State Dedicates New Foreign Trade Facilities


Gov. Linda Lingle dedicated the new expansion wing for office and warehouse space at Foreign Trade Zone No. 9 (Pier 2 at Honolulu Harbor), August 4, 2005, including new an additional 12,500 square feet of business incubator offices for import-export start-up companies.

This brings the total office space available to companies and agencies involved in international trade and maritime activities to almost 30,000 square feet. In addition, over 5,000 square feet of new temperature-controlled warehouse facilities was added.

This new $3.15 million project will support additional trade, industrial, and technology-based employment in Kakaako and will offer a