Glycine from India: Postponement of Preliminary Determination of Antidumping Duty Investigation, 48257 [E7-16690]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 163 / Thursday, August 23, 2007 / Notices limited number of copies of the FONSI are available to fill single copy requests at the above address. Basic data developed during the environmental assessment are on file and may be reviewed by contacting Harold L. Deckerd, Assistant State Conservationist (WR) at (573) 876–0912. No administrative action on implementation of the proposal will be taken until 30 days after the date of this publication in the Federal Register. Roger A. Hansen, State Conservationist. (This activity is listed in the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance under NO.10.904, Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention, and is subject to the provisions of Executive Order 12372, which requires intergovernmental consultation with state and local officials.) [FR Doc. E7–16703 Filed 8–22–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–16–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration Dated: August 16, 2007. David M. Spooner, Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E7–16690 Filed 8–22–07; 8:45 am] (A–533–845) Glycine from India: Postponement of Preliminary Determination of Antidumping Duty Investigation Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. EFFECTIVE DATE: August 23, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: George Callen or Kristen Case, AD/CVD Operations, Office 5, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–0180 and (202) 482–3174, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: ebenthall on PRODPC61 with NOTICES AGENCY: Postponement of Preliminary Determination On April 19, 2007, the Department of Commerce (the Department) initiated the antidumping duty investigations of Glycine from India, Japan, and the Republic of Korea. See Glycine from India, Japan, and the Republic of Korea: Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigations, 72 FR 20816 (April 26, 2007). The notice of initiation stated that the Department would issue its preliminary determinations for these investigations no later than 140 days after the date of issuance of the initiation (i.e., September 6, 2007), in accordance with section 733(b)(1)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act). VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:04 Aug 22, 2007 Jkt 211001 On August 10, 2007, the petitioner, Geo Speciality Chemicals, Inc., made a timely request pursuant to 19 CFR 351.205(e) for a postponement of the preliminary determination with respect to India. The petitioner requested postponement of the preliminary determination in order to allow the Department additional time to determine whether the two mandatory respondents will supply complete responses and participate fully in the investigation. For the reason identified by the petitioner and because there are no compelling reasons to deny the request, the Department is postponing the deadline for the preliminary determination with respect to India under section 733(c)(1)(A) of the Act by 50 days to October 26, 2007. The deadline for the final determination will continue to be 75 days after the date of the preliminary determination, unless extended. This notice is issued and published pursuant to sections 733(c)(2) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.205(f)(1). BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration A–331–802 Implementation of the Findings of the WTO Panel in United States Antidumping Measure on Shrimp from Ecuador: Notice of Determination Under section 129 of the Uruguay Round Agreements Act and Revocation of the Antidumping Duty Order on Frozen Warmwater Shrimp from Ecuador Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: On August 15, 2007, the U.S. Trade Representative instructed the Department of Commerce (the Department) to implement its determination under section 129 of the Uruguay Round Agreements Act (URAA) regarding the investigation of frozen warmwater shrimp from Ecuador. The Department issued its determination on July 26, 2007, regarding the offsetting of dumped sales with non–dumped sales when making average–to-average comparisons of export price and normal value in the AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 48257 investigation challenged by Ecuador before the World Trade Organization. The Department is now implementing this determination. DATES: The effective date of this determination is August 15, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David Goldberger or Irene Darzenta Tzafolias, AD/CVD Operations, Office 2, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–4136, or (202) 482–0922, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background On May 21, 2007, the Department advised interested parties that it was initiating a proceeding under section 129 of the URAA to issue a determination that would implement the findings of the World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute settlement panel in United States - Antidumping Measure on Shrimp from Ecuador, WT/ DS335/R (January 30, 2007) (Panel Report). On May 31, 2007, the Department issued its preliminary results, in which it recalculated the weighted–average dumping margins from the antidumping investigation of frozen warmwater shrimp from Ecuador1 by applying the calculation methodology described in Antidumping Proceedings: Calculation of the Weighted Average Dumping Margin During an Antidumping Investigation; Final Modification; see 71 FR 77722 (December 27, 2006). The Department also invited interested parties to comment on the preliminary results. After receiving comments and rebuttal comments from the interested parties, the Department issued its final results for the section 129 determination on July 26, 2007. On August 9, 10 and 13, 2007, consistent with section 129(b)(3) of the URAA, the U.S. Trade Representative held consultations with the Department and the appropriate congressional committees with respect to this determination. On August 15, 2007, in accordance with sections 129(b)(4) and 129(c)(1)(B) of the URAA, the U.S. Trade Representative directed the Department to implement this determination. 1 See Notice of Final Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value: Certain Frozen and Canned Warmwater Shrimp from Ecuador, 69 FR 79613 (December 23, 2004), and accompanying Issues and Decision Memorandum; and Notice of Amended Final Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value and Antidumping Duty Order: Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp from Ecuador, 70 FR 5156 (February 1, 2005). E:\FR\FM\23AUN1.SGM 23AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

(A-533-845)


Glycine from India: Postponement of Preliminary Determination of 
Antidumping Duty Investigation

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

EFFECTIVE DATE:  August 23, 2007.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: George Callen or Kristen Case, AD/CVD 
Operations, Office 5, Import Administration, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and 
Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-
0180 and (202) 482-3174, respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Postponement of Preliminary Determination

    On April 19, 2007, the Department of Commerce (the Department) 
initiated the antidumping duty investigations of Glycine from India, 
Japan, and the Republic of Korea. See Glycine from India, Japan, and 
the Republic of Korea: Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigations, 
72 FR 20816 (April 26, 2007). The notice of initiation stated that the 
Department would issue its preliminary determinations for these 
investigations no later than 140 days after the date of issuance of the 
initiation (i.e., September 6, 2007), in accordance with section 
733(b)(1)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act).
    On August 10, 2007, the petitioner, Geo Speciality Chemicals, Inc., 
made a timely request pursuant to 19 CFR 351.205(e) for a postponement 
of the preliminary determination with respect to India. The petitioner 
requested postponement of the preliminary determination in order to 
allow the Department additional time to determine whether the two 
mandatory respondents will supply complete responses and participate 
fully in the investigation.
    For the reason identified by the petitioner and because there are 
no compelling reasons to deny the request, the Department is postponing 
the deadline for the preliminary determination with respect to India 
under section 733(c)(1)(A) of the Act by 50 days to October 26, 2007. 
The deadline for the final determination will continue to be 75 days 
after the date of the preliminary determination, unless extended.
    This notice is issued and published pursuant to sections 733(c)(2) 
of the Act and 19 CFR 351.205(f)(1).

    Dated: August 16, 2007.
David M. Spooner,
Assistant Secretary for Import Administration.
[FR Doc. E7-16690 Filed 8-22-07; 8:45 am]
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