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U.S. Import and Export Data Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard HS Chapter 48

Overview

IMPORTS

2008 2020

Top Origin Country

Ca
Canada

Top Destination State

Ca
California

EXPORTS

2008 2020

Top Destination Country

Ca
Canada

Top Origin State

Tx
Texas

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Import Export Rankings (2022)

U.S. Import Rank (amongst 2 digit HS Codes) 23rd (of 98)
U.S. Export Rank (amongst 2 digit HS Codes) 16th
Top Importing States California ($1,903,759,301), New York ($1,327,302,226), Illinois ($1,111,986,397), and New Jersey ($974,766,102)
Top Exporting States Georgia ($1,650,440,329), Texas ($1,369,361,905), California ($806,199,245), and Washington ($799,438,987)
Top Countries Importing from the U.S. Canada ($4,763,095,966), Mexico ($3,561,932,098), China ($752,474,461), and Japan ($450,685,358)
Top Countries Exporting to the U.S. Canada ($5,301,518,236), China ($2,343,414,771), Mexico ($1,302,833,971), and Germany ($776,124,529)
CHAPTER 48
PAPER AND PAPERBOARD; ARTICLES OF PAPER PULP,
OF PAPER OR OF PAPERBOARD
X
48-1
Notes
  • 1. For the purposes of this chapter, except where the context otherwise requires, a reference to "paper" includes references to paperboard (irrespective of thickness or weight per m2).
  • 2. This chapter does not cover:
    • (a) Articles of chapter 30;
    • (b) Stamping foils of heading 3212;
    • (c) Perfumed papers or papers impregnated or coated with cosmetics (chapter 33);
    • (d) Paper or cellulose wadding impregnated, coated or covered with soap or detergent (heading 3401), or with polishes, creams or similar preparations (heading 3405);
    • (e) Sensitized paper or paperboard of headings 3701 to 3704;
    • (f) Paper impregnated with diagnostic or laboratory reagents (heading 3822);
    • (g) Paper-reinforced stratified sheeting of plastics, or one layer of paper or paperboard coated or covered with a layer of plastics, the latter constituting more than half the total thickness, or articles of such materials, other than wallcoverings of heading 4814 (chapter 39);
    • (h) Articles of heading 4202 (for example, travel goods);
    • (ij) Articles of chapter 46 (manufactures of plaiting material);
    • (k) Paper yarn or textile articles of paper yarn (section XI);
    • (l) Articles of chapter 64 or chapter 65;
    • (m) Abrasive paper or paperboard (heading 6805) or paper- or paperboard-backed mica (heading 6814) (paper and paperboard coated with mica powder are, however, to be classified in this chapter);
    • (n) Metal foil backed with paper or paperboard (generally section XIV or XV);
    • (o) Articles of heading 9209;
    • (p) Articles of chapter 95 (for example, toys, games, sports requisites); or
    • (q) Articles of chapter 96 (for example, buttons, sanitary towels (pads) and tampons, napkins (diapers) and napkin liners for babies).
  • 3. Subject to the provisions of note 7, headings 4801 to 4805 include paper and paperboard which have been subjected to calendering, super-calendering, glazing or similar finishing, false water-marking or surface sizing, and also paper, paperboard, cellulose wadding and webs of cellulose fibers, colored or marbled throughout the mass by any method. Except where heading 4803 otherwise requires, these headings do not apply to paper, paperboard, cellulose wadding or webs of cellulose fibers which have been otherwise processed.
  • 4. In this chapter, the expression "newsprint" means uncoated paper of a kind used for the printing of newspapers, of which not less than 50 percent by weight of the total fiber content consists of wood fibers obtained by a mechanical or chemi-mechanical process, unsized or very lightly sized, having a surface roughness Parker Print Surf (1 MPa) on each side exceeding 2.5 micrometers (microns), weighing not less than 40 g/m2 and not more than 65 g/m2, and applies only to paper: (a) in strips or rolls of a width exceeding 28 cm; or (b) in rectangular (including square) sheets with one side exceeding 28 cm and the other side exceeding 15 cm in the unfolded state.
  • 5. For the purposes of heading 4802, the expressions "paper and paperboard, of a kind used for writing, printing or other graphic purposes" and "nonperforated punch-cards and punch tape paper" mean paper and paperboard made mainly from bleached pulp or from pulp obtained by a mechanical or chemi-mechanical process and satisfying any of the following criteria:
    For paper or paperboard weighing not more than 150 g/m2:
    • (a) Containing 10 percent or more of fibers obtained by a mechanical or chemi-mechanical process, and
      • 1. weighing not more than 80 g/m2, or
      • 2. colored throughout the mass; or
    • (b) Containing more than 8 percent ash, and
      • 1. weighing not more than 80 g/m2, or
      • 2. colored throughout the mass; or
    • (c) Containing more than 3 percent ash and having a brightness of 60 percent or more; or
    • (d) Containing more than 3 percent but not more than 8 percent ash, having a brightness less than 60 percent and a burst index equal to or less than 2.5 kPa·m2/g; or
    • (e) Containing 3 percent ash or less, having a brightness of 60 percent or more and a burst index equal to or less than 2.5 kPa·m2/g.
    For paper or paperboard weighing more than 150 g/m2:
    • (a) Colored throughout the mass; or
    • (b) Having a brightness of 60 percent or more, and
      • 1. a caliper of 225 micrometers (microns) or less, or
      • 2. a caliper of more than 225 micrometers but not more than 508 micrometers (microns) and an ash content of more than 3 percent; or
    • (c) Having a brightness of less than 60 percent, a caliper of 254 micrometers (microns) or less and an ash content of more than 8 percent.
    Heading 4802 does not, however, cover filter paper or paperboard (including teabag paper) or felt paper or paperboard.
  • 6. In this chapter "kraft paper and paperboard" means paper and paperboard of which not less than 80 percent by weight of the total fiber content consists of fibers obtained by the chemical sulfate or soda processes.
  • 7. Except where the terms of the headings otherwise require, paper, paperboard, cellulose wadding and webs of cellulose fibers answering to a description in two or more of the headings 4801 to 4811 are to be classified under that one of such headings which occurs last in numerical order in the tariff schedule.
  • 8. Headings 4803 to 4809 apply only to paper, paperboard, cellulose wadding and webs of cellulose fibers:
    • (a) In strips or rolls of a width exceeding 36 cm; or
    • (b) In rectangular (including square) sheets with one side exceeding 36 cm and the other side exceeding 15 cm in the unfolded state.
  • 9. For the purposes of heading 4814, the expression "wallpaper and similar wall coverings" applies only to:
    • (a) Paper in rolls, of a width of not less than 45 cm and not more than 160 cm, suitable for wall or ceiling decoration:
      • (i) Grained, embossed, surface-colored, design-printed or otherwise surface-decorated (for example, with textile flock), whether or not coated or covered with transparent protective plastics;
      • (ii) With an uneven surface resulting from the incorporation of particles of wood, straw, etc.;
      • (iii) Coated or covered on the face side with plastics, the layer of plastics being grained, embossed, colored, design-printed or otherwise decorated; or
      • (iv) Covered on the face side with plaiting material, whether or not bound together in parallel strands or woven;
    • (b) Borders and friezes of paper, treated as above, whether or not in rolls, suitable for wall or ceiling decoration;
    • (c) Wall coverings of paper made up of several panels, in rolls or sheets, printed so as to make up a scene, design or motif when applied to a wall.
    Products on a base of paper or paperboard, suitable for use both as floor coverings and as wall coverings, are to be classified in heading 4823.
  • 10. Heading 4820 does not cover loose sheets or cards, cut to size, whether or not printed, embossed or perforated.
  • 11. Heading 4823 applies, inter alia, to perforated paper or paperboard cards for Jacquard or similar machines and paper lace.
  • 12. Except for the articles of heading 4814 or 4821, paper, paperboard, cellulose wadding and articles thereof, printed with motifs, characters or pictorial representations, which are not merely incidental to the primary use of the goods, fall in chapter 49.
Subheading Notes
  • 1. For the purposes of subheading 4804.11 and 4804.19, "kraftliner" means machine-finished or machine-glazed paper and paperboard, of which not less than 80 percent by weight of the total fiber content consists of wood fibers obtained by the chemical sulfate or soda processes, in rolls, weighing more than 115 g/m2 and having a minimum Mullen bursting strength, as indicated in the following table, or the linearly interpolated or extrapolated equivalent for any other weight:
  • Weight Minimum Mullen bursting strength
    (g/m2) (kPa)
    115 393
    125 417
    200 637
    300 824
    400 961
  • 2. For the purposes of subheadings 4804.21 and 4804.29, "sack kraft paper" means machine-finished paper, of which not less than 80 percent by weight of the total fiber content consists of fibers obtained by the chemical sulfate or soda processes, in rolls, weighing not less than 60 g/m2 but not more than 115 g/m2 and meeting one of the following sets of specifications:
    • (a) Having a Mullen burst index of not less than 3.7 kPa·m2/g and a stretch factor of more than 4.5 percent in the cross direction and of more than 2 percent in the machine direction.
    • (b) Having minima for tear and tensile as indicated in the following table, or the linearly interpolated equivalent for any other weight:
  • Weight Minimum tear Minimum tensile
    Machine direction Machine direction plus cross direction Cross direction Machine direction plus cross direction
    (grams per square meter) (millinewtons) (kilonewtons per meter)
    60 700 1,510 1.9 6
    70 830 1,790 2.3 7.2
    80 965 2,070 2.8 8.3
    100 1,230 2,635 3.7 10.6
    115 1,425 3,060 4.4 12.3
  • 3. For the purposes of subheading 4805.11, "semichemical fluting paper" means paper, in rolls, of which not less than 65 percent by weight of the total fiber content consists of unbleached hardwood fibers obtained by a combination of mechanical and chemical pulping processes, and having a CMT 30 (Corrugated Medium Test with 30 minutes of conditioning) crush resistance exceeding 1.8 newtons/g/m2 at 50 percent relative humidity, at 23°C.
  • 4. Subheading 4805.12 covers paper, in rolls, made mainly of straw pulp obtained by a combination of mechanical and chemical pulping processes, weighing 130 g/m2 or more, and having a CMT 30 (Corrugated Medium Test with 30 minutes of conditioning) crush resistance exceeding 1.4 newtons/g/m2 at 50 percent relative humidity, at 23°C.
  • 5. Subheading 4805.24 and 4805.25 cover paper and paperboard made wholly or mainly of pulp recovered (waste and scrap) paper or paperboard. Testliner may also have a surface layer of dyed paper or of paper made of bleached or unbleached non-recovered pulp. These products have a Mullen burst index of not less than 2 kPa·m2/g.
  • 6. For the purposes of subheading 4805.30, "sulfite wrapping paper" means machine-glazed paper, of which more than 40 percent by weight of the total fiber content consists of wood fibers obtained by the chemical sulfite process, having an ash content not exceeding 8 percent and having a Mullen burst index of not less than 1.47 kPa·m2/g.
  • 7. For the purposes of subheading 4810.22, "light-weight coated paper" means paper, coated on both sides, of a total weight not exceeding 72 g/m2, with a coating weight not exceeding 15 g/m2 per side, on a base of which not less than 50 percent by weight of the total fiber content consists of wood fibers obtained by a mechanical process.
Additional U.S. Notes
  • 1. For the purposes of this chapter the provisions for cellulose wadding and webs of cellulose fibers cover only products obtained from the pulp of chapter 47.
  • 2. Samples used in determining the weight of paper or paperboard classifiable in this chapter according to weight shall be conditioned in an atmosphere at 50 percent ( + 2 percent) relative humidity and at a temperature of 23°C( + 2°C).
Statistical Notes
  • 1. The term "standard newsprint paper" covers printing papers of heading 4801 which conform to the following specifications:
    Weight: Not less than 46.3 g/m2 nor more than 57 g/m2.
    Size: Rolls not less than 33 cm wide and not less than 71 cm in diameter; sheets not less than 51 cm by 76 cm.
    Thickness: Not more than 0.11 mm.
    Sizing: Time of transudation of water shall be not more than 10 seconds by the ground glass method.
    Ash Content: Not more than 6.5 percent.
    Color and Finish: White; or tinted shades of pink, peach or green in rolls; not more than 50 percent gloss when tested with the Ingersoll glarimeter.
  • 2. For the purposes of statistical reporting number 4823.90.8620, shoe coverings (booties) must be 50 percent or more by weight of cellulose/paper. This provision does not include disposable shoe coverings (booties) of non-woven textile fibers classified in heading 6307.
Compiler's Note
The provisions of subchapter II of chapter 99 (Miscellaneous Tariff Bills or MTBs), the provisions of the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) found in General Note 4 and most product exclusions from the additional tariffs on products of China in subchapter III of chapter 99 expired on December 31, 2020. However, no endnotes or footnotes relating to these provisions have been deleted as of the issue date of this edition.

U.S. Tariff Rates

Heading/
Subheading
Article
Description
Unit of
Quantity
General Special
4801.00.01 Newsprint, in rolls or sheets Free
4801.00.01.20 Standard newsprint paper t
4801.00.01.40 Other t
4802 Uncoated paper and paperboard, of a kind used for writing, printing or other graphic purposes, and non perforated punch-cards and punch tape paper, in rolls or rectangular (including square) sheets, of any size, other than paper of heading 4801 or 4803; hand-made paper and paperboard:
4802.10.00.00 Handmade paper and paperboard kg Free
4802.20 Paper and paperboard of a kind used as a base for photo-sensitive, heat-sensitive or electro-sensitive paper or paperboard:
4802.20.10.00 In strips or rolls of a width exceeding 15 cm or in rectangular (including square) sheets with one side exceeding 36 cm and the other side exceeding 15 cm in the unfolded state Free
4802.20.20.00 Basic paper to be sensitized for use in photography kg,m² Free
4802.20.40 Other Free
4802.20.40.20 Containing by weight 25 percent or more cotton fiber kg
4802.20.40.40 Other kg
4802.40.00.00 Wallpaper base (hanging paper) kg Free
4802.54 Weighing less than 40 g/m²:
4802.54.10.00 Writing paper kg Free
4802.54.20.00 India and bible paper kg Free
4802.54.31.00 Other kg Free
4802.54.50.00 Basic paper to be sensitized for use in photography kg,m2 Free
4802.54.61.00 Other kg Free
4802.55 Weighing 40 g/m² or more but not more than 150 g/m², in rolls:
4802.55.10.00 Writing and cover paper kg Free
4802.55.20.00 Drawing paper kg Free
4802.55.30.00 India and bible paper kg Free
4802.55.40.00 Other kg Free
4802.55.60.00 Basic paper to be sensitized for use in photography kg,m² Free
4802.55.70 Other Free
4802.55.70.20 Containing by weight 25 percent or more cotton fiber kg
4802.55.70.40 Other kg
4802.56 Weighing 40 g/m² or more but not more than 150 g/m², in sheets with one side not exceeding 435 mm and the other side not exceeding 297 mm in the unfolded state:
4802.56.10.00 Writing and cover paper kg Free
4802.56.20.00 Drawing paper kg Free
4802.56.30.00 India and bible paper kg Free
4802.56.40.00 Other kg Free
4802.56.60.00 Basic paper to be sensitized for use in photography kg,m² Free
4802.56.70 Other Free
4802.56.70.20 Containing by weight 25 percent or more cotton fiber kg
4802.56.70.50 Writing and cover paper kg
4802.56.70.90 Other kg
4802.57 Other, weighing 40 g/m² or more but not more than 150 g/m²:
4802.57.10 Writing and cover paper Free
4802.57.10.20 With one side equal to 559 mm and the other side equal to 280 mm in the unfolded state kg
4802.57.10.40 With one side equal to 965 mm and the other side equal to 635 mm in the unfolded state kg
4802.57.10.90 Other kg
4802.57.20.00 Drawing paper kg Free
4802.57.30.00 India and bible paper kg Free
4802.57.40 Other Free
4802.57.40.20 With one side equal to 559 mm and the other side equal to 280 mm in the unfolded state kg
4802.57.40.40 With one side equal to 965 mm and the other side equal to 635 mm in the unfolded state kg
4802.57.40.90 Other kg
4802.58 Weighing more than 150 g/m²:
4802.58.10.00 Writing and cover paper kg Free
4802.58.20 Other Free
4802.58.20.20 Drawing paper kg
4802.58.20.40 Bristols kg
4802.58.20.80 Other kg
4802.58.50.00 Basic paper to be sensitized for use in photography kg,m² Free
4802.58.60 Other Free
4802.58.60.20 Containing by weight 25 percent or more cotton fiber kg
4802.58.60.40 Other kg
4802.61 In rolls:
4802.61.10.00 Writing and cover paper kg Free
4802.61.20.00 Drawing paper kg Free
4802.61.31 Other Free
4802.61.31.10 Weighing less than 40 g/m2 kg
4802.61.31.35 Supercalendered kg
4802.61.31.91 Other kg
4802.61.50.00 Basic paper to be sensitized for use in photography kg,m² Free
4802.61.60 Other Free
4802.61.60.20 Containing by weight 25 percent or more cotton fiber kg
4802.61.60.40 Other kg
4802.62 In sheets with one side not exceeding 435 mm and the other side not exceeding 297 mm in the unfolded state:
4802.62.10.00 Writing and cover paper kg Free
4802.62.20.00 Drawing paper kg Free
4802.62.30.00 Other kg Free
4802.62.50.00 Basic paper to be sensitized for use in photography kg,m² Free
4802.62.61 Other Free
4802.62.61.20 Containing by weight 25 percent or more cotton fiber kg
4802.62.61.40 Other kg
4802.69 Other:
4802.69.10.00 Writing and cover paper kg Free
4802.69.20.00 Drawing paper kg Free
4802.69.30.00 Other kg Free
4803.00 Toilet or facial tissue stock, towel or napkin stock and similar paper of a kind used for household or sanitary purposes, cellulose wadding and webs of cellulose fibers, whether or not creped, crinkled, embossed, perforated, surface-colored, surface decorated or printed, in rolls or sheets:
4803.00.20.00 Cellulose wadding kg Free
4803.00.40.00 Other kg Free
4804 Uncoated kraft paper and paperboard, in rolls or sheets, other than that of heading 4802 or 4803:
4804.11.00.00 Unbleached kg Free
4804.19.00.00 Other kg Free
4804.21.00.00 Unbleached kg Free
4804.29.00.00 Other kg Free
4804.31 Unbleached:
4804.31.10.00 Weighing over 15 g/m² but not over 30 g/m² kg Free
4804.31.20.00 Other kg Free
4804.31.40 Wrapping paper Free
4804.31.40.20 Bag or sack paper kg
4804.31.40.40 Other kg
4804.31.60.00 Other kg Free
4804.39 Other:
4804.39.20.00 Condenser paper kg Free
4804.39.40 Wrapping paper Free
4804.39.40.20 Bag or sack paper kg
4804.39.40.41 Tissue paper having a basis weight not exceeding 29 g/m², in sheets kg
4804.39.40.49 Other kg
4804.39.60 Other Free
4804.39.60.20 Base stock for trays, dishes, plates, cups and the like kg
4804.39.60.40 Other kg
4804.41 Unbleached:
4804.41.20.00 Wrapping paper kg Free
4804.41.40.00 Other kg Free
4804.42.00 Bleached uniformly throughout the mass and of which more than 95 percent by weight of the total fiber content consists of wood fibers obtained by a chemical process Free
4804.42.00.10 Base stock for milk cartons and other beverage containers kg
4804.42.00.20 Folding carton stock kg
4804.42.00.30 Base stock for trays, dishes, plates, cups and the like kg
4804.42.00.40 Base stock for packaging kg
4804.42.00.50 Other kg
4804.49.00.00 Other kg Free
4804.51.00.00 Unbleached kg Free
4804.52.00 Bleached uniformly throughout the mass and of which more than 95 percent by weight of the total fiber content consists of wood fibers obtained by a chemical process Free
4804.52.00.10 Base stock for milk cartons and other beverage containers kg
4804.52.00.20 Folding carton stock kg
4804.52.00.30 Base stock for trays, dishes, plates, cups and the like kg
4804.52.00.40 Base stock for packaging kg
4804.52.00.50 Other kg
4804.59.00.00 Other kg Free
4805 Other uncoated paper and paperboard, in rolls or sheets, not further worked or processed than as specified in note 3 to this chapter:
4805.11.00.00 Semichemical fluting paper kg Free
4805.12 Straw fluting paper:
4805.12.10.00 Weighing 150 g/m² or less kg Free
4805.12.20.00 Weighing over 150 g/m² kg Free
4805.19 Other:
4805.19.10.00 Weighing 150 g/m² or less kg Free
4805.19.20.00 Weighing over 150 g/m² kg Free
4805.24 Weighing 150 g/m² or less:
4805.24.50.00 Weighing not over 15 g/m² kg Free
4805.24.70.00 Weighing over 15 g/m² but not over 30 g/m² kg Free
4805.24.90.00 Weighing over 30 g/m² kg Free
4805.25.00.00 Weighing more than 150 g/m² kg Free
4805.30.00.00 Sulfite wrapping paper kg Free
4805.40.00.00 Filter paper and paperboard kg Free
4805.50.00.00 Felt paper and paperboard kg Free
4805.91 Weighing 150 g/m² or less:
4805.91.10 Multi-ply paper and paperboard; bibulous and wrapping paper Free
4805.91.10.10 Folding carton board kg
4805.91.10.90 Other kg
4805.91.20.00 Condenser paper kg Free
4805.91.50.00 Weighing not over 15 g/m² kg Free
4805.91.70.00 Weighing over 15 g/m² but not over 30 g/m² kg Free
4805.91.90.00 Weighing over 30 g/m² kg Free
4805.92 Weighing more than 150 g/m² but less than 225 g/m²:
4805.92.20.00 Pressboard kg Free
4805.92.40 Other Free
4805.92.40.10 Folding carton board kg
4805.92.40.20 Construction paper kg
4805.92.40.30 Linerboard containing by weight less than 80 percent chemical sulfate wood pulp kg
4805.92.40.40 Other kg
4805.93 Weighing 225 g/m² or more:
4805.93.20.00 Pressboard kg Free
4805.93.40 Other Free
4805.93.40.10 Folding carton board kg
4805.93.40.15 Wet machine board kg
4805.93.40.20 Construction paper kg
4805.93.40.30 Linerboard containing by weight less than 80 percent chemical sulfate wood pulp kg
4805.93.40.50 Tube and core board kg
4805.93.40.60 Other kg
4806 Vegetable parchment, greaseproof papers, tracing papers and glassine and other glazed transparent or translucent papers, in rolls or sheets:
4806.10.00.00 Vegetable parchment kg Free
4806.20.00.00 Greaseproof papers kg Free
4806.30.00.00 Tracing papers kg Free
4806.40.00.00 Glassine and other glazed transparent or translucent papers kg Free
4807.00 Composite paper and paperboard (made by sticking flat layers of paper or paperboard together with an adhesive), not surface-coated or impregnated, whether or not internally reinforced, in rolls or sheets:
4807.00.10.00 Paper and paperboard, laminated internally with bitumen, tar or asphalt kg Free
4807.00.91.00 Straw paper and paperboard, whether or not covered with paper other than straw paper kg Free
4807.00.92.00 Cloth-lined or reinforced paper kg Free
4807.00.94.00 Other kg Free
4808 Paper and paperboard, corrugated (with or without glued flat surface sheets), creped, crinkled, embossed or perforated, in rolls or sheets, other than paper of the kind described in heading 4803:
4808.10.00.00 Corrugated paper and paperboard, whether or not perforated kg Free
4808.40.00.00 Kraft paper, creped or crinkled, whether or not embossed or perforated kg Free
4808.90 Other:
4808.90.20.00 Creped or crinkled kg Free
4808.90.40.00 Embossed kg Free
4808.90.60.00 Other kg Free
4809 Carbon paper, self-copy paper and other copying or transfer papers (including coated or impregnated paper for duplicator stencils or offset plates), whether or not printed, in rolls or sheets:
4809.20 Self-copy paper:
4809.20.20.00 Writing paper kg Free
4809.20.40.00 Other kg Free
4809.90 Other:
4809.90.20.00 Stereotype-matrix board and mat kg Free
4809.90.40.00 Simplex kg Free
4809.90.60.00 Duplex kg Free
4809.90.71.00 Impregnated, coated or both, but not otherwise treated kg Free
4809.90.80.00 Other kg Free
4810 Paper and paperboard, coated on one or both sides with kaolin (China clay) or other inorganic substances, with or without a binder, and with no other coating, whether or not surface-colored, surface-decorated or printed, in rolls or rectangular (including square) sheets, of any size:
4810.13 In rolls:
4810.13.11 Basic paper to be sensitized for use in photography Free
4810.13.11.20 Baryta coated kg,m²
4810.13.11.40 Other kg,m²
4810.13.13.00 India or bible paper kg Free
4810.13.19.00 Other kg Free
4810.13.20 Weighing more than 150 g/m² Free
4810.13.20.10 Coated on one side only kg
4810.13.20.90 Other kg
4810.13.50.00 Printed, embossed or perforated kg Free
4810.13.60.00 Basic paper to be sensitized for use in photography kg,m² Free
4810.13.70 Other Free
4810.13.70.20 Containing by weight 25 percent or more cotton fiber kg
4810.13.70.40 Other kg
4810.14 In sheets with one side not exceeding 435 mm and the other side not exceeding 297 mm in the unfolded state:
4810.14.11 Basic paper to be sensitized for use in photography Free
4810.14.11.20 Baryta coated kg,m²
4810.14.11.40 Other kg,m²
4810.14.13.00 India or bible paper kg Free
4810.14.19.00 Other kg Free
4810.14.20 Weighing more than 150 g/m² Free
4810.14.20.10 Coated on one side only kg
4810.14.20.90 Other kg
4810.14.50.00 Printed, embossed or perforated kg Free
4810.14.60.00 Basic paper to be sensitized for use in photography kg,m² Free
4810.14.70 Other Free
4810.14.70.20 Containing by weight 25 percent or more cotton fiber kg
4810.14.70.40 Other kg
4810.19 Other:
4810.19.11.00 Basic paper to be sensitized for use in photography kg,m² Free
4810.19.13.00 India or bible paper kg Free
4810.19.19.00 Other kg Free
4810.19.20 Weighing more than 150 g/m² Free
4810.19.20.10 Coated on one side only kg
4810.19.20.90 Other kg
4810.22 Light-weight coated paper:
4810.22.10.00 In strips or rolls of a width exceeding 15 cm or in rectangular (including square) sheets with one side exceeding 36 cm and the other side exceeding 15 cm in the unfolded state kg Free
4810.22.50 Printed, embossed or perforated Free
4810.22.50.44 Hole-punched looseleaf paper kg
4810.22.50.80 Other kg
4810.22.60.00 Basic paper to be sensitized for use in photography kg,m² Free
4810.22.70 Other Free
4810.22.70.20 Containing by weight 25 percent or more cotton fiber kg
4810.22.70.40 Other kg
4810.29 Other:
4810.29.10 In strips or rolls of a width exceeding 15 cm or in rectangular (including square) sheets with one side exceeding 36 cm and the other side exceeding 15 cm in the unfolded state Free
4810.29.10.25 In rolls kg
4810.29.10.35 In sheets kg
4810.29.50.00 Printed, embossed or perforated kg Free
4810.29.60.00 Basic paper to be sensitized for use in photography kg,m² Free
4810.29.70 Other Free
4810.29.70.20 Containing by weight 25 percent or more cotton fiber kg
4810.29.70.25 In rolls kg
4810.29.70.35 In sheets kg
4810.31 Bleached uniformly throughout the mass and of which more than 95 percent by weight of the total fiber content consists of wood fibers obtained by a chemical process and weighing 150 g/m² or less:
4810.31.10 In strips or rolls of a width exceeding 15 cm or in rectangular (including square) sheets with one side exceeding 36 cm and the other side exceeding 15 cm in the unfolded state Free
4810.31.10.20 Folding carton stock kg
4810.31.10.40 Base stock for trays, dishes, plates, cups and the like kg
4810.31.10.50 Gift wrap kg
4810.31.10.80 Other kg
4810.31.30.00 Cards, not punched, for punchcard machines, whether or not in strips kg Free
4810.31.65.00 Other kg Free
4810.32 Bleached uniformly throughout the mass and of which more than 95 percent by weight of the total fiber content consists of wood fibers obtained by a chemical process and weighing more than 150 g/m²:
4810.32.10 In strips or rolls of a width exceeding 15 cm or in rectangular (including square) sheets with one side exceeding 36 cm and the other side exceeding 15 cm in the unfolded state Free
4810.32.10.20 Folding carton stock kg
4810.32.10.40 Base stock for trays, dishes, plates, cups and the like kg
4810.32.10.60 Other kg
4810.32.30.00 Cards, not punched, for punchcard machines, whether or not in strips kg Free
4810.32.65.00 Other kg Free
4810.39 Other:
4810.39.12.00 Whether or not impregnated, but not otherwise treated kg Free
4810.39.14.00 Other kg Free
4810.39.30.00 Cards, not punched, for punchcard machines, whether or not in strips kg Free
4810.39.65.00 Other kg Free
4810.92 Multi-ply:
4810.92.12 Weighing more than 150 g/m² Free
4810.92.12.25 In rolls kg
4810.92.12.35 In sheets kg
4810.92.14 Other Free
4810.92.14.25 In rolls kg
4810.92.14.35 In sheets kg
4810.92.30.00 Cards, not punched, for punch card machines, whether or not in strips kg Free
4810.92.65 Other Free
4810.92.65.25 In rolls kg
4810.92.65.35 In sheets kg
4810.99 Other:
4810.99.10 In strips or rolls of a width exceeding 15 cm or in rectangular (including square) sheets with one side exceeding 36 cm and the other side exceeding 15 cm in the unfolded state Free
4810.99.10.10 Gift wrap paper kg
4810.99.10.50 Folding Carton kg
4810.99.10.60 Other kg
4810.99.30.00 Cards, not punched, for punch card machines, whether or not in strips kg Free
4810.99.65.00 Other kg Free
4811 Paper, paperboard, cellulose wadding and webs of cellulose fibers, coated, impregnated, covered, surface-colored, surface-decorated or printed, in rolls or rectangular (including square) sheets, of any size, other than goods of the kind described in heading 4803, 4809 or 4810:
4811.10 Tarred, bituminized or asphalted paper and paperboard:
4811.10.11.00 In strips or rolls of a width exceeding 15 cm or in rectangular (including square) sheets with one side exceeding 36 cm and the other side exceeding 15 cm in the unfolded state kg Free
4811.10.21.00 Other kg Free
4811.41 Self-adhesive:
4811.41.10.00 In strips or rolls of a width exceeding 15 cm or in rectangular (including square) sheets with one side exceeding 36 cm and the other side exceeding 15 cm in the unfolded state kg Free
4811.41.21.00 In strips or rolls kg Free
4811.41.30.00 Other kg Free
4811.49 Other:
4811.49.10.00 In strips or rolls of a width exceeding 15 cm or in rectangular (including square) sheets with one side exceeding 36 cm and the other side exceeding 15 cm in the unfolded state kg Free
4811.49.21.00 In strips or rolls kg Free
4811.49.30.00 Other kg Free
4811.51 Bleached, weighing more than 150 g/m²:
4811.51.20 0.3 mm or more in thickness Free
4811.51.20.10 Base stock for milk cartons and other beverage containers kg
4811.51.20.20 Folding carton stock kg
4811.51.20.30 Base stock for trays, dishes, plates, cups and the like kg
4811.51.20.40 Base stock for packaging kg
4811.51.20.50 Other kg
4811.51.40.00 Other kg Free
4811.51.60.00 Other kg Free
4811.59 Other:
4811.59.20.00 Printing paper kg Free
4811.59.40 Other Free
4811.59.40.20 Folding carton stock kg
4811.59.40.40 Other kg
4811.59.60.00 Other kg Free
4811.60 Paper and paperboard, coated, impregnated or covered with wax, paraffin, stearin, oil or glycerol:
4811.60.40.00 In strips or rolls of a width exceeding 15 cm or in rectangular (including square) sheets with one side exceeding 36 cm and the other side exceeding 15 cm in the unfolded state kg Free
4811.60.60.00 Other kg Free
4811.90 Other paper, paperboard, cellulose wadding and webs of cellulose fibers:
4811.90.10.00 Handmade paper kg Free
4811.90.20.00 Wholly or partly covered with flock, gelatin, metal or metal solutions kg Free
4811.90.30.00 Impregnated with latex kg Free
4811.90.40 Weighing not over 15 g/m² Free
4811.90.40.10 Tissue papers, in sheets kg
4811.90.40.90 Other kg
4811.90.60 Weighing over 15 g/m² but not over 30 g/m² Free
4811.90.60.10 Tissue papers having a basis weight not exceeding 29 g/m², in sheets kg
4811.90.60.90 Other kg
4811.90.80 Weighing over 30 g/m² Free
4811.90.80.20 Gift Wrap (other than tissue) kg
4811.90.80.30 Direct thermal coated paper kg
4811.90.80.50 Other kg
4811.90.90 Other Free
4811.90.90.10 Tissue papers having a basis weight not exceeding 29 g/m², in sheets kg
4811.90.90.30 Direct thermal coated paper kg
4811.90.90.35 Paper in sheets, lined or ruled, having a width of 152.4 to 360 mm inclusive and a length of 225.25 to 360 mm inclusive kg
4811.90.90.80 Other kg
4812.00.00.00 Filter blocks, slabs and plates, of paper pulp kg Free
4813 Cigarette paper, whether or not cut to size or in the form of booklets or tubes:
4813.10.00.00 In the form of booklets or tubes kg Free
4813.20.00.00 In rolls of a width not exceeding 5 cm kg Free
4813.90.00.00 Other kg Free
4814 Wallpaper and similar wallcoverings; window transparencies of paper:
4814.20.00.00 Wallpaper and similar wallcoverings, consisting of paper coated or covered, on the face side, with a grained, embossed, colored, design-printed or otherwise decorated layer of plastics kg Free
4814.90.02.00 Other kg Free
4816 Carbon paper, self-copy paper and other copying or transfer papers (other than those of heading 4809), duplicator stencils and offset plates, of paper, whether or not put up in boxes:
4816.20.00.00 Self-copy paper kg Free
4816.90.01.00 Other kg Free
4817 Envelopes, letter cards, plain postcards and correspondence cards, of paper or paperboard; boxes, pouches, wallets and writing compendiums, of paper or paperboard, containing an assortment of paper stationery:
4817.10.00.00 Envelopes thousands Free
4817.20 Letter cards, plain postcards and correspondence cards:
4817.20.20.00 Sheets of writing paper, with border gummed or perforated, with or without inserts, prepared for use as combination sheets and envelopes kg Free
4817.20.40.00 Other kg Free
4817.30.00.00 Boxes, pouches, wallets and writing compendiums, of paper or paperboard, containing an assortment of paper stationery kg Free
4818 Toilet paper and similar paper, cellulose wadding or webs of cellulose fibers, of a kind used for household or sanitary purposes, in rolls of a width not exceeding 36 cm, or cut to size or shape; handkerchiefs, cleansing tissues, towels, tablecloths, table napkins, bed sheets and similar household, sanitary or hospital articles, articles of apparel and clothing accessories, of paper pulp, paper, cellulose wadding or webs of cellulose fibers:
4818.10.00.00 Toilet paper kg Free
4818.20.00 Handkerchiefs, cleansing or facial tissues and towels Free
4818.20.00.20 Towels kg
4818.20.00.40 Other kg
4818.30.00.00 Tablecloths and table napkins kg Free
4818.50.00 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories Free
4818.50.00.20 Hospital/medical gowns or scrubs kg
4818.50.00.80 Other kg
4818.90.00 Other Free
4818.90.00.20 Face masks kg
4818.90.00.80 Other kg
4819 Cartons, boxes, cases, bags and other packing containers, of paper, paperboard, cellulose wadding or webs of cellulose fibers; box files, letter trays and similar articles, of paper or paperboard of a kind used in offices, shops or the like:
4819.10.00 Cartons, boxes and cases, of corrugated paper or paperboard Free
4819.10.00.20 Sanitary food and beverage containers kg
4819.10.00.40 Other kg
4819.20.00 Folding cartons, boxes and cases, of non-corrugated paper or paperboard Free
4819.20.00.20 Sanitary food and beverage containers kg
4819.20.00.40 Other kg
4819.30.00 Sacks and bags, having a base of a width of 40 cm or more Free
4819.30.00.20 Shipping sacks and multiwall bags, other than grocers' bags kg
4819.30.00.40 Other kg
4819.40.00 Other sacks and bags, including cones Free
4819.40.00.20 Shipping sacks and multiwall bags, other than grocers' bags kg
4819.40.00.40 Other kg
4819.50 Other packing containers, including record sleeves:
4819.50.20.00 Sanitary food and beverage containers kg Free
4819.50.30.00 Record sleeves kg Free
4819.50.40 Other Free
4819.50.40.20 Fiber drums, cans, tubes and similar containers kg
4819.50.40.40 Rigid boxes and cartons kg
4819.50.40.60 Other kg
4819.60.00.00 Box files, letter trays, storage boxes and similar articles, of a kind used in offices, shops or the like kg Free
4820 Registers, account books, notebooks, order books, receipt books, letter pads, memorandum pads, diaries and similar articles, exercise books, blotting pads, binders (looseleaf or other), folders, file covers, manifold business forms, interleaved carbon sets and other articles of stationery, of paper or paperboard; albums for samples or for collections and book covers (including cover boards and book jackets) of paper or paperboard:
4820.10 Registers, account books, notebooks, order books, receipt books, letter pads, memorandum pads, diaries and similar articles:
4820.10.20 Diaries, notebooks and address books, bound; memorandum pads, letter pads and similar articles Free
4820.10.20.10 Diaries and address books No.
4820.10.20.20 Memorandum pads, letter pads and similar articles No.
4820.10.20.30 Sewn composition books with dimensions of 152.4-381 mm (6" - 15"), inclusive (small side) X 222.5-381 mm (8.75" -15"), inclusive (large side) No.
4820.10.20.40 Other note books with dimensions of 152.4-381 mm (6" - 15"), inclusive (small side) X 222.5-381 mm (8.75" -15"), inclusive (large side) No.
4820.10.20.60 Other No.
4820.10.40.00 Other No. Free
4820.20.00.00 Exercise books No. Free
4820.30.00 Binders (other than book covers), folders and file covers Free
4820.30.00.20 Looseleaf binders kg
4820.30.00.40 Other kg
4820.40.00.00 Manifold business forms and interleaved carbon sets kg Free
4820.50.00.00 Albums for samples or for collections No. Free
4820.90.00.00 Other kg Free
4821 Paper and paperboard labels of all kinds, whether or not printed:
4821.10 Printed:
4821.10.20.00 Printed in whole or in part by a lithographic process kg Free
4821.10.40.00 Other kg Free
4821.90 Other:
4821.90.20.00 Self-adhesive kg Free
4821.90.40.00 Other kg Free
4822 Bobbins, spools, cops and similar supports of paper pulp, paper or paperboard (whether or not perforated or hardened):
4822.10.00.00 Of a kind used for winding textile yarn kg Free
4822.90.00.00 Other kg Free
4823 Other paper, paperboard, cellulose wadding and webs of cellulose fibers, cut to size or shape; other articles of paper pulp, paper, paperboard, cellulose wadding or webs of cellulose fibers:
4823.20 Filter paper and paperboard:
4823.20.10.00 Paint filters and strainers kg Free
4823.20.90.00 Other kg Free
4823.40.00.00 Rolls, sheets and dials, printed for self-recording apparatus kg Free
4823.61.00 Of bamboo Free
4823.61.00.20 Cups and round nested food containers kg
4823.61.00.40 Other kg
4823.69.00 Other Free
4823.69.00.20 Cups and round nested food containers kg
4823.69.00.40 Other kg
4823.70.00 Molded or pressed articles of paper pulp Free
4823.70.00.20 Plates, bowls or cups No.
4823.70.00.40 Other kg
4823.90 Other:
4823.90.10.00 Of paper pulp kg Free
4823.90.20.00 Of papier-mâché kg Free
4823.90.31.00 Cards, not punched, for punchcard machines, whether or not in strips kg Free
4823.90.40.00 Frames or mounts for photographic slides kg Free
4823.90.50.00 Hand fans kg,No. Free
4823.90.60.00 Gaskets, washers and other seals kg Free
4823.90.67.00 Other kg Free
4823.90.70.00 Of cellulose wadding kg Free
4823.90.80.00 Gaskets, washers and other seals kg Free
4823.90.86 Other Free
4823.90.86.20 Shoe covers (booties) of a kind described in statistical note 2 to this chapter kg
4823.90.86.80 Other kg

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