On July 31, 2017, Coleman made a submission to the FTZ Board that included new evidence in response to the examiner's preliminary recommendation not to approve the unrestricted authority. Public comment is invited on Coleman's submission through September 22, 2017. Rebuttal comments may be submitted through the subsequent 15-day period, until October 10, 2017.
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
FTZ Board Re-Opens Comment Period for Coleman FTZ Filing
The Foreign-Trade Zones Board is inviting public comment on a submission containing new evidence pertainingto the application of The Coleman Company, Inc. requesting unrestricted production authority within Subzone 119I at the Coleman facility located in Sauk Rapids, Minnesota. Specifically, the application requests unrestricted authority to produce personal flotation devices and flotation cushions using the following inputs in foreign status: Certain nylon and polyester woven fabrics; webbing of man-made fibers; neoprene fabrics; knit polyester fleece fabrics; and, water soluble sensing elements.