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U.S. Trade Data Categorized by Harmonized System Code

Flexport’s import and export data is sourced from US Census statistical records. Figures represent imports to the United States from other countries and exports from the United States to other countries. Read more about HS Codes here.

U.S. Import and Export Data Mail Sorting, Opening, Postage Affixing,etc, Mach HS Code 847230

Overview

IMPORTS

2008 2020

Top Origin Country

De
Germany

Top Destination State

Nc
North Carolina

EXPORTS

2008 2020

Top Destination Country

Gb
United Kingdom

Top Origin State

Ct
Connecticut

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Import Export Rankings (2022)

U.S. Import Rank (amongst 6 digit HS Codes) 2261st (of 5832)
U.S. Export Rank (amongst 6 digit HS Codes) 2025th
Top Importing States North Carolina ($18,505,913), Georgia ($8,542,162), Connecticut ($7,578,845), and Illinois ($5,656,917)
Top Exporting States Connecticut ($15,047,213), Indiana ($5,211,815), Minnesota ($3,692,494), and New Jersey ($2,197,412)
Top Countries Importing from the U.S. United Kingdom ($5,001,470), Canada ($4,490,534), Korea, South ($4,032,196), and Japan ($3,617,060)

U.S. Tariff Rates

Heading/
Subheading
Article
Description
Unit of
Quantity
General Special
8472.30.00.00 Machines for sorting or folding mail or for inserting mail in envelopes or bands, machines for opening, closing or sealing mail and machines for affixing or canceling postage stamps No. 1.8% Free (A, AU, BH, CA, CL, CO, E, IL, JO, KR, MA, MX, OM, P, PA, PE, SG)
8472.30.00.00 Machines for sorting or folding mail or for inserting mail in envelopes or bands, machines for opening, closing or sealing mail and machines for affixing or canceling postage stamps No. 1.8% Free (A, AU, BH, CL, CO, D, E, IL, JO, KR, MA, OM, P, PA, PE, S, SG)

Ruling

Date Ruling
Category
Tariff No
Ruling Reference Related
10/24/2014 NY N257804
Classification
8471.80.9000
8472.30.0000
The tariff classification for the Horizon Evolution HD High-Volume Card Personalization System and the NBS-1500 Card Mailing System from Malaysia, Germany, and the U.K.
09/07/2004 HQ 967239
Classification
8472.30.0000
Protest 3901-04-100844; Automatic Wrapping System G83906
04/15/2003 HQ 966264
Classification
8472.30.00
Printed Media Distribution Systems; NY G83906 Affirmed G83906
11/12/2002 NY I87344
Classification
8472.30.0000
The tariff classification of paper handling/bulk mailing machines from Sweden.
11/16/2000 NY G83906
Classification
8472.30.0000
The tariff classification of printed media distribution systems from the Netherlands.
01/30/1996 NY 818708
Classification
8472.30.0000
The tariff classification of Top Flat Sorting Machine from France
12/07/1995 NY 817051
Classification
8472.30.0000
The tariff classification of a sorting machine from Italy.

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