TITLE

Onondaga County's foreign-trade zone sits idle

AUTHOR(S)
Martino, Kristina
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Business Journal (Central New York);6/6/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 23, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that only few importing- and exporting companies in Onondaga County, New York utilize the county's Foreign-Trade Zone and take advantage of the duty and tax benefits it offers. Cheryl Menzel of the Office of Economic Development attributed the under utilization of the zone to local companies' lack of awareness about the existence of the foreign trade zone. She also discusses the benefits offered by the zone to companies and manufacturers engage in importing and exporting.
ACCESSION #
32712218

 

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