Recent Trends in U.S. Services Trade, 2015 Annual Report, 60183-60184 [2014-23753]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 193 / Monday, October 6, 2014 / Notices Applicant: Peter Brownell, Grinell, LA; PRT–43912B The applicant requests a permit to import four 6-mm green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) tissue plugs for the purpose of scientific research. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5year period. BILLING CODE 4310–55–P The applicant requests a permit to import one, captive-bred, Amur leopard (Panthera pardus orientalis) for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 1-year period. Applicant: Morani River Ranch, Uvalde, TX; PRT–46687A The applicant requests amendment of their captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) to add Cuvier’s gazelle (Gazella cuvieri) to enhance their propagation or survival. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5year period. Applicant: Jeff Heidecker, Jacksonville, FL; PRT–103836 The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for radiated tortoise (Astrochelys radiata) and Galapagos tortoise (Chelonoidis nigra) to enhance the species’ propagation or survival. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5year period. Multiple Applicants mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES The following applicants each request a permit to import the sport-hunted trophy of one male bontebok (Damaliscus pygargus pygargus) culled from a captive herd maintained under the management program of the Republic of South Africa, for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species. Applicant: Donald Harter, Weidman, MI; PRT–39886B Applicant: Russell Pelan, Jefferson, MD; PRT–43434B Applicant: Brian Quaca, Groesbeck, TX; PRT–44170B Applicant: Matthew McCann, Macedonia, OH; PRT–44171B Applicant: Mark Alger, Flagstaff, AZ; PRT–42321B 17:17 Oct 03, 2014 Jkt 235001 SUMMARY: [FR Doc. 2014–23741 Filed 10–3–14; 8:45 am] Applicant: Utah’s Hogle Zoo, Salt Lake City, UT; PRT–45002B VerDate Sep<11>2014 ACTION: Brenda Tapia, Program Analyst/Data Administrator, Branch of Permits, Division of Management Authority. Applicant: American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY; PRT– 39265B 60183 INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION Investigation No. 731–TA–1022 (Second Review) Refined Brown Aluminum Oxide From China Determination On the basis of the record 1 developed in the subject five-year review, the United States International Trade Commission (‘‘Commission’’) determines, pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1675(c)), that revocation of the antidumping duty order on refined brown aluminum oxide from China would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury to an industry in the United States within a reasonably foreseeable time. Background The Commission instituted this review on February 3, 2014 (79 FR 6225) and determined on May 9, 2014 that it would conduct an expedited review (79 FR 48248, August 15, 2014). The Commission completed and filed its determination in this review on October 1, 2014. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 4492 (October 2014), entitled Refined Brown Aluminum Oxide from China: Investigation No. 731–TA–1022 (Second Review). By order of the Commission. Issued: October 1, 2014. Lisa R. Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2014–23801 Filed 10–3–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 332–345] Recent Trends in U.S. Services Trade, 2015 Annual Report United States International Trade Commission. AGENCY: 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 00058 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Schedule for 2015 report and opportunity to submit information. The Commission has prepared and published annual reports in this series under investigation No. 332–345, Recent Trends in U.S. Services Trade, since 1996. The 2015 report, which the Commission plans to publish in April 2015, will provide aggregate data on cross-border trade in services for the period ending in 2013, and transactions by affiliates based outside the country of their parent firm for the period ending in 2012. The report’s analysis will focus on distribution services (logistics, maritime transport, and retail services). The Commission is inviting interested members of the public to furnish information and views in connection with the 2015 report. DATES: November 6, 2014: Deadline for filing written submissions. April 30, 2015: Anticipated date for publishing the report. ADDRESSES: All Commission offices are located in the United States International Trade Commission Building, 500 E St. SW., Washington, DC. All written submissions should be addressed to the Secretary, United States International Trade Commission, 500 E St. SW., Washington, DC 20436. The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket information system (EDIS) at https://edis.usitc.gov/edis3internal/app. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Project Leader Erick Oh (202–205–3033 or erick.oh@usitc.gov) or Acting Services Division Chief Jennifer Powell (202–205–3250 or jennifer.powell@ usitc.gov) for information specific to this investigation. For information on the legal aspects of these investigations, contact William Gearhart of the Commission’s Office of the General Counsel (202–205–3091 or william.gearhart@usitc.gov). The media should contact Margaret O’Laughlin, Office of External Relations (202–205– 1819 or margaret.olaughlin@usitc.gov). Hearing-impaired individuals may obtain information on this matter by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal at 202–205–1810. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its Internet server http://www.usitc.gov. Persons with mobility impairments who will need special assistance in gaining access to the Commission should contact the Office of the Secretary at 202–205–2000. Background: The 2015 annual services trade report will provide aggregate data on cross-border trade and E:\FR\FM\06OCN1.SGM 06OCN1 mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 60184 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 193 / Monday, October 6, 2014 / Notices affiliate transactions in services, and more specific data and information on trade in distribution services (logistics, maritime transport, and retail services). Under Commission investigation No. 332–345, the Commission publishes two annual reports, one on services trade (Recent Trends in U.S. Services Trade), and a second on merchandise trade (Shifts in U.S. Merchandise Trade). The Commission’s 2014 annual report in the series of reports on Recent Trends in U.S. Services Trade is now available online at http://www.usitc.gov. The initial notice of institution of this investigation was published in the Federal Register on September 8, 1993 (58 FR 47287) and provided for what is now the report on merchandise trade. The Commission expanded the scope of the investigation to cover services trade in a separate report, which it announced in a notice published in the Federal Register on December 28, 1994 (59 FR 66974). The separate report on services trade has been published annually since 1996, except in 2005. As in past years, the report will summarize trade in services in the aggregate and provide analyses of trends and developments in selected services industries during the latest period for which data are published by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis. As indicated above, the 2015 report will focus on trade in distribution services (logistics, maritime transport, and retail services). Written Submissions: Interested parties are invited to file written submissions and other information concerning the matters to be addressed by the Commission in its report on this investigation. For the upcoming 2015 annual report, the Commission is particularly interested in receiving information relating to trade in distribution services (logistics, maritime transport, and retail services). Submissions should be addressed to the Secretary. To be assured of consideration by the Commission, written submissions related to the Commission’s report should be submitted at the earliest practical date and should be received not later than 5:15 p.m., November 6, 2014. All written submissions must conform with the provisions of section 201.8 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 201.8). Section 201.8 and the Commission’s Handbook on Filing Procedures require that interested parties file documents electronically on or before the filing deadline and submit eight (8) true paper copies by 12:00 p.m. eastern time on the next business day. In the event that confidential treatment of a document is requested, interested VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:17 Oct 03, 2014 Jkt 235001 parties must file, at the same time as the eight paper copies, at least four (4) additional true paper copies in which the confidential information must be deleted (see the paragraph below for further information regarding confidential business information). Persons with questions regarding electronic filing should contact the Secretary (202–205–2000). The Commission intends to publish summaries of the positions of interested persons in this report. If you wish to have a summary of your position included in an appendix of the report, please include a summary with your written submission. The summary may not exceed 500 words, should be in MSWord format or a format that can be easily converted to MSWord, and should not include any confidential business information. The summary will be published as provided if it meets these requirements and is germane to the subject matter of the investigation. In the report the Commission will identify the name of the organization furnishing the summary, and will include a link to the Commission’s Electronic Document Information System (EDIS) where the full written submission can be found. Any submissions that contain confidential business information (CBI) must also conform with the requirements in section 201.6 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 201.6). Section 201.6 of the rules requires that the cover of the document and the individual pages be clearly marked as to whether they are the ‘‘confidential’’ or ‘‘non-confidential’’ version, and that the confidential business information is clearly identified by means of brackets. All written submissions, except for confidential business information, will be made available for inspection by interested parties. The Commission intends to prepare only a public report in this investigation. The report that the Commission makes available to the public will not contain confidential business information. Any confidential business information received by the Commission in this investigation and used in preparing the report will not be published in a manner that would reveal the operations of the firm supplying the information. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE To submit comments: Send them to: Issued: October 1, 2014. By order of the Commission. Lisa R. Barton, Secretary to the Commission. By email ....... pubcomment-ees.enrd@ usdoj.gov. Assistant Attorney General, U.S. DOJ—ENRD, P.O. Box 7611, Washington, DC 20044–7611. Notice of Lodging of Proposed Consent Decree Under the Clean Air Act Notice is hereby given that, for a period of 30 days, the United States will receive public comments on a proposed Consent Decree in United States v. Delek Refining, Ltd. (Civil Action No. 6:14–cv–0783), which was lodged with the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas on September 29, 2014. The Complaint in this Clean Air Act case was filed against Delek Refining, Ltd. (‘‘Delek’’) concurrently with the lodging of the proposed Consent Decree. This is a civil action brought pursuant to Section 113(b)(2) of the Clean Air Act (‘‘CAA’’), 42 U.S.C. 7413(b)(2), against Delek for alleged violations of Sections 112(r)(1) and 112(r)(7)(E) of the CAA, 42 U.S.C. 7412(r)(1) and 7412(r)(7)(E), and the Chemical Accident Prevention Provisions promulgated at 40 CFR Part 68 (the ‘‘Risk Management Program’’ regulations) at Delek’s petroleum refinery located at 1702 East Commerce Street in Tyler, Texas (‘‘Refinery’’). Delek’s alleged violations relate to acts and omissions leading up to and following a pipe rupture and fire that occurred at the Refinery on November 20, 2008. Pursuant to Section 113(b)(2) of the CAA, 42 U.S.C. 7413(b)(2), the United States seeks the assessment of civil penalties and injunctive relief based on Delek’s violations of Section 112(r) of the Act and the Risk Management Program regulations. The Consent Decree proposes to resolve the civil action by requiring Delek to perform corrective measures and pay a penalty of $475,000. The publication of this notice opens a period for public comment on the proposed Consent Decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, and should refer to United States v. Delek Refining, Ltd., D.J. Ref. No. 90–5–2–1–08279/1. 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: By mail ......... [FR Doc. 2014–23753 Filed 10–3–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P PO 00000 Frm 00059 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\06OCN1.SGM 06OCN1

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation No. 332-345]


Recent Trends in U.S. Services Trade, 2015 Annual Report

AGENCY: United States International Trade Commission.

ACTION: Schedule for 2015 report and opportunity to submit information.

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SUMMARY: The Commission has prepared and published annual reports in 
this series under investigation No. 332-345, Recent Trends in U.S. 
Services Trade, since 1996. The 2015 report, which the Commission plans 
to publish in April 2015, will provide aggregate data on cross-border 
trade in services for the period ending in 2013, and transactions by 
affiliates based outside the country of their parent firm for the 
period ending in 2012. The report's analysis will focus on distribution 
services (logistics, maritime transport, and retail services). The 
Commission is inviting interested members of the public to furnish 
information and views in connection with the 2015 report.

DATES: November 6, 2014: Deadline for filing written submissions.
    April 30, 2015: Anticipated date for publishing the report.

ADDRESSES: All Commission offices are located in the United States 
International Trade Commission Building, 500 E St. SW., Washington, DC. 
All written submissions should be addressed to the Secretary, United 
States International Trade Commission, 500 E St. SW., Washington, DC 
20436. The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the 
Commission's electronic docket information system (EDIS) at https://edis.usitc.gov/edis3-internal/app.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Project Leader Erick Oh (202-205-3033 
or erick.oh@usitc.gov) or Acting Services Division Chief Jennifer 
Powell (202-205-3250 or jennifer.powell@usitc.gov) for information 
specific to this investigation. For information on the legal aspects of 
these investigations, contact William Gearhart of the Commission's 
Office of the General Counsel (202-205-3091 or 
william.gearhart@usitc.gov). The media should contact Margaret 
O'Laughlin, Office of External Relations (202-205-1819 or 
margaret.olaughlin@usitc.gov). Hearing-impaired individuals may obtain 
information on this matter by contacting the Commission's TDD terminal 
at 202-205-1810. General information concerning the Commission may also 
be obtained by accessing its Internet server http://www.usitc.gov. 
Persons with mobility impairments who will need special assistance in 
gaining access to the Commission should contact the Office of the 
Secretary at 202-205-2000.
    Background: The 2015 annual services trade report will provide 
aggregate data on cross-border trade and

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affiliate transactions in services, and more specific data and 
information on trade in distribution services (logistics, maritime 
transport, and retail services). Under Commission investigation No. 
332-345, the Commission publishes two annual reports, one on services 
trade (Recent Trends in U.S. Services Trade), and a second on 
merchandise trade (Shifts in U.S. Merchandise Trade). The Commission's 
2014 annual report in the series of reports on Recent Trends in U.S. 
Services Trade is now available online at http://www.usitc.gov.
    The initial notice of institution of this investigation was 
published in the Federal Register on September 8, 1993 (58 FR 47287) 
and provided for what is now the report on merchandise trade. The 
Commission expanded the scope of the investigation to cover services 
trade in a separate report, which it announced in a notice published in 
the Federal Register on December 28, 1994 (59 FR 66974). The separate 
report on services trade has been published annually since 1996, except 
in 2005. As in past years, the report will summarize trade in services 
in the aggregate and provide analyses of trends and developments in 
selected services industries during the latest period for which data 
are published by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic 
Analysis. As indicated above, the 2015 report will focus on trade in 
distribution services (logistics, maritime transport, and retail 
services).
    Written Submissions: Interested parties are invited to file written 
submissions and other information concerning the matters to be 
addressed by the Commission in its report on this investigation. For 
the upcoming 2015 annual report, the Commission is particularly 
interested in receiving information relating to trade in distribution 
services (logistics, maritime transport, and retail services). 
Submissions should be addressed to the Secretary. To be assured of 
consideration by the Commission, written submissions related to the 
Commission's report should be submitted at the earliest practical date 
and should be received not later than 5:15 p.m., November 6, 2014. All 
written submissions must conform with the provisions of section 201.8 
of the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 201.8). 
Section 201.8 and the Commission's Handbook on Filing Procedures 
require that interested parties file documents electronically on or 
before the filing deadline and submit eight (8) true paper copies by 
12:00 p.m. eastern time on the next business day. In the event that 
confidential treatment of a document is requested, interested parties 
must file, at the same time as the eight paper copies, at least four 
(4) additional true paper copies in which the confidential information 
must be deleted (see the paragraph below for further information 
regarding confidential business information). Persons with questions 
regarding electronic filing should contact the Secretary (202-205-
2000).
    The Commission intends to publish summaries of the positions of 
interested persons in this report. If you wish to have a summary of 
your position included in an appendix of the report, please include a 
summary with your written submission. The summary may not exceed 500 
words, should be in MSWord format or a format that can be easily 
converted to MSWord, and should not include any confidential business 
information. The summary will be published as provided if it meets 
these requirements and is germane to the subject matter of the 
investigation. In the report the Commission will identify the name of 
the organization furnishing the summary, and will include a link to the 
Commission's Electronic Document Information System (EDIS) where the 
full written submission can be found.
    Any submissions that contain confidential business information 
(CBI) must also conform with the requirements in section 201.6 of the 
Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 201.6). Section 
201.6 of the rules requires that the cover of the document and the 
individual pages be clearly marked as to whether they are the 
``confidential'' or ``non-confidential'' version, and that the 
confidential business information is clearly identified by means of 
brackets. All written submissions, except for confidential business 
information, will be made available for inspection by interested 
parties.
    The Commission intends to prepare only a public report in this 
investigation. The report that the Commission makes available to the 
public will not contain confidential business information. Any 
confidential business information received by the Commission in this 
investigation and used in preparing the report will not be published in 
a manner that would reveal the operations of the firm supplying the 
information.

    Issued: October 1, 2014.

    By order of the Commission.
Lisa R. Barton,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2014-23753 Filed 10-3-14; 8:45 am]
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