Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 52-Jamaica, New York; Notification of Proposed Production Activity; Advanced Optowave Corporation; (Diode Pumped Solid State Laser Systems/Manufacturing); Ronkonkoma, New York, 55578 [2017-25281]

Download as PDF 55578 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 224 / Wednesday, November 22, 2017 / Notices an otherwise excluded specification listed below. The following products are outside of, and/or specifically excluded from, the scope of this investigation: (1) Cold-drawn stainless steel tubing, containing 10.5 percent or more of chromium by weight and not more than 1.2 percent of carbon by weight; (2) products certified to one or more of the ASTM, ASME or American Petroleum Institute (API) specifications listed below: • ASTM A–53; • ASTM A–106; • ASTM A–179 (ASME SA 179); • ASTM A–192 (ASME SA 192); • ASTM A–209 (ASME SA 209); • ASTM A–210 (ASME SA 210); • ASTM A–213 (ASME SA 213); • ASTM A–334 (ASME SA 334); • ASTM A–423 (ASME SA 423); • ASTM A–498; • ASTM A–496 (ASME SA 496); • ASTM A–199; • ASTM A–500; • ASTM A–556; • ASTM A–565; • API 5L; and • API 5CT except that any cold-drawn tubing product certified to one of the above excluded specifications will not be excluded from the scope if it is also dual- or multiple-certified to any other specification that otherwise would fall within the scope of this investigation. The products subject to the investigation are currently classified in the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) under item numbers: 7304.31.3000, 7304.31.6050, 7304.51.1000, 7304.51.5005, 7304.51.5060, 7306.30.5015, 7306.30.5020, 7306.50.5030. Subject merchandise may also enter under numbers 7306.30.1000 and 7306.50.1000. The HTSUS subheadings above are provided for convenience and customs purposes only. The written description of the scope of the investigation is dispositive. Appendix II asabaliauskas on DSKBBXCHB2PROD with NOTICES List of Topics Discussed in the Preliminary Decision Memorandum I. Summary II. Background III. Period of Investigation IV. Scope Comments V. Selection of Respondents VI. Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Critical Circumstances, in Part VII. Discussion of the Methodology VIII. Currency Conversion IX. Adjustment for Countervailable Export Subsidies X. Adjustment Under Section 777A(f) of the Act XI. Postponement of Preliminary Determination XII. Verification XIII. U.S. International Trade Commission Notification XIV. Conclusion [FR Doc. 2017–25294 Filed 11–21–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:57 Nov 21, 2017 Jkt 244001 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zones Board [B–071–2017] Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 52— Jamaica, New York; Notification of Proposed Production Activity; Advanced Optowave Corporation; (Diode Pumped Solid State Laser Systems/Manufacturing); Ronkonkoma, New York Suffolk County, grantee of FTZ 52, submitted a notification of proposed production activity to the FTZ Board on behalf of Advanced Optowave Corporation (Advanced Optowave), located in Ronkonkoma, New York. The notification conforming to the requirements of the regulations of the FTZ Board (15 CFR 400.22) was received on November 8, 2017. The Advanced Optowave facility is located within FTZ 52, Site 5. The facility will be used for the production of diode pumped solid state laser systems (including the controller and laser). Pursuant to 15 CFR 400.14(b), FTZ activity would be limited to the specific foreign-status materials and components and specific finished products described in the submitted notification (as described below) and subsequently authorized by the FTZ Board. Production under FTZ procedures could exempt Advanced Optowave from customs duty payments on the foreignstatus components used in export production. On its domestic sales, for the foreign-status materials/components noted below, Advanced Optowave would be able to choose the duty rates during customs entry procedures that apply to diode pumped solid state laser systems (including the controller) (dutyfree). Advanced Optowave would be able to avoid duty on foreign-status components which become scrap/waste. Customs duties also could possibly be deferred or reduced on foreign-status production equipment. The components and materials sourced from abroad include: Optics (laser crystal—neodymium-doped yttrium orthovanadate (ND:YV04); lithium triborate crystal; laser mirror; window optics; optical lens; optical fiber); laser diode; radio frequency driver; thermistor; thermal electric cooler; printed circuit board (populated); computer power supply unit; aluminum mechanical parts (second harmonic generation (SHG) top cover; SHG bottom cover; third harmonic generation (THG) top cover; THG bottom cover; SHG base; THG base; harmonic base; clamp; mirror mount; PO 00000 Frm 00026 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 lens barrel mount; lens barrel mount Tbase; lens barrel; lens barrel spacer; laser crystal cover; laser base; desiccant guard; shutter mount; aperture base small; aperture disc; aperture base wide; wire adapter; windows mount; Q switch mount; heat sink; housing body; housing main cover; housing end cover; housing box umbilical adapter; housing leg double slit; housing leg single slit; housing diode cooling plate; housing duel fan cooling plate) (duty rate ranges from duty-free to 5.5%). Public comment is invited from interested parties. Submissions shall be addressed to the Board’s Executive Secretary at the address below. The closing period for their receipt is January 2, 2018. A copy of the notification will be available for public inspection at the Office of the Executive Secretary, Foreign-Trade Zones Board, Room 21013, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230–0002, and in the ‘‘Reading Room’’ section of the Board’s Web site, which is accessible via www.trade.gov/ftz. For further information, contact Juanita Chen at juanita.chen@trade.gov or (202) 482–1378. Dated: November 17, 2017. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–25281 Filed 11–21–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Marine Mammals and Endangered Species National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; issuance of permits and permit amendments. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given that permits or permit amendments have been issued to the following entities under the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA) and the Endangered Species Act (ESA), as applicable. ADDRESSES: The permits and related documents are available for review upon written request or by appointment in the Permits and Conservation Division, Office of Protected Resources, NMFS, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 13705, Silver Spring, MD 20910; phone (301) 427–8401; fax (301) 713–0376. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\22NON1.SGM 22NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 224 (Wednesday, November 22, 2017)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

[B-071-2017]


Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 52--Jamaica, New York; Notification of 
Proposed Production Activity; Advanced Optowave Corporation; (Diode 
Pumped Solid State Laser Systems/Manufacturing); Ronkonkoma, New York

    Suffolk County, grantee of FTZ 52, submitted a notification of 
proposed production activity to the FTZ Board on behalf of Advanced 
Optowave Corporation (Advanced Optowave), located in Ronkonkoma, New 
York. The notification conforming to the requirements of the 
regulations of the FTZ Board (15 CFR 400.22) was received on November 
8, 2017.
    The Advanced Optowave facility is located within FTZ 52, Site 5. 
The facility will be used for the production of diode pumped solid 
state laser systems (including the controller and laser). Pursuant to 
15 CFR 400.14(b), FTZ activity would be limited to the specific 
foreign-status materials and components and specific finished products 
described in the submitted notification (as described below) and 
subsequently authorized by the FTZ Board.
    Production under FTZ procedures could exempt Advanced Optowave from 
customs duty payments on the foreign-status components used in export 
production. On its domestic sales, for the foreign-status materials/
components noted below, Advanced Optowave would be able to choose the 
duty rates during customs entry procedures that apply to diode pumped 
solid state laser systems (including the controller) (duty-free). 
Advanced Optowave would be able to avoid duty on foreign-status 
components which become scrap/waste. Customs duties also could possibly 
be deferred or reduced on foreign-status production equipment.
    The components and materials sourced from abroad include: Optics 
(laser crystal--neodymium-doped yttrium orthovanadate (ND:YV04); 
lithium triborate crystal; laser mirror; window optics; optical lens; 
optical fiber); laser diode; radio frequency driver; thermistor; 
thermal electric cooler; printed circuit board (populated); computer 
power supply unit; aluminum mechanical parts (second harmonic 
generation (SHG) top cover; SHG bottom cover; third harmonic generation 
(THG) top cover; THG bottom cover; SHG base; THG base; harmonic base; 
clamp; mirror mount; lens barrel mount; lens barrel mount T-base; lens 
barrel; lens barrel spacer; laser crystal cover; laser base; desiccant 
guard; shutter mount; aperture base small; aperture disc; aperture base 
wide; wire adapter; windows mount; Q switch mount; heat sink; housing 
body; housing main cover; housing end cover; housing box umbilical 
adapter; housing leg double slit; housing leg single slit; housing 
diode cooling plate; housing duel fan cooling plate) (duty rate ranges 
from duty-free to 5.5%).
    Public comment is invited from interested parties. Submissions 
shall be addressed to the Board's Executive Secretary at the address 
below. The closing period for their receipt is January 2, 2018.
    A copy of the notification will be available for public inspection 
at the Office of the Executive Secretary, Foreign-Trade Zones Board, 
Room 21013, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., 
Washington, DC 20230-0002, and in the ``Reading Room'' section of the 
Board's Web site, which is accessible via www.trade.gov/ftz.
    For further information, contact Juanita Chen at 
juanita.chen@trade.gov or (202) 482-1378.

    Dated: November 17, 2017.
Andrew McGilvray,
Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2017-25281 Filed 11-21-17; 8:45 am]
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