Resources and Incentives
Resources and Incentives

From networking to financing, there are many business resources and financial incentives to help you start and grow your business. Explore what’s available.

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Foreign Trade Zone 202
The U.S. Customs and Border Protection Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) program allows U.S.-based companies to defer, reduce or even eliminate Customs duties on products admitted within more than 40 Trade Zones in the Port of Los Angeles. Under this program, certain types of merchandise can be imported without going through formal Customs entry procedures or paying import duties until the products are transferred from the FTZ sites for U.S. consumption. If merchandise never enters the U.S. commerce or is re-exported to other countries, then no duties are paid on those items.
Port Industry Technology Advancement Program
The Technology Advancement Program provides funding, guidance, and staff support to test emission reduction technologies for the port industry.
Port Technologies Development Center
Port Technologies (PortTech) is an innovation and commercialization center that assists tech entrepreneurs in developing products and services that serve the maritime industry.
Port of Los Angeles Trade Connect Program
The Port of Los Angeles Trade Connect Program provides and co-sponsors seminars focused on the fundamentals of exporting, including costs, risks and steps as well as the basics of commercial transaction, finding overseas markets, trade financing, documentation and logistics.