Foreign Trade Zone

BIP map

The Port of Othello, which has land available at the Bruce Industrial Park, is located in the Foreign Trade Zone #203.  There are important benefits for companies that wish to locate with in the FTZ.

  •          Duty is not paid until your goods are imported from the trade zone into the US,  so your cash flow is flexible. If your goods are exported from the trade zone, no duty is paid.
  •          If you combine domestic and foreign goods in an FTZ, duty is paid only on the foreign content of the product imported into the US market

Information current as of October 2015.