Ms. Liz Neger
635 Brighton Road (P.O. Box 1649)
Clifton, NJ 07015-1649
RE:: The tariff classification of 2-Amino-5-chlorobenzoic acid (CAS #
635-21-2) from Italy
Dear Ms. Neger:
In your letter dated July 30, 1998, you requested a tariff classification
The applicable subheading for 2-Amino-5-chlorobenzoic acid, also known as
5-Chloroanthranilic acid, will be 2922.49.3700, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of
the United States (HTS), which provides for Amino-acids and their esters, other
than those containing more than one kind of oxygen function; salts thereof:
Other: Aromatic: Other: Other: Other...... The rate of duty will be 2.2 cents
per kilogram plus 12 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