Mr. Thaddeus Gapinski
Port Brokers, Inc.
152-60 Rockaway Blvd.
Jamaica, NY 11434
RE: The tariff classification of a plastic comb and glass hand
mirror from China.
Dear Mr. Gapinski:
In your letter dated December 7, 1994, on behalf of Concept 3
Ltd., Hong Kong, you requested a tariff classification ruling.
You have submitted two samples. They are a plastic comb
measuring 5 1/4" x 2" bearing the word "Lancome" with a logo of a
long stemmed rose and a cosmetic hand mirror measuring
approximately 5 1/4" x 2" in a plastic frame.
The applicable subheading for the plastic comb will be
9615.11.3000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of United States (HTS),
which provides for Other combs: Valued over $4.50 per gross. The
rate of duty will be 28.8 cents/gross plus 4.6% ad valorem.
The applicable subheading for the glass hand mirror will be
7009.92.1000, HTS, which provides for Glass mirrors...Framed: Not
over 929 cm2 in reflecting area. The rate of duty will be 7.8% ad
This ruling is being issued under the provisions of Section
177 of the Customs Regulations (19 C.F.R. 177).
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A copy of this ruling letter should be attached to the entry
documents filed at the time this merchandise is imported. If the
documents have been filed without a copy, this ruling should be
brought to the attention of the Customs officer handling the
Jean F. Maguire
New York Seaport