Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 183-Austin, Texas; Notification of Proposed Production Activity; Samsung Austin Semiconductor, LLC (Semiconductors); Austin, Texas, 40427 [2013-16173]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 129 / Friday, July 5, 2013 / Notices Public comment is invited from interested parties. Submissions shall be addressed to the FTZ Board’s Executive Secretary at the address below. The closing period for their receipt is September 3, 2013. Rebuttal comments in response to material submitted during the foregoing period may be submitted during the subsequent 15-day period to September 18, 2013. A copy of the application 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 FTZ Board’s Web site, which is accessible via www.trade.gov/ftz. For further information, contact Elizabeth Whiteman at Elizabeth.Whiteman@trade.gov or (202) 482–0473. Dated: June 28, 2013. Elizabeth Whiteman, Acting Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 2013–16172 Filed 7–3–13; 8:45 am] as on the components included in the existing scope of authority for the company. Customs duties also could possibly be deferred or reduced on foreign status production equipment. The additional component sourced from abroad is: acetic acid (duty rate 1.8%). 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 August 14, 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: Elizabeth Whiteman at Elizabeth.Whiteman@trade.gov or (202) 482–0473. BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P Dated: June 28, 2013. Elizabeth Whiteman, Acting Executive Secretary. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE [FR Doc. 2013–16173 Filed 7–3–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P Foreign-Trade Zones Board DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 183—Austin, Texas; Notification of Proposed Production Activity; Samsung Austin Semiconductor, LLC (Semiconductors); Austin, Texas tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES [B–70–2013] Foreign–Trade Zones Board Samsung Austin Semiconductor, LLC (Samsung), operator of Subzone 183B, submitted a notification of proposed production activity to the FTZ Board for its facility in Austin, Texas. The notification conforming to the requirements of the regulations of the FTZ Board (15 CFR 400.22) was received on June 26, 2013. Samsung currently has authority to produce semiconductor memory devices for export within Subzone 183B. The current request would add an imported component to the scope of authority. Pursuant to 15 CFR 400.14(b), additional FTZ authority would be limited to the specific foreign-status materials and components and specific finished products described in the submitted notification (as described below) and subsequently authorized by the FTZ Board. Export production under FTZ procedures could exempt Samsung from customs duty payments on the foreign status component included here as well VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:06 Jul 03, 2013 Jkt 229001 [B–69–2013] Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 32—Miami, Florida; Notification of Proposed Production Activity; Almod Diamonds, Ltd. (Jewelry and Precious Stones); Miami, Florida The Greater Miami Foreign-Trade Zone, Inc., grantee of FTZ 32, submitted a notification of proposed production activity to the FTZ Board on behalf of Almod Diamonds, Ltd. (ADL), located in Miami, Florida. The notification conforming to the requirements of the regulations of the FTZ Board (15 CFR 400.22) was received on June 21, 2013. The ADL facility is located within Site 1 of FTZ 32. The facility is used for the production (restoration and repair) of jewelry comprised of precious metals and gemstones. Pursuant to 15 CFR 400.14(b), FTZ activity would be limited to the specific foreign-status materials and components and specific finished products described in the submitted notification (as described below) and subsequently authorized by the FTZ Board. Production under FTZ procedures could exempt ADL from customs duty PO 00000 Frm 00003 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 40427 payments on the foreign status materials and components used in export production. On its domestic sales, ADL would be able to choose the duty rates during customs entry procedures that apply to jewelry, precious metals, gemstones, pearls, and related scrap (free—13.5%) for the foreign status inputs noted below. Customs duties also could possibly be deferred or reduced on foreign status production equipment. The components and materials sourced from abroad include: jewelry of base metals (e.g., silver, gold, platinum, palladium) or precious/semi-precious stones; other cut precious stones; pearls; and imitation jewelry (duty rate ranges from free to 13.5%). Public comment is invited from interested parties. Submissions shall be addressed to the FTZ Board’s Executive Secretary at the address below. The closing period for their receipt is August 14, 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 FTZ 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: June 27, 2013. Elizabeth Whiteman, Acting Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 2013–16175 Filed 7–3–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zones Board [Order No. 1905] Reorganization and Expansion of Foreign-Trade Zone 45 Under Alternative Site Framework, Portland, Oregon Pursuant to its authority under the ForeignTrade Zones Act of June 18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a–81u), the ForeignTrade Zones Board (the Board) adopts the following Order: Whereas, the Board adopted the alternative site framework (ASF) (15 CFR 400.2(c)) as an option for the establishment or reorganization of zones; Whereas, the Port of Portland, grantee of Foreign-Trade Zone 45, submitted an application to the Board (FTZ Docket B– 3–2013, docketed 01/15/2013) for E:\FR\FM\05JYN1.SGM 05JYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

[B-70-2013]


Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 183--Austin, Texas; Notification of 
Proposed Production Activity; Samsung Austin Semiconductor, LLC 
(Semiconductors); Austin, Texas

    Samsung Austin Semiconductor, LLC (Samsung), operator of Subzone 
183B, submitted a notification of proposed production activity to the 
FTZ Board for its facility in Austin, Texas. The notification 
conforming to the requirements of the regulations of the FTZ Board (15 
CFR 400.22) was received on June 26, 2013.
    Samsung currently has authority to produce semiconductor memory 
devices for export within Subzone 183B. The current request would add 
an imported component to the scope of authority. Pursuant to 15 CFR 
400.14(b), additional FTZ authority would be limited to the specific 
foreign-status materials and components and specific finished products 
described in the submitted notification (as described below) and 
subsequently authorized by the FTZ Board.
    Export production under FTZ procedures could exempt Samsung from 
customs duty payments on the foreign status component included here as 
well as on the components included in the existing scope of authority 
for the company. Customs duties also could possibly be deferred or 
reduced on foreign status production equipment.
    The additional component sourced from abroad is: acetic acid (duty 
rate 1.8%).
    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 August 14, 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: Elizabeth Whiteman at 
Elizabeth.Whiteman@trade.gov or (202) 482-0473.

    Dated: June 28, 2013.
Elizabeth Whiteman,
Acting Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2013-16173 Filed 7-3-13; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 3510-DS-P