000078
   
  Title: Reminder: All Imports of Steel Mill products need an entry-specific license
  Date: 2/7/2014 11:32:19 AM
  To: Automated Broker Interface, ACE Portal Accounts
 
 
   
 

Brokers and importers are reminded that all imports of steel mill products need a steel 
import license for each entry.  The steel import license number obtained for each shipment needs to reported on the corresponding entry summary.  

Importers need to obtain a steel license for each entry from  the Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration (DOC/ITA) under the Steel Import Monitoring and Analysis System (SIMA).  

Information is available at http://hq-web03.ita.doc.gov/Steel/SteelLogin.nsf on obtaining steel licenses.  Also consult 19 CFR 360 for the applicable regulatory requirements.

If you have any questions regarding the requirement for steel license numbers, please contact your Account Manager or ABI Client Representative or the DOC/ITA steel licensing hotline at 202- 482-2105 or steel.license@trade.gov.