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Section VIII - Chapter 41
Raw Hides and Skins (Other than Furskins) and Leather
Notes
1. This chapter does not cover:
(a). Parings or similar waste, of raw hides or skins (heading 0511);
(b). Birdskins or parts of birdskins, with their feathers or down, of heading 0505 or 6701; or
(c). Hides or skins, with the hair or wool on, raw, tanned or dressed (chapter 43); the following are, however, to be classified in chapter 41, namely, raw hides and skins with the hair or wool on, of bovine animals (including buffalo), of equine animals, of sh eep or lambs (except Astrakhan, Broadtail, Caracul, Persian or similar lambs, Indian, Chinese, Mongolian or Tibetan lambs), of goats or kids (except Yemen, Mongolian or Tibetan goats and kids), of swine (including peccary), of chamois, of gazelle, of camel s (including dromedaries), of reindeer, of elk, of deer, of roebucks or of dogs.
2. (a). Headings 4104 to 4106 do not cover hides and skins which have undergone a tanning (including pretanning) process which is reversible (headings 4101 to 4103, as the case may be).
(b). For the purposes of headings 4104 to 4106, the term “crust” includes hides and skins that have been retanned, colored or fat-liquored (stuffed) prior to drying.
3. Throughout the Schedule B the expression "composition leather" means only substances of the kind referred to in heading 4115.
Statistical Note
1. The term "fancy", as applied to leather, means leather which has been embossed, printed, or otherwise decorated in any manner or to any extent (including leather on which the original grain has been accentuated by any process, but excluding leather of subh eading 4114.20).

Schedule B No. and Headings Commodity Description Unit of Quantity Second Quantity
41 Raw Hides and Skins (Other than Furskins) and Leather
41.01 - Raw hides and skins of bovine (including buffalo) or equine animals (fresh, or salted, dried, limed, pickled or otherwise preserved, but not tanned, parchment-dressed or further prepared), whether or not dehaired or split:
4101.20 - - Whole hides and skins, unsplit, of a weight per skin not exceeding 8 kg (17.64 lb.) when simply dried, 10 kg (22.05 lb.) when dry-salted, or 16 kg (35.28 lb.) when fresh, wet-salted or otherwise preserved:
- - - Not pretanned:
4101.20.1010 - - - - Of bovine animals Pcs.
4101.20.1020 - - - - Of equine animals Pcs.
- - - Other:
- - - - Of bovine animals (including buffalo):
- - - - - Of a unit surface area not exceeding 28 square feet (2.6 m2):
4101.20.2000 - - - - - - Upper and lining Pcs.
4101.20.3000 - - - - - - Other Pcs.
- - - - - Other:
4101.20.3500 - - - - - - Of buffalo Pcs.
- - - - - - Other:
4101.20.4000 - - - - - - - Vegetable pretanned Pcs.
4101.20.5000 - - - - - - - Other Pcs.
4101.20.7000 - - - - Other Pcs.
4101.50 - - Whole hides and skins, of a weight exceeding 16 kg:
- - - Not pretanned:
- - - - Of bovine animals:
4101.50.1010 - - - - - Cattle Pcs.
4101.50.1020 - - - - - Other Pcs.
4101.50.1095 - - - - Of equine animals Pcs.
- - - - Other:
- - - - - Of bovine animals (including buffalo):
- - - - - - Of a unit surface area not exceeding 28 square feet (2.6 m2):
4101.50.2000 - - - - - - - Upper and lining Pcs.
4101.50.3000 - - - - - - - Other Pcs.
- - - - - - Other:
4101.50.3500 - - - - - - - Of buffalo Pcs.
- - - - - - - Other:
4101.50.4000 - - - - - - - - Vegetable pretanned Pcs.
4101.50.5000 - - - - - - - - Other Pcs.
4101.50.7000 - - - - - Other Pcs.
4101.90 - - Other, including butts, bends and bellies:
- - - Not pretanned:
- - - - Of bovine animals:
- - - - - Fresh or wet-salted:
4101.90.1010 - - - - - - Butts and bends Pcs.
4101.90.1020 - - - - - - Other Pcs.
4101.90.1030 - - - - - Other Pcs.
4101.90.1040 - - - - Of equine animals Pcs.
- - - Other:
- - - - Of bovine animals (including buffalo):
4101.90.3500 - - - - - Of buffalo Pcs.
4101.90.4500 - - - - - Other Pcs.
4101.90.7000 - - - - Other Pcs.
41.02 - Raw skins of sheep or lambs (fresh, or salted, dried, limed, pickled or otherwise preserved, but not tanned, parchment- dressed or further prepared), whether or not with wool on or split, other than those excluded by note 1(c) to this chapter:
4102.10 - - With wool on:
4102.10.1000 - - - Not pretanned Pcs.
- - - Other:
4102.10.2000 - - - - Vegetable pretanned Pcs.
4102.10.3000 - - - - Other Pcs.
- - Without wool on:
4102.21.0000 - - - Pickled Pcs.
4102.29 - - - Other:
4102.29.1000 - - - - Not pretanned Pcs.
- - - - Other:
4102.29.2000 - - - - - Vegetable pretanned Pcs.
4102.29.3000 - - - - - Other Pcs.
41.03 - Other raw hides and skins (fresh, or salted, dried, limed, pickled or otherwise preserved, but not tanned, parchment-dressed or further prepared), whether or not dehaired or split, other than those excluded by note 1(b) or 1(c) to this chapter:
4103.20 - - Of reptiles:
4103.20.1000 - - - Not pretanned Pcs.
- - - Other:
4103.20.2000 - - - - Vegetable pretanned Pcs.
4103.20.3000 - - - - Other Pcs.
4103.30 - - Of swine:
4103.30.1000 - - - Not pretanned Pcs.
4103.30.2000 - - - Other Pcs.
4103.90 - - Other:
- - - Not pretanned:
4103.90.1140 - - - - Of goats or kids Pcs.
4103.90.1180 - - - - Other kg
- - - Other:
- - - - Of goats or kids:
4103.90.1200 - - - - - Vegetable pretanned Pcs.
4103.90.1300 - - - - - Other Pcs.
4103.90.2000 - - - - Other kg
41.04 - Tanned or crust hides and skins of bovine (including buffalo) or equine animals, without hair on, whether or not split, but not further prepared:
- - In the wet state (including wet-blue):
4104.11 - - - Full grains, unsplit; grain splits:
- - - - Whole bovine leather, of a unit surface area not exceeding 28 square feet (2.6 m2):
4104.11.1000 - - - - - Upper leather, lining leather m2
4104.11.2000 - - - - - Other m2
- - - - Other:
4104.11.3000 - - - - - Buffalo m2
- - - - - Other:
4104.11.4000 - - - - - - Upper leather; sole leather m2
- - - - - - Other:
- - - - - - - Wet blues:
4104.11.5030 - - - - - - - - Not split Pcs.
- - - - - - - - Split:
4104.11.5040 - - - - - - - - - Grains Pcs.
4104.11.5070 - - - - - - - - - Other kg
4104.11.5080 - - - - - - - Other kg
4104.19 - - - Other:
- - - - Whole bovine leather, of a unit surface area not exceeding 28 square feet (2.6 m2):
4104.19.1000 - - - - - Upper leather, lining leather m2
4104.19.2000 - - - - - Other m2
- - - - Other:
4104.19.3000 - - - - - Buffalo m2
- - - - - Other:
4104.19.4000 - - - - - - Upper leather; sole leather m2
- - - - - - Other:
- - - - - - - Wet blues:
4104.19.5030 - - - - - - - - Not split Pcs.
- - - - - - - - Split:
4104.19.5040 - - - - - - - - - Grains Pcs.
4104.19.5070 - - - - - - - - - Other kg
4104.19.5080 - - - - - - - Other kg
- - In the dry state (crust):
4104.41 - - - Full grains, unsplit; grain splits:
- - - - Whole bovine leather, of a unit surface area not exceeding 28 square feet (2.6 m2):
4104.41.1000 - - - - - Upper leather; lining leather m2
4104.41.2000 - - - - - Other m2
- - - - Other:
4104.41.3000 - - - - - Buffalo m2
- - - - - Other:
4104.41.4000 - - - - - - Upper leather, sole leather m2
4104.41.5000 - - - - - - Other m2
4104.49 - - - Other:
- - - - Whole bovine leather, of a unit surface area not exceeding 28 square feet (2.6 m2):
4104.49.1000 - - - - - Upper leather; lining leather m2
4104.49.2000 - - - - - Other m2
- - - - Other:
4104.49.3000 - - - - - Buffalo m2
- - - - - Other:
4104.49.4000 - - - - - - Upper leather, sole leather m2
4104.49.5000 - - - - - - Other m2
41.05 - Tanned or crust skins of sheep or lambs, without wool on, whether or not split, but not further prepared:
4105.10.0000 - - In the wet state (including wet-blue) m2
4105.30.0000 - - In the dry state (crust) m2
41.06 - Tanned or crust skins of other animals, without wool or hair on, whether or not split, but not further prepared:
- - Of goats or kids:
4106.21.0000 - - - In the wet state (including wet-blue) m2
4106.22.0000 - - - In the dry state (crust) m2
- - Of swine:
4106.31.0000 - - - In the wet state (including wet-blue) m2
4106.32.0000 - - - In the dry state (crust) m2
4106.40.0000 - - Of reptiles m2
- - Other:
4106.91.0000 - - - In the wet state (including wet-blue) m2
4106.92.0000 - - - In the dry state (crust) m2
41.07 - Leather further prepared after tanning or crusting, including parchment-dressed leather, of bovine (including buffalo) or equine animals, without hair on, whether or not split, other than leather of heading 4114:
- - Whole hides and skins:
4107.11 - - - Full grains, unsplit:
- - - - Of bovines, and of a unit surface area not exceeding 28 square feet (2.6 m2):
4107.11.1000 - - - - - Upper leather, lining leather m2
- - - - - Other:
4107.11.2000 - - - - - - Not fancy m2
4107.11.3000 - - - - - - Fancy m2
- - - - Other:
4107.11.4000 - - - - - Buffalo m2
- - - - - Other:
4107.11.5000 - - - - - - Upholstery leather m2
- - - - - - Upper leather; sole leather:
4107.11.6010 - - - - - - - Upper leather m2
4107.11.6060 - - - - - - - Sole leather m2
- - - - - - Other:
- - - - - - - Not fancy:
4107.11.7030 - - - - - - - - Belting m2
4107.11.7040 - - - - - - - - Glove and garment m2
4107.11.7050 - - - - - - - - Bag, case, strip and collar m2
4107.11.7090 - - - - - - - - Other m2
4107.11.8000 - - - - - - - Fancy m2
4107.12 - - - Grain splits:
- - - - Of bovines, and of a unit surface area not exceeding 28 square feet (2.6 m2):
4107.12.1000 - - - - - Upper leather, lining leather m2
- - - - - Other:
4107.12.2000 - - - - - - Not fancy m2
4107.12.3000 - - - - - - Fancy m2
- - - - Other:
4107.12.4000 - - - - - Buffalo m2
- - - - - Other:
4107.12.5000 - - - - - - Upholstery leather m2
- - - - - - Upper leather; sole leather:
4107.12.6010 - - - - - - - Upper leather m2
4107.12.6060 - - - - - - - Sole leather m2
- - - - - - Other:
- - - - - - - Not fancy:
4107.12.7030 - - - - - - - - Belting m2
4107.12.7040 - - - - - - - - Glove and garment m2
4107.12.7050 - - - - - - - - Bag, case, strap and collar m2
4107.12.7090 - - - - - - - - Other m2
4107.12.8000 - - - - - - - Fancy m2
4107.19 - - - Other:
- - - - Of bovines, and of a unit surface not exceeding 28 square feet (2.6 m2):
4107.19.1000 - - - - - Upper leather, lining leather m2
- - - - - Other:
4107.19.2000 - - - - - - Not fancy m2
4107.19.3000 - - - - - - Fancy m2
- - - - Other:
4107.19.4000 - - - - - Buffalo m2
- - - - - Other:
4107.19.5000 - - - - - - Upholstery leather m2
- - - - - - Upper leather; sole leather:
4107.19.6010 - - - - - - - Upper leather m2
4107.19.6050 - - - - - - - Sole leather m2
- - - - - - Other:
- - - - - - - Not fancy:
4107.19.7030 - - - - - - - - Belting m2
4107.19.7040 - - - - - - - - Glove and garment m2
4107.19.7050 - - - - - - - - Bag, case, strap and collar m2
4107.19.7090 - - - - - - - - Other m2
4107.19.8000 - - - - - - - Fancy m2
- - Other, including sides:
4107.91 - - - Full grains, unsplit:
4107.91.4000 - - - - Buffalo m2
- - - - Other:
4107.91.5000 - - - - - Upholstery leather m2
- - - - - Upper leather; sole leather:
4107.91.6010 - - - - - - Upper leather m2
4107.91.6050 - - - - - - Sole leather m2
- - - - - Other:
- - - - - - Not fancy:
4107.91.7030 - - - - - - - Belting m2
4107.91.7040 - - - - - - - Glove and garment m2
4107.91.7050 - - - - - - - Bag, case, strap and collar m2
4107.91.7090 - - - - - - - Other m2
4107.91.8000 - - - - - - Fancy m2
4107.92 - - - Grain splits:
4107.92.4000 - - - - Buffalo m2
- - - - Other:
4107.92.5000 - - - - - Upholstery leather m2
- - - - - Upper leather; sole leather:
4107.92.6010 - - - - - - Upper leather m2
4107.92.6050 - - - - - - Sole leather m2
- - - - - Other:
- - - - - - Not fancy:
4107.92.7030 - - - - - - - Belting m2
4107.92.7040 - - - - - - - Glove and garment m2
4107.92.7050 - - - - - - - Bag, case, strap and collar m2
4107.92.7090 - - - - - - - Other m2
4107.92.8000 - - - - - - Fancy m2
4107.99 - - - Other:
4107.99.4000 - - - - Buffalo m2
- - - - Other:
4107.99.5000 - - - - - Upholstery leather m2
- - - - - Upper leather; sole leather:
4107.99.6010 - - - - - - Upper leather m2
4107.99.6050 - - - - - - Sole leather m2
- - - - - Other:
- - - - - - Not fancy:
4107.99.7030 - - - - - - - Belting m2
4107.99.7040 - - - - - - - Glove and garment m2
4107.99.7050 - - - - - - - Bag, case, strap and collar m2
4107.99.7090 - - - - - - - Other m2
4107.99.8000 - - - - - - Fancy m2
41.12 - Leather further prepared after tanning or crusting, including parchment-dressed leather, of sheep or lamb, without wool on, whether or not split, other than leather of heading 4114:
- - Not fancy:
4112.00.3030 - - - Garment m2
4112.00.3060 - - - Other m2
4112.00.6000 - - Fancy m2
41.13 - Leather further prepared after tanning or crusting, including parchment-dressed leather, of other animals, without wool or hair on, whether or not split, other than leather of heading 4114:
4113.10.3550 - - Of goats or kids m2
4113.20.0000 - - Of swine m2
4113.30.0000 - - Of reptiles m2
4113.90.0000 - - Other m2
41.14 - Chamois (including combination chamois) leather; patent leather and patent laminated leather; metallized leather:
4114.10.0000 - - Chamois (including combination chamois) leather m2
4114.20.0000 - - Patent leather and patent laminated leather; metallized leather m2
41.15 - Composition leather with a basis of leather or leather fiber, in slabs, sheets or strips, whether or not in rolls; parings and other waste of leather or of composition leather, not suitable for the manufacture of leather articles; leather dust, powder a
4115.10.0000 - - Composition leather with a basis of leather or leather fiber, in slabs, sheets or strips, whether or not in rolls kg
4115.20.0000 - - Parings and other waste of leather or of composition leather, not suitable for the manufacture of leather articles; leather dust, powder and flour kg

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