Mr. Joseph J. Chivini
Austin Chemical Company, Inc.
1565 Barclay Boulevard
Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089-4537
RE: The tariff classification of 2,4-Dichloroaniline (CAS # 554-
00-7) from China
Dear Mr. Chivini:
In your letter dated July 13, 1998, you requested a tariff classification
The applicable subheading for 2,4-Dichloroaniline will be 2921.42.1800,
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: 2,4-Dichloroaniline. The rate of
duty will be 5.8 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