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2011 Schedule B - Chapter 96

Section XX - Chapter 96

Miscellaneous Manufactured Articles

Notes

1.  This chapter does not cover:

  (a). Pencils for cosmetic or toilet uses (chapter 33);

  (b). Articles of chapter 66 (for example, parts of umbrellas or walking-sticks);

  (c). Imitation jewelry (heading 7117);

  (d). Parts of general use, as defined in note 2 to section XV, of base metal (section
        XV), or similar goods of plastics (chapter 39);

  (e). Cutlery or other articles of chapter 82 with handles or other parts of carving or
        molding materials; heading 9601 or 9602 applies, however, to separately
        exported handles or other parts of such articles;

  (f). Articles of chapter 90 (for example, spectacle frames (heading 9003),
        mathematical drawing pens (heading 9017), brushes of a kind specialized for use
        in dentistry or for medical, surgical or veterinary purposes (heading 9018);

  (g). Articles of chapter 91 (for example, clock or watch cases);

  (h). Musical instruments or parts or accessories thereof (chapter 92);

  (ij). Articles of chapter 93 (arms and parts thereof);

  (k). Articles of chapter 94 (for example, furniture, lamps and lighting fittings);

  (l). Articles of chapter 95 (toys, games, sports equipment);

  (m). Works of art, collectors' pieces or antiques (chapter 97).

2.  In heading 9602 the expression "vegetable or mineral carving material" means:

  (a). Hard seeds, pips, hulls and nuts and similar vegetable materials of a kind used
        for carving (for example, corozo and dom);

  (b). Amber, meerschaum, agglomerated amber and agglomerated meerschaum, jet
        and mineral substitutes for jet.

3.  In heading 9603 the expression "prepared knots and tufts for broom or brush making"
     applies only to unmounted knots and tufts of animal hair, vegetable fiber or other
     material, which are ready for incorporation without division in brooms or brushes, or
     which require only such further minor processes as trimming to shape at the top, to
     render them ready for such incorporation.

4.  Articles of this chapter, other than those of headings 9601 to 9606 and 9615, remain
     classified in the chapter whether or not composed wholly or partly of precious metal or
     metal clad with precious metal, of natural or cultured pearls, or precious or semiprecious
     stones (natural, synthetic or reconstructed).  However, headings 9601 to 9606 and 9615
     include articles in which natural or cultured pearls, precious or semiprecious stones
     (natural, synthetic or reconstructed), precious metal or metal clad with precious metal
     constitute only minor constituents.

9601        Worked ivory, bone, tortoise-shell, horn, antlers, coral, mother-
              of-pearl and other animal carving material, and articles of these
              materials (including articles obtained by molding):
9601100000    Worked ivory and articles of ivory  . . . . . X
9601900000    Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . X
9602        Worked vegetable or mineral carving material and articles of
              these materials; molded or carved articles of wax, of stearin, of
              natural gums or natural resins, of modeling pastes, and other
              molded or carved articles, not elsewhere specified or included;
              worked, unhardened gelatin (except gelatin of heading 3503)
              and articles of unhardened gelatin:
9602001040    Unfilled gelatin capsules . . . . . . . . . Thsnds
9602004000    Molded or carved articles of wax  . . . . . . X
9602006000    Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . X
9603        Brooms, brushes (including brushes constituting parts of
              machines, appliances or vehicles), hand-operated mechanical
              floor sweepers, not motorized, mops and feather dusters;
              prepared knots and tufts for broom or brush making; paint
              pads and rollers; squeegees (other than roller squeegees):
9603100000    Brooms and brushes, consisting of twigs or other vegetable
                materials bound together, with or without handles Doz.
               Toothbrushes, shaving brushes, hairbrushes, nail brushes,
                eyelash brushes and other toilet brushes for use on the
                person, including such brushes constituting parts of
                appliances:
9603210000       Tooth brushes, including dental-plate brushes No.
9603290000       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .No.
9603300000    Artists' brushes, writing brushes and similar brushes for the
                application of cosmetics  . . . . . . . . . .No.
960340        Paint, distemper, varnish or similar brushes (other than
                brushes of subheading 9603.30); paint pads and rollers:
9603402000       Paint rollers  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .No.
                  Other:
9603404020         Paint pads . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .No.
9603404050         Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .No.
9603500000    Other brushes constituting parts of machines, appliances or
                vehicles  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .No.
9603900000    Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .No.
9604000000  Hand sieves and hand riddles  . . . . . . . . . X
9605000000  Travel sets for personal toilet, sewing or shoe or clothes cleaning
              (other than manicure and pedicure sets of heading 8214) X
9606        Buttons, press-fasteners, snap-fasteners and press-studs,
              button molds and other parts of these articles; button blanks:
9606100000    Press-fasteners, snap-fasteners and press-studs and parts
                therefor  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . X
               Buttons:
9606210000       Of plastics, not covered with textile material Gross
9606220000       Of base metal, not covered with textile material Gross
9606290000       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Gross
9606300000    Button molds and other parts of buttons; button blanks X
9607        Slide fasteners and parts thereof:
               Slide fasteners:
9607110000       Fitted with chain scoops of base metal . .No.
9607190000       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .No.
9607200000    Parts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . X
9608        Ball point pens; felt tipped and other porous-tipped pens and
              markers; fountain pens, stylograph pens and other pens;
              duplicating stylos; propelling or sliding pencils (for example,
              mechanical pencils); pen-holders, pencil-holders and similar
              holders; parts (including caps and clips) of the foregoing
              articles, other than those of heading 9609:
9608100000    Ball point pens . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Gross
9608200000    Felt tipped and other porous-tipped pens and markers Gross
               Fountain pens, stylograph pens and other pens:
9608310000       India ink drawing pens . . . . . . . . . .No.
9608390000       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .No.
960840        Propelling or sliding pencils (for example, mechanical
                pencils):
9608404000       With a mechanical action for extending, or for extending
                   and retracting, the lead . . . . . . . . Gross
9608408000       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Gross
9608500000    Sets of articles from two or more of the subheadings
                9608.10, 9608.20, 9608.31, 9608.39 or 9608.40 No.
9608600000    Refills for ball point pens, comprising the ball point and ink
                reservoir . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .No.
               Other:
9608910000       Pen nibs and nib points  . . . . . . . . Gross
9608990000       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . X
9609        Pencils (other than those pencils of heading 9608), crayons,
              pencil leads, pastels, drawing charcoals, writing or drawing
              chalks and tailors' chalks:
9609100000    Pencils and crayons, with leads encased in a rigid sheath Gross
9609200000    Pencil leads, black or colored  . . . . . . Gross
9609900000    Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Gross
9610000000  Slates and boards, with writing or drawing surfaces, whether or
              not framed  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . X
9611000000  Date, sealing or numbering stamps, and the like (including
              devices for printing or embossing labels), designed for operating
              in the hand; hand-operated composing sticks and hand printing
              sets incorporating such composing sticks  . . . X
9612        Typewriter or similar ribbons, inked or otherwise prepared for
              giving impressions, whether or not on spools or in cartridges;
              ink pads, whether or not inked, with or without boxes:
               Ribbons:
9612101000       Measuring less than 30 mm in width, permanently put
                   up in plastic or metal cartridges (whether or not
                   containing spools) of a kind used in typewriters,
                   automatic data processing or other machines Doz.
                                                            kg
9612109000       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Doz.
                                                            kg
9612200000    Ink-pads  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . X
9613        Cigarette lighters and other lighters, whether or not mechanical
              or electrical, and parts thereof other than flints and wicks:
9613100000    Pocket lighters, gas fueled, nonrefillable  .No.
9613200000    Pocket lighters, gas fueled, refillable . . .No.
961380        Other lighters:
9613801010       Table lighters   . . . . . . . . . . . . .No.
9613801090       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .No.
9613900000    Parts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . X
9614        Smoking pipes (including pipe bowls) and cigar or cigarette
              holders, and parts thereof:
               Pipes and pipe bowls:
9614002100       Roughly shaped blocks of wood or root, for the
                   manufacture of pipes . . . . . . . . . . Gross
9614003000       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .No.
               Other:
9614009400       Of metal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . X
9614009800       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . X
9615        Combs, hair-slides and the like; hairpins, curling pins, curling
              grips, hair-curlers and the like, other than those of heading
              8516, and parts thereof:
               Combs, hair-slides and the like:
9615110000       Of hard rubber or plastics . . . . . . . . X
9615190000       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . X
961590        Other:
9615902000       Nonthermic, nonornamental devices for curling the hair X
9615907000       Other  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . X
9616        Scent sprayers and similar toilet sprayers, and mounts and heads
              therefor; powder-puffs and pads for the application of cosmetics
              or toilet preparations:
9616100000    Scent sprayers and similar toilet sprayers, and mounts
                and heads therefor  . . . . . . . . . . . . . X
9616200000    Powder puffs and pads for the application of cosmetics or
                toilet preparations . . . . . . . . . . . . .kg
9617        Vacuum flasks and other vacuum vessels, complete with cases;
              parts thereof other than glass inners:
9617002000    Flasks and other vessels  . . . . . . . . . .No.
9617006000    Parts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . X
9618000000  Tailors' dummies and other mannequins; automatons and other
              animated displays used for shop window dressing X

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Created: 16 December 2008
Last modified: 13 July 2011 at 08:39:35 AM