Certain Aluminum Extrusions From China, 17436-17437 [2010-7683]

Download as PDF 17436 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 65 / Tuesday, April 6, 2010 / Notices By order of the Commission. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2010–7688 Filed 4–5–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation Nos. 701–TA–475 and 731– TA–1177 (Preliminary)] Certain Aluminum Extrusions From China sroberts on DSKD5P82C1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: United States International Trade Commission. ACTION: Institution of antidumping and countervailing duty investigations and scheduling of preliminary phase investigations. SUMMARY: The Commission hereby gives notice of the institution of investigations and commencement of preliminary phase antidumping and countervailing duty investigations Nos. 701–TA–475 and 731–TA–1177 (Preliminary) under sections 703(a) and 733(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671b(a) and 1673b(a)) (the Act) to determine whether there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is materially injured or threatened with material injury, or the establishment of an industry in the United States is materially retarded, by reason of imports from China of certain aluminum extrusions, primarily provided for in subheadings 7604.21.00, 7604.29.10, 7604.29.30, 7604.29.50, and 7608.20.00 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, that are alleged to be sold in the United States at less than fair value and alleged to be subsidized by the Government of China. Unless the Department of Commerce extends the time for initiation pursuant to sections 702(c)(1)(B) or 732(c)(1)(B) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1671a(c)(1)(B) or 1673a(c)(1)(B)), the Commission must reach a preliminary determination in antidumping and countervailing duty investigations in 45 days, or in this case by Monday, May 17, 2010. The Commission’s views are due at Commerce within five business days thereafter, or by Monday, May 24, 2010. For further information concerning the conduct of these investigations and rules of general application, consult the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, part 201, subparts A through E (19 CFR part 201), and part 207, subparts A and B (19 CFR part 207). DATES: Effective Date: March 31, 2010. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Russell Duncan VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:37 Apr 05, 2010 Jkt 220001 (russell.duncan@usitc.gov, 202–708– 4727), Office of Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC 20436. Hearing-impaired persons can obtain information on this matter by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal on 202– 205–1810. Persons with mobility impairments who will need special assistance in gaining access to the Commission should contact the Office of the Secretary at 202–205–2000. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its internet server (http:// www.usitc.gov). The public record for these investigations may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at http://edis.usitc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background. These investigations are being instituted in response to a petition filed on March 31, 2010, by the Aluminum Extrusions Fair Trade Committee (‘‘Committee’’) 1 and the United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers International Union (‘‘USW’’). Participation in the investigations and public service list. Persons (other than petitioners) wishing to participate in the investigations as parties must file an entry of appearance with the Secretary to the Commission, as provided in sections 201.11 and 207.10 of the Commission’s rules, not later than seven days after publication of this notice in the Federal Register. 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 these investigations upon the expiration of the period for filing entries of appearance. Limited disclosure of business proprietary information (BPI) under an administrative protective order (APO) and BPI service list. Pursuant to section 207.7(a) of the Commission’s rules, the Secretary will make BPI gathered in these investigations available to 1 The Committee is comprised of the following members: Aerolite Extrusion Company, Younstown, OH; Alexandria Extrusion Company, Alexandria, MN; Benada Aluminum of Florida, Inc., Medley, FL; William L. Bonnell Company, Inc., Newnan, GA; Frontier Aluminum Corporation, Corona, CA; Futura Industries Corporation, Clearfield, UT; Hydro Aluminum North America, Inc., Linthicum, MD; Kaiser Aluminum Corporation, Foothill Ranch, CA; Profile Extrusion Company, Rome, GA; Sapa Extrusions, Inc., Des Plaines, IL; and Western Extrusions Corporation, Carrollton, TX. PO 00000 Frm 00069 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 authorized applicants representing interested parties (as defined in 19 U.S.C. 1677(9)) who are parties to the investigations under the APO issued in the investigations, provided that the application is made not later than seven days after the publication of this notice in the Federal Register. A separate service list will be maintained by the Secretary for those parties authorized to receive BPI under the APO. Conference. The Commission’s Director of Investigations has scheduled a conference in connection with these investigations for 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 21, 2010, at the U.S. International Trade Commission Building, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC. Parties wishing to participate in the conference should contact Russell Duncan (russell.duncan@usitc.gov, 202– 708–4727) not later than Friday, April 16, 2010, to arrange for their appearance. Parties in support of the imposition of antidumping duties in these investigations and parties in opposition to the imposition of such duties will each be collectively allocated one hour within which to make an oral presentation at the conference. A nonparty who has testimony that may aid the Commission’s deliberations may request permission to present a short statement at the conference. Written submissions. As provided in sections 201.8 and 207.15 of the Commission’s rules, any person may submit to the Commission on or before Monday, April 26, 2010, a written brief containing information and arguments pertinent to the subject matter of the investigations. Parties may file written testimony in connection with their presentation at the conference no later than three days before the conference. If briefs or written testimony contain BPI, they must conform with the requirements of sections 201.6, 207.3, and 207.7 of the Commission’s rules. The Commission’s rules do not authorize filing of submissions with the Secretary by facsimile or electronic means, except to the extent permitted by section 201.8 of the Commission’s rules, as amended, 67 FR 68036 (November 8, 2002). Even where electronic filing of a document is permitted, certain documents must also be filed in paper form, as specified in II (C) of the Commission’s Handbook on Electronic Filing Procedures, 67 FR 68168, 68173 (November 8, 2002). In accordance with sections 201.16(c) and 207.3 of the rules, each document filed by a party to the investigations must be served on all other parties to the investigations (as identified by either the public or BPI service list), and E:\FR\FM\06APN1.SGM 06APN1 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 65 / Tuesday, April 6, 2010 / Notices a certificate of service must be timely filed. The Secretary will not accept a document for filing without a certificate of service. Authority: These investigations are being conducted under authority of title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930; this notice is published pursuant to section 207.12 of the Commission’s rules. Issued: March 31, 2010. By order of the Commission. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2010–7683 Filed 4–5–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 337–TA–705] In the Matter of Certain Notebook Computer Products and Components Thereof; Notice of Commission Decision Not To Review an Initial Determination Correcting the Claims Asserted From U.S. Patent No. 7,156,693 in the Complaint and Notice of Investigation AGENCY: U.S. International Trade Commission. ACTION: Notice. Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined not to review an initial determination (‘‘ID’’) (Order No. 6) issued by the presiding administrative law judge (‘‘ALJ’’) in the above-referenced investigation correcting the claims asserted from U.S. Patent 7,156,693 (‘‘the ’693 patent’’) in the complaint and notice of investigation. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Daniel E. Valencia, Office of the General Counsel, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205–1999. Copies of non-confidential documents filed in connection with this investigation are or will be available for inspection during official business hours (8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.) in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205–2000. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its Internet server at http://www.usitc.gov. The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at http:// edis.usitc.gov. Hearing-impaired persons are advised that information on this matter can be obtained by sroberts on DSKD5P82C1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:37 Apr 05, 2010 Jkt 220001 17437 contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal on (202) 205–1810. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Commission instituted this investigation on February 24, 2010, based on a complaint filed by Toshiba Corporation of Japan (‘‘Toshiba’’). 75 FR 8400. The complaint alleges violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1337) in the importation into the United States, the sale for importation, and the sale within the United States after importation of certain notebook computer products and components thereof by reason of infringement of the ’693 patent and U.S. Patent No. 5,430,867. The complaint names three respondents. On March 8, 2010, Toshiba moved to amend the complaint and notice of investigation to correct the claims asserted from the ’693 patent. In particular, Toshiba’s motion indicates that claim 7 was erroneously identified instead of claim 4. Neither the Commission Investigative Attorney nor any of the respondents opposed this motion. On March 9, 2010, the ALJ issued the subject ID correcting the claims asserted from the ‘693 patent to include claims 1, 2, 4, 5, 9, 15–17, and 20–22. No petitions for review of the ID were filed. The Commission has determined not to review the ALJ’s ID. The authority for the Commission’s determination is contained in section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (19 U.S.C. 1337), and in section 210.42 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 210.42). Finance and Analysis Committee of the NASA Advisory Council. DATES: Tuesday, April 27, 2010, 9 a.m.– 11 a.m. CDT. ADDRESSES: NASA Johnson Space Center, Gilruth Conference Center, Lonestar Room, 2101 NASA Parkway, Houston, TX 77058. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Charlene Williams, Office of the Chief Financial Officer, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546. Phone: 202–358–2183, fax: 202–358– 4336. Issued: March 31, 2010. By order of the Commission. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. AGENCY: National Aeronautics and Space Administration. ACTION: Notice of meeting. [FR Doc. 2010–7681 Filed 4–5–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION [Notice (10–040)] NASA Advisory Council; Audit, Finance and Analysis Committee; Meeting AGENCY: National Aeronautics and Space Administration. ACTION: Notice of meeting. SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92–463, as amended, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration announces a meeting of the Audit, PO 00000 Frm 00070 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The agenda for the meeting includes the following topic: • GAO High Risk List The meeting will be open to the public up to the seating capacity of the room. It is imperative that the meeting be held on this date to accommodate the scheduling priorities of the key participants. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: March 31, 2010. P. Diane Rausch, Advisory Committee Management Officer, National Aeronautics and Space Administration. [FR Doc. 2010–7770 Filed 4–5–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7510–13–P NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION [Notice: (10–039)] NASA Advisory Council; Commercial Space Committee; Meeting SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92–463, as amended, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration announces a meeting of the Commercial Space Committee of the NASA Advisory Council. DATES: Monday, April 26, 2010, 1:30 p.m.–6 p.m. CDT. ADDRESSES: NASA Johnson Space Center, Gilruth Conference Center, 2101 NASA Parkway, Houston, TX 77058. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. John Emond, Innovative Partnerships Program, Office of the Chief Technologist, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC, 20546. Phone 202–358–1686, fax: 202– 358–3878, john.l.emond@nasa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The agenda for the meeting includes a NASA E:\FR\FM\06APN1.SGM 06APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 65 (Tuesday, April 6, 2010)]
[Notices]
[Pages 17436-17437]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-7683]


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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation Nos. 701-TA-475 and 731-TA-1177 (Preliminary)]


Certain Aluminum Extrusions From China

AGENCY: United States International Trade Commission.

ACTION: Institution of antidumping and countervailing duty 
investigations and scheduling of preliminary phase investigations.

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SUMMARY: The Commission hereby gives notice of the institution of 
investigations and commencement of preliminary phase antidumping and 
countervailing duty investigations Nos. 701-TA-475 and 731-TA-1177 
(Preliminary) under sections 703(a) and 733(a) of the Tariff Act of 
1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671b(a) and 1673b(a)) (the Act) to determine whether 
there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States 
is materially injured or threatened with material injury, or the 
establishment of an industry in the United States is materially 
retarded, by reason of imports from China of certain aluminum 
extrusions, primarily provided for in subheadings 7604.21.00, 
7604.29.10, 7604.29.30, 7604.29.50, and 7608.20.00 of the Harmonized 
Tariff Schedule of the United States, that are alleged to be sold in 
the United States at less than fair value and alleged to be subsidized 
by the Government of China. Unless the Department of Commerce extends 
the time for initiation pursuant to sections 702(c)(1)(B) or 
732(c)(1)(B) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1671a(c)(1)(B) or 1673a(c)(1)(B)), 
the Commission must reach a preliminary determination in antidumping 
and countervailing duty investigations in 45 days, or in this case by 
Monday, May 17, 2010. The Commission's views are due at Commerce within 
five business days thereafter, or by Monday, May 24, 2010.
    For further information concerning the conduct of these 
investigations and rules of general application, consult the 
Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure, part 201, subparts A 
through E (19 CFR part 201), and part 207, subparts A and B (19 CFR 
part 207).

DATES: Effective Date: March 31, 2010.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Russell Duncan 
(russell.duncan@usitc.gov, 202-708-4727), Office of Investigations, 
U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC 
20436. Hearing-impaired persons can obtain information on this matter 
by contacting the Commission's TDD terminal on 202-205-1810. Persons 
with mobility impairments who will need special assistance in gaining 
access to the Commission should contact the Office of the Secretary at 
202-205-2000. General information concerning the Commission may also be 
obtained by accessing its internet server (http://www.usitc.gov). The 
public record for these investigations may be viewed on the 
Commission's electronic docket (EDIS) at http://edis.usitc.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background. These investigations are being 
instituted in response to a petition filed on March 31, 2010, by the 
Aluminum Extrusions Fair Trade Committee (``Committee'') \1\ and the 
United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied 
Industrial and Service Workers International Union (``USW'').
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    \1\ The Committee is comprised of the following members: 
Aerolite Extrusion Company, Younstown, OH; Alexandria Extrusion 
Company, Alexandria, MN; Benada Aluminum of Florida, Inc., Medley, 
FL; William L. Bonnell Company, Inc., Newnan, GA; Frontier Aluminum 
Corporation, Corona, CA; Futura Industries Corporation, Clearfield, 
UT; Hydro Aluminum North America, Inc., Linthicum, MD; Kaiser 
Aluminum Corporation, Foothill Ranch, CA; Profile Extrusion Company, 
Rome, GA; Sapa Extrusions, Inc., Des Plaines, IL; and Western 
Extrusions Corporation, Carrollton, TX.
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    Participation in the investigations and public service list. 
Persons (other than petitioners) wishing to participate in the 
investigations as parties must file an entry of appearance with the 
Secretary to the Commission, as provided in sections 201.11 and 207.10 
of the Commission's rules, not later than seven days after publication 
of this notice in the Federal Register. 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 these investigations upon the 
expiration of the period for filing entries of appearance.
    Limited disclosure of business proprietary information (BPI) under 
an administrative protective order (APO) and BPI service list. Pursuant 
to section 207.7(a) of the Commission's rules, the Secretary will make 
BPI gathered in these investigations available to authorized applicants 
representing interested parties (as defined in 19 U.S.C. 1677(9)) who 
are parties to the investigations under the APO issued in the 
investigations, provided that the application is made not later than 
seven days after the publication of this notice in the Federal 
Register. A separate service list will be maintained by the Secretary 
for those parties authorized to receive BPI under the APO.
    Conference. The Commission's Director of Investigations has 
scheduled a conference in connection with these investigations for 9:30 
a.m. on Wednesday, April 21, 2010, at the U.S. International Trade 
Commission Building, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC. Parties wishing 
to participate in the conference should contact Russell Duncan 
(russell.duncan@usitc.gov, 202-708-4727) not later than Friday, April 
16, 2010, to arrange for their appearance. Parties in support of the 
imposition of antidumping duties in these investigations and parties in 
opposition to the imposition of such duties will each be collectively 
allocated one hour within which to make an oral presentation at the 
conference. A nonparty who has testimony that may aid the Commission's 
deliberations may request permission to present a short statement at 
the conference.
    Written submissions. As provided in sections 201.8 and 207.15 of 
the Commission's rules, any person may submit to the Commission on or 
before Monday, April 26, 2010, a written brief containing information 
and arguments pertinent to the subject matter of the investigations. 
Parties may file written testimony in connection with their 
presentation at the conference no later than three days before the 
conference. If briefs or written testimony contain BPI, they must 
conform with the requirements of sections 201.6, 207.3, and 207.7 of 
the Commission's rules. The Commission's rules do not authorize filing 
of submissions with the Secretary by facsimile or electronic means, 
except to the extent permitted by section 201.8 of the Commission's 
rules, as amended, 67 FR 68036 (November 8, 2002). Even where 
electronic filing of a document is permitted, certain documents must 
also be filed in paper form, as specified in II (C) of the Commission's 
Handbook on Electronic Filing Procedures, 67 FR 68168, 68173 (November 
8, 2002).
    In accordance with sections 201.16(c) and 207.3 of the rules, each 
document filed by a party to the investigations must be served on all 
other parties to the investigations (as identified by either the public 
or BPI service list), and

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a certificate of service must be timely filed. The Secretary will not 
accept a document for filing without a certificate of service.

    Authority:  These investigations are being conducted under 
authority of title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930; this notice is 
published pursuant to section 207.12 of the Commission's rules.

    Issued: March 31, 2010.

    By order of the Commission.
Marilyn R. Abbott,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2010-7683 Filed 4-5-10; 8:45 am]
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