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                           DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

    			Foreign-Trade Zones Board

                              [Order No. 545]

    Approval for Expansion of Foreign-Trade Zone 122 Nueces County, Texas

                        Thursday, December 19, 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 Port of Corpus Christi Authority, Grantee of Foreign-Trade Zone 
No. 122, has applied to the Board for authority to expand its general-
purpose zone at its port terminal complex in Nueces County, Texas, within 
the Corpus Christi Customs port of entry;

Whereas, The application was accepted for filing on November 14, 1990, and
notice inviting public comment was given in the Federal Register on
November 27, 1990 (Docket No. 45-90, 55 FR 49317);

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 Nueces County 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 November 14, 1990. The grant does not include authority 
for manufacturing operations, and the Grantee shall notify the Board for 
approval prior to the commencement of any 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 6th day of December, 1991.

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. 91-30359 Filed 12-18-91; 8:45 am]