The President's Export Council: Meeting of the President's Export Council, 77386 [06-9848]

Download as PDF 77386 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 247 / Tuesday, December 26, 2006 / Notices H.S. Code Description 2106.90.05 .......................................................... Flavored syrups or with added coloring matters (except syrups which have a sugar content less than 90%). Export Markets U.S.-origin sugar for which Certificates of Prior Approval (‘‘CPAs’’) are allocated will be exported only to Mexico. Export Trade Activities and Methods of Operation The ASA will allocate CPAs to any Producer that requests CPAs. CPA Administration The ASA will allocate all CPAs at one time. In the event that any CPAs are returned to ASA for any reason, ASA will reallocate those CPAs among interested Producers. sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES Certificate System Under the procedures for the TRQ published on October 16, 2006, in the Mexican Diario Oficial, an importer in Mexico must file with the Mexican Government a CPA issued by ASA to obtain a license to allow U.S.-origin sugar to enter into Mexico free of duty under the TRQ. The ASA shall allocate CPAs among all Producers who express an interest in obtaining the CPAs, based on each Producer’s share of total U.S. sugar refining capacity in 2006, as reported to ASA. The ASA shall issue CPAs to such Producers. CPAs issued by ASA shall be freely transferable by Producers. Transfers of CPAs after they are issued by ASA will be subject to the normal application of antitrust laws. Confidential Information Each Member may provide to the ASA information regarding its capacity to produce refined sugar in the United States for the purpose of calculating the allocation of CPAs. Allocation of CPAs will not involve any agreement or exchange of sensitive information among Members. Annual U.S. refining capacity information is currently available to the ASA, and no further information should be necessary. If additional information should be required, and this information is nonpublic, company-specific business information, ASA shall consider the information to be ‘‘confidential’’, and ASA shall maintain its confidentiality. ASA shall not disclose this confidential information to any party other than the submitter, or to any officers, agents, or employees of any party other than the VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:15 Dec 22, 2006 Jkt 211001 submitter, and shall not disclose confidential information to any other person except to another neutral third party as necessary to make the determination for which the information was submitted, to allocate CPAs, or in connection with reports to the Department of Commerce as required by the Export Trade Certificate of Review or the arbitration of a dispute. Cooperation With the U.S. and Mexican Governments The ASA will consult with the U.S. Government and the Government of Mexico when necessary and provide to them whatever information may be useful in order to facilitate cooperation between the governments concerning the implementation and operation of the CPA System. Furthermore, directly or through the U.S. Government, the ASA will endeavor to accommodate any information requests from the Government of Mexico (while protecting confidential information entrusted to the ASA), and will consult with the Government of Mexico as appropriate. Dated: December 19, 2006. Jeffrey Anspacher, Director, Export Trading Company Affairs. [FR Doc. E6–22053 Filed 12–22–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DR–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration The President’s Export Council: Meeting of the President’s Export Council Date: January 18, 2007. Time: 10 a.m. (EST). Location: U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 4832, 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230. Because of building security, all non-government attendees must preregister. Please RSVP to the PEC Executive Secretariat no later than January 12, 2007, to J. Marc Chittum, President’s Export Council, Room 4043, 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230, telephone (202) 482–1124, or e-mail Marc.Chittum@mail.doc.gov. This program will be physically accessible to people with disabilities. Seating is limited and will be on a first come, first served basis. Requests for sign language interpretation, other auxiliary aids, or pre-registration, should be submitted no later than January 12, 2007, to J. Marc Chittum, President’s Export Council, Room 4043, 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230, telephone (202) 482–1124, or e-mail Marc.Chittum@mail.doc.gov. The President’s Export Council Executive Secretariat, Room 4043, Washington, DC 20230 (phone: 202–482–1124), or visit the PEC Web site, http://www.trade.gov/ pec. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dated: December 19, 2006. J. Marc Chittum, Staff Director and Executive Secretary, President’s Export Council. 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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


The President's Export Council: Meeting of the President's Export 
Council

AGENCY: International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of 
Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of an open meeting.

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SUMMARY: The President's Export Council (PEC) will hold a full Council 
meeting to discuss topics related to export expansion. The meeting will 
include discussion of trade priorities and initiatives, PEC 
subcommittee activity, and proposed letters of recommendation to the 
President. The PEC was established on December 20, 1973, and 
reconstituted May 4, 1979, to advise the President on matters relating 
to U.S. trade. It was most recently renewed by Executive Order 13316.
    Date: January 18, 2007.
    Time: 10 a.m. (EST).
    Location: U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 4832, 1401 Constitution 
Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230. Because of building security, all 
non-government attendees must pre-register. Please RSVP to the PEC 
Executive Secretariat no later than January 12, 2007, to J. Marc 
Chittum, President's Export Council, Room 4043, 1401 Constitution 
Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230, telephone (202) 482-1124, or e-mail 
Marc.Chittum@mail.doc.gov.
    This program will be physically accessible to people with 
disabilities. Seating is limited and will be on a first come, first 
served basis. Requests for sign language interpretation, other 
auxiliary aids, or pre-registration, should be submitted no later than 
January 12, 2007, to J. Marc Chittum, President's Export Council, Room 
4043, 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230, telephone 
(202) 482-1124, or e-mail Marc.Chittum@mail.doc.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The President's Export Council 
Executive Secretariat, Room 4043, Washington, DC 20230 (phone: 202-482-
1124), or visit the PEC Web site, http://www.trade.gov/pec.

    Dated: December 19, 2006.
J. Marc Chittum,
Staff Director and Executive Secretary, President's Export Council.
[FR Doc. 06-9848 Filed 12-20-06; 10:35 am]
BILLING CODE 3510-DR-P