Export Trade Certificate of Review, 29478-29479 [2017-13577]

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David Mussatt, Supervisory Chief, Regional Programs Unit. [FR Doc. 2017–13653 Filed 6–28–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6335–01–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [Application No. 03–3A008] Export Trade Certificate of Review Notice of Application to Amend the Export Trade Certificate of Review Issued to California Pistachio Export Council, Application Number 03– 3A008. ACTION: The Office of Trade and Economic Analysis (OTEA) of the International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce, has received an application to amend an Export Trade Certificate of Review (Certificate). SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00005 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 This notice summarizes the proposed amendment and requests comments relevant to whether the amended Certificate should be issued. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joseph Flynn, Director, Office of Trade and Economic Analysis, International Trade Administration, (202) 482–5131 (this is not a toll-free number) or email at etca@trade.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title III of the Export Trading Company Act of 1982 (15 U.S.C. Sections 4001–21) (the Act) authorizes the Secretary of Commerce to issue Export Trade Certificates of Review. An Export Trade Certificate of Review protects the holder and the members identified in the Certificate from State and Federal government antitrust actions and from private treble damage antitrust actions for the export conduct specified in the Certificate and carried out in compliance with its terms and conditions. Section 302(b)(1) of the Export Trading Company Act of 1982 and 15 CFR 325.6(a) require the Secretary to publish a notice in the Federal Register identifying the applicant and summarizing its application. Request for Public Comments Interested parties may submit written comments relevant to the determination whether an amended Certificate should be issued. If the comments include any privileged or confidential business information, it must be clearly marked and a nonconfidential version of the comments (identified as such) should be included. Any comments not marked as privileged or confidential business information will be deemed to be nonconfidential. An original and five (5) copies, plus two (2) copies of the nonconfidential version, should be submitted no later than 20 days after the date of this notice to: Export Trading Company Affairs, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 21028, Washington, DC 20230. Information submitted by any person is exempt from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552). However, nonconfidential versions of the comments will be made available to the applicant if necessary for determining whether or not to issue the amended Certificate. Comments should refer to this application as ‘‘Export Trade Certificate of Review, application number 03–3A008.’’ Summary of the Application Applicant: CPEC, 512 C. St. NE., Washington, DC 20002. E:\FR\FM\29JNN1.SGM 29JNN1 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 124 / Thursday, June 29, 2017 / Notices Contact: Robert Schramm, Telephone: (202) 543–4455. Application No.: 03–3A008. Date Deemed Submitted: June 15, 2017. Proposed Amendment: CPEC seeks to amend its Certificate as follows: • Remove Horizon Marketing Agency in Common Cooperative Inc. as a Member • Add the following new Members: Æ Arizona Nut Company, LLC (controlling entity A&P Ranch, L.P.) Æ Horizon Growers Cooperative, Inc. CPEC’s proposed amendment of its Certificate would result in the following Members list: Arizona Nut Company, LLC ARO Pistachios, Inc. Horizon Growers Cooperative, Inc. Keenan Farms, Inc. Monarch Nut Company Nichols Pistachio Primex Farms, LLC Setton Pistachio of Terra Bella, Inc. Zymex Industries, Inc. Dated: June 23, 2017. Joseph E. Flynn, Director, Office of Trade and Economic Analysis, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce. [FR Doc. 2017–13577 Filed 6–28–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DR–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [C–533–872] Finished Carbon Steel Flanges From India: Final Affirmative Countervailing Duty Determination Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Department) determines that countervailable subsidies are being provided to producers and exporters of finished carbon steel flanges (flanges) from India. The period of investigation is April 1, 2015, through March 31, 2016. AGENCY: DATES: Effective June 29, 2017. sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Emily Maloof or Davina Friedmann, AD/CVD Operations, Office VI, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–5649, or (202) 482–0698, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:29 Jun 28, 2017 Jkt 241001 Background On November 29, 2016, the Department published the Preliminary Determination in the Federal Register.1 A summary of the events that occurred since the Department published the Preliminary Determination, as well as a full discussion of the issues raised by parties for this final determination, may be found in the accompanying Issues and Decision Memorandum.2 The Issues and Decision Memorandum is a public document, and is on file electronically via Enforcement and Compliance’s Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Centralized Electronic Service System (ACCESS). ACCESS is available to registered users at http:// access.trade.gov, and is available to all parties in the Central Records Unit, room B8024 of the main Department of Commerce building. In addition, a complete version of the Issues and Decision Memorandum can be accessed directly at http://enforcement.trade.gov. The signed and electronic versions of the Issues and Decision Memorandum are identical in content. Scope Comments In accordance with the Preliminary Determination, the Department set aside a period of time for parties to address scope issues in case briefs or other written comments on scope issues.3 In the Preliminary Determination, we did not modify the scope language as it appeared in the Initiation Notice.4 No interested party submitted scope comments in case or rebuttal briefs. However, the scope description that was published in the Initiation Notice and in the Preliminary Determination contained typographical errors, which have been corrected in the scope description provided in Appendix I of this notice.5 Other than the correction of 1 See Finished Carbon Steel Flanges from India: Preliminary Affirmative Countervailing Duty Determination, 81 FR 85928 (November 29, 2016) (Preliminary Determination) and accompanying Preliminary Decision Memorandum (PDM). 2 See Memorandum from Gary Taverman, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations, to Ronald K. Lorentzen, Acting Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance ‘‘Decision Memorandum for the Preliminary Affirmative Determination: Countervailing Duty Investigation of Finished Carbon Steel Flanges from India,’’ dated concurrently with this determination and hereby adopted by this notice (Issues and Decision Memorandum). 3 See Preliminary Determination and PDM at ‘‘Scope Comments.’’ 4 Id.; see also, Finished Carbon Steel Flanges from India: Initiation of Countervailing Duty Investigation, 81 FR 49625 (July 28, 2016) (Initiation Notice). 5 Specifically, the Department incorrectly referenced the ASME specifications as ‘‘ASME PO 00000 Frm 00006 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 29479 typographical errors, the scope of this investigation remains unchanged for this final determination. Scope of the Investigation The products covered by this investigation are finished carbon steel flanges from India. For a complete description of the scope of the investigation, see ‘‘Scope of the Investigation,’’ in Appendix I of this notice. Analysis of Subsidy Programs and Comments Received The subsidy programs under investigation, and the issues raised in the case and rebuttal briefs submitted by the parties, are discussed in the Issues and Decision Memorandum. A list of the issues that parties raised, and to which we responded in the Issues and Decision Memorandum, is attached to this notice at Appendix II. Verification The Department conducted verification of the questionnaire responses submitted by the Government of India, USK Group, and RNG between January 30, and February 10, 2017.6 Use of Adverse Facts Available If necessary information is not available on the record, or an interested party withholds information, fails to provide requested information in a timely manner, significantly impedes a proceeding by not providing information, or information provided cannot be verified, the Department will apply facts available, pursuant to section 776(a)(1) & (2) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act). For purposes of this final determination, the Department relied, in part, on facts available. For USK Group Ltd. (Norma) 7 and R.N. Gupta & Co. (RNG), we are basing certain countervailing duty rates on facts otherwise available. Further, because USK Group and RNG did not act to the best of their ability in this investigation by not providing necessary 816.5 or ASME 816.47 series A or series B.’’ The corrected scope description properly references these specifications at ‘‘ASME B16.5 or ASME B16.47 series A or series B.’’ 6 See Memoranda, ‘‘Verification Report of Norma (India) Ltd., Uma Shanker Khandelwal & Co., USK Exports Private Limited, and Bansidhar Chiranjilal,’’ dated March 29, 2017 (USK Group Verification Report); ‘‘Verification Report of R.N. Gupta & Co., Ltd.,’’ dated March 29, 2017 (RNG Verification Report); and ‘‘Verification Report of the Government of India,’’ dated March 29, 2017 (Government of India Verification Report). 7 Norma (India) Limited includes its cross-owned affiliates USK Exports Private Limited (USK), UMA Shanker Khandelwal & Co. (UMA), and Bansidhar Chiranjilal (BDCL) (collectively, USK Group). For further discussion, see the accompanying Issues and Decision Memorandum. 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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 124 (Thursday, June 29, 2017)]
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[FR Doc No: 2017-13577]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[Application No. 03-3A008]


Export Trade Certificate of Review

ACTION: Notice of Application to Amend the Export Trade Certificate of 
Review Issued to California Pistachio Export Council, Application 
Number 03-3A008.

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SUMMARY: The Office of Trade and Economic Analysis (OTEA) of the 
International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce, has 
received an application to amend an Export Trade Certificate of Review 
(Certificate). This notice summarizes the proposed amendment and 
requests comments relevant to whether the amended Certificate should be 
issued.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joseph Flynn, Director, Office of 
Trade and Economic Analysis, International Trade Administration, (202) 
482-5131 (this is not a toll-free number) or email at etca@trade.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title III of the Export Trading Company Act 
of 1982 (15 U.S.C. Sections 4001-21) (the Act) authorizes the Secretary 
of Commerce to issue Export Trade Certificates of Review. An Export 
Trade Certificate of Review protects the holder and the members 
identified in the Certificate from State and Federal government 
antitrust actions and from private treble damage antitrust actions for 
the export conduct specified in the Certificate and carried out in 
compliance with its terms and conditions. Section 302(b)(1) of the 
Export Trading Company Act of 1982 and 15 CFR 325.6(a) require the 
Secretary to publish a notice in the Federal Register identifying the 
applicant and summarizing its application.

Request for Public Comments

    Interested parties may submit written comments relevant to the 
determination whether an amended Certificate should be issued. If the 
comments include any privileged or confidential business information, 
it must be clearly marked and a nonconfidential version of the comments 
(identified as such) should be included. Any comments not marked as 
privileged or confidential business information will be deemed to be 
nonconfidential.
    An original and five (5) copies, plus two (2) copies of the 
nonconfidential version, should be submitted no later than 20 days 
after the date of this notice to: Export Trading Company Affairs, 
International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 
21028, Washington, DC 20230.
    Information submitted by any person is exempt from disclosure under 
the Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552). However, nonconfidential 
versions of the comments will be made available to the applicant if 
necessary for determining whether or not to issue the amended 
Certificate. Comments should refer to this application as ``Export 
Trade Certificate of Review, application number 03-3A008.''

Summary of the Application

    Applicant: CPEC, 512 C. St. NE., Washington, DC 20002.

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    Contact: Robert Schramm, Telephone: (202) 543-4455.
    Application No.: 03-3A008.
    Date Deemed Submitted: June 15, 2017.
    Proposed Amendment: CPEC seeks to amend its Certificate as follows:
     Remove Horizon Marketing Agency in Common Cooperative Inc. 
as a Member
     Add the following new Members:
    [cir] Arizona Nut Company, LLC (controlling entity A&P Ranch, L.P.)
    [cir] Horizon Growers Cooperative, Inc.
    CPEC's proposed amendment of its Certificate would result in the 
following Members list:

Arizona Nut Company, LLC
ARO Pistachios, Inc.
Horizon Growers Cooperative, Inc.
Keenan Farms, Inc.
Monarch Nut Company
Nichols Pistachio
Primex Farms, LLC
Setton Pistachio of Terra Bella, Inc.
Zymex Industries, Inc.

    Dated: June 23, 2017.
Joseph E. Flynn,
Director, Office of Trade and Economic Analysis, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce.
[FR Doc. 2017-13577 Filed 6-28-17; 8:45 am]
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