FTZ

AcronymDefinition
FTZForeign-Trade Zone
FTZFree-Trade Zone
FTZFree Trade Zone
FTZFlush to Zero
FTZFushi Tarazu (gene)
FTZFernmeldetechnisches Zentralamt (German telephone standard organization)
FTZFunky Threadz (clothing)
FTZForschungs- und Technologiezentrum der Deutschen Telekom
FTZFinite Transmission Zero
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The new magnet site - an expansion of Miami-Dade County's existing FTZ 281 - will allow companies to receive and process materials and merchandise with reduced or eliminated Customs duties upon entry into the country at MIA.
Alat FTZ will be something extraordinary and will differ from all existing free trade zones.
The Mombasa FTZ is conceived to serve the landlocked states under the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa).
According to the petition dated 27th of November, 2017, and signed by Austin Akoma on behalf of the Concerned Workers Forum of the Onne Oil and Gas Free Trade Zone, the utterances of the OGFZA Managing Director has created chaos and uncertainty in the FTZ, thereby leaving many expatriates to live in fear and trepidation.
Freight forwarders, brokers and 3PLs usually offer a limited segment of services related to an FTZ as far as moving the cargo, preparing or providing necessary documentation and reporting to Customs.
Lesley Couch, principal at the consulting firm Indigo Trade Solutions, provided a simplified definition of a FTZ.
The launch took place during a gala event in Ras Al Khaimah, and was attended by HH Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, UAE Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, in addition to many dignitaries, policymakers, businessmen, media members, and clients of RAK FTZ and Rakia.
The launch took place during a gala event in Ras Al Khaimah, and was attended by His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, in addition to many high profile dignitaries, policymakers, businessmen, media members, and clients of RAK FTZ and Rakia.
And of course, I could not be prouder of our outstanding HR Department and our employees: Hebba Al Hinawey, Mohammed Noor, Mona Sulaiman, Aysha Sulaiman and her team, as well as representatives from other supporting departments, for being models of excellence," said HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saqr Al Qasimi, RAK FTZ Chairman.
Johnson added that the UAQ FTZ has issued more than 1,500 business licenses in 2016, which takes the overall count to more than 2,500.
RAK FTZ was at a distance of 45 minute drive from Dubai, provided 25 to 50% lower cost of doing business as compared to other regions of UAE and offered high returns on investment.
Since the launch of the Shanghai FTZ in September 2013 the government has used it to test a number of new policies including negative list management on foreign investment preferential trade and financial policies and opening up more industries to foreign investors.