Circular Welded Carbon Steel Pipes and Tubes from Thailand: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, 30059-30060 [E8-11625]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 101 / Friday, May 23, 2008 / Notices final results of this new shipper review, including the results of our analysis of the issues raised by the parties in their comments, within 90 days of publication of these preliminary results. Assessment Rates Upon issuing the final results of the review, the Department shall determine, and CBP shall assess, antidumping duties on all appropriate entries. The Department intends to issue assessment instructions to CBP 15 days after the date of publication of the final results of review. Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.212(b)(1), we will calculate importer–specific ad valorem duty assessment rates based on the ratio of the total amount of the dumping margins calculated for the examined sales to the total entered value of those same sales. We will instruct CBP to assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries covered by this review if any importer–specific assessment rate calculated in the final results of this review is above de minimis. However, the final results of this review shall be the basis for the assessment of antidumping duties on entries of merchandise covered by the final results of these reviews and for future deposits of estimated duties, where applicable. dwashington3 on PRODPC61 with NOTICES Cash Deposit Requirements The following cash deposit requirements, when imposed, will be effective upon publication of the final results of this new shipper review for all shipments of subject merchandise exported by Xingda entered, or withdrawn from warehouse, for consumption on or after the publication date, as provided by section 751(a)(2)(C) of the Act: (1) for subject merchandise manufactured and exported by Xingda, the cash–deposit rate will be that established in the final results of this review; (2) for subject merchandise exported by Xingda but not manufactured by Xingda, the cash deposit rate will continue to be the PRC–wide rate (i.e., 198.63 percent); and (3) for subject merchandise manufactured by Xingda but exported by any party, the cash deposit rate will be the rate applicable to the exporter. If the cash deposit rate calculated for Xingda in the final results is zero or de minimis, a zero cash deposit will be required for entries of subject merchandise both produced and exported by Xingda. These cash deposit requirements, when imposed, shall remain in effect until further notice. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:27 May 22, 2008 Jkt 214001 30059 Notification to Importers Scope of the Order This notice serves as a preliminary reminder to importers of their responsibility under 19 CFR 351.402(f)(2) 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 the subsequent assessment of double antidumping duties. This new shipper review and notice are in accordance with sections 751(a)(2)(B) and 777(i) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.214(h)(i). Dated: May 19, 2008. Ronald K. Lorentzen, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E8–11620 Filed 5–22–08; 8:45 am] The products covered by this antidumping order are certain welded carbon steel pipes and tubes from Thailand. The subject merchandise has an outside diameter of 0.375 inches or more, but not exceeding 16 inches. These products, which are commonly referred to in the industry as ‘‘standard pipe’’ or ‘‘structural tubing’’ are hereinafter designated as ‘‘pipes and tubes.’’ The merchandise is classifiable under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) item numbers 7306.30.1000, 7306.30.5025, 7306.30.5032, 7306.30.5040, 7306.30.5055, 7306.30.5085 and 7306.30.5090. Although the HTSUS subheadings are provided for the convenience and purposes of customs and border protection (CBP), our written description of the scope is dispositive. BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S Rescission of Administrative Review DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration (A–549–502) Circular Welded Carbon Steel Pipes and Tubes from Thailand: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: On March 31, 2008, Saha Thai Steel Pipe (Public) Company, Ltd. (Saha Thai), a Thai manufacturer/exporter, requested that the U.S. Department of Commerce (the Department) conduct an administrative review of its sales during the POR. On April 25, 2008, the Department published a notice of initiation of an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on circular welded carbon steel pipes and tubes from Thailand. The review covers one manufacturer/exporter, Saha Thai. The period of review (POR) is March 1, 2007 through February 29, 2008. Saha Thai withdrew its request on April 23, 2008. EFFECTIVE DATE: May 23, 2008. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jacqueline Arrowsmith or Myrna Lobo, AD/CVD Operations, Office 6, Import Administration, International Trade, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–5255 or (202) 482–2371, respectively. AGENCY: Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), the Secretary will rescind an administrative review under this section, in whole or in part, if a party that requested a review withdraws the request within 90 days of the date of publication of the notice of initiation of the requested review. Saha Thai’s request was the sole basis for initiating this administrative review. Saha Thai withdrew its request in a timely fashion. Therefore, in response to Saha Thai’s withdrawal of its request for an administrative review pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1) of the Department’s regulations, the Department hereby rescinds the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on circular welded carbon steel pipes and tubes from Thailand. The Department intends to issue assessment instructions to CBP 15 days after the date of publication of this rescission of administrative review. 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 the return or destruction of APO materials or conversion to judicial protective disorder is hereby requested. Failure to comply with the regulations and terms of APO is a sanctionable violation. This notice is published in accordance with the sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00020 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\23MYN1.SGM 23MYN1 30060 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 101 / Friday, May 23, 2008 / Notices Dated: May 15, 2008. Stephen J. Claeys, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E8–11625 Filed 5–22–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Institute of Standards and Technology [Docket No. 080508641–8643–01] Request for Technical Input— Standards in Trade Workshops National Institute of Standards and Technology, Commerce. ACTION: Request for Workshop Recommendations. dwashington3 on PRODPC61 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) invites interested parties to submit recommendations for workshops covering specific sectors and targeted countries or regions of the world where training in the U.S. system of standards development, conformity assessment, and metrology may facilitate trade. Prospective workshops will be scheduled for a 3 to 5 day period. This notice is not an invitation for proposals to fund grants, contracts or cooperative agreements of any kind. NIST will offer a limited number of workshops, based upon the availability of resources. Recommenders are encouraged to consider Administration priorities outlined in the 2007 National Export Strategy. NIST will consider recommendations based upon which workshops would be most useful to intended audiences. DATES: All recommendations must be submitted no later than 5 p.m., June 23, 2008. ADDRESSES: All recommendations must be submitted to Ellen Emard via e-mail (ellen.emard@nist.gov) or by mail to 100 Bureau Drive, Mail Stop 2100, Gaithersburg, MD, 20899. The National Export Strategy is available at http:// www.ita.doc.gov/media/publications/ abstract/nes2007desc.html. Additional information about the NIST Standards in Trade Workshop is available at http://ts.nist.gov/standards/global/ sitdescr.cfm. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ellen Emard (301) 975–4038, ellen.emard@nist.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Standards in Trade Workshops are a major activity of the Global Standards and Information Group in the NIST Standards Services VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:34 May 22, 2008 Jkt 214001 Division. The workshops are designed to provide timely information to foreign standards officials on U.S. practices in standards and conformity assessment. Participants are introduced to U.S. technology and principles in metrology, standards development and application, and conformity assessment systems and procedures. Each workshop offers an overview of the roles of the U.S. Government, private sector, and regional and international organizations engaged in standards development and conformity assessment practices. Specific workshop objectives are to: (1) Familiarize participants with U.S. technology and practices in metrology, standardization, and conformity assessment; (2) describe and provide an understanding of the roles of the U.S. Government and the private sector in developing and implementing standards; (3) convey the structure of the standards and conformity assessment systems in the invited country or countries and the role and responsibilities of organizations represented by the invitees; and (4) facilitate professional contacts as a basis for strengthening technical ties and enhancing trade. Workshop recommendations (maximum 5 pages) must address at a minimum the following points, in the order noted and labeled accordingly: 1. Name and Description of the Recommending Person or Organization Provide the primary mailing address, and the name, telephone number and email address of the primary point of contact. 2. Industry Sector and Suggested Workshop Title which captures the essence of the recommendation Provide a title that considers the goals and potential benefits of the workshop. 3. Proposed Workshop Objectives Describe the intended goals to be attained, why they are important, the specific workshop objectives, and U.S. and foreign stakeholders that are likely to participate. 4. Calendar Dates Suggested for Workshop Provide three or more suggested start dates for the workshop. The first date should be no earlier than 8 months from the publication date of this announcement. 5. Relevant NIST Organizational Link Workshop topics must be linked to NIST activities and/or research. The appropriate NIST organizational unit, laboratory or program must be identified by the recommender and the relevance of the activity to NIST must be demonstrated. If known, identify the specific NIST staff who could serve as the NIST internal point of contact. PO 00000 Frm 00021 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 6. Principal Topics Provide a list of the suggested topics for the workshop. 7. Related Site Visits and Events Workshops can include visits to relevant business sites or events. Provide a list of suggested site visit locations, events or other areas of interest and discuss the relevance of each to the overall purpose of the proposed workshop’s goals. 8. Expected Outcomes/Measures of Success Include in this section a description of: a. The anticipated benefit of the workshop for trade and market access; b. The anticipated economic impacts (in dollars); c. The potential for future opportunities for collaboration and trade as a result of the workshop; d. The measures of success; and e. The desired results of the workshop and how the results will be measured. All recommendations must address each of the above eight points and be submitted to Ellen Emard via e-mail (ellen.emard@nist.gov) or mail 100 Bureau Drive, Mail Stop 2100 Gaithersburg, MD 20899 no later than 5 p.m., June 23, 2008. Dated: May 16, 2008. Richard F. Kayser, Chief Scientist. [FR Doc. E8–11627 Filed 5–22–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–13–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [Docket No. 080515671–8672–01; I.D. GF001] Coastal and Estuarine Land Conservation Program (CELCP)—FY 2009 Competition Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management (OCRM), the National Ocean Service (NOS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of funding availability. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The purpose of this document is to advise eligible coastal states and territories (requirements described below) that OCRM is soliciting coastal and estuarine land conservation project proposals for competitive funding under the CELCP. States and territories must have submitted to NOAA a draft CELCP plan on or before May 1, 2008 in order to be eligible to participate in the FY2009 funding opportunity (see Final Guidelines for Coastal and Estuarine E:\FR\FM\23MYN1.SGM 23MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 101 (Friday, May 23, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 30059-30060]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-11625]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

(A-549-502)


Circular Welded Carbon Steel Pipes and Tubes from Thailand: 
Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review

AGENCY: Import Administration, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.
SUMMARY: On March 31, 2008, Saha Thai Steel Pipe (Public) Company, Ltd. 
(Saha Thai), a Thai manufacturer/exporter, requested that the U.S. 
Department of Commerce (the Department) conduct an administrative 
review of its sales during the POR. On April 25, 2008, the Department 
published a notice of initiation of an administrative review of the 
antidumping duty order on circular welded carbon steel pipes and tubes 
from Thailand. The review covers one manufacturer/exporter, Saha Thai. 
The period of review (POR) is March 1, 2007 through February 29, 2008. 
Saha Thai withdrew its request on April 23, 2008.

EFFECTIVE DATE: May 23, 2008.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jacqueline Arrowsmith or Myrna Lobo, 
AD/CVD Operations, Office 6, Import Administration, International 
Trade, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution 
Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-5255 or (202) 
482-2371, respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Scope of the Order

    The products covered by this antidumping order are certain welded 
carbon steel pipes and tubes from Thailand. The subject merchandise has 
an outside diameter of 0.375 inches or more, but not exceeding 16 
inches. These products, which are commonly referred to in the industry 
as ``standard pipe'' or ``structural tubing'' are hereinafter 
designated as ``pipes and tubes.'' The merchandise is classifiable 
under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) item 
numbers 7306.30.1000, 7306.30.5025, 7306.30.5032, 7306.30.5040, 
7306.30.5055, 7306.30.5085 and 7306.30.5090. Although the HTSUS 
subheadings are provided for the convenience and purposes of customs 
and border protection (CBP), our written description of the scope is 
dispositive.

Rescission of Administrative Review

    Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), the Secretary will rescind an 
administrative review under this section, in whole or in part, if a 
party that requested a review withdraws the request within 90 days of 
the date of publication of the notice of initiation of the requested 
review. Saha Thai's request was the sole basis for initiating this 
administrative review. Saha Thai withdrew its request in a timely 
fashion. Therefore, in response to Saha Thai's withdrawal of its 
request for an administrative review pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1) 
of the Department's regulations, the Department hereby rescinds the 
administrative review of the antidumping duty order on circular welded 
carbon steel pipes and tubes from Thailand. The Department intends to 
issue assessment instructions to CBP 15 days after the date of 
publication of this rescission of administrative review.
    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 the return or destruction of APO materials or 
conversion to judicial protective disorder is hereby requested. Failure 
to comply with the regulations and terms of APO is a sanctionable 
violation.
    This notice is published in accordance with the sections 751(a)(1) 
and 777(i)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, and 19 CFR 
351.213(d)(4).


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    Dated: May 15, 2008.
Stephen J. Claeys,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration.
[FR Doc. E8-11625 Filed 5-22-08; 8:45 am]
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