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 J87300 - NY J87354 > NY J87317

Previous Ruling Next Ruling
NY J87317

July 22, 2003

CLA-2-69:RR:NC:2:227 J87317


TARIFF NO.: 6912.00.4810

Ms. Cheryl Santos
One CVS Drive
Woonsocket, RI 02895

RE: The tariff classification of a ceramic teapot with cup from China.

Dear Ms. Santos:

In your letter dated July 8, 2003, you requested a tariff classification ruling. Sample is being returned as requested.

The submitted sample is a ceramic (stoneware) teapot with cup, which is referred to as the “2 in 1 Stoneware Tea Set” (item number 244600). The teapot, which features a removable lid and an exterior poinsettia motif, is designed to be inserted into the top portion of a matching tea cup with holly leaf and berry motif on its exterior. It is stated that the teapot is valued at $0.90 each and the cup is valued at $0.30 each.

The applicable subheading for the ceramic teapot with cup will be 6912.00.4810, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for other ceramic tablewareother than of porcelain or chinaother, suitable for food or drink contact. The rate of duty will be 9.8 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 George Kalkines at 646-733-3028.


Robert B. Swierupski

Previous Ruling Next Ruling

See also: