Brake Rotors from the People's Republic of China: Extension of Time Limit for the Preliminary Results of the 2006-2007 Administrative and New Shipper Reviews, 1204-1205 [E7-25645]

Download as PDF 1204 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 4 / Monday, January 7, 2008 / Notices Notification of Interested Parties This notice also serves as a final reminder to importers of their responsibility under 19 CFR 351.402 (f) to file a certificate regarding the reimbursement of antidumping duties prior to liquidation of the relevant entries during this review period. Failure to comply with this requirement could result in the Secretary’s presumption that reimbursement of antidumping duties occurred, and in the subsequent assessment of double antidumping duties. This notice also is the only reminder to parties subject to administrative protective order (‘‘APO’’) of their responsibility concerning the return or destruction of proprietary information disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305. Timely written notification of the return/destruction of APO materials or conversion to judicial protective order is hereby requested. Failure to comply with the regulations and the terms of an APO is a sanctionable violation. We are issuing and publishing these results and notice in accordance with sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Act. Dated: December 27, 2007. Stephen J. Claeys, Acting Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. APPENDIX - Issues in Decision Memorandum U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–4295. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background New Shipper Review On April 18, 2007, Shanghai Tylon Company Ltd. (‘‘Tylon’’) requested a new shipper review of the antidumping duty order on brake rotors from the People’s Republic of China (‘‘PRC’’), which has an April anniversary month, in accordance with 19 CFR 351.214(c). On May 25, 2007, the Department initiated a new shipper review of Tylon covering the period April 1, 2006, through March 31, 2007. See Brake Rotors From the People’s Republic of China: Initiation of Antidumping Duty New Shipper Review, 72 FR 29299 (May 25, 2007). On August 23, 2007, Tylon agreed to waive the new shipper review time limits in accordance with 19 CFR 351.214(j)(3), to align the new shipper review with the concurrent 2006–2007 administrative review of the antidumping duty order on brake rotors from the PRC. On August 24, 2007, the Department aligned the new shipper review with the 2006–2007 administrative review of the antidumping duty order on brake rotors from the PRC.1 Brake Rotors from the People’s Republic of China: Extension of Time Limit for the Preliminary Results of the 2006–2007 Administrative and New Shipper Reviews Administrative Review On April 2, 2007, the Department published a notice of opportunity to request an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on brake rotors from the PRC. See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Opportunity To Request Administrative Review, 72 FR 15650 (April 2, 2006). On April 30, 2007, the Department received timely requests for an administrative review of this antidumping duty order in accordance with 19 CFR 351.213 from the following individual companies: LABEC, Winhere, Haimeng, Hongda, Meita, Wally, and Longkou Dixion Brake System Ltd. (‘‘Dixion’’). On April 30, 2007, the Department also received timely requests for an administrative review of 23 companies (or producer/ exporter combinations),2 from Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. EFFECTIVE DATE: January 7, 2008. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Frances Veith, AD/CVD Operations, Office 8, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, 1 See the Department’s memorandum, entitled ‘‘2006-2007 Administrative and New Shipper Reviews of the Antidumping Duty Order on Brake Rotors from the People’s Republic of China: Alignment of 2006-2007 Administrative and New Shipper Reviews,’’ dated August 24, 2007 (‘‘NSR Alignment Memo’’). 2 The names of these companies or producer/ exporter combination are as follows: (1) Longkou Haimeng Machinery Co., Ltd. (‘‘Haimeng’’); (2) ISSUES 1. Reliability of Ta Chen’s Financial Statements & Reported Affiliations 2. CEP Offset 3. LOT Adjustment 4. CEP Profit Calculation [FR Doc. E7–25644 Filed 1–4–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE: 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–570–846] pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES AGENCY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:05 Jan 04, 2008 Jkt 214001 PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 petitioner. As a result of the above– mentioned companies’ and petitioner’s requests for a review, this administrative review covers 24 companies. As mentioned above, on August 24, 2007, the Department aligned the new shipper review with the 2006–2007 administrative review of the antidumping duty order on brake rotors from the PRC.3 The preliminary results of these reviews are currently due no later than December 31, 2007. Extension of Time Limit for Preliminary Results of Review Pursuant to section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (‘‘Act’’), the Department shall make a preliminary determination in an administrative review of an antidumping duty order within 245 days after the last day of the anniversary month of the date of publication of the order. The Act further provides, however, that the Department may extend that 245–day period to 365 days if it determines it is not practicable to complete the review within the foregoing time period. The Department determines that completion of the preliminary results of these reviews within the statutory time period is not practicable. The Department requires additional time to analyze issues regarding the respondents, including 12 separate–rate respondents and two mandatory respondents in the administrative review and one respondent in the new shipper review. Therefore, given the Qingdao Meita Automotive Industry Co., Ltd. (‘‘Meita’’); (3) Laizhou Auto Brake Equipment Factory (‘‘LABEC’’); (4) Yantai Winhere Auto-Part Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (‘‘Winhere’’); (5) Laizhou Hongda Auto Replacement Parts Co., Ltd. (‘‘Hongda’’); (6) Laizhou City Luqi Machinery Co., Ltd. (‘‘Luqi’’); (7) Laizhou Wally Automobile Co., Ltd. (‘‘Wally’’); (8) Zibo Luzhou Automobile Parts Co., Ltd. (‘‘ZLAP’’); (9) Zibo Golden Harvest Machinery Limited Company (‘‘ZGOLD’’); (10) Longkou TLC Machinery Co., Ltd. (‘‘TLC’’); (11) Longkou Jinzheng Maxhinery Co. (‘‘Jinzheng’’); (12) Qingdao Gren Co. (‘‘Gren’’); (13) Shenyang Yinghao Machinery Co. (‘‘Yinghao’’); (14) Shanxi Zhongding Auto Parts Co., Ltd. (‘‘SZAP’’); (15) Shandong Huanri Group Company (‘‘Huanri’’); (16) Longkou Qizheng Auto Parts Co. (‘‘Qizheng’’); (17) China National Automotive Industry Import & Export Corporation (‘‘CAIEC’’), excluding entries manufactured by Shandong Laizhou CAPCO Industry (‘‘CAPCO’’); (18) CAPCO, excluding entries manufactured by CAPCO; (19) Laizhou Luyuan Automobile Fittings Co. (‘‘Luyuan’’), excluding entries manufactured by Laizhou Luyuan or Shenyang Honbase Machinery Co., Ltd. (‘‘Honbase’’); (20) Honbase, excluding entries manufactured by Laizhou Luyuan or Honbase; (21) China National Industrial Machinery Import & Export Corporation (‘‘CNIM’’); (22) Xianghe Xumingyuan Auto Parts Co. (‘‘Xumingyuan’’’’); and (23) Qingdao Golrich Autoparts Co., Ltd. (‘‘Golrich’’). 3 See NSR Alignment Memo. E:\FR\FM\07JAN1.SGM 07JAN1 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 4 / Monday, January 7, 2008 / Notices complexity of the issues and the number of companies in this case, and in accordance with sections 751(a)(3)(A) and 751(a)(2)(B)(iv) of the Act, we are extending the time period for issuing the preliminary results of review by 30 days until January 30, 2008. This notice is published in accordance with sections 751(a)(3)(A) and 777(i)(1) of the Act. Dated: December 28, 2007. Gary Taverman, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E7–25645 Filed 1–4–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE: 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–580–825] Notice of Extension of Time Limit for Final Results of Administrative Review: Oil Country Tubular Goods, Other Than Drill Pipe, from Korea Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. EFFECTIVE DATE: January 7, 2008 . FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Scott Lindsay, AD/CVD Operations, Office 6, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–0780. pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES AGENCY: Background On September 29, 2006, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published a notice of initiation for this antidumping duty administrative review. See Notice of Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews and Request for Revocation in Part, 71 FR 57465 (September 29, 2006). On September 11, 2007, the Department published the preliminary results of this administrative review of the antidumping duty order on oil country tubular goods (OCTG), other than drill pipe, from Korea. See Oil Country Tubular Goods, Other Than Drill Pipe, from Korea: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, 72 FR 51793 (September 11, 2007) (Preliminary Results). We received case briefs on October 11, 2007 and rebuttal briefs on October 16, 2007. Extension of Time Limit for Final Results Section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (‘‘the Act’’), VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:05 Jan 04, 2008 Jkt 214001 requires the Department to issue the preliminary results of an administrative review within 245 days after the last day of the anniversary month of an antidumping duty order for which a review is requested, and issue the final results within 120 days after the date on which the preliminary results are published. However, if the Department finds it is not practicable to complete the review within the time period, section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Act allows the Department to extend these deadlines to a maximum of 365 days and 180 days, respectively. We determine that it is not practicable to complete the final results of this review within current statutory limits. Due to the complexity of issues raised in the interested parties’ case briefs, specifically regarding the appropriate valuation of constructed value profit, selling expenses, and general and administrative expense ratios, the Department requires additional time to evaluate these issues properly. Therefore, we are extending the deadline for the final results of this review by 60 days, from January 9, 2008 until no later than March 10, 2008, in accordance with section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Act. We are issuing and publishing this notice in accordance with sections 751(a)(1), 751(a)(3)(A), and 777(i)(1) of the Act. Dated: December 21, 2007. Stephen J. Claeys, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E7–25646 Filed 1–4–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION Requests Pursuant to Section 4(c) of the Commodity Exchange Act To Extend the Exemption Granted Under Part 35 of the Commission’s Regulations to Certain Over-TheCounter Swaps and To Determine as Eligible Swap Participants Certain Floor Brokers and Traders Commodity Futures Trading Commission. ACTION: Extension of Comment Period. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (‘‘Commission’’) published on December 6, 2007, a notice of request for comment on exemption requests.1 Specifically, the Commission requested comment on whether to extend the exemption granted under 1 72 PO 00000 FR 68862 (December 6, 2007). Frm 00008 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 1205 Part 35 of the Commission’s regulations to certain over-the-counter (‘‘OTC’’) swaps that do not meet certain of the requirements otherwise imposed by Commission Regulation 35.2., as requested by ICE Clear U.S., Inc., a registered derivatives clearing organization, pursuant to section 4(c) of the Commodity Exchange Act (‘‘Act’’). The Commission also requested comment on a request from ICE Futures U.S., Inc. pursuant to section 4(c) of the Act that certain floor traders and floor brokers who are registered with the Commission, when trading for their own accounts, may be determined to be eligible swap participants and permitted to enter into certain specified OTC swap transactions. A potential commenter has asked for an extension of the comment period in light of fact that much of the initial comment period fell during the end-ofyear holiday period. The Commission is extending the comment period by 30 days. Comments must be received on or before February 6, 2007. ADDRESSES: Comments may be submitted by any of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov/http:// frwebgate.access.gpo/cgi-bin/leaving. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • E-mail: secretary@cftc.gov. Include ‘‘ICE Clear Section 4(c) Request’’ in the subject line of the message. • Fax: 202–418–5521. • Mail: Send to David A. Stawick, Secretary, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Three Lafayette Centre, 1155 21st Street, NW., Washington, DC 20581. • Courier: Same as mail above. All comments received will be posted without change to http://www.cftc.gov/. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lois J. Gregory, Special Counsel, 816–960– 7719, lgregory@cftc.gov, or Robert B. Wasserman, Associate Director, 202– 418–5092, rwasserman@cftc.gov, Division of Clearing and Intermediary Oversight; or Duane C. Andresen, Special Counsel, 202–418–5492, Andresen@cftc.gov, Division of Market Oversight, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Three Lafayette Centre, 1155 21st Street, NW., Washington, DC 20581. DATES: Issued in Washington, DC, on January 2, 2008 by the Commission. David A. Stawick, Secretary of the Commission. [FR Doc. E8–11 Filed 1–4–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6351–01–P E:\FR\FM\07JAN1.SGM 07JAN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 4 (Monday, January 7, 2008)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: E7-25645]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-570-846]


Brake Rotors from the People's Republic of China: Extension of 
Time Limit for the Preliminary Results of the 2006-2007 Administrative 
and New Shipper Reviews

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

EFFECTIVE DATE: January 7, 2008.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Frances Veith, AD/CVD Operations, 
Office 8, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, 
U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW, 
Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-4295.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

New Shipper Review

    On April 18, 2007, Shanghai Tylon Company Ltd. (``Tylon'') 
requested a new shipper review of the antidumping duty order on brake 
rotors from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''), which has an 
April anniversary month, in accordance with 19 CFR 351.214(c). On May 
25, 2007, the Department initiated a new shipper review of Tylon 
covering the period April 1, 2006, through March 31, 2007. See Brake 
Rotors From the People's Republic of China: Initiation of Antidumping 
Duty New Shipper Review, 72 FR 29299 (May 25, 2007).
    On August 23, 2007, Tylon agreed to waive the new shipper review 
time limits in accordance with 19 CFR 351.214(j)(3), to align the new 
shipper review with the concurrent 2006-2007 administrative review of 
the antidumping duty order on brake rotors from the PRC. On August 24, 
2007, the Department aligned the new shipper review with the 2006-2007 
administrative review of the antidumping duty order on brake rotors 
from the PRC.\1\
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    \1\ See the Department's memorandum, entitled ``2006-2007 
Administrative and New Shipper Reviews of the Antidumping Duty Order 
on Brake Rotors from the People's Republic of China: Alignment of 
2006-2007 Administrative and New Shipper Reviews,'' dated August 24, 
2007 (``NSR Alignment Memo'').
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Administrative Review

    On April 2, 2007, the Department published a notice of opportunity 
to request an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on 
brake rotors from the PRC. See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty 
Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Opportunity To Request 
Administrative Review, 72 FR 15650 (April 2, 2006). On April 30, 2007, 
the Department received timely requests for an administrative review of 
this antidumping duty order in accordance with 19 CFR 351.213 from the 
following individual companies: LABEC, Winhere, Haimeng, Hongda, Meita, 
Wally, and Longkou Dixion Brake System Ltd. (``Dixion''). On April 30, 
2007, the Department also received timely requests for an 
administrative review of 23 companies (or producer/exporter 
combinations),\2\ from petitioner. As a result of the above-mentioned 
companies' and petitioner's requests for a review, this administrative 
review covers 24 companies.
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    \2\ The names of these companies or producer/exporter 
combination are as follows: (1) Longkou Haimeng Machinery Co., Ltd. 
(``Haimeng''); (2) Qingdao Meita Automotive Industry Co., Ltd. 
(``Meita''); (3) Laizhou Auto Brake Equipment Factory (``LABEC''); 
(4) Yantai Winhere Auto-Part Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (``Winhere''); 
(5) Laizhou Hongda Auto Replacement Parts Co., Ltd. (``Hongda''); 
(6) Laizhou City Luqi Machinery Co., Ltd. (``Luqi''); (7) Laizhou 
Wally Automobile Co., Ltd. (``Wally''); (8) Zibo Luzhou Automobile 
Parts Co., Ltd. (``ZLAP''); (9) Zibo Golden Harvest Machinery 
Limited Company (``ZGOLD''); (10) Longkou TLC Machinery Co., Ltd. 
(``TLC''); (11) Longkou Jinzheng Maxhinery Co. (``Jinzheng''); (12) 
Qingdao Gren Co. (``Gren''); (13) Shenyang Yinghao Machinery Co. 
(``Yinghao''); (14) Shanxi Zhongding Auto Parts Co., Ltd. 
(``SZAP''); (15) Shandong Huanri Group Company (``Huanri''); (16) 
Longkou Qizheng Auto Parts Co. (``Qizheng''); (17) China National 
Automotive Industry Import & Export Corporation (``CAIEC''), 
excluding entries manufactured by Shandong Laizhou CAPCO Industry 
(``CAPCO''); (18) CAPCO, excluding entries manufactured by CAPCO; 
(19) Laizhou Luyuan Automobile Fittings Co. (``Luyuan''), excluding 
entries manufactured by Laizhou Luyuan or Shenyang Honbase Machinery 
Co., Ltd. (``Honbase''); (20) Honbase, excluding entries 
manufactured by Laizhou Luyuan or Honbase; (21) China National 
Industrial Machinery Import & Export Corporation (``CNIM''); (22) 
Xianghe Xumingyuan Auto Parts Co. (``Xumingyuan''''); and (23) 
Qingdao Golrich Autoparts Co., Ltd. (``Golrich'').
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    As mentioned above, on August 24, 2007, the Department aligned the 
new shipper review with the 2006-2007 administrative review of the 
antidumping duty order on brake rotors from the PRC.\3\ The preliminary 
results of these reviews are currently due no later than December 31, 
2007.
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    \3\ See NSR Alignment Memo.
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Extension of Time Limit for Preliminary Results of Review

    Pursuant to section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as 
amended (``Act''), the Department shall make a preliminary 
determination in an administrative review of an antidumping duty order 
within 245 days after the last day of the anniversary month of the date 
of publication of the order. The Act further provides, however, that 
the Department may extend that 245-day period to 365 days if it 
determines it is not practicable to complete the review within the 
foregoing time period.
    The Department determines that completion of the preliminary 
results of these reviews within the statutory time period is not 
practicable. The Department requires additional time to analyze issues 
regarding the respondents, including 12 separate-rate respondents and 
two mandatory respondents in the administrative review and one 
respondent in the new shipper review. Therefore, given the

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complexity of the issues and the number of companies in this case, and 
in accordance with sections 751(a)(3)(A) and 751(a)(2)(B)(iv) of the 
Act, we are extending the time period for issuing the preliminary 
results of review by 30 days until January 30, 2008.
    This notice is published in accordance with sections 751(a)(3)(A) 
and 777(i)(1) of the Act.

    Dated: December 28, 2007.
Gary Taverman,
Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration.
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