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 A83404 - NY A83501 > NY A83493

Previous Ruling Next Ruling
NY A83493

May 28, 1996

CLA-2-87:RR:NC:MA:101 A83493


TARIFF NO.: 8714.99.8000

Mr. Joel N. Meyer
1942 Shawnee Road
Eagan, MN 55122

RE: The tariff classification of a bicycle attachment from Taiwan

Dear Mr. Meyer:

In your letter dated May 6, 1996 you requested a tariff classification ruling.

The item concerned is "The Follower"; it consists of two attachable, steel bars, 2 pedals, a chain-driven 20" wheel, a bicycle seat and a tall flag attached to the axle of the wheel.

You state that the function of this item is to attach to the rear of a regular bicyle allowing a child to accompany the regular bicycle rider.

The applicable subheading for "The Follower" will be 8714.99.8000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for Parts and accessories of [bicycles]: Other: Other: Other. The rate of duty will be 10% 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 Robert DeSoucey at 212-466-5667.


Roger J. Silvestri

Previous Ruling Next Ruling

See also: