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FTZ Facts

In 2016, there were 195 FTZs active during the year with a total of 324 active production operations throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico.

The largest industries accounting for zone production activity were in the oil refining, automotive, electronics, pharmaceutical, and machinery/equipment sectors.

Key economic activities conducted in FTZs are production/manufacturing and warehousing/distribution.

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June 18, 2018

Telling the FTZ Success Story – FTZ Program’s Anniversary Outreach to Congress

Happy 84th Anniversary to the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Program! Yes, it’s been 84 years since Congress passed the U.S. Foreign…

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May 18, 2018

2018 NAFTZ Board Nominations Now Open

Election to the NAFTZ Board of Directors and Officers Submissions for the 2018-19 Board of Directors will be accepted through June…

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