Certain Oil Country Tubular Goods From India, Korea, the Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, and Vietnam, 53080-53081 [2014-21174]

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[FR Doc. 2014–21025 Filed 9–4–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MN–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation Nos. 701–TA–499–500 and 731–TA–1215–1217 and 1219–1223 (Final)] Certain Oil Country Tubular Goods From India, Korea, the Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, and Vietnam Determinations On the basis of the record 1 developed in the subject investigations, the United States International Trade Commission (‘‘Commission’’) determines, pursuant to sections 705(b) and 735(b) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671d(b)) and (19 U.S.C. 1673d(b)) (‘‘the Act’’), that an industry in the United States is materially injured by reason of imports of certain oil country tubular goods from India, Korea, Turkey, Ukraine, and Vietnam, provided for in subheadings 7304.29, 7305.20, and 7306.29 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, that have been found by the Department of Commerce (‘‘Commerce’’) to be sold in the United States at less than fair value (‘‘LTFV’’) and to be subsidized by the 1 The record is defined in sec. 207.2(f) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 207.2(f)). PO 00000 Frm 00066 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 governments of India and Turkey.2 The Commission also determines, pursuant to section 735(b) of the Act, that an industry in the United States is threatened with material injury by reason of imports of certain oil country tubular goods from Taiwan that have been found by Commerce to be sold in the United States at LTFV.3 The Commission further determines that imports of these products from the Philippines and Thailand are negligible pursuant to section 771(24) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1677(24)), and its investigations with regard to these countries are thereby terminated pursuant to section 735(b) of the Act. Background The Commission instituted these investigations effective July 2, 2013, following receipt of a petition filed with the Commission and Commerce by United States Steel Corporation, Pittsburgh, PA; Maverick Tube Corporation, Houston, TX; Boomerang Tube LLC, Chesterfield, MO; Energex, a division of JMC Steel Group, Chicago, IL; Northwest Pipe Company, Vancouver, WA; Tejas Tubular Products Inc., Houston, TX; TMK IPSCO, Houston, TX; Vallourec Star, L.P., Houston, TX; and Welded Tube USA, Inc., Lackawanna, NY. The final phase of the investigations was scheduled by the Commission following notification of preliminary determinations by Commerce regarding the subsidization of imports of certain oil country tubular goods from India and Turkey within the meaning of section 703(b) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1671b(b)) and sales at less than fair value of imports of certain oil country tubular goods from India, Korea, the Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, and Vietnam within the meaning of section 733(b) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1673b(b)). Notice of the scheduling of the final phase of the Commission’s investigations and of a public hearing to be held in connection therewith was given by posting copies of the notice in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade 2 All five participating Commissioners voted in the affirmative (Commissioner F. Scott Kieff did not participate in these investigations). The Commission also finds that imports subject to Commerce’s affirmative critical circumstances determinations are not likely to undermine seriously the remedial effect of the countervailing duty orders on certain oil country tubular goods from India or Turkey. The Commission further finds that imports subject to Commerce’s affirmative critical circumstances determinations are not likely to undermine seriously the remedial effect of the antidumping duty orders on certain oil country tubular goods from Turkey or Vietnam. 3 Chairman Meredith M. Broadbent dissenting with regard to imports from Taiwan, determining that subject imports from Taiwan are negligible. E:\FR\FM\05SEN1.SGM 05SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 172 / Friday, September 5, 2014 / Notices Commission, Washington, DC, and by publishing the notice in the Federal Register on April 7, 2014 (79 FR 19122). The hearing was held in Washington, DC, on July 15, 2014, and all persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to appear in person or by counsel. The Commission completed and filed its determinations in these investigations on September 2, 2014. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 4489 (September 2014), entitled Certain Oil Country Tubular Goods from India, Korea, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, and Vietnam (Investigation Nos. 701–TA–499–500 and 731–TA–1215–1217 and 1219–1223: (Final)). By order of the Commission. Issued: September 2, 2014. Lisa R. Barton, Secretary to the Commission. damages resulting from releases from the Site, subject to reservations specified in the proposed Decree. The publication of this notice opens a period for public comment on the proposed Decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, and should refer to United States and State of New Mexico v. Chevron Mining Inc., D.J. Ref. No. 90– 11–2–07579. All comments must be submitted no later than thirty (30) days after the publication date of this notice. Comments may be submitted either by email or by mail: To submit comments: Send them to: By e-mail ...... pubcomment-ees.enrd@ usdoj.gov. Assistant Attorney General, U.S. DOJ—ENRD, P.O. Box 7611, Washington, DC 20044–7611. By mail ......... 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It will be held at the Office of Justice Programs at 810 7th Street NW. in the Main 3rd Floor Conference Room, in Washington, DC. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kathi Grasso, Designated Federal Official, OJJDP, Kathi.Grasso@usdoj.gov, or (202) 616–7567. [This is not a tollfree number.] The Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice (FACJJ), established pursuant to Section 3(2)A of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App. 2), will meet to carry out its advisory functions under Section 223(f)(2)(C–E) of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 2002. The FACJJ is composed of representatives from the states and territories. 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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation Nos. 701-TA-499-500 and 731-TA-1215-1217 and 1219-1223 
(Final)]


Certain Oil Country Tubular Goods From India, Korea, the 
Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, and Vietnam

Determinations

    On the basis of the record \1\ developed in the subject 
investigations, the United States International Trade Commission 
(``Commission'') determines, pursuant to sections 705(b) and 735(b) of 
the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671d(b)) and (19 U.S.C. 1673d(b)) 
(``the Act''), that an industry in the United States is materially 
injured by reason of imports of certain oil country tubular goods from 
India, Korea, Turkey, Ukraine, and Vietnam, provided for in subheadings 
7304.29, 7305.20, and 7306.29 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the 
United States, that have been found by the Department of Commerce 
(``Commerce'') to be sold in the United States at less than fair value 
(``LTFV'') and to be subsidized by the governments of India and 
Turkey.\2\ The Commission also determines, pursuant to section 735(b) 
of the Act, that an industry in the United States is threatened with 
material injury by reason of imports of certain oil country tubular 
goods from Taiwan that have been found by Commerce to be sold in the 
United States at LTFV.\3\
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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)).
    \2\ All five participating Commissioners voted in the 
affirmative (Commissioner F. Scott Kieff did not participate in 
these investigations). The Commission also finds that imports 
subject to Commerce's affirmative critical circumstances 
determinations are not likely to undermine seriously the remedial 
effect of the countervailing duty orders on certain oil country 
tubular goods from India or Turkey. The Commission further finds 
that imports subject to Commerce's affirmative critical 
circumstances determinations are not likely to undermine seriously 
the remedial effect of the antidumping duty orders on certain oil 
country tubular goods from Turkey or Vietnam.
    \3\ Chairman Meredith M. Broadbent dissenting with regard to 
imports from Taiwan, determining that subject imports from Taiwan 
are negligible.
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    The Commission further determines that imports of these products 
from the Philippines and Thailand are negligible pursuant to section 
771(24) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1677(24)), and its investigations with 
regard to these countries are thereby terminated pursuant to section 
735(b) of the Act.

Background

    The Commission instituted these investigations effective July 2, 
2013, following receipt of a petition filed with the Commission and 
Commerce by United States Steel Corporation, Pittsburgh, PA; Maverick 
Tube Corporation, Houston, TX; Boomerang Tube LLC, Chesterfield, MO; 
Energex, a division of JMC Steel Group, Chicago, IL; Northwest Pipe 
Company, Vancouver, WA; Tejas Tubular Products Inc., Houston, TX; TMK 
IPSCO, Houston, TX; Vallourec Star, L.P., Houston, TX; and Welded Tube 
USA, Inc., Lackawanna, NY. The final phase of the investigations was 
scheduled by the Commission following notification of preliminary 
determinations by Commerce regarding the subsidization of imports of 
certain oil country tubular goods from India and Turkey within the 
meaning of section 703(b) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1671b(b)) and sales at 
less than fair value of imports of certain oil country tubular goods 
from India, Korea, the Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, 
and Vietnam within the meaning of section 733(b) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 
1673b(b)). Notice of the scheduling of the final phase of the 
Commission's investigations and of a public hearing to be held in 
connection therewith was given by posting copies of the notice in the 
Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade

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Commission, Washington, DC, and by publishing the notice in the Federal 
Register on April 7, 2014 (79 FR 19122). The hearing was held in 
Washington, DC, on July 15, 2014, and all persons who requested the 
opportunity were permitted to appear in person or by counsel.
    The Commission completed and filed its determinations in these 
investigations on September 2, 2014. The views of the Commission are 
contained in USITC Publication 4489 (September 2014), entitled Certain 
Oil Country Tubular Goods from India, Korea, Philippines, Taiwan, 
Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, and Vietnam (Investigation Nos. 701-TA-499-
500 and 731-TA-1215-1217 and 1219-1223: (Final)).

    By order of the Commission.

    Issued: September 2, 2014.
Lisa R. Barton,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2014-21174 Filed 9-4-14; 8:45 am]
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