Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags From the People's Republic of China: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2016-2017, 4186 [2018-01738]

Download as PDF 4186 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 20 / Tuesday, January 30, 2018 / Notices (202) 482–3477 or (202) 482–1690, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zones Board [B–61–2017] Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 272—Lehigh, Pennsylvania; Authorization of Production Activity; Fuling Plastic USA, Inc.; (Disposable Plastic and Paper Service Ware and Kitchenware Products); Allentown, Pennsylvania On September 27, 2017, Fuling Plastic USA, Inc. submitted a notification of proposed production activity to the FTZ Board for its facility within FTZ Subzone 272C, in Allentown, Pennsylvania. The notification was processed in accordance with the regulations of the FTZ Board (15 CFR part 400), including notice in the Federal Register inviting public comment (82 FR 46215, October 4, 2017). On January 25, 2018, the applicant was notified of the FTZ Board’s decision that no further review of the activity is warranted at this time. The production activity described in the notification was authorized, subject to the FTZ Act and the FTZ Board’s regulations, including Section 400.14. Dated: January 25, 2018. Elizabeth Whiteman, Acting Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 2018–01735 Filed 1–29–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–570–886] Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags From the People’s Republic of China: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2016–2017 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is rescinding the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on polyethylene retail carrier bags from the People’s Republic of China (China) for the period August 1, 2016, through July 31, 2017. DATES: Applicable January 30, 2018. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Hermes Pinilla or Minoo Hatten, AD/ CVD Operations, Office I, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:18 Jan 29, 2018 Jkt 244001 Background On August 1, 2017, Commerce published a notice of opportunity to request an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on polyethylene retail carrier bags (PRCBs) from China for the period of review (POR) August 1, 2016, through July 31, 2017.1 On August 31, 2017, the petitioners, the Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bag Committee and its individual members, Hilex Poly Co., LLC, and Superbag Corporation, requested an administrative review of the order with respect to Dongguan Nozawa Plastics Products Co., Ltd. and United Power Packaging, Ltd. (collectively, Nozawa), Crown Polyethylene Products (International) Ltd (Crown), and High Den Enterprises Ltd. (High Den).2 On October 16, 2017, in accordance with section 751(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act) and 19 CFR 351.221(c)(1)(i), we initiated an administrative review of the order on PRCBs from China with respect to Nozawa, Crown, and High Den.3 On January 5, 2018, the petitioners timely withdrew their request for an administrative review of Nozawa, and Crown.4 On January 12, 2018, the petitioners timely withdrew their request of High Den.5 No other party requested a review. Rescission of Review Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), Commerce will rescind an administrative review, ‘‘in whole or in part, if a party that requested a review withdraws the request within 90 days of the date of publication of notice of initiation of the requested review.’’ The petitioners withdrew their request for review within the 90-day time limit. Because we received no other requests 1 See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request Administrative Review, 82 FR 35754 (August 1, 2017). 2 See Letter from the petitioners to Commerce, ‘‘Re: Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags from the People’s Republic of China: Request for Administrative Review,’’ dated August 31, 2017. 3 See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 82 FR 48051 (October 16, 2017). 4 See Letter from the petitioners to Commerce, ‘‘Re: Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags from the People’s Republic of China: Partial Withdrawal of Request for Administrative Review,’’ dated January 5, 2018. 5 See Letter from the petitioners to Commerce, ‘‘Re: Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags from the People’s Republic of China: Withdrawal of Request for Administrative Review,’’ dated January 12, 2018. PO 00000 Frm 00005 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 for review of Nozawa, Crown, and High Den, and no other requests for the review of the order on PRCBs from the China with respect to other companies subject to the order, we are rescinding the administrative review of the order in full, in accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1). Assessment Commerce will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries of PRCBs from China during the POR at rates equal to the cash deposit or bonding rate of estimated antidumping duties required at the time of entry, or withdrawal from warehouse, for consumption, in accordance with 19 CFR 351.212(c)(1)(i). Commerce intends to issue appropriate assessment instructions to CBP 15 days after publication of this notice in the Federal Register. Notification to Importers This notice serves as a final reminder to importers of their responsibility under 19 CFR 351.402(f)(2) to file a certificate regarding the reimbursement of antidumping duties prior to liquidation of the relevant entries during this review period. Failure to comply with this requirement could result in the Commerce’s presumption that reimbursement of antidumping duties occurred and the subsequent assessment of doubled antidumping duties. Notification Regarding Administrative Protective Order This notice also serves as a reminder to parties subject to administrative protective order (APO) of their responsibility concerning the disposition 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 the terms of an APO is a sanctionable violation. This notice is issued and published in accordance with sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4). Dated: January 24, 2018. Christian Marsh, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance. [FR Doc. 2018–01738 Filed 1–29–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P E:\FR\FM\30JAN1.SGM 30JAN1

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 20 (Tuesday, January 30, 2018)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-570-886]


Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags From the People's Republic of 
China: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2016-2017

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

SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is rescinding the 
administrative review of the antidumping duty order on polyethylene 
retail carrier bags from the People's Republic of China (China) for the 
period August 1, 2016, through July 31, 2017.

DATES: Applicable January 30, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Hermes Pinilla or Minoo Hatten, 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) 482-3477 or (202) 482-1690, 
respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Background

    On August 1, 2017, Commerce published a notice of opportunity to 
request an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on 
polyethylene retail carrier bags (PRCBs) from China for the period of 
review (POR) August 1, 2016, through July 31, 2017.\1\ On August 31, 
2017, the petitioners, the Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bag Committee 
and its individual members, Hilex Poly Co., LLC, and Superbag 
Corporation, requested an administrative review of the order with 
respect to Dongguan Nozawa Plastics Products Co., Ltd. and United Power 
Packaging, Ltd. (collectively, Nozawa), Crown Polyethylene Products 
(International) Ltd (Crown), and High Den Enterprises Ltd. (High 
Den).\2\ On October 16, 2017, in accordance with section 751(a) of the 
Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act) and 19 CFR 351.221(c)(1)(i), 
we initiated an administrative review of the order on PRCBs from China 
with respect to Nozawa, Crown, and High Den.\3\ On January 5, 2018, the 
petitioners timely withdrew their request for an administrative review 
of Nozawa, and Crown.\4\ On January 12, 2018, the petitioners timely 
withdrew their request of High Den.\5\ No other party requested a 
review.
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    \1\ See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or 
Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request Administrative 
Review, 82 FR 35754 (August 1, 2017).
    \2\ See Letter from the petitioners to Commerce, ``Re: 
Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags from the People's Republic of 
China: Request for Administrative Review,'' dated August 31, 2017.
    \3\ See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty 
Administrative Reviews, 82 FR 48051 (October 16, 2017).
    \4\ See Letter from the petitioners to Commerce, ``Re: 
Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags from the People's Republic of 
China: Partial Withdrawal of Request for Administrative Review,'' 
dated January 5, 2018.
    \5\ See Letter from the petitioners to Commerce, ``Re: 
Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags from the People's Republic of 
China: Withdrawal of Request for Administrative Review,'' dated 
January 12, 2018.
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Rescission of Review

    Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), Commerce will rescind an 
administrative review, ``in whole or in part, if a party that requested 
a review withdraws the request within 90 days of the date of 
publication of notice of initiation of the requested review.'' The 
petitioners withdrew their request for review within the 90-day time 
limit. Because we received no other requests for review of Nozawa, 
Crown, and High Den, and no other requests for the review of the order 
on PRCBs from the China with respect to other companies subject to the 
order, we are rescinding the administrative review of the order in 
full, in accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1).

Assessment

    Commerce will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to 
assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries of PRCBs from 
China during the POR at rates equal to the cash deposit or bonding rate 
of estimated antidumping duties required at the time of entry, or 
withdrawal from warehouse, for consumption, in accordance with 19 CFR 
351.212(c)(1)(i). Commerce intends to issue appropriate assessment 
instructions to CBP 15 days after publication of this notice in the 
Federal Register.

Notification to Importers

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

Notification Regarding Administrative Protective Order

    This notice also serves as a reminder to parties subject to 
administrative protective order (APO) of their responsibility 
concerning the disposition 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 the terms of an APO is a sanctionable 
violation.
    This notice is issued and published in accordance with sections 
751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4).

    Dated: January 24, 2018.
Christian Marsh,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance.
[FR Doc. 2018-01738 Filed 1-29-18; 8:45 am]
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