Silica Bricks and Shapes From China, 3449 [2013-00741]

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[FR Doc. 2013–00614 Filed 1–15–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–05–M INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 731–TA–1205 (Preliminary)] mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with Silica Bricks and Shapes From China Determination On the basis of the record 1 developed in the subject investigation, the United States International Trade Commission (Commission) determines, pursuant to section 733(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 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 silica bricks and shapes, provided for in subheading 6902.20.10 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). Pursuant to section 207.18 of the Commission’s rules, the Commission also gives notice of the commencement of the final phase of its investigation. 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 an affirmative preliminary determination in the investigation under section 733(b) of the Act, or, if the preliminary determination is negative, upon notice of an affirmative final determination in that investigation under section 735(a) of the Act. Parties that filed entries of appearance in the preliminary phase of the investigation need not enter a separate appearance for the final phase of the investigation. 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 investigation. Background On November 15, 2012, a petition was filed with the Commission and Commerce by Utah Refractories Corp., Lehi, UT, alleging that an industry in the United States is materially injured or threatened with material injury by reason of LTFV imports of silica bricks and shapes from China. Accordingly, effective November 15, 2012, the Commission instituted antidumping duty investigation No. 731–TA–1205 (Preliminary). Notice of the institution of the Commission’s investigation 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 November 23, 2012 (77 FR 70185). The conference was held in Washington, DC, on December 6, 2012, and all persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to appear in person or by counsel. The Commission transmitted its determination in this investigation to the Secretary of Commerce on December 31, 2012. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 4369 (January 2013), entitled Silica Bricks and Shapes from China: Investigation No. 731–TA–1205 (Preliminary). By order of the Commission. Issued: January 10, 2013. Lisa R. Barton, Acting Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2013–00741 Filed 1–15–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P 17:01 Jan 15, 2013 Jkt 229001 PO 00000 INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 337–TA–781] Certain Microprocessors, Components Thereof, and Products Containing Same; Request for Statements on the Public Interest U.S. International Trade Commission. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given that the presiding administrative law judge has issued a Final Initial Determination and Recommended Determination on Remedy and Bonding in the abovecaptioned investigation. The Commission is soliciting comments on public interest issues raised by the recommended relief should the Commission find a violation of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, specifically a limited exclusion order, and cease and desist orders against certain respondents. SUMMARY: Lisa R. Barton, Acting Secretary to the Commission, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205–2000. The public version of the complaint can be accessed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at http://edis.usitc.gov, and 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 (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. Hearingimpaired persons are advised that information on this matter can be obtained by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal on (202) 205–1810. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 provides that if the Commission finds a violation it shall exclude the articles concerned from the United States: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: unless, after considering the effect of such exclusion upon the public health and welfare, competitive conditions in the United States economy, the production of like or directly competitive articles in the United States, and United States consumers, it finds that such articles should not be excluded from entry. 1 The record is defined in sec. 207.2(f) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 207.2(f)). VerDate Mar<15>2010 3449 Frm 00060 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\16JAN1.SGM 16JAN1

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation No. 731-TA-1205 (Preliminary)]


Silica Bricks and Shapes From China

Determination

    On the basis of the record \1\ developed in the subject 
investigation, the United States International Trade Commission 
(Commission) determines, pursuant to section 733(a) of the Tariff Act 
of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 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 silica bricks and shapes, provided 
for in subheading 6902.20.10 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).
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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 investigation. 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 an affirmative preliminary 
determination in the investigation under section 733(b) of the Act, or, 
if the preliminary determination is negative, upon notice of an 
affirmative final determination in that investigation under section 
735(a) of the Act. Parties that filed entries of appearance in the 
preliminary phase of the investigation need not enter a separate 
appearance for the final phase of the investigation. 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 investigation.

Background

    On November 15, 2012, a petition was filed with the Commission and 
Commerce by Utah Refractories Corp., Lehi, UT, alleging that an 
industry in the United States is materially injured or threatened with 
material injury by reason of LTFV imports of silica bricks and shapes 
from China. Accordingly, effective November 15, 2012, the Commission 
instituted antidumping duty investigation No. 731-TA-1205 
(Preliminary).
    Notice of the institution of the Commission's investigation 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 November 23, 2012 (77 FR 70185). The 
conference was held in Washington, DC, on December 6, 2012, and all 
persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to appear in 
person or by counsel.
    The Commission transmitted its determination in this investigation 
to the Secretary of Commerce on December 31, 2012. The views of the 
Commission are contained in USITC Publication 4369 (January 2013), 
entitled Silica Bricks and Shapes from China: Investigation No. 731-TA-
1205 (Preliminary).

    By order of the Commission.

     Issued: January 10, 2013.
Lisa R. Barton,
Acting Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2013-00741 Filed 1-15-13; 8:45 am]
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