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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 67 / Thursday, April 9, 2009 / Notices dwashington3 on PROD1PC60 with NOTICES Currency Conversions CP Kelco reported certain U.S. sales prices and certain U.S. expenses and adjustments in euros. Therefore, we made euro-U.S. dollar currency conversions, where appropriate, based on the exchange rates in effect on the dates of the U.S. sales, as certified by the Federal Reserve Board, in accordance with section 773A(a) of the Tariff Act. Department will issue final results of this administrative review, including the results of our analysis of the issues in any such written comments or at a hearing, within 120 days of publication of these preliminary results. Assessment Rates The Department shall determine, and CBP shall assess, antidumping duties on all appropriate entries. Upon completion of this administrative review, pursuant to section 351.212(b) Preliminary Results of Review of the Department’s regulations, the As a result of our review, we Department will calculate an assessment preliminarily find the following rate on all appropriate entries. CP Kelco weighted-average dumping margin has reported entered values for all of its exists for the period July 1, 2007, sales of subject merchandise to the U.S. through June 30, 2008: during the POR. Therefore, in accordance with section 351.212(b)(1) of Weighted Average the Department’s regulations, we will Manufacturer / Exporter Margin calculate importer-specific duty (percentage) assessment rates on the basis of the ratio CP Kelco ....................... 11.94% of the total amount of antidumping duties calculated for the examined sales The Department will disclose to the total entered value of the calculations performed within five days examined sales of that importer. These of the date of publication of this notice rates will be assessed uniformly on all in accordance with section 351.224(b) of entries the respective importers made the Department’s regulations. An during the POR. Where the assessment interested party may request a hearing rate is above de minimis, we will within thirty days of publication. See instruct CBP to assess duties on all section 351.310(c) of the Department’s entries of subject merchandise by that regulations. Any hearing, if requested, importer. The Department will issue will be held 37 days after the date of appropriate assessment instructions publication, or the first business day directly to CBP fifteen days after thereafter, unless the Department alters publication of the final results of the date pursuant to section 351.310(d) review. of the Department’s regulations. The Department clarified its Requests should contain the party’s ‘‘automatic assessment’’ regulation on name, address, and telephone number, May 6, 2003. See Antidumping and the number of participants, and a list of Countervailing Duty Proceedings: the issues to be discussed. At the Assessment of Antidumping Duties, 68 hearing, each party may make an FR 23954 (May 6, 2003). This affirmative presentation only on issues clarification will apply to entries of raised in that party’s case brief and may subject merchandise during the POR make rebuttal presentations only on produced by the respondent for which arguments included in that party’s it did not know its merchandise was rebuttal brief. destined for the United States. In such instances, we will instruct CBP to Comments liquidate un-reviewed entries at the allInterested parties may submit case others rate if there is no rate for the briefs no later than 30 days after the intermediate company(ies) involved in date of publication of these preliminary the transaction. Id. results of review. See 19 CFR Cash Deposit Requirements 351.309(c). Rebuttal briefs, limited to issues raised in the case briefs, may be Furthermore, the following deposit filed no later than 35 days after the date requirements will be effective upon of publication of this notice. See 19 CFR completion of the final results of this 351.309(d). Parties who submit administrative review for all shipments arguments in these proceedings are of CMC from Finland entered, or requested to submit with the argument: withdrawn from warehouse, for 1) a statement of the issue; 2) a brief consumption on or after the publication summary of the argument; and 3) a table date of the final results of this of authorities. Further, parties administrative review, as provided by submitting written comments should section 751(a)(1) of the Tariff Act: 1) the provide the Department with an cash deposit rate for CP Kelco will be additional copy of the public version of the rate established in the final results any such comments on diskette. The of review; 2) if the exporter is not a firm VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:28 Apr 08, 2009 Jkt 217001 PO 00000 Frm 00010 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 16185 covered in this review or the less-thanfair-value (LTFV) investigation, but the manufacturer is, the cash deposit rate will be the rate established for the most recent period for the manufacturer of the merchandise; and 3) if neither the exporter nor the manufacturer is a firm covered in this or any previous review conducted by the Department, the cash deposit rate will be the all-others rate of 6.65 percent ad valorem from the LTFV investigation. See Notice of Antidumping Duty Orders: Purified Carboxymethylcellulose from Finland, Mexico, the Netherlands and Sweden, 70 FR 39734 (July 11, 2005). These deposit requirements, when imposed, shall remain in effect until further notice. Notification to Importers This notice also serves as a preliminary 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 the subsequent assessment of double the antidumping duties. We are issuing and publishing this notice in accordance with sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Tariff Act. Dated: April 2, 2009. Ronald K. Lorentzen, Acting Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. E9–8113 Filed 4–8–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration North American Free-Trade Agreement, Article 1904 Binational Panel Reviews: Notice of Termination of Panel Review AGENCY: NAFTA Secretariat, United States Section, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of Termination of Panel Review of the Final Results of Full Sunset Review made by the International Trade Commission, respecting Gray Portland Cement and Clinker from Mexico, Secretariat File No. USA–MEX–2000–1904–10. SUMMARY: Pursuant to the negotiated settlement between the United States and Mexican industries, the panel E:\FR\FM\09APN1.SGM 09APN1 16186 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 67 / Thursday, April 9, 2009 / Notices proceedings of the above-noted case were stayed as of April 3, 2006 until April 1, 2009. A panel was appointed to this panel review and no further action was taken in the administration of the case effective April 3, 2006 through April 1, 2009. The U.S. Department of Commerce has revoked, as of April 1, 2009, the antidumping duty order on Gray Portland Cement and Clinker from Mexico. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Valerie Dees, United States Secretary, NAFTA Secretariat, Suite 2061, 14th and Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230, (202) 482–5438. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Chapter 19 of the North American Free-Trade Agreement (‘‘Agreement’’) established a mechanism to replace domestic judicial review of final determinations in antidumping and countervailing duty cases involving imports from a NAFTA country with review by independent binational panels. When a Request for Panel Review is filed, a panel is established to act in place of national courts to review expeditiously the final determination to determine whether it conforms with the antidumping or countervailing duty law of the country that made the determination. Under Article 1904 of the Agreement, which came into force on January 1, 1994, the Government of the United States, the Government of Canada, and the Government of Mexico established Rules of Procedure for Article 1904 Binational Panel Reviews (‘‘Rules’’). These Rules were published in the Federal Register on February 23, 1994 (59 FR 8686). The panel review in this matter was requested. Pursuant to these Rules and terminated in accordance with the settlement agreement. Dated: April 3, 2009. Valerie Dees, United States Secretary, NAFTA Secretariat. [FR Doc. E9–8055 Filed 4–8–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–GT–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration dwashington3 on PROD1PC60 with NOTICES RIN: 0648–XO51 Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meetings. VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:28 Apr 08, 2009 Jkt 217001 SUMMARY: The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Council) Ad Hoc Groundfish Essential Fish Habitat Review Committee (EFHRC) will hold a work session, which is open to the public, to evaluate proposals to change areas closed to bottom contact fishing gear and for modifications to groundfish Essential Fish Habitat (EFH) and Habitat Areas of Particular Concern (HAPC). DATES: The work session will be held Tuesday, May 12, 2009, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Wednesday, May 13, 2009, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The work session will be held at the Pacific Fishery Management Council Office, Large Conference Room, 7700 NE Ambassador Place, Suite 101, Portland, OR 97220–1384; telephone: (503) 820–2280. Council address: Pacific Fishery Management Council, 7700 NE Ambassador Place, Suite 101, Portland, OR 97220–1384. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Chuck Tracy, Staff Officer, Pacific Fishery Management Council; telephone: (503) 820–2280. The purpose of the work session is to review and evaluate proposals for changes to areas closed to bottom contact gear and modifications to groundfish EFH and HAPC, and to develop recommendations for advancing proposals in the Council process. Desired proposal contents and evaluation criteria are included in the Terms of Reference (TOR) document available from the Council office or on the Council web site (www.pcouncil.org) Applicants must submit proposals to the Council office no later than 4:30 p.m. May 1, 2009, and can be sent by mail, email (pfmc.comments@noaa.gov) or fax (503–820–2299). Proposals are tentatively scheduled to be presented to the Council for initial approval at the June, 2009 Council meeting in Spokane, WA. Although non-emergency issues not contained in the meeting agenda may come before the EFHRC for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal EFHRC action during this meeting. EFHRC action will be restricted to those issues specifically listed in this notice and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, provided the public has been notified of the EFHRC’s intent to take final action to address the emergency. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Special Accommodations This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Ms. Carolyn Porter at (503) 820–2280 at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. Dated: April 6, 2009. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. E9–8125 Filed 4–8–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN: 0648–XO52 Fisheries of the South Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, and Caribbean; Southeastern Data, Assessment, and Review (SEDAR) Steering Committee; Public Meeting AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of SEDAR Steering Committee meeting. SUMMARY: The SEDAR Steering Committee will meet to discuss the SEDAR assessment schedule and the SEDAR process. See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. DATES: The SEDAR Steering Committee will meet on Monday, May 18, 2009, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Boston Marriott Long Wharf, 296 State Street, Boston, MA 02109. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John Carmichael, SEDAR Program Manager, SEDAR/SAFMC, 4055 Faber Place, Suite 201, North Charleston, SC 29405; telephone: (843) 571–4366 or toll free (866) SAFMC–10; fax: (843) 769–4520. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The South Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, and Caribbean Fishery Management Councils; in conjunction with NOAA Fisheries, the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, and the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission; implemented the Southeast Data, Assessment and Review (SEDAR) process, a multi-step method for determining the status of fish stocks. The SEDAR Steering Committee meets twice annually to provide oversight of the SEDAR process, establish assessment priorities, and provide coordination between assessment efforts and management activities. E:\FR\FM\09APN1.SGM 09APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 67 (Thursday, April 9, 2009)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


North American Free-Trade Agreement, Article 1904 Binational 
Panel Reviews: Notice of Termination of Panel Review

AGENCY: NAFTA Secretariat, United States Section, International Trade 
Administration, Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of Termination of Panel Review of the Final Results of 
Full Sunset Review made by the International Trade Commission, 
respecting Gray Portland Cement and Clinker from Mexico, Secretariat 
File No. USA-MEX-2000-1904-10.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to the negotiated settlement between the United 
States and Mexican industries, the panel

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proceedings of the above-noted case were stayed as of April 3, 2006 
until April 1, 2009. A panel was appointed to this panel review and no 
further action was taken in the administration of the case effective 
April 3, 2006 through April 1, 2009. The U.S. Department of Commerce 
has revoked, as of April 1, 2009, the antidumping duty order on Gray 
Portland Cement and Clinker from Mexico.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Valerie Dees, United States Secretary, 
NAFTA Secretariat, Suite 2061, 14th and Constitution Avenue, NW., 
Washington, DC 20230, (202) 482-5438.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Chapter 19 of the North American Free-Trade 
Agreement (``Agreement'') established a mechanism to replace domestic 
judicial review of final determinations in antidumping and 
countervailing duty cases involving imports from a NAFTA country with 
review by independent binational panels. When a Request for Panel 
Review is filed, a panel is established to act in place of national 
courts to review expeditiously the final determination to determine 
whether it conforms with the antidumping or countervailing duty law of 
the country that made the determination.
    Under Article 1904 of the Agreement, which came into force on 
January 1, 1994, the Government of the United States, the Government of 
Canada, and the Government of Mexico established Rules of Procedure for 
Article 1904 Binational Panel Reviews (``Rules''). These Rules were 
published in the Federal Register on February 23, 1994 (59 FR 8686). 
The panel review in this matter was requested.
    Pursuant to these Rules and terminated in accordance with the 
settlement agreement.

    Dated: April 3, 2009.
Valerie Dees,
United States Secretary, NAFTA Secretariat.
[FR Doc. E9-8055 Filed 4-8-09; 8:45 am]
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