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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 Pencil Leads, Black Or Colored HS Code 960920

Overview

IMPORTS

2008 2019

Top Origin Country

Jp
Japan

Top Destination State

Ca
California

EXPORTS

2008 2019

Top Destination Country

Mx
Mexico

Top Origin State

Pa
Pennsylvania

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Import Export Rankings (2022)

U.S. Import Rank (amongst 6 digit HS Codes) 3538th (of 5832)
U.S. Export Rank (amongst 6 digit HS Codes) 4433rd
Top Importing States California ($4,240,859), Tennessee ($1,470,083), New York ($922,077), and North Carolina ($680,286)
Top Exporting States California ($624,282), Tennessee ($135,660), New Jersey ($116,202), and Nevada ($69,471)
Top Countries Importing from the U.S. Mexico ($669,818), Canada ($434,730), Japan ($33,592), and Belgium ($24,000)
Top Countries Exporting to the U.S. Japan ($5,279,280), China ($2,604,478), France ($673,549), and Korea, South ($77,401)

U.S. Tariff Rates

Heading/
Subheading
Article
Description
Unit of
Quantity
General Special
9609.20 Pencil leads, black or colored:
9609.20 Pencil leads, black or colored:
9609.20.20.00 Not over 1.5 mm in maximum cross-sectional dimension gross Free
9609.20.20.00 Not over 1.5 mm in maximum cross-sectional dimension gross Free
9609.20.40.00 Over 1.5 mm in maximum cross-sectional dimension gross Free
9609.20.40.00 Over 1.5 mm in maximum cross-sectional dimension gross Free

Ruling

Date Ruling
Category
Tariff No
Ruling Reference Related
07/06/2011 NY N170442
Classification
8472.90.9080
9017.80.0000
8205.59.5560
8305.20.0000
8214.10.0000
9017.20.8080
9608.10.0000
9609.20.2000
4008.21.0000
4202.99.9000
The tariff classification of a school supply kit from China
02/28/2001 NY G87168
Classification
9608.40.8000
9609.20.4000
The tariff classification of “Accent Dry Pencil Bible Highlighters” and refills from Japan.
02/22/2001 NY G87357
Classification
9608.40.8000
9609.20.4000
The tariff classification of contractor's pencils from Canada and replacement leads from China.
02/13/2001 NY G86338
Classification
9608.40.8000
9609.20.2000
The tariff classification of clutch pencils from China and lead refills from Japan.
06/12/1998 NY C88743
Classification
9609.20.2000
9609.10.0000
9608.40.8000
9017.80.0000
8214.10.0000
4820.10.2020
4202.12.2085
4016.92.0000
3926.10.0000
The tariff classification of a stationery kit from Taiwan

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