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Grant of Authority for Subzone Status; ISP Chemicals, Inc. (Specialty Chemicals) Calvert City, KY

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Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign-Trade Zones Act, of June 18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), the Foreign-Trade Zones Board (the Board) adopts the following Order:

Whereas, the Foreign-Trade Zones 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 Foreign-Trade Zones Board to grant to qualified corporations the privilege of establishing foreign-trade zones in or adjacent to U.S. Customs ports of entry;

Whereas, the Board's regulations (15 CFR part 400) provide for the establishment of special-purpose subzones when existing zone facilities cannot serve the specific use involved, and when the activity results in a significant public benefit and is in the public interest;

Whereas, the Louisville and Jefferson County Riverport Authority, grantee of Foreign-Trade Zone 29, has made application to the Board for authority to establish a special-purpose subzone at the specialty chemicals manufacturing and warehousing facilities of ISP Chemicals, Inc., located in Calvert City, Kentucky (FTZ Docket 2-2001, filed 1/9/01);

Whereas, notice inviting public comment was given in the Federal Register 66 FR 3984, 1-17-01); and,

Whereas, the Board adopts the findings and recommendations of the examiner's report, and finds that the requirements of the FTZ Act and the Board's regulations are satisfied, and that approval of the application is in the public interest;

Now, Therefore, the Board hereby grants authority for subzone status at the specialty chemicals manufacturing and warehousing facilities of ISP Chemicals, Inc., located in Calvert City, Kentucky (Subzone 29H), at the location described in the application, and subject to the FTZ Act and the Board's regulations, including § 400.28.

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Signed at Washington, DC, this 27th day of September 2001.

Faryar Shirzad,

Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Import Administration, Alternate Chairman, Foreign-Trade Zones Board.

Attest:

Dennis Puccinelli,

Executive Secretary.

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[FR Doc. 01-26126 Filed 10-16-01; 8:45 am]

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