port lansing http://michiganradio.org en "Port Lansing" open for business http://michiganradio.org/post/port-lansing-open-business <p>Lansing airport officials say a new expansion will help spur international business in mid-Michigan.</p><p></p><p>Capitol Region Airport officials officially opened their new “Port Lansing” foreign trade zone today. Goods that come into the trade zone are exempt from customs tariffs and merchandise that's shipped from the zones is exempt from duty payments.</p><p></p><p>Robert Selig is the president of the Capitol Region Airport Authority. He says the foreign trade zone designation will give mid-Michigan businesses a chance to get involved in international trade.</p><p></p> Tue, 30 Oct 2012 20:51:16 +0000 Steve Carmody 9703 at http://michiganradio.org "Port Lansing" open for business