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Importers Could Get Tariff Break on Cheaper Garment Hangers, CBP Rules

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U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has ruled that some plastic hangers can be classified separately from garments to save duty costs on imports. But Elise Shibles, an attorney at Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg (STR), a law firm that specializes in international trade, warned that importers should be careful in utilizing this method. While the…

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