Certain Stainless Steel Butt-Weld Pipe Fittings From Italy, Malaysia, and the Philippines: Final Results of the Expedited Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Orders, 46763-46764 [2017-21590]

Download as PDF 46763 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 193 / Friday, October 6, 2017 / Notices Certain Circular Welded Non-Alloy Steel Pipe and Tube from Brazil, the Republic of Korea, Mexico, and Venezuela (61 FR 11608, March 21, 1996), pipe certified to the API 5L linepipe specification and pipe certified to both the API 5L line-pipe specifications and the less-stringent ASTM A–53 standard-pipe specifications, which falls within the physical parameters as outlined above, and entered as line pipe of a kind used for oil and gas pipelines is outside of the scope of the antidumping duty order. asabaliauskas on DSKBBXCHB2PROD with NOTICES Certain Circular Welded Non-Alloy Steel Pipe From Taiwan The products covered by this order are (1) circular welded non-alloy steel pipes and tubes, of circular cross section over 114.3 millimeters (4.5 inches), but not over 406.4 millimeters (16 inches) in outside diameter, with a wall thickness of 1.65 millimeters (0.065 inches) or more, regardless of surface finish (black, galvanized, or painted), or end-finish (plain end, beveled end, threaded, or threaded and coupled); and (2) circular welded non-alloy steel pipes and tubes, of circular cross-section less than 406.4 millimeters (16 inches), with a wall thickness of less than 1.65 millimeters (0.065 inches), regardless of surface finish (black, galvanized, or painted) or end-finish (plain end, beveled end, threaded, or threaded and coupled). These pipes and tubes are generally known as standard pipes and tubes and are intended for the low pressure conveyance of water, steam, natural gas, air, and other liquids and gases in plumbing and heating systems, air conditioning units, automatic sprinkling systems, and other related uses, and generally meet ASTM A–53 specifications. Standard pipe may also be used for light load-bearing applications, such as for fence-tubing and as structural pipe tubing used for framing and support members for construction, or load-bearing purposes in the construction, shipbuilding, trucking, farm-equipment, and related industries. Unfinished conduit pipe is also included in this order. All carbon steel pipes and tubes within the physical description outlined above are included within the scope of this order, except line pipe, oil country tubular goods, boiler tubing, mechanical tubing, pipe and tube hollows for redraws, finished scaffolding, and finished conduit. Standard pipe that is dual or triple certified/stenciled that enters the U.S. as line pipe of a kind or used for oil and gas pipelines is also not included in this investigation. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:40 Oct 05, 2017 Jkt 244001 Certain Circular Welded Carbon Steel Pipes and Tubes From Taiwan The merchandise covered by this order is certain circular welded carbon steel pipes and tubes from Taiwan, which are defined as: Welded carbon steel pipes and tubes, of circular cross section, with walls not thinner than 0.065 inch, and 0.375 inch or more but not over 4.5 inches in outside diameter. The Issues and Decision Memorandum provides a full description of the scope of the order. Analysis of Comments Received All issues raised in these reviews are addressed in the Issues and Decision Memorandum, including the likelihood of continuation or recurrence of dumping in the event of revocation, and the magnitude of dumping margins likely to prevail if the orders were revoked. Parties can find a complete discussion of all issues raised in this review and the corresponding recommendations in the Issues and Decision Memorandum, which 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 in Room B8024 of the main Commerce building. In addition, a complete version of the Issues and Decision Memorandum can be accessed directly on the Internet at http:// trade.gov/enforcement/. The signed and electronic versions of the Decision Memorandum are identical in content. Final Results of Sunset Review Pursuant to sections 752(c)(1) and (3) of the Act, we determine that revocation of the antidumping duty orders on certain circular welded non-alloy steel pipe from Brazil, Mexico, Korea, and Taiwan would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping. We determine that the weighted-average dumping margins likely to prevail are up to the following percentages: likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping. We determine that the weighted average dumping margin likely to prevail is up to the following percentage: Country Weightedaverage margin (percent) Taiwan ........................................ 8.91 Notification to Interested Parties This notice serves as the only reminder to parties subject to the administrative protective order (APO) of their responsibility concerning the disposition of proprietary information disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305(a). Timely written notification of the destruction of APO materials or conversion to judicial protective order is hereby requested. Failure to comply with the regulations and terms of an APO is a violation which is subject to sanction. We are issuing and publishing these results and notice in accordance with sections 751(c), 752(c), and 777(i)(1) of the Act. Dated: October 2, 2017. Gary Taverman, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations, Performing the Non-exclusive Functions and Duties of the Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance. [FR Doc. 2017–21581 Filed 10–5–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–475–828, A–557–809, A–565–801] Certain Stainless Steel Butt-Weld Pipe Fittings From Italy, Malaysia, and the Philippines: Final Results of the Expedited Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Orders Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Weighted- Department of Commerce. average Country DATES: Applicable October 6, 2017. margin (percent) SUMMARY: As a result of this sunset review, the Department of Commerce Brazil ........................................... 103.38 Mexico ........................................ 7.32 (the Department) finds that revocation Korea .......................................... 1.20 of the antidumping duty orders on Taiwan ........................................ 27.65 stainless steel butt-weld pipe fittings (butt-weld fittings) from Italy, Malaysia, and the Philippines would be likely to Pursuant to sections 752(c)(1) and (3) of the Act, we determine that revocation lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping at the rates identified in the of the antidumping duty order on ‘‘Final Results of Review’’ section of this certain circular welded carbon steel notice. pipes and tubes from Taiwan would be PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\06OCN1.SGM 06OCN1 46764 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 193 / Friday, October 6, 2017 / Notices Analysis of Comments Received FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Madeline Heeren, AD/CVD Operations, Office VI, Enforcement and Compliance, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone (202) 482–9179. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background The Department published the antidumping duty orders on butt-weld fittings from Italy, Malaysia, and the Philippines on February 23, 2001.1 On June 2, 2017, pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), the Department initiated sunset reviews of the antidumping duty orders on butt-weld fittings from Italy, Malaysia, and the Philippines.2 On June 16, 2017, the Department received a notice of intent to participate from Core Pipe Products, Inc.; Shaw Alloy Piping Products, Inc.; and Taylor Forge Stainless, Inc. (collectively, the Domestic Interested Parties), within the deadline specified in 19 CFR 351.218(d)(1)(i). The Domestic Interested Parties are manufacturers of a domestic like product in the United States and, accordingly, are domestic interested parties pursuant to section 771(9)(C) of the Act. On June 30, 2017, the Department received an adequate substantive response to the notice of initiation from Domestic Interested Parties within the 30-day deadline specified in 19 CFR 351.218(d)(3)(i). The Department did not receive any timely filed responses from the respondent interested parties, i.e., butt-weld fitting producers and exporters from Italy, Malaysia, and the Philippines. On the basis of the notices of intent to participate and adequate substantive responses filed by the Domestic Interested Parties, and the inadequate response from any respondent interested party, the Department conducted an expedited (120-day) sunset review of the order pursuant to section 751(c)(3)(B) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.218(e)(1)(ii)(C)(2). asabaliauskas on DSKBBXCHB2PROD with NOTICES Scope of the Orders The product covered by the Orders is butt-weld fittings from Italy, Malaysia, and the Philippines.3 1 See Antidumping Duty Orders: Stainless Steel Butt-Weld Pipe Fittings from Italy, Malaysia, and the Philippines, 66 FR 11257 (February 23, 2001) (LTFV Orders). 2 See Initiation of Five-Year (Sunset) Reviews, 82 FR 25599 (June 2, 2017) (Sunset Initiation). 3 For a full description of the scope of the orders, See Memorandum, ‘‘Issues and Decision Memorandum for the Expedited Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Orders on Stainless Steel Butt-Weld Pipe Fittings from Italy, Malaysia, and the Philippines,’’ dated concurrently with this notice (Decision Memorandum). VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:40 Oct 05, 2017 Jkt 244001 The issues discussed in the Decision Memorandum are: (1) The likelihood of continuation or recurrence of dumping, and (2) the magnitude of the margins of dumping likely to prevail if these orders were revoked.4 Parties can find a complete discussion of all issues raised in this review, and the corresponding recommendations, in the Decision Memorandum, which 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 in room B8024 of the main Commerce building. In addition, a complete version of the Decision Memorandum can be accessed directly on the Internet at http://trade.gov/ enforcement/. The signed Decision Memorandum and electronic versions of the Decision Memorandum are identical in content. Final Results of Review Pursuant to sections 751(c)(1) and 752(c)(1) and (3) of the Act, the Department determines that revocation of the antidumping duty orders of buttweld pipe fittings from Italy, Malaysia, and the Philippines would likely to lead to a continuation or recurrence of dumping and that the magnitude of the dumping margins likely to prevail would be 26.59 percent for Italy, 7.51 percent for Malaysia, and up to 33.81 percent for the Philippines. Administrative Protective Order This notice also serves as the only reminder to parties subject to administrative protective order (APO) of their responsibility concerning the return or destruction of proprietary information disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305. Timely notification of the return of destruction of APO materials or conversion to judicial protective order is hereby requested. Failure to comply with the regulations and terms of an APO is a violation which is subject to sanction. The Department is issuing and publishing these final results and notice in accordance with sections 751(c), 752(c), and 777(i)(1) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.218. Frm 00012 [FR Doc. 2017–21590 Filed 10–5–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–533–843] Certain Lined Paper Products From India: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Preliminary Determination of No Shipments; 2015–2016 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: In response to requests from interested parties, the Department of Commerce (the Department) is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain lined paper products (CLPP) from India, covering the period September 1, 2015, through August 31, 2016. This review covers two mandatory respondents, Navneet Education Ltd. (Navneet) and SAB International (SAB) and five nonselected companies. We preliminarily find that Navneet and SAB did not sell subject merchandise at less than normal value (NV) during the period of review (POR). Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results. DATES: Applicable October 6, 2017. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Cindy Robinson or Sam Brummitt, AD/ CVD Operations, Office III, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone (202) 482–3797 or (202) 482–7851, respectively. AGENCY: Background On November 9, 2016, the Department published a notice of initiation of an administrative review of the antidumping order on lined paper from India.1 The Department initiated this administrative review covering the following nine companies: Kokuyo Riddhi Paper Products Pvt. Ltd. (Kokuyo Riddhi), Lodha Offset Limited (Lodha), Magic International Pvt. Ltd. (Magic), Marisa International (Marisa), 1 See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 81 FR 78778 (November 9, 2016) (Initiation Notice). 4 Id. PO 00000 Dated: October 2, 2017. Gary Taverman, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations, performing the non-exclusive functions and duties of the Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance. Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\06OCN1.SGM 06OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-475-828, A-557-809, A-565-801]


Certain Stainless Steel Butt-Weld Pipe Fittings From Italy, 
Malaysia, and the Philippines: Final Results of the Expedited Sunset 
Review of the Antidumping Duty Orders

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

DATES: Applicable October 6, 2017.

SUMMARY: As a result of this sunset review, the Department of Commerce 
(the Department) finds that revocation of the antidumping duty orders 
on stainless steel butt-weld pipe fittings (butt-weld fittings) from 
Italy, Malaysia, and the Philippines would be likely to lead to 
continuation or recurrence of dumping at the rates identified in the 
``Final Results of Review'' section of this notice.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Madeline Heeren, AD/CVD Operations, 
Office VI, Enforcement and Compliance, U.S. Department of Commerce, 
1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone (202) 
482-9179.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    The Department published the antidumping duty orders on butt-weld 
fittings from Italy, Malaysia, and the Philippines on February 23, 
2001.\1\ On June 2, 2017, pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act 
of 1930, as amended (the Act), the Department initiated sunset reviews 
of the antidumping duty orders on butt-weld fittings from Italy, 
Malaysia, and the Philippines.\2\ On June 16, 2017, the Department 
received a notice of intent to participate from Core Pipe Products, 
Inc.; Shaw Alloy Piping Products, Inc.; and Taylor Forge Stainless, 
Inc. (collectively, the Domestic Interested Parties), within the 
deadline specified in 19 CFR 351.218(d)(1)(i). The Domestic Interested 
Parties are manufacturers of a domestic like product in the United 
States and, accordingly, are domestic interested parties pursuant to 
section 771(9)(C) of the Act.
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    \1\ See Antidumping Duty Orders: Stainless Steel Butt-Weld Pipe 
Fittings from Italy, Malaysia, and the Philippines, 66 FR 11257 
(February 23, 2001) (LTFV Orders).
    \2\ See Initiation of Five-Year (Sunset) Reviews, 82 FR 25599 
(June 2, 2017) (Sunset Initiation).
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    On June 30, 2017, the Department received an adequate substantive 
response to the notice of initiation from Domestic Interested Parties 
within the 30-day deadline specified in 19 CFR 351.218(d)(3)(i). The 
Department did not receive any timely filed responses from the 
respondent interested parties, i.e., butt-weld fitting producers and 
exporters from Italy, Malaysia, and the Philippines. On the basis of 
the notices of intent to participate and adequate substantive responses 
filed by the Domestic Interested Parties, and the inadequate response 
from any respondent interested party, the Department conducted an 
expedited (120-day) sunset review of the order pursuant to section 
751(c)(3)(B) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.218(e)(1)(ii)(C)(2).

Scope of the Orders

    The product covered by the Orders is butt-weld fittings from Italy, 
Malaysia, and the Philippines.\3\
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    \3\ For a full description of the scope of the orders, See 
Memorandum, ``Issues and Decision Memorandum for the Expedited 
Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Orders on Stainless Steel 
Butt-Weld Pipe Fittings from Italy, Malaysia, and the Philippines,'' 
dated concurrently with this notice (Decision Memorandum).
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Analysis of Comments Received

    The issues discussed in the Decision Memorandum are: (1) The 
likelihood of continuation or recurrence of dumping, and (2) the 
magnitude of the margins of dumping likely to prevail if these orders 
were revoked.\4\ Parties can find a complete discussion of all issues 
raised in this review, and the corresponding recommendations, in the 
Decision Memorandum, which 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 in room B8024 of the main Commerce building. In 
addition, a complete version of the Decision Memorandum can be accessed 
directly on the Internet at http://trade.gov/enforcement/. The signed 
Decision Memorandum and electronic versions of the Decision Memorandum 
are identical in content.
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    \4\ Id.
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Final Results of Review

    Pursuant to sections 751(c)(1) and 752(c)(1) and (3) of the Act, 
the Department determines that revocation of the antidumping duty 
orders of butt-weld pipe fittings from Italy, Malaysia, and the 
Philippines would likely to lead to a continuation or recurrence of 
dumping and that the magnitude of the dumping margins likely to prevail 
would be 26.59 percent for Italy, 7.51 percent for Malaysia, and up to 
33.81 percent for the Philippines.

Administrative Protective Order

    This notice also serves as the only reminder to parties subject to 
administrative protective order (APO) of their responsibility 
concerning the return or destruction of proprietary information 
disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305. Timely 
notification of the return of destruction of APO materials or 
conversion to judicial protective order is hereby requested. Failure to 
comply with the regulations and terms of an APO is a violation which is 
subject to sanction.
    The Department is issuing and publishing these final results and 
notice in accordance with sections 751(c), 752(c), and 777(i)(1) of the 
Act and 19 CFR 351.218.

    Dated: October 2, 2017.
Gary Taverman,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty 
Operations, performing the non-exclusive functions and duties of the 
Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance.
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