NY 813048 July 28, 1995
Mr. Joseph J. Chivini
Austin Chemical Company, Inc.
1565 Barclay Boulevard
Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089
RE: The tariff classification of 1,3-Cyclohexane Dione (CAS No.
504-02-9) from England.
Dear Mr. Chivini:
In your letter dated July 9, 1995, you requested a tariff
classification ruling for 1,3-cyclohexane dione which you have
stated is a pharmaceutical intermediate.
The applicable subheading 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. 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