Name: Apparel Classification (1st Edition)
Author: Tom Gould, LCB, CCS
Publisher: Self Published
Publication Date: January 1, 2014
Apparel Classification provides clear and concise definitions of the terminology found in the apparel chapters of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule. Thorough instruction on the requirements for classification of different apparel families is provided along with definitive examples accompanied by figures and illustrations. Detailed information on textile fabric composition, construction and instruction on how to count stitches for knit upper body garments is reviewed. Advanced classification topics include garments made with multiple fabric components, metallic yarns, rainwear and coated fabric garments. This is an essential resource for anyone involved with importing wearing apparel and textiles including importers, designers, production managers, custom brokers and compliance managers.
Upon completing this book, readers will have a comprehensive guide to the classification of wearing apparel under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States.