Oil Country Tubular Goods From the People's Republic of China: Postponement of Preliminary Determination of Antidumping Duty Investigation, 43098 [E9-20699]

Download as PDF 43098 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 164 / Wednesday, August 26, 2009 / Notices Dated: August 19, 2009. Katharine Gebbie, Director, Physics Laboratory. [FR Doc. E9–20524 Filed 8–25–09; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Institute of Standards and Technology BILLING CODE 3510–13–P AGENCY: National Institute of Standards and Technology, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES Manufacturing Extension Partnership Advisory Board DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. app. 2, notice is hereby given that the Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) Advisory Board, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will meet Thursday, September 24, 2009, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This meeting is being held in conjunction with MEP’s Quarterly Update meeting in Dallas, TX. The MEP Advisory Board is composed of 10 members appointed by the Director of NIST who were selected for their expertise in the area of industrial extension and their work on behalf of smaller manufacturers. The Board was established to fill a need for external input on MEP. MEP is a unique program consisting of centers across the United States and Puerto Rico, with partnerships at the state, federal, and local levels. The Board works closely with MEP to provide input and advice on MEP’s programs, plans, and policies. For this meeting, discussions will focus on a review of key findings and policy implications from the MEP Advisory Board’s Future of Manufacturing paper. In addition, MEP will provide an overview of its strategy for technology acceleration and gather Board input and advice on open source innovation, including methods and tools for fostering technology adoption by smaller manufacturers. The agenda may change to accommodate Board business. DATES: The meeting will convene September 24, 2009 at 8:30 a.m. and will adjourn at 3:30 p.m. on September 24, 2009. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Embassy Suites Dallas—DFW Airport North Outdoor World, 2401 Bass Pro Drive, Grapevine, TX 76051. Anyone wishing to attend this meeting should submit name, e-mail address and phone number to Susan Hayduk (susan.hayduk@nist.gov or 301–975– 5614) no later than September 10, 2009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Karen Lellock, Manufacturing Extension Partnership, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20899–4800, telephone number (301) 975–4269. Oil Country Tubular Goods From the People’s Republic of China: Postponement of Preliminary Determination of Antidumping Duty Investigation VerDate Nov<24>2008 17:05 Aug 25, 2009 Jkt 217001 International Trade Administration [A–570–943] AGENCY: Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. DATES: Effective Date: August 26, 2009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Laurel LaCivita or Eugene Degnan, AD/ CVD Operations, Office 8, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–4243 or (202) 482– 0414, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Postponement of Preliminary Determination On April 28, 2009, the Department of Commerce (‘‘the Department’’) initiated an antidumping duty investigation on Oil Country Tubular Goods from the People’s Republic of China.1 The notice of initiation stated that, unless postponed, the Department would issue its preliminary determination 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’’). The preliminary determination is currently due no later than September 15, 2009. On August 18, 2009, petitioners, Maverick Tube Corporation, United States Steel Corporation, TMK IPSCO, V&M Star L.P., V&M Tubular Corporation of America, Wheatland Tube Corp., Evraz Rocky Mountain Steel, United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers International Union, AFL–CIO–CLC (collectively, ‘‘Petitioners’’), made a timely request, pursuant to 19 CFR 351.205(b)(2) and (e), for a 50-day postponement of the preliminary determination, in order to allow 1 See Oil Country Tubular Goods From the People’s Republic of China: Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigation, 74 FR 20671 (May 5, 2009). PO 00000 Frm 00005 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 additional time for the review of complex questionnaire responses.2 Because there are no compelling reasons to deny the request, in accordance with section 733(c)(1)(A) of the Act, the Department is postponing the deadline for the preliminary determination by 50 days to no later than November 4, 2009. The deadline for the final determination will continue to be 75 days after the date of the preliminary determination, 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: August 24, 2009. Ronald K. Lorentzen, Acting Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations. [FR Doc. E9–20699 Filed 8–25–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–570–836] Glycine from the People’s Republic of China: Notice of Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review AGENCY: Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: On April 27, 2009, the U.S. Department of Commerce (the Department) published a notice of initiation of an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on glycine from the People’s Republic of China (PRC). The review covers 86 producers/ exporters of glycine from the PRC, including mandatory respondent Baoding Mantong Fine Chemistry Co., Ltd. (Baoding Mantong). Based on a withdrawal of request from GEO Specialty Chemicals, Inc. (GEO), a domestic producer of glycine, we are now rescinding this administrative review in full. EFFECTIVE DATE: August 26, 2009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dena Crossland, Brian Davis, or Angelica Mendoza, AD/CVD Operations, Office 7, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–3362, (202) 482– 7924, or (202) 482–3019, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 2 See letter from Petitioners, ‘‘Certain Oil Country Tubular Goods from the People’s Republic of China,’’ August 17, 2009. E:\FR\FM\26AUN1.SGM 26AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 164 (Wednesday, August 26, 2009)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-570-943]


Oil Country Tubular Goods From the People's Republic of China: 
Postponement of Preliminary Determination of Antidumping Duty 
Investigation

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

DATES: Effective Date: August 26, 2009.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Laurel LaCivita or Eugene Degnan, AD/
CVD Operations, Office 8, Import Administration, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and 
Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-
4243 or (202) 482-0414, respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Postponement of Preliminary Determination

    On April 28, 2009, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') 
initiated an antidumping duty investigation on Oil Country Tubular 
Goods from the People's Republic of China.\1\ The notice of initiation 
stated that, unless postponed, the Department would issue its 
preliminary determination 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''). The preliminary 
determination is currently due no later than September 15, 2009.
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    \1\ See Oil Country Tubular Goods From the People's Republic of 
China: Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigation, 74 FR 20671 
(May 5, 2009).
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    On August 18, 2009, petitioners, Maverick Tube Corporation, United 
States Steel Corporation, TMK IPSCO, V&M Star L.P., V&M Tubular 
Corporation of America, Wheatland Tube Corp., Evraz Rocky Mountain 
Steel, United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, 
Allied Industrial and Service Workers International Union, AFL-CIO-CLC 
(collectively, ``Petitioners''), made a timely request, pursuant to 19 
CFR 351.205(b)(2) and (e), for a 50-day postponement of the preliminary 
determination, in order to allow additional time for the review of 
complex questionnaire responses.\2\ Because there are no compelling 
reasons to deny the request, in accordance with section 733(c)(1)(A) of 
the Act, the Department is postponing the deadline for the preliminary 
determination by 50 days to no later than November 4, 2009. The 
deadline for the final determination will continue to be 75 days after 
the date of the preliminary determination, unless extended.
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    \2\ See letter from Petitioners, ``Certain Oil Country Tubular 
Goods from the People's Republic of China,'' August 17, 2009.
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    This notice is issued and published pursuant to section 733(c)(2) 
of the Act and 19 CFR 351.205(f)(1).

    Dated: August 24, 2009.
Ronald K. Lorentzen,
Acting Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty 
Operations.
[FR Doc. E9-20699 Filed 8-25-09; 8:45 am]
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