Enjoyed Foreign Trade Zone webinar today. Facts I gleaned:
Retail apparel & consumer goods and manufacturing are leading FTZ pursuers
Caps on Merchandise Processing Fee (MPF) of $480/week
Time savings at the dock; Direct Delivery allowance, entry selectivity circumvention.
Ocean cargo more than air cargo tends to be more applicable to FTZ.
A portion of a building can be designated as an FTZ.