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2011 Schedule B - Chapter 12

Section II - Chapter 12

Oil Seeds and Oleaginous Fruits; Miscellaneous Grains, Seeds and Fruit; Industrial or Medicinal
 Plants; Straw and Fodder

Notes

1.  Heading 1207 applies, inter alia, to palm nuts and kernels, cotton seeds, castor oil seeds,
     sesame seeds, mustard seeds, safflower seeds, poppy seeds and shea nuts (karite nuts).  It
     does not apply to products of heading 0801 or 0802 or to olives (chapter 7 or chapter 20).

2.  Heading 1208 applies not only to non-defatted flours and meals but also to flours and
     meals which have been partially defatted or defatted and wholly or partially refatted with
     their original oils.  It does not, however, apply to residues of headings 2304 to 2306.

3.  For the purposes of heading 1209, beet seeds, grass and other herbage seeds, seeds of
     ornamental flowers, vegetable seeds, seeds of forest trees, seeds of fruit trees, seeds of
     vetches (other than those of the species Vicia faba) or of lupines are to be regarded as
     "seeds of a kind used for sowing".

    Heading 1209 does not, however, apply to the following even if for sowing:

  (a). Leguminous vegetables or sweet corn (chapter 7);

  (b). Spices or other products of chapter 9;

  (c). Cereals (chapter 10); or

  (d). Products of headings 1201 to 1207 or of heading 1211.

4.  Heading 1211 applies, inter alia, to the following plants or parts thereof: basil, borage,
     ginseng, hyssop, licorice, all species of mint, rosemary, rue, sage and wormwood.

    Heading 1211 does not, however, apply to:

  (a). Medicaments of chapter 30;

  (b). Perfumery, cosmetic, or toilet preparations of chapter 33; or

  (c). Insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, disinfectants or similar products of heading
        3808.

5.  For the purposes of heading 1212, the term "seaweeds and other algae" does not include:

  (a). Dead single-cell microorganisms of heading 2102;

  (b). Cultures of microorganisms of heading 3002; or

  (c). Fertilizers of heading 3101 or 3105.

Subheading Note

1.  For the purpose of subheading 1205.10, the expression "low erucic acid or colza seeds"
     means rape of colza seeds yielding a fixed oil which has an erucic acid content of less than
     2 percent by weight and yielding a solid component which contains less than 30 micromoles
     of glucosinolates per gram.

Statistical Note

1.  Certain plants or parts of plants (including seeds or fruits) of heading 1211 may be put up
     as herbal infusions or herbal "teas".  Such products consisting of plants or parts of plants of
     a single species, not mixed with other substances remain classified in this heading.
     Heading 1211 does not, however, apply to herbal "teas" or herbal infusions of heading 2106.

1201        Soybeans, whether or not broken:
1201000020    Seed of a kind used for sowing  . . . . . . .kg
1201000040    Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .t
1202        Peanuts (ground-nuts), not roasted or otherwise cooked, whether
              or not shelled or broken:
1202100000    In shell  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
120220        Shelled, whether or not broken:
1202200020       For use as oil stock . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1202200040       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1203000000  Copra . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1204000000  Flaxseed (linseed), whether or not broken . . .kg
1205        Rape or colza seeds, whether or not broken:
1205100000    Low erucic acid rape or colza seeds . . . . .kg
1205900000    Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1206        Sunflower seeds, whether or not broken:
1206000020    For use as oil stock  . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
               For sowing:
1206000035       For oil stock  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1206000040       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
               Other:
                  For human use:
1206000061         In-shell . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1206000069         Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1206000090       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1207        Other oil seeds and oleaginous fruits, whether or not broken:
120720        Cotton seeds:
1207200010       For sowing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1207200090       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1207400000    Sesame seeds  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1207500000    Mustard seeds . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
               Other:
1207910000       Poppy seeds  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
120799           Other:
1207990210         Niger seed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1207990292         Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1208        Flours and meals of oil seeds or oleaginous fruits, other than
              those of mustard:
1208100000    Of soybeans . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1208900000    Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209        Seeds, fruit and spores, of a kind used for sowing:
1209100000    Sugar beet seed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
               Seeds of forage plants:
120921           Alfalfa (lucerne) seed:
1209210020         Certified  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209210040         Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
120922           Clover (Trifolium spp.) seed:
1209222000         White and ladino . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209224030         Crimson  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
                    Red:
1209224041            Double cut  . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209224049            Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209224096         Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
120923           Fescue seed:
1209230020         Tall . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209230030         Creeping red . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209230060         Meadow . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209230090         Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209240000       Kentucky blue grass (Poa pratensis L.) seed kg
120925           Rye grass (Lolium multiflorium Lam., Lolium perenne L.)
                   seed:
1209250020         Annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209250040         Perennial  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
120929           Other:
1209291000         Beet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209299120         Bent grass (genus Agrostis)  . . . . . .kg
                    Bermuda grass:
1209299125            Husked  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209299126            Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209299130         Birdsfoot trefoil  . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209299140         Orchard grass  . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209299150         Sorghum-sudan grass  . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209299160         Sudan grass  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209299170         Wheatgrass . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209299175         Other grass  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209299196         Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
120930        Seeds of herbaceous plants cultivated principally for their
                flowers:
1209300010       Petunia  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209300020       Pansy  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209300080       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
               Other:
120991           Vegetable seeds:
1209911000         Cauliflower  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209912000         Celery . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209914000         Onion  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209915000         Parsley  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
                    Pepper:
1209916010            Sweet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209916090            Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209918005         Broccoli . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
                    Cabbage:
1209918008            Green cabbage . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209918009            Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209918010         Carrot . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209918020         Radish . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209918030         Spinach  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209918040         Cucumber . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209918045         Kale . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209918047         Kohlrabi . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209918050         Lettuce  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209918054         Parsnip  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209918055         Pumpkin  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209918060         Squash . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209918070         Tomato . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209918074         Turnip . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209918090         Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
120999           Other:
1209992000         Tree and shrub . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209994020         Cantaloupe . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209994040         Watermelon . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209994070         Tobacco  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209994075         Other melons . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1209994090         Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1210        Hop cones, fresh or dried, whether or not ground, powdered or
              in the form of pellets; lupulin:
1210100000    Hop cones, neither ground nor powdered nor in the form
                of pellets  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
121020        Hop cones, ground, powdered or in the form of pellets;
                lupulin:
1210200020       Hop cone pellets . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1210200040       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1211        Plants and parts of plants (including seeds and fruits), of a kind
             used primarily in perfumery, in pharmacy or for insecticidal,
             fungicidal or similar purposes, fresh or dried, whether or not cut,
              crushed or powdered:
121120        Ginseng roots:
1211200020       Cultivated . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1211200040       Wild . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1211300000    Coca leaf . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1211400000    Poppy straw . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
121190        Other fresh or dried:
1211909125       Substances having anesthetic, prophylactic or therapeutic
                   properties and principally used as medicaments or as
                   ingredients in medicaments . . . . . . . .kg
1211909180       Herbal teas or herbal infusions (single species, unmixed) kg
1211909195       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1212        Locust beans, seaweeds and other algae, sugar beet and sugar
              cane, fresh, chilled, frozen or dried, whether or not ground; fruit
              stones and kernels and other vegetable products (including
              unroasted chicory roots of the variety Cichorium intybus sativum)
              of a kind used primarily for human consumption, not elsewhere
              specified or included:
1212200000    Seaweeds and other algae  . . . . . . . . . .kg
               Other:
1212910000       Sugar beet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .t
121299           Other:
1212991000         Sugar cane . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .t
                    Apricot, peach (including nectarine) or plum stones
                     and kernels:
1212992000            Nectarine . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1212993000            Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1212999100         Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
1213000000  Cereal straw and husks, unprepared, whether or not chopped,
              ground, pressed, or in the form of pellets  . .t
1214        Rutabagas (swedes), mangolds, fodder roots, hay, alfalfa
              (lucerne), clover, sainfoin, forage kale, lupines, vetches and
              similar forage products, whether or not in the form of pellets:
121410        Alfalfa (lucerne) meal and pellets:
                  Dehydrated:
1214100010         Cubes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .t
1214100015         Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .t
                  Other:
                    Sun-cured:
1214100030            Cubes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .t
1214100050            Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .t
1214100060         Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .t
121490        Other:
                  Hay:
1214900010         Alfalfa, whether or not doubled compressed t
1214900015         Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .t
1214900040       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .t

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