Marine link
 

Worldport LA Receives Go-Ahead For Activation Of Foreign Trade Zone

The U.S. Customs Service has approved Crescent Warehouse Co., Ltd.'s application to activate a foreign- trade zone (FTZ) operation in Foreign-Trade Zone 202 at the Port of Los Angeles.

A division of Stevedoring Services of America, the company has 65 years of experience as an operator of customs-bonded cargo warehouses. As an FTZ 202 operator, Crescent will use a Port-owned, 73,125-sq.-ft. facility for storing metals for the London Metal Exchange.

Traders of foreign and domestic merchandise brought into an FTZ can benefit from substantial costsaving incentives on duties and taxes. FTZ 202 includes sites at Los Angeles International Airport and the proposed International Trade and Transportation Center in Bakersfield, Calif.

Worldport LA's Marketing Director, A1 Fierstine, announced that Akio Segawa has been appointed to the presidency of Japan Marine Services, Ltd., the Tokyobased company that provides marketing representation in Japan for the Port.




Port Authority History

A Partnership In Maritime Evolution
ACTU-VATOR: Folding Hatch Cover Innovation From The Main Deck, Inc.
Belgians Scoop Up dreding Contracts
Boston Whaler Fire/Rescue Boat On Duty At Massport Fire Department
Brazilian Joint Venture Delivers Brazilian Venture
China Port Expansion Spells Opportunity For U.S. Companies
Company Initiates Cruise Operation Between California And Mexico
Court Ruling Victory For Lykes
Drive For Quality To Afflict Owners, Benefit Builders
Forest Products Nicho Looks Ripo For Expansion
Great Lakes Towing Co. Kicks Off Navigational Season
INTERTANKO Applauds USCG Final Rules Regarding Under-Keel Clearance For Single Hull Tankers
Japan Presents Gift Of Oil Cembat Vessel Te Jordan
Kopphil Shipyard Clindios $6 Million In Now Contracts
Kvaerner Leads Pert/Ship Interface Prefect
Libra Opens Private Brazilian Container Terminal
Lykes Lines Joins Mediterranean/U.S.Gulf/ Mexican Alliance
National Waterways Conference Officers
Oakland Dredging Environmental Impact Report Issued
Pena Accepts Port Award, Stresses Highway System Legislation
Pilot Vessels Designed For Anticipated USCG Regulation Changes
Port Of Portland Contracts Liftech For Crane Upgrade
Port States And Flag States: WHAT THE FLAG STATE C A N D O TO HELP THE SHIPOWNER WHEN THE PORT STATE INTERVENES
Portland, Vancouver & Army Corps Place Mooring Buoys In Columbia River
Posidonia '94:
Setchell Named TT Club Director
The Great Lakes Towing Co. Handles Two Significant Cargoes
Triple success at U.K. yards
Unitor Invests In Two New Workboats For Far East Operation Cruise Ship Sally Albatross
Wallenius Delivers 100,000th Deere Unit At Galveston
 
rss feeds | archive | privacy | history | articles | contributors | top news | contact us | about us | copyright