Mr. Joseph J. Chivini
Austin Chemical Company
1565 Barclay Boulevard
Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089-4537
RE: The tariff classification of 4-Amino-2-chlorobenzoic
acid, CAS 2457-76-3 from Japan
Dear Mr. Chivini:
In your letter dated August 16, 1995, you requested a
tariff classification ruling.
The applicable HTS subheading for 4-Amino-2-
chlorobenzoic acid, CAS 2457-76-3 will be 2922.49.3700,
Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which
provides for amino-acids and their salts, other than those
containing more than one kind of oxygen function; salts
thereof: other: aromatic: other: other. The duty rate will be
3.3 cents per kilo plus 14.7 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 already been filed, this
ruling should be brought to the attention of the Customs
officer handling the transaction.
Jean F. Maguire
New York Seaport