[Federal Register: November 30, 1995 (Volume 60, Number 230)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
Foreign-Trade Zone 168--Fort Worth, TX; Application for Expansion
An application has been submitted to the Foreign-Trade Zones Board
(the Board) by the Dallas/Fort Worth Maquila Trade Development
Corporation, grantee of FTZ 168, requesting authority to expand its
zone in the Fort Worth, Texas, area, within 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 November 21, 1995.
FTZ 168 was approved on November 1, 1990 (Board Order 491, 55 FR
46974, 11/8/90) and reorganized in 1992 and 1994. The zone currently
consists of three sites in the Fort Worth, Texas, area:
Site 1 (24 acres)--an industrial area at Alta Mesa and Will Rogers
Boulevards, Fort Worth;
Site 2 (263 acres)--within the Centreport Industrial Development,
south of DFW International Airport, Fort Worth;
Site 3 (195 acres) within the Fossil Creek Business Park, I-35W and
I-820, Fort Worth.
The applicant is now requesting authority to expand the zone to
include an additional site (91 acres) at the Regency Business Park
(currently under development), located along Post & Paddock Road, Grand
Prairie, Texas. The park is owned by Champion Partners, Ltd., and zone
services will be provided by the FTZ Operating Company of Texas.
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 January 29, 1996. Rebuttal comments in response to
material submitted during the foregoing period may be submitted during
the subsequent 15-day period (to February 13, 1996).
A copy of the application and accompanying exhibits will be
available for public inspection at each of the following locations:
Office of the Port Director, U.S. Customs Service, 1205 Royal Lane,
Irving, Texas 75261
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 21, 1995.
John J. Da Ponte, Jr.,
[FR Doc. 95-29267 Filed 11-30-95; 8:45 am]
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