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                             DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE 
                           Foreign-Trade Zones Board 
                               [Docket No. 15-85] 
                                  50 FR 24551 
                                 June 11, 1985 
Foreign-Trade Zone 98 -- Birmingham, AL; Application for Expansion  
TEXT: An application has been submitted to the Foreign-Trade Zones Board 
(the Board) by the City of Birmingham, Alabama, grantee of Foreign-Trade 
Zone 98, to expand its zone in Birmingham, within the Birmingham Customs 
port of entry. The application was submitted pursuant to the provisions of 
the Foreign-Trade Zones Act, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), and the 
regulations of the Board (15 CFR Part 400). It was formally filed on May 
29, 1985. 
   On April 27, 1984, the City received authority from the Board to 
establish a zone within the 116-acre Airport Industrial Park adjacent to 
Birmingham Municipal Airport (Board Order 247, 49 FR 19367, 5/7/84). The 
proposed expansion would involve several existing warehouses on 10.3 acres
at 2700 Second Avenue South in Birmingham. The facilities are owned and 
operated by Shaw Warehouse Company. 
   In accordance with the Board's regulations, an examiners committee has 
been appointed to investigate the application and report to the Board. The
committee consists of: Dennis Puccinelli, (Chairman), Foreign-Trade Zones 
Staff, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, D.C. 20230; Harvey Perry, 
District Director, U.S. Customs Service, South Central Region, 250 N. 
Water St., P.O. Box 2248, Mobile, Al 36601; and Colonel Patrick J. Kelly, 
District Engineer, U.S. Army Engineer District, Mobile, P.O. Box 2288, 
Mobile, AL 36628.  
   Comments concerning the proposed zone expansion are invited in writing 
from interested persons and organizations. They should be addressed to the
Board's Executive Secretary at the address below and postmarked on or 
before July 12, 1985.  

   A copy of the application is available for public inspection at each of
the following locations. 
U.S. Department of Commerce District Office, 
908 S. 20th St., Suite 200, 
Birmingham, AL 35205 
Offie of the Executive Secretary, 
Foreign-Trade Zones Board, 
U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 1529, 
14th and Pennsylvania, NW., 
Washington, D.C. 20230.  
   Dated: June 5, 1985. 
John J. Da Ponte, Jr., 
   Executive Secretary.  
[FR Doc. 85-14014 Filed 6-10-85; 8:45 am]