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Foreign-Trade Zones Board
[Order No. 900]

Approval For Manufacturing Authority; Quoizel, Inc. (Lighting 
Fixtures); Within Foreign-Trade Zone 21; Charleston, South Carolina

    Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign-Trade Zones Act of June 
18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u)(the Act), 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, the South Carolina State Ports Authority, grantee of FTZ 
21, has requested authority under Sec. 400.28(a)(2) of the Board's 
regulations on behalf of Quoizel, Inc., to manufacture lighting 
fixtures under zone procedures within FTZ 21, Charleston, South 
Carolina (filed 5-8-96; FTZ Doc. 38-96, 61 FR 25190, 5-20-96); and,
    Whereas, the Board adopts the findings and recommendation of the 
examiner's report, and finds that the requirements of the FTZ Act and 
the Board's regulations are satisfied and that the proposal is in the 
public interest;
    Now, Therefore, the Board hereby approves the request subject to 
the Act and the Board's regulations, including Sec. 400.28, for a five-
year period (until 12-31-02), subject to extension upon review.

    Signed at Washington, DC, this 20th day of June 1997.
Jeffrey P. Bialos,
Acting Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Import Administration, 
Alternate Chairman, Foreign-Trade Zones Board.

John J. Da Ponte, Jr.
Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 97-17392 Filed 7-2-97; 8:45 am]