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Apparel Classification Series: Everything but Knit Tops

Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time: 2:00 pm EDT - 3:30 pm EDT
Cost: $250.00

Webinar 1.5 CCS Credits

This is the third webinar in a four-part series designed to help importers learn how to properly classify wearing apparel under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States. In this series participants will review a variety of apparel samples and discuss the specific features that U.S. Customs and Border Protection focuses on when determining the correct classification and duty rate. This webinar will cover the classification of many different knit and woven garments.

Key Topics

- woven blouses and shirts

- blouses excluded from heading 6206 and shirts excluded from heading 6205

- pants and shorts

- dresses, jumpers and divided dresses

- skirts and divided skirts (skorts)

- coats and jackets

- suits and blazers

- ensembles and sets of garments

- overalls, coveralls, bodysuits and bodyshirts

- tights, socks and underwear

- body supporting garments

- swimwear

- skiwear and track suits

- baby clothing

Don’t forget to register for upcoming webinars in the series:

06/29/16: Apparel Classification: Advanced Topics

On-Demand: Apparel Classification: The Basics

Our Speaker

Tom Gould is Senior Director, Customs and International Trade, for Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A. He is based in Los Angeles, where he has been involved with the international trade community since 1989, and is affiliated with ST&R’s San Francisco office. Mr. Gould joined ST&R after running his own customs consulting business in the L.A. area for more than a decade. A licensed customs broker and certified customs specialist, he regularly advises clients on customs and international trade compliance matters, classification, origin determination, qualification for free trade agreements and special duty reduction programs, product safety and supply chain security. He works with retailers, importers and exporters of textiles, wearing apparel, footwear and consumer electronics, among others.

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