Multilayered Wood Flooring From China, 79019 [2010-31694]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 242 / Friday, December 17, 2010 / Notices Pocatello, Idaho 83204. In order to ensure consideration in the environmental analysis of the proposed sale, comments must be in writing and postmarked or delivered within 45 days of the initial date of publication of this notice. Comments transmitted via e-mail will not be accepted. Comments, including names and street addresses of respondents, will be available for public review at the BLM Pocatello Field Office during regular business hours, except holidays. Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Authority: 43 CFR 2711.1–2. 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[FR Doc. 2010–31702 Filed 12–16–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–GG–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION Multilayered Wood Flooring From China emcdonald on DSK2BSOYB1PROD with NOTICES 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 1673b(a)) (the Act), that there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is materially injured by reason of imports from China of multilayered wood flooring, provided for in subheadings 4409.10, 4409.29, 4412.31, 4412.32, 4412.39, 4412.94, 4412.99, 4418.71, 4418.72, 4418.79.00, and 4418.90 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, that are alleged to be sold in the United States at less than fair value (LTFV) and subsidized by the Government of China. 1 The record is defined in § 207.2(f) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 207.2(f)). 16:45 Dec 16, 2010 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 the investigations under sections 703(b) or 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) or 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 [Investigation Nos. 701–TA–476 and 731– TA–1179 (Preliminary)] VerDate Mar<15>2010 Commencement of Final Phase Investigations Jkt 223001 These investigations are being instituted in response to a petition filed on October 21, 2010, on behalf of the Coalition for American Hardwood Parity (‘‘CAHP’’), an ad hoc association of U.S. manufacturers of multilayered wood flooring. The following companies are members of the CAHP: Anderson Hardwood Floors, LLC, Fountain Inn, SC; Award Hardwood Floors, Wausau, WI; Baker’s Creek Wood Floors, Inc., Edwards, MS; From the Forest, Weston, WI; Howell Hardwood Flooring, Dothan, AL; Mannington Mills, Inc., Salem, NJ; Nydree Flooring, Forest, VA; and Shaw Industries Group, Inc., Dalton, GA. Accordingly, effective October 21, 2010, the Commission instituted countervailing duty investigation No. 701–TA–476 and antidumping duty investigation No. 731–TA–1179 (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 October 27, 2010 (75 PO 00000 Frm 00055 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 79019 FR 66126). The conference was held in Washington, DC, on November 12, 2010, 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 December 6, 2010. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 4206 (December 2010), entitled Multilayered Wood Flooring from China: Investigation Nos. 701–TA–476 and 731–TA–1179 (Preliminary). Issued: December 13, 2010. By order of the Commission. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2010–31694 Filed 12–16–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Pursuant to the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (‘‘CERCLA’’) Notice is hereby given that on December 9, 2010, a proposed Consent Decree in United States v. James Matteo & Sons, Inc. (D.N.J.) No. 1:10–cv–06405 (NLH–JS) was lodged with the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. In this action, the United States sought the recovery of response costs pursuant to Section 107(a) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Recovery Act, as amended (‘‘CERCLA’’), 42 U.S.C. 9607(a), from Defendant for response costs incurred at the James Matteo & Sons, Inc. Superfund Site (the ‘‘Site’’), located in Gloucester County, New Jersey. Pursuant to the proposed Consent Decree, the Settling Defendant will pay to the United States $820,000 in reimbursement of past response costs incurred by the United States with respect to the Site. The proposed Consent Decree provides the Settling Defendant with a covenant not to sue pursuant to Sections 106 and 107 of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 9606 and 9607. The Department of Justice will receive for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication comments relating to the Consent Decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, and either e-mailed to pubcomment-ees.enrd@usdoj.gov or mailed to P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC E:\FR\FM\17DEN1.SGM 17DEN1

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation Nos. 701-TA-476 and 731-TA-1179 (Preliminary)]


Multilayered Wood Flooring From China

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 1673b(a)) (the Act), that 
there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States 
is materially injured by reason of imports from China of multilayered 
wood flooring, provided for in subheadings 4409.10, 4409.29, 4412.31, 
4412.32, 4412.39, 4412.94, 4412.99, 4418.71, 4418.72, 4418.79.00, and 
4418.90 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, that 
are alleged to be sold in the United States at less than fair value 
(LTFV) and subsidized by the Government of China.
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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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Commencement of Final Phase Investigations

    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 the investigations under sections 703(b) or 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) or 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

    These investigations are being instituted in response to a petition 
filed on October 21, 2010, on behalf of the Coalition for American 
Hardwood Parity (``CAHP''), an ad hoc association of U.S. manufacturers 
of multilayered wood flooring. The following companies are members of 
the CAHP: Anderson Hardwood Floors, LLC, Fountain Inn, SC; Award 
Hardwood Floors, Wausau, WI; Baker's Creek Wood Floors, Inc., Edwards, 
MS; From the Forest, Weston, WI; Howell Hardwood Flooring, Dothan, AL; 
Mannington Mills, Inc., Salem, NJ; Nydree Flooring, Forest, VA; and 
Shaw Industries Group, Inc., Dalton, GA. Accordingly, effective October 
21, 2010, the Commission instituted countervailing duty investigation 
No. 701-TA-476 and antidumping duty investigation No. 731-TA-1179 
(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 October 27, 2010 (75 FR 66126). The 
conference was held in Washington, DC, on November 12, 2010, 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 December 6, 2010. The 
views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 4206 
(December 2010), entitled Multilayered Wood Flooring from China: 
Investigation Nos. 701-TA-476 and 731-TA-1179 (Preliminary).

    Issued: December 13, 2010.

    By order of the Commission.
Marilyn R. Abbott,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2010-31694 Filed 12-16-10; 8:45 am]
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