HSN code or Harmonized System Nomenclature code number is an internationally adopted commodity description and coding system developed by the World Customs Organization (WCO). HSN code is used by more than 200 countries as a basis for their customs tariffs. Currently, over 98% of the merchandise in international trade is classified under HSN code With the HSN code acting as a universal classification for goods, the Indian Government has decided to adopt the use of HSN code for classification of goods under GST and levy of GST. In this article, here is the list of HSN Chapters from 44-49 which comes under Wood & Wood Products .

HSN code is used for classifying the goods and services. It has been mandated for suppliers to mention the HSN code in the invoices up to certain digits based on the turnover.

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Here is the list of HSN Chapters from 44-49 :

  • Chapter 44 – Wood And Articles Of Wood, Wood Charcoal
  • Chapter 45 – Cork And Articles Of Cork
  • Chapter 46 – Manufactures Of Straw, Of Esparto Or Of Other Plaiting Materials; Basket-Ware And Wickerwork
  • Chapter 47 – Pulp Of Wood Or Of Other Fibrous Cellulosic Material; Recovered (Waste And Scrap) Paper Or Paperboard
  • Chapter 48 – Paper And Paperboard; Articles Of Paper Pulp, Of Paper Or Of Paperboard
  • Chapter 49 – Printed Books, Newspapers, Pictures And Other Products Of The Printing Industry, Manuscripts, Typescripts And Plans
HSN CodeDescription of GoodsRate
44 or any ChapterResin bonded bamboo mat board, with or without veneer in between18
44 or any ChapterBamboo flooring tiles18
4401Firewood or fuel wood0
4401Wood in chips or particles; sawdust and wood waste and scrap, whether or not agglomerated in logs, briquettes, pellets or similar forms5
4402Wood  charcoal  (including  shell  or  nut  charcoal),  whether  or  not agglomerated0
4403Wood in the rough18
4407Wood sawn or chipped18
4408Sheets for veneering (including those obtained by slicing laminated wood), for plywood or for similar laminated wood and other wood, sawn lengthwise, sliced or peeled, whether or not planed, sanded, spliced or end-jointed, of a thickness not exceeding 6 mm [other than for match splints]18
4409Wood (including strips and friezes for parquet flooring, not assembled) continuously shaped (tongued, grooved, rebated, chamfered, v-jointed, beaded, moulded, rounded or the like) along any of its edges or faces, whether or not planed, sanded or end-jointed18
4410Particle board, Oriented Strand Board (OSB) and similar board (for example, wafer board) of wood or other ligneous materials, whether or not agglomerated with resins or other organic binding substances, other than specified boards28
4411Fibre board of wood or other ligneous materials, whether or not bonded with resins or other organic substances, other than specified boards28
4412Plywood, veneered panels and similar laminated wood28
4413Densified wood, in blocks, plates, strips, or profile shapes28
4414Wooden frames for paintings, photographs, mirrors or similar objects28
4418Builders’  joinery  and  carpentry  of  wood,  including  cellular  wood panels, assembled flooring panels, shingles and shakes28
4419Tableware and Kitchenware of wood18
4421Wood paving blocks, articles of densified wood not elsewhere included or specified, Parts of domestic decorative articles used as tableware and kitchenware28
44 or any ChapterThe following goods, namely: — a. Cement Bonded Particle Board; b. Jute Particle Board; c. Rice Husk Board; d. Glass-fibre Reinforced Gypsum Board (GRG) e. Sisal-fibre Boards; f.  Bagasse Board; and g. Cotton Stalk Particle Board h. Particle/fibre   board   manufactured   from   agricultural   crop residues12
4404Hoopwood; split poles; piles, pickets and stakes of wood, pointed but not sawn lengthwise; wooden sticks, roughly trimmed but not turned, bent or otherwise worked, suitable for the manufacture of walking- sticks, umbrellas, tool handles or the like12
4405Wood wool; wood flour12
4406Railway or tramway sleepers (cross-ties) of wood12
4408Sheets for veneering (including those obtained by slicing laminated wood), for plywood or for similar laminated wood and other wood, sawn lengthwise, sliced or peeled, whether or not planed, sanded, spliced or end-jointed, of a thickness not exceeding 6 mm [for match splints]12
4415Packing cases, boxes, crates, drums and similar packings, of wood; cable-drums of wood; pallets, box pallets and other load boards, of wood; pallet collars of wood12
4416Casks, barrels, vats, tubs and other coopers’ products and parts thereof, of wood, including staves12
4417Tools, tool bodies, tool handles, broom or brush bodies and handles, of wood; boot or shoe lasts and trees, of wood12
4420Wood marquetry and inlaid wood; caskets and cases for jewellery or cutlery, and similar articles, of wood; statuettes and other ornaments, of wood; wooden articles of furniture not falling in Chapter 9412
4421Other  articles  of  wood;  such  as  clothes  hangers,  Spools,    cops, bobbins,  sewing thread reels and the like of turned wood for various textile machinery, Match splints, Pencil slats, Parts of wood,  namely oars,   paddles and rudders for ships, boats and other similar floating structures, Parts of domestic decorative articles used as tableware and kitchenware  [other  than  Wood  paving  blocks,  articles  of  densified wood not elsewhere included or specified, Parts of domestic decorative articles used as tableware and kitchenware]12
4501Waste cork; crushed, granulated or ground cork18
4502Natural cork, debacked or roughly squared, or in rectangular (including square) blocks, plates, sheets or strip (including sharp-edged blanks for corks or stoppers)18
4503Articles of natural cork such as Corks and Stoppers, Shuttlecock cork bottom18
4504Agglomerated cork (with or without a binding substance) and articles of agglomerated cork18
4501Natural cork, raw or simply prepared12
4601Plaits  and  similar  products  of  plaiting  materials,  whether  or  not assembled into strips; plaiting materials, plaits and similar products of plaiting materials, bound together in parallel strands or woven, in sheet form,  whether  or  not  being  finished  articles  (for  example,  mats matting, screens) of vegetables materials such as of Bamboo, of rattan, of Other Vegetable materials12
4602Basketwork, wickerwork and other articles, made directly to  shape from  plaiting  materials  or  made  up  from  goods  of  heading  4601; articles of loofah12
4701Mechanical wood pulp12
4702Chemical wood pulp, dissolving grades12
4703Chemical wood pulp, soda or sulphate, other than dissolving grades12
4704Chemical wood pulp, sulphite, other than dissolving grades12
4705Wood pulp obtained by a combination of mechanical and chemical pulping processes12
4706Pulps of fibres derived  from recovered (waste and scrap) paper or paperboard or of other fibrous cellulosic material12
4707Recovered (waste and scrap) paper or paperboard12
48 / 4907Rupee notes when sold to the Reserve Bank of India0
4801Newsprint, in rolls or sheets5
4802 / 4907Judicial, Non-judicial stamp papers, Court fee stamps when sold by the Government Treasuries or Vendors authorized by the Government0
4803Toilet or facial tissue stock, towel or napkin stock and similar paper of a kind used for household or sanitary purposes, cellulose wadding and webs of cellulose fibres, whether or not creped, crinkled, embossed, perforated, surface-coloured, surface-decorated or printed, in rolls or sheets18
4806 [Except 4806 20 00, 4806 40 10]Vegetable parchment, tracing papers and other glazed transparent or translucent papers, in rolls or sheets (other than greaseproof paper, glassine paper)18
4809Carbon paper, self-copy paper and other copying or transfer papers (including coated or impregnated paper for duplicator stencils or offset plates), whether or not printed, in rolls or sheets18
4811Paper,  paperboard,  cellulose  wadding  and  webs  of  cellulose  fibres, coated, impregnated, covered, surface-coloured, surface-decorated or printed, in rolls or rectangular (including square) sheets, of any size, other than goods of the kind described in heading 4803, 4809 or 4810 [Other than aseptic packaging paper]18
4812Filter blocks, slabs and plates, of paper pulp18
4813Cigarette paper, whether or not cut to size or in the form of booklets or tubes18
4814Wall paper and similar wall coverings; window transparencies of paper28
4816Carbon paper, self-copy paper and other copying or transfer papers (other than those of heading 4809), duplicator stencils and offset plates, of paper, whether or not put up in boxes18
4817 / 4907Postal items, like envelope, Post card etc., sold by Government0
4817 [Except 4817 30]Envelopes, letter cards, plain postcards and correspondence cards, of paper or paperboard; [other than boxes, pouches, wallets and writing compendiums, of paper or paperboard, containing an  assortment of paper stationery including writing blocks]18
4818Toilet paper and similar paper, cellulose wadding or webs of cellulose fibres, of a kind used for household or sanitary purposes, in rolls of a width not exceeding 36 cm, or cut to size or shape; handkerchiefs, cleansing tissues, towels, table cloths, serviettes, napkins for babies, tampons, bed sheets and similar household, sanitary or hospital articles, articles of apparel and clothing accessories, or paper pulp, paper, cellulose wadding or webs of cellulose fibres18
4820Registers,  account  books,  order  books,  receipt  books,  letter  pads, memorandum pads, diaries and similar articles, blotting-pads, binders (loose-leaf or other), folders, file covers, manifold business forms, interleaved carbon sets and other articles of stationary, of paper or paperboard; and  book covers, of paper or paperboard [other than note books and exercise books]18
4821Paper or paperboard labels of all kinds, whether or not printed18
4822Bobbins, spools, cops and similar supports of paper pulp, paper or paperboard (whether or not perforated or hardened)18
4823Kites5
4823Other  paper,  paperboard,  cellulose  wadding  and  webs  of  cellulose fibres, cut to size or shape; other articles of paper pulp, paper, paperboard, cellulose wadding or webs of cellulose fibres [other than paper pulp moulded trays, Braille paper]18
4802Uncoated paper and paperboard, of a kind used for writing, printing or other graphic purposes, and non perforated punch-cards and punch tape paper, in rolls or rectangular (including square) sheets, of any size, other than paper of heading 4801 or 4803; hand-made paper and paperboard12
4804Uncoated kraft paper and paperboard, in rolls or sheets, other than that of heading 4802 or 480312
4805Other uncoated paper and paperboard, in rolls or sheets, not further worked or processed than as specified in Note 3 to this Chapter12
4806 20 00Greaseproof papers12
4806 40 10Glassine papers12
4807Composite paper and paperboard (made by sticking flat layers of paper or  paperboard  together  with  an  adhesive),  not  surface-coated  or impregnated, whether or not internally reinforced, in rolls or sheets12
4808Paper and paperboard, corrugated (with or without glued flat surface sheets), creped, crinkled, embossed or perforated, in rolls or sheets, other than paper of the kind described in heading 480312
4810Paper and paperboard, coated on one or both sides with kaolin (China clay) or other inorganic substances, with or without a binder, and with no other coating, whether or not surface-coloured, surface-decorated or printed, in rolls or rectangular (including square) sheets of any size12
4811Aseptic packaging paper12
4817 30Boxes,  pouches,  wallets  and  writing  compendiums,  of  paper  or paperboard, containing an assortment of paper stationery12
4819Cartons, boxes and cases of corrugated paper or paper board12
4820Exercise book, graph book, & laboratory note book and notebooks12
4823Paper pulp moulded trays12
48Paper splints for matches, whether or not waxed, Asphaltic roofing sheets12
4901Printed books, including Braille books0
4901Brochures, leaflets and similar printed matter, whether or not in single sheets5
4902Newspapers, journals  and  periodicals,  whether  or not  illustrated or containing advertising material0
4903Children’s picture, drawing or colouring books0
4905Maps and hydrographic or similar charts of all kinds, including atlases, wall maps, topographical plans and globes, printed0
4907Cheques, lose or in book form0
4904 00 00Music, printed or in manuscript, whether or not bound or illustrated12
4906 00 00Plans   and   drawings    for   architectural,    engineering,   industrial, commercial, topographical or similar purposes, being originals drawn by hand; hand-written texts; photographic reproductions on sensitised paper and carbon copies of the foregoing12
4907Unused postage, revenue or similar stamps of current or new issue in the country in which they have, or will have, a recognised face value; stamp-impressed paper; banknotes; cheque forms; stock, share or bond certificates and similar documents of title12
4908Transfers (decalcomanias)12
4909Printed   or   illustrated   postcards;   printed   cards   bearing   personal greetings, messages or announcements, whether or not illustrated, with or without envelopes or trimmings12
4910Calendars of any kind, printed, including calendar blocks12
4911Other printed matter, including printed pictures and photographs; such as Trade advertising material, Commercial catalogues and the like, printed Posters, Commercial catalogues, Printed inlay cards, Pictures, designs and photographs, Plan and drawings for architectural engineering, industrial, commercial, topographical or similar purposes reproduced with the aid of computer or any other devices12