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[Federal Register: July 13, 1995 (Volume 60, Number 134)]
[Page 36105]
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[Order No. 756]

Grant of Authority for Subzone Status; Siemens Industrial
Automation, Inc. (Industrial Automation Products), Carter County,

    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 Board's regulations (15 CFR Part 400) provide for the
establishment of special-purpose subzones when existing zone facilities
cannot serve the specific use involved;
    Whereas, an application from the Tri-City Airport Commission,
grantee of Foreign-Trade Zone 204, for authority to establish special-
purpose subzone status at the industrial automation products
distribution/manufacturing facility of Siemens Industrial Automation,
Inc., in Carter County, Tennessee, was filed by the Board on May 10,
1994, and notice inviting public comment was given in the Federal
Register (FTZ Docket 19-94, 59 FR 25885, 5-18-94) (amended, 3-23-95, 60
FR 16604, 3-31-95); and,
    Whereas, the Board has found that the requirements of the FTZ Act
and Board's regulations are satisfied, and that approval of the
application, as amended, is in the public interest;
    Now, Therefore, the Board hereby authorizes the establishment of a
subzone (Subzone 204A) at the plant site of Siemens Industrial
Automation, Inc., in Carter County, Tennessee, at the location
described in the application, subject to the FTZ Act and the Board's
regulations, including Sec. 400.28.

    Signed at Washington, DC, this 5th day of July 1995.
Susan G. Esserman,
Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Import Administration, Alternate
Chairman, Foreign-Trade Zones Board.
[FR Doc. 95-17230 Filed 7-12-95; 8:45 am]