Mr. Joseph J. Chivini
Austin Chemical Company, Inc.
1565 Barclay Boulevard
Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089-4537
RE: The tariff classification of Trifluoromethyl anisole (CAS #
454-90-0) from China
Dear Mr. Chivini:
In your letter dated March 30, 1998, you requested a tariff
The applicable subheading for Trifluoromethyl anisole will
be 2909.30.4000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States
(HTS), which provides for Ethers, ether-alcohols, ether-phenols,
ether-alcohol-phenols, alcohol peroxides, ether peroxides, ketone
peroxides (whether or not chemically defined), and their
halogenated, sulfonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives:
Aromatic ethers and their halogenated, sulfonated, nitrated or
nitrosated derivatives: Other: Other: Products described in
additional U.S. note 3 to section VI..... The rate of duty will
be 10.3 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
Stephanie Joseph at 212-466-5768.
Robert B. Swierupski