Mr. Joseph J. Chivini
Austin Chemical Company, Inc.
1565 Barclay Boulevard
Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089-4537
RE: The tariff classification of 3,5-Dichloroaniline (CAS # 626-43-7) from China
Dear Mr. Chivini:
In your letter dated December 29, 1997, you requested a
tariff classification ruling.
The applicable subheading for 3,5-Dichloroaniline, also
known as 3,5-Dichlorobenzenamine, will be 2921.42.1800,
Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which
provides for amine-function compounds: aromatic monoamines and
their derivative; salts thereof: aniline derivatives and their
salts: 3,5-Dichloroaniline. The rate of duty will be 5.8 percent
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
Stephanie Joseph at 212-466-5768.
Robert B. Swierupski