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[Federal Register: July 28, 1994]


Foreign-Trade Zones Board
[Order No. 700]

Grant of Authority for Subzone Status; Sanofi Winthrop L.P.
(Pharmaceuticals) Des Plaines, IL

    Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign-Trade Zones Act of June
18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), the Foreign-Trade Zones Board
(the Board) adopts the following Order:
    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 Board's regulations (15 CFR Part 400) provide for the
establishment of special-purpose subzones when existing zone facilities
cannot serve the specific use involved;
    WHEREAS, an application from the Illinois International Port
Authority (Chicago area), grantee of Foreign-Trade Zone 22, for
authorization for special-purpose subzone status at the pharmaceutical
warehouse/distribution facility of Sanofi Winthrop L.P., in Des
Plaines, Illinois, was filed by the Board on June 28, 1993, and notice
inviting public comment was given in the Federal Register (FTZ Docket
28-93, 58 FR 36933, 7-9-93); and,
    WHEREAS, the Board has found that the requirements of the FTZ Act
and Board's regulations are satisfied, and that approval of the
application is in the public interest;
    NOW, THEREFORE, the Board hereby authorizes the establishment of a
subzone (Subzone 22G) at the Sanofi Winthrop L.P. warehouse/
distribution facility in Des Plaines, Illinois, at the location
described in the application, subject to the FTZ Act and the Board's
regulations, including Sec. 400.28.

    Signed at Washington, DC, this 20th day of July 1994.
Susan G. Esserman,
Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Import Administration, Chairman,
Committee of Alternates, Foreign-Trade Zones Board.
Dennis Puccinelli,
Acting Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 94-18316 Filed 7-27-94; 8:45 am]