Fashion and apparel retailers can achieve operational savings through the use of FTZs in the United States for their distribution centers.  Domenick Gambardella, Partner & National Practice Leader of PwC's Customs & Trade Practice in the United States, discussed the challenges and opportunities for fashion and apparel retailers in utilizing FTZs. As a past President and honorary life member of the National Association of Foreign Trade Zones (NAFTZ), Dom Gambardella provided first-hand experience and knowledge in dealing with topics such as:

  • The benefits of FTZs
  • How to obtain FTZ status
  • Operating a FTZ and interactions with U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP)
  • Interaction of FTZs and other trade programs

PowerPoint Presentation: http://www.usfashionindustry.com/presentations/061815-USFIA-PwC-Webinar-FTZ.pdf

Video: http://www.usfashionindustry.com/presentations/061815-USFIA-PwC-Webinar-FTZ.wmv