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NY N016741

September 26, 2007



TARIFF NO.: 3926.90.9980

Ms. Francine Ramsey
Hampton Direct, Inc.
350 Pioneer Drive, P.O. Box 1199
Williston, VT 05495

RE: The tariff classification of “Safety Fence Spike Strips” from Taiwan.

Dear Ms. Ramsey:

In your letter dated August 24, 2007, you requested a tariff classification ruling.

A photograph was provided with your letter. The Safety Fence Spike Strips (SKU #53240) are designed to be placed on top of a fence to prevent burglars and other intruders from climbing the fence. There are four strips to a package. Each strip measures 19 ½ inches in length by 2 inches in width, and contains 99 plastic spikes, each spike measuring ¾ inch in height. Mounting hardware is included.

The applicable subheading for the Safety Fence Spike Strips will be 3926.90.9980, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS), which provides for other articles of plastics, other. The rate of duty will be 5.3 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 Joan Mazzola at 646-733-3023.


Robert B. Swierupski

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