QB 17-120 2017 CAFTA Costa Rica
Tailored apparel goods of wool, cut and sewn or otherwise assembled in Costa Rica, as provided for in chapter 99, subchapter XV, U.S. Note 16 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS); and mastectomy swimsuits, cut or knit-to-shape, and sewn or otherwise assembled in Costa Rica, as provided for in Chapter 99, Subchapter XV, U.S. Note 17 of the HTS.
January 1, 2017, through December 31, 2017
Tuesday, January 3, 2013
Tailored apparel of wool or subject to wool 500,000 square meter equivalents (SME)
Wool tailored apparel, containing 36
percent or more by weight of wool or
subject to wool restraints in subheading
6203 or 6204. Such goods must also
comply with the Chapter rules 1, 3, 4,
and 5 of General Note 29(n) for Chapter
Tailored apparel of wool made from certain 500,000 square meter equivalents (SME)
wool fabrics (9915.62.15):
Wool tailored apparel (except from
fabric of carded wool or fabric made
from wool yarn having an average fiber
diameter of less than or equal to 18.5
Mastectomy swimsuits, cut or knit-to-shape, 133,823 square meter equivalents (SME)
and sewn or otherwise assembled in Costa Rica
First Tariff Field Second Tariff Field
9915.62.05 See Chapter 99, Subchapter XV, U.S. Note 16(b)
9915.62.15 See Chapter 99, Subchapter XV, U.S. Note 16(d)
9915.61.03 6112.41.0000 (see Chapter 99, Subchapter XV, U.S. Note 17)
9915.61.04 6112.49.0000 (see Chapter 99, Subchapter XV, U.S. Note 17)
Use entry type code 02, 06, 07, 12, 23, 32, 38, or 52
Report in units of measure as shown in the HTS
Goods that could qualify for preferential treatment under notes 16(a) and 16(c), of Subchapter XV, shall be imported under and counted first toward the limit established in note 16(c), (9915.62.15), until that limit is reached; and then shall be imported under and counted toward the limit established in 16(a), (9915.62.05), provided the additional requirements of Chapter rules 1, 3, 4, and 5 of General Note 29(n), Chapter 62 are also met.
Subheadings 9915.61.03 and 9915.61.04 shall only to women’s knitted or crocheted swimwear provided for in Subheading 6112.41.00 or 6112.49.00.
Whenever goods are classified under this provision as ensembles in combination with an ensemble provision in chapter 61 or 62, the reporting HTS number shall be for the specific component apparel article in the ensemble, as opposed to the ensemble HTS number. Each specific apparel article in the ensemble must be classified separately with the appropriate Chapter 61 or 62 provision, in combination with 9915.62.05 or 9915.62.15.
No further editions of this QBT for Restraint Limits CAFTA Costa Rico Textiles will be issued until amendments in agreements or changes in quota amounts occur.
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