Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 115 Part 1.djvu/267

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PUBLIC LAW 107-43—SEPT. 28, 2001 115 STAT. 245 (B) dies, molds, tooling, and depreciation on machinery and equipment which are allocable to the specific merchandise. (2) EXCLUDED COSTS.— The term "direct costs of processing operations" does not include costs which are not directly attributable to the merchandise concerned, or are not costs of manufacturing the product, such as— (A) profit; and (B) general expenses of doing business which are either not allocable to the specific merchandise or are not related _ to the growth, production, manufacture, or assembly of the merchandise, such as administrative salaries, casualty and liability insurance, advertising, and salesmen's salaries, commissions, or expenses. (c) TEXTILE AND APPAREL ARTICLES.— (1) IN GENERAL.—^A textile or apparel article imported directly from Jordan into the customs territory of the United States shall be considered to meet the requirements of paragraph (1)(A) of subsection (a) only if— (A) the article is wholly obtained or produced in Jordan; (B) the article is a yam, thread, twine, cordage, rope, cable, or braiding, and— (i) the constituent staple fibers are spun in Jordan, or (ii) the continuous filament is extruded in Jordan; (C) the article is a fabric, including a fabric classified under chapter 59 of the HTS, and the constituent fibers, filaments, or yams are woven, knitted, needled, tufted, felted, entangled, or transformed by any other fabricmaking process in Jordan; or (D) the article is any other textile or apparel article that is wholly assembled in Jordan from its component pieces. (2) DEFINITION.— For purposes of paragraph (1), an article is "wholly obtained or produced in Jordan" if it is wholly the growth, product, or manufacture of Jordan. (3) SPECIAL RULES. — (A) CERTAIN MADE-UP ARTICLES, TEXTILE ARTICLES IN THE PIECE, AND CERTAIN OTHER TEXTILES AND TEXTILE ARTI- CLES.—Notwithstanding paragraph (1)(D) and except as provided in subparagraphs (C) and (D) of this paragraph, subparagraph (A), (B), or (C) of paragraph (1), as appropriate, shall determine whether a good that is classified under one of the following headings or subheadings of the HTS shall be considered to meet the requirements of paragraph (1)(A) of subsection (a): 5609, 5807, 5811, 6209.20.50.40, 6213, 6214, 6301, 6302, 6304, 6305, 6306, 6307.10, 6307.90, 6308, and 9404.90. (B) CERTAIN KNIT-TO-SHAPE TEXTILES AND TEXTILE ARTICLES.— Notwithstanding paragraph (1)(D) and except as provided in subparagraphs (C) and (D) of this paragraph, a textile or apparel article which is knit-to-shape in Jordan shall be considered to meet the requirements of paragraph (1)(A) of subsection (a). (C) CERTAIN DYED AND PRINTED TEXTILES AND TEXTILE > ARTICLES.— Notwithstanding paragraph dXD), a good classified under heading 6117.10, 6213.00, 6214.00.