MAY 18 1990
Mr. Edmund J. Corboy
Austin Chemical Company, Inc.
9655 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Rosemont, Illinois 60018-5299
RE: The tariff classification of 2,6-Difluorobenzamide, CAS
18063-03-1 from Switzerland
Dear Mr. Corboy:
In your letter dated May 3, 1990, you requested a tariff
The applicable HTS subheading for 2,6-Difluorobenzamide,
CAS 18063-03-1 will be 2924.29.4000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule
of the United States (HTS), which provides for cyclic amides
(including cyclic carbamates) and their derivatives; salts
thereof: other: aromatic. The duty rate will be 13.5 percent ad
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