[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 18 (Monday, January 28, 2013)]
[Page 5773]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-01699]

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Foreign-Trade Zones Board

[Order No. 1877]

Approval for Manufacturing Authority, Foreign-Trade Zone 158, 
Morgan Fabrics Corporation (Upholstered Furniture Covering Sets), 
Verona, MS

    Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign-Trade Zones Act of 
June 18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), the Foreign-Trade 
Zones Board (the Board) adopts the following Order:

    Whereas, the Greater Mississippi Foreign-Trade Zone, Inc., grantee 
of Foreign-Trade Zone 158, has requested manufacturing authority on 
behalf of Morgan Fabrics Corporation, within FTZ 158 in Verona, 
Mississippi (FTZ Docket 17-2012, filed 3-19-2012);
    Whereas, notice inviting public comment has been given in the 
Federal Register (77 FR 17012, 3-23-2012) and the application has been 
processed pursuant to the FTZ Act and the Board's regulations; and,
    Whereas, the Board adopts the findings and recommendations of the 
examiner's report, and finds that the requirements of the FTZ Act and 
the Board's regulations would be satisfied, and that the proposal would 
be in the public interest if approval were subject to certain 
restrictions and conditions;
    Now, therefore, the Board hereby orders:
    The application for manufacturing authority under zone procedures 
within FTZ 158 on behalf of Morgan Fabrics Corporation (MFC), as 
described in the application and Federal Register notice, is approved, 
subject to the FTZ Act and the Board's regulations, including Section 
400.13, and further subject to the following restrictions and 

    1. The annual quantitative volume of foreign micro-denier suede 
upholstery fabric finished with a hot caustic soda solution that MFC 
may admit to FTZ 158 under nonprivileged foreign status (19 CFR 
146.42) is limited to 3.0 million square yards.
    2. MFC must admit all foreign-origin upholstery fabrics other 
than micro-denier suede fabric finished with a hot caustic soda 
solution to the zone under domestic (duty-paid) status (19 CFR 
    3. For the purpose of monitoring by the FTZ Staff, MFC shall 
submit additional operating information to supplement its annual 
report data.
    4. The authority for MFC shall remain in effect for a period of 
five years from the date of approval by the FTZ Board.

     Signed at Washington, DC, this 11th day of January 2013.
Paul Piquado,
Assistant Secretary for Import Administration, Alternate Chairman, 
Foreign-Trade Zones Board.
Andrew McGilvray,
Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2013-01699 Filed 1-25-13; 8:45 am]