C. H. Robinson International, Inc.
8100 Mitchell Rd., Suite 200
Eden Prairie, MN 55344
RE: The tariff classification of in-line skates from China and
Dear Mr. Anderson:
This classification decision under the Harmonized Tariff
Schedule of the United States (HTS) is being issued in accordance
with the provisions of Section 177 of the Customs Regulations (19
DATE OF INQUIRY : March 1, 1995
ON BEHALF OF : Rollerblade, Inc.
MERCHANDISE : An in-line skate called a Power Blade
designed and marketed to be used for
the sport of in-line hockey.
Constructed of a combination of
leather, plastic and textile with
four in-line wheels.
HTS PROVISION : Ice skates and roller skates,
including skating boots with skates
attached; parts and accessories
thereof: roller skates and parts and
HTS SUBHEADING : 9506.70.2010
RATE OF DUTY : Free
OTHER : The sample will be returned as
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