Raw Flexible Magnets fom China and Taiwan, 63629 [E7-22014]

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[FR Doc. 07–5597 Filed 11–8–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MN–M INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation Nos. 701–TA–452 and 731– TA–1129 and 1130 (Preliminary)] Raw Flexible Magnets fom China and Taiwan mstockstill on PROD1PC66 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 section 703(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671b(a)) (the Act), that there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is threatened with material injury by reason of imports from China of raw flexible magnets, provided for in subheadings 8505.19.10 and 8505.19.20 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States,2 that are alleged to be subsidized by the Government of China.3 The Commission further 1 The record is defined in sec.–tion 207.2(f) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR § 207.2(f)). 2 Raw flexible magnets were provided for in HTS statistical reporting number 8505.19.0040 prior to December 19, 2004. 3 Commissioner Charlotte R. Lane determines that there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is materially injured by reason of such imports. VerDate Aug<31>2005 23:48 Nov 08, 2007 Jkt 214001 determines, pursuant to section 733(a) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1673b(a)), that there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is threatened with material injury by reason of imports from China and Taiwan of raw flexible magnets, that are alleged to be sold in the United States at less than fair value (LTFV).4 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 section 703(b) and section 733(b) of the Act, or, if the preliminary determinations are negative, upon notice of affirmative final determinations in those investigations under section 705(a) and section 735(a) of the Act. Parties that filed entries of appearance in the preliminary phase of the 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 September 21, 2007, a petition was filed with the Commission and Commerce by Magnum Magnetics Corp., alleging that an industry in the United States is materially injured or threatened with material injury by reason of subsidized imports of raw flexible magnets from China, and by reason of LTFV imports from China and Taiwan. Accordingly, effective September 21, 2007, the Commission instituted countervailing duty and antidumping duty investigation Nos. 701–TA–452 and 731–TA–1129 and 1130 (Preliminary). Notice of the institution of the Commission’s investigations and of a public conference to be held in 4 Commissioner Charlotte R. Lane determines that there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is materially injured by reason of such imports. PO 00000 Frm 00083 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 63629 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 September 28, 2007 (72 FR 55248). The conference was held in Washington, DC, on October 12, 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 November 5, 2007. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 3961 (November 2007), entitled Raw Flexible Magnets from China and Taiwan: Investigation Nos. 701–TA–452 and 731–TA–1129 and 1130 (Preliminary). Issued: November 5, 2007. By order of the Commission. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation Nos. 701-TA-452 and 731-TA-1129 and 1130 (Preliminary)]


Raw Flexible Magnets fom China and Taiwan

Determinations

    On the basis of the record \1\ developed in the subject 
investigations, the United States International Trade Commission 
(Commission) determines, pursuant to section 703(a) of the Tariff Act 
of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671b(a)) (the Act), that there is a reasonable 
indication that an industry in the United States is threatened with 
material injury by reason of imports from China of raw flexible 
magnets, provided for in subheadings 8505.19.10 and 8505.19.20 of the 
Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States,\2\ that are alleged to 
be subsidized by the Government of China.\3\ The Commission further 
determines, pursuant to section 733(a) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1673b(a)), 
that there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United 
States is threatened with material injury by reason of imports from 
China and Taiwan of raw flexible magnets, that are alleged to be sold 
in the United States at less than fair value (LTFV).\4\
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    \1\ The record is defined in sec.-tion 207.2(f) of the 
Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR Sec.  
207.2(f)).
    \2\ Raw flexible magnets were provided for in HTS statistical 
reporting number 8505.19.0040 prior to December 19, 2004.
    \3\ Commissioner Charlotte R. Lane determines that there is a 
reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is 
materially injured by reason of such imports.
    \4\ Commissioner Charlotte R. Lane determines that there is a 
reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is 
materially injured by reason of such imports.
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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 section 703(b) and section 
733(b) of the Act, or, if the preliminary determinations are negative, 
upon notice of affirmative final determinations in those investigations 
under section 705(a) and section 735(a) of the Act. Parties that filed 
entries of appearance in the preliminary phase of the 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 September 21, 2007, a petition was filed with the Commission and 
Commerce by Magnum Magnetics Corp., alleging that an industry in the 
United States is materially injured or threatened with material injury 
by reason of subsidized imports of raw flexible magnets from China, and 
by reason of LTFV imports from China and Taiwan. Accordingly, effective 
September 21, 2007, the Commission instituted countervailing duty and 
antidumping duty investigation Nos. 701-TA-452 and 731-TA-1129 and 1130 
(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 September 28, 2007 (72 FR 55248). The 
conference was held in Washington, DC, on October 12, 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 November 5, 2007. The 
views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 3961 
(November 2007), entitled Raw Flexible Magnets from China and Taiwan: 
Investigation Nos. 701-TA-452 and 731-TA-1129 and 1130 (Preliminary).

    Issued: November 5, 2007.

    By order of the Commission.
Marilyn R. Abbott,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. E7-22014 Filed 11-8-07; 8:45 am]
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