Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign-Trade Zones Act of June 18, 1934, as Start Printed Page 57558amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), the Foreign-Trade Zones 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 City of Conroe, Texas (the Grantee), has made application to the Board (FTZ Docket 34-2004, 69 FR 51060, 8/17/04), requesting the establishment of a foreign-trade zone at a site in Conroe (Montgomery County), Texas, adjacent to the Houston Customs port of entry;
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 to the Grantee the privilege of establishing a foreign-trade zone, designated on the records of the Board as Foreign-Trade Zone No. 265, at the site described in the application, and subject to the Act and the Board's regulations, including Section 400.28.
Signed at Washington, DC, this 16th day of September 2005.Start Signature
FOREIGN-TRADE ZONES BOARD
Carlos M. Gutierrez.
Secretary of Commerce,Chairman and Executive Officer.
[FR Doc. 05-19749 Filed 9-30-05; 8:45 am]
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