Official Journal of the European Union

C 294/32

Request for a preliminary ruling from the Finanzgericht München (Germany) lodged on 15 June 2015 — Medical Imaging Systems GmbH (MIS) v Hauptzollamt München

(Case C-288/15)

(2015/C 294/39)

Language of the case: German

Referring court

Finanzgericht München

Parties to the main proceedings

Applicant: Medical Imaging Systems GmbH (MIS)

Defendant: Hauptzollamt München

Question referred

Does classification under subheading 6211 33 10 00 0 ‘Industrial and occupational clothing’ of the Combined Nomenclature (1) depend solely on external appearance or intended use, or does General Rule 3(b) require that consideration be given to those components of the goods which give them their essential character?

(1)  Council Regulation (EEC) No 2658/87 of 23 July 1987 on the tariff and statistical nomenclature and on the Common Customs Tariff (OJ 1987 L 256, p. 1), Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 927/2012 of 9 October 2012 amending Annex I (OJ 2012 L 304, p. 1).