Certain Steel Nails From the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Expedited First Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order, 69644-69645 [2013-27824]

Download as PDF 69644 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 224 / Wednesday, November 20, 2013 / Notices research design and subject-matter specialists). The concept and design are tested by internal staff and a select sample of respondents to confirm its appropriateness, user-friendliness, and to estimate burden (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information. Collection techniques are discussed and included in the research, concept, and design discussion to define the most time-, cost-efficient and accurate collection media. The clearance operates in the following manner: a block of burden hours is reserved at the beginning of the clearance period. The particular activities that will be conducted under the clearance are not specified in advance because they would not be known at the beginning of the clearance period. 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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: November 14, 2013. Glenna Mickelson, Management Analyst, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2013–27696 Filed 11–19–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–07–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–570–909] Certain Steel Nails From the People’s Republic of China: Final Results of Expedited First Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order Enforcement and Compliance, formerly Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: On July 1, 2013, the Department of Commerce (the ‘‘Department’’) initiated the first fiveyear (‘‘sunset’’) review of the antidumping duty order on certain steel nails from the People’s Republic of China (‘‘PRC’’) pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the ‘‘Act’’).1 As a result of this sunset review, the Department finds that revocation of the antidumping duty order on certain steel nails from the PRC would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping at the levels indicated in the ‘‘Final Results of Review’’ section of this notice. DATES: Effective Date: November 20, 2013. AGENCY: Jerry Huang, AD/CVD Operations, Office V, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW., FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: 1 See Initiation of Five-Year (‘‘Sunset’’) Review, 78 FR 39256 (July 1, 2013). PO 00000 Frm 00005 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Washington, DC 20230; telephone: 202– 482–4047. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background On July 31, 2013, the Department received an adequate substantive response from domestic interested party Mid Continent Nail Corporation (‘‘Petitioner’’) within the deadline specified in 19 CFR 351.218(d)(3)(i).2 We received no responses from respondent interested parties. As a result, the Department conducted an expedited (120-day) 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 explained in the memorandum from the Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance, the Department has exercised its discretion to toll deadlines for the duration of the closure of the Federal Government from October 1, through October 16, 2013.3 Therefore, all deadlines in this segment of the proceeding have been extended by 16 days. If the new deadline falls on a nonbusiness day, in accordance with the Department’s practice, the deadline will become the next business day.4 The revised deadline for the final results of this sunset review is now November 14, 2013. Scope of the Order The merchandise covered by the order includes certain steel nails having a shaft length up to 12 inches. Certain steel nails subject to the order are currently classified under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (‘‘HTSUS’’) subheadings 7317.00.55, 7317.00.65 and 7317.00.75. While the HTSUS subheadings are provided for convenience and customs purposes, the written description of the scope of the order is dispositive. For a full description of the scope, see ‘‘Certain Steel Nails From the People’s Republic of China: Issues and Decision Memorandum for the Final Results of Expedited First Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order,’’ from Christian Marsh, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations, to Ronald K. Lorentzen, Acting Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and 2 See Petitioner’s July 31, 2013 submission. Memorandum for the Record from Paul Piquado, Assistant Secretary for the Enforcement and Compliance, ‘‘Deadlines Affected by the Shutdown of the Federal Government’’ (October 18, 2013). 4 See Notice of Clarification: Application of ‘‘Next Business Day’’ Rule for Administrative Determination Deadlines Pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930, As Amended, 70 FR 24533 (May 10, 2005). 3 See E:\FR\FM\20NON1.SGM 20NON1 69645 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 224 / Wednesday, November 20, 2013 / Notices Compliance, dated concurrently with this notice (‘‘Issues and Decision Memorandum’’). Analysis of Comments Received All issues raised in this review are addressed in the Issues and Decision Memorandum. The issues discussed in the Issues and Decision Memorandum include the likelihood of continuation or recurrence of dumping and the magnitude of the margins likely to prevail if the order was to be revoked. Parties may find a complete discussion of all issues raised in the review and the corresponding recommendations in this public memorandum which is on file electronically via Enforcement and Compliance’s Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Centralized Electronic Services System (‘‘IA ACCESS’’). Access to IA ACCESS is available to registered users at http:// iaaccess.trade.gov and is available to all parties in the Central Records Unit, room 7046 of the main Department of Commerce building. In addition, a complete version of the Decision Memorandum can be accessed directly on the Web at http:// enforcement.trade.gov/frn. The signed Decision Memorandum and the electronic versions of the Decision Memorandum are identical in content. Final Results of Review We determine that revocation of the order would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping at the following weighted-average percentage margins: Weightedaverage margin (percent) tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Exporter Xingya Group .............................. Jisco Corporation ........................ Koram Panagene Co., Ltd .......... Handuk Industrial Co., Ltd .......... Kyung Dong Corp ....................... Xi’an Metals & Minerals Import and Export Co., Ltd ................. Hebei Cangzhou New Century Foreign Trade Co., Ltd ........... Chongqing Hybest Tools Group Co., Ltd ................................... China Silk Trading & Logistics Co., Ltd ................................... Beijing Daruixing Global Trading Co., Ltd ................................... Huanghua Jinhai Hardware Products Co., Ltd .................... Beijing Daruixing Nail Products Co., Ltd ................................... Beijing Tri-Metal Co., Ltd ............ Cana (Tianjin) Hardware Ind., Co., Ltd ................................... VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:04 Nov 19, 2013 Weightedaverage margin (percent) Exporter 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 Jkt 232001 China Staple Enterprise (Tianjin) Co., Ltd ................................... Hengshui Mingyao Hardware & Mesh Products Co, Ltd ........... Nanjing Dayu Pneumatic Gun Nails Co., Ltd .......................... Qidong Liang Chyuan Metal Industry Co., Ltd ........................ Romp (Tianjin) Hardware Co., Ltd ........................................... Shandong Dinglong Import & Export Co., Ltd ............................ Tianjin Jinchi Metal Products Co., Ltd ................................... Tianjin Jurun Metal Products Co., Ltd ................................... Zhejiang Gem-Chun Hardware Accessory Co., Ltd .................. Huanghua Xionghua Hardware Products Co., Ltd .................... Zhaoqing Harvest Nails Co., Ltd SDC International Australia Pty., Ltd ........................................... Tianjin Universal Machinery Imp & Exp Corporation .................. Certified Products International Inc ........................................... Dezhou Hualude Hardware Products Co., Ltd .................... Shanxi Tianli Industries Co ........ Suntec Industries Co., Ltd .......... Sinochem Tianjin Imp & Exp Shenzhen Corp ....................... Qingdao D&L Group Ltd ............. Tianjin Xiantong Material & Trade Co., Ltd ......................... Zhongshan Junlong Nail Manufactures Co., Ltd ..................... Shandong Minmetals Co., Ltd .... Shouguang Meiqing Nail Industry Co., Ltd .............................. S-mart (Tianjin) Technology Development Co., Ltd .................. Tianjin Lianda Group Co., Ltd .... Union Enterprise (Kunshan) Co., Ltd ........................................... Beijing Hong Sheng Metal Products Co., Ltd ............................ PT Enterprise Inc ........................ Shanxi Hairui Trade Co., Ltd ...... Shanxi Pioneer Hardware Industrial Co., Ltd ............................ Shanxi Yuci Broad Wire Products Co., Ltd ............................ Yitian Nanjing Hardware Co., Ltd Chiieh Yung Metal Ind. Corp ...... Shanghai Seti Enterprise International Co., Ltd ...................... Shanghai Curvet Hardware Products Co., Ltd .................... Shanghai Tengyu Hardware Tools Co., Ltd ......................... Xuzhou CIP International Group Co., Ltd ................................... Wuhu Shijie Hardware Co., Ltd .. Wuhu Xin Lan De Industrial Co., Ltd ........................................... Tianjin Zhonglian Metals Ware Co., Ltd ................................... PO 00000 Frm 00006 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 Exporter Weightedaverage margin (percent) Huarong Hardware Products Co., Ltd ................................... Mingguang Abundant Hardware Products Co., Ltd .................... Shandong Oriental Cherry Hardware Group Co., Ltd ............... Shandong Oriental Cherry Hardware Import and Export Co., Ltd ........................................... Shanghai Chengkai Hardware Product. Co., Ltd ..................... Shanghai Jade Shuttle Hardware Tools Co., Ltd ......................... Shanghai Yueda Nails Industry Co., Ltd ................................... Besco Machinery Industry (Zhejiang) Co., Ltd .................. The Stanley Works (Langfang) Fastening Systems Co., Ltd ... Guangdong Foreign Trade Import & Export Corporation ....... Tianjin Jinghai County Hongli Industry and Business Co., Ltd PRC-Wide Rate .......................... 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 118.04 21.24 Administrative Protective Order This notice also serves as the only 21.24 reminder to parties subject to the 21.24 administrative protective order (‘‘APO’’) 21.24 of their responsibility concerning the return or destruction of proprietary 21.24 information disclosed under APO in 21.24 accordance with 19 CFR 351.305. Timely notification of the return of 21.24 destruction of APO materials or conversion to judicial protective order is 21.24 21.24 hereby requested. Failure to comply with the regulations and terms of an 21.24 APO is a violation which is subject to sanction. This sunset review and notice are in 21.24 21.24 accordance with sections 751(c), 752(c), and 771(i)(1) of the Act. 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 Dated: November 13, 2013. Ronald K. Lorentzen, Acting Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance. [FR Doc. 2013–27824 Filed 11–19–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P 21.24 21.24 21.24 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE 21.24 International Trade Administration Ohio State University, et al.; Notice of Consolidated Decision on Applications 21.24 for Duty-Free Entry of Scientific Instruments 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 21.24 This is a decision pursuant to Section 6(c) of the Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Materials Importation Act of 1966 (Pub. L. 89–651, as amended by Pub. L. 106–36; 80 Stat. 897; 15 CFR E:\FR\FM\20NON1.SGM 20NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 224 (Wednesday, November 20, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Pages 69644-69645]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-570-909]


Certain Steel Nails From the People's Republic of China: Final 
Results of Expedited First Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order

AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, formerly Import Administration, 
International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce.

SUMMARY: On July 1, 2013, the Department of Commerce (the 
``Department'') initiated the first five-year (``sunset'') review of 
the antidumping duty order on certain steel nails from the People's 
Republic of China (``PRC'') pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff 
Act of 1930, as amended (the ``Act'').\1\ As a result of this sunset 
review, the Department finds that revocation of the antidumping duty 
order on certain steel nails from the PRC would be likely to lead to 
continuation or recurrence of dumping at the levels indicated in the 
``Final Results of Review'' section of this notice.
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    \1\ See Initiation of Five-Year (``Sunset'') Review, 78 FR 39256 
(July 1, 2013).

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DATES: Effective Date: November 20, 2013.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jerry Huang, AD/CVD Operations, Office 
V, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. 
Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW., 
Washington, DC 20230; telephone: 202-482-4047.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    On July 31, 2013, the Department received an adequate substantive 
response from domestic interested party Mid Continent Nail Corporation 
(``Petitioner'') within the deadline specified in 19 CFR 
351.218(d)(3)(i).\2\ We received no responses from respondent 
interested parties. As a result, the Department conducted an expedited 
(120-day) 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 explained in the 
memorandum from the Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance, 
the Department has exercised its discretion to toll deadlines for the 
duration of the closure of the Federal Government from October 1, 
through October 16, 2013.\3\ Therefore, all deadlines in this segment 
of the proceeding have been extended by 16 days. If the new deadline 
falls on a non-business day, in accordance with the Department's 
practice, the deadline will become the next business day.\4\ The 
revised deadline for the final results of this sunset review is now 
November 14, 2013.
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    \2\ See Petitioner's July 31, 2013 submission.
    \3\ See Memorandum for the Record from Paul Piquado, Assistant 
Secretary for the Enforcement and Compliance, ``Deadlines Affected 
by the Shutdown of the Federal Government'' (October 18, 2013).
    \4\ See Notice of Clarification: Application of ``Next Business 
Day'' Rule for Administrative Determination Deadlines Pursuant to 
the Tariff Act of 1930, As Amended, 70 FR 24533 (May 10, 2005).
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Scope of the Order

    The merchandise covered by the order includes certain steel nails 
having a shaft length up to 12 inches. Certain steel nails subject to 
the order are currently classified under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule 
of the United States (``HTSUS'') subheadings 7317.00.55, 7317.00.65 and 
7317.00.75. While the HTSUS subheadings are provided for convenience 
and customs purposes, the written description of the scope of the order 
is dispositive.
    For a full description of the scope, see ``Certain Steel Nails From 
the People's Republic of China: Issues and Decision Memorandum for the 
Final Results of Expedited First Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty 
Order,'' from Christian Marsh, Deputy Assistant Secretary for 
Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations, to Ronald K. Lorentzen, 
Acting Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and

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Compliance, dated concurrently with this notice (``Issues and Decision 
Memorandum'').

Analysis of Comments Received

    All issues raised in this review are addressed in the Issues and 
Decision Memorandum. The issues discussed in the Issues and Decision 
Memorandum include the likelihood of continuation or recurrence of 
dumping and the magnitude of the margins likely to prevail if the order 
was to be revoked. Parties may find a complete discussion of all issues 
raised in the review and the corresponding recommendations in this 
public memorandum which is on file electronically via Enforcement and 
Compliance's Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Centralized Electronic 
Services System (``IA ACCESS''). Access to IA ACCESS is available to 
registered users at http://iaaccess.trade.gov and is available to all 
parties in the Central Records Unit, room 7046 of the main Department 
of Commerce building. In addition, a complete version of the Decision 
Memorandum can be accessed directly on the Web at http://enforcement.trade.gov/frn. The signed Decision Memorandum and the 
electronic versions of the Decision Memorandum are identical in 
content.

Final Results of Review

    We determine that revocation of the order would be likely to lead 
to continuation or recurrence of dumping at the following weighted-
average percentage margins:

 
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                                                               Weighted-
                                                                average
                          Exporter                              margin
                                                               (percent)
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Xingya Group................................................       21.24
Jisco Corporation...........................................       21.24
Koram Panagene Co., Ltd.....................................       21.24
Handuk Industrial Co., Ltd..................................       21.24
Kyung Dong Corp.............................................       21.24
Xi'an Metals & Minerals Import and Export Co., Ltd..........       21.24
Hebei Cangzhou New Century Foreign Trade Co., Ltd...........       21.24
Chongqing Hybest Tools Group Co., Ltd.......................       21.24
China Silk Trading & Logistics Co., Ltd.....................       21.24
Beijing Daruixing Global Trading Co., Ltd...................       21.24
Huanghua Jinhai Hardware Products Co., Ltd..................       21.24
Beijing Daruixing Nail Products Co., Ltd....................       21.24
Beijing Tri-Metal Co., Ltd..................................       21.24
Cana (Tianjin) Hardware Ind., Co., Ltd......................       21.24
China Staple Enterprise (Tianjin) Co., Ltd..................       21.24
Hengshui Mingyao Hardware & Mesh Products Co, Ltd...........       21.24
Nanjing Dayu Pneumatic Gun Nails Co., Ltd...................       21.24
Qidong Liang Chyuan Metal Industry Co., Ltd.................       21.24
Romp (Tianjin) Hardware Co., Ltd............................       21.24
Shandong Dinglong Import & Export Co., Ltd..................       21.24
Tianjin Jinchi Metal Products Co., Ltd......................       21.24
Tianjin Jurun Metal Products Co., Ltd.......................       21.24
Zhejiang Gem-Chun Hardware Accessory Co., Ltd...............       21.24
Huanghua Xionghua Hardware Products Co., Ltd................       21.24
Zhaoqing Harvest Nails Co., Ltd.............................       21.24
SDC International Australia Pty., Ltd.......................       21.24
Tianjin Universal Machinery Imp & Exp Corporation...........       21.24
Certified Products International Inc........................       21.24
Dezhou Hualude Hardware Products Co., Ltd...................       21.24
Shanxi Tianli Industries Co.................................       21.24
Suntec Industries Co., Ltd..................................       21.24
Sinochem Tianjin Imp & Exp Shenzhen Corp....................       21.24
Qingdao D&L Group Ltd.......................................       21.24
Tianjin Xiantong Material & Trade Co., Ltd..................       21.24
Zhongshan Junlong Nail Manufactures Co., Ltd................       21.24
Shandong Minmetals Co., Ltd.................................       21.24
Shouguang Meiqing Nail Industry Co., Ltd....................       21.24
S-mart (Tianjin) Technology Development Co., Ltd............       21.24
Tianjin Lianda Group Co., Ltd...............................       21.24
Union Enterprise (Kunshan) Co., Ltd.........................       21.24
Beijing Hong Sheng Metal Products Co., Ltd..................       21.24
PT Enterprise Inc...........................................       21.24
Shanxi Hairui Trade Co., Ltd................................       21.24
Shanxi Pioneer Hardware Industrial Co., Ltd.................       21.24
Shanxi Yuci Broad Wire Products Co., Ltd....................       21.24
Yitian Nanjing Hardware Co., Ltd............................       21.24
Chiieh Yung Metal Ind. Corp.................................       21.24
Shanghai Seti Enterprise International Co., Ltd.............       21.24
Shanghai Curvet Hardware Products Co., Ltd..................       21.24
Shanghai Tengyu Hardware Tools Co., Ltd.....................       21.24
Xuzhou CIP International Group Co., Ltd.....................       21.24
Wuhu Shijie Hardware Co., Ltd...............................       21.24
Wuhu Xin Lan De Industrial Co., Ltd.........................       21.24
Tianjin Zhonglian Metals Ware Co., Ltd......................       21.24
Huarong Hardware Products Co., Ltd..........................       21.24
Mingguang Abundant Hardware Products Co., Ltd...............       21.24
Shandong Oriental Cherry Hardware Group Co., Ltd............       21.24
Shandong Oriental Cherry Hardware Import and Export Co., Ltd       21.24
Shanghai Chengkai Hardware Product. Co., Ltd................       21.24
Shanghai Jade Shuttle Hardware Tools Co., Ltd...............       21.24
Shanghai Yueda Nails Industry Co., Ltd......................       21.24
Besco Machinery Industry (Zhejiang) Co., Ltd................       21.24
The Stanley Works (Langfang) Fastening Systems Co., Ltd.....       21.24
Guangdong Foreign Trade Import & Export Corporation.........       21.24
Tianjin Jinghai County Hongli Industry and Business Co., Ltd       21.24
PRC-Wide Rate...............................................      118.04
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Administrative Protective Order

    This notice also serves as the only reminder to parties subject to 
the 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 of 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.
    This sunset review and notice are in accordance with sections 
751(c), 752(c), and 771(i)(1) of the Act.

     Dated: November 13, 2013.
Ronald K. Lorentzen,
Acting Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance.
[FR Doc. 2013-27824 Filed 11-19-13; 8:45 am]
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