ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Apr 2017
In a reclassification ruling by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, the tariff applicable to football girdles and pants is being increased.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced a reclassification ruling in the April 12, 2017 edition of Customs Bulletin and Decisions that resulted in an increase in the tariff applicable to football girdles and pants. The item had previously been classified under HTSUS subheading 9506.99.2000 (duty-free), but CBP has ruled that they may be reclassified under HTSUS subheading 6114.30.30 (14.9% duty). The final revocation and modification became effective for goods entered or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption on or after June 12, 2017.