HSN codes for wood pulp, fibrous cellulosic material, waste and scrap paper etc.


Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material, recovered (waste and scrap) paper or paperboard

The information provided below about HSN codes are used for GST purpose to classify goods. You may reconfirm with GST authorities whether your product HSN code is classified correctly below. The HSN codes under 02 digits, 04 digits, 06 digits and 08 digits explains and classifies broadly for each section of goods.


For the purposes of heading 4702 00 00, the expression "chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades" means chemical wood pulp having by weight an insoluble fraction of 92% or more for soda or sulphate wood pulp or of 88% or more for sulphite wood pulp after one hour in a caustic soda solution containing 18% sodium hydroxide (NaOH) at 20°C, and for sulphite wood pulp an ash content that does not exceed 0.12.5% by weight.

HSN Code Description of goods

HSN code 4701 00 00 Mechanical wood pulp

HSN code 4702 00 00 Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades

HSN code 4703   Chemical wood pulp, soda or sulphate, other than

dissolving grades

     -    Unbleached :           
4703 11 00    --    Coniferous           
4703 19 00    --    Non-coniferous           
    -    Semi-bleached or bleached :           
4703 21 00    --    Coniferous           
4703 29 00    --    Non-coniferous

HSN code 4704   Chemical wood pulp, sulphite, other than dissolving grades

    -    Unbleached :           
4704 11 00    --    Coniferous           
4704 19 00    --    Non-coniferous           
    -    Semi-bleached or bleached :           
4704 21 00    --    Coniferous           
4704 29 00    --    Non-coniferous

HSN code 4705 00 00Wood pulp obtained by a combination of mechanical and

chemical pulping processes

HSN code 4706 00 00 Pulps of fibres derived from recovered (waste and scrap)

paper or paperboard or of other fibrous cellulosic material

HSN code 4706 10 00 Cotton linters pulp

HSN code 4706 20 00 Pulps of fibres derived from recovered (waste and scrap) paper

or paperboard

HSN code 4706 30 00 Other, of bamboo


4706 91 00    --    Mechanical           
4706 92 00    --    Chemical           
4706 93 00    - -    Obtained by a combination of mechanical           
        and chemical processes    

HSN code 4707   Recovered (waste and scrap) paper or paperboard

4707 10 00    -  Unbleached kraft paper or paperboard or
    corrugated paper or paperboard
4707 20 00    -  Other paper or paperboard made mainly of
    bleached chemical pulp, not coloured in
    the mass
4707 30 00    -  Paper or paperboard made mainly of
    mechanical pulp (for example, newspapers,
    journals and similar printed matter)
4707 90 00    -  Other, including unsorted waste and scrap

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