Foreign Trade Zone http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Area Foreign Trade Zone expanded to all of St. Louis City, County http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/area-foreign-trade-zone-expanded-all-st-louis-city-county <p>St. Louis city and St. Louis County officials say they&#39;ve gotten federal approval that will help local companies compete in the global market. The area&#39;s Foreign Trade Zone has expanded to include all of St. Louis County and City.</p><p>The expanded zone will allow more local manufacturing and distribution companies to import goods duty-free and avoid other customs fees.</p> Mon, 05 Dec 2011 22:58:18 +0000 Joseph Leahy 2618 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Area Foreign Trade Zone expanded to all of St. Louis City, County