Advantages:

Southern California Logistics Airport is designated as a U.S. Customs Port of Entry. The 2,654-acre General Purpose Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ no. 243) includes two activated sites at the airport and sites in Whittier, City of Industry, Ontario, Chino and Rialto, California. The zone offers importers and exporters the agility and cost benefits of being able to defer, reduce or eliminate duties while storing or transporting eligible products at Southern California Logistics Airport and those companies sponsored by FTZ no. 243 within a sixty mile radius from the airport.

Advantages:

24/7 onsite U.S. Customs office
Two-hour secured customs clearance of 747s
Store, sort, test, re-label, re-package, manipulate goods without paying duty fees
Experienced Zone operators minimize the burden of compliance and documentation
No duties on re-exported merchandise
No duty is paid on domestically sold merchandise until it leaves the FTZ
No duty is paid on waste or yield loss in a FTZ
If foreign merchandise is manufactured within a FTZ into a product with a lower duty rate, then the lower duty rate applies