Grain-Oriented Electrical Steel From Germany, Japan, and Poland; Determinations, 54744 [2014-21724]

Download as PDF tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 54744 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 177 / Friday, September 12, 2014 / Notices public are invited to file comments, not to exceed five (5) pages in length, inclusive of attachments, on any public interest issues raised by the complaint or section 210.8(b) filing. Comments should address whether issuance of the relief specifically requested by the complainant in this investigation would affect the public health and welfare in the United States, competitive conditions in the United States economy, the production of like or directly competitive articles in the United States, or United States consumers. In particular, the Commission is interested in comments that: (i) Explain how the articles potentially subject to the requested remedial orders are used in the United States; (ii) identify any public health, safety, or welfare concerns in the United States relating to the requested remedial orders; (iii) identify like or directly competitive articles that complainant, its licensees, or third parties make in the United States which could replace the subject articles if they were to be excluded; (iv) indicate whether complainant, complainant’s licensees, and/or third party suppliers have the capacity to replace the volume of articles potentially subject to the requested exclusion order and/or a cease and desist order within a commercially reasonable time; and (v) explain how the requested remedial orders would impact United States consumers. 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VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:58 Sep 11, 2014 Jkt 232001 questions regarding filing should contact the Secretary (202–205–2000). Any person desiring to submit a document to the Commission in confidence must request confidential treatment. All such requests should be directed to the Secretary to the Commission and must include a full statement of the reasons why the Commission should grant such treatment. See 19 CFR 201.6. Documents for which confidential treatment by the Commission is properly sought will be treated accordingly. All nonconfidential written submissions will be available for public inspection at the Office of the Secretary and on EDIS.5 This action is taken under the authority of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (19 U.S.C. 1337), and of sections 201.10 and 210.8(c) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 201.10, 210.8(c)). By order of the Commission. Issued: September 8, 2014. Lisa R. Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2014–21711 Filed 9–11–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation Nos. 731–TA–1233, 1234, and 1236 (Final)] Grain-Oriented Electrical Steel From Germany, Japan, and Poland; Determinations On the basis of the record 1 developed in the subject investigations, the United States International Trade Commission (‘‘Commission’’) determines, pursuant to section 735(b) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1673d(b)) (‘‘the Act’’), that an industry in the United States is not materially injured or threatened with material injury, and the establishment of an industry in the United States is not materially retarded, by reason of imports from Germany, Japan, and Poland of grain-oriented electrical steel, provided for in subheadings 7225.11.00, 7226.11.10, and 7226.11.90 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’’).2 5 Electronic Document Information System (EDIS): http://edis.usitc.gov. 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 Commissioner Rhonda K. Schmidtlein dissented. PO 00000 Frm 00068 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Background The Commission instituted these investigations effective September 18, 2013, following receipt of a petition filed with the Commission and Commerce by AK Steel Corp., West Chester, Ohio; Allegheny Ludlum, LLC, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and the United Steelworkers, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The final phase of the investigations was scheduled by the Commission following notification of preliminary determinations by Commerce that imports of grainoriented electrical steel from Germany, Japan, and Poland were being sold at LTFV 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 Commission, Washington, DC, and by publishing the notice in the Federal Register of June 4, 2014 (79 FR 32310). The hearing was held in Washington, DC, on July 24, 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 8, 2014. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 4491 (September 2014), entitled GrainOriented Electrical Steel from Germany, Japan, and Poland: Investigation Nos. 731–TA–1233, 1234, and 1236 (Final). By order of the Commission. Issued: September 8, 2014. Lisa R. Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2014–21724 Filed 9–11–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 731–TA–1225 (Final)] Ferrosilicon From Venezuela Determination On the basis of the record 1 developed in the subject investigation, the United States International Trade Commission (Commission) determines, pursuant to section 735(b) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1673d(b)) (the Act), that an industry in the United States is not materially injured or threatened with 1 The record is defined in sec. 207.2(f) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 207.2(f)). E:\FR\FM\12SEN1.SGM 12SEN1

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation Nos. 731-TA-1233, 1234, and 1236 (Final)]


Grain-Oriented Electrical Steel From Germany, Japan, and Poland; 
Determinations

    On the basis of the record \1\ developed in the subject 
investigations, the United States International Trade Commission 
(``Commission'') determines, pursuant to section 735(b) of the Tariff 
Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1673d(b)) (``the Act''), that an industry in the 
United States is not materially injured or threatened with material 
injury, and the establishment of an industry in the United States is 
not materially retarded, by reason of imports from Germany, Japan, and 
Poland of grain-oriented electrical steel, provided for in subheadings 
7225.11.00, 7226.11.10, and 7226.11.90 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'').\2\
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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\ Commissioner Rhonda K. Schmidtlein dissented.
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Background

    The Commission instituted these investigations effective September 
18, 2013, following receipt of a petition filed with the Commission and 
Commerce by AK Steel Corp., West Chester, Ohio; Allegheny Ludlum, LLC, 
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and the United Steelworkers, Pittsburgh, 
Pennsylvania. The final phase of the investigations was scheduled by 
the Commission following notification of preliminary determinations by 
Commerce that imports of grain-oriented electrical steel from Germany, 
Japan, and Poland were being sold at LTFV 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 
Commission, Washington, DC, and by publishing the notice in the Federal 
Register of June 4, 2014 (79 FR 32310). The hearing was held in 
Washington, DC, on July 24, 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 8, 2014. The views of the Commission are 
contained in USITC Publication 4491 (September 2014), entitled Grain-
Oriented Electrical Steel from Germany, Japan, and Poland: 
Investigation Nos. 731-TA-1233, 1234, and 1236 (Final).

    By order of the Commission.

    Issued: September 8, 2014.
Lisa R. Barton,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2014-21724 Filed 9-11-14; 8:45 am]
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