Ball Bearings and Parts Thereof From France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Singapore, and the United Kingdom: Notice of Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Reviews, 60688-60689 [E6-17148]

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[A–427–801, A–428–801, A–475–801, A–588– Subsequent to the initiation of these 804, A–559–801, A–412–801] reviews, we received timely withdrawals of the requests we had Ball Bearings and Parts Thereof From received for the following reviews: ABB France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Turbo Systems Limited and ABB Inc. Singapore, and the United Kingdom: (collectively ABB) and NTN Notice of Partial Rescission of Kugellagerfabrik (Deutschland) GmbH Antidumping Duty Administrative (NTN GmbH) with respect to ball Reviews bearings and parts thereof from Germany; INA with respect to ball AGENCY: Import Administration, bearings and parts thereof from France; International Trade Administration, Alcatel Vacuum Technology France Department of Commerce. (AVTF) with respect to ball bearings and SUMMARY: On July 3, 2006, in response parts thereof from France and the to requests from interested parties, the United Kingdom; NSK Europe Ltd., NSK Department of Commerce published a Bearings Europe Ltd. and NSK notice of initiation of administrative reviews of the antidumping duty orders Corporation (collectively NSK UK) and on ball bearings (and parts thereof) from SKF Aeroengine Bearings UK (SKF UK) with respect to ball bearings and parts France, Germany, Italy, Japan, thereof from the United Kingdom; and Singapore, and the United Kingdom. Toyota Industries Corporation (Toyota), The period of review is May 1, 2005, through April 30, 2006. The Department Takeshita Seiko Co., Ltd. (Takeshita), and Minebea Co., Ltd. (Minebea) with of Commerce is rescinding these respect to ball bearings and parts thereof reviews in part. from Japan.1 Because there are no other EFFECTIVE DATE: October 16, 2006. requests for review of the above–named FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: firms, we are rescinding the reviews Kristin Case or Richard Rimlinger, AD/ with respect to these companies in CVD Operations, Office 5, Import accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(d). We Administration, International Trade also received a timely withdrawal of the Administration, U.S. Department of request we received for Sapporo th Street and Constitution Commerce, 14 Precision, Inc. (Sapporo) with respect to Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230; ball bearings and parts thereof from telephone: (202) 482–3174 and (202) 482–4477, respectively. 1 On August 15, 2006, ABB submitted its SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: withdrawal of request for review. On September 13, [FR Doc. E6–17066 Filed 10–13–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–33–P jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Quantity Background On July 3, 2006, in response to requests from interested parties, the Department of Commerce (Department) published a notice of initiation of administrative reviews of the VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:16 Oct 13, 2006 Jkt 211001 2006, AVTF submitted its withdrawals of request for review. On September 21, 2006, Toyota submitted its withdrawal of request for review. On September 25, 2006, NSK UK submitted its withdrawal of request for review. On September 29, 2006, Timken submitted its withdrawals of request for review of INA, Minebea, NTN GmbH, SKF UK, and Takeshita. PO 00000 Frm 00003 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Japan.2 A review of Sapporo was also requested by another interested party which has not withdrawn its request. Consequently, we have continued our review of Sapporo. Rescission of Reviews In accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(d) the Department will rescind an administrative review ‘‘if a party that requested the review withdraws the request within 90 days of the date of publication of notice of initiation of the requested review.’’ ABB, AVTF, NSK UK, and Toyota withdrew their requests within the 90-day time limit. Timken U.S. Corporation (Timken) withdrew its requests for INA, Minebea, NTN GmbH, SKF UK, and Takeshita within the 90day time limit. Because the Department received no other requests for review of ABB, AVTF, INA, NSK UK, NTN GmbH, Minebea, SKF UK, Takeshita, and Toyota, the Department is rescinding the reviews in part with respect to ball bearings and parts thereof from France, Germany, Japan, and the United Kingdom by these firms. The above rescissions are pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1). The Department will issue appropriate assessment instructions to U.S. Customs and Border Protection within 15 days of publication of this notice. Notification to Importers This notice serves as a final reminder to importers of their responsibility under section 351.402(f) of the Department’s regulations to file a certificate regarding the reimbursement of antidumping duties prior to liquidation of the relevant entries during this review period. Failure to comply with this requirement could result in the Secretary’s assumption that reimbursement of antidumping duties 2 On September 1, 2006, Sapporo submitted its withdrawal of request for review. E:\FR\FM\16OCN1.SGM 16OCN1 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 199 / Monday, October 16, 2006 / Notices occurred and subsequent assessment of double antidumping duties. This notice serves as a reminder to parties subject to administrative protective order (APO) of their responsibility concerning the disposition of proprietary information disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305(a)(3). Timely written notification of the return or destruction of APO materials or conversion to judicial protective order is hereby requested. Failure to comply with the regulations and terms of an APO is a sanctionable violation. We are issuing and publishing these rescissions in accordance with section 777(i)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4). Dated: October 10, 2006. Stephen J. Claeys, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E6–17148 Filed 10–13–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [C–580–837] Certain Cut–to-Length Carbon Quality Steel Plate from Korea; Notice of Extension of Time Limit for Preliminary Results of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. EFFECTIVE DATE: October 16, 2006. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jolanta Lawska, AD/CVD Operations, Office 3, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–8362. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Extension of Time Limit of Preliminary Results Section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (‘‘the Act’’), requires the Department to issue preliminary results within 245 days after the last day of the anniversary month of an order or finding for which a review is requested. Section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Act further states that if it is not practicable to complete the review within the time period specified, the administering authority may extend the 245-day period to issue its preliminary results by up to 120 days. We have determined that it is not practicable to complete the preliminary results of this review within the 245-day period. Given the number and complexity of issues in this case, and in accordance with section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Act, we are extending the time period for issuing the preliminary results of review by 120 days. Therefore, the preliminary results are now due no later than February 28, 2007. The final results continue to be due 120 days after publication of the preliminary results. This notice is issued and published in accordance with sections 751(a)(3)(A) and 777(i)(1) of the Act. Dated: October 6, 2006. Stephen J. Claeys, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E6–17040 Filed 10–13–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES AGENCY: Background Information On April 5, 2006, the U.S. Department of Commerce (‘‘the Department’’) published a notice of initiation of the administrative review on the countervailing duty order on certain cut–to-length carbon quality steel plate from the Republic of Korea, covering the period January 1, 2005, through December 31, 2005. See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews and Request for Revocation in Part, 71 FR 17077 (April 5, 2006). The preliminary results of this review are currently due no later than October 31, 2006. VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:16 Oct 13, 2006 Jkt 211001 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–533–820] Certain Hot–Rolled Carbon Steel Flat Products From India: Notice of Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: After the Department of Commerce (the Department) initiated a review of the antidumping duty order on certain hot–rolled carbon steel flat products (HRS) from India covering the period December 1, 2004, through November 30, 2005 (the period of review or POR), the sole respondent, Essar Steel Ltd. (Essar), claimed it did not ship subject merchandise to the United States during the POR. The Department is now rescinding this review based on record evidence consistent with Essar’s no shipments claim. EFFECTIVE DATE: October 16, 2006. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 60689 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeffrey Pedersen or Howard Smith, AD/ CVD Operations, Office 4, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230, telephone: (202) 482–2769 or (202) 482– 5193, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background On December 1, 2005, the Department published, in the Federal Register, a notice of the opportunity to request an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on HRS from India, covering the period December 1, 2004, through November 30, 2005. See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request Administrative Review, 70 FR 72109 (December 1, 2005). On December 30, 2005 and January 3, 2006, Nucor Corporation and U.S. Steel Corporation (collectively, petitioners), respectively, requested an administrative review of the above–referenced antidumping order with respect to Essar. On February 1, 2006, the Department initiated the requested administrative review. See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews and Request for Revocation in Part, 71 FR 5241 (February 1, 2006). On February 10, 2006, Essar submitted a letter to the Department in which it certified that it made no shipments of subject merchandise to the United States during the POR. On July 14, 2006, the Department published notification of its intent to rescind the instant review in the Federal Register. See Certain Hot– Rolled Carbon Steel Flat Products From India: Notice of Intent to Rescind Administrative Review, 71 FR 40068 (July 14, 2006) (Intent to Rescind). The Department stated in that notice that it intended to rescind the instant administrative review of Essar because U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) data supported the conclusion that there were no entries, exports, or sales of subject merchandise from Essar. The Department provided interested parties an opportunity to comment on the rescission and received no comments. Scope of the Order The products covered by the antidumping duty order are certain hot– rolled carbon steel flat products of a rectangular shape, of a width of 0.5 inch or greater, neither clad, plated, nor coated with metal and whether or not painted, varnished, or coated with E:\FR\FM\16OCN1.SGM 16OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-427-801, A-428-801, A-475-801, A-588-804, A-559-801, A-412-801]


Ball Bearings and Parts Thereof From France, Germany, Italy, 
Japan, Singapore, and the United Kingdom: Notice of Partial Rescission 
of Antidumping Duty Administrative Reviews

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

SUMMARY: On July 3, 2006, in response to requests from interested 
parties, the Department of Commerce published a notice of initiation of 
administrative reviews of the antidumping duty orders on ball bearings 
(and parts thereof) from France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Singapore, and 
the United Kingdom. The period of review is May 1, 2005, through April 
30, 2006. The Department of Commerce is rescinding these reviews in 
part.

EFFECTIVE DATE: October 16, 2006.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kristin Case or Richard Rimlinger, AD/
CVD Operations, Office 5, Import Administration, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14\th\ Street and 
Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-
3174 and (202) 482-4477, respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    On July 3, 2006, in response to requests from interested parties, 
the Department of Commerce (Department) published a notice of 
initiation of administrative reviews of the antidumping duty orders on 
ball bearings (and parts thereof) from France, Germany, Italy, Japan, 
Singapore, and the United Kingdom. See Notice of Initiation of 
Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 71 FR 37892 
(July 3, 2006).
    Subsequent to the initiation of these reviews, we received timely 
withdrawals of the requests we had received for the following reviews: 
ABB Turbo Systems Limited and ABB Inc. (collectively ABB) and NTN 
Kugellagerfabrik (Deutschland) GmbH (NTN GmbH) with respect to ball 
bearings and parts thereof from Germany; INA with respect to ball 
bearings and parts thereof from France; Alcatel Vacuum Technology 
France (AVTF) with respect to ball bearings and parts thereof from 
France and the United Kingdom; NSK Europe Ltd., NSK Bearings Europe 
Ltd. and NSK Corporation (collectively NSK UK) and SKF Aeroengine 
Bearings UK (SKF UK) with respect to ball bearings and parts thereof 
from the United Kingdom; and Toyota Industries Corporation (Toyota), 
Takeshita Seiko Co., Ltd. (Takeshita), and Minebea Co., Ltd. (Minebea) 
with respect to ball bearings and parts thereof from Japan.\1\ Because 
there are no other requests for review of the above-named firms, we are 
rescinding the reviews with respect to these companies in accordance 
with 19 CFR 351.213(d). We also received a timely withdrawal of the 
request we received for Sapporo Precision, Inc. (Sapporo) with respect 
to ball bearings and parts thereof from Japan.\2\ A review of Sapporo 
was also requested by another interested party which has not withdrawn 
its request. Consequently, we have continued our review of Sapporo.
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    \1\ On August 15, 2006, ABB submitted its withdrawal of request 
for review. On September 13, 2006, AVTF submitted its withdrawals of 
request for review. On September 21, 2006, Toyota submitted its 
withdrawal of request for review. On September 25, 2006, NSK UK 
submitted its withdrawal of request for review. On September 29, 
2006, Timken submitted its withdrawals of request for review of INA, 
Minebea, NTN GmbH, SKF UK, and Takeshita.
    \2\ On September 1, 2006, Sapporo submitted its withdrawal of 
request for review.
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Rescission of Reviews

    In accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(d) the Department will rescind an 
administrative review ``if a party that requested the review withdraws 
the request within 90 days of the date of publication of notice of 
initiation of the requested review.'' ABB, AVTF, NSK UK, and Toyota 
withdrew their requests within the 90-day time limit. Timken U.S. 
Corporation (Timken) withdrew its requests for INA, Minebea, NTN GmbH, 
SKF UK, and Takeshita within the 90-day time limit. Because the 
Department received no other requests for review of ABB, AVTF, INA, NSK 
UK, NTN GmbH, Minebea, SKF UK, Takeshita, and Toyota, the Department is 
rescinding the reviews in part with respect to ball bearings and parts 
thereof from France, Germany, Japan, and the United Kingdom by these 
firms. The above rescissions are pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1). The 
Department will issue appropriate assessment instructions to U.S. 
Customs and Border Protection within 15 days of publication of this 
notice.

Notification to Importers

    This notice serves as a final reminder to importers of their 
responsibility under section 351.402(f) of the Department's regulations 
to file a certificate regarding the reimbursement of antidumping duties 
prior to liquidation of the relevant entries during this review period. 
Failure to comply with this requirement could result in the Secretary's 
assumption that reimbursement of antidumping duties

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occurred and subsequent assessment of double antidumping duties.
    This notice serves as a reminder to parties subject to 
administrative protective order (APO) of their responsibility 
concerning the disposition of proprietary information disclosed under 
APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305(a)(3). Timely written 
notification of the return or destruction of APO materials or 
conversion to judicial protective order is hereby requested. Failure to 
comply with the regulations and terms of an APO is a sanctionable 
violation.
    We are issuing and publishing these rescissions in accordance with 
section 777(i)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, and 19 CFR 
351.213(d)(4).

    Dated: October 10, 2006.
Stephen J. Claeys,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration.
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