What's the HS Code for "Shelled Almonds"?
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Harmonized Tariff Schedule (Shelled Almonds HS Code)
How does the tariff book describe the HS Code for "Shelled Almonds"?
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Additional Tariffs and Duties
Special Provisions, including China and Russia import laws, Countervailing, and Antidumping
Depending on the country of origin, intended use, and other factors, an imported Shelled Almonds may require one or more other HS Codes in addition to 0802.12.00 and — correspondingly — a different duty rate.
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Read about other relevant content that may affect the HS Classification for Shelled Almonds
- Section II: HTSUS Tariff Notes
- Chapter 8: HTSUS Tariff Notes, 🔒 WCO Explanatory Notes
- 0802: 🔒 WCO Explanatory Notes
- Customs Rulings
Tariff Legal Notes
- 1. In this section the term "pellets" means products which have been agglomerated either directly by compression or by the addition of a binder in a proportion not exceeding 3 percent by weight.
- 1. This chapter does not cover inedible nuts or fruit.
- 2. Chilled fruit and nuts are to be classified in the same headings as the corresponding fresh fruit and nuts.
- 3. Dried fruit or dried nuts of this chapter may be partially rehydrated, or treated for the following purposes:
- (a) For additional preservation or stabilization (for example, by moderate heat treatment, sulfuring, the addition of sorbic acid or potassium sorbate),
- (b) To improve or maintain their appearance (for example, by the addition of vegetable oil or small quantities of glucose syrup), provided that they retain the character of dried fruits or dried nuts.
- 4. Heading 0812 applies to fruit and nuts which have been treated solely to ensure their provisional preservation during transport or storage prior to use (for example, by sulfur dioxide gas, in brine, in sulfur water or in other preservative solutions), provided they remain unsuitable for immediate consumption in that state.
- 1. No allowance shall be made for dirt or other impurities in nuts of any kind, shelled or not shelled.
- 1. For a list of approved standards for "certified organic", see General Statistical Note 6.
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