Notice of Extension of Time Limit for the Preliminary Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: Stainless Steel Bar from Germany, 71804 [E5-6712]

Download as PDF 71804 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 229 / Wednesday, November 30, 2005 / Notices the final results of review by an additional sixty days until no later than February 4, 2006. Dated: November 23, 2005. Stephen J. Claeys, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E5–6713 Filed 11–29–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–428–830] Notice of Extension of Time Limit for the Preliminary Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: Stainless Steel Bar from Germany Extension of Time Limits for Preliminary Results Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. EFFECTIVE DATE: November 30, 2005. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Andrew Smith or Brandon Farlander, AD/CVD Operations, Office 1, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington DC 20230; telephone (202) 482–1276 and 482– 0182, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: Background On March 7, 2002, the Department of Commerce (‘‘the Department’’) published an antidumping duty order on stainless steel bar from Germany. See Notice of Amended Final Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value and Antidumping Duty Order: Stainless Steel Bar from Germany, 67 FR 10382 (March 7, 2002). On October 10, 2003, the Department published an amended antidumping duty order on stainless steel bar from Germany. See Notice of Amended Antidumping Duty Orders: Stainless Steel Bar from France, Germany, Italy, Korea, and the United Kingdom, 68 FR 58660 (October 10, 2003). On March 1, 2005, the Department published its Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request Administrative Review, 70 FR 9918 (March 1, 2005). On March 31, in accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(b), the Department received a timely request for review from BGH Edelstahl Freital GmbH, BGH Edelstahl Lippendorf GmbH, BGH Edelstahl Lugau GmbH, and BGH Edelstahl Siegen GmbH (collectively ‘‘BGH’’), and VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:43 Nov 29, 2005 Jkt 208001 Stahlwerke Ergste Westig GmbH/Ergste Westig South Carolina (‘‘SEW’’). On March 31, Carpenter Technology Corp., Crucible Specialty Metals Division of Crucible Materials Corp., and Electralloy Corp. requested that the Department conduct an administrative review of BGH. In accordance with 19 CFR 351.221(b)(1), we published a notice of initiation of this antidumping duty administrative review on April 22, 2005. See Notice of Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 70 FR 20862 (April 22, 2005). The period of review (‘‘POR’’) is March 1, 2004, through February 28, 2005. Section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, (‘‘the Act’’) requires the Department to issue the preliminary results of an administrative review within 245 days after the last day of the anniversary month of an antidumping duty order for which a review is requested and issue the final results within 120 days after the date on which the preliminary results are published. However, if it is not practicable to complete the review within the time period, section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Act allows the Department to extend these deadlines to a maximum of 365 days and 180 days, respectively. Due to the Department’s recent determination to collapse the affiliated companies comprising the BGH Group of Companies, Inc., determining the accuracy of reported home market sales, and the complexity of sales and cost issues, it is not practicable to complete the preliminary results of this review within the original time limit (i.e., December 1, 2005). Therefore, the Department is extending the time limit for completion of the preliminary results to no later than January 30, 2006, in accordance with section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Act. We are issuing and publishing this notice in accordance with sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Act. Dated: November 23, 2005. Stephen J. Claeys, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E5–6712 Filed 11–29–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S PO 00000 Frm 00005 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request ACTION: Notice. The Department of Defense has submitted to OMB for clearance, the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by December 30, 2005. Title, Form, and OMB Number: Department of Defense Standard tender of Freight Services; SDDC Form 364–R; OMB Control Number 0704–0261. Type of Request: Extension. Number of Respondents: 434. Responses Per Respondent: 50 (average). Annual Responses: 21,563. Average Burden Per Response: 15 minutes. Annual Burden Hours: 5,391. Needs and Uses: The information derived from the DoD tenders on file with the Military surface Deployment and Distribution Command (SDDC) is used by SDDC subordinate commands and DoD shippers to select the best value carriers to transport surface freight shipments. Freight carriers furnish information in a uniform format so that the Government can determine the cost of transportation, accessorial, and security services, and select the best value carriers for 1.1 million Bill of Lading shipments annually. The DoD tender rate and other pertinent tender data are noted on the Bill of Lading at the time of shipment. The DoD tender is the source document for the General Services Administration post-shipment audit of carrier freight bills. Affected Public: Not-for-profit institutions. Frequency: On occasion. Respondent’s Obligation: Required to obtain or retain benefits. OMB Desk Officer: Ms. Hillary Jaffe. Written comments and recommendations on the proposed information collection should be sent to Ms. Jaffe at the Office of Management and Budget, Desk Officer for DoD, Room 10236, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503. DOD Clearance Officer: Ms. Patricia Toppings. 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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-428-830]


Notice of Extension of Time Limit for the Preliminary Results of 
the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: Stainless Steel Bar from 
Germany

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

EFFECTIVE DATE:  November 30, 2005.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Andrew Smith or Brandon Farlander, AD/
CVD Operations, Office 1, Import Administration, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and 
Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington DC 20230; telephone (202) 482-1276 
and 482-0182, respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    On March 7, 2002, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') 
published an antidumping duty order on stainless steel bar from 
Germany. See Notice of Amended Final Determination of Sales at Less 
Than Fair Value and Antidumping Duty Order: Stainless Steel Bar from 
Germany, 67 FR 10382 (March 7, 2002). On October 10, 2003, the 
Department published an amended antidumping duty order on stainless 
steel bar from Germany. See Notice of Amended Antidumping Duty Orders: 
Stainless Steel Bar from France, Germany, Italy, Korea, and the United 
Kingdom, 68 FR 58660 (October 10, 2003).
    On March 1, 2005, the Department published its Antidumping or 
Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; 
Opportunity to Request Administrative Review, 70 FR 9918 (March 1, 
2005). On March 31, in accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(b), the 
Department received a timely request for review from BGH Edelstahl 
Freital GmbH, BGH Edelstahl Lippendorf GmbH, BGH Edelstahl Lugau GmbH, 
and BGH Edelstahl Siegen GmbH (collectively ``BGH''), and Stahlwerke 
Ergste Westig GmbH/Ergste Westig South Carolina (``SEW''). On March 31, 
Carpenter Technology Corp., Crucible Specialty Metals Division of 
Crucible Materials Corp., and Electralloy Corp. requested that the 
Department conduct an administrative review of BGH.
    In accordance with 19 CFR 351.221(b)(1), we published a notice of 
initiation of this antidumping duty administrative review on April 22, 
2005. See Notice of Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty 
Administrative Reviews, 70 FR 20862 (April 22, 2005). The period of 
review (``POR'') is March 1, 2004, through February 28, 2005.

Extension of Time Limits for Preliminary Results

    Section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, (``the 
Act'') requires the Department to issue the preliminary results of an 
administrative review within 245 days after the last day of the 
anniversary month of an antidumping duty order for which a review is 
requested and issue the final results within 120 days after the date on 
which the preliminary results are published. However, if it is not 
practicable to complete the review within the time period, section 
751(a)(3)(A) of the Act allows the Department to extend these deadlines 
to a maximum of 365 days and 180 days, respectively.
    Due to the Department's recent determination to collapse the 
affiliated companies comprising the BGH Group of Companies, Inc., 
determining the accuracy of reported home market sales, and the 
complexity of sales and cost issues, it is not practicable to complete 
the preliminary results of this review within the original time limit 
(i.e., December 1, 2005). Therefore, the Department is extending the 
time limit for completion of the preliminary results to no later than 
January 30, 2006, in accordance with section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Act.
    We are issuing and publishing this notice in accordance with 
sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Act.

    Dated: November 23, 2005.
Stephen J. Claeys,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration.
[FR Doc. E5-6712 Filed 11-29-05; 8:45 am]
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