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NY N014085





July 13, 2007

CLA-2-42:RR:NC:N3:341

CATEGORY: CLASSIFICATION

TARIFF NO.: 4202.92.3031

Joseph Hoffacker
Barthco International Inc.
5101 S. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19112

RE: The tariff classification of a toiletry bag from China

Dear Mr. Hoffacker:

In your letter dated July 9, 2007, you requested a classification ruling on behalf of Sugartown Worldwide, Inc. Your sample will be returned as requested.

The sample submitted is a mesh bag, style number 67860. The item is a toiletry bag constructed with an exterior surface of 100% nylon textile material. It is designed to contain small personal effects and toiletries during travel. The interior features a single, unlined compartment with no additional features. The top of the toiletry bag has a textile zipper closure. It measures approximately 9.25” (W) x 5” (H) x 2” (D).

The applicable subheading for the toiletry bag will be 4202.92.3031, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS), which provides for travel, sports and similar bags, with outer surface of textile materials, other, of man-made fibers, other. The rate of duty will be 17.6% ad valorem.

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 World Wide Web at http://www.usitc.gov/tata/hts/.

HTSUS 4202.92.3031 falls within textile category 670. With the exception of certain products of China, quota/visa requirements are no longer applicable for merchandise which is the product of World Trade Organization (WTO) member countries. Quota and visa requirements are the result of international agreements that are subject to frequent renegotiations and changes. To obtain the most current information on quota and visa requirements applicable to this merchandise, we suggest you check, close to the time of shipment, the “Textile Status Report for Absolute Quotas” which is available on our web site at www.cbp.gov. For current information regarding possible textile safeguard actions on goods from China and related issues, we refer you to the web site of the Office of Textiles and Apparel of the Department of Commerce 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).

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 Vikki Lazaro at 646-733-3041.

Sincerely,

Robert B. Swierupski
Director,

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