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NY 854685

Aug 8 1990

CLA-2-29:S:N:N1:235 854685


TARIFF NO.: 2918.19.2000

Edmund J. Corboy
Austin Chemical Company, Inc.
9655 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Rosemont, Illinois 60018-5299

RE: The tariff classification of L-3-phenyl lactic acid (CAS # 20312-36-1) from Japan.

Dear Mr. Corboy:

In your letter dated July 17, 1990 you requested a tariff classification ruling.

The applicable subheading for L-3-phenyl lactic acid (CAS # 20312-36-1) will be 2918.19.2000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for aromatic carboxylic acids with oxygen functions. The rate of duty will be 13.5 percent ad valorem.

This ruling is being issued under the provisions of Section 177 of the Customs Regulations (19 C.F.R. 177).

A copy of this ruling letter should be attached to the entry documents filed at the time this merchandise is imported. If the documents have been filed without a copy, this ruling should be brought to the attention of the Customs officer handling the transaction.


Jean F. Maguire
Area Director

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