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 F86658 - NY F86721 > NY F86661

Previous Ruling Next Ruling
NY F86661

May 9, 2000

CLA-2-96:RR:NC:SP:233 F86661


TARIFF NO.: 9603.30.2000; 9603.30.4000; 9603.30.6000

Mr. Elliot Morowitz
S. Stern Custom Brokers, Inc.
JFK Int’l. Airport, Bldg. #80, Room 2D
Jamaica, NY 11430

RE: The tariff classification of a nail polish applicator brush from China.

Dear Mr. Morowitz:

In your letter dated May 1, 2000, on behalf of Crysta Int’l. Inc., you requested a tariff classification ruling.

The merchandise to be imported is a nail polish applicator brush. Two samples have been submitted with your request.

The applicable subheading for the nail polish applicator brush, if valued not over 5 cents each, will be 9603.30.2000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for artists’ brushes, writing brushes and similar brushes for the application of cosmetics: valued not over 5 cents each. The rate of duty will be 2.6% ad valorem. If valued over 5 cents but not over 10 cents each, the applicable subheading will be 9603.30.4000, HTS. The rate of duty will be free. If valued over 10 cents each, the applicable subheading will be 9603.30.6000, HTS. The rate of duty will be free.

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 Lawrence Mushinske at 212-637-7061.


Robert B. Swierupski

Previous Ruling Next Ruling

See also: