Mr. Joseph J. Chivini
Austin Chemical Company, Inc.
1565 Barclay Boulevard
Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089
RE: The tariff classification of 4-(1-Piperazinyl) Benzamide from France.
Dear Mr. Chivini:
In your letter dated October 9, 1996, you requested a tariff classification
ruling for 4-(1-
Piperazinyl) Benzamide which you have stated is a pharmaceutical intermediate
and will be packaged in bulk form.
The applicable subheading will be 2933.59.7000, Harmonized Tariff
Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for heterocyclic compounds
with nitrogen hetero-atom(s) only; nucleic acids and their salts: compounds
containing a pyrimidine ring (whether or not hydrogenated) or piperazine ring in
the structure; nucleic acids and their salts: other. The rate of duty will be
12.1 percent ad valorem.
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 Thomas Brady at 212-466-5747.
Roger J. Silvestri