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Can manufacturers use a foreign trade zone to be competitive?

Posted: Thursday, October 16th, 2008 @ 1:54 pm in Global Business | Comments Off on Can manufacturers use a foreign trade zone to be competitive?

Can manufacturers use a foreign trade zone to be competitive? In 2000, Congress passed the Trade and Development Act, to create Foreign Trade Zones. Foreign Trade Zones (FTZ’s) exist throughout the USA to help domestic manufacturers save money and defer expenses. Think of an FTZ as a small island somewhere in the USA that is […]