Circular Welded Non-Alloy Steel Pipe From the Republic of Korea: Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, 42649-42650 [E4-20321]

Download as PDF erowe on DSK5CLS3C1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 162 / Monday, August 24, 2009 / Notices origin textile or apparel article that are like or directly competitive with the articles produced by the domestic industry concerned are increasing in absolute terms or relative to the domestic market for that article; (3) U.S. domestic production of the like or directly competitive articles of U.S. origin indicating the nature and extent of the serious damage or actual threat thereof, along with an affirmation that to the best of the requester’s knowledge, the data represent substantially all of the domestic production of the like or directly competitive article(s) of U.S. origin; (4) imports from Oman as a percentage of the domestic market of the like or directly competitive article; and (5) all data available to the requester showing changes in productivity, utilization of capacity, inventories, exports, wages, employment, domestic prices, profits, and investment, and any other information, relating to the existence of serious damage or actual threat thereof caused by imports from Oman to the industry producing the like or directly competitive article that is the subject of the request. 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Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or PO 00000 Frm 00006 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 42649 included in the request for OMB approval of this information collection; they also will become a matter of public record. Dated: August 19, 2009. Gwellnar Banks, Management Analyst, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E9–20283 Filed 8–21–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration (A–580–809) Circular Welded Non–Alloy Steel Pipe From the Republic of Korea: Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review AGENCY: Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. EFFECTIVE DATE: August 24, 2009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Shane Subler or Joe Shuler, at (202) 4820189 or (202) 482–1293, respectively; AD/CVD Operations, Office 1, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background In accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(b), on December 1, 2008, Wheatland Tube Company (‘‘Wheatland’’) and United States Steel Corporation (‘‘U.S. Steel’’), manufacturers of the domestic like product, timely requested an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on circular welded non–alloy steel pipe from the Republic of Korea for the period November 1, 2007, through October 31, 2008. Wheatland requested that the Department of Commerce (the ‘‘Department’’) conduct an administrative review of the following producers and/or exporters of the subject merchandise: SeAH Steel Corporation (‘‘Seah’’); Hyundai HYSCO; Husteel Co., Ltd. (‘‘Husteel’’); Daewoo International Corporation; Miju Steel Making Co.; Samsun Steel Co., Ltd. (‘‘Samsun’’); Kukje Steel Co., Ltd.; Nexteel Co., Ltd. (‘‘Nexteel’’); MSteel Co., Ltd.; Kumkang Industrial Co., Ltd. (‘‘Kumkang’’); Histeel Co., Ltd.; Hyundai Corporation; Dongbu Steel Co., Ltd.; Dong–A-Steel Co., Ltd.; Korea Iron & Steel Co., Ltd.; Union Pipe Manufacturing Co., Ltd.; Union Steel Co., Ltd.; Tianjin Huanbohai Import & E:\FR\FM\24AUN1.SGM 24AUN1 42650 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 162 / Monday, August 24, 2009 / Notices Export Co.; Huludao Steel Pipe Industrial Co., Ltd.; Huludao City Steel Pipe; Benxi Northern Steel Pipes Co.; and Tianjin Shuangjie Steel Pipe Co. On the same date, U.S. Steel requested the Department conduct an administrative review of the following producers of subject merchandise: Husteel; Hyundai HYSCO; Nexteel; Samsun; and Seah. On December 24, 2008, the Department initiated an administrative review covering the period November 1, 2007, through October 31, 2008. See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews and Request for Revocation in Part, 73 FR 79055 (December 24, 2008). Wheatland withdrew its request for a review of Kumkang on July 31, 2009. Wheatland is the only party to have requested a review of Kumkang. erowe on DSK5CLS3C1PROD with NOTICES Rescission of Review Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(l), the Department will rescind an administrative review, in whole or in part, if the 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 or. The Department may extend this deadline if it determines that it is reasonable to do so. Although Wheatland withdrew its request for Kumkang after the 90-day period, the Department has not to date dedicated extensive time and resources to this review, only having recently issued a supplemental questionnaire to Kumkang. Therefore, in response to Wheatland’s request, the Department hereby rescinds the administrative review for the period November 1, 2007, through October 31, 2008, for Kumkang. Assessment The Department will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (‘‘CBP’’) to assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries. For the companies for which this review is rescinded, the antidumping duties shall be assessed at rates equal to the cash deposit of estimated antidumping duties required at the time of entry, or withdrawal from warehouse, for consumption, in accordance with 19 CFR 351.212(c)(1)(i). The Department intends to issue appropriate assessment instructions to CBP 15 days after the date of publication of this notice of partial rescission of administrative review. Notification to Importers This notice serves as a reminder to importers of their responsibility under 19 CFR 351.402(f)(2) to file a certificate regarding the reimbursement of VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:04 Aug 21, 2009 Jkt 217001 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. Notification Regarding Administrative Protective Order This notice serves as a final reminder to parties subject to administrative protective orders (‘‘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/ destruction of APO materials or conversion to judicial protective order is hereby requested. Failure to comply with the regulations and terms of an APO is a sanctionable violation. This notice is issued and published in accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4). Dated: August 18, 2009. John M. Andersen, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations. [FR Doc. E4–20321 Filed 8–21–04; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Federal Consistency Appeal by Villa Marina Yacht Harbour, Inc. AGENCY: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Department of Commerce (Commerce). ACTION: Notice of appeal. SUMMARY: This announcement provides notice that Villa Marina Yacht Harbour, Inc. (Villa Marina) has filed an administrative appeal with the Department of Commerce requesting that the Secretary override the Puerto Rico Planning Board’s (PRPB) objection to the proposed expansion of an existing marina in Fajardo, Puerto Rico. DATES: Comments must be sent to the NOAA, Office of the General Counsel for Ocean postmarked or e-mailed no later than September 30, 2009. Requests for a public hearing must be filed within 30 days of publication of this notice. ADDRESSES: Materials from the appeal record will be available at the NOAA, Office of the General Counsel for Ocean Services, 1305 East-West Highway, Room 6111, Silver Spring, MD 20910 PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 and on the following Web site: http:// www.ogc.doc.gov/czma.htm. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gladys P. Miles, Attorney-Advisor, NOAA, Office of the General Counsel, 301–713–7384 or at gcos.inquiries@noaa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Notice of Appeal Villa Marina has filed notice of an appeal with the Secretary of Commerce (Secretary), pursuant to the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 (CZMA), 16 U.S.C. 1451 et seq., and implementing regulations found at 15 CFR Part 930, Subpart H. The appeal is taken from an objection by PRPB to Villa Marina’s consistency certification for a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers permit for a marina expansion in Fajardo, Puerto Rico. Under the CZMA, the Secretary may override PRPB’s objection on grounds that the proposed activity is consistent with the objectives or purposes of the CZMA or otherwise necessary in the interest of national security. To make the determination that the proposed activity is ‘‘consistent with the objectives or purposes’’ of the CZMA, the Secretary must find that: (1) The proposed activity furthers the national interest as articulated in sections 302 or 303 of the CZMA, in a significant or substantial manner; (2) the adverse effects of the proposed activity do not outweigh its contribution to the national interest, when those effects are considered separately or cumulatively; and (3) no reasonable alternative is available that would permit the activity to be conducted in a manner consistent with enforceable policies of the PRPB’s coastal management program. 15 CFR 930.121. Conversely, to make the determination that the proposed activity is ‘‘necessary in the interest of national security,’’ the Secretary must find that a national defense or other national security interest would be significantly impaired were the activity not permitted to go forward as proposed. 15 CFR 930.122. II. Opportunity for Federal Agency and Public Comment Pursuant to Department of Commerce regulations, the public and interested Federal agencies may submit comments on this appeal. Written comments must be sent no later than September 30, 2009 to the NOAA, Office of the General Counsel for Ocean Services, 1305 EastWest Highway, Room 6111, Silver Spring, MD 20910 or via e-mail to gcos.comments@noaa.gov. E:\FR\FM\24AUN1.SGM 24AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 162 (Monday, August 24, 2009)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

(A-580-809)


Circular Welded Non-Alloy Steel Pipe From the Republic of Korea: 
Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review

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

EFFECTIVE DATE: August 24, 2009.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Shane Subler or Joe Shuler, at (202) 
482-0189 or (202) 482-1293, respectively; AD/CVD Operations, Office 1, 
Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. 
Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW, 
Washington, DC 20230.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    In accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(b), on December 1, 2008, 
Wheatland Tube Company (``Wheatland'') and United States Steel 
Corporation (``U.S. Steel''), manufacturers of the domestic like 
product, timely requested an administrative review of the antidumping 
duty order on circular welded non-alloy steel pipe from the Republic of 
Korea for the period November 1, 2007, through October 31, 2008. 
Wheatland requested that the Department of Commerce (the 
``Department'') conduct an administrative review of the following 
producers and/or exporters of the subject merchandise: SeAH Steel 
Corporation (``Seah''); Hyundai HYSCO; Husteel Co., Ltd. (``Husteel''); 
Daewoo International Corporation; Miju Steel Making Co.; Samsun Steel 
Co., Ltd. (``Samsun''); Kukje Steel Co., Ltd.; Nexteel Co., Ltd. 
(``Nexteel''); MSteel Co., Ltd.; Kumkang Industrial Co., Ltd. 
(``Kumkang''); Histeel Co., Ltd.; Hyundai Corporation; Dongbu Steel 
Co., Ltd.; Dong-A-Steel Co., Ltd.; Korea Iron & Steel Co., Ltd.; Union 
Pipe Manufacturing Co., Ltd.; Union Steel Co., Ltd.; Tianjin Huanbohai 
Import &

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Export Co.; Huludao Steel Pipe Industrial Co., Ltd.; Huludao City Steel 
Pipe; Benxi Northern Steel Pipes Co.; and Tianjin Shuangjie Steel Pipe 
Co. On the same date, U.S. Steel requested the Department conduct an 
administrative review of the following producers of subject 
merchandise: Husteel; Hyundai HYSCO; Nexteel; Samsun; and Seah.
    On December 24, 2008, the Department initiated an administrative 
review covering the period November 1, 2007, through October 31, 2008. 
See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative 
Reviews and Request for Revocation in Part, 73 FR 79055 (December 24, 
2008).
    Wheatland withdrew its request for a review of Kumkang on July 31, 
2009. Wheatland is the only party to have requested a review of 
Kumkang.

Rescission of Review

    Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(l), the Department will rescind an 
administrative review, in whole or in part, if the 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 or. The 
Department may extend this deadline if it determines that it is 
reasonable to do so. Although Wheatland withdrew its request for 
Kumkang after the 90-day period, the Department has not to date 
dedicated extensive time and resources to this review, only having 
recently issued a supplemental questionnaire to Kumkang. Therefore, in 
response to Wheatland's request, the Department hereby rescinds the 
administrative review for the period November 1, 2007, through October 
31, 2008, for Kumkang.

Assessment

    The Department will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection 
(``CBP'') to assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries. For 
the companies for which this review is rescinded, the antidumping 
duties shall be assessed at rates equal to the cash deposit of 
estimated antidumping duties required at the time of entry, or 
withdrawal from warehouse, for consumption, in accordance with 19 CFR 
351.212(c)(1)(i). The Department intends to issue appropriate 
assessment instructions to CBP 15 days after the date of publication of 
this notice of partial rescission of administrative review.

Notification to Importers

    This notice serves as a 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.

Notification Regarding Administrative Protective Order

    This notice serves as a final reminder to parties subject to 
administrative protective orders (``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/destruction of APO materials or conversion 
to judicial protective order is hereby requested. Failure to comply 
with the regulations and terms of an APO is a sanctionable violation.
    This notice is issued and published in accordance with 19 CFR 
351.213(d)(4).

    Dated: August 18, 2009.
John M. Andersen,
Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing 
Duty Operations.
[FR Doc. E4-20321 Filed 8-21-04; 8:45 am]
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