Turmeric is a product of a dried root from the ginger family. It is a naturally occurring ingredient used for flavor and/or color.

-see also:
"Turmeric" is in the HS Code "0910"
  Ginger, Saffron, Turmeric (Curcuma), Thyme, Bay Leaves, Curry And Other Spices.
Ref: 124290/2006-10-01

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