A Breaking News for Steel products from government:
- Beijing has decided to remove the export tax rebates on 146 kinds of steel products commencing May 1, according to an April 28 joint announcement from China’s Ministry of Finance and State Taxation Administration.
- After the long wait and market speculation, China’s governing bodies have finally announced the list of the steel products that will no longer enjoy any tax rebates when exporting, and the new measure will be applied to any Customs declaration forms that are dated on May 1 and afterwards, the joint statement explained briefly.
- The 146 products cover carbon, alloy and stainless steel products such as alloy steel powder, hot-rolled, cold-rolled, galvanized, galvalum, and coated carbon steel flats, welded pipes, and hot-rolled, pickled, cold-rolled stainless flats, tubes and pipes, bars and wire rods, steel rails, and angles. the HS codes of the affected steel items start with the four digits including 7205, 7209, 7210, 7212, 7214, 7217, 7219, 7220, 7221, 7222, 7223, 7225, 7226, 7227, 7228, 7229, 7301, 7302, 7303, 7304, 7305,7306 and 7307, Mysteel Global learnt from product list attached to the announcement.
Check the following table about the 146 items tax rebate cancellation HS CODE: