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Group 6—Furs

Volume 890: debated on Monday 21 April 1975

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Item No.

  • 1. Clothing made wholly or partly of fur skin, except—
  • (a) headgear;
  • (b) gloves;
  • (c) footwear;
  • (d) buttons, belts and buckles;
  • (e) any garment merely trimmed with fur skin unless the trimming has an area greater than one-fifth of the area of the outside material or, in the case of a new garment, represents a cost to the manufacturer greater than the cost to him of the other components.
  • 2. Rugs made wholly or partly of fur skin.
  • 3. Fur skin, whether or not tanned or dressed.
  • 4. The application to goods comprised in Items 1 to 3 of any process or treatment, except the cleaning of goods comprised in Items 1 and 2.
  • 5. The supply of goods in connection with a supply of services within Item 4.
  • 6. The storage of goods comprised in Items 1 to 3.
  • Notes:

  • (1) "Fur skin" means any skin with fur, hair or wool attached except rabbit skin and woolled sheep or lamb skin.
  • (2) Item 3 does not include goods comprised in Items 1 and 2 or excepted from Item 1 but does include other goods made of fur skin and capable of being made into or incorporated in such goods.
  • (3) Item 4 includes the repair or alteration of goods comprised in Items 1 to 3.