Certain Composite Intermediate Bulk Containers; Commission Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Terminating the Investigation Based on the Withdrawal of the Complaint; Termination of the Investigation, 15237 [2017-05955]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 57 / Monday, March 27, 2017 / Notices Practice and Procedure (19 CFR part 210). By order of the Commission. Issued: March 22, 2017. Lisa R. Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2017–05999 Filed 3–24–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 337–TA–1014] Certain Composite Intermediate Bulk Containers; Commission Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Terminating the Investigation Based on the Withdrawal of the Complaint; Termination of the Investigation U.S. International Trade Commission. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission (the ‘‘Commission’’) has determined not to review a February 22, 2017, initial determination (‘‘ID’’) (Order No. 13) granting an unopposed motion to terminate the investigation based on the withdrawal of the complaint. This investigation is terminated. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ron Traud, Office of the General Counsel, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205–3427. Copies of non-confidential documents filed in connection with this investigation are or will be available for inspection during official business hours (8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.) in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205–2000. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its Internet server (https://www.usitc.gov). The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the Commission’s Electronic Docket Information System (‘‘EDIS’’) (https://edis.usitc.gov). Hearing-impaired persons are advised that information on this matter can be obtained by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal, telephone (202) 205–1810. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On July 27, 2016, the Commission instituted this investigation based on a complaint filed ¨ by Schutz Container Systems Inc. ¨ (‘‘Schutz’’) of North Branch, New Jersey. 81 FR 49265. The complaint alleges asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:02 Mar 24, 2017 Jkt 241001 violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337 (‘‘section 337’’) based upon the importation into the United States or sale of certain composite intermediate bulk containers by reason of infringement of certain trade dress, the threat or effect of which is to substantially destroy or injure a domestic industry. Id. The Commission’s Notice of Investigation named as the sole respondent Zhenjiang Runzhou Jinshan Packaging Factory (‘‘Zhenjiang’’) of Hengshun Zhenjiang, China. Id. The Office of Unfair Import Investigations was also named as a party to this investigation. Id. On February 22, 2017, the administrative law judge (‘‘ALJ’’) issued Order No. 13, the subject ID, which granted an unopposed motion filed by ¨ Schutz to terminate the investigation based on the withdrawal of the complaint. The ALJ found that the motion complied with the Commission’s rules for the termination of investigations, that no extraordinary circumstances prevented the termination of the investigation, and that termination of the investigation is in the public interest. No party filed a petition seeking review of the subject ID. The Commission has determined not to review the subject ID. This investigation is terminated. The authority for the Commission’s determination is contained in section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (19 U.S.C. 1337), and in part 210 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR part 210). By order of the Commission. Issued: March 22, 2017. Lisa R. Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2017–05955 Filed 3–24–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 332–560] Generalized System of Preferences: Possible Modifications, 2016 Review United States International Trade Commission. ACTION: Change in scope of investigation following withdrawal of several requests for competitive need waivers. AGENCY: Following receipt of a letter on behalf of the Acting United States Trade Representative (USTR) dated February 17, 2017, advising that several SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00059 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 15237 petitioners have withdrawn requests for waivers of the competitive need limitation under the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program and that USTR accordingly was withdrawing its request for advice regarding such petitions, the U.S. International Trade Commission (Commission) has amended the scope of its investigation and will not provide advice regarding the withdrawn petitions. ADDRESSES: All Commission offices, including the Commission’s hearing rooms, are located in the United States International Trade Commission Building, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC. All written submissions should be addressed to the Secretary, United States International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC 20436. The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at https://edis.usitc.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Information specific to this investigation may be obtained from Renee Berry, Project Leader, Office of Industries (202–205–3498 or renee.berry@ usitc.gov), Sabina Neumann, Deputy Project Leader, Office of Industries (202–205–3000 or sabina.neuman@ usitc.gov), or Marin Weaver, Technical Advisor, Office of Industries (202–205– 3461 or marin.weaver@usitc.gov). For information on the legal aspects of this investigation, 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 Web site (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. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background: The February 17, 2017, letter from USTR advised the Commission that several petitioners have withdrawn requests for waivers of the competitive need limitation (CNL) under the GSP program, and that in view of the withdrawals, USTR was withdrawing its request for Commission advice as to whether any industry in the United States is likely to be adversely affected by the waiver of the CNLs, whether like or directly competitive products were being produced in the E:\FR\FM\27MRN1.SGM 27MRN1

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation No. 337-TA-1014]


Certain Composite Intermediate Bulk Containers; Commission 
Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Terminating the 
Investigation Based on the Withdrawal of the Complaint; Termination of 
the Investigation

AGENCY: U.S. International Trade Commission.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade 
Commission (the ``Commission'') has determined not to review a February 
22, 2017, initial determination (``ID'') (Order No. 13) granting an 
unopposed motion to terminate the investigation based on the withdrawal 
of the complaint. This investigation is terminated.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ron Traud, Office of the General 
Counsel, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., 
Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205-3427. Copies of non-
confidential documents filed in connection with this investigation are 
or will be available for inspection during official business hours 
(8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.) in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. 
International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC 20436, 
telephone (202) 205-2000. General information concerning the Commission 
may also be obtained by accessing its Internet server (https://www.usitc.gov). The public record for this investigation may be viewed 
on the Commission's Electronic Docket Information System (``EDIS'') 
(https://edis.usitc.gov). Hearing-impaired persons are advised that 
information on this matter can be obtained by contacting the 
Commission's TDD terminal, telephone (202) 205-1810.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On July 27, 2016, the Commission instituted 
this investigation based on a complaint filed by Sch[uuml]tz Container 
Systems Inc. (``Sch[uuml]tz'') of North Branch, New Jersey. 81 FR 
49265. The complaint alleges violations of section 337 of the Tariff 
Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337 (``section 337'') based upon 
the importation into the United States or sale of certain composite 
intermediate bulk containers by reason of infringement of certain trade 
dress, the threat or effect of which is to substantially destroy or 
injure a domestic industry. Id. The Commission's Notice of 
Investigation named as the sole respondent Zhenjiang Runzhou Jinshan 
Packaging Factory (``Zhenjiang'') of Hengshun Zhenjiang, China. Id. The 
Office of Unfair Import Investigations was also named as a party to 
this investigation. Id.
    On February 22, 2017, the administrative law judge (``ALJ'') issued 
Order No. 13, the subject ID, which granted an unopposed motion filed 
by Sch[uuml]tz to terminate the investigation based on the withdrawal 
of the complaint. The ALJ found that the motion complied with the 
Commission's rules for the termination of investigations, that no 
extraordinary circumstances prevented the termination of the 
investigation, and that termination of the investigation is in the 
public interest. No party filed a petition seeking review of the 
subject ID.
    The Commission has determined not to review the subject ID. This 
investigation is terminated.
    The authority for the Commission's determination is contained in 
section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (19 U.S.C. 1337), and 
in part 210 of the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 
part 210).

    By order of the Commission.

     Issued: March 22, 2017.

Lisa R. Barton,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2017-05955 Filed 3-24-17; 8:45 am]
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