Mr. Joseph J. Chivini
Austin Chemical Company, Inc.
1565 Barclay Boulevard
Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089
RE: The tariff classification of 2-(Trifluoromethyl)-Phenothiazine (CAS
92-30-8) from France.
Dear Mr. Chivini:
In your letter dated October 23, 1998, you requested a tariff
classification ruling for 2-(Trifluoromethyl)-Phenothiazine which you have
stated is used as a pharmaceutical intermediate and will be packaged in bulk
The applicable subheading will be 2934.30.1200, Harmonized Tariff
Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for other heterocyclic
compounds: compounds containing a phenothiazine ring system (whether or not
hydrogenated), not further fused. The rate of duty will be 6.5 percent ad
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