Approval of Subzone Status; United Furniture Industries, Inc.; Nettleton and Amory (Monroe County), Mississippi, 72292 [2019-28264]

Download as PDF 72292 Notices Federal Register Vol. 84, No. 250 Tuesday, December 31, 2019 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency statements of organization and functions are examples of documents appearing in this section. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zones Board [Order No. 2088] Grant of Authority; Establishment of a Foreign-Trade Zone Under the Alternative Site Framework; Lufkin, Texas khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES 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 Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Act provides for ‘‘ . . . the establishment . . . of foreign-trade zones in ports of entry of the United States, to expedite and encourage foreign commerce, and for other purposes,’’ and authorizes the ForeignTrade Zones Board to grant to qualified corporations the privilege of establishing foreign-trade zones in or adjacent to U.S. Customs and Border Protection ports of entry; Whereas, the Board adopted the alternative site framework (ASF) (15 CFR Sec. 400.2(c)) as an option for the establishment or reorganization of zones; Whereas, the City of Lufkin (the Grantee) has made application to the Board (B–56–2018, docketed September 5, 2018) requesting the establishment of a foreign-trade zone under the ASF with a service area of the City of Lufkin and a portion of its Extra Territorial Jurisdiction, adjacent to the Port ArthurBeaumont port of entry; Whereas, notice inviting public comment has been given in the Federal Register (83 FR 45879–45880, September 11, 2018) and the application has been processed pursuant to the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations; and, Whereas, the Board adopts the findings and recommendations of the examiner’s report, and finds that the VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:30 Dec 30, 2019 Jkt 250001 requirements of the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations are satisfied; Now, therefore, the Board hereby grants to the Grantee the privilege of establishing a foreign-trade zone, designated on the records of the Board as Foreign-Trade Zone No. 297, as described in the application, and subject to the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations, including Section 400.13, and to the Board’s standard 2,000-acre activation limit. Dated: December 17, 2019. Wilbur L. Ross, Jr., Secretary of Commerce, Chairman and Executive Officer, Foreign-Trade Zones Board. [FR Doc. 2019–28208 Filed 12–30–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zones Board [S–191–2019] Approval of Subzone Status; United Furniture Industries, Inc.; Nettleton and Amory (Monroe County), Mississippi On September 23, 2019, the Executive Secretary of the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Board docketed an application submitted by the Greater Mississippi Foreign-Trade Zone, Inc., grantee of FTZ 158, requesting subzone status subject to the existing activation limit of FTZ 158, on behalf of United Furniture Industries, Inc., in Nettleton and Amory, Mississippi. The application was processed in accordance with the FTZ Act and Regulations, including notice in the Federal Register inviting public comment (84 FR 51109, September 27, 2019). The FTZ staff examiner reviewed the application and determined that it meets the criteria for approval. Pursuant to the authority delegated to the FTZ Board Executive Secretary (15 CFR Sec. 400.36(f)), the application to establish Subzone 158H was approved on December 26, 2019, subject to the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations, including Section 400.13, and further subject to FTZ 158’s 2,000-acre activation limit. PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Dated: December 26, 2019. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 2019–28264 Filed 12–30–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zones Board [S–220–2019] Approval of Subzone Status; The Lobster Trap Co.; Bourne, Massachusetts On October 29, 2019, the Executive Secretary of the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Board docketed an application submitted by the City of New Bedford, grantee of FTZ 28, requesting subzone status subject to the existing activation limit of FTZ 28, on behalf of The Lobster Trap Co., in Bourne, Massachusetts. The application was processed in accordance with the FTZ Act and Regulations, including notice in the Federal Register inviting public comment (84 FR 59351, November 4, 2019). The FTZ staff examiner reviewed the application and determined that it meets the criteria for approval. Pursuant to the authority delegated to the FTZ Board Executive Secretary (15 CFR 400.36(f)), the application to establish Subzone 28H was approved on December 23, 2019, subject to the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations, including Section 400.13, and further subject to FTZ 28’s 22.5-acre activation limit. Dated: December 23, 2019. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 2019–28226 Filed 12–30–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Bureau of Industry and Security Technical Advisory Committees; Notice of Recruitment of Members The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), Department of Commerce is announcing its recruitment of candidates to serve on one of its seven Technical Advisory Committees (‘‘TACs’’ or ‘‘Committees’’). TAC members advise the Department of E:\FR\FM\31DEN1.SGM 31DEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

[S-191-2019]


Approval of Subzone Status; United Furniture Industries, Inc.; 
Nettleton and Amory (Monroe County), Mississippi

    On September 23, 2019, the Executive Secretary of the Foreign-Trade 
Zones (FTZ) Board docketed an application submitted by the Greater 
Mississippi Foreign-Trade Zone, Inc., grantee of FTZ 158, requesting 
subzone status subject to the existing activation limit of FTZ 158, on 
behalf of United Furniture Industries, Inc., in Nettleton and Amory, 
Mississippi.
    The application was processed in accordance with the FTZ Act and 
Regulations, including notice in the Federal Register inviting public 
comment (84 FR 51109, September 27, 2019). The FTZ staff examiner 
reviewed the application and determined that it meets the criteria for 
approval.
    Pursuant to the authority delegated to the FTZ Board Executive 
Secretary (15 CFR Sec. 400.36(f)), the application to establish Subzone 
158H was approved on December 26, 2019, subject to the FTZ Act and the 
Board's regulations, including Section 400.13, and further subject to 
FTZ 158's 2,000-acre activation limit.

    Dated: December 26, 2019.
Andrew McGilvray,
Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2019-28264 Filed 12-30-19; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 3510-DS-P