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NY 880328

NOVEMBER 24, 1992

CLA-2-63:S:N:N3H:345 880328


TARIFF NO. 6306.22.1000

Mr. Jim Vander Yacht
Border Brokerage Company
P.O. Box B
Blaine, WA 98230

RE: The tariff classification of a "Chinook Arch Tent" from China.

Dear Mr. Yacht:

In your letter dated November 1, 1992, on behalf of Taymor Industries, Vancouver, B.C., you requested a tariff classification ruling.

The sample submitted is a "Chinook Arch Tent", Model #38- 156. It is a one or two person dome tent, with a vestibule, composed of nylon woven fabric. It has a floor area of approximately 25 square feet, weighs approximately 5.4 pounds with aluminum poles, and carry size 20" x 6". The sample is being returned as requested.

The applicable subheading for the "Chinook Arch Tent", Model #38-156, will be 6306.22.1000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for Tarpaulins, awnings and sunblinds; tents; sails for boats, sailboards or landcraft; camping goods: Tents: Of synthetic fibers: Backpacking tents. The rate of duty will be 4.64 percent ad valorem.

This ruling is being issued under the provisions of Section 177 of the Customs Regulations (19 C.F.R. 177).

A copy of this ruling letter should be attached to the entry documents filed at the time this merchandise is imported. If the documents have been filed without a copy, this ruling should be brought to the attention of the Customs officer handling the transaction.


Jean F. Maguire
Area Director

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