US Appeals New Tariff Subheading For Frozen Treat

Law360, New York (February 22, 2010, 11:58 AM EST) -- The United States has appealed the U.S. Court of International Trade's ruling in a tariff classification dispute over an ice cream alternative, which found that neither the importer nor the federal government correctly classified the product and assigned it a new tariff subheading altogether.

The U.S. on Friday filed the notice of appeal with the CIT, where Judge Greg Carmen in December held that the product mellorine — which plaintiff Arko Foods International Inc. imports from the Philippines — should be classified under 2105.00.50 “Ice Cream...
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