JUL 17 1991
Mr. Dean Shah
Spectra Dyestuffs Inc.
9837 Belmont Street
Bellflower, CA 90706
RE: The tariff classification of five dyes from India.
Dear Mr. Shah:
In your letter dated June 20, 1991, you requested a tariff
classification ruling for the following dyes:
Product Color Index Name CAS#
Direct Supra Blue BRL Direct Blue 201 60800-55-7
Direct Brown 3G Direct Brown 1 3811-71-0
Direct Light Scarlet F2G Direct Red 224 12222-48-9
Direct Light Rose FR Direct Red 227 12222-51-4
Direct Supra Red BWS Direct Red 243 52953-36-3
The applicable subheading for Direct Supra Blue BRL, Direct
Light Scarlet F2G, Direct Light Rose FR and Direct Supra Red BWS
will be 3204.14.3000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United
States (HTS), which provides for other direct dyes: products
described in additional U.S. note 3 to section VI. The rate of
duty will be 15 percent ad valorem.
The applicable subheading for Direct Brown 3G will be
3204.14.5000, HTS, which provides for other direct dyes. The
rate of duty will be 20 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