Honey from Argentina: Notice of Rescission of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review, 16768 [E7-6385]

Download as PDF 16768 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 65 / Thursday, April 5, 2007 / Notices January 22, 2007. A hearing was not held because none was requested. Scope of the Order The product covered by this order is all steel concrete reinforcing bars sold in straight lengths, currently classifiable in the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (‘‘HTSUS’’) under item numbers 7214.20.00, 7228.30.8050, 7222.11.0050, 7222.30.0000, 7228.60.6000, 7228.20.1000, or any other tariff item number. Specifically excluded are plain rounds (i.e., non– deformed or smooth bars) and rebar that has been further processed through bending or coating. HTSUS subheadings are provided for convenience and customs purposes. The written description of the scope of the order is dispositive. jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Analysis of Comments Received All issues raised in this sunset review are addressed in the ‘‘Issues and Decision Memorandum for the Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order on Steel Concrete Reinforcing Bars from Latvia; Final Results,’’ to David M. Spooner, Assistant Secretary for Import Administration, dated March 29, 2007 (‘‘Decision Memo’’), which is hereby adopted by this notice. The issues discussed in the Decision Memo include the likelihood of continuation or recurrence of dumping and the magnitude of the margin likely to prevail if the antidumping duty order were revoked. Parties can find a complete discussion of all issues raised in this sunset review and the corresponding recommendations in this public memorandum, which is on file in room B–099 of the main Department building. In addition, a complete version of the Decision Memo can be accessed directly on the Web at http:// ia.ita.doc.gov/frn/index.html. The paper copy and electronic version of the Decision Memo are identical in content. disposition of proprietary material disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305. Timely notification of return/destruction of APO materials or conversion to judicial protective order is hereby requested. Failure to comply with the regulations and the terms of an APO is a sanctionable violation. This sunset review and notice are in accordance with sections 751(c), 752, and 777(i)(1) of the Act. Dated: March 29, 2007. David M. Spooner, Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E7–6398 Filed 4–4–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration (C–357–813) Honey from Argentina: Notice of Rescission of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce. EFFECTIVE DATE: April 5, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elfi Blum, 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) 482–0197. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: Background On December 1, 2006, the Department of Commerce (‘‘the Department’’) published a notice of opportunity to request an administrative review of the countervailing duty order on Honey from Argentina. See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Final Results of Review Suspended Investigation; Opportunity The Department determines that to Request Administrative Review, 71 revocation of the antidumping duty FR 69543 (December 1, 2006). On order on rebar from Latvia is likely to December 29, 2006, the American lead to a continuation or recurrence of Honey Producers Association and the dumping at the following weighted– Sioux Honey Association (petitioners) average margins: timely requested that the Department conduct an administrative review of the Manufacturers/ProWeighted–Average countervailing duty order on honey ducers/Exporters Margin (Percentage) from Argentina for the period January 1, 2006 through December 31, 2006. Joint Stock Company Liepajas Metalurgs 17.21 Shortly thereafter, the Department All Others .................. 17.21 published a notice of the initiation of the countervailing duty administrative This notice serves as a final reminder review of honey from Argentina for the to parties subject to administrative period January 1, 2006 through protective order (‘‘APO’’) of their December 21, 2006. See Initiation of responsibility concerning the Antidumping and Countervailing Duty VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:48 Apr 04, 2007 Jkt 211001 PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Administrative Reviews, 72 FR 5005 (February 2, 2007). On March 9, 2007, petitioners withdrew their request for this administrative review of the countervailing duty order of honey from Argentina. No other party requested an administrative review of this countervailing duty order. Rescission of Review The Department’s regulations at section 351.213(d)(1) provide that the Department will rescind an administrative review if the party that requested the review withdraws its request for review within 90 days of the date of publication of the notice of initiation of the requested review, or withdraws its request at a later date if the Department determines that it is reasonable to extend the time limit for withdrawing the request. Petitioners, the only requestors of this review, submitted their request for withdrawal in a timely manner. Therefore, the Department is rescinding the administrative review of the countervailing duty order on honey from Argentina for the period January 1, 2006 through December 31, 2006. The Department intends to issue assessment instructions to U.S. Customs and Border Protection within 15 days of publication of this notice. Notification Regarding APOs This notice also serves as a reminder to parties subject to administrative protective orders (APO) of their responsibility concerning the return or destruction of proprietary information disclosed under APO in accordance with section 351.305 of the Department’s regulations, which continues to govern business proprietary information in this segment of the proceeding. Timely written notification of the return/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 violation which is subject to sanction. This notice is issued and published in accordance with sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, and section 351.213(d)(4) of the Department’s regulations. Dated: March 30, 2007. Stephen J. Claeys, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E7–6385 Filed 4–4–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S E:\FR\FM\05APN1.SGM 05APN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

(C-357-813)


Honey from Argentina: Notice of Rescission of Countervailing Duty 
Administrative Review

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

EFFECTIVE DATE: April 5, 2007.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elfi Blum, 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) 482-0197.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    On December 1, 2006, the Department of Commerce (``the 
Department'') published a notice of opportunity to request an 
administrative review of the countervailing duty order on Honey from 
Argentina. See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or 
Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request Administrative Review, 
71 FR 69543 (December 1, 2006). On December 29, 2006, the American 
Honey Producers Association and the Sioux Honey Association 
(petitioners) timely requested that the Department conduct an 
administrative review of the countervailing duty order on honey from 
Argentina for the period January 1, 2006 through December 31, 2006. 
Shortly thereafter, the Department published a notice of the initiation 
of the countervailing duty administrative review of honey from 
Argentina for the period January 1, 2006 through December 21, 2006. See 
Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative 
Reviews, 72 FR 5005 (February 2, 2007). On March 9, 2007, petitioners 
withdrew their request for this administrative review of the 
countervailing duty order of honey from Argentina. No other party 
requested an administrative review of this countervailing duty order.

Rescission of Review

    The Department's regulations at section 351.213(d)(1) provide that 
the Department will rescind an administrative review if the party that 
requested the review withdraws its request for review within 90 days of 
the date of publication of the notice of initiation of the requested 
review, or withdraws its request at a later date if the Department 
determines that it is reasonable to extend the time limit for 
withdrawing the request. Petitioners, the only requestors of this 
review, submitted their request for withdrawal in a timely manner. 
Therefore, the Department is rescinding the administrative review of 
the countervailing duty order on honey from Argentina for the period 
January 1, 2006 through December 31, 2006. The Department intends to 
issue assessment instructions to U.S. Customs and Border Protection 
within 15 days of publication of this notice.

Notification Regarding APOs

    This notice also serves as a reminder to parties subject to 
administrative protective orders (APO) of their responsibility 
concerning the return or destruction of proprietary information 
disclosed under APO in accordance with section 351.305 of the 
Department's regulations, which continues to govern business 
proprietary information in this segment of the proceeding. Timely 
written notification of the return/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 violation which is 
subject to sanction.
    This notice is issued and published in accordance with sections 
751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, and 
section 351.213(d)(4) of the Department's regulations.

    Dated: March 30, 2007.
Stephen J. Claeys,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration.
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