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NY H89903

April 3, 2002

CLA-2-62:RR:NC:N3:360 H89903


TARIFF NO.: 6211.41.0055

Mr. Djibril Makalou
Ann Taylor
1372 Broadway
5th Floor
New York, NY 10018

RE: The tariff classification of a woman's jacket from Korea.

Dear Mr. Makalou:

In your letter dated March 21, 2002, you requested a ruling on tariff classification. The sample submitted with your request will be returned to you under separate cover.

Style 45-72899 (missy) is a woman’s jacket constructed from 100 percent wool woven fabric. The jacket features long hemmed sleeves, a collar and lapels, a lining, shoulder pads, two front pockets with flaps, a self-fabric tie belt and a full front opening secured by five buttons beneath a placket. The jacket extends from the shoulders to just below the knee. This garment will also be imported in petite sizes under style number 72-77483.

The applicable subheading for style 45-72899 will be 6211.41.0055, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for track suits, ski-suits and swimwear; other garments: other garments, women’s or girls’: of wool or fine animal hair: jackets and jacket-type garments excluded from heading 6202. The rate of duty will be 13 percent ad valorem.

Style 45-72899 falls within textile category designation 435. Based upon international textile trade agreements products of Korea are currently subject to quota restraints and the requirement of a visa.

The designated textile and apparel categories and their quota and visa status are the result of international agreements that are subject to frequent renegotiations and changes. To obtain the most current information, we suggest that you check, close to the time of shipment, the U.S. Customs Service Textile Status Report, an internal issuance of the U.S. Customs Service, which is available at the Customs Web site at www.customs.gov. In addition, the designated textile and apparel categories may be subdivided into parts. If so, visa and quota requirements applicable to the subject merchandise may be affected and should also be verified at the time of shipment.

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

A copy of the ruling or the control number indicated above should be provided with the entry documents filed at the time this merchandise is imported. If you have any questions regarding the ruling, contact National Import Specialist Patricia Schiazzano at 646-733-3051.


Robert B. Swierupski

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