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U.S. Import and Export Data Benzoic Acid, Its Salts And Esters HS Code 291631

Overview

IMPORTS

2008 2018

Top Origin Country

Cn b6d9499b546404dd5e107d3d73b0a7ceca520d5c537eafc40b6caca43ee44fcb
China

Top Destination State

Il 0885a441f46e1dfd947e88ba18f8694e817bb9c9019a90256790eb7f05e84a47
Illinois

EXPORTS

2008 2018

Top Destination Country

Ca 1b06a403db48a97b049e0b8e01a2861b4a559d04397ad3d69655c639a8f6d6bf
Canada

Top Origin State

Wa e258b50c9a1b0ad43b885d0cd82afc7a53c3111f68f089ea78bb20133de75bf6
Washington

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Import Export Rankings (2019)

U.S. Import Rank (amongst 6 digit HS Codes) 2447th (of 5832)
U.S. Export Rank (amongst 6 digit HS Codes) 2062nd
Top Importing States New Jersey ($9,809,409), New York ($6,615,851), Illinois ($6,571,573), and Tennessee ($5,205,782)
Top Exporting States Washington ($23,291,500), Oregon ($5,863,420), North Carolina ($5,324,088), and Tennessee ($2,550,272)
Top Countries Importing from the U.S. Canada ($11,001,261), Mexico ($9,423,581), Brazil ($6,942,514), and Philippines ($1,849,475)
Top Countries Exporting to the U.S. China ($24,124,971), Netherlands ($18,872,182), Estonia ($9,618,263), and Canada ($3,511,716)

U.S. Tariff Rates

Heading/
Subheading
Article
Description
Unit of
Quantity
General Special
2916.31 Benzoic acid, its salts and esters:
2916.31.11 Benzoic acid and its salts 6.5% Free (A, AU, BH, CA, CL, CO, E, IL, JO, KR, MA, MX, OM, P, PA, PE, SG)
2916.31.11.05 Benzoic acid kg
2916.31.11.70 Sodium benzoate kg
2916.31.11.90 Other kg
2916.31.20.00 Odoriferous or flavoring compounds kg 6.5% Free (A, AU, BH, CA, CL, CO, E, IL, JO, KR, MA, MX, OM, P, PA, PE, SG)
2916.31.30.00 Products described in additional U.S. note 3 to section VI kg 6.5% Free (A+, AU, BH, CA, CL, CO, D, E, IL, JO, K, KR, MA, MX, OM, P, PA, PE, SG)
2916.31.50.00 Other kg 6.5% Free (A+, AU, BH, CA, CL, CO, D, E, IL, JO, K, KR, MA, MX, OM, P, PA, PE, SG)

Ruling

Date Ruling
Category
Tariff No
Ruling Reference Related
04/04/2000 NY F83338
Classification
2916.31.3000
The tariff classification of 2 Naphthol benzoate (CAS # 93-44-7) from China
02/11/1999 NY D85328
Classification
2916.31.2000
2918.23.2000
The tariff classification of Geranyl Butyrate (CAS # 106-29-6), Ethyl Benzoate Natural (CAS # 93-89-0), Ethyl Lactate Natural (CAS # 97-64-3) and Methyl Salicylate Natural (CAS # 119-36-8) from France Dear Mr. Halaburda:
10/22/1997 NY B88104
Classification
2915.39.1000
2916.31.3000
The tariff classification of Benzyl alcohol (CAS # 100-51-6), Benzyl acetate (CAS# 140-11-4) and Benzyl benzoate (CAS # 120-51-4) from India
05/12/1995 NY 808106
Classification
2916.31.5000
2916.31.3000
3812.20.1000
The tariff classification of Dipropylene glycol dibenzoate (CAS # 27138-31-4), Diethylene glycol dibenzoate (CAS # 120- 55-8) and a mixture composed of dipropylene glycol benzoate and diethylene glycol benzoate from Mexico
02/07/1994 NY 893813
Classification
2916.31.3000
The tariff classification of 2-Chloro-4,5-difluorobenzoic acid, CAS 110877-94-0 from China

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