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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 Audio-frequency Electric Amplifiers HS Code 851840

Overview

IMPORTS

2008 2020

Top Origin Country

Cn
China

Top Destination State

Ca
California

EXPORTS

2008 2020

Top Destination Country

Ca
Canada

Top Origin State

Ca
California

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Import Export Rankings (2022)

U.S. Import Rank (amongst 6 digit HS Codes) 477th (of 5832)
U.S. Export Rank (amongst 6 digit HS Codes) 606th
Top Importing States California ($244,033,654), Texas ($123,088,388), Michigan ($102,040,647), and Georgia ($31,260,458)
Top Exporting States California ($97,593,139), Texas ($54,324,748), New York ($15,098,666), and Michigan ($15,091,983)
Top Countries Importing from the U.S. Mexico ($62,127,123), Japan ($47,266,560), Canada ($36,883,002), and Korea, South ($16,298,032)
Top Countries Exporting to the U.S. Mexico ($344,496,919), China ($155,856,565), Japan ($52,035,344), and Thailand ($40,250,511)

U.S. Tariff Rates

Heading/
Subheading
Article
Description
Unit of
Quantity
General Special
8518.40 Audio-frequency electric amplifiers:
8518.40 Audio-frequency electric amplifiers:
8518.40.10.00 For use as repeaters in line telephony No. Free
8518.40.10.00 For use as repeaters in line telephony No. Free
8518.40.20.00 Other No. 4.9% Free (A, AU, B, BH, C, CA, CL, CO, E, IL, JO, KR, MA, MX, OM, P, PA, PE, SG)
8518.40.20.00 Other No. Free

Ruling

Date Ruling
Category
Tariff No
Ruling Reference Related
09/17/2015 NY N268186
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of a sound system from an unspecified country of origin
06/19/2015 NY N265335
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of an AM/FM glass antenna amplifier from South Korea
12/15/2014 NY N259672
Classification
8518.40.2000
9401.61.6031
8543.70.4000
The tariff classification of amplifiers, drum seats, a tactile transducer, cases and tripods; country of origin for each item is unspecified.
04/16/2013 NY N239767
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of a sound amplifier from an unspecified country of origin
03/30/2012 NY N206656
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of a “SoundBar” (Philips CSS2123/F7) from China 965763
08/22/2011 NY N176163
Classification
8518.40.2000
8517.62.0050
The tariff classification of an Aperion Intimus 4T Summit Wireless 5.1 Home Theater System and an HDMI digital Wireless Home Theater One Preamp Transmitter from China
06/02/2010 NY N107175
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of AM/FM glass antenna amplifiers from an unspecified country
06/12/2009 NY N063943
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of a Rockford Fosgate Balanced Line Driver (RF-BLD) and a Rockford Fosgate 3Sixty Interactive Signal Processor (3SIXTY) from Malaysia
05/16/2007 NY N010586
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of an Oye Power Tour Amp (Item #77386) from China
10/02/2006 NY R04951
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of a mosquito ultrasonic teenage-crowd dispersal system from the United Kingdom
06/08/2006 NY M84041
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of stereo power amplifiers from China
05/24/2005 NY R01884
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of an iFi Multimedia System from an unspecified country H234950
05/23/2005 NY R01898
Classification
8518.22.0000
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of a bass amplifier, bass guitar amplifiers with built in speakers, and speakers from China
03/11/2005 NY R01545
Classification
8521.90.0000
8518.40.2000
8537.10.9070
The tariff classification of a home theater system, as well as its separately imported components from Mexico and Taiwan.
07/30/2004 NY K88010
Classification
8504.40.9510
8518.30.2000
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of a Headset, Amplifer, and Power Supply from Korea
12/10/2003 NY R00031
Classification
8518.10.8030
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of a Guitar Sensor Pickup System 54, Pre-Amp Assembly, and Pickup Assembly from Japan
09/03/2002 HQ 964940
Classification
8518.40.20
Reconsideration of NY G85405; Home Theater Sound System G85405
09/03/2002 HQ 965762
Classification
8518.40.20
Reconsideration of PD C87740; Home Theater Sound System C87740
09/03/2002 HQ 965763
Classification
8518.40.20
Reconsideration of NY G88344; Home Theater Sound System G88344
03/01/2001 NY G87071
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of Yamaha Personal Computer AP-U70 CAVIT Amplifiers and DP-U50 CAVIT Processors from Malaysia
02/14/2001 NY G86939
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of Yamaha VS-10 CinemaStation Home Theater System from Malaysia
01/22/2001 NY G84922
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of an Audio System Kit from Germany
08/11/2000 NY F89737
Classification
8518.40.2000
8504.40.9580
The tariff classification of a Headphone Distribution Amplifier, a Digital Distribution Amplifier, a Rate Converter, and an Automatic MIX Minus Generator from the United Kingdom
08/11/2000 NY F89736
Classification
8518.10.8030
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of Soundman OKM I Binaural Mic Head-Set, Soundman OKM II K Binaural Mic Head-Set and Soundman OKM II R Binaural Mic Head-Set from Germany and the DACS Two Channel Ultra Low Noise Microphone Amplifier and DACS Four Channel Phone Amplifier High Power/Low Noise from the United Kingdom
02/25/1999 NY D87550
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of electronic connection equipment from England
11/26/1996 NY A88950
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of the 25 watt Integrated Bay Amplifier fromJapan
09/14/1993 NY 888785
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of a sound exciter from Japan
09/06/1991 NY 866039
Classification
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of battery, auxiliary amplifier,adapter, microcassette head cleaner, and endless loop messagetape from Japan and Taiwan.
08/08/1991 HQ 087507
Classification
8518.40.20
Protest No. 2704-89-003106; Audio Stereo System; Radiobroadcast Receiver; Amplifier; Turntable; Dual Cassette Deck; Double; Combined In Same Housing; GRI 3 Set 085577
08/21/1990 NY 854922
Classification
8518.30.2000
8518.40.2000
The tariff classification of R.A.L.E packages from Canada.

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