Mr. Joseph J. Chivini
Austin Chemical Company, Inc.
1565 Barclay Boulevard
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
RE: The tariff classification of Hydralazine Hydrochloride (CAS-304-20-1), imported in bulk form, from India
Dear Mr. Chivini:
In your letter dated October 24, 2002, you requested a tariff classification ruling.
The subject product, Hydralazine Hydrochloride, is indicated for the treatment of hypertension.
The applicable subheading for Hydralazine Hydrochloride, imported in bulk form, will be 2933.99.5100, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for “Heterocycyclic compounds with nitrogen hetero-atom(s) only: Other: Other: Aromatic or modified aromatic: Other: Drugs: Cardiovascular drugs: Hydralazine hydrochloride.” Pursuant to General Note 13, HTS, the rate of duty will be free.
This merchandise may be subject to the requirements of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, which is administered by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. You may contact them at 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857, telephone number 301-443-1544.
This ruling is being issued under the provisions of Part 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 Harvey Kuperstein at 646-733-3033.
Robert B. Swierupski