WHAT IS A ZONE SITE?
- Industrial Park
- An industrial development inside a port or airport
- A company’s facility
WHAT ACTIVITY IS PERMITTED IN A ZONE?
- Merchandise in a zone may be assembled, exhibited, cleaned, manipulated, mixed, processed, relabeled, repackaged, stored,repaired, salvaged, sampled, tested, displayed, and destroyed
- Manufacturing and processing activity is approved by the FTZ Board
- Retail trade is prohibited in activated zone space
WHAT IS FORT LAUDERDALE’S CURRENT INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS CLIMATE?
- World-class international business center and one of the most desirable locations for new, expanding, or relocating businesses
- Supports a diverse range of industries, including marine,manufacturing, finance, insurance, real estate, high tech, avionics/aerospace, film, and television production
- Nearly 40 percent of area businesses are involved in international business, according to the Chamber Commerce