Foreign Trade Zone
As the grantee of FTZ#120, the CEDC is able to help companies involved in foreign trade obtain zone advantages throughout Cowlitz County. These include:
Relief from inverted tariffs
Duty exemptions on re-exports
Duty elimination on waste, scrap and yield loss
Weekly entry savings
The Foreign Trade Zones program has proven to be a successful trade program by consistently creating and retaining jobs and capital investment in the United States.