Porcelain-on-Steel Cooking Ware from the People's Republic of China: Final Results of the Expedited Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order, 7534 [2011-3008]

Download as PDF 7534 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 28 / Thursday, February 10, 2011 / Notices Dated: February 3, 2011. Ronald K. Lorentzen, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: 202–482–1655. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: [FR Doc. 2011–3018 Filed 2–9–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–570–506] Porcelain-on-Steel Cooking Ware from the People’s Republic of China: Final Results of the Expedited Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: On October 1, 2010, the Department of Commerce (‘‘Department’’) initiated a sunset review of the antidumping duty order on porcelain-on-steel cooking ware (‘‘POS cookware’’) from the People’s Republic of China (‘‘PRC’’) pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (‘‘Act’’). See Initiation of FiveYear (‘‘Sunset’’) Review, 75 FR 60731 (October 1, 2010) (‘‘Sunset Initiation’’); see also Antidumping Duty Order; Porcelain-on-Steel Cooking Ware from the People’s Republic of China, 51 FR 43414 (December 2, 1986) (‘‘Order’’). On October 18, 2010, Columbian Home Products, LLC (formerly General Housewares Corporation) (‘‘Columbian’’), the petitioner in the POS cookware investigation, notified the Department that it intended to participate in the sunset review. The Department did not receive a substantive response from any respondent party. Based on the notice of intent to participate and adequate response filed by the domestic interested party, and the lack of response from any respondent interested party, the Department conducted an expedited sunset review of the Order pursuant to section 751(c)(3)(B) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.218(e)(1)(ii)(C)(2). As a result of this sunset review, the Department finds that revocation of the Order would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping, at the levels indicated in the ‘‘Final Results of Sunset Review’’ section of this notice, infra. DATES: Effective Date: February 10, 2011. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Toni Dach; AD/CVD Operations, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution jdjones on DSK8KYBLC1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:10 Feb 09, 2011 Jkt 223001 Background On October 1, 2010, the Department initiated a sunset review of the order on POS cookware pursuant to section 751(c) of the Act. See Sunset Initiation, 75 FR 60731. On October 18, 2010, the Department received a timely notice of intent to participate in the sunset review from Columbian, pursuant to 19 CFR 351.218(d)(1)(i). In accordance with 19 CFR 351.218(d)(1)(ii)(A), Columbian claimed interested party status under section 771(9)(C) of the Act as a producer of the domestic like product. On November 1, 2010, Columbian filed a substantive response in the sunset review, within the 30-day deadline as specified in 19 CFR 351.218(d)(3)(i). The Department did not receive a substantive response from any respondent interested party in the sunset review. As a result, pursuant to section 751(c)(3)(B) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.218(e)(1)(ii)(C)(2), the Department conducted an expedited sunset review of the Order. Scope of the Order The merchandise covered by this order is porcelain-on-steel cooking ware from the PRC, including tea kettles, which do not have self-contained electric heating elements. All of the foregoing are constructed of steel and are enameled or glazed with vitreous glasses. The merchandise is currently classifiable under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (‘‘HTSUS’’) subheading 7323.94.00. The HTSUS subheading is provided for convenience and customs purposes. The written description of the scope remains dispositive. Analysis of Comments Received A complete discussion of all issues raised in this sunset review is addressed in the accompanying Issues and Decision Memorandum, which is hereby adopted by this notice. See the Department’s memorandum entitled, ‘‘Issues and Decision Memorandum for the Final Results in the Expedited Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order on Porcelain-on-Steel Cooking Ware from the People’s Republic of China,’’ dated January 27, 2011 (‘‘I&D Memo’’). The issues discussed in the accompanying I&D Memo include the likelihood of continuation or recurrence of dumping and the magnitude of the dumping margin likely to prevail if the Order was revoked. Parties can obtain a public copy of the I&D Memo on file in the Central Records Unit, Room 7046, of PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 the main Commerce building. In addition, a complete public copy of the I&D Memo can be accessed directly on the Web at http://ia.ita.doc.gov/frn. The paper copy and electronic version of the I&D Memo are identical in content. Final Results of Sunset Review The Department determines that revocation of the Order on POS cookware would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping. The Department also determines that the dumping margins likely to prevail if the order was revoked are as follows: Manufacturers/exporters/ producers Weightedaverage margin (percent) China National Light Industrial Products Import and Export Corporation ............................. PRC-Wide Entity ......................... 66.65 66.65 Notification Regarding Administrative Protective Order This notice also serves as the only reminder to parties subject to administrative protective order (‘‘APO’’) of their responsibility concerning the return or destruction of proprietary information disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305. Timely notification of the return or 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 violation which is subject to sanction. We are issuing and publishing these results and notice in accordance with sections 751(c), 752, and 777(i)(1) of the Act. Dated: January 27, 2011. Christian Marsh, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. 2011–3008 Filed 2–9–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–570–890] Wooden Bedroom Furniture From the People’s Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Intent To Rescind Review in Part Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\10FEN1.SGM 10FEN1

Agencies

[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 28 (Thursday, February 10, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Page 7534]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-3008]


-----------------------------------------------------------------------

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-570-506]


Porcelain-on-Steel Cooking Ware from the People's Republic of 
China: Final Results of the Expedited Sunset Review of the Antidumping 
Duty Order

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

SUMMARY: On October 1, 2010, the Department of Commerce 
(``Department'') initiated a sunset review of the antidumping duty 
order on porcelain-on-steel cooking ware (``POS cookware'') from the 
People's Republic of China (``PRC'') pursuant to section 751(c) of the 
Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (``Act''). See Initiation of Five-Year 
(``Sunset'') Review, 75 FR 60731 (October 1, 2010) (``Sunset 
Initiation''); see also Antidumping Duty Order; Porcelain-on-Steel 
Cooking Ware from the People's Republic of China, 51 FR 43414 (December 
2, 1986) (``Order''). On October 18, 2010, Columbian Home Products, LLC 
(formerly General Housewares Corporation) (``Columbian''), the 
petitioner in the POS cookware investigation, notified the Department 
that it intended to participate in the sunset review. The Department 
did not receive a substantive response from any respondent party. Based 
on the notice of intent to participate and adequate response filed by 
the domestic interested party, and the lack of response from any 
respondent interested party, the Department conducted an expedited 
sunset review of the Order pursuant to section 751(c)(3)(B) of the Act 
and 19 CFR 351.218(e)(1)(ii)(C)(2). As a result of this sunset review, 
the Department finds that revocation of the Order would likely lead to 
continuation or recurrence of dumping, at the levels indicated in the 
``Final Results of Sunset Review'' section of this notice, infra.

DATES: Effective Date: February 10, 2011.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Toni Dach; AD/CVD Operations, Import 
Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of 
Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 
20230; telephone: 202-482-1655.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    On October 1, 2010, the Department initiated a sunset review of the 
order on POS cookware pursuant to section 751(c) of the Act. See Sunset 
Initiation, 75 FR 60731. On October 18, 2010, the Department received a 
timely notice of intent to participate in the sunset review from 
Columbian, pursuant to 19 CFR 351.218(d)(1)(i). In accordance with 19 
CFR 351.218(d)(1)(ii)(A), Columbian claimed interested party status 
under section 771(9)(C) of the Act as a producer of the domestic like 
product.
    On November 1, 2010, Columbian filed a substantive response in the 
sunset review, within the 30-day deadline as specified in 19 CFR 
351.218(d)(3)(i). The Department did not receive a substantive response 
from any respondent interested party in the sunset review. As a result, 
pursuant to section 751(c)(3)(B) of the Act and 19 CFR 
351.218(e)(1)(ii)(C)(2), the Department conducted an expedited sunset 
review of the Order.

Scope of the Order

    The merchandise covered by this order is porcelain-on-steel cooking 
ware from the PRC, including tea kettles, which do not have self-
contained electric heating elements. All of the foregoing are 
constructed of steel and are enameled or glazed with vitreous glasses. 
The merchandise is currently classifiable under the Harmonized Tariff 
Schedule of the United States (``HTSUS'') subheading 7323.94.00. The 
HTSUS subheading is provided for convenience and customs purposes. The 
written description of the scope remains dispositive.

Analysis of Comments Received

    A complete discussion of all issues raised in this sunset review is 
addressed in the accompanying Issues and Decision Memorandum, which is 
hereby adopted by this notice. See the Department's memorandum 
entitled, ``Issues and Decision Memorandum for the Final Results in the 
Expedited Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order on Porcelain-on-
Steel Cooking Ware from the People's Republic of China,'' dated January 
27, 2011 (``I&D Memo''). The issues discussed in the accompanying I&D 
Memo include the likelihood of continuation or recurrence of dumping 
and the magnitude of the dumping margin likely to prevail if the Order 
was revoked. Parties can obtain a public copy of the I&D Memo on file 
in the Central Records Unit, Room 7046, of the main Commerce building. 
In addition, a complete public copy of the I&D Memo can be accessed 
directly on the Web at http://ia.ita.doc.gov/frn. The paper copy and 
electronic version of the I&D Memo are identical in content.

Final Results of Sunset Review

    The Department determines that revocation of the Order on POS 
cookware would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping. 
The Department also determines that the dumping margins likely to 
prevail if the order was revoked are as follows:

------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                                               Weighted-
                                                                average
             Manufacturers/exporters/ producers                 margin
                                                               (percent)
------------------------------------------------------------------------
China National Light Industrial Products Import and Export         66.65
 Corporation................................................
PRC-Wide Entity.............................................       66.65
------------------------------------------------------------------------

Notification Regarding Administrative Protective Order

    This notice also serves as the only reminder to parties subject to 
administrative protective order (``APO'') of their responsibility 
concerning the return or destruction of proprietary information 
disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305. Timely 
notification of the return or 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 violation which is 
subject to sanction.
    We are issuing and publishing these results and notice in 
accordance with sections 751(c), 752, and 777(i)(1) of the Act.

    Dated: January 27, 2011.
Christian Marsh,
Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration.
[FR Doc. 2011-3008 Filed 2-9-11; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 3510-DS-P