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2011 Schedule B - Chapter 98

                           Section XXII

               Special Classification Provisions

Section XXII - Chapter 98

Special Classification Provisions

Statistical Notes

1.  For the purpose of Schedule B number 9801.10.0000, the value of repairs or alterations
     made in the United States shall be:

  (a). Reported only for articles previously imported for repairs or alterations.

  (b). The total cost of the repair or alteration (including parts and labor); or

  (c). If no charge is made, the value to the exporter of such repair or alteration.

2.  Shipping containers leaving the United States strictly as instruments of international traffic
     (i.e., in their capacity as carriers of merchandise), and not for sale or transfer of ownership
     are not considered to be exported; therefore, such containers are not required to be
     reported on the shipper's export declaration.  However, they may be:

  (a). Reported (if for any reason the exporter wishes to record their movement) under
        Schedule B number 9801.20.0000, whether loaded or empty; and

  (b). The value reported for such instruments of international traffic shall exclude the
        value of the contents (if any) of such containers.

3.  This chapter does not cover:

  (a). Articles exported after having been imported temporarily under bond for processing
        (USTSA number 9813.00.0520).

  (b). Those food products donated for relief or charity provided for in Chapters 1 through
        16 when shipped individually in bulk.

  (c). Shipments of commodities for relief or charitable purposes by government agencies,
        except used wearing apparel donated by government agencies;

9801        Exports of articles previously imported for repairs or alterations;
              instruments of international traffic:
9801100000    Value of repairs or alterations of previously imported articles,
                repaired or altered prior to exportation from the United
                States  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . X
9801200000    Shipping containers as instruments of international traffic X
9802        Articles donated for relief or charity:
9802100000    Commingled food products, donated for relief or charity by
                individuals or private agencies . . . . . . . X
9802200000    Medicinal and pharmaceutical products donated for relief or
                charity by individuals or private agencies  . X
9802300000    All wearing apparel (including footwear and headwear)
                donated for relief or charity by individuals or private agencies,
                and used wearing apparel donated for relief or charity by
                government agencies . . . . . . . . . . . . . X
9802400000    Articles donated for relief or charity by individuals or private
                agencies, n.e.s.o.i.  . . . . . . . . . . . . X
9803        Military wearing apparel, military equipment not identified by kind:
9803100000    Military wearing apparel of all types and materials, including
                footwear and headwear . . . . . . . . . . . . X
9803200000    Military equipment not identified by kind . . X

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Source: FTDWebMaster, Foreign Trade Division, U.S. Census Bureau, Washington, D.C. 20233
Created: 16 December 2008
Last modified: 11 March 2015 at 05:20:50 PM