Fabricated Component Law and Legal Definition

According to 19 CFR 10.12 [Title 19 Customs Duties; Chapter I U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security; Department of The Treasury; Part 10 Articles Conditionally Free, Subject to a Reduced Rate, Etc.; Subpart A General Provisions], fabricated component means "a manufactured article ready for assembly in the condition as exported except for operations incidental to the assembly."