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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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Its most recent development is Freeport A'famosa in Malacca, Malaysia, which opened in November 2015.
Malta Freeport has successfully operated for more than 25 years within the Mediterranean containerization market and currently ranks 12th among the top European ports with a current annual capacity of 3.
Logistics company Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) stated on Friday that its Freeport LPG Export Terminal located in Freeport, Texas, is fully operational.
Following completion, the joint venture will be owned 72% by Freeport, 15% by Sumitomo Metal Mining Arizona and 13% by a fully owned affiliate of Sumitomo Metal Mining.
Freeport McMoran is trading at about a third of its price in mid-2014, after $9 billion in oil and gas investments in 2013 turned sour amid a drop in oil pr
The addition of the Freeport plant allows the company to broaden its supply for customers in the central and southern United States.
The Meeting, Incentive Travel, Conventions and Events/Exhibitions and Conference (MICECON) 2014 will run from June 4 to 7 at the Fontana Convention Center & Fontana Hot Spring Leisure Park inside this Freeport.
In July 2012, Freeport LNG executed 20-year use-or-pay liquefaction tolling agreements with Osaka Gas and Chubu Electric equivalent to the minimum guaranteed production capacity of Train One.
The funds provided by the TechStart Grant will enable Freeport Metrics to conduct the necessary preliminary steps required when creating a new software platform such as this.
17 August 2012 - Freeport Capital Inc (CNSX:FAS), the parent company of Canadian mobile payment solutions provider Hybrid PayTech, said it had signed a letter of intent (LoI) to buy 51% of TekTango LLC.
It appears that Freeport McMoRan Copper and Gold, Inc's 'iron curtain' of impunity carefully constructed around the company's West Papua mining operations is developing significant cracks.
The Politics of Power: Freeport in Suharto's Indonesia.
A few years ago, the Village of Freeport was a Long Island community that had seen better days.
based Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold were confiscated Tuesday by a group of Papuans following a traffic accident that led to the death of a local person.
Hong Kong conglomerate Hutchinson Whampoa, which controls 10% of global maritime container traffic, is fast becoming a key player in Freeport, the Bahamas second-largest city, reports CANA-Reuters (October 19, 1999):