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SITC Rev.3 code 642


  • Section: 6 - Manufactured goods classified chiefly by material
  • Division: 64 - Paper, paperboard and articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard
  • Group: 642 - Paper and paperboard, cut to size or shape, and articles of paper or paperboard


This Group is divided into the following Subgroups:

  • 642.1 - Cartons, boxes, cases, bags and other packing containers, of paper, paperboard, cellulose wadding or webs of cellulose fibres; box files, letter trays and similar articles, of paper or paperboard of a kind used in offices, shops or the like
  • 642.2 - Envelopes, letter cards, plain postcards and correspondence cards, of paper or paperboard; boxes, pouches, wallets and writing compendiums, of paper or paperboard, containing an assortment of paper stationery
  • 642.3 - Registers, account-books, notebooks, order books, receipt books, letter pads, memorandum pads, diaries and similar articles, exercise books, blotting pads, binders (loose-leaf or other), folders, file covers, manifold business forms, interleaved carbon sets and other articles of stationery, of paper or paperboard; albums for samples or for collections, and book covers, of paper or paperboard
  • 642.4 - Paper and paperboard, cut to size or shape, n.e.s.
  • 642.9 - Articles of paper pulp, paper, paperboard or cellulose wadding, n.e.s.

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