Continuation of Antidumping Duty Orders on Certain Stainless Steel Plate in Coils From Belgium, Italy, South Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, and the Countervailing Duty Orders on Certain Stainless Steel Plate in Coils From Belgium, Italy, and South Africa, 41202-41203 [E5-3807]

Download as PDF 41202 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 136 / Monday, July 18, 2005 / Notices -products for export; -and, products eligible for entry under HTSUS # 9808.00.30 and# 9808.00.40 (U.S. Government purchases). Signed at Washington, DC, this 8th day of July, 2005. Joseph A. Spetrini, Acting Assistant Secretary for Import Administration, Alternate Chairman, Foreign–Trade Zones Board. Attest: Dennis Puccinelli, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 05–14076 Filed 7–15–05; 8:45 am] Signed at Washington, DC, this 24th day of June, 2005. Foreign–Trade Zones Board Carlos M. Gutierrez, Secretary of Commerce Chairman and Executive Officer. Attest: Dennis Puccinelli, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 05–14073 Filed 7–15–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign–Trade Zones Board BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S [Order No. 1399] DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Grant of Authority for Subzone Status, TPI Petroleum, Inc., (Oil Refinery Complex), Ardmore, Oklahoma, Area Foreign–Trade Zones Board [Order No. 1392] Grant of Authority, Establishment of a Foreign–Trade Zone, Washington County, Ohio Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign–Trade Zones Act of June 18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a–81u), the Foreign– Trade Zones Board adopts the following Order: Whereas, the Foreign–Trade Zones Act provides for ’’. . . the establishment . . . of foreign–trade zones in ports of entry of the United States, to expedite and encourage foreign commerce, and for other purposes,’’ and authorizes the Foreign–Trade Zones Board to grant to qualified corporations the privilege of establishing foreign–trade zones in or adjacent to U.S. Customs ports of entry; Whereas, the Southeastern Ohio Port Authority, an Ohio public corporation (the Grantee), has made application to the Board (FTZ Docket 60–2004, filed 12/17/04), requesting the establishment of a foreign–trade zone at sites in Washington County, Ohio, adjacent to the Charleston, West Virginia, Customs port of entry; Whereas, notice inviting public comment has been given in the Federal Register (69 FR 77985, 12/29/04); and, Whereas, the Board adopts the findings and recommendations of the examiner’s report, and finds that the requirements of the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations are satisfied, and that approval of the application is in the public interest; Now, therefore, the Board hereby grants to the Grantee the privilege of establishing a foreign–trade zone, designated on the records of the Board as Foreign–Trade Zone No. 264, at the sites described in the application, and subject to the Act and the Board’s regulations, including Section 400.28. VerDate jul<14>2003 15:11 Jul 15, 2005 Jkt 205001 Pursuant to its authority under the Foreign–Trade Zones Act of June 18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a–81u), the Foreign– Trade Zones Board (the Board) adopts the following Order: Whereas, the Foreign–Trade Zones Act provides for ‘‘. . . the establishment . . . of foreign–trade zones in ports of entry of the United States, to expedite and encourage foreign commerce, and for other purposes,’’ and authorizes the Foreign–Trade Zones Board to grant to qualified corporations the privilege of establishing foreign–trade zones in or adjacent to U.S. Customs ports of entry; Whereas, the Board’s regulations (15 CFR Part 400) provide for the establishment of special–purpose subzones when existing zone facilities cannot serve the specific use involved, and when the activity results in a significant public benefit and is in the public interest; Whereas, Rural Enterprises of Oklahoma, Inc., grantee of Foreign– Trade Zone 227, has made application to the Board for authority to establish special–purpose subzone status at the oil refinery complex of TPI Petroleum, Inc., located at three sites in the Ardmore, Oklahoma, area (FTZ Docket 28–2004, filed 07/13/04). Whereas, notice inviting public comment has been given in the Federal Register (69 FR 44490, 7/26/04); and, Whereas, the Board adopts the findings and recommendations of the examiner’s report, and finds that the requirements of the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations would be satisfied, and that approval of the application would be in the public interest if approval is subject to the conditions listed below; Now, therefore, the Board hereby grants authority for subzone status for the oil refining operations of TPI PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Petroleum, Inc., located in the Ardmore, Oklahoma, area, (Subzone 227A), as described in the application, subject to the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations, including § 400.28, and subject to the following conditions: 1. Foreign status (19 CFR §§ 146.41, 146.42) products consumed as fuel for the refinery shall be subject to the applicable duty rate. 2. Privileged foreign status (19 CFR § 146.41) shall be elected on all foreign merchandise admitted to the subzone, except that non–privileged foreign (NPF) status (19 CFR § 146.42) may be elected on refinery inputs covered under HTSUS Subheadings #2709.00.10, #2709.00.20, #2710.11.25, #2710.11.45, #2710.19.05, #2710.19.10, #2710.19.45, #2710.91.00, #2710.99.05, #2710.99.10, #2710.99.16, #2710.99.21 and #2710.99.45 which are used in the production of: -petrochemical feedstocks and refinery by–products (examiners report, Appendix ‘‘C’’); -products for export; -and, products eligible for entry under HTSUS # 9808.00.30 and# 9808.00.40 (U.S. Government purchases). Signed at Washington, DC, this 1st day of July, 2005. Joseph A. Spetrini, Acting Assistant Secretary of Commercefor Import Administration, Alternate Chairman, Foreign–Trade Zones Board. Attest: Dennis Puccinelli, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 05–14074 Filed 7–15–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–423–808, A–475–822, A 580–831, A–791– 805, A–583–830, C–423–809, C–475–823, C– 791–806] Continuation of Antidumping Duty Orders on Certain Stainless Steel Plate in Coils From Belgium, Italy, South Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, and the Countervailing Duty Orders on Certain Stainless Steel Plate in Coils From Belgium, Italy, and South Africa Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: As a result of the determinations by the Department of Commerce (‘‘the Department’’) and the International Trade Commission (‘‘ITC’’) AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\18JYN1.SGM 18JYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 136 / Monday, July 18, 2005 / Notices that revocation of the antidumping duty orders on certain stainless steel plate from Belgium, Italy, South Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, and the countervailing duty orders on Belgium, Italy, and South Africa would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping and countervailable subsidies, and material injury to an industry in the United States, the Department is publishing notice of continuation of these antidumping and countervailing duty orders. EFFECTIVE DATE: July 18, 2005. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Martha V. Douthit or Dana Mermelstein, AD/CVD Operations, Office 6, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–5050 or (202) 482– 1391, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Scope of the Orders The product covered by these orders is certain stainless steel plate in coils. Stainless steel is an alloy steel containing, by weight, 1.2 percent or less of carbon and 10.5 percent or more of chromium, with or without other elements. The subject plate products are flat-rolled products, 254 mm or over in width and 4.75 mm or more in thickness, in coils, and annealed or otherwise heat treated and pickled or otherwise descaled. The subject plate may also be further processed (e.g., cold-rolled, polished, etc.) provided that it maintains the specified dimensions of plate following such processing. Excluded from the scope of these orders are the following: (1) Plate not in coils, (2) plate that is not annealed or otherwise heat treated and pickled or otherwise descaled, (3) sheet and strip, and (4) flat bars. The merchandise subject to these orders is currently classifiable in the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (‘‘HTS’’) at subheadings: 7219.11.00.30, 7219.11.00.60, 7219.12.00.05, 7219.12.00.20, 7219.12.00.25, 7219.12.00.50, 7219.12.00.55, 7219.12.00.65, 7219.12.00.70, 7219.12.00.80, 11521 7219.31.00.10, 7219.90.00.10, 7219.90.00.20, 7219.90.00.25, 7219.90.00.60, 7219.90.00.80, 7220.11.00.00, 7220.20.10.10, 7220.20.10.15, 7220.20.10.60, 7220.20.10.80, 7220.20.60.05, 7220.20.60.10, 7220.20.60.15, 7220.20.60.60, 7220.20.60.80, 7220.90.00.10, 7220.90.00.15, 7220.90.00.60, and 7220.90.00.80. Although the HTS subheadings are provided for VerDate jul<14>2003 15:11 Jul 15, 2005 Jkt 205001 convenience and Customs purposes, the written description of the merchandise subject to these orders is dispositive. This scope language reflects the March 11, 2003, amendment of the antidumping and countervailing duty orders and suspension of liquidation which the Department implemented in accordance with the Court of International Trade decision in Allegheny Ludlum v. United States, Slip Op. 02–147 (Dec. 12, 2002). See also Notice of Amended Antidumping Duty Orders; Certain Stainless Steel Plate in Coils from Belgium, Canada, Italy, the Republic of Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, 68 FR 11520 (March 11, 2003), and Notice of Amended Coutervailing Duty Orders; Certain Stainless Steel Plate in Coils from Belgium, Italy, and South Africa, 68 FR 11524 (March 11, 2003). Background On April 1, 2004, the Department initiated and the ITC instituted sunset reviews of the antidumping duty orders on certain stainless steel plate in coils from Belgium, Italy, South Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, and the countervailing duty orders on certain stainless steel plate in coils from Belgium, Italy, and South Africa, pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (‘‘the Act’’).1 As a result of its review, the Department found that revocation of the antidumping and countervailing duty orders would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping and countervailable subsidies, and notified the ITC of the magnitude of the margins and the net countervailable subsidies likely to prevail were the orders to be revoked.2 On July 5, 2005, the ITC determined pursuant to section 751(c) of the Act, that revocation of the antidumping duty orders on certain stainless steel plate in coils from Belgium, Italy, South Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, and the countervailing duty orders on certain 1 See Initiation of Five-Year (‘‘Sunset’’) Reviews, 69 FR 17129 (April 1, 2004), and ITC Investigation Nos. 701–TA–376, 377, & 379 and 731–TA–788–793 (Review), 70 FR 38710 (July 5, 2005). 2 See Stainless Steel Plate in Coils from Canada, South Africa, and Taiwan, Notice of Expedited Sunset Review: Final Results, 69 FR 47416 (August 5, 2004), Stainless Steel Plate in Coils from Belgium, Italy, and the Republic of Korea; Notice of Final Results of Expedited Sunset Review of Antidumping Duty Orders; 69 FR 61798 (October 21, 2004), Stainless Steel Plate in Coils from Belgium; Final Results of Expedited Sunset Review of Countervailing Duty Order, 69 FR 64277 (November 4, 2004), Stainless Steel Plate in Coils from Italy, Final Result of Full Sunset Review of Countervailing Duty Order, 70 FR 10357 (March 3, 2005), Stainless Steel Plate in Coils from South Africa, Final Result of Expedited Sunset Review, 69 FR 47418 (August 5, 2004). PO 00000 Frm 00008 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 41203 stainless steel plate in coils from Belgium, Italy, and South Africa would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury to an industry in the United States within a reasonably foreseeable time.3 Determination As a result of the determinations by the Department and the ITC that revocation of these antidumping and countervailing duty orders would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping and countervailable subsidies, and material injury to an industry in the United States, pursuant to section 751(d)(2) of the Act, the Department hereby orders the continuation of the antidumping duty orders on certain stainless steel plate in coils from Belgium, Italy, South Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, and countervailing duty orders on certain stainless steel plate in coils from Belgium, Italy, and South Africa. The Department will notify U.S. Customs and Border Protection (‘‘CBP’’) to continue to collect antidumping and countervailing duty cash deposits at the rates in effect at the time of entry for all imports of subject merchandise. The effective date of continuation of these orders will be the date of publication in the Federal Register of this Notice of Continuation. Pursuant to section 751(c)(2) of the Act, the Department intends to initiate the next five-year review of these orders not later than June 2010. These five-year (sunset) reviews and notice are in accordance with sections 751(c) and 777(i)(1) of the Act. Susan H. Kuhbach, Acting Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E5–3807 Filed 7–15–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–588–804] Antifriction Bearings (Other Than Tapered Roller Bearings) and Parts thereof from Japan; Amended Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Reviews Pursuant to Final Court Decision Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. AGENCY: 3 See Certain Stainless Steel Plate from Belgium, Canada, Italy, Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, 70 FR 38710 (July 5, 2005), and USITC Publication 3784, Investigation Nos. 701–TA–376, 377, & 379 and 731–TA–788–793 (Review). E:\FR\FM\18JYN1.SGM 18JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 136 (Monday, July 18, 2005)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-423-808, A-475-822, A 580-831, A-791-805, A-583-830, C-423-809, C-
475-823, C-791-806]


Continuation of Antidumping Duty Orders on Certain Stainless 
Steel Plate in Coils From Belgium, Italy, South Korea, South Africa, 
and Taiwan, and the Countervailing Duty Orders on Certain Stainless 
Steel Plate in Coils From Belgium, Italy, and South Africa

AGENCY: Import Administration, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.

SUMMARY: As a result of the determinations by the Department of 
Commerce (``the Department'') and the International Trade Commission 
(``ITC'')

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that revocation of the antidumping duty orders on certain stainless 
steel plate from Belgium, Italy, South Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, 
and the countervailing duty orders on Belgium, Italy, and South Africa 
would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping and 
countervailable subsidies, and material injury to an industry in the 
United States, the Department is publishing notice of continuation of 
these antidumping and countervailing duty orders.

EFFECTIVE DATE: July 18, 2005.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Martha V. Douthit or Dana Mermelstein, 
AD/CVD Operations, Office 6, Import Administration, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and 
Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-
5050 or (202) 482-1391, respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Scope of the Orders

    The product covered by these orders is certain stainless steel 
plate in coils. Stainless steel is an alloy steel containing, by 
weight, 1.2 percent or less of carbon and 10.5 percent or more of 
chromium, with or without other elements. The subject plate products 
are flat-rolled products, 254 mm or over in width and 4.75 mm or more 
in thickness, in coils, and annealed or otherwise heat treated and 
pickled or otherwise descaled. The subject plate may also be further 
processed (e.g., cold-rolled, polished, etc.) provided that it 
maintains the specified dimensions of plate following such processing. 
Excluded from the scope of these orders are the following: (1) Plate 
not in coils, (2) plate that is not annealed or otherwise heat treated 
and pickled or otherwise descaled, (3) sheet and strip, and (4) flat 
bars. The merchandise subject to these orders is currently classifiable 
in the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (``HTS'') at 
subheadings: 7219.11.00.30, 7219.11.00.60, 7219.12.00.05, 
7219.12.00.20, 7219.12.00.25, 7219.12.00.50, 7219.12.00.55, 
7219.12.00.65, 7219.12.00.70, 7219.12.00.80, 11521 7219.31.00.10, 
7219.90.00.10, 7219.90.00.20, 7219.90.00.25, 7219.90.00.60, 
7219.90.00.80, 7220.11.00.00, 7220.20.10.10, 7220.20.10.15, 
7220.20.10.60, 7220.20.10.80, 7220.20.60.05, 7220.20.60.10, 
7220.20.60.15, 7220.20.60.60, 7220.20.60.80, 7220.90.00.10, 
7220.90.00.15, 7220.90.00.60, and 7220.90.00.80. Although the HTS 
subheadings are provided for convenience and Customs purposes, the 
written description of the merchandise subject to these orders is 
dispositive.
    This scope language reflects the March 11, 2003, amendment of the 
antidumping and countervailing duty orders and suspension of 
liquidation which the Department implemented in accordance with the 
Court of International Trade decision in Allegheny Ludlum v. United 
States, Slip Op. 02-147 (Dec. 12, 2002). See also Notice of Amended 
Antidumping Duty Orders; Certain Stainless Steel Plate in Coils from 
Belgium, Canada, Italy, the Republic of Korea, South Africa, and 
Taiwan, 68 FR 11520 (March 11, 2003), and Notice of Amended 
Coutervailing Duty Orders; Certain Stainless Steel Plate in Coils from 
Belgium, Italy, and South Africa, 68 FR 11524 (March 11, 2003).

Background

    On April 1, 2004, the Department initiated and the ITC instituted 
sunset reviews of the antidumping duty orders on certain stainless 
steel plate in coils from Belgium, Italy, South Korea, South Africa, 
and Taiwan, and the countervailing duty orders on certain stainless 
steel plate in coils from Belgium, Italy, and South Africa, pursuant to 
section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (``the Act'').\1\
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    \1\ See Initiation of Five-Year (``Sunset'') Reviews, 69 FR 
17129 (April 1, 2004), and ITC Investigation Nos. 701-TA-376, 377, & 
379 and 731-TA-788-793 (Review), 70 FR 38710 (July 5, 2005).
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    As a result of its review, the Department found that revocation of 
the antidumping and countervailing duty orders would likely lead to 
continuation or recurrence of dumping and countervailable subsidies, 
and notified the ITC of the magnitude of the margins and the net 
countervailable subsidies likely to prevail were the orders to be 
revoked.\2\ On July 5, 2005, the ITC determined pursuant to section 
751(c) of the Act, that revocation of the antidumping duty orders on 
certain stainless steel plate in coils from Belgium, Italy, South 
Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, and the countervailing duty orders on 
certain stainless steel plate in coils from Belgium, Italy, and South 
Africa would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of material 
injury to an industry in the United States within a reasonably 
foreseeable time.\3\
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    \2\ See Stainless Steel Plate in Coils from Canada, South 
Africa, and Taiwan, Notice of Expedited Sunset Review: Final 
Results, 69 FR 47416 (August 5, 2004), Stainless Steel Plate in 
Coils from Belgium, Italy, and the Republic of Korea; Notice of 
Final Results of Expedited Sunset Review of Antidumping Duty Orders; 
69 FR 61798 (October 21, 2004), Stainless Steel Plate in Coils from 
Belgium; Final Results of Expedited Sunset Review of Countervailing 
Duty Order, 69 FR 64277 (November 4, 2004), Stainless Steel Plate in 
Coils from Italy, Final Result of Full Sunset Review of 
Countervailing Duty Order, 70 FR 10357 (March 3, 2005), Stainless 
Steel Plate in Coils from South Africa, Final Result of Expedited 
Sunset Review, 69 FR 47418 (August 5, 2004).
    \3\ See Certain Stainless Steel Plate from Belgium, Canada, 
Italy, Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, 70 FR 38710 (July 5, 2005), 
and USITC Publication 3784, Investigation Nos. 701-TA-376, 377, & 
379 and 731-TA-788-793 (Review).
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Determination

    As a result of the determinations by the Department and the ITC 
that revocation of these antidumping and countervailing duty orders 
would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping and 
countervailable subsidies, and material injury to an industry in the 
United States, pursuant to section 751(d)(2) of the Act, the Department 
hereby orders the continuation of the antidumping duty orders on 
certain stainless steel plate in coils from Belgium, Italy, South 
Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, and countervailing duty orders on 
certain stainless steel plate in coils from Belgium, Italy, and South 
Africa.
    The Department will notify U.S. Customs and Border Protection 
(``CBP'') to continue to collect antidumping and countervailing duty 
cash deposits at the rates in effect at the time of entry for all 
imports of subject merchandise.
    The effective date of continuation of these orders will be the date 
of publication in the Federal Register of this Notice of Continuation. 
Pursuant to section 751(c)(2) of the Act, the Department intends to 
initiate the next five-year review of these orders not later than June 
2010.
    These five-year (sunset) reviews and notice are in accordance with 
sections 751(c) and 777(i)(1) of the Act.

Susan H. Kuhbach,
Acting Assistant Secretary for Import Administration.
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