Laminated Woven Sacks From China, 46246 [E7-16224]

Download as PDF 46246 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 159 / Friday, August 17, 2007 / Notices By order of the Commission. Issued: August 14, 2007. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. E7–16225 Filed 8–16–07; 8:45 am] countervailing duty investigations. The Secretary will prepare a public service list containing the names and addresses of all persons, or their representatives, who are parties to the investigations. NATIONAL FOUNDATION ON THE ARTS AND THE HUMANITIES BILLING CODE 7020–02–P Background Pursuant to Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), as amended, notice is hereby given that six meetings of the Arts Advisory Panel to the National Council on the Arts will be held at the Nancy Hanks Center, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20506 as follows (ending times are approximate): National Initiatives (application review) September 4, 2007 by teleconference from Room 722. 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In accordance with the determination of the Chairman of February 21, 2007, these sessions will INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation Nos. 701–TA–450 and 731– TA–1122 (Preliminary)] Laminated Woven Sacks From China ebenthall on PRODPC61 with NOTICES Determinations On the basis of the record 1 developed in the subject investigations, the United States International Trade Commission (Commission) determines, pursuant to sections 703(a) and 733(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671b(a) and 1673b(a)) (the Act), that there is a reasonable indication that the establishment of an industry in the United States is materially retarded by reason of imports from China of laminated woven sacks, provided for in subheading 6305.33.0020 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, that are alleged to be sold in the United States at less than fair value (LTFV) and to be subsidized by the Government of China. Commencement of Final Phase Investigations Pursuant to section 207.18 of the Commission’s rules, the Commission also gives notice of the commencement of the final phase of its investigations. The Commission will issue a final phase notice of scheduling, which will be published in the Federal Register as provided in section 207.21 of the Commission’s rules, upon notice from the Department of Commerce (Commerce) of affirmative preliminary determinations in the investigations under sections 703(b) and 733(b) of the Act, or, if the preliminary determinations are negative, upon notice of affirmative final determinations in those investigations under sections 705(a) and 735(a) of the Act. Parties that filed entries of appearance in the preliminary phase of these investigations need not enter a separate appearance for the final phase of the investigations. Industrial users, and, if the merchandise under investigation is sold at the retail level, representative consumer organizations have the right to appear as parties in Commission antidumping and 1 The record is defined in sec. 207.2(f) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 207.2(f)). VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:36 Aug 16, 2007 Jkt 211001 On June 28, 2007, a petition was filed with the Commission and Commerce by the Laminated Woven Sacks Committee, an ad hoc committee composed of five U.S. producers of laminated woven sacks, alleging that the establishment of an industry in the United States is materially retarded, or that an industry in the United States is materially injured or threatened with material injury by reason of LTFV and subsidized imports of laminated woven sacks from China. Members of the Laminated Woven Sacks Committee include: (1) Bancroft Bag, Inc. of West Monroe, LA; (2) Coating Excellence International, LLC of Wrightstown, WI; (3) Hood Packaging Corp. of Madison, MS; (4) Mid-America Packaging, LLC of Twinsburg, OH; and (5) Polytex Fibers Corp. of Houston, TX. Accordingly, effective June 28, 2007, the Commission instituted antidumping and countervailing duty investigation Nos. 701–TA–450 and 731–TA–1122 (Preliminary). Notice of the institution of the Commission’s investigations and of a public conference to be held in connection therewith was given by posting copies of the notice in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, Washington, DC, and by publishing the notice in the Federal Register of July 5, 2007 (72 FR 36720). The conference was held in Washington, DC, on July 19, 2007, and all persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to appear in person or by counsel. The Commission transmitted its determinations in these investigations to the Secretary of Commerce on August 13, 2007. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 3942 (August 2007), entitled Laminated Woven Sacks from China: Investigation Nos. 701–TA–450 and 731–TA–1122 (Preliminary). By order of the Commission. Issued: August 14, 2007. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. E7–16224 Filed 8–16–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P PO 00000 Frm 00053 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 National Endowment for the Arts; Arts Advisory Panel E:\FR\FM\17AUN1.SGM 17AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 159 (Friday, August 17, 2007)]
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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation Nos. 701-TA-450 and 731-TA-1122 (Preliminary)]


Laminated Woven Sacks From China

Determinations

    On the basis of the record \1\ developed in the subject 
investigations, the United States International Trade Commission 
(Commission) determines, pursuant to sections 703(a) and 733(a) of the 
Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671b(a) and 1673b(a)) (the Act), that 
there is a reasonable indication that the establishment of an industry 
in the United States is materially retarded by reason of imports from 
China of laminated woven sacks, provided for in subheading 6305.33.0020 
of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, that are 
alleged to be sold in the United States at less than fair value (LTFV) 
and to be subsidized by the Government of China.
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    \1\ The record is defined in sec. 207.2(f) of the Commission's 
Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 207.2(f)).
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Commencement of Final Phase Investigations

    Pursuant to section 207.18 of the Commission's rules, the 
Commission also gives notice of the commencement of the final phase of 
its investigations. The Commission will issue a final phase notice of 
scheduling, which will be published in the Federal Register as provided 
in section 207.21 of the Commission's rules, upon notice from the 
Department of Commerce (Commerce) of affirmative preliminary 
determinations in the investigations under sections 703(b) and 733(b) 
of the Act, or, if the preliminary determinations are negative, upon 
notice of affirmative final determinations in those investigations 
under sections 705(a) and 735(a) of the Act. Parties that filed entries 
of appearance in the preliminary phase of these investigations need not 
enter a separate appearance for the final phase of the investigations. 
Industrial users, and, if the merchandise under investigation is sold 
at the retail level, representative consumer organizations have the 
right to appear as parties in Commission antidumping and countervailing 
duty investigations. The Secretary will prepare a public service list 
containing the names and addresses of all persons, or their 
representatives, who are parties to the investigations.

Background

    On June 28, 2007, a petition was filed with the Commission and 
Commerce by the Laminated Woven Sacks Committee, an ad hoc committee 
composed of five U.S. producers of laminated woven sacks, alleging that 
the establishment of an industry in the United States is materially 
retarded, or that an industry in the United States is materially 
injured or threatened with material injury by reason of LTFV and 
subsidized imports of laminated woven sacks from China. Members of the 
Laminated Woven Sacks Committee include: (1) Bancroft Bag, Inc. of West 
Monroe, LA; (2) Coating Excellence International, LLC of Wrightstown, 
WI; (3) Hood Packaging Corp. of Madison, MS; (4) Mid-America Packaging, 
LLC of Twinsburg, OH; and (5) Polytex Fibers Corp. of Houston, TX. 
Accordingly, effective June 28, 2007, the Commission instituted 
antidumping and countervailing duty investigation Nos. 701-TA-450 and 
731-TA-1122 (Preliminary).
    Notice of the institution of the Commission's investigations and of 
a public conference to be held in connection therewith was given by 
posting copies of the notice in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. 
International Trade Commission, Washington, DC, and by publishing the 
notice in the Federal Register of July 5, 2007 (72 FR 36720). The 
conference was held in Washington, DC, on July 19, 2007, and all 
persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to appear in 
person or by counsel.
    The Commission transmitted its determinations in these 
investigations to the Secretary of Commerce on August 13, 2007. The 
views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 3942 (August 
2007), entitled Laminated Woven Sacks from China: Investigation Nos. 
701-TA-450 and 731-TA-1122 (Preliminary).

    By order of the Commission.

    Issued: August 14, 2007.
Marilyn R. Abbott,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. E7-16224 Filed 8-16-07; 8:45 am]
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