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Heading / Subheading Stat Suffix Article Description Unit of Quantity Rates of Duty
1-General 1-Special 2
9809.00.10
Public documents, whether or not in the form of microfilm, microfiches, or similar film media (including exposed and developed motion picture and other films, recorded video tapes and sound recordings) issued essentially at the instance and expense of a foreign government, of a political subdivision of a foreign country or of an international organization the membership of which includes two or more foreign countries
FreeFree
Articles for foreign governments on a reciprocal basis and for public international organizations:
9809.00.20
Upon the request of the Department of State, office supplies and equipment and other articles for the official use of representatives of foreign governments or of personnel of public international organizations, on duty in the United States
FreeFree
9809.00.30
Articles for the official use of members of the armed forces of any foreign country on duty in the United States
FreeFree
Upon the request of the Department of State, articles (other than communications satellites and parts thereof) which are the property of a foreign government or of a public international organization:
9809.00.40
Articles which, while in the United States, will remain the property of such government or of such organization and will be used only in connection with noncommercial functions of such government or of such organization, including exhibitions which are sponsored by or participated in by such government or such organization and which are not commercial in character or connected with commercial undertakings
FreeFree
9809.00.50
Prosthetic appliances furnished by a foreign government to former members of its armed forces who reside in the United States
FreeFree
9809.00.60
Headstones furnished by a foreign government for graves of its war veterans buried in the United States
FreeFree
9809.00.70
Articles for presentation as gifts to the United States Government, to any State or local government or to any public institution organized in the United States
FreeFree
9809.00.80
Printed matter, not containing advertising matter, for free distribution
FreeFree
  • Footnotes
  • [1] See chapter 98 statistical note 1.