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                           DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

    			Foreign-Trade Zones Board

                              (Order No. 563)

      Expansion of Foreign-Trade Zone 152 Burns Harbor, Indiana, Area

                           Monday, March 16, 1992

Pursuant to the authority granted in the Foreign-Trade Zones Act of June 18,
1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), and the Foreign-Trade Zones Board 
Regulations (15 CFR part 400), the Foreign-Trade Zones Board (the Board) 
adopts the following Resolution and Order:

Whereas, the Indiana Port Commission, Grantee of Foreign-Trade Zone No.
152, has applied to the Board for authority to expand its general-purpose
zone to include a site in Gary, Indiana, adjacent to the Chicago Customs
port of entry;

Whereas, the application was accepted for filing on September 5, 1991, and
notice inviting public comment was given in the Federal Register on
September 12, 1991 (Docket 51-91, 56 FR 46410);

Whereas, an examiners committee has investigated the application in
accordance with the Board's regulations and recommends approval;

Whereas, the expansion is necessary to improve and expand zone services in
the Burns Harbor area; and,

Whereas, the Board has found that the requirements of the Foreign-Trade 
Zones Act, as amended, and the Board's regulations are satisfied, and that 
approval of the application is in the public interest;

Now, Therefore, the Board Hereby Orders:

That the Grantee is authorized to expand its zone in accordance with the
application filed on September 5, 1991, subject to the Act and the Board's
regulations (as revised, 56 FR 50790-50808, 10/8/91), including Section 

Signed at Washington, DC, this 9th day of March, 1992.

Alan M. Dunn,

Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Import Administration, 
Chairman, Committee of Alternates, 
Foreign-Trade Zones Board.

John J. Da Ponte, Jr.,

Executive Secretary.

(FR Doc. 92-6092 Filed 3-13-92; 8:45 am)