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[Federal Register: March 23, 1994]


[Order No. 684]

Grant of Authority; Establishment of a Foreign-Trade Zone;
Holyoke, MA

    Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign-Trade Zones Act of June
18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), the Foreign-Trade Zones Board
(the Board) adopts the following Order:

    Whereas, by an Act of Congress approved June 18, 1934, an Act ``To
provide for the establishment * * * of foreign-trade zones in ports of
entry of the United States, to expedite and encourage foreign commerce,
and for other purposes,'' as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u) (the Act), the
Foreign-Trade Zones Board (the Board) is authorized to grant to
qualified corporations the privilege of establishing foreign-trade
zones in or adjacent to U.S. Customs ports of entry;

    Whereas, the Holyoke Economic Development and Industrial
Corporation (the Grantee), a Massachusetts public corporation, has made
application (FTZ Docket 23-93, 58 FR 33254, 6/16/93) to the Board,
requesting the establishment of a foreign-trade zone in Holyoke,
Massachusetts, within the Springfield Customs port of entry; and,

    Whereas, notice inviting public comment has been given in the
Federal Register and the Board has found that the requirements of the
Act and Board's regulations are satisfied, and that approval of the
application is in the public interest;
    Now, Therefore, the Board hereby grants to the Grantee the
privilege of establishing a foreign-trade zone, designated on the
records of the Board as Foreign-Trade Zone No. 201, at the sites
described in the application, subject to the Act and the Board's
regulations, including Section 400.28.

    Signed at Washington, DC, this 10th day of March 1994.

Foreign-Trade Zones Board.
Ronald H. Brown,
Secretary of Commerce, Chairman and Executive Officer.
John J. Da Ponte, Jr.,
Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 94-6842 Filed 3-22-94; 8:45 am]