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                           DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

                		Order No. 521

    Expansion of Manufacturing Authority, Smith Corona Corporation Data
                        Products Plant, Cortland, NY

                           Thursday, May 9, 1991

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 County of Onondaga, New York, Grantee of Foreign-Trade Zone 90
and Subzone 90A, has applied to the Board on behalf of the Smith Corona 
Corporation (SCC) for authority to expand the scope of manufacturing 
activity conducted under zone procedures at the manufacturing plant of SCC 
in Cortland, New York (Subzone 90A) to include the manufacture of personal 
computers, word processors and components, as well as telecommunication and 
duplicating equipment;

Whereas, the application was accepted for filing on December 3, 1990, and
notice inviting public comment was given in the Federal Register on
December 10, 1990 (Docket 47-90, 55 FR 50728); and,

Whereas, the Board has found that the requirements of the Foreign-Trade 
Zones Act, as amended, and the Board's regulations would be satisfied, and 
that approval of the request would be in the public interest if it is given 
subject to a restriction requiring that privileged foreign status be 
elected on any foreign merchandise that is subject to antidumping or 
countervailing duty orders at the time of admission to the subzone;

Whereas, the Board hereby orders:

That the Grantee is authorized to expand the scope of manufacturing
activity conducted under zone procedures at the Smith Corona plant in
accordance with the application filed on December 3, 1990, subject to the
foregoing restriction. 

The Grantee shall notify the Board for approval prior to the commencement 
of any other manufacturing or assembly operations. The authority given 
in this Order is subject to settlement locally by the District Director of 
Customs and the Army District Engineer regarding compliance with their 
respective requirements relating to foreign-trade zones.
Signed at Washington, DC, this 3rd day of May, 1991.

Eric I. Garfinkel,

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

John J. Da Ponte, Jr.,

Executive Secretary.

[FR Doc. 91-11096 Filed 5-8-91; 8:45 am]