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Section XV - Chapter 78
Lead and Articles Thereof
Note
1. In this chapter the following expressions have the meanings hereby assigned to them:
(a). Bars and rods
Rolled, extruded, drawn or forged products, not in coils, which have a uniform solid cross section along their whole length in the shape of circles, ovals, rectangles (including squares), equilateral triangles or regular convex polygons (including "flatte
(b). Profiles
Rolled, extruded, drawn, forged or formed products, coiled or not, of a uniform cross section along their whole length, which do not conform to any of the definitions of bars, rods, wire, plates, sheets, strip, foil, tubes or pipes. The expression also co
(c). Wire
Rolled, extruded or drawn products, in coils, which have a uniform solid cross section along their whole length in the shape of circles, ovals, rectangles (including squares), equilateral triangles or regular convex polygons (including "flattened circles"
(d). Plates, sheets, strip and foil
Flat-surfaced products (other than the unwrought products of heading 7801), coiled or not, of solid rectangular (other than square) cross section with or without rounded corners (including "modified rectangles" of which two opposite sides are convex arcs,
- of rectangular (including square) shape with a thickness not exceeding one-tenth of the width,
- of a shape other than rectangular or square, of any size, provided that they do not assume the character of articles or products of other headings.
Heading 7804 applies, inter alia , to plates, sheets, strip and foil with patterns (for example, grooves, ribs, checkers, tears, buttons, lozenges) and to such products which have been perforated, corrugated, polished or coated, provided that they do not
(e). Tubes and pipes
Hollow products, coiled or not, which have a uniform cross section with only one enclosed void along their whole length in the shape of circles, ovals, rectangles (including squares), equilateral triangles or regular convex polygons, and which have a unif
Subheading Note
1. In this chapter the expression "refined lead" means:
Metal containing by weight at least 99.9 percent of lead, provided that the content by weight of any other element does not exceed the limit specified in the following table:
TABLE - Other elements
Element
Ca
Cd
Cu
Fe
S
Sb
Sn
Zn
Other (for example Te), each
Statistical Note
1. For the purposes of this chapter, "alloys of lead" are metals in which the lead content is, by weight, less than 99 percent, but not less than any other metallic element.

Schedule B No. and HeadingsCommodity DescriptionUnit of QuantitySecond Quantity
78 Lead and Articles Thereof
7801 - Unwrought lead:
7801.10.0000 - - Refined lead kg
- - Other:
7801.91.0000 - - - Containing by weight antimony as the principal other element kg
7801.99 - - - Other:
7801.99.3000 - - - - Lead bullion kg
- - - - Other:
7801.99.9030 - - - - - Alloys of lead kg
7801.99.9050 - - - - - Other kg
7802 - Lead waste and scrap:
7802.00.0030 - - Obtained from lead-acid storage batteries kg
7802.00.0060 - - Other kg
7804 - Lead plates, sheets, strip and foil; lead powders and flakes:
- - Plates, sheets, strip and foil:
7804.11.0000 - - - Sheets, strip and foil of a thickness (excluding any backing) not exceeding 0.2 mm (0.008 inch) kg
7804.19.0000 - - - Other kg
7804.20.0000 - - Powders and flakes kg
7806 - Other articles of lead:
7806.00.0300 - - Lead bars, rods, profiles and wire kg
7806.00.0500 - - Lead tubes, pipes and tube or pipe fittings (for example, couplings) kg
7806.00.8000 - - Other kg

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