Polyethylene Terephthalate Resin From Canada, China, India, and Oman, 26832-26833 [2016-10417]

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[FR Doc. 2016–10540 Filed 5–2–16; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation Nos. 701–TA–531–532 and 731–TA–1270–1273 (Final)] Polyethylene Terephthalate Resin From Canada, China, India, and Oman Determinations On the basis of the record 1 developed in the subject investigations, the United States International Trade Commission (‘‘Commission’’) determines, pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (‘‘the Act’’), that an industry in the United States is materially injured by reason of imports of polyethylene terephthalate (‘‘PET’’) resin, provided for in subheading 3907.60.00 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’’) with respect to Canada, China, India, and Oman and have been found by Commerce to be subsidized by the governments of China and India.2 Background The Commission, 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)), instituted these investigations effective March 10, 2015, 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 six Commissioners voted in the affirmative. 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 and antidumping duty orders on PET resin from India. E:\FR\FM\04MYN1.SGM 04MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 86 / Wednesday, May 4, 2016 / Notices following receipt of a petition filed with the Commission and Commerce by DAK Americas, LLC, Charlotte, North Carolina; M&G Chemicals, Houston, Texas; and Nan Ya Plastics Corporation, America, Lake City, South Carolina. The final phase of the investigations was scheduled by the Commission following notification of preliminary determinations by Commerce that imports of PET resin from China, India, and Oman 3 were subsidized within the meaning of section 703(b) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1671b(b)) and that imports of PET resin from Canada, China, India, and Oman were dumped within the meaning of 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 on November 5, 2016 (80 FR 68563). The hearing was held in Washington, DC, on March 1, 2016, and all persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to appear in person or by counsel. The Commission made these determinations 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)). It completed and filed its determinations in these investigations by April 28, 2016. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 4604 (April 2016), entitled Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Resin from Canada, China, India, and Oman: Investigation Nos. 701–TA–531–532 and 731–TA–1270–1273 (Final). By order of the Commission. Issued: April 29, 2016. Lisa R. Barton, Secretary to the Commission. asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES All Items Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers, United States City Average Pursuant to Section 112 of the 1976 amendments to the Federal Election Campaign Act (Pub. L. 94–283), 2 U.S.C. 441a (c)(1)–(2), the Secretary of Labor has certified to the Chairman of the Federal Election Commission and publishes this notice in the Federal Register that the United States City Average All Items Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (1967 = 100) increased 380.7 percent from its 1974 annual average of 147.7 to its 2015 annual average of 709.998 and that it increased 33.9 percent from its 2001 annual average of 530.4 to its 2015 annual average of 709.998. Using 1974 as a base (1974 = 100), I certify that the United States City Average All Items Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers thus increased 380.7 percent from its 1974 annual average of 100 to its 2015 annual average of 480.703. Using 2001 as a base (2001 = 100), I certify that the United States City Average All Items Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers increased 33.9 percent from its 2001 annual average of 100 to its 2015 annual average of 133.861. Using 2006 as a base (2006 = 100), I certify that the CPI increased 17.6 percent from its 2006 annual average of 100 to its 2015 annual average of 117.569. Signed at Washington, DC, on the 19th day of April 2016. Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor. [FR Doc. 2016–10360 Filed 5–3–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–24–P All Items Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers, United States City Average 3 Commerce determined that countervailable subsidies are not being provided to producers and exporters of PET resin from Oman. Certain Polyethylene Terephthalate Resin from the Sultanate of Oman: Final Negative Countervailing Duty Determination, 81 FR 13321, March 14, 2016. The Commission subsequently terminated its countervailing duty investigation with respect to Oman. Polyethylene Terephthalate Resin from Oman; Termination of Investigation, 81 FR 19638, April 5, 2016. 18:44 May 03, 2016 Office of the Secretary Office of the Secretary BILLING CODE 7020–02–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 annual average of 311.1 to its 2015 annual average of 709.998. 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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation Nos. 701-TA-531-532 and 731-TA-1270-1273 (Final)]


Polyethylene Terephthalate Resin From Canada, China, India, and 
Oman

Determinations

    On the basis of the record \1\ developed in the subject 
investigations, the United States International Trade Commission 
(``Commission'') determines, pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (``the 
Act''), that an industry in the United States is materially injured by 
reason of imports of polyethylene terephthalate (``PET'') resin, 
provided for in subheading 3907.60.00 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'') with respect to Canada, China, India, and Oman 
and have been found by Commerce to be subsidized by the governments of 
China and India.\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\ All six Commissioners voted in the affirmative. 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 and antidumping 
duty orders on PET resin from India.
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Background

    The Commission, 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)), 
instituted these investigations effective March 10, 2015,

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following receipt of a petition filed with the Commission and Commerce 
by DAK Americas, LLC, Charlotte, North Carolina; M&G Chemicals, 
Houston, Texas; and Nan Ya Plastics Corporation, America, Lake City, 
South Carolina. The final phase of the investigations was scheduled by 
the Commission following notification of preliminary determinations by 
Commerce that imports of PET resin from China, India, and Oman \3\ were 
subsidized within the meaning of section 703(b) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 
1671b(b)) and that imports of PET resin from Canada, China, India, and 
Oman were dumped within the meaning of 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 on 
November 5, 2016 (80 FR 68563). The hearing was held in Washington, DC, 
on March 1, 2016, and all persons who requested the opportunity were 
permitted to appear in person or by counsel.
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    \3\ Commerce determined that countervailable subsidies are not 
being provided to producers and exporters of PET resin from Oman. 
Certain Polyethylene Terephthalate Resin from the Sultanate of Oman: 
Final Negative Countervailing Duty Determination, 81 FR 13321, March 
14, 2016. The Commission subsequently terminated its countervailing 
duty investigation with respect to Oman. Polyethylene Terephthalate 
Resin from Oman; Termination of Investigation, 81 FR 19638, April 5, 
2016.
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    The Commission made these determinations 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)). It completed and filed its determinations in these 
investigations by April 28, 2016. The views of the Commission are 
contained in USITC Publication 4604 (April 2016), entitled Polyethylene 
Terephthalate (PET) Resin from Canada, China, India, and Oman: 
Investigation Nos. 701-TA-531-532 and 731-TA-1270-1273 (Final).

    By order of the Commission.

     Issued: April 29, 2016.
Lisa R. Barton,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2016-10417 Filed 5-3-16; 8:45 am]
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