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NY F87402

June 1, 2000

CLA-2-96:RR:NC:SP:233 F87402


TARIFF NO.: 9603.29.4090; 9603.29.8090

Ms. Anya J. Millican
British Jewellery and Giftware Federation 10 Vyse Street
Birmingham B18 6LT
United Kingdom

RE: The tariff classification of badger hair shaving brushes from the United Kingdom.

Dear Ms. Millican:

In your letter dated May 22, 2000, you requested a tariff classification ruling.

The merchandise to be imported consists shaving brushes with badger hair bristles.

The applicable subheading for the badger hair shaving brushes, if valued not over 40 cents each, will be 9603.29.4090, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for toothbrushes, shaving brushes, hair brushes valued not over 40 cents each, other. The rate of duty will be 0.2 cents each plus 7% ad valorem. If valued over 40 cents each, the applicable subheading will be 9603.29.8090, HTS. The rate of duty will be 0.3 cents each plus 3.6% ad valorem.

You have inquired as to what the import restrictions are with regards to importing badger hair shaving brushes. The merchandise is subject to regulations administered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Inquiries concerning applicable regulations may be addressed to that agency at the following location:

Office of Management Authority
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
4401 N. Fairfax Drive, Rm. 432
Arlington, VA 22203

The telephone number for the local U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is (516)825-3950.

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

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