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NY M81904

April 20, 2006

CLA-2-61:RR:NC:N3:359 M81904


TARIFF NO.: 6110.30.3059

Gayle E. Williams
Sears Holding Corp.
Dept 733IMP – A3 – 366B
3333 Beverly Road
Hoffman Estates, IL 60179

RE: The tariff classification of women’s knitted garments from China; applicability of HTSUS Chapter 61 Statistical Note 6

Dear Ms. Williams:

In your letter dated March 30, 2006, you requested a classification ruling.

Following are descriptions of the 2 samples that you have submitted and the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) provisions that apply.

Style Number: WJSF06-5768
Garment Description: 60% cotton, 40% rayon knit fabric with woven cotton collar placket and cuffs sewn in HTSUS Chapter 61 Statistical Note 3 Stitch Count: not applicable HTSUS Chapter 61 Statistical Note 6 Stitch Count: not applicable Component Construction: the garment has an opening at the neck that closes, meets the 10 x 10 stitch count requirement for heading 6106 and is considered a blouse. HTSUS Number: 6106.10.0010
Textile Category Number: 339

Style Number: WANF6-2033
Garment Description: 78% rayon, 22% nylon knit fabric; long sleeved, v neck cardigan with two front pockets HTSUS Chapter 61 Statistical Note 3 Stitch Count: over 9 HTSUS Chapter 61 Statistical Note 6 Stitch Count: equal to 18 Component Construction: the fabric for the capping is not knit to shape; in appearance it is simply a piece of striped jersey knit fabric with no dimensions; the back panel is missing any lines of demarcation at the neckline HTSUS Number: 6110.30.3059
Textile Category Number: 639

To view the tariff language and current duty rates that correspond to these HTSUS provisions, please refer to the text of the most recent HTSUS, which is available on the World Wide Web at http://www.usitc.gov/tata/hts/.

Quota and visa status are the result of international agreements that are subject to frequent renegotiations and changes. To obtain the most current information as to whether quota and visa requirements apply to this merchandise, we suggest that you check, close to the time of shipment, the “Textile Status Report for Absolute Quotas” available at our web site at www.cbp.gov. In addition, you will find current information on textile import quotas, textile safeguard actions and related issues at the web site of the Office of Textiles and Apparel, at otexa.ita.doc.gov.

This ruling is being issued under the provisions of Part 177 of the Customs Regulations (19 C.F.R. 177). The holding set forth above applies only to the specific factual situation and merchandise as identified in the ruling request. This position is clearly set forth in 19 CFR 177.9(b)(1) which states that a ruling letter is issued on the assumption that all of the information furnished in connection with the ruling request and incorporated therein, either directly, by reference, or by implication, is accurate and complete in every material respect.

The merchandise, in its condition as imported into the United States, should conform to the facts and the description as set forth both in the ruling request and in this ruling. In the event that the facts or merchandise are modified in any way, this should be brought to the attention of Customs officials. The issuance of this ruling does not preclude periodic verification by Customs at the time of importation.

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 Camille Ferraro at 646-733-3049.


Robert B. Swierupski

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