Narrow Woven Ribbons With Woven Selvedge From China and Taiwan, 46224 [E9-21443]

Download as PDF jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES 46224 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 172 / Tuesday, September 8, 2009 / Notices are hereby named as parties upon which this notice of investigation shall be served: (a) The complainants are— The Lincoln Electric Company, 22801 St. Clair Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44117–1199. Lincoln Global, Inc., 17721 Railroad Street, City of Industry, California 91748. (b) The respondents are the following entities alleged to be in violation of section 337, and are the parties upon which the complaint is to be served: Atlantic China Welding Consumables, Inc., Zigong, Sichuan 643010, China. ESAB AB, Box 8004, Lindholmsallen 9, ¨ Goteborg, S–402 77, Sweden. Hyundai Welding Co., Ltd., Ilsong Building 15F, 157–37 Samsung 1dong, Gangnam-gu Seoul, 135 880, Korea. Kiswel Co., Ltd., Huengkook Building, 43–1 Juja Dong, Seoul, Korea. Sidergas SpA, Viale Rimembranza 17, 37010 S. Ambrogio (Verona) Italy. (c) The Commission investigative attorney, party to this investigation, is Benjamin Levi, Esq., Office of Unfair Import Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., Suite 401, Washington, DC 20436; and (3) For the investigation so instituted, the Honorable Paul J. Luckern, Chief Administrative Law Judge, U.S. International Trade Commission, shall designate the presiding administrative law judge. Responses to the complaint and the notice of investigation must be submitted by the named respondents in accordance with section 210.13 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 19 CFR 210.13. Pursuant to 19 CFR 201.16(d) and 210.13(a), such responses will be considered by the Commission if received not later than 20 days after the date of service by the Commission of the complaint and the notice of investigation. Extensions of time for submitting responses to the complaint and the notice of investigation will not be granted unless good cause therefor is shown. Failure of a respondent to file a timely response to each allegation in the complaint and in this notice may be deemed to constitute a waiver of the right to appear and contest the allegations of the complaint and this notice, and to authorize the administrative law judge and the Commission, without further notice to the respondent, to find the facts to be as alleged in the complaint and this notice and to enter an initial determination and a final determination containing such findings, and may result in the VerDate Nov<24>2008 17:32 Sep 04, 2009 Jkt 217001 issuance of an exclusion order or a cease and desist order or both directed against the respondent. Issued: September 2, 2009. By order of the Commission. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. E9–21542 Filed 9–4–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P investigation is sold at the retail level, representative consumer organizations, have the right to appear as parties in Commission antidumping and countervailing duty investigations. The Secretary will prepare a public service list containing the names and addresses of all persons, or their representatives, who are parties to the investigations. Background UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation Nos. 701–TA–467 and 731– TA–1164–1165 (Preliminary)] Narrow Woven Ribbons With Woven Selvedge From China and Taiwan Determinations On the basis of the record 1 developed in the subject investigations, the United States International Trade Commission (Commission) determines, pursuant to sections 703(a) and 733(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671b(a) and 19 U.S.C. 1673b(a)) (the Act), that there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is threatened with material injury by reason of imports from China of narrow woven ribbons with woven selvedge, primarily provided for in subheading 5806.32 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, that are alleged to be subsidized by the Government of China, and by imports of such merchandise from China and Taiwan that are alleged to be sold in the United States at less than fair value (LTFV). Pursuant to section 207.18 of the Commission’s rules, the Commission also gives notice of the commencement of the final phase of its investigations. The Commission will issue a final phase notice of scheduling, which will be published in the Federal Register as provided in section 207.21 of the Commission’s rules, upon notice from the Department of Commerce (Commerce) of affirmative preliminary determinations in these investigations under sections 703(b) and 733(b) of the Act, or, if the preliminary determinations are negative, upon notice of affirmative final determinations in those investigations under sections 705(a) and 735(a) of the Act. Parties that filed entries of appearance in the preliminary phase of the investigations need not enter a separate appearance for the final phase of the investigations. Industrial users, and, if the merchandise under On July 9, 2009, a petition was filed with the Commission and Commerce by Berwick Offray LLC and its wholly owned subsidiary Lion Ribbon Company, Inc., Berwick, PA, alleging that an industry in the United States is materially injured and threatened with material injury by reason of subsidized imports of narrow woven ribbons with woven selvedge from China and by imports of such merchandise from China and Taiwan sold in the United States at less than fair value. Accordingly, effective July 9, 2009, the Commission instituted countervailing duty investigation No. 701–TA–467 and antidumping duty investigations Nos. 731–TA–1164–1165 (Preliminary). Notice of the institution of the Commission’s investigations and of a public conference to be held in connection therewith was given by posting copies of the notice in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, Washington, DC, and by publishing the notice in the Federal Register of July 15, 2009 (74 FR 34362). The conference was held in Washington, DC, on July 30, 2009, and all persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to appear in person or by counsel. The Commission transmitted its determinations in these investigations to the Secretary of Commerce on August 24, 2009. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 4099 (August 2009), entitled Narrow Woven Ribbons with Woven Selvedge from China and Taiwan: Investigation Nos. 701–TA–467 and 731–TA–1164– 1165 (Preliminary). By order of the Commission. Issued September 1, 2009. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. E9–21443 Filed 9–4–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P 1 The record is defined in sec. 207.2(f) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 207.2(f)). PO 00000 Frm 00145 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\08SEN1.SGM 08SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 172 (Tuesday, September 8, 2009)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation Nos. 701-TA-467 and 731-TA-1164-1165 (Preliminary)]


Narrow Woven Ribbons With Woven Selvedge From China and Taiwan

Determinations

    On the basis of the record \1\ developed in the subject 
investigations, the United States International Trade Commission 
(Commission) determines, pursuant to sections 703(a) and 733(a) of the 
Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671b(a) and 19 U.S.C. 1673b(a)) (the 
Act), that there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the 
United States is threatened with material injury by reason of imports 
from China of narrow woven ribbons with woven selvedge, primarily 
provided for in subheading 5806.32 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of 
the United States, that are alleged to be subsidized by the Government 
of China, and by imports of such merchandise from China and Taiwan that 
are alleged to be sold in the United States at less than fair value 
(LTFV).
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    \1\ The record is defined in sec. 207.2(f) of the Commission's 
Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 207.2(f)).
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    Pursuant to section 207.18 of the Commission's rules, the 
Commission also gives notice of the commencement of the final phase of 
its investigations. The Commission will issue a final phase notice of 
scheduling, which will be published in the Federal Register as provided 
in section 207.21 of the Commission's rules, upon notice from the 
Department of Commerce (Commerce) of affirmative preliminary 
determinations in these investigations under sections 703(b) and 733(b) 
of the Act, or, if the preliminary determinations are negative, upon 
notice of affirmative final determinations in those investigations 
under sections 705(a) and 735(a) of the Act. Parties that filed entries 
of appearance in the preliminary phase of the investigations need not 
enter a separate appearance for the final phase of the investigations. 
Industrial users, and, if the merchandise under investigation is sold 
at the retail level, representative consumer organizations, have the 
right to appear as parties in Commission antidumping and countervailing 
duty investigations. The Secretary will prepare a public service list 
containing the names and addresses of all persons, or their 
representatives, who are parties to the investigations.

Background

    On July 9, 2009, a petition was filed with the Commission and 
Commerce by Berwick Offray LLC and its wholly owned subsidiary Lion 
Ribbon Company, Inc., Berwick, PA, alleging that an industry in the 
United States is materially injured and threatened with material injury 
by reason of subsidized imports of narrow woven ribbons with woven 
selvedge from China and by imports of such merchandise from China and 
Taiwan sold in the United States at less than fair value. Accordingly, 
effective July 9, 2009, the Commission instituted countervailing duty 
investigation No. 701-TA-467 and antidumping duty investigations Nos. 
731-TA-1164-1165 (Preliminary).
    Notice of the institution of the Commission's investigations and of 
a public conference to be held in connection therewith was given by 
posting copies of the notice in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. 
International Trade Commission, Washington, DC, and by publishing the 
notice in the Federal Register of July 15, 2009 (74 FR 34362). The 
conference was held in Washington, DC, on July 30, 2009, and all 
persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to appear in 
person or by counsel.
    The Commission transmitted its determinations in these 
investigations to the Secretary of Commerce on August 24, 2009. The 
views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 4099 (August 
2009), entitled Narrow Woven Ribbons with Woven Selvedge from China and 
Taiwan: Investigation Nos. 701-TA-467 and 731-TA-1164-1165 
(Preliminary).

    By order of the Commission.

    Issued September 1, 2009.
Marilyn R. Abbott,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. E9-21443 Filed 9-4-09; 8:45 am]
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