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In 2019, there were 193 FTZs active during the year with a total of 348 active production operations throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico. The largest industries accounting for zone production activity were in the electronics, oil refining, pharmaceuticals, automotive, and electrical machinery sectors. Key economic activities conducted in FTZs are production/manufacturing and warehousing/distribution.

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April 29, 2021

NAFTZ is Hiring for Senior Manager for Communications & Member Services Role

The National Association of Foreign-Trade Zones (NAFTZ), a non-profit trade association located in Washington, DC, is seeking a full-time Senior…

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April 28, 2021

NAFTZ Reaches Decision on 2021 Annual Conference Due to COVID-19 Update

Dear NAFTZ Members, Supporters, and Friends: The global COVID-19 pandemic continues to disrupt our lives – both at home and…

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April 16, 2021

NAFTZ Extends Condolences on the Passing of Homer A. Maxey

Dear FTZ Community, The National Association of Foreign-Trade Zones (NAFTZ) notes with sadness the passing on April 14 of Homer…

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