US-VIETNAM BILATERAL TRADE AGREEMENT

ANNEX D1

Import Trading Rights and Distribution Rights
Industrial Products


HS Number Description Import Trading rights - Phase-out Period*(yrs.) Distribution rights - Phase-out Period** (yrs.)
2523 Portland cement, aluminous cement, slag cement etc 5 7
2709 Crude oil from petroleum and bituminous minerals 5 U
2710 Oil (not crude) from petrol & bitum mineral etc. 7 U
2711 Petroleum gases & other gaseous hydrocarbons 6 U
2802 Sulfur, sublimed or precipitated; collodial sulfur 3 5
2804 Hydrogen, rare gases and other nonmetals 2 5
2805 Alkali metals etc; rare-earth metals etc; mercury 2 5
2806 Hydrogen chloride; chlorosulfuric acid 5 5
2807 Sulfuric acid; oleum 5 5
2808 Nitric acid, sulfonitric acids 5 5
2809 Diphosphorus pentaoxide; phosphoric acid etc 3 5
2810 Oxides of boron; boric acids 3 5
2813 Sulfides of nonmetals; commercial phosp trisulfide 3 5
2814 Ammonia, anhydrous or in aqueous solution 3 5
2815 Sodium hydrox; potass hydrox; sod or potass perox 3 5
2817 Zinc oxide and zinc peroxide 3 5
2818 Artfl corundum w/nt chem defnd alum oxid/hydroxide 3 5
2819 Chromium oxides and hydroxides 3 5
2820 Manganese oxides 3 5
2821 Iron oxides & hydroxides; earth colors nun 70% ir 3 5
2823 Titanium oxides 3 5
2824 Lead oxides; red lead and orange lead 3 0
2829 Chlorates etc; bromates etc; iodates etc. 3 0
2830 Sulfides; polysulfides 3 5
2833 Sulfates; alums; peroxosulfates (persulfates) 3 5
2834 Nitrites; nitrates 3 5
2835 Phosphinates, phosphonates, phosphates & polyphosp 3 5
2836 Carbonates; peroxocarbonates; comm amm carbonate 3 5
2840 Borates; peroxoborates 3 5
2843 Colloidal prec metal; prec metal comp & amalgrams 3 5
2847 Hydrogen peroxide, whether/not solidified w/ urea 3 5
2907 Phenols; phenol-alcohols 3 5
2909 Ethers, ether-alcohols, alcohol peroxides etc. 5 5
2910 Epoxides with a 3-memb ring & halog, sulfon etc 5 5
2912 Aldehydes, its cyclic polymers; paraformaldehyde 5 5
2914 Ketones & quinones & halogenatd, sulfonatd der etc 3 5
2915 Sat acyclic nonocarbox acid & anhyd, halogon etc 3 5
2916 Unsat acyclic & cyclic monocarbox acid & anhyd etc 3 5
2917 Polycarboxylic acids & anhyd etc, halog, sulf etc 3 5
2918 Carboxylic acid, added oxygen & anhy etc, hal etc 3 5
2935 Sulfonamides 3 5
2936 Provitamins and vitamins & derivatives & intermixs 3 U
2937 Hormones; derivatives & steriods used as hormones 3 U
2938 Glycosides, natural or synth & salts, ethers etc. 3 U
2939 Veg alkaloids, nat or synth & salts, ethers etc. 3 U
2940 Sugars, chem pure (exc sucrose, lactose, etc) 3 U
2941 Antibiotics 3 U
2942 Organic compounds nesoi 3 U
3003 Medicaments nesoi of mixtures, not dosage etc form 6 U
3004 Medicaments nesoi, mixed or not, in dosage etc fm 6 U
3006 Pharmaceutical goods in note 4 to chapter 30 6 U
3102 Mineral or chemical fertilizers, nitrogenous 5 U
3103 Mineral or chemical fertilizers, phosphatic 5 U
3104 Mineral or chemical fertilizers, potassic 5 U
3105 Mineral or chemical fertilizers, other 5 U
3208 Paint & varnish from synth etc polymers nonaq, etc 3 3
3209 Paint & varnish from synth etc polymers aqueous md 3 3
3210 Paints & varnishes nesoi; watr pigmts for leather 3 3
3403 Lubricating preps, antirust & treating textiles etc 3 5
3601 Propellant powders C U
3602 Prepared explosives other than propellent powders C U
3603 Safety fuses; detonating fuse; percussion caps etc C U
3604 Fireworks, signalling flares, rain rockets etc. 0 U
3706 Motion-picture film, exposed and developed C G
3808 Insecticides, rodenticides; fungicides etc, retail 5 U
3812 Prepared rubber accelerators; com plasticizers etc 5 5
3819 Hydraulic brake fluids/liq for hydraulic trans etc 3 5
3901 Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms 0 4
3902 Polymers of propylene or other olefins, prim forms 0 4
3903 Polymers of styrene, in primary forms 0 4
3904 Polymers of vinyl chloride etc., in primary forms 0 4
3905 Polymers of vinyl acetate & oth vinyl polym, pr fm 0 4
3906 Acrylic polymers in primary forms 0 4
3907 Polyethers, expoxides & polyesters, primary forms 0 4
3908 Polyamides in primary forms 0 4
3909 Amino-resins, phenolics & polyurethanes, prim form 0 4
3910 Silicones, in primary forms 0 4
3911 Petro resins, polysulfides etc nesoi, primary form 0 4
3912 Cellulose and chemical deriv nesoi, primary forms 0 4
3913 Natural polymers and modified natural polymers 0 4
40111000 Tires of a kind used on motor cars 5 5
40112010 Tires with a width of 450 mm 5 5
40114000 Tires of a kind used on motorcycles 5 5
40131010 Inner tubes for tires of a width of 450 mm 2 3
40139020 Inner tubes of a kind used on motorcycles 2 3
4801 Newsprint, in rolls or sheets 5 7
4802 Paper, uncoat, for writing etc, rolls; hndmd paper 5 7
4804 Kraft paper & paperboard, uncoat nesoi, rolls etc 5 7
4807 Composite paper & paperboard, no surf coat, rl etc 5 7
4810 Paper & paperboard, coated with kaolin etc, rl etc 5 7
4820 Registers, notebooks, binders, bus forms etc, papr 0 7
4823 Paper, paperboard, cellul wad to size & arts nesoi 5 7
4901 Books, brochures & similar printed matter C U
4902 Newspapers, journals & periodicals C U
4903 Children's picture, drawing or coloring books C U
4907 Unused postage, check forms, banknotes, stock, etc C U
4909 Printed or illust post cards, greeting cards, etc. C U
4910 Calendars, calendar blocks of any kind, printed C U
4911 Printed matter nesoi, incl print pictures & photos C U
5007 Woven fabrics of silk or silk waste 5 5
5111 Woven fabrics of carded wool or fine animal hair 5 5
5112 Woven fabrics of combed wool or fine animal hair 5 5
5208 Woven cotton fabrics, nu 85% cot, wt nov 200 g/m2 5 5
5209 Woven cotton fabrics, nu 85% cot, wt ov 200 g/m2 5 5
5210 Woven cotton fabrics, un85%cot, mmfmix, nov200g/m2 5 5
5211 Woven cotton fabrics, un85%cot, mmfmix, ov200g/m2 5 5
5212 Woven cotton fabrics nesoi 5 5
6001 Pile fabrics, knitted or crocheted 5 5
6002 Knitted or crocheted fabrics, nesoi 5 5
6810 Articles of cement, concrete or artificial stone 5 5
6908 Glazed ceramic flags & paving, hearth tiles, etc 5 5
6910 Ceramic sinks, washbasins, water closet bowls etc 5 5
7004 Drawn & blown glass, in sheets etc 5 7
7005 Float glass & surf ground or polished sheets etc 5 7
7016 Glass paving blocks etc; gl cubes, lead window etc 5 7
7208 Fl-rl iron & na steel nun600mm wd hot-rl, not clad 5 5
7209 Fl-rl iron & na steel nun600mm wd cold-rl, no clad 5 5
7210 Fl-rl iron & na steel nun600mm wd, clad etc 5 5
7211 Fl-rl iron & na steel un 600mm wd, not clad etc 5 5
7212 Fl-rl iron & na steel un 600mm wd, clad etc 5 5
7213 Bars & rods, iron & na steel, h-r irreg coils 5 5
7214 Bars & rods, iron & na steel nesoi, h-r etc 5 5
7215 Bars & rods, iron & na steel nesoi 5 5
7216 Angles, shapes & sections of iron & nonalloy steel 5 5
7217 Wire of iron & nonalloy steel 5 5
7303 Tubes, pipes and hollow profiles of cast iron 5 5
7304 Tubes, pipes etc, seamless, iron nesoi & steel 5 5
7305 Tubes & pipes nesoi, ext dia ov406-4mm, ir & steel 5 5
7306 Tubes, pipes & hollow profiles nesoi, iron & steel 5 5
7604 Aluminum bars, rods and profiles 3 4
7614 Stranded wire, cables etc, aluminum, no elec insul 3 4
8407 Spark-ignition recip or rotary int comb piston eng 4 5
8408 Compression-ignition internal comb piston engines 4 5
8409 Parts for engines of heading 8407 or 8408 3 5
8414 Air or vac pumps, compr & fans; hoods & fans; pts 3 5
8415 Air conditioning machines (temp & hum change), pts 3 5
8418 Refrigerators, freezers etc; heat pumps nesoi, pts 3  
8420 Calendering machines etc nesoi & cylinders, parts 4 5
8421 Centrifuges; filter etc mach for liq or gases; pts 0 2
84248100 Mech appl to disperse liq etc; sand etc blast mach 0 2

5

8426 Ship's derricks; cranes; mobile lifting frames etc 0 5
8427 Fork-lift trucks; oth works trucks with lifts etc. 0 5
8428 Lifting, handling, loading & unload machines nesoi 0 5
8429 Self-propelled bulldozers, graders, scrapers etc 4 5
8430 Mach nesoi, moving, grad etc; pile-dr; snoplow etc 5 5
8431 Parts for machinery of headings 8425 to 8430 5 5
8432 Agricult etc mach for soil etc; lawn rollers; pts 5 7
8433 Harvest etc machines, cleaning eggs etc nesoi, pts 5 7
8435 Presses etc for wine, cider, fruit juice etc, pts 4 7
8436 Agri etc & poultry etc equip, inc incubators, pts 5 7
8437 Mach for cleaning seed etc & work cereal etc, pts 5 7
8438 Mach nesoi, ind prep of food or drink etc, parts 5 7
8442 Mach etc nesoi for typeset, making pr plates etc C U
8443 Print mach incl ink-jet mach ancil t prnt pt nesoi C U
8444 Machines extruding, drawing etc manmade textiles 3 5
8445 Machines for preparing textile fibers & yarns 3 5
8446 Weaving machines (looms) 3 5
8447 Machines, knitting, stitch-bond, lace, net etc. 3 5
8448 Auxiliary machinery for use with textile machines 3 5
8451 Machinery (not laundry) for cleaning, drying etc 3 5
8452 Sewing machines (not book-sew), cover etc; needles 3 5
8453 Machinery for work leather etc & footwear etc, pts 3 5
8455 Metal-rolling mills and rolls therefor; parts 5 5
8458 Lathes for removing metal, incl turning centers 5 5
8459 Machine tools for drilling, boring, milling etc 5 5
8460 Machine tools for honing or finishing metal etc 5 5
8461 Machine tools for shaping, slotting, gear cut etc 5 5
8462 Machine tools for forging, bending, stamping etc 5 5
8466 Parts etc for machine tools of head 8456 to 8465 5 5
8468 Machines, solder etc; gas surf temper machines, pt 5 5
8469 Typewriters & word processing machines 5 7
8470 Calculating & account machines, cash registers etc 5 7
8471 Automatic data process machines; magn reader etc 3 7
8472 Office machines nesoi (hectograph, addressing etc) 5 5
8473 Parts etc for typewriters & other office machines 3 7
8476 Automatic goods-vending machines, parts 5 5
8477 Machinery for working rubber & plast etc nesoi, pt 4 5
8501 Electric motors and generators (no sets) 5 5
8502 Electric generating sets and rotary converters 5 5
8504 Elec trans, static conv & induct, adp pwr supp, pt 5 7
8506 Primary cells & batteries, parts 4 7
8507 Electric storage batteries, incl separators, parts 5 7
8516 Elec water, space & soil heaters; hair etc dry, pt 5 5
8517 Electric apparatus for line telephony etc, parts 0 5
8519 Turntables, record & cassette players etc. 5 7
8520 Magnetic tape & other sound recorders 5 7
8521 Video recrdng/reproduc appar wheth/nt video tuner 5 7
8524 Records, tapes & other recorded sound media etc C U
8525 Trans appar for radiotele etc; tv camera & rec C U
8526 Radar apparatus, radio navig aid & remote cont app C U
8527 Reception apparatus for radiotelephony etc 0 7
8528 Tv recvrs, incl video monitors & projectors 5 7
8529 Parts for television, radio and radar apparatus U U
8535 Electrical apparatus for switching etc, ov 1000 v 5 5
8536 Electrical apparatus for switching etc, nov 1000 v 3 5
8537 Boards, panels etc elec switch and n/c appar etc. 5 5
8540 Thermionic, cold cathode or photocathode tubes, pt 3 3
8542 Electronic integrated circuits & microassembl, pts 0 5
8544 Insulated wire, cable etc; opt sheath fib cables 5 5
8701 Tractors (other than works trucks of heading 8709) 6 7
8702 Motor vehicle f trnspt >ten persons includ driver 6 7
8703 Motor cars & vehicles for transporting persons 6 7
8704 Motor vehicles for transport of goods 6 7
8705 Special purpose motor vehicles nesoi 6 7
8706 Chas w eng f trac, mtr veh f pass/gd & special pur 6 7
8707 Bodies (including cabs), for specif motor vehicles 3 7
8708 Parts & access for motor vehicles (head 8701-8705) 5 7
8709 Works trucks, self-prop, no lift; stat tractrs; pt 5 7
8711 Motorcycles (incl mopeds) & cycles with aux motor 5 7
8714 Parts & access for cycles & invalid carriages 5 7
8716 Trailers etc; other vehicles, not mech propeld, pt 5 5
9001 Opt fibers & bund etc; pol sheets; unmoun opt elem 5 5
9704 Postage or revenue stamps, firstday covers C U

Notes:
0= No phase-out period
U= Unbound
C= Subject to state trading, Annex C
G= Subject to services commitment in Annex G on audio-visual services
* - For purposes of Annex D1, phase-out periods for Import Trading Rights shall begin on the date on which joint ventures are first permitted under Article 2.7.D of Chapter I of this Agreement.
** - For purposes of Annex D1, phase-out periods for Distribution Rights shall begin on the date on which joint ventures are first permitted under Annex G, section IV (Distribution Services) of this Agreement.

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