Distribution from Foreign Trade Zone #3

Goods coming out of a Foreign Trade Zone #3 distribution center, warehouse, or subzone can take advantage of weekly Customs entry processing savings, duty deferral until an import is delivered from the zone, duty elimination on sales to the U.S. Military or NASA, and relief from local ad valorem taxes. The following case study published by the National Association of Foreign Trade Zones provides an example of the benefits to distributors within a foreign trade zone:


 FTZ Graph



How the FTZ Program Can Improve Logistics:

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For more information contact: 
Brendan O'Meara, Maritime Marketing Manager  
ph:  415-274-0458  •  fax:  415-274-0528  
Port of San Francisco  |  Pier 1, The Embarcadero  |  San Francisco, CA 94111