San Diego Foreign Trade Zones (FTZ) Program
Companies importing goods into the U.S. can save money, be more competitive and expand their business by participating in the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Program. Benefits include special customs procedures including duty exemptions and deferrals, inverted tariff, streamlined logistics and other savings.
City of Moreno Valley Foreign Trade Zone
Located at the center of a key global logistics hub in the Inland Empire, the City of Moreno Valley is a designated Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ).
Foreign Trade Zone Designation
Foreign Trade Zones are a program established by Congress through the US Dept. of Commerce, that allow manufacturers and some distributors to delay, reduce or eliminate import duties for components that go into the domestic manufacturing of goods. The City of San Jose is the grantee of Foreign Trade Zone #18, which covers the City of San Jose and the rest of Santa Clara County, along with the Cities of Fremont, Newark, Hayward, Union City, Santa Cruz and Scotts Valley.
Port of West Sacramento Foreign-Trade Zone #143
Companies in the FTZ may admit foreign and domestic merchandise into the zone for storage, exhibition, assembly, manufacture and processing while deferring payment of customs duties and federal excise taxes until merchandise is transferred from the foreign trade zone.
City of Ontario Foreign Trade Zone
By: City of Ontario
The City of Ontario can help large importers located in the City defer, reduce, or eliminate customs duties.
Expedited Building Permit Issuance
City applicant support single-point-of-contact will work to help you expedite issuance of your building permit.
Fire Inspection Fee Rebate Program.
New Fire Inspection Fee Rebate available for small businesses!
Business License Rebate Program.
New rebate program available for small businesses!
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SBA offers a variety of loan programs for very specific purposes. The SBA has the largest Loan Guarantee Program in the nation and we partner with a variety of lenders that increases an entrepreneurs and business owners success in obtaining the financing they need to start or grow a business.
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