Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance, 23418-23419 [E8-9444]

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Gwellnar Banks, Management Analyst, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E8–9476 Filed 4–29–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–FP–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Economic Development Administration Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance Economic Development Administration, Department of Commerce. AGENCY: Notice and Opportunity for Public Comment. ACTION: Pursuant to Section 251 of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2341 et seq.), the Economic Development Administration (EDA) has received petitions for certification of eligibility to apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance from the firms listed below. EDA has initiated separate investigations to determine whether increased imports into the United States of articles like or directly competitive with those produced by each firm contributed importantly to the total or partial separation of the firm’s workers, or threat. LIST OF PETITIONS RECEIVED BY EDA FOR CERTIFICATION OF ELIGIBILITY TO APPLY FOR TRADE ADJUSTMENT rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES [April 1, 2008 through April 30, 2008] Date accepted for filing Firm Address Kinsley Incorporated ................. 901 Cross Keys Drive, Doylestown, PA 18902. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:09 Apr 29, 2008 Jkt 214001 PO 00000 Frm 00015 Fmt 4703 4/22/08 Sfmt 4703 Products Manufactures packing equipment, timing screws and change parts. E:\FR\FM\30APN1.SGM 30APN1 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 84 / Wednesday, April 30, 2008 / Notices 23419 LIST OF PETITIONS RECEIVED BY EDA FOR CERTIFICATION OF ELIGIBILITY TO APPLY FOR TRADE ADJUSTMENT— Continued [April 1, 2008 through April 30, 2008] Date accepted for filing Firm Address Nytex Automatic Product, Inc. .. 835 Pyka Road, Fredericksburg, TX 78624. P.O. Box 2490, Ft. Meyers Beach, FL 33932. 1800 Ocean Avenue, Ronkonkoma, NY 11779. 23697 U.S. Highway 322, Cochranton, PA 16314. 730 Plymouth N.E., Grand Rapids, MI 49505. 527 Gitts Run Road, Hanover, PA 17331. 521 Mt. Hope Street, North Attleboro, MA 02760. 4/22/08 Precision machine parts. 4/22/08 4/22/08 Grades shrimp, processes, packs, and ships to wholesale and retail markets domestically. High voltage power supplies and components. 4/22/08 Plastic injection molding business. P.O. Box 299, Casco, Maine 04015. P.O. Box 278, Whitefield, NH 03598. 3/24/08 Gulf Shrimp, Inc. ....................... Ultravolt Group, Inc. .................. Comor, Inc. ............................... Burke E. Porter Machinery Co. Hilltop Precision Machining, Inc. Mason Box Company ............... Hancock Lumber Co., Inc. ........ Brown Street Furniture, LLC ..... Any party having a substantial interest in these proceedings may request a public hearing on the matter. A written request for a hearing must be submitted to the Office of Performance Evaluation, Room 7009, Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC 20230, no later than ten (10) calendar days following publication of this notice. Please follow the procedures set forth in Section 315.9 of EDA’s final rule (71 FR 56704) for procedures for requesting a public hearing. The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance official program number and title of the program under which these petitions are submitted is 11.313, Trade Adjustment Assistance. 3/7/08 3/7/08 3/28/08 4/2/08 Products Measuring and checking instruments for automotive assembly line testing. Services proved tooling, fixtures, and wear parts of several markets which Include automotive. Manufactures custom and stock gift boxes, jewelry boxes, greeting card boxes, candy boxes, security mail boxes and medical lab boxes. Produce Eastern White Pine lumber and by-products. Produce case goods from a variety of hardwoods. AGENCY: for an Export Trade Certificate of Review (‘‘Certificate’’). This notice summarizes the conduct for which certification is sought and requests comments relevant to whether the Certificate should be issued. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeffrey Anspacher, Director, Export Trading Company Affairs, International Trade Administration, by telephone at (202) 482–5131 (this is not a toll-free number) or E-mail at oetca@ita.doc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title III of the Export Trading Company Act of 1982 (15 U.S.C. 4001–21) authorizes the Secretary of Commerce to issue Export Trade Certificates of Review. An Export Trade Certificate of Review protects the holder and the members identified in the Certificate from state and federal government antitrust actions and from private treble damage antitrust actions for the export conduct specified in the Certificate and carried out in compliance with its terms and conditions. Section 302(b)(1) of the Export Trading Company Act of 1982 and 15 CFR 325.6(a) require the Secretary to publish a notice in the Federal Register identifying the applicant and summarizing its proposed export conduct. SUMMARY: Export Trading Company Affairs (‘‘ETCA’’), International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce, has received an application Request for Public Comments Interested parties may submit written comments relevant to the determination whether a Certificate should be issued. If the comments include any privileged or confidential business information, it must be clearly marked and a nonconfidential version of the Dated: April 23, 2008. William P. Kittredge, Program Officer for TAA. [FR Doc. E8–9444 Filed 4–29–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–24–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES Export Trade Certificate of Review International Trade Administration, Commerce. ACTION: Notice of Application for an Export Trade Certificate of Review from Global Trade International LLC. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:09 Apr 29, 2008 Jkt 214001 PO 00000 Frm 00016 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 comments (identified as such) should be included. Any comments not marked privileged or confidential business information will be deemed to be nonconfidential. An original and five (5) copies, plus two (2) copies of the nonconfidential version, should be submitted no later than 20 days after the date of this notice to: Export Trading Company Affairs, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 7021–B H, Washington, DC 20230. Information submitted by any person is exempt from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552). However, nonconfidential versions of the comments will be made available to the applicant if necessary for determining whether or not to issue the Certificate. Comments should refer to this application as ‘‘Export Trade Certificate of Review, application number 08–00007.’’ A summary of the application follows. Summary of the Application Applicant: Global Trade International LLC (‘‘GTI’’), 6715 Greenview Street, Detroit, Michigan 48228. Contact: Ali Paul, President, Telephone: (313) 850–9952. Application No.: 08–00007. Date Deemed Submitted: April 22, 2008. Members (in addition to applicant): None. GTI seeks a Certificate to cover the following specific Export Trade, Export Markets, and Export Trade Activities and Methods of Operations. E:\FR\FM\30APN1.SGM 30APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 84 (Wednesday, April 30, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 23418-23419]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-9444]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Economic Development Administration


Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To 
Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance

AGENCY: Economic Development Administration, Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice and Opportunity for Public Comment.

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    Pursuant to Section 251 of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2341 et 
seq.), the Economic Development Administration (EDA) has received 
petitions for certification of eligibility to apply for Trade 
Adjustment Assistance from the firms listed below. EDA has initiated 
separate investigations to determine whether increased imports into the 
United States of articles like or directly competitive with those 
produced by each firm contributed importantly to the total or partial 
separation of the firm's workers, or threat.

        List of Petitions Received By EDA for Certification of Eligibility to Apply for Trade Adjustment
                                     [April 1, 2008 through April 30, 2008]
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                                                             Date
              Firm                       Address           accepted                    Products
                                                          for filing
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Kinsley Incorporated...........  901 Cross Keys Drive,       4/22/08  Manufactures packing equipment, timing
                                  Doylestown, PA 18902.                screws and change parts.

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Nytex Automatic Product, Inc...   835 Pyka Road,             4/22/08  Precision machine parts.
                                  Fredericksburg, TX
                                  78624.
Gulf Shrimp, Inc...............   P.O. Box 2490, Ft.         4/22/08  Grades shrimp, processes, packs, and ships
                                  Meyers Beach, FL                     to wholesale and retail markets
                                  33932.                               domestically.
Ultravolt Group, Inc...........  1800 Ocean Avenue,          4/22/08  High voltage power supplies and
                                  Ronkonkoma, NY 11779.                components.
Comor, Inc.....................  23697 U.S. Highway          4/22/08  Plastic injection molding business.
                                  322, Cochranton, PA
                                  16314.
Burke E. Porter Machinery Co...  730 Plymouth N.E.,           3/7/08  Measuring and checking instruments for
                                  Grand Rapids, MI                     automotive assembly line testing.
                                  49505.
Hilltop Precision Machining,      527 Gitts Run Road,         3/7/08  Services proved tooling, fixtures, and
 Inc..                            Hanover, PA 17331.                   wear parts of several markets which
                                                                       Include automotive.
Mason Box Company..............  521 Mt. Hope Street,        3/28/08  Manufactures custom and stock gift boxes,
                                  North Attleboro, MA                  jewelry boxes, greeting card boxes, candy
                                  02760.                               boxes, security mail boxes and medical
                                                                       lab boxes.
Hancock Lumber Co., Inc........   P.O. Box 299, Casco,       3/24/08  Produce Eastern White Pine lumber and by-
                                  Maine 04015.                         products.
Brown Street Furniture, LLC....  P.O. Box 278,                4/2/08  Produce case goods from a variety of
                                  Whitefield, NH 03598.                hardwoods.
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    Any party having a substantial interest in these proceedings may 
request a public hearing on the matter. A written request for a hearing 
must be submitted to the Office of Performance Evaluation, Room 7009, 
Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 
Washington, DC 20230, no later than ten (10) calendar days following 
publication of this notice. Please follow the procedures set forth in 
Section 315.9 of EDA's final rule (71 FR 56704) for procedures for 
requesting a public hearing. The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance 
official program number and title of the program under which these 
petitions are submitted is 11.313, Trade Adjustment Assistance.

    Dated: April 23, 2008.
William P. Kittredge,
Program Officer for TAA.
[FR Doc. E8-9444 Filed 4-29-08; 8:45 am]
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