Mr. Charles R. Simmons
C & P Sales, Inc.
4917 Clearview Dr.
P.O. Box 781
Williamsville, NY 14221
RE: The tariff classification of 4-Dimethylaminopyridine (CAS 1122-58-3)
from the United Kingdom.
Dear Mr. Simmons:
In your letter dated June 17, 1998, you requested a tariff classification
ruling for 4-Dimethylaminopyridine (Chemical Name - N,N-
Dimethyl-4-Pyridinamine) which you have stated is a pharmaceutical intermediate.
The applicable subheading will be 2933.39.9100, Harmonized Tariff Schedule
of the United States (HTS), which provides for heterocyclic compounds with
nitrogen hetero-atom(s) only: compounds containing an unfused pyridine ring
(whether or not hydrogenated) in the structure: other. The rate of duty will
be 2.2 cents per kilogram plus 12.3 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 Thomas Brady at 212-466-5747.
Robert B. Swierupski