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 > 2007 NY Rulings > NY N010383 - NY N010500 > NY N010483

Previous Ruling Next Ruling
NY N010483

May 17, 2007



TARIFF NO.: 5407.73.2015

Mr. Daimon Ponthieux
Blumenthal Print Works, Inc.
905 South Broad Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70125

RE: The tariff classification of polyester/polypropylene woven fabric from Turkey.

Dear Mr. Ponthieux:

In your letter dated April 23, 2007, you requested a tariff classification ruling.

The submitted sample is identified as pattern “KKP-18”. It is composed of 36 % filament polyester and 64 % polypropylene filament fibers. The fabric is jacquard woven with yarns of different colors. It contains 34 single yarns per centimeter in the warp and 18 single yarns per centimeter in the filling. This merchandise weighs 165 g/m2 and will be imported in 88 inch-widths. Your correspondence indicates that this product will be used as a ticking fabric.

The applicable subheading for this fabric will be 5407.73.2015, HTSUS, which provides for woven fabrics of synthetic filament yarn, including woven fabrics obtained from materials of heading 5404, other woven fabrics, containing 85 percent or more by weight of synthetic filaments, of yarns of different color, other, weighing not more than 170 g/m2. The rate of duty will be 8.5 percent.

Duty rates are provided for your convenience and are subject to change. The text of the most recent HTSUS and the accompanying duty rates are provided on the World Wide Web at http://www.usitc.gov/tata/hts/.

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 Rosemarie Hayward at 646-733-3064.


Robert B. Swierupski

Previous Ruling Next Ruling

See also: