HS Code 2023 for Printed Books, Newspapers, Pictures and other Products of Printing Industry, Manuscripts, Typescripts and Plans

Revised HTS or HS Code for Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans for use in classification of Imported merchandise for rate of Duty and statistical purposes in the year 2022.

Revised HS/HTS Code 2023: Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) Code of the United States for printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans.

Chapter-49 Harmonized System Code

Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans

This chapter does not cover:

(a) Photographic negatives or positives on transparent bases (chapter 37);

(b) Maps, plans or globes, in relief, whether or not printed (heading 9023);

(c) Playing cards or other goods of chapter 95; or

(d) Original engravings, prints or lithographs (heading 9702), postage or revenue stamps, stamp-postmarks, first-day covers, postal stationery or the like of heading 9704, antiques of an age exceeding one hundred years or other articles of chapter 97.

HS Code or HTS/HSNDescription of Goods
4901Printed books, brochures, leaflets and similar printed matter, whether or not in single sheets:
4902Newspapers, journals and periodicals, whether or not illustrated or containing advertising material:
4903Children’s picture, drawing or coloring books
4904Music, printed or in manuscript, whether or not bound or illustrated
4905Maps and hydrographic or similar charts of all kinds, including atlases, wall maps, topographical plans and globes, printed
4906Plans and drawings for architectural, engineering, industrial, commercial, topographical or similar purposes, being originals drawn by hand; handwritten texts; photographic reproductions on sensitized paper and carbon copies of the foregoing
4907Unused postage, revenue or similar stamps of current or new issue in the country in which they have, or will have, a recognized face value; stamp-impressed paper; banknotes; check forms; stock, share or bond certificates and similar documents of title
4908Transfers (decalcomanias):
4909Printed or illustrated postcards; printed cards bearing personal greetings, messages or announcements, whether or not illustrated, with or without envelopes or trimmings:
4910Calendars of any kind, printed, including calendar blocks:
4911Other printed matter, including printed pictures and photographs:


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