This edition of the HTS takes effect January 29, 2015. This page contains the chapter-by-chapter listing of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule and general notes. The links below correspond to the various sections in the Table of Contents for the Harmonized Tariff Schedule. Clicking on a link will load the corresponding Adobe .pdf file (Note: Section notes, if any, are attached to the first chapter of each section. "Page down" to view chapter after selecting.)

Cover Change Record (The record of legal and statistical changes in this edition of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule) Preface General Notes; General Rules of Interpretation; General Statistical Notes Notice to Exporters
Section I: Live Animals; Animal Products Section I Section Notes Chapter 1:  Live animals Chapter 2:  Meat and edible meat offal Chapter 3:  Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates Chapter 4:  Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included Chapter 5:  Dairy produce; birds eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included
Section II: Vegetable Products Section II Section Notes Chapter 6:  Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage Chapter 7:  Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers Chapter 8:  Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons Chapter 9:  Coffee, tea, maté and spices Chapter 10:  Cereals Chapter 11:  Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten Chapter 12:  Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruits; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder Chapter 13:  Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts Chapter 14:  Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included
Section III: Animal or Vegetable Fats and Oils and Their Cleavage Products; Prepared Edible Fats; Animal or Vegetable Waxes Section III Chapter 15:  Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes
Section IV: Prepared Foodstuffs; Beverages, Spirits, and Vinegar; Tobacco and Manufactured Tobacco Substitutes Section IV Section Notes Chapter 16:  Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates Chapter 17:  Sugars and sugar confectionery Chapter 18:  Cocoa and cocoa preparations Chapter 19:  Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers' wares Chapter 20:  Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants Chapter 21:  Miscellaneous edible preparations Chapter 22:  Beverages, spirits and vinegar Chapter 23:  Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed Chapter 24:  Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes
Section V: Mineral Products Section V Chapter 25:  Salt; sulfur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement Chapter 26:  Ores, slag and ash Chapter 27:  Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes
Section VI: Products of the Chemical or Allied Industries Section VI Section Notes Chapter 28:  Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorgani c compounds of precious metals, of rare-earth metals,of radioactive elements or of isotopes Chapter 29:  Organic chemicals Chapter 30:  Pharmaceutical products Chapter 31:  Fertilizers Chapter 32:  Tanning or dyeing extracts; dyes, pigments, paints, varnishes, putty and mastics Chapter 33:  Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations Chapter 34:  Soap, organic surface-active agents, washing preparations, lubricating preparations, artificial waxes, prepared waxes, polishing or scouring preparations, candles and similar articles, modeling pastes, "dental waxes" and dental preparations with a basis of plaster Chapter 35:  Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes Chapter 36:  Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations Chapter 37:  Photographic or cinematographic goods Chapter 38:  Miscellaneous chemical products
Section VII: Plastics and Articles Thereof Rubber and Articles Thereof Section VII Section Notes Chapter 39:  Plastics and articles thereof Chapter 40:  Rubber and articles thereof
Section VIII: Raw Hides and Skins, Leather, Furskins and Articles Thereof; Saddlery and Harness; Travel Goods, Handbags and Similar Containers; Articles of Animal Gut (Other Than Silkworm Gut) Section VIII Section Notes Chapter 41:  Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather Chapter 42:  Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silkworm gut) Chapter 43:  Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof
Section IX: Wood and Articles of Wood; Wood Charcoal; Cork and Articles of Cork; Manufacturers of Straw,of Esparto or of Other Plaiting Materials; Basketware and Wickerwork Section IX Chapter 44:  Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal Chapter 45:  Cork and articles of cork Chapter 46:  Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork
Section X: Pulp of Wood or of Other Fibrous Cellulosic Material; Waste and Scrap of Paper or Paperboard; Paper and Paperboard and Articles Thereof Section X Section Notes Chapter 47:  Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard Chapter 48:  Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard Chapter 49:  Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans
Section XI: Textile and Textile Articles Section XI Section Notes Chapter 50:  Silk Chapter 51:  Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehair yarn and woven fabric Chapter 52:  Cotton Chapter 53:  Other vegetable textile fibers; paper yarn and woven fabric of paper yarn Chapter 54:  Man-made filaments Chapter 55:  Man-made staple fibers Chapter 56:  Wadding, felt and nonwovens; special yarns, twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof Chapter 57:  Carpets and other textile floor coverings Chapter 58:  Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace, tapestries; trimmings; embroidery Chapter 59:  Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use Chapter 60:  Knitted or crocheted fabrics Chapter 61:  Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted Chapter 62:  Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted Chapter 63:  Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags
Section XII: Footwear, Headgear, Umbrellas, Sun Umbrellas, Walking Sticks, Seatsticks, Whips, Riding-Crops and Parts Thereof; Prepared Feathers and Articles Made Therewith; Artificial Flowers; Articles of Human Hair Section XII Chapter 64:  Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles Chapter 65:  Headgear and parts thereof Chapter 66:  Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seatsticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof Chapter 67:  Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair
Section XIII: Articles of Stone, Plaster, Cement, Asbestos, Mica or Similar Materials; Ceramic Products; Glass and Glassware Section XIII Chapter 68:  Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials Chapter 69:  Ceramic products Chapter 70:  Glass and glassware
Section XIV: Natural or Cultured Pearls, Precious or Semiprecious Stones, Precious Metals, Metals Clad With Precious Metal, and Articles Thereof; Imitation Jewelry; Coin Section XIV Chapter 71:  Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones,precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin
Section XV: Base Metals and Articles of Base Metal Section XV Section Notes Chapter 72:  Iron and steel Chapter 73:  Articles of iron or steel Chapter 74:  Copper and articles thereof Chapter 75:  Nickel and articles thereof Chapter 76:  Aluminum and articles thereof Chapter 77:  (Reserved for possible future use) Chapter 78:  Lead and articles thereof Chapter 79:  Zinc and articles thereof Chapter 80:  Tin and articles thereof Chapter 81:  Other base metals; cermets; articles thereof Chapter 82:  Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal Chapter 83:  Miscellaneous articles of base metal
Section XVI: Machinery and Mechanical Appliances; Electrical Equipment; Parts Thereof; Sound Recorders and Reproducers, Television Image and Sound Recorders and Reproducers, and Parts and Accessories of Such Articles Section XVI Section Notes Chapter 84:  Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof Chapter 85:  Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles
Section XVII: Vehicles, Aircraft, Vessels and Associated Transport Equipment Section XVII Section Notes Chapter 86:  Railway or tramway locomotives, rolling-stock and parts thereof; railway or tramway track fixtures and fittings and parts thereof; mechanical (including electro-mechanical) traffic signalling equipment of all kinds Chapter 87:  Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof Chapter 88:  Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof Chapter 89:  Ships, boats and floating structures
Section XVIII: Optical, Photographic, Cinematographic, Measuring, Checking, Precision, Medical or Surgical Instruments and Apparatus; Clocks and Watches; Musical Instruments; Parts and Accessories Thereof Section XVIII Chapter 90:  Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof Chapter 91:  Clocks and watches and parts thereof Chapter 92:  Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles
Section XIX: Arms and Ammunition; Parts and Accessories Thereof Section XIX Chapter 93:  Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof
Section XX: Miscellaneous Manufactured Articles Section XX Chapter 94:  Furniture; bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings, not elsewhere specified or included; illuminated sign illuminated nameplates and the like; prefabricated buildings Chapter 95:  Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof Chapter 96:  Miscellaneous manufactured articles
Section XXI: Works of Art, Collectors' Pieces and Antiques Section XXI Chapter 97:  Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques
Section XXII: Special Classification Provisions; Temporary Legislation; Temporary Modifications Proclaimed Pursuant to Trade Agreements Legislation; Additional Import Restrictions Proclaimed Pursuant to Section 22 of the Agricultural Adjustment Act, As Amended Section XXII Chapter 98:  Special classification provisions Chapter 99:  Temporary legislation; temporary modifications proclaimed pursuant to trade agreements legislation; additional import restrictions proclaimed pursuant to section 22 of the Agricultural Adjustment Act, as amended
Chemical Appendix to the Tariff Schedule Pharmaceutical Appendix to the Tariff Schedule Intermediate Chemicals for Dyes Appendix to the Tariff Schedule
Statistical Annexes Statistical Annexes

Annex A - Schedule C, Classification of Country and Territory Designations for U.S. Import Statistics

Annex B - International Standard Country Codes

Annex C - Schedule D, Customs District and Port Codes

Alphabetical Index