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 > 2000 NY Rulings > NY F82353 - NY F82420 > NY F82355

Previous Ruling Next Ruling
NY F82355

February 28, 2000

CLA-2-29:RR:NC:2:240 F82355


TARIFF NO.: 2916.20.5000

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

RE: The tariff classification of Cyclopentanecarboxylic acid, CAS 3400-45-1 from Japan

Dear Mr. Chivini:

In your letter dated you requested a tariff classification ruling.

Cyclopentanecarboxylic acid, CAS 3400-45-1, also known as Cyclopentanoic acid, is a pharmaceutical intermediate imported in bulk.

The applicable subheading for Cyclopentanecarboxylic acid will be 2916.20.5000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for Cylanic, cylenic or cycloterpenic monocarboxylic acids, their anhydrides, halides, peroxides, peroxyacids and their derivatives: Other. The rate of duty will be 3.7 percent 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 Stephanie Joseph at 212-637-7066.


Robert B. Swierupski

Previous Ruling Next Ruling

See also: