Ms. Joan von Doehren
120 Route 17 North
P.O. Box 1579
Paramus, New Jersey 07653-1579
RE: The tariff classification of 1,4-Phenylene Diacetonitrile;
alpha, alpha-Dichloro-p-Xylene and 3-Bromo-d-Camphor from
Dear Ms. von Doehren:
In your letter dated November 30, 1994 you requested a
tariff classification ruling.
The applicable subheading for 1,4-Phenylene Diacetonitrile
(CAS # 622-75-3) also known as 1,4-Benzenediacetonitrile will be
2926.90.4400, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States
(HTS), which provides for nitrile-function compounds: other:
aromatic: other: other: products described in additional U.S.
note 3 to section VI. The rate of duty will be 12.8 percent ad
The applicable subheading for alpha, alpha-Dichloro-p-Xylene
(CAS # 523-25-6) also known as 1,4-Bis(Dichloromethyl)Benzene
will be 2903.69.7000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United
States (HTS), which provides for halogenated derivatives of
aromatic hydrocarbons: other: other: other. The rate of duty
will be 8.4 percent ad valorem.
The applicable subheading for 3-Bromo-d-Camphor (CAS #
10293-06-8) also known as 3-Bromo-1,7,7-trimethyl-bicyclo
[2.2.1]heptane-2-one will be 2914.29.5000, Harmonized Tariff
Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for ketones
and quinones, whether or not with other oxygen function, and
their halogenated, sulfonated, nitrated, or nitrosated
derivatives: cyclanic, cyclenic or cycloterpenic ketones without
other oxygen function: other: other. The rate of duty will be
4.8 percent ad valorem.
This ruling is being issued under the provisions of Section
177 of the Customs Regulations (19 C.F.R. 177).
A copy of this ruling letter should be attached to the entry
documents filed at the time this merchandise is imported. If the
documents have been filed without a copy, this ruling should be
brought to the attention of the Customs officer handling the
Jean F. Maguire
New York Seaport