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CHINA.

PIECE-GOODS.
BENGAL.

BOMBAY
Pieces to

Pieces to the Ton.

the Ton. Humhums

R.400 Habassies 600 | Guinea stuffs, large

600 Humhums, quilted

Ditto, small

I 200 Jamdannies

800 Longcloths, whole pieces Jamwars 600 Ditro, half ditto

320 Laccowries 600 Lemanees

R.800 Lungees Herba 800 Musters

400 Mulmuls

R.400 Ditto handkerchiefs 400 Neganepauts

400 Mahamodietes 400 Niccanees, large

600 Mamodies R.400 | Ditto small

600 Nillaes 800 Salampores

400 Nainfooks

400
Stuffs brown

R.400 Peniascoes 800 Tapseils, large

400 Photaes R.800 Ditto, small

600 Percaulas

800 Putcahs

R.400
Romals
R.800 Nankeen cloth

R.400 Sannoes 400 Silks of all soris

· R.300 Seerbetties

400 Seerbands

600 | China ware, 50 cubical feet to Seersuckers

600 the ton, or about 4 chests of Seerhaudconnaes

400 the usual dimensions. Seershauds

R.400 Seerbafts

400 Other measurable goods, 50 cuShaulbafts

400

bical feet to the ton. Succatoons

R.800 Sooleys

400

N.B. Where the letter R.is Sorts

400 set against pieces of 400 to the Taffaties of all sorts R.800 | ton, it shews those goods are to be Tanjeebs

400 | reduced, or brought to a standard Tepoys

R.800 of 16 yards long and a broad. Terrindams

400 Where against pieces of 800 to Tainfooks

400 the ton, to 10 yards long and a

broad. BOMBAY.

EXAMPLE Annabatches

R.400 1000 pieces of 12 yards long and Bombay stuffs

R.400 Iš broad, at 400 to the ton, Byrampauts

400

make 844 pieces, or 2 tons 44 Bejutapauts

R.400

pieces. Boralchawders or brawls 1200 1000 pieces of 10 yards long Betellees

400 and is broad, at 800 to the Chelloes

R.400 ton, is 1181 pieces, or i ton Chintz of all forts R.400

381 pieces.

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WEIGHABLE GOODS.
Cwt. to

Cwt. to the Ton.

the Ton. Arrangoes

20 Mother-of-Pearl Shells 20 Aloes 16 | Nux Vomica

15 Benjamin 20 Pepper

16 Borax

20 Quicksilver Cardemoms, Fine goods 12

Rhubarb Cakelack

16 | Raw Silk Carmenia Wool IO Ditto in chests

8 Cambogium

20 Ditto in bales or bundles 10 Caflia Lignea

8 Redwood Caflia Buds

12 Rice Camphire

15
Shellack

16 Cotton Yarn, Fine Goods

Seedlack

18 Cowries Gruff ditto 20

Sticklack

16 Coffee Fine ditto 18 Saltpetre Cinnabar

10
Senna

8 Cloves 12 | Sago

16 Dragon's Blood

20 Ditto packed in China ware Gum Arabic 16 | Tutenague

20 Elerni 16 Turmeric

16 Ammoniacum 16 | Tincal

16 Opoponax 16 | Tea, Green

8 Sagapenum

18 Sarcocol

Arrack Gauge gallons 291 Indigo

Canes Iron Kintlage 20 | Wang hees and Bamboes

3000 Musk

Rattans equal to 16 cwt.

6000 Myrrh

16

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Tale 300

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AMERICAN DUTIES

Are calculated as in the following Examples.

1. What is the duty on 2885 gallons of molasses, at 5 cents per gallon ?

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2. What is the duty on the above molalles, if imported in a foreign vessel, the rate being 5 1 cents per gallon, or 10 per cent. more than an American vefTel ?

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dols. cts. 1273 Ib. chocolate at 3 cents

Ans. 38 19 5. 965 lb. do. in a foreign vessel at 3 is do. 6.

1149 lb. cheese at 7 ditto 7. 1295 lb. do. in a foreign vessel at 77o do. 8. 1879 gals. Champaign wine at 45 do.

845 55 9. 2675 gals. London particular Madeira at 58 do. 1551 50

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What is the duty on 53 cwt. 2 qrs. 21 lb. of untarred Cor. dage, at 225 cents per cwt. ?

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What is the duty on the above cordage in a foreign vessel, at 247 cts. per cwi. ?

Anf. 132 dols. 87. cts, How much is the duty on 4 hhds. of brown sugar, wt. gross 38 cwt. 3 qrs. 19 lb. tare 12 lb. per 100, at 21 cents per lb. ?

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13. What is the duty on this sugar, in a foreign vessel, at 21 cls. per lb. ?

Anf. 105 dols. 49 cts,

The mode of estimating ad valorem rates of duty. The ad valorem rates of duty, upon goods, wares and merchandizes, at the place of importation, shall be estimated by adding 20 per cent. to the actual cost thereof, if imported from the Cape of Good Hope, or from any other place beyond the same, and ten per cent. on the actual cost thereof, if imported from any other place or country, including all charges ; commissions, outside packages and insurance excepted.-(See laws of the United States.)

EXAMPLES. 1. What is the duty on an invoice of silver and plated ware im ported from London, the cost, exclusive of commissions, &c. being £.359 18 4, at 15 per cent. ad valorem ?

359
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actual cost 159803 cents.
10 per cent. added

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for 15 per cent. 263:67 cents.

Ans. 263 dols. 67 cents. 2. What will it amount to in a foreign vessel, at 164 per cent. ad valorem ?

Ans. 290 dols. 4 cts.

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The rates at which all foreign coins and currencies are estimated at the Custom-Houses of the United States.

Dols. Cts. Each pound sterling of Great-Britain, at

4 44 Each pound sterling of Ireland

4 Each livre tournois of France

181 Each florin or gilder of the United Netherlands

40 Each mark banco of Hamburgh

33} Each rix dollar of Denmark Each rial of plate of Spain

10 Each rial of vellon of Spain

5 Each milree of Portugal

24 Each tale of China

48 Each pagoda of India Each rupee of Bengal

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