DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
[Docket No. 76-91]
39--Dallas/Fort Worth, TX; Application for Expansion
Wednesday, November 27, 1991
An application has been submitted to the Foreign-Trade Zones Board (the
Board) by the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Board, grantee of FTZ
39, requesting authority to expand its zone at the Dallas/Fort Worth
International Airport. 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 November 6, 1991.
FTZ 39 was approved on August 17, 1978 (Board Order 133, 43 FR 37478,
8/23/78). It currently consists of three parcels (250 acres) located within
the northeastern portion of the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
The grantee is now requesting authority to expand the zone to include
additional facilities (2,150 acres) within the 18,000-acre airport complex,
such as industrial park sites and the airport's aviation fuel storage and
distribution facility. The zone project is operated by Sekin Transport
International, Inc. No manufacturing requests are being made at this time.
Such approvals would be requested from the Board on a case-by-case basis.
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: John J. Da Ponte, Jr. (Chairman), Director,
Foreign-Trade Zones Staff, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC
20230; Donna De La Torre, Director, Office of Inspection and Control, U.S.
Customs Service, Southwest Region, 5850 San Felipe Street, Suite 500,
Houston, Texas 77057-3012; and, Colonel John A. Mills, District Engineer,
U.S. Army Engineer District Fort Worth, P.O. Box 17300, Fort Worth,
Comments concerning the proposed expansion are invited in writing from
interested parties. They should be addressed to the Board's Executive
Secretary at the address below and postmarked on or before January 13, 1991.
A copy of the application is available for inspection at each of the
U.S. Department of Commerce, District Office,
room 7A5, 1100 Commerce Street,
Dallas, Texas 75242.
Office of the Executive Secretary,
Foreign-Trade Zones Board,
U.S. Department of Commerce, room 3716,
14th & Pennsylvania Avenue NW.,
Washington, DC 20230.
Dated: November 20, 1991.
Acting Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 91-28525 Filed 11-26-91; 8:45 am]