Definitions for "Foreign-trade zone"
A free port in a country divorced from Customs authority but under government control. Merchandise, except that which is prohibited, may be stored in the zone without being subject to import duty regulations.
a duty-free, quota-free, secure area in a Customs Port of Entry considered to be outside the U
an area where domestic and foreign merchandise is brought for the purpose of storage, manufacturing, assembly, salvage, repackaging, repair, re-export, transfer shipping, exhibiting goods and other operations
a unique means of expanding international trade in Roswell, New Mexico as well as stimulating the local economy to provide greater economic growth and employment opportunities to Roswell, New Mexico