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FTZ Facts

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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February 19, 2021

Our Performance — NAFTZ 2020 Annual Report

What have we achieved over the past year? Our latest annual report tells the success story of the FTZ program…

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February 18, 2021

NAFTZ Member Story Video – LAST CHANCE to SUBMIT

Submit your video for inclusion in the Virtual New Member Orientation by COB Monday, February 22 NAFTZ is preparing a warm…

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February 15, 2021

NAFTZ Reaches Decision on 2021 Spring Seminar Due to COVID-19

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

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February 2, 2021

NAFTZ 2021 Virtual Legislative – Hear from Ways & Means Committee

NAFTZ Virtual Legislative Summit (Feb. 9 -11, 2021, 1:00 - 3:00 pm EST) PARTICIPATE IN NAFTZ 2021 VIRTUAL LEGISLATIVE SUMMIT The…

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July 1, 2020

Access the Latest FTZ Industry News On Us

Do you want to know about global trade issues and events, without being overwhelmed? Receive brand new monthly content to…

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February 26, 2021

Become a Social Media Ambassador for #NAFTZSpring21

Become a Social Media Ambassador for NAFTZ’s 2021 Virtual Spring Seminar! We are looking for a few NAFTZ member volunteers…

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