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 > 1998 NY Rulings > NY 851320 - NY 851835 > NY 851722

Previous Ruling Next Ruling
NY 851722



TARIFF NO.: 8538.90.0080

Ms. Carol A. Wnuk
P.O. Box 950
Buffalo, New York 14213

RE: The tariff classification of the MW10 connector part from Canada.

Dear Ms. Wnuk:

This classification decision under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS) is being issued in accordance with the provisions of Section 177 of the Customs Regulations (19 C.F.R. 177).

DATE OF INQUIRY : April 16, 1990

ON BEHALF OF : Contact Manufacturing Inc.

MERCHANDISE : Part 14-1 is a component of the cap and handle sub-assembly of the MW10 connector. The finished product will be used as an electrical connector in military radios.

HTS PROVISION : Parts suitable for use solely or principally with the apparatus of heading 8535, 8536 or 8537: Other...Other: Other...

HTS SUBHEADING : 8538.90.0080

RATE OF DUTY : 5.3 percent ad valorem.

DUTY CONCESSION : Goods classifiable under subheading 8538.90.0080, HTS, which have originated in the territory of Canada, will be entitled to a 4.2 percent ad valorem rate of duty under the United States-Canada Free Trade Agreement (FTA) upon compliance with all applicable regulations.
OTHER : The sample(s) will be returned as requested.

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