United States International Trade Commision Rulings And Harmonized Tariff Schedule
faqs.org  Rulings By Number  Rulings By Category  Tariff Numbers
faqs.org > Rulings and Tariffs Home > Rulings By Number > 2003 NY Rulings > NY J82604 - NY J82645 > NY J82643

Previous Ruling Next Ruling
NY J82643

March 31, 2003

CLA-2-42:RR:NC:TA:341 J82643


TARIFF NO.: 4202.92.4500

Ms. Carol Ritchings
Conair Corporation
150 Milford Road
East Windsor, NJ 08520

RE: The tariff classification of a shopping bag from China.

Dear Ms. Ritchings:

In your letter dated March 13, 2003, you requested a tariff classification ruling for a shopping bag.

The sample submitted is identified as “Thermal Ionic Bag”. No style number was submitted. The item is a double handle, open top shopping bag designed to contain personal effects during travel. It is manufactured of a textile-backed polyvinyl chloride (PVC) sheeting. The bag measures approximately 15 ½”(W) x 12 ½”(H).

The applicable subheading for the shopping 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 20 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 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 Kevin Gorman at 646-733-3041.


Robert B. Swierupski

Previous Ruling Next Ruling

See also: