Continuation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Orders: Stainless Steel Plate in Coils From Belgium, the Republic of Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, 53882-53883 [2011-22151]

Download as PDF 53882 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 168 / Tuesday, August 30, 2011 / Notices that the fair is a good marketing opportunity for U.S. companies. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration II. Method of Collection Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Trade Fair Certification Program Application The application is sent by request to organizers of international trade fairs. Applicants submit completed applications to CS via express mail. International Trade Administration, Commerce. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: III. Data The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments must be submitted on or before October 31, 2011. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Diana Hynek, Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, Department of Commerce, Room 6616, 14th and Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via the Internet at dHynek@doc.gov). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Michael Thompson, Trade Fair Certification Program, U.S. Commercial Service, Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Suite 800 M, Washington, DC 20230, Phone number: (202) 482–0671; Fax number: (202) 482–7800, or via email: michael.thompson@trade.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: I. Abstract The Trade Fair Certification (TFC) Program is a service of the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), U.S. Commercial Service (CS) that provides DOC endorsement and support for high quality international trade fairs that are organized by private-sector firms. The TFC Program seeks to broaden the base of U.S. firms, particularly new-to-market companies by introducing them to key international trade fairs where they can achieve their export objectives. Those objectives include one or more of the following: direct sales; identification of local agents or distributors; market research and exposure; and joint venture and licensing opportunities for their products and services. An application, Form ITA–4100P, is required to make a determination that the trade fair organizer is qualified to organize and manage U.S. exhibitions at an international trade fair, and to ensure VerDate Mar<15>2010 20:31 Aug 29, 2011 Jkt 223001 OMB Control Number: 0625–0130. Form Number(s): ITA–4100P. Type of Review: Regular submission. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 96. Estimated Time Per Response: 3 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 288. Estimated Total Annual Cost to Public: $5,700. IV. Request for Comments Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval of this information collection; they also will become a matter of public record. Dated: August 24, 2011. Gwellnar Banks, Management Analyst, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2011–22071 Filed 8–29–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–FP–P PO 00000 Frm 00008 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–423–808, A–580–831, A–791–805, A–583– 830, C–791–806] Continuation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Orders: Stainless Steel Plate in Coils From Belgium, the Republic of Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: As a result of the determinations by the Department of Commerce (the Department) that revocation of the antidumping duty (AD) orders on stainless steel plate in coils (SSPC) from Belgium, the Republic of Korea (Korea), South Africa, and Taiwan would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping, that revocation of the countervailing duty (CVD) order on SSPC from South Africa would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of a countervailable subsidy, and the determinations by the International Trade Commission (ITC) that revocation of these AD and CVD orders would likely lead to a continuation or recurrence of material injury to an industry in the United States, the Department is publishing a notice of continuation of these AD orders and CVD order. DATES: Effective Date: August 30, 2011. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elizabeth Eastwood (AD orders) or Eric Greynolds (CVD order), AD/CVD Operations, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–3874 and (202) 482–6071, respectively. AGENCY: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background On June 2, 2010, the Department published the notice of initiation of the second sunset reviews of the AD and CVD orders on SSPC from Belgium, Italy, Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan pursuant to sections 751(c) and 752 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), respectively. See Initiation of FiveYear (‘‘Sunset’’) Review, 75 FR 30777 (June 2, 2010). As a result of its reviews, the Department determined that revocation of the AD orders would likely lead to a continuation or recurrence of dumping and that revocation of the CVD order would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of subsidization, and notified E:\FR\FM\30AUN1.SGM 30AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 168 / Tuesday, August 30, 2011 / Notices mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES the ITC of the margins of dumping and the subsidy rates likely to prevail were the orders revoked. See Stainless Steel Plate in Coils From Belgium, Italy, South Africa, South Korea, and Taiwan: Final Results of the Expedited Sunset Reviews of the Antidumping Duty Orders, 75 FR 61699 (Oct. 6, 2010); see also Stainless Steel Plate in Coils From South Africa: Final Results of Expedited Sunset Review, 75 FR 62103 (Oct. 7, 2010). On August 15, 2011, the ITC published its determination, pursuant to sections 751(c) and 752 of the Act, that revocation of the AD and CVD orders on SSPC from Belgium, Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, would likely lead to a continuation or recurrence of material injury to an industry within a reasonably foreseeable time.1 See Stainless Steel Plate From Belgium, Italy, Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, 76 FR 50495 (Aug. 15, 2011), and Stainless Steel Plate in Coils from Belgium, Italy, Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan (Inv. Nos. 701–TA–379 and 731–TA–788, 790–793 (Second Review), USITC Publication 4248, Aug. 2011). Scope of the Orders Stainless steel is an alloy steel containing, by weight, 1.2 percent or less of carbon and 10.5 percent or more of chromium, with or without other elements. The subject plate products are flat-rolled products, 254 mm or over in width and 4.75 mm or more in thickness, in coils, and annealed or otherwise heat treated and pickled or otherwise descaled. The subject plate may also be further processed (e.g., cold-rolled, polished, etc.) provided that it maintains the specified dimensions of plate following such processing. Excluded from the scope of the orders are the following: (1) Plate not in coils, (2) plate that is not annealed or otherwise heat treated and pickled or otherwise descaled, (3) sheet and strip, and (4) flat bars. The merchandise subject to the orders is currently classifiable in the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) at subheadings: 7219.11.00.30, 7219.11.00.60, 7219.12.00.06, 7219.12.00.21, 7219.12.00.26, 7219.12.00.51, 7219.12.00.56, 7219.12.00.66, 7219.12.00.71, 7219.12.00.81, 7219.31.00.10, 7219.90.00.10, 7219.90.00.20, 7219.90.00.25, 7219.90.00.60, 7219.90.00.80, 7220.11.00.00, 7220.20.10.10, 1 The ITC also determined that revocation of the AD order on SSPC from Italy would not be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury to an industry in the United States within a reasonably foreseeable time. VerDate Mar<15>2010 20:31 Aug 29, 2011 Jkt 223001 7220.20.10.15, 7220.20.10.60, 7220.20.10.80, 7220.20.60.05, 7220.20.60.10, 7220.20.60.15, 7220.20.60.60, 7220.20.60.80, 7220.90.00.10, 7220.90.00.15, 7220.90.00.60, and 7220.90.00.80. Although the HTSUS subheadings are provided for convenience and customs purposes, the written description of the merchandise subject to these orders is dispositive. Continuation of the Orders As a result of the determinations by the Department and the ITC that revocation of these AD and CVD orders would likely lead to a continuation or recurrence of dumping or a countervailable subsidy, and material injury to an industry in the United States, pursuant to section 751(d)(2) of the Act, the Department hereby orders the continuation of the AD and CVD orders on SSPC from Belgium, Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan. U.S. Customs and Border Protection will continue to collect antidumping duty cash deposits at the rates in effect at the time of entry for all imports of subject merchandise. The effective date of the continuation of the orders will be the date of publication in the Federal Register of this notice of continuation. Pursuant to sections 751(c)(2) and 751(c)(6) of the Act, the Department intends to initiate the next five-year review of these orders not later than 30 days prior to the fifth anniversary of the effective date of continuation. These five-year (sunset) reviews and this notice are in accordance with section 751(c) of the Act and published pursuant to section 777(i)(1) of the Act. Dated: August 24, 2011. Ronald K. Lorentzen, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. 2011–22151 Filed 8–29–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P 53883 public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments must be submitted on or before October 31, 2011. Direct all written comments to Diana Hynek, Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, Department of Commerce, Room 6616, 14th and Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via the Internet at dHynek@doc.gov). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Marlin Perkins, 301–817– 4523 or marlin.o.perkins@noaa.gov or Paul Seymour, 301–817–4521 or paul.seymourf@noaa.gov. ADDRESSES: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract This request is for an extension of a currently approved collection. NOAA asks people who operate ground receiving stations that receive data from NOAA satellites to complete a questionnaire about the types of data received, its use, the equipment involved, and similar subjects. The data obtained are used by NOAA for shortterm operations and long-term planning. Collection of this data assists in complying with the terms of Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the World Meteorological Organization: United States Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) on area of common interest (2008). II. Method of Collection The information is collected via an online questionnaire. III. Data DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; NOAA Satellite Ground Station Customer Questionnaire National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00009 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 OMB Control Number: 0648–0227. Form Number: None. Type of Review: Regular submission (extension of a currently approved collection). Affected Public: Not-for-profit institutions; business or other for-profit organizations, individuals or households; federal government; state, local or tribal government. Estimated Number of Respondents: 300. Estimated Time Per Response: 5 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 25. E:\FR\FM\30AUN1.SGM 30AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-423-808, A-580-831, A-791-805, A-583-830, C-791-806]


Continuation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Orders: 
Stainless Steel Plate in Coils From Belgium, the Republic of Korea, 
South Africa, and Taiwan

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

SUMMARY: As a result of the determinations by the Department of 
Commerce (the Department) that revocation of the antidumping duty (AD) 
orders on stainless steel plate in coils (SSPC) from Belgium, the 
Republic of Korea (Korea), South Africa, and Taiwan would likely lead 
to continuation or recurrence of dumping, that revocation of the 
countervailing duty (CVD) order on SSPC from South Africa would likely 
lead to continuation or recurrence of a countervailable subsidy, and 
the determinations by the International Trade Commission (ITC) that 
revocation of these AD and CVD orders would likely lead to a 
continuation or recurrence of material injury to an industry in the 
United States, the Department is publishing a notice of continuation of 
these AD orders and CVD order.

DATES: Effective Date: August 30, 2011.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elizabeth Eastwood (AD orders) or Eric 
Greynolds (CVD order), AD/CVD Operations, Import Administration, 
International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th 
Street and Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: 
(202) 482-3874 and (202) 482-6071, respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    On June 2, 2010, the Department published the notice of initiation 
of the second sunset reviews of the AD and CVD orders on SSPC from 
Belgium, Italy, Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan pursuant to sections 
751(c) and 752 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), 
respectively. See Initiation of Five-Year (``Sunset'') Review, 75 FR 
30777 (June 2, 2010).
    As a result of its reviews, the Department determined that 
revocation of the AD orders would likely lead to a continuation or 
recurrence of dumping and that revocation of the CVD order would likely 
lead to continuation or recurrence of subsidization, and notified

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the ITC of the margins of dumping and the subsidy rates likely to 
prevail were the orders revoked. See Stainless Steel Plate in Coils 
From Belgium, Italy, South Africa, South Korea, and Taiwan: Final 
Results of the Expedited Sunset Reviews of the Antidumping Duty Orders, 
75 FR 61699 (Oct. 6, 2010); see also Stainless Steel Plate in Coils 
From South Africa: Final Results of Expedited Sunset Review, 75 FR 
62103 (Oct. 7, 2010).
    On August 15, 2011, the ITC published its determination, pursuant 
to sections 751(c) and 752 of the Act, that revocation of the AD and 
CVD orders on SSPC from Belgium, Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, would 
likely lead to a continuation or recurrence of material injury to an 
industry within a reasonably foreseeable time.\1\ See Stainless Steel 
Plate From Belgium, Italy, Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan, 76 FR 50495 
(Aug. 15, 2011), and Stainless Steel Plate in Coils from Belgium, 
Italy, Korea, South Africa, and Taiwan (Inv. Nos. 701-TA-379 and 731-
TA-788, 790-793 (Second Review), USITC Publication 4248, Aug. 2011).
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    \1\ The ITC also determined that revocation of the AD order on 
SSPC from Italy would not be likely to lead to continuation or 
recurrence of material injury to an industry in the United States 
within a reasonably foreseeable time.
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Scope of the Orders

    Stainless steel is an alloy steel containing, by weight, 1.2 
percent or less of carbon and 10.5 percent or more of chromium, with or 
without other elements. The subject plate products are flat-rolled 
products, 254 mm or over in width and 4.75 mm or more in thickness, in 
coils, and annealed or otherwise heat treated and pickled or otherwise 
descaled. The subject plate may also be further processed (e.g., cold-
rolled, polished, etc.) provided that it maintains the specified 
dimensions of plate following such processing. Excluded from the scope 
of the orders are the following: (1) Plate not in coils, (2) plate that 
is not annealed or otherwise heat treated and pickled or otherwise 
descaled, (3) sheet and strip, and (4) flat bars.
    The merchandise subject to the orders is currently classifiable in 
the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) at 
subheadings: 7219.11.00.30, 7219.11.00.60, 7219.12.00.06, 
7219.12.00.21, 7219.12.00.26, 7219.12.00.51, 7219.12.00.56, 
7219.12.00.66, 7219.12.00.71, 7219.12.00.81, 7219.31.00.10, 
7219.90.00.10, 7219.90.00.20, 7219.90.00.25, 7219.90.00.60, 
7219.90.00.80, 7220.11.00.00, 7220.20.10.10, 7220.20.10.15, 
7220.20.10.60, 7220.20.10.80, 7220.20.60.05, 7220.20.60.10, 
7220.20.60.15, 7220.20.60.60, 7220.20.60.80, 7220.90.00.10, 
7220.90.00.15, 7220.90.00.60, and 7220.90.00.80. Although the HTSUS 
subheadings are provided for convenience and customs purposes, the 
written description of the merchandise subject to these orders is 
dispositive.

Continuation of the Orders

    As a result of the determinations by the Department and the ITC 
that revocation of these AD and CVD orders would likely lead to a 
continuation or recurrence of dumping or a countervailable subsidy, and 
material injury to an industry in the United States, pursuant to 
section 751(d)(2) of the Act, the Department hereby orders the 
continuation of the AD and CVD orders on SSPC from Belgium, Korea, 
South Africa, and Taiwan. U.S. Customs and Border Protection will 
continue to collect antidumping duty cash deposits at the rates in 
effect at the time of entry for all imports of subject merchandise.
    The effective date of the continuation of the orders will be the 
date of publication in the Federal Register of this notice of 
continuation. Pursuant to sections 751(c)(2) and 751(c)(6) of the Act, 
the Department intends to initiate the next five-year review of these 
orders not later than 30 days prior to the fifth anniversary of the 
effective date of continuation.
    These five-year (sunset) reviews and this notice are in accordance 
with section 751(c) of the Act and published pursuant to section 
777(i)(1) of the Act.

    Dated: August 24, 2011.
Ronald K. Lorentzen,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration.
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