CHAPTER 26

 NOTES

1.  This Chapter does not cover:

(a)  Slag or similar industrial waste prepared as macadam (heading No. 25.17);
(b)  Natural magnesium carbonate (magnesite), whether or not calcined (heading No. 25.l9);
(c)  Basic slag of Chapter 3l;
(d)  Slag wool, rock wool or similar mineral wools (heading No. 68.06);
(e)  Waste or scrap, of precious metal or of metal clad with precious metal (heading No. 71.l2); or
(f)  Copper, nickel or cobalt mattes produced by any process of smelting (Section XV).

2.  For the purposes of headings Nos. 26.01 to 26.17, the term "ores" means minerals of mineralogical species
actually used in the metallurgical industry for the extraction of mercury, of the metals of heading No. 28.44 or of the
metals of Section XIV or XV, even if they are intended for non-metallurgical purposes.  Headings Nos. 26.01 to 26.17
do not, however, include minerals which have been submitted to processes not normal to the metallurgical industry.

3.  Heading No. 26.20 applies only to ash and residues of a kind used in industry either for the extraction of metals
or as a basis for the manufacture of chemical compounds of metals.

HEADING/
H.S.CODE

DESCRIPTION

SU

ID

VAT

LVY

EXC

26.01

Iron ores and concentrates, including roasted iron pyrites

2601.1110.00

Nonagglomerated: Iron ores lumps

5

5

2601.1120.00

Nonagglomerated: Iron ores fines

5

5

2601.1130.00

Nonagglomerated: Iron ores concentrates

5

5

2601.1190.00

.

5

5

2601.1200.00

Agglomerated Iron ores and concentrates

5

5

2601.2000.00

Roasted iron pyrites

5

5

26.02

Manganese ores and concentrates, with a manganese content of >20%

2602.0000.00

Manganese ores/concentrates, including ferruginous manganese' dry
content =>20 %

5

5

26.03

Copper ores and concentrates

2603.0000.00

.

5

5

26.04

Nickel ores and concentrates

2604.0000.00

.

5

5

26.05

Cobalt ores and concentrates

2605.0000.00

.

5

5

26.06

Aluminium ores and concentrates

2606.0000.00

.

5

5

26.07

Lead ores and concentrates

2607.0000.00

.

5

5

26.08

Zinc ores and concentrates

2608.0000.00

.

5

5

26.09

Tin ores and concentrates

2609.0000.00

.

5

5

26.10

Chromium ores and concentrates

2610.0000.00

.

5

5



HEADING/
H.S.CODE

DESCRIPTION

SU

ID

VAT

LVY

EXC

26.11

Tungsten ores and concentrates

2611.0000.00

.

5

5

26.12

Uranium or thorium ores and concentrates

2612.1000.00

Uranium ores and concentrates

5

5

2612.2000.00

Thorium ores and concentrates

5

5

26.13

Molybdenum ores and concentrates

2613.1000.00

Roasted

5

5

2613.9000.00

. Other

5

5

26.14

Titanium ores and concentrates

2614.0000.00

.

5

5

26.15

Niobium, tantalum, vanadium or zirconium ores and concentrates

2615.1000.00

Zirconium ores and concentrates

5

5

2615.9000.00

Niobium, tantalum, vanadium or zirconium Other

5

5

26.16

Precious metal ores and concentrates

2616.1000.00

Silver ores and concentrates

5

5

2616.9010.00

Gold ores and concentrates

5

5

2616.9090.00

Other Precious metal ores and concentrates

5

5

26.17

Other ores and concentrates

2617.1000.00

Antimony ores and concentrates

5

5

2617.9000.00

.

5

5

26.18

Granulated slag (slag sand) from the manufacture of iron or steel

2618.0000.00

.

5

5

26.19

Slag, dross, etc, from the manufacture of iron or steel

2619.0000.00

Slag, dross (other than granulated slag), scalings and othe

5

5

26.20

Ash and residues containing metals ormetallic compounds

2620.1100.00

Hard zinc spelter

5

5

2620.1900.00

Ash and residues (other than from the manufacture of iron and steel Other

5

5

2620.2100.00

Leaded gasoline sludges and leaded antiknock compound sludges

5

5

2620.2900.00

Ash and residues Otherlead

5

5

2620.3000.00

Containing mainly copper

5

5

2620.4000.00

Containing mainly aluminium

5

5

2620.6000.00

Containing arsenic, mercury, thallium or their mixtures,

5

5

2620.9100.00

Containing antimony, beryllium, cadmium, chromium or their mixtures

5

5

2620.9900.00

Other ashes and residues containing arsenic, metals or their compounds

5

5

26.21

Other slag and ash, including seaweed ash (kelp)

2621.1000.00

Ash and residues from the incineration of municipal waste

5

5

2621.9000.00

Other slag and ash, including seaweed as Other

5

5