Postponement of Preliminary Determinations of Antidumping Duty Investigations: Electrolytic Manganese Dioxide from Australia and the People's Republic of China, 2445 [E8-544]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 10 / Tuesday, January 15, 2008 / Notices Company Pohang Iron and Steel Co. Ltd. (POSCO) .................... Dongbu Steel Co. Ltd. (Dongbu) ........................... Net subsidy rate 0.09 percent ad valorem (de minimis) 0.27 percent ad valorem (de minimis) Assessment Rates/Cash Deposits The Department intends to issue assessment instructions to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (‘‘CBP’’) 15 days after the date of publication of these final results of review to liquidate shipments of subject merchandise by POSCO and Dongbu entered, or withdrawn from warehouse, for consumption on or after January 1, 2005, through December 31, 2005, without regard to countervailing duties. We will also instruct CBP not to collect cash deposits of estimated countervailing duties on shipments of the subject merchandise by POSCO and Dongbu entered, or withdrawn from warehouse, for consumption on or after the date of publication of these final results of review. For all non–reviewed companies, the Department has instructed CBP to assess countervailing duties at the cash deposit rates in effect at the time of entry, for entries between January 1, 2005, and December 31, 2005. The cash deposit rates for all companies not covered by this review are not changed by the results of this review. Return of Destruction of Proprietary Information rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES This notice serves as a reminder to parties subject to administrative protective order (‘‘APO’’) of their responsibility concerning the disposition of proprietary information disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305(a)(3). Timely written notification of return or 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 in accordance with sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Act. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:48 Jan 14, 2008 Jkt 214001 Dated: January 8, 2008. David M. Spooner, Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. Appendix I – Issues in Decision Memorandum Company–Specific Issues 1. Whether Certain Research and Development (‘‘R&D’’) Grants Under the Industrial Development Act (‘‘IDA’’) Provide Countervailable Benefits 2. Calculation of R&D Benefits to POSCO [FR Doc. E8–564 Filed 1–14–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–602–806, A–570–919] Postponement of Preliminary Determinations of Antidumping Duty Investigations:Electrolytic Manganese Dioxide from Australia and the People’s Republic of China Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. EFFECTIVE DATE: January 15, 2008. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Hermes Pinilla (Australia) or Eugene Degnan (the People’s Republic of China), AD/CVD Operations, Office 5 or Office 8, respectively, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–3477 or (202) 482– 0414, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 2445 pursuant to 19 CFR 351.205(b)(2) and (e) for a 50-day postponement of the preliminary determinations. The petitioner requested postponement of the preliminary determinations in order to allow the Department additional time to do a thorough investigation of the respondents in these investigations. 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 determinations under section 733(c)(1)(A) of the Act by 50 days to March 19, 2008. The deadline for the final determinations will continue to be 75 days after the date of the preliminary determinations, unless extended. This notice is issued and published pursuant to section 733(c)(2) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.205(f)(1). Dated: January 8, 2008. David M. Spooner, Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E8–544 Filed 1–14–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S AGENCY: Postponement of Preliminary Determinations On September 17, 2007, the Department of Commerce (the Department) initiated the antidumping duty investigations of electrolytic manganese dioxide from Australia and the People’s Republic of China. See Notice of Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigations: Electrolytic Manganese Dioxide from Australia and the People’s Republic of China, 72 FR 52850 (September 17, 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, in accordance with section 733(b)(1)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act). On December 31, 2007, the petitioner, Tronox, LLC, made a timely request PO 00000 Frm 00005 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–570–910] Circular Welded Carbon Quality Steel Pipe from the People’s Republic of China: Notice of Preliminary Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value and Postponement of Final Determination Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. EFFECTIVE DATE: January 15, 2008. SUMMARY: We preliminarily determine that circular welded carbon quality steel pipe (‘‘CWP’’) from the People’s Republic of China (‘‘PRC’’) is being, or is likely to be, sold in the United States at less than fair value (‘‘LTFV’’), as provided in section 733 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the ‘‘Act’’). The estimated margins of sales at less than fair value (‘‘LTFV’’) are shown in the ‘‘Preliminary Determination’’ section of this notice. Pursuant to requests from interested parties, we are postponing for 60 days the final determination and extending provisional measures from a four-month period to not more than six months. Accordingly, we will make our final determination not later than 135 days after publication of the preliminary determination. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Thomas Martin or Maisha Cryor, AD/ AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\15JAN1.SGM 15JAN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-602-806, A-570-919]


Postponement of Preliminary Determinations of Antidumping Duty 
Investigations:Electrolytic Manganese Dioxide from Australia and the 
People's Republic of China

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

EFFECTIVE DATE: January 15, 2008.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Hermes Pinilla (Australia) or Eugene 
Degnan (the People's Republic of China), AD/CVD Operations, Office 5 or 
Office 8, respectively, Import Administration, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and 
Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-
3477 or (202) 482-0414, respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Postponement of Preliminary Determinations

    On September 17, 2007, the Department of Commerce (the Department) 
initiated the antidumping duty investigations of electrolytic manganese 
dioxide from Australia and the People's Republic of China. See Notice 
of Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigations: Electrolytic 
Manganese Dioxide from Australia and the People's Republic of China, 72 
FR 52850 (September 17, 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, in accordance with section 733(b)(1)(A) of the Tariff Act 
of 1930, as amended (the Act).
    On December 31, 2007, the petitioner, Tronox, LLC, made a timely 
request pursuant to 19 CFR 351.205(b)(2) and (e) for a 50-day 
postponement of the preliminary determinations. The petitioner 
requested postponement of the preliminary determinations in order to 
allow the Department additional time to do a thorough investigation of 
the respondents in these investigations.
    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 determinations under section 
733(c)(1)(A) of the Act by 50 days to March 19, 2008. The deadline for 
the final determinations will continue to be 75 days after the date of 
the preliminary determinations, unless extended.
    This notice is issued and published pursuant to section 733(c)(2) 
of the Act and 19 CFR 351.205(f)(1).

    Dated: January 8, 2008.
David M. Spooner,
Assistant Secretary for Import Administration.
[FR Doc. E8-544 Filed 1-14-08; 8:45 am]
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