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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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The project, to involve construction of a deep sea and free port at Mwambani in Tanga City and a new heavy haul standard gauge railway from there, would be operated by MWAPORC, an acronym for Mwambani Port and Railway Corridor, a Tanzanian Project Company.
4 million barrels of storage, most of which is underground, and 40 miles of pipeline connecting the terminal with other facilities within the Subic Bay Free Port.
The provision therefore concerns the supply, delivery free port, installation and commissioning of products
JBoss Group LLC, provider of the most popular J2EE-based application server, today announced a free port enabling rapid migration of applications running on BEA WebLogic to JBoss 3.
Panama is the largest free port in the western hemisphere.
Summary: ABU DHABI - A huge fire broke out on the premises of Free Port Zone of Mina Zayed (Port Zayed) and engulfed four warehouses early afternoon on Monday.
He also thanked his Maltese counterpart for the offer of free port facilities to Pakistan.
Speaking after receiving a briefing on the Gwadar-Kashgar project, Prime Minister Sharif said there would be several advantages of declaring Gwadar a free port.
We are pleased Nittsu Sinotrans has selected ProLogis Park Dalian Free Port as its new distribution hub in the region," said Ming Mei, president for ProLogis in China.
The proposed investment consists of the project for the development of an Exclusive Deepwater Petroleum and Hydrocarbon Logistics Base Port (hereafter referred to as Atuabo Free Port or the project ) on the coast of Ghana s Western region.
Also, Mach 3 Automotive Products on Friday April 16, 2004 sent out its first shipment of an initial order of Mach 3 SuperForce to the free port of Montevideo in South America for the Argentina and Uruguay markets after a successful trial run of the Mach 3 air borne fuel enhancement products tested with various types of big trucks as well as small passenger vehicles to provide the extra power for climbing mountains in high altitude while still achieving appreciable fuel savings.
Contract Awarded for Engineering, procurement and management (EPM) provider for a 100-megawatt (MW) solar-farm project in this free port.
He also lauded the handing over of Gwadar Port to China by previous government, which he said should be a free port and have a special status.
National Port Authority (NPA) has disclosed plans to pave and reconstruct roads and drainages within the Free Port of Monrovia.