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 > 2003 NY Rulings > NY J84960 - NY J85006 > NY J84960

Previous Ruling Next Ruling
NY J84960

June 2, 2003

CLA-2-21:RR:NC:2:228 J84960


TARIFF NO.: 2103.90.8000

Ms. Suzanne Justus
McCormick & Company, Inc.
226 Schilling Circle
Hunt Valley, MD 21031

RE: The tariff classification of a seasoning from Canada

Dear Ms. Justus:

In your letter dated May 14, 2003 you requested a tariff classification ruling.

A sample and ingredients breakdown were submitted with your letter. The sample was examined and disposed of. Product no. FA 1692, Garlic Cheese Herb Seasoning Blend is a uniform blend of grated cheese and chopped vegetables and herbs. The stated composition is 65-70 percent Romano, Parmesan and other, unidentified, hard grating cheeses, 10-15 percent dehydrated garlic, 5-10 percent salt, 1-5 percent, each, of oregano, basil, thyme, and rosemary, and less than one percent, each, of calcium silicate, garlic oil, and garlic flavor. The blend will be packaged in 5-ounce pouches and sold to restaurants, who will sprinkle the blend onto the edge of pizza crusts.

The applicable subheading for product FA 1692, Garlic Cheese Herb Seasoning Blend will be 2103.90.8000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for mixed condiments and mixed seasoningsother. The rate of duty will be 6.4 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 Stanley Hopard at 646-733-3029.


Robert B. Swierupski

Previous Ruling Next Ruling

See also: