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Section XI - Chapter 61
Articles of Apparel and Clothing Accessories, Knitted or Crocheted
Notes
1. This chapter applies only to made-up knitted or crocheted articles.
2. This chapter does not cover:
(a). Goods of heading 6212;
(b). Worn clothing or other worn articles of heading 6309;
(c). Orthopedic appliances, surgical belts, trusses or the like (heading 9021).
3. For the purposes of headings 6103 and 6104:
(a). The term "suit" means a set of garments composed of two or three pieces made up, in respect of their outer surfaces, in identical fabric and comprising:
- one suit coat or jacket the outer shell of which, exclusive of sleeves, consists of four or more panels, designed to cover the upper part of the body, possibly with a tailored waistcoat in addition whose front is made from the same fabric as the outer surf ace of the other components of the set and whose back is made from the same fabric as the lining of the suit coat or jacket; and
- one garment designed to cover the lower part of the body and consisting of trousers, breeches or shorts (other than swimwear), a skirt or a divided skirt, having neither braces nor bibs.

All of the components of a "suit" must be of identical fabric construction, color and composition; they must also be of the same style and of corresponding or compatible size. However, these components may have piping (a strip of fabric sewn into the seam) in a different fabric.

If several separate components to cover the lower part of the body are presented together (for example, two pairs of trousers or trousers and shorts, or a skirt or divided skirt and trousers), the constituent lower part shall be one pair of trousers or, in the case of women's or girls' suits, the skirt or divided skirt, the other garments being considered separately.

The term "suit" includes the following sets of garments, whether or not they fulfill all the above conditions:

- morning dress, comprising a plain jacket (cutaway) with rounded tails hanging well down at the back and striped trousers;
- evening dress (tailcoat), generally made of black fabric, the jacket of which is relatively short at the front, does not close and has narrow skirts cut in at the hips and hanging down behind;
- dinner jacket suits, in which the jacket is similar in style to an ordinary jacket (though perhaps revealing more of the shirt front), but has shiny silk or imitation silk lapels.
(b). The term "ensemble" means a set of garments (other than suits and articles of heading 6107, 6108 or 6109), composed of several pieces madeup in identical fabric, put up for retail sale, and comprising:
- one garment designed to cover the upper part of the body, with the exception of pullovers which may form a second upper garment in the sole context of twin sets, and of waistcoats which may also form a second upper garment, and
- one or two different garments, designed to cover the lower part of the body and consisting of trousers, bib and brace overalls, breeches, shorts (other than swimwear), a skirt or a divided skirt.

All of the components of an ensemble must be of the same fabric construction, style, color and composition; they also must be of corresponding or compatible size. The term "ensemble" does not apply to track suits or ski suits, of heading 6112.

4. Headings 6105 and 6106 do not cover garments with pockets below the waist, with a ribbed waistband or other means of tightening at the bottom of the garment, or garments having an average of less than 10 stitches per linear centimeter in each direction cou nted on an area measuring at least 10 cm x 10 cm (3.937 in. x 3.937 in.). Heading 6105 does not cover sleeveless garments.
5. Heading 6109 does not cover garments with a drawstring, ribbed waistband or other means of tightening at the bottom of the garment.
6. For the purposes of heading 6111:
(a). The expression "babies' garments and clothing accessories" means articles for young children of a body height not exceeding 86 cm (33.858 in.);
(b). Articles which are, prima facie, classifiable both in heading 6111 and in other headings of this chapter are to be classified in heading 6111.
7. For the purposes of heading 6112, "ski suits" means garments or sets of garments which, by their general appearance and texture, are identifiable as intended to be worn principally for skiing (cross-country or alpine). They consist either of:
(a). A "ski overall", that is, a one-piece garment designed to cover the upper and the lower parts of the body; in addition to sleeves and a collar the ski overall may have pockets or footstraps; or
(b). A "ski ensemble", that is, a set of garments composed of two or three pieces, put up for retail sale and comprising:
- one garment such as an anorak, windbreaker or similar article, closed by a slide fastener (zipper), possible with a waistcoat in addition, and
- one pair of trousers whether or not extending above waist level, one pair of breeches or one bib and brace overall.

The "ski ensemble" may also consist of an overall similar to the one mentioned in paragraph (a) above and a type of padded, sleeveless jacket worn over the overall.

All the components of a "ski ensemble" must be made up in a fabric of the same texture, style and composition whether or not of the same color; they also must be of corresponding or compatible size.

8. Garments which are, prima facie, classifiable both in heading 6113 and in other headings of this chapter, excluding heading 6111, are to be classified in heading 6113.
9. Garments of this chapter designed for left over right closure at the front shall be regarded as men's or boys' garments, and those designed for right over left closure at the front as women's or girls' garments. These provisions do not apply where the cut of the garment clearly indicates that it is designed for one or the other of the sexes.
10. Articles of this chapter may be made of metal thread.
Statistical Notes
1. For purposes of heading 6112, statistical provisions for shirts refer to garments provided for in headings 6105, 6106 and 6110, other than sweaters, pullovers, vests or cardigans referred to in statistical note 2 below.
2. For purposes of this chapter, statistical provisions for sweaters include garments, whether or not known as pullovers, vests or cardigans, which are constructed essentially with 9 or fewer stitches per 2 centimeters (.787 inches), measured in the horizonta l direction.

Schedule B No. and Headings Commodity Description Unit of Quantity Second Quantity
61 Articles of Apparel and Clothing Accessories, Knitted or Crocheted
61.01 - Men's or boys' overcoats, carcoats, capes, cloaks, anoraks (including ski-jackets), and similar articles, knitted or crocheted, other than those of heading 6103:
6101.20.0000 - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6101.30.0000 - - Of manmade fibers Doz. kg
6101.90 - - Of other textile materials:
6101.90.0500 - - - Of wool or fine animal hair Doz. kg
6101.90.9000 - - - Other Doz. kg
61.02 - Women's or girls' overcoats, carcoats, capes, cloaks, anoraks (including ski-jackets), and similar articles, knitted or crocheted, other than those of heading 6104:
6102.10.0000 - - Of wool or fine animal hair Doz. kg
6102.20.0000 - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6102.30.0000 - - Of manmade fibers Doz. kg
6102.90.0000 - - Of other textile materials Doz. kg
61.03 - Men's or boys' suits, ensembles, suit-type jackets, blazers, trousers, bib and brace overalls, breeches and shorts (other than swimwear), knitted or crocheted:
6103.10 - - Suits:
6103.10.1000 - - - Of wool or fine animal hair No. kg
6103.10.2500 - - - Of synthetic fibers No. kg
- - - Of other textile materials:
6103.10.4500 - - - - Of artificial fibers No. kg
6103.10.6000 - - - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6103.10.8000 - - - - Other No. kg
- - Ensembles:
6103.22.0000 - - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6103.23.0000 - - - Of synthetic fibers Doz. kg
6103.29 - - - Of other textile materials:
6103.29.0500 - - - - Of wool or fine animal hair Doz. kg
6103.29.1000 - - - - Of artificial fibers Doz. kg
6103.29.2000 - - - - Other Doz. kg
- - Suit-type jackets and blazers:
6103.31.0000 - - - Of wool or fine animal hair Doz. kg
6103.32.0000 - - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6103.33.0000 - - - Of synthetic fibers Doz. kg
6103.39 - - - Of other textile materials:
6103.39.1000 - - - - Of artificial fibers Doz. kg
6103.39.2000 - - - - Other Doz. kg
- - Trousers, bib and brace overalls, breeches and shorts:
6103.41.0000 - - - Of wool or fine animal hair Doz. kg
6103.42.0000 - - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6103.43.0000 - - - Of synthetic fibers Doz. kg
6103.49 - - - Of other textile materials:
6103.49.1500 - - - - Of artificial fibers Doz. kg
6103.49.3000 - - - - Other Doz. kg
61.04 - Women's or girls' suits, ensembles, suit-type jackets, blazers, dresses, skirts, divided skirts, trousers, bib and brace overalls, breeches and shorts (other than swimwear) knitted or crocheted:
- - Suits:
6104.13.0000 - - - Of synthetic fibers No. kg
6104.19 - - - Of other textile materials:
6104.19.1200 - - - - Of artificial fibers No. kg
6104.19.5000 - - - - Of wool or fine animal hair No. kg
6104.19.6000 - - - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6104.19.9000 - - - - Other No. kg
- - Ensembles:
6104.22.0000 - - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6104.23.0000 - - - Of synthetic fibers Doz. kg
6104.29 - - - Of other textile materials:
6104.29.0500 - - - - Of wool or fine animal hair Doz. kg
6104.29.1000 - - - - Of artificial fibers Doz. kg
6104.29.2000 - - - - Other Doz. kg
- - Suit-type jackets and blazers:
6104.31.0000 - - - Of wool or fine animal hair Doz. kg
6104.32.0000 - - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6104.33.0000 - - - Of synthetic fibers Doz. kg
6104.39 - - - Of other textile materials:
6104.39.1000 - - - - Of artificial fibers Doz. kg
6104.39.2000 - - - - Other Doz. kg
- - Dresses:
6104.41.0000 - - - Of wool or fine animal hair Doz. kg
6104.42.0000 - - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6104.43.0000 - - - Of synthetic fibers Doz. kg
6104.44.0000 - - - Of artificial fibers Doz. kg
6104.49.0000 - - - Of other textile materials Doz. kg
- - Skirts and divided skirts:
6104.51.0000 - - - Of wool or fine animal hair Doz. kg
6104.52.0000 - - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6104.53.0000 - - - Of synthetic fibers Doz. kg
6104.59 - - - Of other textile materials:
6104.59.1000 - - - - Of artificial fibers Doz. kg
6104.59.2000 - - - - Other Doz. kg
- - Trousers, bib and brace overalls, breeches and shorts:
6104.61.0000 - - - Of wool or fine animal hair Doz. kg
6104.62.0000 - - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6104.63.0000 - - - Of synthetic fibers Doz. kg
6104.69 - - - Of other textile materials:
6104.69.1500 - - - - Of artificial fibers Doz. kg
6104.69.3000 - - - - Other Doz. kg
61.05 - Men's or boys' shirts, knitted or crocheted:
6105.10.0000 - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6105.20.0000 - - Of manmade fibers Doz. kg
6105.90.0000 - - Of other textile materials Doz. kg
61.06 - Women's or girls' blouses and shirts, knitted or crocheted:
6106.10.0000 - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6106.20.0000 - - Of manmade fibers Doz. kg
6106.90.0000 - - Of other textile materials Doz. kg
61.07 - Men's or boys' underpants, briefs, nightshirts, pajamas, bathrobes, dressing gowns and similar articles, knitted or crocheted:
- - Underpants and briefs:
6107.11.0000 - - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6107.12.0000 - - - Of manmade fibers Doz. kg
6107.19.0000 - - - Of other textile materials Doz. kg
- - Nightshirts and pajamas:
6107.21.0000 - - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6107.22.0000 - - - Of manmade fibers Doz. kg
6107.29.0000 - - - Of other textile materials Doz. kg
- - Other:
6107.91.0000 - - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6107.99 - - - Of other textile materials:
6107.99.1000 - - - - Of manmade fibers Doz. kg
6107.99.8000 - - - - Other Doz. kg
61.08 - Women's or girls' slips, petticoats, briefs, panties, nightdresses, pajamas, negligees, bathrobes, dressing gowns and similar articles, knitted or crocheted:
- - Slips and petticoats:
6108.11.0000 - - - Of manmade fibers Doz. kg
6108.19.0000 - - - Of other textile materials Doz. kg
- - Briefs and panties:
6108.21.0000 - - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6108.22.0000 - - - Of manmade fibers Doz. kg
6108.29.0000 - - - Of other textile materials Doz. kg
- - Nightdresses and pajamas:
6108.31.0000 - - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6108.32.0000 - - - Of manmade fibers Doz. kg
6108.39.0000 - - - Of other textile materials Doz. kg
- - Other:
6108.91.0000 - - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6108.92.0000 - - - Of manmade fibers Doz. kg
6108.99.0000 - - - Of other textile materials Doz. kg
61.09 - T-shirts, singlets, tank tops and similar garments, knitted or crocheted:
6109.10 - - Of cotton:
- - - Men's or boys':
6109.10.0004 - - - - T-shirts, all white, short hemmed sleeves,hemmed bottom, crew or round neckline, or V-neck, with a mitered seam at the center of the V, without pockets, trim or embroidery Doz. kg
6109.10.0007 - - - - Singlets, all white, without pockets, trim or embroidery Doz. kg
6109.10.0011 - - - - Thermal undershirts Doz. kg
6109.10.0013 - - - - Other T-shirts Doz. kg
6109.10.0024 - - - - Tank tops and other singlets Doz. kg
6109.10.0027 - - - - Other Doz. kg
- - - - Women's or girls':
6109.10.0037 - - - - - Underwear Doz. kg
- - - - - Other:
6109.10.0042 - - - - - - T-shirts Doz. kg
6109.10.0062 - - - - - - Tank tops Doz. kg
6109.10.0070 - - - - - - Other Doz. kg
6109.90 - - Of other textile materials:
- - - Of manmade fibers:
- - - - Men's or boys':
6109.90.1008 - - - - - T-shirts Doz. kg
6109.90.1018 - - - - - Tank tops and singlets Doz. kg
6109.90.1047 - - - - - Thermal undershirts Doz. kg
6109.90.1049 - - - - - Other Doz. kg
- - - - Women's or girls':
6109.90.1055 - - - - - T-shirts Doz. kg
6109.90.1068 - - - - - Tank tops and singlets Doz. kg
6109.90.1075 - - - - - Thermal undershirts Doz. kg
6109.90.1090 - - - - - Other Doz. kg
- - - - Of wool, with long sleeves:
- - - - - Underwear:
6109.90.1510 - - - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6109.90.1530 - - - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
6109.90.1550 - - - - - - Other Doz. kg
- - - - - Other:
6109.90.2012 - - - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6109.90.2025 - - - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
61.10 - Sweaters, pullovers, sweatshirts, waistcoats (vests), and similar articles knitted or crocheted:
- - Of wool or fine animal hair:
6110.11 - - - Of wool:
6110.11.0010 - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6110.11.0020 - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
6110.12 - - - Of Kashmir (cashmere) goats:
6110.12.0010 - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6110.12.0020 - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
6110.19 - - - Other:
6110.19.0010 - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6110.19.0020 - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
6110.20 - - Of cotton:
- - - Containing 36 percent or more by weight of flax fibers:
- - - - Sweaters:
6110.20.1010 - - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6110.20.1020 - - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
- - - - Other:
6110.20.1023 - - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6110.20.1027 - - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
- - - Other:
6110.20.2005 - - - - Boys' or girls' garments exported as parts of playsuits Doz. kg
- - - - Other:
- - - - - Sweaters:
6110.20.2012 - - - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6110.20.2022 - - - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
- - - - - Sweatshirts:
6110.20.2040 - - - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6110.20.2045 - - - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
- - - - - Other:
6110.20.2060 - - - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6110.20.2070 - - - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
6110.30 - - Of manmade fibers:
- - - Other:
- - - - Containing 23 percent or more by weight of wool or fine animal hair:
6110.30.1570 - - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6110.30.1580 - - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
- - - - Other:
- - - - - Containing 30 percent or more by weight of silk or silk waste:
6110.30.2070 - - - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6110.30.2080 - - - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
- - - - - Other:
6110.30.3005 - - - - - - Boys' and girls' garments, exported as parts of playsuits Doz. kg
- - - - - - Other:
- - - - - - - Sweaters:
6110.30.3012 - - - - - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6110.30.3022 - - - - - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
- - - - - - - Sweatshirts:
6110.30.3040 - - - - - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6110.30.3045 - - - - - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
- - - - - - - Other:
6110.30.3060 - - - - - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6110.30.3070 - - - - - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
- - - Containing 25 percent or more by weight of leather:
6110.30.1070 - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6110.30.1080 - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
6110.90 - - Of other textile materials:
- - - Sweaters:
6110.90.0011 - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6110.90.0027 - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
- - - Other:
6110.90.0092 - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6110.90.0096 - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
61.11 - Babies' garments and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted:
6111.20.0000 - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6111.30.0000 - - Of synthetic fibers Doz. kg
6111.90 - - Of other textile materials:
6111.90.0500 - - - Of wool or fine animal hair Doz. kg
6111.90.1500 - - - Of artificial fibers Doz. kg
6111.90.6002 - - - Other Doz. kg
61.12 - Track suits, ski-suits and swimwear, knitted or crocheted:
- - Track suits (including warm-up suits and jogging suits):
6112.11 - - - Of cotton:
- - - - Garments described in heading 6101 or 6102 and shirts:
6112.11.0015 - - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6112.11.0035 - - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
- - - - Trousers:
6112.11.0050 - - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6112.11.0060 - - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
6112.12 - - - Of synthetic fibers:
- - - - Garments described in heading 6101 or 6102 and shirts:
6112.12.0015 - - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6112.12.0035 - - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
- - - - Trousers:
6112.12.0050 - - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6112.12.0060 - - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
6112.19 - - - Of other textile materials:
6112.19.1000 - - - - Of artificial fibers Doz. kg
6112.19.2000 - - - - Other Doz. kg
6112.20 - - Ski suits:
6112.20.1000 - - - Of manmade fibers Doz. kg
6112.20.2000 - - - Of other textile materials Doz. kg
- - Men's or boys' swimwear:
6112.31.0000 - - - Of synthetic fibers Doz. kg
6112.39.0000 - - - Of other textile materials Doz. kg
- - Women's or girls' swimwear:
6112.41.0000 - - - Of synthetic fibers Doz. kg
6112.49.0000 - - - Of other textile materials Doz. kg
61.13 - Garments, made up of knitted or crocheted fabrics of heading 5903, 5906 or 5907:
- - Having an outer surface impregnated, coated, covered, or laminated with rubber or plastic material which completely obscures the underlying fabric:
- - - Coats and jackets:
6113.00.0005 - - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6113.00.0010 - - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
6113.00.0012 - - - Other Doz. kg
- - Other:
6113.00.0095 - - - Men's or boys' Doz. kg
6113.00.0097 - - - Women's or girls' Doz. kg
61.14 - Other garments, knitted or crocheted:
6114.20.0000 - - Of cotton Doz. kg
6114.30.0000 - - Of manmade fibers Doz. kg
6114.90 - - Of other textile materials:
6114.90.0500 - - - Of wool or fine animal hair Doz. kg
6114.90.8000 - - - Other Doz. kg
61.15 - Panty hose, tights, stockings, socks and other hosiery, including graduated compression hosiery (for example, stockings for varicose veins) and footwear without applied soles, knitted or crocheted:
6115.10.0000 - - Graduated compression hosiery (for example, stockings for varicose veins) Dz prs. kg
- - Other panty hose and tights:
6115.21.0000 - - - Of synthetic fibers, measuring per single yarn less than 67 decitex (2.16 oz./10,000 yds.) Dz prs. kg
6115.22.0000 - - - Of synthetic fibers, measuring per single yarn 67 decitex (2.16 oz./10,000 yds.) or more Dz prs. kg
6115.29.0000 - - - Of other textile materials Dz prs. kg
6115.30.0000 - - Other women's full-length or knee-length hosiery, measuring per single yarn less than 67 decitex (2.16 oz./10,000 yds.) Dz prs. kg
- - Other:
6115.94.0000 - - - Of wool or fine animal hair Dz prs. kg
6115.95.0000 - - - Of cotton Dz prs. kg
6115.96.0000 - - - Of synthetic fibers Dz prs. kg
6115.99.0002 - - - Of other textile materials Dz prs. kg
61.16 - Gloves, mittens and mitts, knitted or crocheted:
6116.10.0000 - - Impregnated, coated or covered with plastics or rubber Dz prs. kg
- - Other:
6116.91.0000 - - - Of wool or fine animal hair Dz prs. kg
6116.92.0000 - - - Of cotton Dz prs. kg
6116.93.0000 - - - Of synthetic fibers Dz prs. kg
6116.99.0000 - - - Of other textile materials Dz prs. kg
61.17 - Other made-up clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted; knitted or crocheted parts of garments or of clothing accessories:
6117.10.0000 - - Shawls, scarves, mufflers, mantillas, veils and the like Doz. kg
6117.80 - - Other accessories:
6117.80.4000 - - - Ties, bow ties and cravats Doz. kg
6117.80.9000 - - - Other Doz. kg
6117.90.0000 - - Parts Doz. kg

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Foreign Trade | ftdwebm 7;ster@census.gov |  Last Revised: April 11, 2012