May 1, 2019

Shift to electronic submission of applications

Effective May 6, 2019, applicants should submit applications and requests to the FTZ Board solely in electronic form via e-mail to This applies to all types of requests, including minor boundary modifications and production notifications.

Applicants should note that the existing fees for certain types of applications will continue to apply. Applicable fees are detailed in the pages specific to individual application types within the “How to Apply” section of our website (accessible via For payment of fees, checks will need to be mailed to the FTZ Board.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact our office’s regional representative who covers FTZs in your state. Contact information for the regional representatives is available under the “Contact Us” section of our website.

Andrew McGilvray
Executive Secretary/Staff Director, U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Board

Enforcement and Compliance
U.S. Department of Commerce | International Trade Administration

(202) 482-2862;