Mr. S. Fujii
Sumitomo Corporation of America
345 Park Avenue
New York, New York 10154-0042
RE: The tariff classification of Phenothrin (Cas # 26002-80-2)
Dear Mr. Fujii:
In your letter dated August 31, 1995, you requested a tariff
The applicable subheading for Phenothrin also known as 2,2-
Dimethyl-3-(2-methyl-1-propenyl) cyclopropane carboxylic acid (3-
phenoxyphenyl) methyl ester will be 2916.20.5000, Harmonized
Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for
cyclanic, cyclenic or cycloterpenic monocarboxylic acids, their
anhydrides, halides, peroxides, peroxyacids and their
derivatives: other. Pursuant to General Note 13 to the
Harmonized Tariff Schedule, this product will be free of duty.
This ruling is being issued under the provisions of Section
177 of the Customs Regulations (19 C.F.R. 177).
A copy of the ruling or the control number indicated above
should be provided with the entry documents filed at the time
this merchandise is imported. If you have any questions
regarding the ruling, contact National Import Specialist
Stephanie Joseph at 212-466-5768.
Roger J. Silvestri