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 > 1996 NY Rulings > NY A82884 - NY A82937 > NY A82929

Previous Ruling Next Ruling
NY A82929

April 30, 1996

CLA-2-29:RR:NC:FC:239 A82929


TARIFF NO.: 2933.79.8000

Ms. Alice M. Sakosits
SST Corporation
635 Brighton Road
Clifton, NJ 07015-1649

RE: The tariff classification of Pyrrolidone Carboxylic Acid (CAS 98-79-3) from France.

Dear Ms. Sakosits:

In your letter dated April 19, 1996, you requested a tariff classification ruling for Pyrrolidone Carboxylic Acid (Chemical Name - L-Pyroglutamic Acid) which you have stated is used as a resolving agent.

The applicable subheading will be 2933.79.8000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for heterocyclic compounds with nitrogen hetero-atom(s) only: nucleic acids and their salts: other lactams. Pursuant to General Note 13 to the Harmonized Tariff Schedule, this product is duty free.

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.


Roger J. Silvestri

Previous Ruling Next Ruling

See also: