Export Trade Certificate of Review, 4671-4672 [2014-01766]

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Please review the Extension of Time Limits; Final Rule, available at http://www.gpo.gov//fdsys// pkg//FR-2013-09-20//html//201322853.htm, prior to submitting factual information in this segment. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Certification Requirements Any party submitting factual information in an AD or CVD proceeding must certify to the accuracy and completeness of that information.30 Parties are hereby reminded that revised certification requirements are in effect for company/government officials as well as their representatives in all AD or CVD investigations or proceedings initiated on or after August 16, 2013, including this investigation.31 The formats for the revised certifications are provided at the end of the Final Rule. The Department intends to reject factual submissions if the submitting party does not comply with the revised certification requirements. This notice is issued and published pursuant to section 777(i) of the Act. 30 See section 782(b) of the Act. 31 See Certification of Factual Information To Import Administration During Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Proceedings, 78 FR 42678 (July 17, 2013) (Final Rule). VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:05 Jan 28, 2014 Jkt 232001 Dated: January 22, 2014. Paul Piquado, Assistant Secretary for Enforcement & Compliance. Appendix I Scope of the Investigation The merchandise covered by this investigation is crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells, and modules, laminates and/or panels consisting of crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells, whether or not partially or fully assembled into other products, including building integrated materials. For purposes of this investigation, subject merchandise also includes modules, laminates and/or panels assembled in the subject country consisting of crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells that are completed or partially manufactured within a customs territory other than that subject country, using ingots that are manufactured in the subject country, wafers that are manufactured in the subject country, or cells where the manufacturing process begins in the subject country and is completed in a non-subject country. Subject merchandise includes crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells of thickness equal to or greater than 20 micrometers, having a p/n junction formed by any means, whether or not the cell has undergone other processing, including, but not limited to, cleaning, etching, coating, and/or addition of materials (including, but not limited to, metallization and conductor patterns) to collect and forward the electricity that is generated by the cell. Excluded from the scope of this investigation are thin film photovoltaic products produced from amorphous silicon (a-Si), cadmium telluride (CdTe), or copper indium gallium selenide (CIGS). Also excluded from the scope of this investigation are any products covered by the existing antidumping and countervailing duty orders on crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells, whether or not assembled into modules, from the People’s Republic of China. See Crystalline Silicon Photovoltaic Cells, Whether or Not Assembled Into Modules, From the People’s Republic of China: Amended Final Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, and Antidumping Duty Order, 77 FR 73018 (December 7, 2012); Crystalline Silicon Photovoltaic Cells, Whether or Not Assembled Into Modules, From the People’s Republic of China: Countervailing Duty Order, 77 FR 73017 (December 7, 2012). Also excluded from the scope of this investigation are crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells, not exceeding 10,000mm2 in surface area, that are permanently integrated into a consumer good whose function is other than power generation and that consumes the electricity generated by the integrated crystalline silicon photovoltaic cell. Where more than one cell is permanently integrated into a consumer good, the surface area for purposes of this exclusion shall be the total combined surface area of all cells that are integrated into the consumer good. Merchandise covered by this investigation is currently classified in the Harmonized PO 00000 Frm 00017 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 4671 Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) under subheadings 8501.61.0000, 8507.20.8030, 8507.20.8040, 8507.20.8060, 8507.20.8090, 8541.40.6020, 8541.40.6030 and 8501.31.8000. These HTSUS subheadings are provided for convenience and customs purposes; the written description of the scope of this investigation is dispositive. [FR Doc. 2014–01743 Filed 1–28–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [Application No. 97–12A003] Export Trade Certificate of Review Notice of Application (97– 12A003) to amend the Export Trade Certificate of Review held by the Association for the Administration of Rice Quotas, Inc. ACTION: The Office of Trade and Economic Analysis (‘‘OTEA’’) of the International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce, has received an application to amend an Export Trade Certificate of Review (‘‘Certificate’’). This notice summarizes the proposed amendment and requests comments relevant to whether the amended Certificate should be issued. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joseph Flynn, Director, Office of Trade and Economic Analysis, International Trade Administration, (202) 482–5131 (this is not a toll-free number) or email at etca@trade.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title III of the Export Trading Company Act of 1982 (15 U.S.C. 4001–21) authorizes the Secretary of Commerce to issue Export Trade Certificates of Review. An Export Trade Certificate of Review protects the holder and the members identified in the Certificate from State and Federal government antitrust actions and from private treble damage antitrust actions for the export conduct specified in the Certificate and carried out in compliance with its terms and conditions. Section 302(b)(1) of the Export Trading Company Act of 1982 and 15 CFR 325.6(a) require the Secretary to publish a notice in the Federal Register identifying the applicant and summarizing its proposed export conduct. SUMMARY: Request for Public Comments Interested parties may submit written comments relevant to the determination whether an amended Certificate should be issued. If the comments include any privileged or confidential business E:\FR\FM\29JAN1.SGM 29JAN1 4672 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 19 / Wednesday, January 29, 2014 / Notices tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES information, it must be clearly marked and a nonconfidential version of the comments (identified as such) should be included. Any comments not marked as privileged or confidential business information will be deemed to be nonconfidential. An original and five (5) copies, plus two (2) copies of the nonconfidential version, should be submitted no later than 20 days after the date of this notice to: Export Trading Company Affairs, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 7025–X, Washington, DC 20230. Information submitted by any person is exempt from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552). However, nonconfidential versions of the comments will be made available to the applicant if necessary for determining whether or not to issue the Certificate. Comments should refer to this application as ‘‘Export Trade Certificate of Review, application number 97–12A003.’’ The original Certificate for the Association for the Administration of Rice Quotas, Inc., was issued on January 21, 1998 (63 FR 4220, January 28, 1998). A summary of the current application for an amendment follows. Summary of the Application Applicant: Association for the Administration of Rice Quotas, Inc. (‘‘AARQ’’), c/o Jess Errecarte, AARQ Chairman, 1550 Drew Ave Suite 150 Davis, California 95616. Contact: Matthew R. Elkin, Counsel, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Telephone (202) 739–5285. Application No.: 97–12A003. Date Deemed Submitted: January 7, 2014. Proposed Amendment: AARQ seeks to amend its Certificate to: 1. Remove the following member companies from AARQ Certificate: Newfield Rice, Inc., Miramar, Florida and The Connell Company for the activities of itself and its two divisions, Connell Rice & Sugar Co. and Connell International Company, Berkeley Heights, New Jersey 2. Change the names of the following AARQ members: Commodity Specialists Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota to Sinamco Trading Inc., Minneapolis, Minnesota and Nidera US LLC, Wilton, Connecticut (a subsidiary of Nidera Handelscompagnie BV (Netherlands) to Nidera US LLC, Wilton, Connecticut (a subsidiary of Nidera BV (Netherlands)) AARQ’s proposed amendment of its Export Trade Certificate of Review VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:05 Jan 28, 2014 Jkt 232001 would result in the following membership list: ADM Latin, Inc., Decatur, Illinois, ADM Grain Company, Decatur, Illinois, and ADM Rice, Inc., Tarrytown, New York (subsidiaries of Archer Daniels Midland Company) American Commodity Company, LLC, Williams, California Associated Rice Marketing Cooperative (ARMCO), Richvale, California Bunge Milling, St. Louis, Missouri (a subsidiary of Bunge North America, White Plains, New York) dba PIRMI (Pacific International Rice Mills), Woodland, California Cargill Americas, Inc., and its subsidiary CAI Trading LLC, Coral Gables, Florida Family & Sons, Inc., Miami, Florida Farmers’ Rice Cooperative, Sacramento, California Farmers Rice Milling Company, Inc., Lake Charles, Louisiana Far West Rice, Inc., Durham, California Gulf Pacific Rice Co., Inc., Houston, Texas; Gulf Rice Milling, Inc., Houston, Texas; and Harvest Rice, Inc., McGehee, Arkansas (each a subsidiary of Gulf Pacific, Inc., Houston, Texas) Gulf Pacific Disc, Inc., Houston, Texas Itochu International Inc., Portland, Oregon (a subsidiary of Itochu Corporation (Japan)) JFC International Inc., Los Angeles, California (a subsidiary of Kikkoman Corp.) JIT Products, Inc., Davis, California Kennedy Rice Dryers, L.L.C., Mer Rouge, Louisiana Kitoku America, Inc., Burlingame, California (a subsidiary of Kitoku Shinryo Co., Ltd. (Japan)) LD Commodities Rice Merchandising LLC, Wilton, Connecticut, and LD Commodities Interior Rice Merchandising LLC, Kansas City, Missouri (subsidiaries of Louis Dreyfus Commodities LLC, Wilton, Connecticut) Louisiana Rice Mill, LLC, Mermentau, Louisiana Nidera, US LLC, Wilton, Connecticut (a subsidiary of Nidera BV (Netherlands)) Nishimoto Trading Co., Ltd., Santa Fe Springs, California (a subsidiary of Nishimoto Trading Company, Ltd. (Japan)) Noble Logistic USA Inc., Portland, Oregon Producers Rice Mill, Inc., Stuttgart, Arkansas PS International, LLC dba PS International Ltd., Chapel Hill, North Carolina (jointly owned by Seaboard Corporation, Kansas City, Missouri PO 00000 Frm 00018 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 and PS Trading Inc., Chapel Hill, North Carolina) Riceland Foods, Inc., Stuttgart, Arkansas Rickmers Rice USA, Inc., Knoxville, Tennessee Riviana Foods Inc., Houston, Texas (a subsidiary of Ebro Foods, S.A. (Spain)) for the activities of itself and its subsidiary, American Rice, Inc., Houston, Texas Sinamco Trading, Inc., Minneapolis, Minnesota SunFoods LLC, Woodland, California SunWest Foods, Inc., Davis, California Texana Rice, Inc., Louise, Texas The Sun Valley Rice Co., LLC, Arbuckle, California TRC Trading Corporation, Roseville, California (a subsidiary of TRC Group Inc., Roseville California) and its subsidiary Gulf Rice Arkansas II, LLC, Houston, Texas Trujillo & Sons, Inc., Miami, Florida Veetee Rice, Inc., Great Neck, New York (a subsidiary of Veetee Investments Corporation (Bahamas)) Wehah Farm, Inc., dba Lundberg Family Farms, Richvale, California. Dated: January 23, 2014. Joseph Flynn, Director, Office of Trade and Economic Analysis, International Trade Administration. [FR Doc. 2014–01766 Filed 1–28–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DR–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XC969 Draft Guidance for Assessing the Effects of Anthropogenic Sound on Marine Mammals—Acoustic Threshold Levels for Onset of Permanent and Temporary Threshold Shifts National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; reopening of public comment period. AGENCY: On December 27, 2013 the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) on behalf of NMFS and the National Ocean Service (referred to collectively here as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)), announced the availability of draft guidance for assessing the effects of anthropogenic sound on marine mammal species under NOAA’s jurisdiction. NOAA solicited public comment on the draft guidance and provided a 30-day public comment period ending January 27, 2014. 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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 19 (Wednesday, January 29, 2014)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[Application No. 97-12A003]


Export Trade Certificate of Review

ACTION: Notice of Application (97-12A003) to amend the Export Trade 
Certificate of Review held by the Association for the Administration of 
Rice Quotas, Inc.

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SUMMARY: The Office of Trade and Economic Analysis (``OTEA'') of the 
International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce, has 
received an application to amend an Export Trade Certificate of Review 
(``Certificate''). This notice summarizes the proposed amendment and 
requests comments relevant to whether the amended Certificate should be 
issued.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joseph Flynn, Director, Office of 
Trade and Economic Analysis, International Trade Administration, (202) 
482-5131 (this is not a toll-free number) or email at etca@trade.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title III of the Export Trading Company Act 
of 1982 (15 U.S.C. 4001-21) authorizes the Secretary of Commerce to 
issue Export Trade Certificates of Review. An Export Trade Certificate 
of Review protects the holder and the members identified in the 
Certificate from State and Federal government antitrust actions and 
from private treble damage antitrust actions for the export conduct 
specified in the Certificate and carried out in compliance with its 
terms and conditions. Section 302(b)(1) of the Export Trading Company 
Act of 1982 and 15 CFR 325.6(a) require the Secretary to publish a 
notice in the Federal Register identifying the applicant and 
summarizing its proposed export conduct.

Request for Public Comments

    Interested parties may submit written comments relevant to the 
determination whether an amended Certificate should be issued. If the 
comments include any privileged or confidential business

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information, it must be clearly marked and a nonconfidential version of 
the comments (identified as such) should be included. Any comments not 
marked as privileged or confidential business information will be 
deemed to be nonconfidential.
    An original and five (5) copies, plus two (2) copies of the 
nonconfidential version, should be submitted no later than 20 days 
after the date of this notice to: Export Trading Company Affairs, 
International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 
7025-X, Washington, DC 20230.
    Information submitted by any person is exempt from disclosure under 
the Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552). However, nonconfidential 
versions of the comments will be made available to the applicant if 
necessary for determining whether or not to issue the Certificate. 
Comments should refer to this application as ``Export Trade Certificate 
of Review, application number 97-12A003.''
    The original Certificate for the Association for the Administration 
of Rice Quotas, Inc., was issued on January 21, 1998 (63 FR 4220, 
January 28, 1998). A summary of the current application for an 
amendment follows.

Summary of the Application

    Applicant: Association for the Administration of Rice Quotas, Inc. 
(``AARQ''), c/o Jess Errecarte, AARQ Chairman, 1550 Drew Ave Suite 150 
Davis, California 95616.
    Contact: Matthew R. Elkin, Counsel, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, 
Telephone (202) 739-5285.
    Application No.: 97-12A003.
    Date Deemed Submitted: January 7, 2014.
    Proposed Amendment: AARQ seeks to amend its Certificate to:
1. Remove the following member companies from AARQ Certificate: 
Newfield Rice, Inc., Miramar, Florida and The Connell Company for the 
activities of itself and its two divisions, Connell Rice & Sugar Co. 
and Connell International Company, Berkeley Heights, New Jersey
2. Change the names of the following AARQ members: Commodity 
Specialists Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota to Sinamco Trading Inc., 
Minneapolis, Minnesota and Nidera US LLC, Wilton, Connecticut (a 
subsidiary of Nidera Handelscompagnie BV (Netherlands) to Nidera US 
LLC, Wilton, Connecticut (a subsidiary of Nidera BV (Netherlands))
    AARQ's proposed amendment of its Export Trade Certificate of Review 
would result in the following membership list:

ADM Latin, Inc., Decatur, Illinois, ADM Grain Company, Decatur, 
Illinois, and ADM Rice, Inc., Tarrytown, New York (subsidiaries of 
Archer Daniels Midland Company)
American Commodity Company, LLC, Williams, California
Associated Rice Marketing Cooperative (ARMCO), Richvale, California
Bunge Milling, St. Louis, Missouri (a subsidiary of Bunge North 
America, White Plains, New York) dba PIRMI (Pacific International Rice 
Mills), Woodland, California
Cargill Americas, Inc., and its subsidiary CAI Trading LLC, Coral 
Gables, Florida
Family & Sons, Inc., Miami, Florida
Farmers' Rice Cooperative, Sacramento, California
Farmers Rice Milling Company, Inc., Lake Charles, Louisiana
Far West Rice, Inc., Durham, California
Gulf Pacific Rice Co., Inc., Houston, Texas; Gulf Rice Milling, Inc., 
Houston, Texas; and Harvest Rice, Inc., McGehee, Arkansas (each a 
subsidiary of Gulf Pacific, Inc., Houston, Texas)
Gulf Pacific Disc, Inc., Houston, Texas
Itochu International Inc., Portland, Oregon (a subsidiary of Itochu 
Corporation (Japan))
JFC International Inc., Los Angeles, California (a subsidiary of 
Kikkoman Corp.)
JIT Products, Inc., Davis, California
Kennedy Rice Dryers, L.L.C., Mer Rouge, Louisiana
Kitoku America, Inc., Burlingame, California (a subsidiary of Kitoku 
Shinryo Co., Ltd. (Japan))
LD Commodities Rice Merchandising LLC, Wilton, Connecticut, and LD 
Commodities Interior Rice Merchandising LLC, Kansas City, Missouri 
(subsidiaries of Louis Dreyfus Commodities LLC, Wilton, Connecticut)
Louisiana Rice Mill, LLC, Mermentau, Louisiana
Nidera, US LLC, Wilton, Connecticut (a subsidiary of Nidera BV 
(Netherlands))
Nishimoto Trading Co., Ltd., Santa Fe Springs, California (a subsidiary 
of Nishimoto Trading Company, Ltd. (Japan))
Noble Logistic USA Inc., Portland, Oregon
Producers Rice Mill, Inc., Stuttgart, Arkansas
PS International, LLC dba PS International Ltd., Chapel Hill, North 
Carolina (jointly owned by Seaboard Corporation, Kansas City, Missouri 
and PS Trading Inc., Chapel Hill, North Carolina)
Riceland Foods, Inc., Stuttgart, Arkansas
Rickmers Rice USA, Inc., Knoxville, Tennessee
Riviana Foods Inc., Houston, Texas (a subsidiary of Ebro Foods, S.A. 
(Spain)) for the activities of itself and its subsidiary, American 
Rice, Inc., Houston, Texas
Sinamco Trading, Inc., Minneapolis, Minnesota
SunFoods LLC, Woodland, California
SunWest Foods, Inc., Davis, California
Texana Rice, Inc., Louise, Texas
The Sun Valley Rice Co., LLC, Arbuckle, California
TRC Trading Corporation, Roseville, California (a subsidiary of TRC 
Group Inc., Roseville California) and its subsidiary Gulf Rice Arkansas 
II, LLC, Houston, Texas
Trujillo & Sons, Inc., Miami, Florida
Veetee Rice, Inc., Great Neck, New York (a subsidiary of Veetee 
Investments Corporation (Bahamas))
Wehah Farm, Inc., dba Lundberg Family Farms, Richvale, California.

    Dated: January 23, 2014.
Joseph Flynn,
Director, Office of Trade and Economic Analysis, International Trade 
Administration.
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