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an area adjoining a port where goods that are intended for reshipment can be received and stored without payment of duties


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a port open on equal terms to all commercial vessels

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We are very fortunate to have the opportunity to work with Rechler Equity Partners, the largest owner and operator of commercial properties on Long Island, in developing three significant parcels located in Islip's Foreign Trade Zone," said Islip Town Supervisor Thomas Croci.
These moves clear the way for last review and promising approval for the foreign trade zone via the Department of Commerce.
DFW Airport received federal authority to operate an on-site, 2,400-acre Foreign Trade Zone in 1979, and to serve the business community of the Dallas/Fort Worth region.
DETROIT, March 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The following was released by the Greater Detroit Foreign Trade Zone, Inc.
change of ownership) to the product does not occur until inspection and testing has been completed inside the bonded warehouse or foreign trade zone and the buyer is satisfied with the quality.
There are over 230 approved Foreign Trade Zones in the United States, with more zone designations being sought all the time.
When I came into office, the Foreign Trade Zone was underutilized," Islip Supervisor Tom Croci said.
Department of Commerce's Foreign Trade Zone Board capped 18 months of work between California City and Palmdale, whose 10-year-old foreign trade zone technically is being extended to take in the California City Airport Industrial Park.
Department of Commerce expands foreign trade zone to Fort Bend County
Located ten minutes from Newark International Airport, Port of New York/New Jersey users will benefit from the Urban Enterprise Zone and Foreign Trade Zone designations, proximity to abundant labor and excellent access for transportation, distribution and urban enterprise zoning.
The $500,000 offer will be part of a package of current incentives: wage and equipment tax credits offered by the state, foreign trade zone benefits to reduce or eliminate U.
Tampa Foreign Trade Zone Board #79 also operates other facilities that serve the needs of importers, exporters and light manufacturers.
RGDC is seeking Foreign Trade Zone designation for the property, which will be named Rockefeller Group Foreign Trade Zone/Charleston.
Developed by OPUS--East, the 471,200 s/f, state-of-the-art distribution facility is located minutes from Exit 7A of the New Jersey Turnpike and Exit 7 of Interstate 195 within a Foreign Trade Zone.
Dispenza sees the Antelope Valley's enterprise zone and Palmdale's foreign trade zone as potentially powerful incentives to help attract airlines.
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