DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
Foreign-Trade Zones Board
(Order No. 558)
Resolution and Order Approving With Limitations the Application of the City
Klamath Falls Dock Commission for a Foreign-Trade Zone in the Klamath
Falls, Oregon, Area
Wednesday, February 19, 1992
Proceedings of the Foreign-Trade Zones Board, Washington, DC.
Resolution and Order
Pursuant to the authority granted in the Foreign-Trade Zones Act of June 18,
1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), the Foreign-Trade Zones Board (the
Board) has adopted the following Resolution and Order:
The Board, having considered the matter, hereby orders:
After consideration of the application of the City of Klamath Falls Dock
Commission, filed with the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Board on March 12,
1991, requesting a grant of authority to establish a general-purpose
foreign-trade zone in Klamath County, Oregon, The Board, finding that the
requirements of the FTZ Act, as amended, and the Board's regulations are
satisfied and that the proposal, in regard to the "priority sites," is in
the public interest, approves that part of the application involving the
"priority sites" subject to the activation limits of 150 acres at the
airport site (Site 1) and 50 acres at the Williamson site (Site 3).
The approval is subject to the FTZ Act and the FTZ Board's regulations (as
revised, 56 FR 40790-50808, 10/8/91), including section 400.28. The
Secretary of Commerce, as Chairman and Executive Officer of the Board, is
hereby authorized to issue a grant of authority and appropriate Board
Grant of Authority; Establishment of a Foreign-Trade Zone, Klamath Falls,
Whereas, by an Act of Congress approved June 18, 1934, an Act "To provide
for the establishment . . . of foreign-trade zones in ports of entry of the
United States, to expedite and encourage foreign commerce, and for other
purposes," as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u) (the Act), the Foreign-Trade Zones
Board (the Board) is authorized to grant to qualified corporations the
privilege of establishing foreign-trade zones in or adjacent to U.S. Customs
ports of entry;
Whereas, The City of Klamath Falls Dock Commission (the Grantee) has made
application (filed 3/12/91, FTZ Docket 14-91, 56 FR 12507, 3/26/91) to the
Board, requesting the establishment of a foreign-trade zone in the Klamath
Falls, Oregon, area, adjacent to the Customs user fee port facility at the
Klamath Falls International Airport;
Whereas, notice of said application has been published in the Federal
Register and public comment has been invited; and,
Whereas, the Board has found that the requirements of the Act and the
Board's regulations are satisfied;
Now, Therefore, the Board hereby grants to the Grantee the privilege of
establishing a foreign-trade zone, designated at Foreign-Trade Zone No.
184, at the priority sites described in the application record, subject to
the limitations described in the resolution accompanying this action, and
subject to the Act and the Board's regulations (as revised, 56 FR
50790-50808, 10/8/91), including § 400.28.
Signed at Washington, DC., this 10th day of February, 1992.
Foreign-Trade Zones Board.
Acting Secretary of Commerce, Chairman and Executive Officer.
John J. Da Ponte, Jr.,
FR Doc. 92-3807 Filed 2-18-92; 8:45 am)