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NY M85697

August 31, 2006

CLA-2-73:RR:NC:N1:113 M85697


TARIFF NO.: 7326.90.8587

Mr. Joseph R. Hoffacker
Barthco Trade Consultants
S. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19112-1404

RE: The tariff classification of animal cages from China

Dear Mr. Hoffacker:

In your letter dated August 11, 2006, on behalf of Primate products, Inc., you requested a tariff classification ruling.

The merchandise is a stainless steel cage for primates, item PR242730CS. The cage’s external dimensions are 24 inches in width, 29 inches in depth and 31 inches in height [ 61 x 74 x 79 cm.] It has a one-piece wrap-around of 22-gauge steel and a front of steel wire.

The applicable subheading for the cage will be 7326.90.8587, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS), which provides for other articles of iron or steel, other. The rate of duty will be 2.9 percent ad valorem.

Duty rates are provided for your convenience and are subject to change. The text of the most recent HTSUS and the accompanying duty rates are provided on World Wide Web at http://www.usitc.gov/tata/hts/.

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 James Smyth at 646-733-3018.


Robert B. Swierupski

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