Certain Pasta From Italy: Final Results of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review; 2015, 48060-48061 [2017-22328]

Download as PDF 48060 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 198 / Monday, October 16, 2017 / Notices Dated: October 10, 2017. James Maeder, Senior Director, performing the duties of Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations. [FR Doc. 2017–22327 Filed 10–13–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Advance Notification of Sunset Reviews Background Every five years, pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), the Department of Commerce (the Department) and the International Trade Commission automatically initiate and conduct a review to determine whether revocation of a countervailing or antidumping duty order or termination of an investigation suspended under section 704 or 734 of the Act would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping or a countervailable subsidy (as the case may be) and of material injury. Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. AGENCY: Upcoming Sunset Reviews for November 2017 Pursuant to section 751(c) of the Act, the following Sunset Reviews are scheduled for initiation in October 2017 and will appear in that month’s Notice of Initiation of Five-Year Sunset Reviews (Sunset Reviews). With respect to the orders on Steel Wire Garment Hangers from Vietnam, we have advanced the initiation date of these Sunset Reviews upon determining that initiation of the Sunset Reviews for all of the Steel Garment Hangers orders on the same date would promote administrative efficiency. Department contact Antidumping Duty Proceedings Crystalline Silicon Photovoltaic Cells, Whether or Not Assembled into Modules from China (A–570– 979) (1st Review). Honey from China (A–570–863) (3rd Review) ........................................................................................ Steel Wire Garment Hangers from Taiwan (A–583–849) (1st Review) .................................................. Steel Wire Garment Hangers from Vietnam (A–552–812) (1st Review) ................................................. Matthew Renkey, (202) 482–2312. Matthew Renkey, (202) 482–2312. Matthew Renkey, (202) 482–2312. Matthew Renkey, (202) 482–2312. Countervailing Duty Proceedings Crystalline Silicon Photovoltaic Cells, Whether or Not Assembled into Modules from China (1st Review) (C–570–980). Steel Wire Garment Hangers from Vietnam (C–552–813) (1st Review) ................................................ ethrower on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES Suspended Investigations No Sunset Review of suspended investigations is scheduled for initiation in November 2017. The Department’s procedures for the conduct of Sunset Reviews are set forth in 19 CFR 351.218. The Notice of Initiation of Five-Year (Sunset) Reviews provides further information regarding what is required of all parties to participate in Sunset Reviews. Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.103(c), the Department will maintain and make available a service list for these proceedings. To facilitate the timely preparation of the service list(s), it is requested that those seeking recognition as interested parties to a proceeding contact the Department in writing within 10 days of the publication of the Notice of Initiation. Please note that if the Department receives a Notice of Intent to Participate from a member of the domestic industry within 15 days of the date of initiation, the review will continue. Thereafter, any interested party wishing to participate in the Sunset Review must provide substantive comments in response to the notice of VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:59 Oct 13, 2017 Jkt 244001 initiation no later than 30 days after the date of initiation. This notice is not required by statute but is published as a service to the international trading community. Dated: October 10, 2017. James Maeder, Senior Director performing the duties of Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations. [FR Doc. 2017–22326 Filed 10–13–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [C–475–819] Certain Pasta From Italy: Final Results of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review; 2015 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: On July 25, 2017, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published the preliminary results of the administrative review of the countervailing duty order on pasta AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Jacqueline Arrowsmith, (202) 482–5255. Matthew Renkey, (202) 482–2312. from Italy. The period of review (POR) is January 1, 2015, through December 31, 2015. The review covers one producer/exporter of subject merchandise. We invited parties to comment on the Preliminary Results. None were received. Accordingly, for the final results, we continue to find that that Liguori Pastificio dal 1820 S.p.A. (Liguori) received countervailable subsidies during the POR. DATES: Applicable October 16, 2017. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mary Kolberg, AD/CVD Operations, Office I, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–1785. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background On July 25, 2017, the Department published the Preliminary Results of the administrative review.1 The Department gave interested parties an opportunity to 1 See Certain Pasta from Italy: Preliminary Results of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review; 2015, 82 FR 34481 (July 25, 2017) (Preliminary Results) and accompanying Preliminary Decision Memorandum. E:\FR\FM\16OCN1.SGM 16OCN1 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 198 / Monday, October 16, 2017 / Notices comment on the Preliminary Results. None were received. The Department has conducted this review in accordance with section 751 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act). ethrower on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES Scope of the Order Imports covered by the Order are shipments of certain non-egg dry pasta in packages of five pounds four ounces or less, whether or not enriched or fortified or containing milk or other optional ingredients such as chopped vegetables, vegetable purees, milk, gluten, diastasis, vitamins, coloring and flavorings, and up to two percent egg white. The pasta covered by the scope of the Order is typically sold in the retail market, in fiberboard or cardboard cartons, or polyethylene or polypropylene bags of varying dimensions. Excluded from the scope of the Order are refrigerated, frozen, or canned pastas, as well as all forms of egg pasta, with the exception of non-egg dry pasta containing up to two percent egg white. Multicolored pasta, imported in kitchen display bottles of decorative glass that are sealed with cork or paraffin and bound with raffia, is excluded from the scope of the Order.2 Pursuant to the Department’s May 12, 2011 changed circumstances review, effective January 1, 2009, gluten-free pasta is also excluded from the scope of the Order.3 Effective January 1, 2012, ravioli and tortellini filled with cheese and/or vegetables are also excluded from the scope of the Order.4 Also excluded are imports of organic pasta from Italy that are certified by an EU authorized body in accordance with the United States Department of Agriculture’s National Organic Program for organic products. The organic pasta certification must be retained by exporters and importers and made available to U.S. Customs and Border Protection or the Department of Commerce upon request. The merchandise subject to review is currently classifiable under items 1901.90.90.95 and 1902.19.20 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS). Although the HTSUS subheadings are provided for convenience and customs purposes, the written description of the merchandise subject to the Order is dispositive. 2 See Memorandum to Richard Moreland, dated August 25, 1997, which is on file in the CRU. 3 See Certain Pasta from Italy: Final Results of Countervailing Duty Changed Circumstances Review and Revocation, In Part, 76 FR 27634 (May 12, 2011). 4 See Certain Pasta from Italy: Final Results of Antidumping Duty and Countervailing Duty Changed Circumstances Reviews and Revocation, in Part 79 FR 58319, 58320 (September 29, 2014). VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:59 Oct 13, 2017 Jkt 244001 Final Results of Review Because the Department received no comments after the Preliminary Results for consideration for these final results, we have made no changes to the Preliminary Results. As a result of this review, we determine that countervailable subsidies were provided to the respondent for the period January 1, 2015, through December 31, 2015, at the following rate: 5 48061 We are issuing and publishing these results in accordance with sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Act. Dated: October 10, 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. 2017–22328 Filed 10–13–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P Producer/exporter Liguori Pastificio dal 1820 S.p.A. Net subsidy rate (percent) 1.62 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–583–844] Assessment Rates In accordance with 19 CFR 351.212(b)(2), the Department intends to issue assessment instructions to U.S. Customs and Boarder Protection (CBP) 15 days after the date of publication of these final results to liquidate shipments of subject merchandise produced by Liguori entered, or withdrawn from warehouse, for consumption on or after January 1, 2015 through December 31, 2015 at the ad valorem rate listed above. Cash Deposit Instructions The Department also intends to instruct CBP to collect cash deposits of estimated CVDs in the amount shown above for shipments of subject merchandise by Liguori entered, or withdrawn from warehouse, for consumption on or after the date of publication of the final results of this review. For all non-reviewed firms, we will instruct CBP to collect cash deposits of estimated countervailing duties at the most recent companyspecific or all-others rate applicable to the company. These cash deposit requirements, when imposed, shall remain in effect until further notice. Administrative Protective Orders This notice also serves as a reminder to parties subject to administrative protective order (APO) of their responsibility concerning the destruction of proprietary information disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305(a)(3). Timely written notification of the return or 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 sanctionable violation. 5 We have made no changes to this rate since the Preliminary Results. Therefore, no additional disclosure of calculations is necessary for these final results under 19 CFR 351.224(b). PO 00000 Frm 00012 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Narrow Woven Ribbons With Woven Selvedge From Taiwan; Final Determination of No Shipments; 2015– 2016 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: On June 8, 2017, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published the preliminary results of the 2015–2016 administrative review of the antidumping duty order on narrow woven ribbons with woven selvedge (NWR) from Taiwan. The period of review (POR) is September 1, 2015, through August 31, 2016. We received no comments from interested parties. Therefore, the Department continues to find that Fujian Rongshu Industry Co., Ltd. (Fujian Rongshu), Roung Shu Industry Corporation (Roung Shu), and Xiamen Yi He Textile Co., Ltd. (Xiamen Yi He) had no shipments of subject merchandise to the United States during the POR. DATES: Applicable October 16, 2017. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David Crespo, AD/CVD Operations, Office II, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–3693. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: Background On June 8, 2017, the Department published the Preliminary Results in the Federal Register.1 After the Preliminary Results, we conducted verification of the no-shipment claim submitted by Roung Shu, in accordance with section 1 See Narrow Woven Ribbons With Woven Selvedge From Taiwan; Preliminary Determination of No Shipments and Rescission, in Part, of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2015– 2016, 82 FR 26664 (June 8, 2017) (Preliminary Results). E:\FR\FM\16OCN1.SGM 16OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 198 (Monday, October 16, 2017)]
[Notices]
[Pages 48060-48061]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[C-475-819]


Certain Pasta From Italy: Final Results of Countervailing Duty 
Administrative Review; 2015

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

SUMMARY: On July 25, 2017, the Department of Commerce (the Department) 
published the preliminary results of the administrative review of the 
countervailing duty order on pasta from Italy. The period of review 
(POR) is January 1, 2015, through December 31, 2015. The review covers 
one producer/exporter of subject merchandise. We invited parties to 
comment on the Preliminary Results. None were received. Accordingly, 
for the final results, we continue to find that that Liguori Pastificio 
dal 1820 S.p.A. (Liguori) received countervailable subsidies during the 
POR.

DATES: Applicable October 16, 2017.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mary Kolberg, AD/CVD Operations, 
Office I, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue 
NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-1785.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    On July 25, 2017, the Department published the Preliminary Results 
of the administrative review.\1\ The Department gave interested parties 
an opportunity to

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comment on the Preliminary Results. None were received. The Department 
has conducted this review in accordance with section 751 of the Tariff 
Act of 1930, as amended (the Act).
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    \1\ See Certain Pasta from Italy: Preliminary Results of 
Countervailing Duty Administrative Review; 2015, 82 FR 34481 (July 
25, 2017) (Preliminary Results) and accompanying Preliminary 
Decision Memorandum.
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Scope of the Order

    Imports covered by the Order are shipments of certain non-egg dry 
pasta in packages of five pounds four ounces or less, whether or not 
enriched or fortified or containing milk or other optional ingredients 
such as chopped vegetables, vegetable purees, milk, gluten, diastasis, 
vitamins, coloring and flavorings, and up to two percent egg white. The 
pasta covered by the scope of the Order is typically sold in the retail 
market, in fiberboard or cardboard cartons, or polyethylene or 
polypropylene bags of varying dimensions.
    Excluded from the scope of the Order are refrigerated, frozen, or 
canned pastas, as well as all forms of egg pasta, with the exception of 
non-egg dry pasta containing up to two percent egg white. Multicolored 
pasta, imported in kitchen display bottles of decorative glass that are 
sealed with cork or paraffin and bound with raffia, is excluded from 
the scope of the Order.\2\ Pursuant to the Department's May 12, 2011 
changed circumstances review, effective January 1, 2009, gluten-free 
pasta is also excluded from the scope of the Order.\3\ Effective 
January 1, 2012, ravioli and tortellini filled with cheese and/or 
vegetables are also excluded from the scope of the Order.\4\
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    \2\ See Memorandum to Richard Moreland, dated August 25, 1997, 
which is on file in the CRU.
    \3\ See Certain Pasta from Italy: Final Results of 
Countervailing Duty Changed Circumstances Review and Revocation, In 
Part, 76 FR 27634 (May 12, 2011).
    \4\ See Certain Pasta from Italy: Final Results of Antidumping 
Duty and Countervailing Duty Changed Circumstances Reviews and 
Revocation, in Part 79 FR 58319, 58320 (September 29, 2014).
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    Also excluded are imports of organic pasta from Italy that are 
certified by an EU authorized body in accordance with the United States 
Department of Agriculture's National Organic Program for organic 
products. The organic pasta certification must be retained by exporters 
and importers and made available to U.S. Customs and Border Protection 
or the Department of Commerce upon request.
    The merchandise subject to review is currently classifiable under 
items 1901.90.90.95 and 1902.19.20 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of 
the United States (HTSUS). Although the HTSUS subheadings are provided 
for convenience and customs purposes, the written description of the 
merchandise subject to the Order is dispositive.

Final Results of Review

    Because the Department received no comments after the Preliminary 
Results for consideration for these final results, we have made no 
changes to the Preliminary Results. As a result of this review, we 
determine that countervailable subsidies were provided to the 
respondent for the period January 1, 2015, through December 31, 2015, 
at the following rate: \5\
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    \5\ We have made no changes to this rate since the Preliminary 
Results. Therefore, no additional disclosure of calculations is 
necessary for these final results under 19 CFR 351.224(b).

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                                                                  Net
                                                                subsidy
                      Producer/exporter                          rate
                                                               (percent)
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Liguori Pastificio dal 1820 S.p.A...........................        1.62
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Assessment Rates

    In accordance with 19 CFR 351.212(b)(2), the Department intends to 
issue assessment instructions to U.S. Customs and Boarder Protection 
(CBP) 15 days after the date of publication of these final results to 
liquidate shipments of subject merchandise produced by Liguori entered, 
or withdrawn from warehouse, for consumption on or after January 1, 
2015 through December 31, 2015 at the ad valorem rate listed above.

Cash Deposit Instructions

    The Department also intends to instruct CBP to collect cash 
deposits of estimated CVDs in the amount shown above for shipments of 
subject merchandise by Liguori entered, or withdrawn from warehouse, 
for consumption on or after the date of publication of the final 
results of this review. For all non-reviewed firms, we will instruct 
CBP to collect cash deposits of estimated countervailing duties at the 
most recent company-specific or all-others rate applicable to the 
company. These cash deposit requirements, when imposed, shall remain in 
effect until further notice.

Administrative Protective Orders

    This notice also serves as a reminder to parties subject to 
administrative protective order (APO) of their responsibility 
concerning the destruction of proprietary information disclosed under 
APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305(a)(3). Timely written 
notification of the return or 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 sanctionable 
violation.
    We are issuing and publishing these results in accordance with 
sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Act.

    Dated: October 10, 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. 2017-22328 Filed 10-13-17; 8:45 am]
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