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Webinar: When a T-Shirt is NOT a T-Shirt

Posted January 14, 2014


Apparel Classification Under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule

T-shirt, blouse, tank top, pullover or knit top; What is the difference and why does it matter? Is your favorite pair of flannel pajama bottoms really sleepwear? This 1.5 hour webinar will provide answers to these textile apparel classification quandaries and many more.

  • handling composite goods versus sets
  • essential character
  • jackets versus shirts
  • complexities of knit tops
  • sleepwear versus loungewear
  • coated apparel versus water resistant apparel
  • swim trunks from shorts

Speaker: Elise Shibles is a member of Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A., based in the San Francisco office. Ms. Shibles' practice is focused on trade regulations and customs law, with particular emphasis on trade issues related to the textile and apparel industry.

Date: Wednesday | January 15, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM-2:30 PM EST
Cost: $200 USD

Click here to register.

Note: This event is in the process of being certified by NCBFAA Educational Institute for Certified Customs Specialist (CCS) continuing education credits.
CCS credits: 1.5