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NY C89178

July 9, 1998

CLA-2-34:RR:NC:SP:236 C89178


TARIFF NO.: 3406.00.0000

Marian Harding Cochran, Esq.,

Atico International USA, Inc.

P.O. Box 14368

Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33302

RE: The tariff classification of candle from China.

Dear Ms. Harding Cochran:

In your letter dated June 10, 1998, you requested a tariff classification ruling.

The submitted sample consists of a white colored, poured wax candle in a molded, green colored wax container in the shape of a flower pot. It measures 3 1/2 inches tall and 4 3/4 inches across the top.

The applicable subheading for the above described candle will be 3406.00.0000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, which provides for candles, tapers, and the like. The rate of duty will be 1.2 percent ad valorem.

The Department of Commerce (DOC) has determined that petroleum wax candles in the following shapes: tapers, spirals, and straight-sided dinner candles; rounds, columns, pillars, votives; and various wax-filled containers are within the scope of the antidumping duty order on petroleum wax candles from China. In our opinion, the sample candle is within the scope of the antidumping duty order.

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 V. Gualario at 212-466-5744.


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