Ms. Nancy Lawrence
Suite 103, 147 Durham Street
Sudbury, Ontario P3E 3M9, Canada
RE: The tariff classification of printed matter from Canada
Dear Ms. Lawrence:
In your letter dated June 8, 1995, you requested a tariff
classification ruling. A sample article was submitted, which will
be retained for reference.
The sample is a printed paperboard folder, entitled
"Romance..A Survival Guide for Men", which encloses four smaller
paperboard folders, in slots in the interior of the outer folder.
The individual smaller folders are entitled "Do's and Don'ts",
"Daily Suggestions", "Special Activities" and "Gift Ideas".
The interiors of the smaller folders are printed with suitable
text on the title subjects. All printing appears to be by a
The applicable tariff provision for the article described will
be 4911.99.6000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States
Annotated (HTSUSA), which provides for: Other (than certain
enumerated) printed matter: Printed on paper in whole or in part by
a lithographic process. The general rate of duty will be 0.4
This ruling is being issued under the provisions of Part 177
of the Customs Regulations (19 CFR 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