Foreign-Trade Zone 33 - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Notification of Proposed Export Production Activity Tsudis Chocolate Company (Chocolate Confectionery Bars) Pittsburgh, PA, 77016 [2012-31445]

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE [FR Doc. 2012–31226 Filed 12–28–12; 8:45 am] [B–93–2012] BILLING CODE 3510–06–P Foreign-Trade Zone 33 — Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Notification of Proposed Export Production Activity Tsudis Chocolate Company (Chocolate Confectionery Bars) Pittsburgh, PA DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zones Board [B–69–2012] Authorization of Production Activity: Foreign-Trade Zone 230: Sonoco Corrflex (Kitting–Gift Sets); Rural Hall and Winston-Salem, North Carolina On August 20, 2012, the Piedmont Triad Partnership, grantee of FTZ 230, submitted a notification of proposed production activity to the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Board on behalf of Sonoco Corrflex, within FTZ 230—Sites 24–27, in Rural Hall and Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The notification was processed in accordance with the regulations of the FTZ Board (15 CFR part 400), including notice in the Federal Register inviting public comment (77 FR 56809, 9–14– 2012). The FTZ Board has determined that no further review of the activity is warranted at this time. The production activity described in the notification is authorized, subject to the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations, including Section 400.14, and further subject to a restriction requiring that all foreign bags and cases of textile materials (classified within HTSUS 4202.22.40.20, 4202.22.40.30, 4202.22.40.40, 4202.22.45.00, 4202.22.60.00, 4202.22.80.30, 4202.22.80.50, 4202.22.80.80, 4202.32.40.00, 4202.32.80.00, 4202.32.95.30, 4202.32.95.50, 4202.32.95.60, 4202.92.08.05, 4202.92.08.07, 4202.92.08.09, 4202.92.15.00, 4202.92.20.00, 4202.92.30.16, 4202.92.30.20, 4202.92.30.31, 4202.92.30.91, 4202.92.60.91, 4202.92.90.26, and 4202.92.90.36) used in the production activity must be admitted to the zone in domestic (dutypaid) status (19 CFR 146.43). Dated: December 20, 2012. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 2012–31443 Filed 12–28–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P PO 00000 Foreign-Trade Zones Board Tsudis Chocolate Company (Tsudis), an operator of FTZ 33, submitted a notification of proposed export production activity for its facility in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The notification conforming to the requirements of the regulations of the Foreign-Trade Zones Board (15 CFR 400.22) was received on December 4, 2012. The Tsudis facility is located within Site 10 of FTZ 33. Activity at the facility would involve the production of chocolate confectionery bars for export (no shipments for U.S. consumption would occur). For shipments to Canada or Mexico, production under FTZ procedures could allow reduced duty treatment under NAFTA Duty Deferral requirements. For shipments to other export markets, FTZ procedures could exempt Tsudis from customs duty payments on the foreign status material used in its production. The sole foreignorigin material to be used in the export production is liquid chocolate (duty rate: 52.8¢/kg+4.3%). Customs duties also could possibly be deferred or reduced on foreign status production equipment or foreign liquid chocolate scrapped or destroyed under customs procedures. Public comment is invited from interested parties. Submissions shall be addressed to the Board’s Executive Secretary at the address below. The closing period for their receipt is February 11, 2013. A copy of the notification will be available for public inspection at the Office of the Executive Secretary, Foreign-Trade Zones Board, Room 21013, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230–0002, and in the ‘‘Reading Room’’ section of the Board’s Web site, which is accessible via www.trade.gov/ftz. For further information, contact Pierre Duy at Pierre.Duy@trade.gov, or (202) 482–1378. Dated: December 19, 2012. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. 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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 250 (Monday, December 31, 2012)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

[B-93-2012]


Foreign-Trade Zone 33 -- Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Notification of 
Proposed Export Production Activity Tsudis Chocolate Company (Chocolate 
Confectionery Bars) Pittsburgh, PA

    Tsudis Chocolate Company (Tsudis), an operator of FTZ 33, submitted 
a notification of proposed export production activity for its facility 
in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The notification conforming to the 
requirements of the regulations of the Foreign-Trade Zones Board (15 
CFR 400.22) was received on December 4, 2012.
    The Tsudis facility is located within Site 10 of FTZ 33. Activity 
at the facility would involve the production of chocolate confectionery 
bars for export (no shipments for U.S. consumption would occur). For 
shipments to Canada or Mexico, production under FTZ procedures could 
allow reduced duty treatment under NAFTA Duty Deferral requirements. 
For shipments to other export markets, FTZ procedures could exempt 
Tsudis from customs duty payments on the foreign status material used 
in its production. The sole foreign-origin material to be used in the 
export production is liquid chocolate (duty rate: 52.8[cent]/kg+4.3%). 
Customs duties also could possibly be deferred or reduced on foreign 
status production equipment or foreign liquid chocolate scrapped or 
destroyed under customs procedures.
    Public comment is invited from interested parties. Submissions 
shall be addressed to the Board's Executive Secretary at the address 
below. The closing period for their receipt is February 11, 2013.
    A copy of the notification will be available for public inspection 
at the Office of the Executive Secretary, Foreign-Trade Zones Board, 
Room 21013, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, 
Washington, DC 20230-0002, and in the ``Reading Room'' section of the 
Board's Web site, which is accessible via www.trade.gov/ftz.
    For further information, contact Pierre Duy at 
Pierre.Duy@trade.gov, or (202) 482-1378.

    Dated: December 19, 2012.
Andrew McGilvray,
Executive Secretary.
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