Importing Duty-Free Samples of Textiles, Apparel, Bags and Footwear
Webinar: 1 CCS Credit
Special provisions allow commercial samples of textiles, apparel, bags, and footwear to be imported into the United States duty-free but very specific requirements must be met for goods to qualify. This webinar will outline requirements for duty-free treatment and how companies can comply.
- salesman samples
- Section 321 for samples
- temporary importation under bond
- value of samples
- invoice and entry requirements
- post-importation disposition of samples
ELISE SHIBLES is a Member of Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A., resident in the San Francisco office. She advises and counsels clients on trade agreement and preference program requirements for a variety of different types of goods under U.S. and non-U.S. trade programs including NAFTA, QIZ, ASEAN-China and EU-Vietnam, among others. She also has extensive expertise in all aspects of textile and apparel trade and policy including classification, origin, marking, drafting and reviewing proposed legislation, and strategy for trade negotiations. She has represented the interests of numerous international companies in free trade negotiations, including rules of origin, customs procedures and market access.