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U.S. Import and Export Data Handkerchiefs, Tissues & Towels Of Paper Pulp Etc HS Code 481820

Overview

IMPORTS

2008 2018

Top Origin Country

Ca 1b06a403db48a97b049e0b8e01a2861b4a559d04397ad3d69655c639a8f6d6bf
Canada

Top Destination State

Ca 5ba664b6039f9d2b3e09f8e9254b89737047a53f938c6d35dd458f319b07bfb6
California

EXPORTS

2008 2018

Top Destination Country

Ca 1b06a403db48a97b049e0b8e01a2861b4a559d04397ad3d69655c639a8f6d6bf
Canada

Top Origin State

Oh 460e919b37250415b3c6571ad31a75c600a2f9b3758552ef06c875f798fdce8d
Ohio

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Import Export Rankings (2019)

U.S. Import Rank (amongst 6 digit HS Codes) 864th (of 5832)
U.S. Export Rank (amongst 6 digit HS Codes) 507th
Top Importing States California ($65,974,653), New Jersey ($37,693,534), New York ($37,465,840), and Illinois ($31,744,320)
Top Exporting States Wisconsin ($112,327,693), Ohio ($106,912,816), New York ($41,364,157), and Oregon ($32,580,110)
Top Countries Importing from the U.S. Canada ($377,544,700), Japan ($40,183,387), Mexico ($27,084,585), and Taiwan ($6,204,757)
Top Countries Exporting to the U.S. Canada ($209,032,849), China ($98,804,748), Mexico ($13,577,333), and Indonesia ($12,209,022)

U.S. Tariff Rates

Heading/
Subheading
Article
Description
Unit of
Quantity
General Special
4818.20.00 Handkerchiefs, cleansing or facial tissues and towels Free
4818.20.00.20 Towels kg
4818.20.00.40 Other kg

Ruling

Date Ruling
Category
Tariff No
Ruling Reference Related
06/19/2009 NY N061895
Classification
4818.20.0040
The tariff classification of pre-moistened towelettes from China
04/16/2009 NY N056436
Classification
4202.92.9026
6307.10.2030
7326.90.8588
4818.20.0040
5601.21.0090
3402.20.5100
The tariff classification of a camera case and camera related articles from China
06/01/2007 NY N010557
Classification
3005.10.5000
3401.19.0000
3923.21.0095
3923.29.0000
4818.10.0000
4818.20.0020
4818.90.0000
4820.40.0000
4821.10.2000
4821.90.4000
4909.00.2000
The tariff classification of a Crew Pack and Mechanical Pack from China
04/26/2007 NY N009178
Classification
4818.20.0020
The tariff classification of paper hand towels from China
04/26/2007 NY N009179
Classification
4818.20.0040
The tariff classification of facial tissue from China
11/22/2006 NY N003221
Classification
4818.20.0020
The tariff classification of "Laceration Tray w/o Instruments..Item No. 220" from China
10/30/2006 NY M87399
Classification
4818.20.0040
The tariff classification of oil blotting facial tissues from Japan.
03/23/2006 NY M81102
Classification
4818.20.0040
5601.21.0090
The tariff classification of paper handkerchiefs and several hygienic products of cotton wadding, for general and/or sanitary use, from Thailand.
06/27/2005 NY L85423
Classification
4818.20.0040
The tariff classification of oil-blotting paper in a dispenser, from China.
09/30/2004 NY K89105
Classification
4818.20.0020
The tariff classification of surgical wipe, and "gripper slippers" from China.
03/15/2004 NY K84005
Classification
4818.20.0040
The tariff classification of Rice Blotting Paper, from China, Hong Kong, or Japan
11/07/2003 NY K80024
Classification
3304.10.0000
3304.99.5000
3306.10.0000
3306.20.0000
3306.90.0000
4202.92.3031
4818.20.0040
4821.10.2000
6307.90.9889
9603.21.0000
The tariff classification of airline amenity kits from China
10/30/2003 NY J89816
Classification
7117.90.5500
7117.90.7500
3926.90.3500
4818.20.0040
9503.90.0080
3304.30.0000
3304.10.0000
4908.90.0000
3925.90.0000
3919.90.5060
3924.90.2000
6805.20.0000
9615.11.4000
9615.19.6000
The tariff classification of "Goddess Gear Extravaganza" from China. H235892
06/20/2003 NY J85716
Classification
4202.92.4500
4818.20.0040
9608.10.0000
9609.10.0000
9608.20.0000
9609.90.8000
9017.80.0000
The tariff classification of PVC backpacks, facial tissues, a spiral notebook, pencils, ballpoint pens, felt-tipped markers, pencils, crayons, and a plastic ruler from China
03/11/2003 NY J82160
Classification
4202.92.3031
4901.99.0092
7117.19.9000
4202.92.4500
9615.90.3000
9603.29.8010
4818.20.0040
6805.20.0000
5601.21.0010
5601.21.0090
4820.10.2020
9609.10.0000
9605.00.0000
8213.00.9000
9603.90.8050
The tariff classification of a "Brides Made Wedding Day Essentials Kit" from China, Taiwan and U.S.A.
07/22/2002 NY I84045
Classification
4818.20.0040
The tariff classification of paper towels from Argentina.
06/19/2002 NY I82153
Classification
4202.92.3031
4911.99.6000
6805.30.5000
5601.21.0090
4417.00.8090
4818.20.0040
6109.10.0012
3307.10.1000
3304.99.5000
3305.10.0000
3401.11.5000
4014.10.0000
8212.10.0000
4202.92.4500
9615.11.1000
The tariff classification of "Travel Kit for Business" bag and contents from China
05/03/2001 NY H80214
Classification
4818.20.0040
The tariff classification of oil-blotting facial tissues from Japan.
12/15/1999 NY F80638
Classification
4818.20.0040
The tariff classification of blotting tissue from Korea
11/26/1999 NY E89338
Classification
4818.20.0020
The tariff classification and status under the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), of paper towels from Canada; Article 509
11/22/1999 NY E89489
Classification
3406.00.0000
3006.50.0000
4818.20.0040
9208.90.0080
5607.50.4000
3605.00.0030
3926.20.9050
9801.00.1097
The tariff classification of a 72 Hour Emergency Kit from various countries.
03/31/1999 NY D88516
Classification
3006.50.0000
3406.00.0000
3921.12.5000
3926.20.9050
4818.20.0020
4911.99.8000
8506.80.0000
8513.10.2000
The tariff classification of an Ultimate Auto Safety Kit from Canada 963598
03/03/1999 NY D85466
Classification
4818.20.0040
6307.10.2030
8205.40.0000
The tariff classification of Buona Vista Professional Spray and Buona Vista Professional Eye Glass Maintenance Kit from Italy.
08/12/1998 NY C89722
Classification
4202.92.3031
5607.49.3000
3926.20.1020
4818.20.0040
8513.10.2000
3605.00.0030
3606.90.8000
3006.50.0000
The tariff classification of a "Sportsman's Safety Pak" from Taiwan.
01/09/1998 NY C82663
Classification
4818.20.0040
The tariff classification of facial tissues from Taiwan.
12/11/1997 NY C81649
Classification
4202.92.1500
4818.20.0040
8212.10.0000
9603.21.0000
9615.11.1000
9615.11.3000
The tariff classification of Amenity Kits from China, Hong Kong and USA
11/25/1996 NY 89110
Classification
4818.20.0020
The tariff classification, NAFTA eligibility, and country of origin marking, of certain surgical kits, from Mexico. Article 509 555520
02/06/1995 HQ 956875
Classification
4818.20.0040
Modification of HRL 955790 (2/17/94); classification of a cosmetic wipe; lab test revealscosmetic wipe to be over 75 percent by weight of pulp fibers; 4818.20.0040, HTSUSA. 955790
08/31/1992 NY 877387
Classification
4818.20.0040
The tariff classification of a Len Cleaning Kit #Ck00050from Taiwan.
05/07/1991 NY 862828
Classification
4818.10.0000
4818.20.0020
4818.20.0040
The tariff classification of bathroom tissue, paper towelsand facial tissue from Canada.

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