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NY E88757

October 26, 1999

CLA-2-29:RR:NC:2:240 E88757


TARIFF NO.: 2921.42.1800

Mr. Joseph J. Chivini
Austin Chemical Company, Inc.
1565 Barclay Boulevard
Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089

RE: The tariff classification of Orthanilic acid (CAS # 88-21-1) from Japan

Dear Mr. Chivini:

In your letter dated October 6, 1999, you requested a tariff classification ruling.

The applicable subheading for Orthanilic acid, also known as o-Aminobenzenesulfonic acid will be 2921.42.1800, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for Amine-function compounds: Aromatic monoamines and their derivatives; salts thereof: Aniline derivatives and their salts: o-Aminobenzenesulfonic acid (Orthanilic acid).. Pursuant to General Note 14 to the Harmonized Tariff Schedule, this product will be free of duty.

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 Stephanie Joseph at 212-637-7066.


Robert B. Swierupski

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