TID Contributors

Greg Jones

Foreign-Trade Zone Corporation

Greg Jones
Greg Jones is an FTZ Advisor for QAD Precision FTZ, which provides
software solutions for global trade management, including software
for the management and compliance of FTZ operations. In addition to
delivering enterprise software solutions for companies engaged in
trade, transportation, and product fulfillment activities, the company
also provides FTZ consulting, day-to-day FTZ operational services,
and Zone-related guidance to FTZ grantee organizations.
Greg has 35 years of experience in the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones
program, was co-founder and Vice-President of FTZC, and is a past
Chairman and an Honorary Life member of the National Association
of Foreign-Trade Zones.
He has been successful in expanding FTZ benefits into several new
industry sectors, and has been involved in a number of successful
regulatory and legislative initiatives, including the effort to expand
FTZ Weekly Entry procedures to all types of Zone operations.
He has given numerous lectures on various Zone-related topics, and
has authored a number of articles on the Zones program in trade,
industry, and economic development publications.
In addition to working extensively with the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones
Board and U.S. Customs Headquarters, Greg’s regulatory, legislative,
and advocacy efforts have required his interaction with
representatives of the International Trade Commission, Office of the
U.S. Trade Representative, Director of Policy at the U.S. Department
of Commerce, the House Ways and Means Committee, the Senate
Finance Committee, the Senate Majority Leader, and the
Congressional Budget Office.


Article | September 28, 2021
The U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Program Helps U.S. Industry Compete   

By: Greg Jones

For years, the use of the U.S. FTZ program by manufacturing and production operations has steadily grown thanks to the array of benefits it offers....more >>

Article | January 14, 2020
U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Program   

By: Greg Jones

For the past 40 years, American communities and the local value-added businesses that have sustained them have faced the challenges of an...more >>

Article | November 27, 2018
U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones: A Tool for Addressing Global Economy Challenges   

By: Greg Jones

The subject of international trade – more particularly, the subject of conflict over international trade – is very much in the news today....more >>

Article | October 30, 2017
U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Answer the Call to Globalize   

By: Greg Jones

This is the info you need regarding the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZs) program as change & unpredictability appear to intensify in the world.

Article | September 26, 2016
Turning the Tide: The Role of U.S. FTZs as an Economic Activity Incentive   

By: Greg Jones

Looking for a tool that serves U.S.-based manufacturers to boost operating margins? Learn about the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZs) program.

Article | September 3, 2015
Foreign-Trade Zones: Helping Communities Face Globalization Challenges   

By: Greg Jones

Still think FTZs are just about large water ports? Think again and learn here how FTZs can be instrumental in helping your globalization efforts.

Article | September 22, 2014
U.S-based Businesses Benefit from Continued Growth of Foreign-Trade Zones   

By: Greg Jones

Want to expand your business? Here's a great opportunity to learn more about U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones--which can help you do just that.

Article | September 17, 2013
Access to Foreign-Trade Zones Faster and Easier, Thanks to Recent Federal Regulations   

By: Greg Jones

See how hundreds of companies use Foreign-Trade Zones to enhance the competitiveness of U.S.-based manufacturing and distribution.

Article | September 22, 2010
Making it in America: The U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Program Continues to Enhance Operating Margins of U.S.-Based Manufacturing Operations   

By: Greg Jones

The U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones program continues to serve U.S.-based manufacturing operations by making a positive contribution to their operating...more >>

Article | August 31, 2009
FTZ Corporation Helps U.S.-based Businesses Compete in a Global Economy   

By: Greg Jones

The Foreign-Trade Zone Corporation is the only nationally recognized consulting firm that limits its practice to the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones...more >>