FTZ Government & Industry Resources
The government and industry websites linked below open in separate browser windows.
Select FTZ Links from the US Department of Commerce:
The mission of CBP is to prevent terrorists and terrorist weapons from entering the United States.This mission calls for improved security at America’s borders and ports of entry as well as for extending the zone of security beyond US physical borders.
Select FTZ Links from Customs & Border Protection:
Quick, easy access to facts about people, business, and geography
U.S. Census Bureau Automated Foreign Trade Zone Reporting Program — www.census.gov/foreign-trade/aftzrp
The Foreign Trade Division (FTD) of the Census Bureau has developed a standardized reporting format for use by companies furnishing statistical data on merchandise admitted into a foreign trade zone.
The Trade Information Center (TIC) is a comprehensive resource for information on all U.S. Federal Government export assistance programs. The Center is operated by the International Trade Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce for the 20 federal agencies comprising the Trade Promotion Coordinating Committee (TPCC). These agencies are responsible for managing the U.S. Government’s export promotion programs and activities.
A non-profit organization of public entities, individuals and corporations involved in the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones program. The NAFTZ promotes the use of the Foreign-Trade Zones program to facilitate the global competitiveness of U.S. companies.
A national association dedicated exclusively to representing the interests of U.S. exporters and importers before U.S. government agencies, Congress, international organizations, and foreign governments. AAEI’s members include manufacturers, distributors, and retailers of a broad spectrum of products including chemicals, electronics, machinery, footwear, automobiles and automotive parts, food, household consumer goods, toys, specialty items, textiles and apparel, and footwear.
The U.S. Government Printing Office disseminates official information from all three branches of the Federal Government