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[Federal Register: October 24, 1995 (Volume 60, Number 205)]
[Page 54470]
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[Order No. 777]

Approval of Export Processing Activity, Silicon Valley Solutions,
Inc. (Personal Computers) Within Foreign-Trade Zone 18, San Jose, CA

    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, Sec. 400.28(a)(2) of the Board's regulations, requires
approval of the Board prior to commencement of new manufacturing/
processing activity within existing zone facilities;
    Whereas, San Jose Distribution Services, operator of FTZ 18, San
Jose, California, has requested authority under Sec. 400.32(b)(1) of
the Board's regulations on behalf of Silicon Valley Solutions, Inc., to
manufacture personal computers for export within FTZ 18 (filed 8-8-95,
FTZ Docket A(32b1)-15-95; Doc. 53-95, assigned 9/19/95);
    Whereas, pursuant to Sec. 400.32(b)(1), the Commerce Department's
Assistant Secretary for Import Administration has the authority to act
for the Board in making such decisions on new manufacturing/processing
activity under certain circumstances, including situations where the
proposed activity is for export only (Sec. 400.32(b)(1)(ii); and,
    Whereas, the FTZ Staff has reviewed the proposal, taking into
account the criteria of Sec. 400.31, and the Executive Secretary has
recommended approval;
    Now, Therefore, the Assistant Secretary for Import Administration,
acting for the Board pursuant to Sec. 400.32(b)(1), concurs in the
recommendation and hereby approves the request subject to the Act and
the Board's regulations, including Sec. 400.28.

    Signed at Washington, DC, this 13th day of October 1995.
Susan G. Esserman,
Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Import Administration, Chairman,
Committee of Alternates, Foreign-Trade Zones Board.

John J. Da Ponte, Jr.,
Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 95-26331 Filed 10-23-95; 8:45 am]