This is an exciting program for U.S. companies that import goods into the United States from overseas for direct distribution, assembly, manufacturing or direct export after import.
Becoming a Foreign Trade Zone will open your company up to the following possible benefits:
A feasibility test will be administered to determine if your company qualifies to be a Foreign Trade Zone.
This will provide the information to present the cost savings, time savings and other benefits of becoming a Foreign Trade Zone.
Once qualified as a possible candidate, we will be able to provide you with the tools needed to join a special group of Foreign Trade Zones around the country.
This is a great time to explore the possibilities of a new level of importing, manufacturing and exporting.
For more: https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/CFR-2003-title19-vol2/pdf/CFR-2003-title19-vol2-sec146-0.pdf