FTZ Board Considers Export Production Activity at N.C. Yarn Facility
The Foreign-Trade Zones Board has received from The Charlotte Regional Partnership Inc., grantee of FTZ 57, a notification of proposed export production activity at the Gildan Yarns LLC facility in Salisbury, N.C. The activity at this facility would involve the production of spun cotton and cotton/polyester yarns for export (no shipments for U.S. consumption would occur). The sole foreign-origin material to be used in this export production is polyester staple fiber (duty rate: 4.3 percent). Comments on this notification are due no later than Jan. 27, 2015.