Mr. Raj Shah
127 Carlton Avenue #2
Jersey City, NJ 07306
RE: The tariff classification of sodium phenate (CAS# 139-02-6);
phenoxy acetic acid (CAS# 122-59-8); para chloro phenol (CAS# 106-
48-9); chloranil (CAS# 118-75-2) and 6-chloro-2-aminophenol-4-
sulphonic acid (CAS# 5857-94-3) from India.
Dear Mr. Shah:
In your letter received by this office on July 20, 1993, you requested
a tariff classification ruling.
The applicable Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) subheadings and rates
of duty for these products will be as follows:
CHEMICAL PRODUCT HTS DUTY
sodium phenate 2907.11.0000 7.2 % ad valorem
phenoxy acetic acid 2918.90.4500 3.7 cents per kg plus
17.9 % ad valorem
para chloro phenol 2908.10.5000 1.5 cents per kg plus
19.4 % ad valorem
chloranil 2914.70.5000 4 % ad valorem
6-chloro-2-aminophenol-4- 2922.29.3500 13.5% 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 transaction.
Jean F. Maguire
New York Seaport