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What's the HS Code for "Frozen Crab"?


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Harmonized Tariff Schedule (Frozen Crab HS Code)

How does the tariff book describe the HS Code for "Frozen Crab"?

Section I: Live Animals; Animal Products
Chapter 3: Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates
Crustaceans, whether in shell or not, live, fresh, chilled, frozen, dried, salted or in brine; smoked crustaceans, whether in shell or not, whether or not cooked before or during the smoking process; crustaceans, in shell, cooked by steaming or by boiling in water, whether or not chilled, frozen, dried, salted or in brine:
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Special Provisions, including China and Russia import laws, Countervailing, and Antidumping

Depending on the country of origin, intended use, and other factors, an imported Frozen Crab may require one or more other HS Codes in addition to 0306.14 and — correspondingly — a different duty rate.

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Tariff Legal Notes

Section I: Live Animals; Animal Products


  • 1. Any reference in this section to a particular genus or species of an animal, except where the context otherwise requires, includes a reference to the young of that genus or species.
  • 2. Except where the context otherwise requires, throughout the tariff schedule any reference to "dried" products also covers products which have been dehydrated, evaporated or freeze-dried.

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates


  • 1. This chapter does not cover:
    • (a) Mammals of heading 0106;
    • (b) Meat of mammals of heading 0106 (heading 0208 or 0210);
    • (c) Fish (including livers, roes and milt thereof) or crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates, dead and unfit or unsuitable for human consumption by reason of either their species or their condition (chapter 5); flours, meals or pellets of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates, unfit for human consumption (heading 2301); or
    • (d) Caviar or caviar substitutes prepared from fish eggs (heading 1604).
  • 2. In this chapter the term "pellets" means products which have been agglomerated either directly by compression or by the addition of a small quantity of binder.
  • 3. Headings 0305 to 0308 do not cover flours, meals and pellets, fit for human consumption (heading 0309).
Additional U.S. Note
  • 1. Certain fish, crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates are provided for in chapter 98.
Statistical Note
  • 1. Imports of shrimp or products of shrimp are subject to the provisions of section 609 of Public Law 101-162 of November 21, 1989 (16 U.S.C. 1537 note).

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