Foreign-Trade Zone 281-Miami, Florida; Application for Expansion (New Magnet Site); Under Alternative Site Framework, 26775 [2017-12004]

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[FR Doc. 2017–12142 Filed 6–7–17; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 6335–01–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zones Board [B–29–2017] mstockstill on DSK30JT082PROD with NOTICES Foreign-Trade Zone 281—Miami, Florida; Application for Expansion (New Magnet Site); Under Alternative Site Framework An application has been submitted to the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Board (the Board) by Miami-Dade County, grantee of Foreign-Trade Zone 281, requesting authority to expand its zone under the alternative site framework (ASF) adopted by the Board (15 CFR Sec. 400.2(c)) to include a new magnet site in Miami, Florida. The application was submitted pursuant to the ForeignTrade Zones Act, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a–81u), and the regulations of the Board (15 CFR part 400). It was formally docketed on May 2, 2017. FTZ 281 was established by the Board under the alternative site framework on August 2, 2012 (Board Order 1844, 77 FR 47816, 8/10/2012). The zone currently has a service area that includes the northern half of MiamiDade County and consists of three magnet sites and forty-eight usagedriven sites. There is an application currently pending with the FTZ Board to expand the zone to include an additional magnet site (proposed Site 31) in Miami (Docket B–50–2015). The applicant is now requesting authority to expand its zone to include an additional magnet site: Proposed Site 55 (3,248.24 acres)—Miami VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:25 Jun 08, 2017 Jkt 241001 International Airport, 4200 NW 36th Street, Building 5A, Miami. The proposed new site is adjacent to the Miami Customs and Border Protection port of entry. In accordance with the Board’s regulations, Qahira El-Amin of the FTZ Staff is designated examiner to evaluate and analyze the facts and information presented in the application and case record and to report findings and recommendations to the Board. 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 8, 2017. Rebuttal comments in response to material submitted during the foregoing period may be submitted during the subsequent 15-day period to August 23, 2017. 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 Board’s Web site, which is accessible via www.trade.gov/ftz. For further information, contact Qahira El-Amin at Qahira.El-Amin@trade.gov or (202) 482– 5928. Dated: June 5, 2017. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–12004 Filed 6–8–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Bureau of Industry and Security [Docket No. 170321295–7295–01] RIN: 0694–XC036 Reminder of Offsets Reporting Requirements for Calendar Year 2016 Bureau of Industry and Security, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice; annual reporting requirements. AGENCY: This notice is intended to remind the public that U.S. companies are required, pursuant to the Defense Production Act of 1950, as amended (DPA), to report annually to the Department of Commerce (Commerce) information on contracts for the sale of defense articles or defense services to foreign countries or foreign companies that are subject to offsets agreements exceeding $5,000,000 in value. Consistent with the DPA, U.S. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 26775 companies are also required to report annually to Commerce information on offsets transactions completed in performance of existing offsets commitments for which an offsets credit of $250,000 or more has been claimed from the foreign representative. Such reports from calendar year 2016 must include relevant information and must be submitted to Commerce no later than June 15, 2017. ADDRESSES: Submit reports in both hard copy and electronically. Address the hard copy to ‘‘Offsets Program Manager, U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Strategic Industries and Economic Security, Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), Room 3878, Washington, DC 20230’’. Submit electronic copies to OffsetReport@bis.doc.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ronald DeMarines, Office of Strategic Industries and Economic Security, Bureau of Industry and Security, U.S. Department of Commerce, telephone: 202–482–3755; fax: 202–482–5650; email: ronald.demarines@bis.doc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background Section 723(a)(1) of the Defense Production Act of 1950, as amended (DPA) (50 U.S.C. 4568 (2015)) requires the President to submit an annual report to Congress on the impact of offsets on the U.S. defense industrial base. Section 723(a)(2) directs the Secretary of Commerce (Secretary) to prepare the President’s report and to develop and administer the regulations necessary to collect offsets data from U.S. defense exporters. The authorities of the Secretary regarding offsets have been delegated to the Under Secretary of Commerce for Industry and Security. The regulations associated with offsets reporting are set forth in part 701 of title 15 of the Code of Federal Regulations. Offsets are compensation practices required as a condition of purchase in either government-to-government or commercial sales of defense articles and/or defense services, as defined by the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2778) and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (22 CFR 120–130). Offsets are also applicable to certain items controlled on the Commerce Control list (CCL) and with an Export Control Classification Number (ECCN) including the numeral ‘‘6’’ as its third character (‘‘600 series’’ items). The CCL is found in Supplement No. 1 to part 774 of the Export Administration Regulations. An example of an offset is as follows: A company that is selling a fleet of E:\FR\FM\09JNN1.SGM 09JNN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

[B-29-2017]


Foreign-Trade Zone 281--Miami, Florida; Application for Expansion 
(New Magnet Site); Under Alternative Site Framework

    An application has been submitted to the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) 
Board (the Board) by Miami-Dade County, grantee of Foreign-Trade Zone 
281, requesting authority to expand its zone under the alternative site 
framework (ASF) adopted by the Board (15 CFR Sec. 400.2(c)) to include 
a new magnet site in Miami, Florida. The application was submitted 
pursuant to the Foreign-Trade Zones Act, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-
81u), and the regulations of the Board (15 CFR part 400). It was 
formally docketed on May 2, 2017.
    FTZ 281 was established by the Board under the alternative site 
framework on August 2, 2012 (Board Order 1844, 77 FR 47816, 8/10/2012). 
The zone currently has a service area that includes the northern half 
of Miami-Dade County and consists of three magnet sites and forty-eight 
usage-driven sites. There is an application currently pending with the 
FTZ Board to expand the zone to include an additional magnet site 
(proposed Site 31) in Miami (Docket B-50-2015).
    The applicant is now requesting authority to expand its zone to 
include an additional magnet site: Proposed Site 55 (3,248.24 acres)--
Miami International Airport, 4200 NW 36th Street, Building 5A, Miami. 
The proposed new site is adjacent to the Miami Customs and Border 
Protection port of entry.
    In accordance with the Board's regulations, Qahira El-Amin of the 
FTZ Staff is designated examiner to evaluate and analyze the facts and 
information presented in the application and case record and to report 
findings and recommendations to the Board.
    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 8, 2017. Rebuttal 
comments in response to material submitted during the foregoing period 
may be submitted during the subsequent 15-day period to August 23, 
2017.
    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 
Board's Web site, which is accessible via www.trade.gov/ftz. For 
further information, contact Qahira El-Amin at Qahira.El-Amin@trade.gov 
or (202) 482-5928.

    Dated: June 5, 2017.
Andrew McGilvray,
Executive Secretary.
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