Foreign-Trade Zones Board Receives N.J. Application, Makes Changes to Three Other Zones
The Foreign-Trade Zones Board has taken the following actions.
• received an application from the New Jersey Department of State, grantee of FTZ 44, requesting authority to expand its zone to include a warehouse facility in Morris County, N.J., area, within and adjacent to the New York/Newark U.S. Customs and Border Protection port of entry (comments due no later than Feb. 27, 2012)
• approved manufacturing authority on behalf of Makita Corporation of America within Site 20 of FTZ 26 in Buford, Ga.
• reorganized FTZ 277 under the alternative site framework, with a service area of a portion of Maricopa County, Ariz., adjacent to the Phoenix CBP port of entry
• terminated subzone 84S at the Academy Sports and Outdoors facilities in Katy and Brookshire, Texas, after being advised by the Port of Houston Authority that zone procedures are no longer needed