Mr. Wayne Buehrer
Tomen America Inc.
444 Market Street, Suite 1000
San Francisco, CA 94111
RE: The tariff classification of acrylic acid from Japan.
Dear Mr. Buehrer:
In your letter dated October 20, 1993, you requested a tariff
The applicable subheading for the product described above will be
2916.11.0000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which
provides for arcylic acid. The rate of duty will be 4.2 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 transaction.
Jean F. Maguire
New York Seaport