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FTZ Actions on Subzones, Production Requests

Friday, January 13, 2017
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New Subzone. The Foreign-Trade Zones Board has approved the establishment of subzone 73D at the Jos. A. Bank Manufacturing Company facilities in Hampstead and Eldersburg, Md.

Flavor Compound Facility. The FTZ Board has authorized production under zone procedures at the Givaudan Flavors Corporation facility within FTZ 79E in Lakeland, Fla., which is used for the production of flavor compounds.

Barite Facility. The FTZ Board has received from the Port of Corpus Christi, grantee of FTZ 122, a notification of proposed production activity at the Superior Weighting Products LLC facility in Corpus Christi, Texas, which will be used to process raw barite into ground barite and to further process calcium carbonate (limestone) and bentonite. Comments are due no later than Feb. 22.

Motor Vehicle Facility. The FTZ Board has authorized limited production activity under zone procedures at the Volvo Car US Operations Inc. facility within FTZ 21 in Ridgeville, S.C., which will be used for the production of motor vehicles and related parts. This authorization is subject to a restriction that specified foreign-status materials and components be admitted to the subzone in privileged foreign status.

Expanded Subzone. The FTZ has approved the expansion of subzone 100D at the Thor Industries Inc. facility in Jackson Center, Ohio.

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