Mr. Eric T. Buchanan
D.J. Powers Co., Inc.
P.O. Box 9239
35 Barnard Street
Savannah, GA 31412-7241
RE: The tariff classification of p-Chloro-o-nitroaniline (CAS # 89-63-4) from India
Dear Mr. Buchanan:
In your letter dated August 20, 1996, you requested a tariff classification ruling on behalf
of your client Engelhard Corporation.
A sample of p-Chloro-o-nitroaniline was submitted with your inquiry and is being returned
as requested. The applicable subheading for p-Chloro-o-nitroaniline will be 2921.42.5500,
Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for amine-function
compounds: aromatic monoamines and their derivatives; salts thereof: aniline derivatives and their
salts: other: fast color bases. The rate of duty will be 11.3 percent ad valorem.
This ruling is being issued under the provisions of Part 177 of the Customs Regulations (19
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 Stephanie Joseph at 212-466-5768.
Roger J. Silvestri