United States International Trade Commision Rulings And Harmonized Tariff Schedule
faqs.org  Rulings By Number  Rulings By Category  Tariff Numbers
faqs.org > Rulings and Tariffs Home > Rulings By Number > 1992 NY Rulings > NY 0873907 - NY 0874156 > NY 0873907

Previous Ruling Next Ruling

NY 873907

May 13, 1992

CLA-2-29:S:N:N1:235 873907


TARIFF NO.: 2917.19.4000

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

RE: The tariff classification of fumaric acid monoethyl ester (CAS # 2459-05-4) from Japan.

Dear Mr. Corboy:

In your letter dated April 21, 1992 you requested a tariff classification ruling.

The applicable subheading for fumaric acid monoethyl ester (CAS # 2459-05-4) will be 2917.19.4000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for derivatives of carboxylic acids produced from aromatic hydrocarbons. The duty will be 3.7 cents per kilogram plus 12.5 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

Previous Ruling Next Ruling

See also: