Silicon Metal From the Russian Federation: Continuation of Antidumping Duty Order, 37718 [2014-15567]

Download as PDF 37718 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 127 / Wednesday, July 2, 2014 / Notices A. Whether South Africa is a Significant Producer of Comparable Merchandise B. Quality of the Indonesian and South African Surrogate Data to Value FOP C. 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SUMMARY: As a result of the determinations by the Department of Commerce (the Department) and the International Trade Commission (ITC) that revocation of the antidumping duty order on silicon metal from the Russian Federation (Russia), would likely lead to a continuation or recurrence of dumping and material injury to an industry in the United States, the Department is publishing a notice of continuation for this antidumping duty order. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Contact Information: Elfi Blum or Jacqueline Arrowsmith, AD/CVD Operations, Office VII, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone (202) 482–0197 or (202) 482– 5255, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: Background The Department initiated and the ITC instituted sunset reviews of the antidumping duty order on silicon metal from Russia, pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:49 Jul 01, 2014 Jkt 232001 amended (the Act).1 As a result of its review, the Department found that revocation of the antidumping duty order would likely lead to a continuation or recurrence of dumping and therefore notified the ITC of the magnitude of the margins likely to prevail were the order to be revoked.2 On June 17, 2014, the ITC published its determination pursuant to section 751(c) of the Act, that revocation of the antidumping duty order on silicon metal from Russia would likely lead to a continuation or recurrence of material injury to an industry in the United States within a reasonably foreseeable time.3 five-year review of this order not later than 30 days prior to the fifth anniversary of the effective date of continuation. This five-year (sunset) review and this notice are in accordance with section 751(c) of the Act and published pursuant to section 777(i)(1) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.218(f)(4). Scope of the Order The product covered by this order is silicon metal, which generally contains at least 96.00 percent but less than 99.99 percent silicon by weight. The merchandise covered by this order also includes silicon metal from Russia containing between 89.00 and 96.00 percent silicon by weight, but containing more aluminum than the silicon metal which contains at least 96.00 percent but less than 99.99 percent silicon by weight. Silicon metal currently is classifiable under subheadings 2804.69.10 and 2804.69.50 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS). This order covers all silicon metal meeting the above specification, regardless of tariff classification. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Continuation of the Order As a result of the determinations by the Department and the ITC that revocation of this antidumping duty order would likely lead to a continuation or recurrence of dumping 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 antidumping duty order on silicon metal from Russia. 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 this order will be the date of publication in the Federal Register of this notice of continuation. Pursuant to section 751(c)(2) of the Act, the Department intends to initiate the next 1 See Initiation of Five Year (‘‘Sunset’’) Review, 78 FR 33063 (June 3, 2013) (Sunset Initiation Notice). 2 See Silicon Metal from the Russian Federation: Final Results of the Expedited Second Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order, 78 FR 61334 (October 3, 2013). 3 See Silicon Metal from Russia, 79 FR 34551 (June 17, 2014). PO 00000 Frm 00008 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Dated: June 24, 2014. Paul Piquado, Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance. [FR Doc. 2014–15567 Filed 7–1–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P International Trade Administration [A–570–996, A–428–843, A–588–872, A–401– 809] Non-Oriented Electrical Steel From the People’s Republic of China, Germany, Japan, and Sweden: Postponement of Final Determinations of Sales at Less Than Fair Value Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (‘‘the Department’’) is postponing the deadline for issuing the final determinations in the less-than-fairvalue (‘‘LTFV’’) investigations of nonoriented electrical steel from the People’s Republic of China (‘‘the PRC’’), Germany, Japan, and Sweden and is extending the provisional measures from a four-month period to a period not more than six months in duration. DATES: Effective Date: July 2, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Yang Jin Chun at (202) 482–5760 (the PRC); Patrick O’Connor at (202) 482– 0989 (Germany); Thomas Martin at (202) 482–3936 (Japan); and Drew Jackson at (202) 482–4406 (Sweden); Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On November 18, 2013, the Department published a notice of initiation of the LTFV investigations of non-oriented electrical steel from the PRC, Germany, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Sweden and Taiwan.1 The period of AGENCY: 1 See Non-Oriented Electrical Steel From the People’s Republic of China, Germany, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Sweden and Taiwan: Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigations, 78 FR 69041 (November 18, 2013). E:\FR\FM\02JYN1.SGM 02JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 127 (Wednesday, July 2, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Page 37718]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-15567]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-821-817]


Silicon Metal From the Russian Federation: Continuation of 
Antidumping Duty Order

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

DATES: Effective Date: July 2, 2014.
SUMMARY: As a result of the determinations by the Department of 
Commerce (the Department) and the International Trade Commission (ITC) 
that revocation of the antidumping duty order on silicon metal from the 
Russian Federation (Russia), would likely lead to a continuation or 
recurrence of dumping and material injury to an industry in the United 
States, the Department is publishing a notice of continuation for this 
antidumping duty order.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Contact Information: Elfi Blum or 
Jacqueline Arrowsmith, AD/CVD Operations, Office VII, Enforcement and 
Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of 
Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 
20230; telephone (202) 482-0197 or (202) 482-5255, respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    The Department initiated and the ITC instituted sunset reviews of 
the antidumping duty order on silicon metal from Russia, pursuant to 
section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act).\1\ As a 
result of its review, the Department found that revocation of the 
antidumping duty order would likely lead to a continuation or 
recurrence of dumping and therefore notified the ITC of the magnitude 
of the margins likely to prevail were the order to be revoked.\2\
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    \1\ See Initiation of Five Year (``Sunset'') Review, 78 FR 33063 
(June 3, 2013) (Sunset Initiation Notice).
    \2\ See Silicon Metal from the Russian Federation: Final Results 
of the Expedited Second Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order, 
78 FR 61334 (October 3, 2013).
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    On June 17, 2014, the ITC published its determination pursuant to 
section 751(c) of the Act, that revocation of the antidumping duty 
order on silicon metal from Russia would likely lead to a continuation 
or recurrence of material injury to an industry in the United States 
within a reasonably foreseeable time.\3\
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    \3\ See Silicon Metal from Russia, 79 FR 34551 (June 17, 2014).
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Scope of the Order

    The product covered by this order is silicon metal, which generally 
contains at least 96.00 percent but less than 99.99 percent silicon by 
weight. The merchandise covered by this order also includes silicon 
metal from Russia containing between 89.00 and 96.00 percent silicon by 
weight, but containing more aluminum than the silicon metal which 
contains at least 96.00 percent but less than 99.99 percent silicon by 
weight. Silicon metal currently is classifiable under subheadings 
2804.69.10 and 2804.69.50 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the 
United States (HTSUS). This order covers all silicon metal meeting the 
above specification, regardless of tariff classification.

Continuation of the Order

    As a result of the determinations by the Department and the ITC 
that revocation of this antidumping duty order would likely lead to a 
continuation or recurrence of dumping 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 antidumping 
duty order on silicon metal from Russia. 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 this order will be the 
date of publication in the Federal Register of this notice of 
continuation. Pursuant to section 751(c)(2) of the Act, the Department 
intends to initiate the next five-year review of this order not later 
than 30 days prior to the fifth anniversary of the effective date of 
continuation.
    This five-year (sunset) review and this notice are in accordance 
with section 751(c) of the Act and published pursuant to section 
777(i)(1) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.218(f)(4).

    Dated: June 24, 2014.
Paul Piquado,
Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance.
[FR Doc. 2014-15567 Filed 7-1-14; 8:45 am]
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