Stainless Steel Bar from the United Kingdom: Notice of Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, 40280-40281 [E7-14287]

Download as PDF 40280 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 141 / Tuesday, July 24, 2007 / Notices Dated: July 17, 2007. Joseph A. Spetrini, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. Appendix I Where it is not practicable to examine all known producers/exporters of subject merchandise, section 777A(c)(2) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (as amended) permits us to investigate 1) a sample of exporters, producers, or types of products that is statistically valid based on the information available at the time of selection, or 2) exporters and producers accounting for the largest volume and value of the subject merchandise that can reasonably be examined. In the chart below, please provide the total quantity and total value of all your sales of merchandise covered by the scope of this investigation (see scope section of this notice), produced in the PRC, and exported/shipped to the United States during the period October 1, 2006, through March 31, 2007. Market Total Quantity Terms of Sale Total Value United States ....................................................................................................... 1. Export Price Sales ........................................................................................... 2. .......................................................................................................................... a. Exporter name ................................................................................................. b. Address ............................................................................................................ c. Contact ............................................................................................................. d. Phone No. ........................................................................................................ e. Fax No. ............................................................................................................ 3. Constructed Export Price Sales ...................................................................... 4. Further Manufactured ...................................................................................... Total Sales .......................................................................................................... ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ ................................ Total Quantity: • Please report quantity on a metric ton basis. If any conversions were used, please provide the conversion formula and source. when the first sale to an unaffiliated person occurs after importation. However, if the first sale to the unaffiliated person is made by a person in the United States affiliated with the foreign exporter, constructed export price applies even if the sale occurs prior to importation. • Please include any sales exported by your company directly to the United States; • Please include any sales exported by your company to a third–country market economy reseller where you had knowledge that the merchandise was destined to be resold to the United States. • If you are a producer of subject merchandise, please include any sales manufactured by your company that were subsequently exported by an affiliated exporter to the United States. • Please do not include any sales of merchandise manufactured in Hong Kong in your figures. Terms of Sales: • Please report all sales on the same terms (e.g., free on board). mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Total Value: • All sales values should be reported in U.S. dollars. Please indicate any exchange rates used and their respective dates and sources. Export Price Sales: • Generally, a U.S. sale is classified as an export price sale when the first sale to an unaffiliated person occurs before importation into the United States. • Please include any sales exported by your company directly to the United States; • Please include any sales exported by your company to a third–country market economy reseller where you had knowledge that the merchandise was destined to be resold to the United States. • If you are a producer of subject merchandise, please include any sales manufactured by your company that were subsequently exported by an affiliated exporter to the United States. • Please do not include any sales of merchandise manufactured in Hong Kong in your figures. Constructed Export Price Sales: • Generally, a U.S. sale is classified as a constructed export price sale VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:57 Jul 23, 2007 Jkt 211001 Further Manufactured: • Further manufacture or assembly costs include amounts incurred for direct materials, labor and overhead, plus amounts for general and administrative expense, interest expense, and additional packing expense incurred in the country of further manufacture, as well as all costs involved in moving the product from the U.S. port of entry to the further manufacturer. [FR Doc. E7–14284 Filed 7–19–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration (A–412–822) Stainless Steel Bar from the United Kingdom: Notice of Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. EFFECTIVE DATE: July 24, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kate Johnson or Rebecca Trainor, AD/CVD Operations, Office 2, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–4929 or (202) 482– 4007, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: Background On March 2, 2007, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published in the Federal Register a notice of ‘‘Opportunity To Request Administrative Review’’ of the antidumping duty order on stainless steel bar from the United Kingdom for the period March 1, 2006, through February 28, 2007. See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request Administrative Review, 72 FR 9505 (March 2, 2007). On March 22, 2007, Sandvik Limited trading as Sandvik Bioline requested an administrative review of its sales for this period. On March 29, 2007, Enpar Special Alloys Limited (Enpar) E:\FR\FM\24JYN1.SGM 24JYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 141 / Tuesday, July 24, 2007 / Notices requested an administrative review of its sales for this period, and on March 30, 2007, Corus Engineering Steels (CES), a division of Corus UK Limited, requested an administrative of its sales for this period. On April 27, 2007, the Department published a notice of initiation of an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on stainless steel bar from the United Kingdom with respect to these companies. See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 72 FR 20986 (April 27, 2007). Rescission of Review On June 4, 2005, Sandvik Bioline timely withdrew its request for an administrative review of its sales during the above–referenced period. One June 27 and July 6, 2007, Enpar and CES, respectively, also withdrew their requests for an administrative review of their sales during the above–referenced period. Section 351.213(d)(1) of the Department’s regulations stipulates that the Secretary will rescind an administrative review if the party that requests a review withdraws the request within 90 days of the date of publication of notice of initiation of the requested review. In this case, Sandvik, Enpar and CES have withdrawn their requests for review within the 90-day period. As these three companies were the only parties to request the initiation of the review, we are rescinding this review of the antidumping duty order on stainless steel bar from the United Kingdom pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1). Accordingly, we will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection to liquidate entries of the subject merchandise made during the period March 1, 2006, through February 28, 2007, at the rate in effect for each company upon the date of entry. This notice is published in accordance with section 751 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4). Dated: July 16, 2007. Stephen J. Claeys, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E7–14287 Filed 7–23–07; 8:45 am] mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration (C–570–915) Notice of Initiation of Countervailing Duty Investigation: Light–Walled Rectangular Pipe and Tube from the People’s Republic of China Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. EFFECTIVE DATE: July 24, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Damian Felton, Shane Subler or Brandon Farlander, AD/CVD Operations, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–0133, (202) 482–0189 and (202) 482–0182, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: The Petition On June 27, 2007, the Department of Commerce (‘‘the Department’’) received a petition filed in proper form by Allied Tube & Conduit; Atlas Tube; Bull Moose Tube Company; California Steel and Tube; EXLTUBE; Hannibal Industries; Levitt Tube Company LLC, Maruichi American Corporation; Searing Industries; Southland Tube; Vest Inc.; Welded Tube; and Western Tube and Conduit (collectively, ‘‘petitioners’’). The Department received timely information from petitioners supplementing the petition on July 6, July 9 and July 12, 2007. In accordance with section 702(b)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (‘‘the Act’’), petitioners allege that manufacturers, producers, or exporters of light–walled rectangular (‘‘LWR’’) pipe and tube in the People’s Republic of China ( the ‘‘PRC’’), receive countervailable subsidies within the meaning of section 701 of the Act and that such imports are materially injuring, or threatening material injury to, an industry in the United States. The Department finds that petitioners filed the petition on behalf of the domestic industry because they are interested parties as defined in sections 771(9)(C) and (D) of the Act and petitioners have demonstrated sufficient industry support with respect to the countervailing duty investigation (see ‘‘Determination of Industry Support for the Petition’’ section below). Scope of Investigation The merchandise that is the subject of this investigation is certain welded VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:50 Jul 23, 2007 Jkt 211001 PO 00000 Frm 00012 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 40281 carbon–quality light–walled steel pipe and tube, of rectangular (including square) cross section (LWR), having a wall thickness of less than 4mm. The term carbon–quality steel includes both carbon steel and alloy steel which contains only small amounts of alloying elements. Specifically, the term carbon–quality includes products in which none of the elements listed below exceeds the quantity by weight respectively indicated: 1.80 percent of manganese, or 2.25 percent of silicon, or 1.00 percent of copper, or 0.50 percent of aluminum, or 1.25 percent of chromium, or 0.30 percent of cobalt, or 0.40 percent of lead, or 1.25 percent of nickel, or 0.30 percent of tungsten, or 0.10 percent of molybdenum, or 0.10 percent of niobium, or 0.15 percent vanadium, or 0.15 percent of zirconium. The description of carbon–quality is intended to identify carbon–quality products within the scope. The welded carbon–quality rectangular pipe and tube subject to this investigation is currently classified under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (‘‘HTSUS’’) subheadings 7306.61.50.00 and 7306.61.70.60. While HTSUS subheadings are provided for convenience and Customs purposes, our written description of the scope of these investigations is dispositive. Comments on Scope of Investigation During our review of the petition, we discussed the scope with the petitioners to ensure that it is an accurate reflection of the products for which the domestic industry is seeking relief. Moreover, as discussed in the preamble to the regulations (Antidumping Duties; Countervailing Duties; Final Rule, 62 FR 27296, 27323 (May 19, 1997)), we are setting aside a period for interested parties to raise issues regarding product coverage. The Department encourages all interested parties to submit such comments within 20 calendar days of the publication of this notice. Comments should be addressed to Import Administration’s Central Records Unit (‘‘CRU’’), Room 1870, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230. The period of scope consultations is intended to provide the Department with ample opportunity to consider all comments and to consult with parties prior to the issuance of the preliminary determinations. Consultations Pursuant to section 702(b)(4)(A)(ii) of the Act, the Department invited representatives of the Government of the E:\FR\FM\24JYN1.SGM 24JYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

(A-412-822)


Stainless Steel Bar from the United Kingdom: Notice of Rescission 
of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review

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

EFFECTIVE DATE: July 24, 2007.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kate Johnson or Rebecca Trainor, AD/
CVD Operations, Office 2, Import Administration, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and 
Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-
4929 or (202) 482-4007, respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    On March 2, 2007, the Department of Commerce (the Department) 
published in the Federal Register a notice of ``Opportunity To Request 
Administrative Review'' of the antidumping duty order on stainless 
steel bar from the United Kingdom for the period March 1, 2006, through 
February 28, 2007. See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, 
Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request 
Administrative Review, 72 FR 9505 (March 2, 2007). On March 22, 2007, 
Sandvik Limited trading as Sandvik Bioline requested an administrative 
review of its sales for this period. On March 29, 2007, Enpar Special 
Alloys Limited (Enpar)

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requested an administrative review of its sales for this period, and on 
March 30, 2007, Corus Engineering Steels (CES), a division of Corus UK 
Limited, requested an administrative of its sales for this period. On 
April 27, 2007, the Department published a notice of initiation of an 
administrative review of the antidumping duty order on stainless steel 
bar from the United Kingdom with respect to these companies. See 
Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative 
Reviews, 72 FR 20986 (April 27, 2007).

Rescission of Review

    On June 4, 2005, Sandvik Bioline timely withdrew its request for an 
administrative review of its sales during the above-referenced period. 
One June 27 and July 6, 2007, Enpar and CES, respectively, also 
withdrew their requests for an administrative review of their sales 
during the above-referenced period. Section 351.213(d)(1) of the 
Department's regulations stipulates that the Secretary will rescind an 
administrative review if the party that requests a review withdraws the 
request within 90 days of the date of publication of notice of 
initiation of the requested review. In this case, Sandvik, Enpar and 
CES have withdrawn their requests for review within the 90-day period. 
As these three companies were the only parties to request the 
initiation of the review, we are rescinding this review of the 
antidumping duty order on stainless steel bar from the United Kingdom 
pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1). Accordingly, we will instruct U.S. 
Customs and Border Protection to liquidate entries of the subject 
merchandise made during the period March 1, 2006, through February 28, 
2007, at the rate in effect for each company upon the date of entry.
    This notice is published in accordance with section 751 of the 
Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4).

    Dated: July 16, 2007.
Stephen J. Claeys,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration.
[FR Doc. E7-14287 Filed 7-23-07; 8:45 am]
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