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Foreign-Trade Zones in Maine, North Carolina Seek to Expand

Monday, September 29, 2014
Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Trade Report

The Foreign-Trade Zones Board is accepting comments through Nov. 28 on separate applications to expand FTZs in Maine and North Carolina.

- The City of Bangor, grantee of FTZ 58, is requesting authority to reorganize this zone under the alternative site framework to cover a service area of Hancock, Penobscot, Piscataquis, Waldo and Washington counties in Maine, within and adjacent to the Bangor U.S. Customs and Border Protection port of entry.

- The Triangle J Council of Governments, grantee of FTZ 93, is requesting authority to expand the service area of this zone, which currently encompasses Chatham, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Harnett, Johnston, Lee, Moore, Orange, Person, Vance, Wake and Warren counties in North Carolina, to include Sampson County, adjacent to the Raleigh-Durham CBP port of entry.

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