University of California at Irvine, et al., Notice of Consolidated Decision on Applications, for Duty-Free Entry of Electron Microscopes, 55745 [E7-19330]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 189 / Monday, October 1, 2007 / Notices January 31, 2008. The deadline for the final results of this review will continue to be 120 days after publication of the preliminary results. This extension is in accordance with section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Tariff Act. Dated: September 24, 2007. Joseph A. Spetrini, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Policy and Negotiations Import Administration, [FR Doc. E7–19336 Filed 9–28–07; 8:45 am] being manufactured in the United States at the time of order of each instrument. Faye Robinson, Director, Statutory Import Programs Staff Import Administration. [FR Doc. E7–19330 Filed 9–28–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S Notice and Call for Applications for the International Buyer Program for the Period January 1, 2009 Through December 31, 2009 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES University of California at Irvine, et al., Notice of Consolidated Decision on Applications, for Duty–Free Entry of Electron Microscopes This is a decision consolidated pursuant to Section 6(c) of the Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Materials Importation Act of 1966 (Pub. L. 89–651, 80 Stat. 897; 15 CFR part 301). Related records can be viewed between 8:30 A.M. and 5:00 P.M. in Room 2104, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th and Constitution Avenue., NW, Washington, D.C. Docket Number: 07–054. Applicant: University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA. Instrument: Electron Microscope, Model JEM–1400. Manufacturer: JEOL, Ltd., Japan. Intended Use: See notice at 72 FR 50933, September 5, 2007. Docket Number: 07–058. Applicant: Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA. Instrument: Electron Microscope, Model JEM–2100. Manufacturer: JEOL, Ltd., Japan. Intended Use: See notice at 72 FR 50933, September 5, 2007. Docket Number: 07–060. Applicant: University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia, PA. Instrument: Electron Microscope, Model H–7650. Manufacturer: Hitachi High– Technologies Corp., Japan. Intended Use: See notice at 72 FR 50933, September 5, 2007. Comments: None received. Decision: Approved. No instrument of equivalent scientific value to the foreign instrument, for such purposes as these instruments are intended to be used, was being manufactured in the United States at the time the instruments were ordered. Reasons: Each foreign instrument is an electron microscope and is intended for research or scientific educational uses requiring an electron microscope. We know of no electron microscope, or any other instrument suited to these purposes, which was VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:31 Sep 28, 2007 Jkt 214001 International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice and call for applications for the International Buyer Program for the period January 1, 2009 through December 31, 2009. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice sets forth objectives, procedures and application review criteria associated with support for domestic trade shows by the International Buyer Program of the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC). This announcement covers selection for International Buyer Program participation for Calendar Year 2009 (January 1, 2009 through December 31, 2009). The International Buyer Program (IBP) was established to bring international buyers together with U.S. firms by promoting leading U.S. trade shows in industries with high export potential. The International Buyer Program emphasizes cooperation between the DOC and trade show organizers to benefit U.S. firms exhibiting at selected events and provides practical, hands-on assistance such as export counseling and market analysis to U.S. companies interested in exporting. The assistance provided to show organizers includes worldwide overseas promotion of selected shows to potential international buyers, end-users, representatives and distributors. The worldwide promotion is executed through the offices of the DOC United States and Foreign Commercial Service (hereinafter referred to as the Commercial Service) in more than 70 countries representing the United States’ major trading partners, and also in U.S. Embassies in countries where the Commercial Service does not maintain offices. The Department expects to select approximately 40 shows for the January 1, 2009 through December 31, 2009 period from among applicants to the program. Shows selected for the PO 00000 Frm 00010 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 55745 International Buyer Program will provide a venue for U.S. companies interested in expanding their sales into international markets. Successful show organizer applicants will be required to enter into a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the DOC. The MOA constitutes an agreement between the DOC and the show organizer specifying which responsibilities are to be undertaken by DOC as part of the IBP and, in turn, which responsibilities are to be undertaken by the show organizer. Anyone requesting application information will be sent a sample copy of the MOA along with the application and a copy of this Federal Register Notice. The responsibilities to be undertaken by DOC will be carried out by the Commercial Service. DATES: Applications must be received within 60 days after the publication date of this Federal Register Notice. ADDRESSES: International Buyer Program, Global Trade Programs, U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th & Constitution Avenue, NW., HCHB 2107, Washington, DC 20230. Telephone: (202) 482–4403; Facsimile: (202) 482– 0872; e-mail: John.Klingelhut@mail.doc.gov (for deadline purposes, facsimile and e-mail applications will be accepted as interim applications, to be followed by signed original applications to be received within five (5) business days after the application deadline. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John Klingelhut, Acting Program Manager, International Buyer Program, HCHB 2002, Global Trade Programs, U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th & Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230. Telephone (202) 482–4403; Fax: (202) 482–0871; E-mail: John.Klingelhut@mail.doc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Commercial Service is accepting applications for the International Buyer Program for events taking place between January 1, 2009, and December 31, 2009. A participation fee of $8,000 for shows of five days or less is required. For shows more than five days in duration, or requiring more than one International Business Center, a participation fee of $14,000 is required. For shows ten days or more in duration, and/or requiring more than two International Business Centers, the participation fee will be negotiated, but shall not be less than $19,500. Under the IBP, the Commercial Service seeks to bring together E:\FR\FM\01OCN1.SGM 01OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


University of California at Irvine, et al., Notice of 
Consolidated Decision on Applications, for Duty-Free Entry of Electron 
Microscopes

    This is a decision consolidated pursuant to Section 6(c) of the 
Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Materials Importation Act of 1966 
(Pub. L. 89-651, 80 Stat. 897; 15 CFR part 301). Related records can be 
viewed between 8:30 A.M. and 5:00 P.M. in Room 2104, U.S. Department of 
Commerce, 14th and Constitution Avenue., NW, Washington, D.C.
    Docket Number: 07-054. Applicant: University of California at 
Irvine, Irvine, CA. Instrument: Electron Microscope, Model JEM-1400. 
Manufacturer: JEOL, Ltd., Japan. Intended Use: See notice at 72 FR 
50933, September 5, 2007.
    Docket Number: 07-058. Applicant: Drexel University, Philadelphia, 
PA. Instrument: Electron Microscope, Model JEM-2100. Manufacturer: 
JEOL, Ltd., Japan. Intended Use: See notice at 72 FR 50933, September 
5, 2007.
    Docket Number: 07-060. Applicant: University of Pennsylvania School 
of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia, PA. Instrument: Electron Microscope, 
Model H-7650. Manufacturer: Hitachi High-Technologies Corp., Japan. 
Intended Use: See notice at 72 FR 50933, September 5, 2007.
    Comments: None received. Decision: Approved. No instrument of 
equivalent scientific value to the foreign instrument, for such 
purposes as these instruments are intended to be used, was being 
manufactured in the United States at the time the instruments were 
ordered. Reasons: Each foreign instrument is an electron microscope and 
is intended for research or scientific educational uses requiring an 
electron microscope. We know of no electron microscope, or any other 
instrument suited to these purposes, which was being manufactured in 
the United States at the time of order of each instrument.

Faye Robinson,
Director, Statutory Import Programs Staff Import Administration.
[FR Doc. E7-19330 Filed 9-28-07; 8:45 am]
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