Certain Steel Nails From the Socialist Republic of Vietnam: Notice of Rescission of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review, 2016, 54320-54321 [2017-24967]

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AGENCY: The Department of Commerce (the Department) is rescinding the administrative review of the countervailing duty (CVD) order on certain steel nails (steel nails) from the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (Vietnam) for the period January 1, 2016, to December 31, 2016, based on the timely withdrawal of the request for review. SUMMARY: DATES: Applicable November 17, 2017. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Yasmin Bordas, 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) 482–3813 and (202) 482–7438, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00005 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Background On July 3, 2017, the Department published in the Federal Register a notice of opportunity to request an administrative review of the CVD order on steel nails from Vietnam for the period January 1, 2016, to December 31, 2016.1 On July 31, 2017, the Department received a timely request, in accordance with section 751(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), from Mid Continent Steel & Wire Inc. (the petitioner) to conduct an administrative review of this CVD order with respect to 14 companies.2 Based upon this request, on September 13, 2017, in accordance with section 751(a) of the Act, the Department published in the Federal Register a notice of initiation of administrative review for this CVD order.3 On September 28, 2017, the petitioner timely withdrew its request for an administrative review for each of the 14 companies.4 Rescission of Review Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), the Secretary will rescind an administrative review, in whole or in part, if a party who requested the review withdraws the request within 90 days of the date of publication of the notice of initiation of the requested review. As noted above, the petitioner withdrew its request for review by the 90-day deadline. No other party requested an administrative review. Accordingly, we are rescinding the administrative review of the CVD order on steel nails from Vietnam covering the period January 1, 2016, to December 31, 2016. Assessment The Department will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assess CVDs on all appropriate entries at a rate equal to the cash deposit of estimated CVDs required at the time of entry, or withdrawal from warehouse, for consumption, during the period January 1, 2016, to December 31, 2016, in accordance with 19 CFR 351.212(c)(1)(i). The Department intends to issue appropriate assessment instructions directly to CBP 15 days after publication of this notice in the Federal Register. 1 See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request Administrative Review, 82 FR 30833 (July 3, 2017). 2 See Letter from the petitioner re: Certain Steel Nails from Vietnam: Request for Administrative Reviews, dated July 31, 2017. 3 See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 82 FR 42974 (September 13, 2017) (Initiation Notice). 4 See Letter from the petitioner re: Certain Steel Nails from Vietnam: Withdrawal of Request for Administrative Reviews, dated September 28, 2017. 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Timely written notification of the return/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. This notice is issued and published in accordance with sections 751 of the Act and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4). Dated: November 13, 2017. James Maeder, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping/Countervailing Duty Operations Enforcement and Compliance (E&C). [FR Doc. 2017–24967 Filed 11–16–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE trends to take advantage of export opportunities. ITA will use this input in reviewing how to improve services and programs to best meet the needs of U.S. stakeholders in the standards area. 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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 221 (Friday, November 17, 2017)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[C-552-819]


Certain Steel Nails From the Socialist Republic of Vietnam: 
Notice of Rescission of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review, 2016

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

SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (the Department) is rescinding the 
administrative review of the countervailing duty (CVD) order on certain 
steel nails (steel nails) from the Socialist Republic of Vietnam 
(Vietnam) for the period January 1, 2016, to December 31, 2016, based 
on the timely withdrawal of the request for review.

DATES: Applicable November 17, 2017.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Yasmin Bordas, 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) 482-3813 and (202) 482-
7438, respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    On July 3, 2017, the Department published in the Federal Register a 
notice of opportunity to request an administrative review of the CVD 
order on steel nails from Vietnam for the period January 1, 2016, to 
December 31, 2016.\1\ On July 31, 2017, the Department received a 
timely request, in accordance with section 751(a) of the Tariff Act of 
1930, as amended (the Act), from Mid Continent Steel & Wire Inc. (the 
petitioner) to conduct an administrative review of this CVD order with 
respect to 14 companies.\2\ Based upon this request, on September 13, 
2017, in accordance with section 751(a) of the Act, the Department 
published in the Federal Register a notice of initiation of 
administrative review for this CVD order.\3\ On September 28, 2017, the 
petitioner timely withdrew its request for an administrative review for 
each of the 14 companies.\4\
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    \1\ See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or 
Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request Administrative 
Review, 82 FR 30833 (July 3, 2017).
    \2\ See Letter from the petitioner re: Certain Steel Nails from 
Vietnam: Request for Administrative Reviews, dated July 31, 2017.
    \3\ See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty 
Administrative Reviews, 82 FR 42974 (September 13, 2017) (Initiation 
Notice).
    \4\ See Letter from the petitioner re: Certain Steel Nails from 
Vietnam: Withdrawal of Request for Administrative Reviews, dated 
September 28, 2017.
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Rescission of Review

    Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), the Secretary will rescind an 
administrative review, in whole or in part, if a party who requested 
the review withdraws the request within 90 days of the date of 
publication of the notice of initiation of the requested review. As 
noted above, the petitioner withdrew its request for review by the 90-
day deadline. No other party requested an administrative review. 
Accordingly, we are rescinding the administrative review of the CVD 
order on steel nails from Vietnam covering the period January 1, 2016, 
to December 31, 2016.

Assessment

    The Department will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection 
(CBP) to assess CVDs on all appropriate entries at a rate equal to the 
cash deposit of estimated CVDs required at the time of entry, or 
withdrawal from warehouse, for consumption, during the period January 
1, 2016, to December 31, 2016, in accordance with 19 CFR 
351.212(c)(1)(i). The Department intends to issue appropriate 
assessment instructions directly to CBP 15 days after publication of 
this notice in the Federal Register.

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Notification to Importers

    This notice serves as the only reminder to importers of their 
responsibility under 19 CFR 351.402(f)(2) to file a certificate 
regarding the reimbursement of countervailing duties prior to 
liquidation of the relevant entries during this review period. Failure 
to comply with this requirement could result in the presumption that 
reimbursement of the countervailing duties occurred and the subsequent 
assessment of doubled countervailing duties.

Notification Regarding 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 an APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305(a)(3). Timely 
written notification of the return/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. This notice is issued and published in accordance 
with sections 751 of the Act and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4).

    Dated: November 13, 2017.
James Maeder,
Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping/Countervailing Duty 
Operations Enforcement and Compliance (E&C).
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