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MAY 19, 1998



TARIFF NO.: 4202.92.4500

Ms. Julie Knippling

Circle International Inc.

3275 Alum Creek Drive

Columbus, OH 43207

RE: The tariff classification of a TRAVEL BAG from CHINA.

Dear Ms. Knippling:

In your letter dated May 4,1998 you requested a tariff
classification ruling on behalf of Shemaro, Inc., New York, NY.

The sample submitted with your request, Hairdresser's "

Weekender" Bag, is a travel bag approximately 12" x 8" x 8.5" in
size. Description:

Interior : Undivided pvc lined

Clear side pocket w/snap closure

Exterior : One pocket w/top zipper closure

One compartment which forms the bottom of the bag
w/ three sided zipper closure

Other : Two web hand straps

One adjustable/removable web shoulder strap

Outer Surface : PVC

The applicable subheading for the travel bag will be

4202.92.4500, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States

(HTS), which provides for travel, sports and similar bags, with
outer surface of sheeting of plastic, other. The rate of duty
will be 19 percent ad valorem.

This ruling is being issued under the provisions of Part 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


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