Diffusion-Annealed, Nickel-Plated Flat-Rolled Steel Products From Japan: Postponement of Preliminary Determination of Antidumping Duty Investigation, 50378-50379 [2013-20017]

Download as PDF 50378 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 160 / Monday, August 19, 2013 / Notices woven selvedge.2 The merchandise subject to this order is classifiable under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) statistical categories 5806.32.1020; 5806.32.1030; 5806.32.1050 and 5806.32.1060. Subject merchandise also may enter under subheadings 5806.31.00; 5806.32.20; 5806.39.20; 5806.39.30; 5808.90.00; 5810.91.00; 5810.99.90; 5903.90.10; 5903.90.25; 5907.00.60; and 5907.00.80 and under statistical categories 5806.32.1080; 5810.92.9080; 5903.90.3090; and 6307.90.9889. The HTSUS statistical categories and subheadings are provided for convenience and customs purposes; however, the written description of the merchandise covered by this order is dispositive. TKELLEY on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Final Results of the Review The Department made no changes to the rate assigned in the Preliminary Results. As a result of our review, we determine that the following dumping margins exist for the period September 1, 2011, through August 31, 2012: cash deposit rates for Intercontinental Skyline and Pacific Imports will be those established in these final results of this review; (2) for previously reviewed or investigated companies not participating in this review, the cash deposit rate will continue to be the company-specific rate published for the most recently completed section of this proceeding; (3) if the exporter is not a firm covered in this review, a prior review, or the original less-than-fairvalue (LTFV) investigation, but the manufacturer is, the cash deposit rate will be the rate established for the most recently completed segment of this proceeding for the manufacturer of the merchandise; and (4) the cash deposit rate for all other manufacturers or exporters will continue to be 4.37 percent, the all-others rate made effective by the LTFV investigation.4 These cash deposit requirements, when imposed, shall remain in effect until further notice. Notification to Importers This notice serves as a final reminder Percent to importers of their responsibility, Manufacturer/Exporter margin under 19 CFR 351.402(f), to file a certificate regarding the reimbursement Intercontinental Skyline .................. 137.20 of antidumping duties prior to Pacific Imports ................................ 137.20 liquidation of the relevant entries during this review period. Failure to Assessment Rates comply with this requirement could The Department shall determine, and result in the Secretary’s presumption U.S. Customs and Border Protection that reimbursement of antidumping (CBP) shall assess, antidumping duties duties occurred and the subsequent on all appropriate entries of subject assessment of double antidumping merchandise in accordance with 19 CFR duties. 351.212(b)(1). Accordingly, the This notice also serves as a reminder Department will instruct CBP to assess to parties subject to administrative antidumping duties on POR entries of protective order (APO) of their the subject merchandise produced or responsibility concerning the exported by Intercontinental Skyline destruction of proprietary information and Pacific Imports at the rate of 137.20 disclosed under APO in accordance percent of the entered value.3 with 19 CFR 351.305(a)(3). Timely We intend to issue assessment written notification of the return or instructions to CBP 15 days after the destruction of APO materials or date of publication of these final results conversion to judicial protective order is of this review. hereby requested. Failure to comply Cash Deposit Requirements with the regulations and terms of an APO is a sanctionable violation. The following cash deposit requirements will be effective upon The Department is issuing and publication of the notice of final results publishing these final results of of administrative review for all administrative review in accordance shipments of narrow woven ribbons with sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of from Taiwan entered, or withdrawn the Act. from warehouse, for consumption on or Dated: August 9, 2013. after the date of publication as provided Paul Piquado by section 751(a)(2) of the Act: (1) The 2 See Narrow Woven Ribbons With Woven Selvedge From Taiwan and the People’s Republic of China: Amended Antidumping Duty Orders, 75 FR 56982 (Sept. 17, 2010) (Amended Order), for a complete description of the scope of the order. 3 See 19 CFR 351.212(b)(1). VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:51 Aug 16, 2013 Jkt 229001 Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. [FR Doc. 2013–20013 Filed 8–16–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P 4 See PO 00000 Amended Order, 75 FR at 56985. Frm 00006 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–588–869] Diffusion-Annealed, Nickel-Plated FlatRolled Steel Products From Japan: Postponement of Preliminary Determination of Antidumping Duty Investigation Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. DATES: Effective Date: August 19, 2013. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Angelica Mendoza, David Cordell or Dena Crossland, Office 7, AD/CVD Operations, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230, telephone: (202) 482–3019, (202) 482–0408 or (202) 482– 3362, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: Background On April 16, 2013, the Department of Commerce (the Department) initiated the antidumping duty investigation of diffusion-annealed, nickel-plated flatrolled steel products from Japan. See Diffusion-Annealed, Nickel-Plated FlatRolled Steel Products From Japan: Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigation, 78 FR 23905 (April 23, 2013). The current deadline for the preliminary determination of this investigation is September 3, 2013. Period of Investigation The period of investigation is January 1, 2012, through December 31, 2012. Postponement of Preliminary Determination Section 733(b)(1)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), requires the Department to make a preliminary determination no later than 140 days after the initiation of the investigation. On August 7, 2013, petitioner, Thomas Steel Strip Corporation, made a timely request pursuant to section 733(c)(1)(A) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.205(e) for a postponement of the preliminary determination because of numerous factors including: the delay in selecting mandatory respondents; the extensions granted to respondents to respond to the Department’s questionnaires; the need to issue further supplemental questionnaires; and petitioner’s recent allegation that Toyo Kohan made sales in the Japanese market below the fully allocated cost of production, which will require the E:\FR\FM\19AUN1.SGM 19AUN1 50379 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 160 / Monday, August 19, 2013 / Notices issuance of a section D questionnaire. See Letter from petitioner to the Department, entitled ‘‘DiffusionAnnealed Nickel-Plated Flat-Rolled Steel Products from Japan: Petitioner’s Request for Extension of the Antidumping Investigation Preliminary Determination,’’ dated August 7, 2013. For the reasons stated above and because there are no compelling reasons to deny the request, the Department is postponing by 50 days, to October 23, 2013, the deadline for its preliminary determination of this investigation pursuant to section 733(c)(1)(A) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.205(e) and (f). In accordance with section 735(a)(1) of the Act, the deadline for the final determination of this antidumping duty investigation will continue to be 75 days after the date of the preliminary determination, unless extended. This notice is issued and published in accordance with section 733(c)(2) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.205(f)(1). Dated: August 9, 2013. Paul Piquado, Assistant Secretary for Import Administration. DATES: Effective Date: August 19, 2013. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Myrna Lobo or Justin Neuman, AD/CVD Operations, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–2371 and (202) 482–0486, respectively. Background The petitioner in this investigation is the Coalition of Gulf Shrimp Industries (Petitioner).1 This investigation covers 14 government programs. In addition to the Royal Thai Government (RTG), the respondents in this investigation are Thai Union Frozen Products Public Co., Ltd. (TUF) and Thai Union Seafood Co., Ltd. (TUS) (collectively, Thai Union), and Marine Gold Products Limited. Period of Investigation The period for which we are measuring subsidies, or period of investigation, is January 1, 2011, through December 31, 2011. Case History [FR Doc. 2013–20017 Filed 8–16–13; 8:45 am] The events that have occurred since the Department published the Preliminary Determination on June 4, 2013,2 are discussed in the Memorandum to Paul Piquado, Assistant Secretary for Import Administration, ‘‘Issues and Decision Memorandum for the Final Determination in the Countervailing Duty Investigation of Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp from Thailand’’ (Decision Memorandum).3 BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [C–549–828] Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From Thailand: Final Negative Countervailing Duty Determination Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (the Department) determines that countervailable subsidies are not being provided to producers and exporters of certain frozen warmwater shrimp (frozen shrimp) from Thailand. AGENCY: Scope Comments On March 28, 2013, Petitioner asked the Department to clarify that the scope of this investigation does not include brine-frozen shrimp.4 We have addressed this request and comments thereon in the Memorandum to Paul Piquado, Assistant Secretary for Import Administration, ‘‘Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp from Ecuador, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, People’s Republic of China, Thailand, and Socialist Republic of Vietnam—Final Scope Memorandum Regarding Onboard Brine-Frozen Shrimp’’ (Scope Memorandum), which is hereby adopted by this notice. Scope of the Investigation This investigation covers certain frozen warmwater shrimp and prawns, whether wild-caught (ocean harvested) or farm-raised (produced by aquaculture), head-on or head-off, shellon or peeled, tail-on or tail-off, deveined or not deveined, cooked or raw, or otherwise processed in frozen form, regardless of size. See Appendix I for a complete description of the scope of this investigation. Analysis of Subsidy Programs and Comments Received The subsidy programs under investigation and the issues raised in the case and rebuttal briefs by parties in this investigation are discussed in the Decision Memorandum, which is hereby adopted by this notice. A list of subsidy programs and the issues that parties have raised, and to which the Department has responded in the Decision Memorandum, is attached to this notice as Appendix II. The Decision and Scope Memoranda are public documents and are on file electronically via IA ACCESS. IA ACCESS is available to registered users at http://iaaccess.trade.gov and in the CRU, room 7046 of the main Department of Commerce building. In addition, complete versions of the Decision and Scope Memoranda can be accessed directly on the Internet at http://www.trade.gov/ia/. The signed and the electronic versions of these memoranda are identical in content. Final Determination Company Subsidy rate TKELLEY on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Thai Union Frozen Products Public Co., Ltd./Thai Union Seafood Co., Ltd ........................................................ Marine Gold Products Limited ............................................................................................................................... 1 The members of the Coalition of Gulf Shrimp Industries are: Bayou Shrimp Processors, Inc.; Bluewater Shrimp Company, Inc.; Carson & Co., Inc.; C.F. Gollott & Sons Seafood, Inc.; Dean Blanchard Seafood, Inc.; Dominick Seafood; Fisherman’s Reef Packing Plant; Golden Gulf Coast Pkg. Co., Inc. (and Gollott’s Oil Dock & Ice House); Graham Fisheries, Inc.; Graham Shrimp, Inc.; Gulf Crown Seafood Co., Inc.; Gulf Fish Inc.; Gulf Island Shrimp & Seafood, LLC; Gulf Pride Enterprises, Inc.; Hi-Seas of Dulac, Inc.; Indian Ridge Shrimp Co.; JBS Packing Co., Inc.; Lafitte Frozen Foods Corp.; M&M Shrimp (Biloxi Freezing and VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:51 Aug 16, 2013 Jkt 229001 Processing); Ocean Springs Seafood Market, Inc.; Paul Piazza & Sons, Inc.; R.A. Lesso Brokerage Co., Inc.; Sea Pearl Seafood Co., Inc.; Smith and Sons Seafood; Tidelands Seafood Co., Inc.; Tommy’s Seafood; Vincent Piazza & Sons Seafood, Inc.; Wood’s Fisheries; Mariah Jade Shrimp Company, LLC; David Chauvin’s Seafood Company, LLC; and Rountree Enterprises, Inc. (dba Leonard & Sons Shrimp Co. and R&R Fisheries). 2 See Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From Thailand: Preliminary Countervailing Duty Determination, 78 FR 33350 (June 4, 2013) (Preliminary Determination). PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 1.41 percent (de minimis). 1.52 percent (de minimis). 3 Public versions of all business proprietary documents and all public documents are on file electronically via Import Administration’s Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Centralized Electronic Service System (IA ACCESS). Access to IA ACCESS is available to registered users at http://iaaccess.trade.gov and in the Department’s Central Records Unit (CRU), room 7046 of the main Department of Commerce building. 4 See Letter from Petitioner, ‘‘Countervailing Duty Investigation on Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp from Thailand (C–549–828)—Request for Scope Clarification,’’ (March 28, 2013). E:\FR\FM\19AUN1.SGM 19AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-588-869]


Diffusion-Annealed, Nickel-Plated Flat-Rolled Steel Products From 
Japan: Postponement of Preliminary Determination of Antidumping Duty 
Investigation

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

DATES: Effective Date: August 19, 2013.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Angelica Mendoza, David Cordell or 
Dena Crossland, Office 7, AD/CVD Operations, Import Administration, 
International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th 
Street and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230, telephone: 
(202) 482-3019, (202) 482-0408 or (202) 482-3362, respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    On April 16, 2013, the Department of Commerce (the Department) 
initiated the antidumping duty investigation of diffusion-annealed, 
nickel-plated flat-rolled steel products from Japan. See Diffusion-
Annealed, Nickel-Plated Flat-Rolled Steel Products From Japan: 
Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigation, 78 FR 23905 (April 23, 
2013). The current deadline for the preliminary determination of this 
investigation is September 3, 2013.

Period of Investigation

    The period of investigation is January 1, 2012, through December 
31, 2012.

Postponement of Preliminary Determination

    Section 733(b)(1)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the 
Act), requires the Department to make a preliminary determination no 
later than 140 days after the initiation of the investigation.
    On August 7, 2013, petitioner, Thomas Steel Strip Corporation, made 
a timely request pursuant to section 733(c)(1)(A) of the Act and 19 CFR 
351.205(e) for a postponement of the preliminary determination because 
of numerous factors including: the delay in selecting mandatory 
respondents; the extensions granted to respondents to respond to the 
Department's questionnaires; the need to issue further supplemental 
questionnaires; and petitioner's recent allegation that Toyo Kohan made 
sales in the Japanese market below the fully allocated cost of 
production, which will require the

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issuance of a section D questionnaire. See Letter from petitioner to 
the Department, entitled ``Diffusion-Annealed Nickel-Plated Flat-Rolled 
Steel Products from Japan: Petitioner's Request for Extension of the 
Antidumping Investigation Preliminary Determination,'' dated August 7, 
2013.
    For the reasons stated above and because there are no compelling 
reasons to deny the request, the Department is postponing by 50 days, 
to October 23, 2013, the deadline for its preliminary determination of 
this investigation pursuant to section 733(c)(1)(A) of the Act and 19 
CFR 351.205(e) and (f). In accordance with section 735(a)(1) of the 
Act, the deadline for the final determination of this antidumping duty 
investigation will continue to be 75 days after the date of the 
preliminary determination, unless extended.
    This notice is issued and published in accordance with section 
733(c)(2) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.205(f)(1).

    Dated: August 9, 2013.
Paul Piquado,
Assistant Secretary for Import Administration.
[FR Doc. 2013-20017 Filed 8-16-13; 8:45 am]
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