[Federal Register: January 13, 1994]
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
[Docket No. 2-94]
Foreign-Trade Zone 39--Dallas/Fort Worth, TX Application for
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 in the
Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas, area, adjacent to the Dallas/Fort Worth
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 January 4, 1994.
FTZ 39 was approved on August 17, 1978 (Board Order 133, 43 FR
37478, 8/23/78) and expanded on December 11, 1992 (Board Order 613, 57
FR 61046, 12/23/92). It currently consists of 2,400 acres within the
18,000-acre Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport complex.
The applicant is now requesting authority to expand the general-
purpose zone to include a site (552 acres) at the Grayson County
Airport, located in Grayson County, seven miles southwest of Denison,
Texas, and some 60 miles northeast of the Dallas/Fort Worth area. The
proposed zone site consists of 3 parcels (431 acres) within the 1,100-
acre airport complex and a parcel (121 acres) adjacent to the airport
on Highway 1417, owned by Reedrill, Inc. The site would be operated by
the DFW Airport Board in conjunction with the Grayson County Airport
No specific manufacturing requests are being made at this time.
Such requests would be made to the Board on a case-by-case basis.
In accordance with the Board's regulations, a member of the FTZ
Staff has been designated examiner to investigate the application and
report to the Board.
Public comment on the application is invited from interested
parties. Submissions (original and 3 copies) shall be addressed to the
Board's Executive Secretary at the address below. The closing period
for their receipt is on March 14, 1994. Rebuttal comments in response
to material submitted during the foregoing period may be submitted
during the subsequent 15-day period (to March 29, 1994).
A copy of the application and accompanying exhibits will be
available for public inspection at each of the following locations:
U.S. Department of Commerce, District Office, 2050 N. Stemmons Freeway,
Suite 170, Dallas, Texas 75258.
Office of the Executive Secretary, Foreign-Trade Zones Board, U.S.
Department of Commerce, room 3716, 14th & Pennsylvania Avenue NW.,
Washington, DC 20230.
Dated: January 4, 1994.
John J. Da Ponte, Jr.,
[FR Doc. 94-887 Filed 1-12-94; 8:45 am]
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