Heavy Walled Rectangular Welded Carbon Steel Pipes and Tubes From the Republic of Korea, Mexico, and the Republic of Turkey: Postponement of Preliminary Determinations of Antidumping Duty Investigations, 76269 [2015-30897]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 235 / Tuesday, December 8, 2015 / Notices C. Level of Trade (LOT)/CEP Offset D. Cost of Production Analysis 1. Calculation of Cost of Production (COP) 2. Test of Comparison Market Sales Prices 3. Results of the COP Test E. Calculation of Normal Value Based on Comparison Market Prices F. Constructed Value IX. Currency Conversion X. Recommendation [FR Doc. 2015–30793 Filed 12–7–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–580–880, A–201–847, A–489–824] Heavy Walled Rectangular Welded Carbon Steel Pipes and Tubes From the Republic of Korea, Mexico, and the Republic of Turkey: Postponement of Preliminary Determinations of Antidumping Duty Investigations Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elizabeth Eastwood at (202) 482–3874 (the Republic of Korea (Korea)), David Crespo at (202) 482–3693 (Mexico), or Rebecca Trainor at (202) 482–4007 (the Republic of Turkey (Turkey)); AD/CVD Operations, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington DC 20230. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: Lhorne on DSK9F6TC42PROD with NOTICES Postponement of Preliminary Determinations On August 10, 2015, the Department of Commerce (the Department) initiated antidumping duty investigations of imports of heavy walled rectangular carbon steel pipes and tubes (HWR pipes and tubes) from Korea, Mexico, and Turkey.1 The notice of initiation stated that we would issue our preliminary determinations no later than 140 days after the date of initiation. Currently, the preliminary determinations in these investigations are due on December 28, 2015. On November 30, 2015, Atlas Tube, a division of JMC Steel Group; Bull Moose Tube Company; EXLTUBE; Hannibal Industries, Inc.; Independence Tube Corporation; Maruichi American Corporation; Searing Industries; Southland Tube; and Vest, Inc., U.S. 1 See Heavy Walled Rectangular Welded Carbon Steel Pipes and Tubes from the Republic of Korea, Mexico, and the Republic of Turkey: Inititaion of Less-Than-Fair Value Investigations, 80 FR 49202 (August 17, 2015). VerDate Sep<11>2014 14:17 Dec 07, 2015 Jkt 238001 producers on whose behalf the petitions in these cases were filed (hereafter, the petitioners) made timely requests, pursuant to section 733(c)(1)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), and 19 CFR 351.205(e), for a 50-day postponement of the preliminary determinations in the investigations.2 The petitioners stated that a postponement of the preliminary determinations in all three HWR pipes and tubes investigations is necessary to provide the Department with sufficient time to reach reasoned preliminary determinations. Under section 733(c)(1)(A) of the Act, if a petitioner makes a timely request for an extension of the period within which the preliminary determination must be made under subsection (b)(1), then the Department may postpone making the preliminary determination under subsection (b)(1) until not later than the 190th day after the date on which the administering authority initiated the investigation. Therefore, for the reasons stated above, and because there are no compelling reasons to deny the petitioners’ requests, the Department is postponing the preliminary determinations in these investigations until Februrary 16, 2016, which is 190 days from the date on which the Department initiated these investigations. The deadline for the final determinations will continue to be 75 days after the date of the preliminary determinations, unless extended. This notice is issued and published pursuant to section 733(c)(2) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.205(f)(1). Dated: December 2, 2015. Christian Marsh, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations. [FR Doc. 2015–30897 Filed 12–7–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–533–823] Silicomanganese from India: Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2014–2015 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Department of Commerce (the Department) is partially rescinding SUMMARY: 2 See the petitioners’ letters to the Department dated November 30, 2015. PO 00000 Frm 00010 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 76269 its administrative review of the antidumping duty order on silicomanganese from India for the period of review (POR) May 1, 2014 through April 30, 2015. DATES: Effective Date: December 8, 2015. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David Lindgren, Office VII, 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; telephone: (202) 482–3870. Background On May 1, 2015, the Department published a notice of opportunity to request an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on silicomanganese from India for the POR.1 Petitioners,2 in accordance with section 751(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), and 19 CFR 351.213(b), filed a request for an antidumping duty administrative review of two companies: Nava Bharat Ventures Limited (Nava) and Universal Ferro and Allied Chemicals, Ltd. (Universal).3 Subsequently, on July 1, 2015, the Department published a notice of initiation of administrative review with respect to Nava and Universal.4 Nava filed a letter on July 8, 2015, with the Department stating that it had no shipments during the POR.5 Accordingly, the Department sent a no shipment inquiry to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on July 15, 2015, requesting a response within 10 days if there was any information indicating that Nava had shipments during the POR. The Department did not receive any notification from CBP that Nava had shipments during the POR. On August 25, 2015, Petitioners withdrew their request for an antidumping duty administrative review of Nava.6 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 1 See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Opportunity To Request Administrative Review, 80 FR 24898 (May 1, 2015). 2 Eramet Marietta, Inc. and Felman Production, LLC. 3 See Letter from Petitioners, ‘‘Silicomanganese from India: Request for Administrative Review of Antidumping Order,’’ dated June 1, 2015. 4 See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 80 FR 37588 (July, 1, 2015). 5 See Letters from Nava, ‘‘Silicomanganese from India; Nava Bharat no shipments letter,’’ dated July 8, 2015 and July 9, 2015. 6 See Letter from Petitioners, ‘‘Silicomanganese from India: Withdrawal of Request for Administrative Review of Antidumping Order,’’ dated August 25, 2015. E:\FR\FM\08DEN1.SGM 08DEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-580-880, A-201-847, A-489-824]


Heavy Walled Rectangular Welded Carbon Steel Pipes and Tubes From 
the Republic of Korea, Mexico, and the Republic of Turkey: Postponement 
of Preliminary Determinations of Antidumping Duty Investigations

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

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elizabeth Eastwood at (202) 482-3874 
(the Republic of Korea (Korea)), David Crespo at (202) 482-3693 
(Mexico), or Rebecca Trainor at (202) 482-4007 (the Republic of Turkey 
(Turkey)); AD/CVD Operations, Enforcement and Compliance, International 
Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and 
Constitution Avenue NW., Washington DC 20230.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Postponement of Preliminary Determinations

    On August 10, 2015, the Department of Commerce (the Department) 
initiated antidumping duty investigations of imports of heavy walled 
rectangular carbon steel pipes and tubes (HWR pipes and tubes) from 
Korea, Mexico, and Turkey.\1\ The notice of initiation stated that we 
would issue our preliminary determinations no later than 140 days after 
the date of initiation. Currently, the preliminary determinations in 
these investigations are due on December 28, 2015.
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    \1\ See Heavy Walled Rectangular Welded Carbon Steel Pipes and 
Tubes from the Republic of Korea, Mexico, and the Republic of 
Turkey: Inititaion of Less-Than-Fair Value Investigations, 80 FR 
49202 (August 17, 2015).
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    On November 30, 2015, Atlas Tube, a division of JMC Steel Group; 
Bull Moose Tube Company; EXLTUBE; Hannibal Industries, Inc.; 
Independence Tube Corporation; Maruichi American Corporation; Searing 
Industries; Southland Tube; and Vest, Inc., U.S. producers on whose 
behalf the petitions in these cases were filed (hereafter, the 
petitioners) made timely requests, pursuant to section 733(c)(1)(A) of 
the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), and 19 CFR 351.205(e), 
for a 50-day postponement of the preliminary determinations in the 
investigations.\2\ The petitioners stated that a postponement of the 
preliminary determinations in all three HWR pipes and tubes 
investigations is necessary to provide the Department with sufficient 
time to reach reasoned preliminary determinations.
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    \2\ See the petitioners' letters to the Department dated 
November 30, 2015.
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    Under section 733(c)(1)(A) of the Act, if a petitioner makes a 
timely request for an extension of the period within which the 
preliminary determination must be made under subsection (b)(1), then 
the Department may postpone making the preliminary determination under 
subsection (b)(1) until not later than the 190th day after the date on 
which the administering authority initiated the investigation. 
Therefore, for the reasons stated above, and because there are no 
compelling reasons to deny the petitioners' requests, the Department is 
postponing the preliminary determinations in these investigations until 
Februrary 16, 2016, which is 190 days from the date on which the 
Department initiated these investigations.
    The deadline for the final determinations will continue to be 75 
days after the date of the preliminary determinations, unless extended.
    This notice is issued and published pursuant to section 733(c)(2) 
of the Act and 19 CFR 351.205(f)(1).

    Dated: December 2, 2015.
Christian Marsh,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty 
Operations.
[FR Doc. 2015-30897 Filed 12-7-15; 8:45 am]
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