Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 92-Harrison County, Mississippi; Authorization of Production Activity; Vision Technologies Marine, Inc.; (Ocean-Going Vessels); Pascagoula, Mississippi, 6161-6162 [2018-02910]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 30 / Tuesday, February 13, 2018 / Notices The application to expand FTZ 281 under the ASF is approved, subject to the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations, including Section 400.13, and to the Board’s standard 2,000-acre activation limit for the zone. Dated: February 7, 2018. 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, Alternate Chairman, Foreign-Trade Zones Board. [FR Doc. 2018–02906 Filed 2–12–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zones Board [B–11–2018] sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 23—Buffalo, New York; Notification of Proposed Production Activity; Panasonic Eco Solutions Solar New York America Subzone 23E (Solar Panels/Modules); Buffalo, New York Panasonic Eco Solutions Solar New York America (PESSNY) submitted a notification of proposed production activity to the FTZ Board for its facility in Buffalo, New York. The notification conforming to the requirements of the regulations of the FTZ Board (15 CFR 400.22) was received on February 5, 2018. The PESSNY facility is located within Subzone 23E. The facility is used for the production of crystalline silicon photovoltaic (CSPV) solar panels/ modules. 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 PESSNY from customs duty payments on the foreign-status components used in export production. On its domestic sales, for the foreignstatus materials/components noted below, PESSNY would be able to choose the duty rates during customs entry procedures that apply to CSPV solar panels/modules (duty free). PESSNY would be able to avoid duty on foreignstatus 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: Silicone sealant/cement; ethylene vinyl acetate VerDate Sep<11>2014 23:12 Feb 12, 2018 Jkt 244001 film/resin sheets; polyolefin base plastic film/resin sheets; plastic polymer rolls of film; polypropylene corner protectors; low iron glass; copper connection tabs; nickel standard conductive film; tin/silver/copper alloy soldering wire; plastic junction boxes; silver-plated copper ribbon; resinlaminated, silver-plated copper ribbon/ tabs; polyester tape; silver paste; and silicon wafers. (duty rates range from duty free to 5.8%). 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 March 26, 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 website, which is accessible via www.trade.gov/ftz. For further information, contact Diane Finver at Diane.Finver@trade.gov or (202) 482–1367. Dated: February 8, 2018. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 2018–02909 Filed 2–12–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P 6161 Whereas, the City and County of Denver, Colorado, grantee of ForeignTrade Zone 123, has made application to the Board for the establishment of a subzone at the facility of Ackerman North America LLC/dba Amann USA, located in Broomfield, Colorado (FTZ Docket B–60–2017, docketed September 26, 2017); Whereas, notice inviting public comment has been given in the Federal Register (82 FR 45807, October 2, 2017) and the application has been processed pursuant to the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations; and, Whereas, the Board adopts the findings and recommendations of the examiner’s memorandum, and finds that the requirements of the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations are satisfied; Now, Therefore, the Board hereby approves subzone status at the facility of Ackerman North America LLC/dba Amann USA, located in Broomfield, Colorado (Subzone 123H), as described in the application and Federal Register notice, subject to the FTZ Act and the Board’s regulations, including Section 400.13. Dated: February 7, 2018. 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, Alternate Chairman, Foreign-Trade Zones Board. [FR Doc. 2018–02907 Filed 2–12–18; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zones Board BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE [Order No. 2045] Foreign-Trade Zones Board Approval of Subzone Status; Ackerman North America LLC/dba Amann USA; Broomfield, Colorado [B–65–2017] Pursuant to its authority under the ForeignTrade Zones Act of June 18, 1934, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a–81u), the ForeignTrade Zones Board (the Board) adopts the following Order: Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 92—Harrison County, Mississippi; Authorization of Production Activity; Vision Technologies Marine, Inc.; (OceanGoing Vessels); Pascagoula, Mississippi Whereas, the Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Act provides for ‘‘. . . the establishment . . . of foreign-trade zones in ports of entry of the United States, to expedite and encourage foreign commerce, and for other purposes,’’ and authorizes the ForeignTrade Zones Board to grant to qualified corporations the privilege of establishing foreign-trade zones in or adjacent to U.S. Customs and Border Protection ports of entry; Whereas, the Board’s regulations (15 CFR part 400) provide for the establishment of subzones for specific uses; On October 10, 2017, the Mississippi Coast Foreign-Trade Zone, Inc., grantee of FTZ 92, submitted a notification of proposed production activity to the FTZ Board on behalf of Vision Technologies Marine, Inc., within Site 6, in Pascagoula, Mississippi. 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 49177, October 24, 2017). On February 7, 2018, the applicant was notified of the FTZ Board’s decision that no further review of the activity is warranted at this time. PO 00000 Frm 00003 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\13FEN1.SGM 13FEN1 6162 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 30 / Tuesday, February 13, 2018 / Notices The production activity described in the notification was authorized, subject to the FTZ Act and the FTZ Board’s regulations, including Section 400.14, subject to a restriction requiring that curtains be admitted to the zone in privileged foreign status (19 CFR 146.41) or domestic status (19 CFR 146.43), and further subject to the following conditions: (1) Any foreign steel mill products admitted to the zone for the Vision Technologies Marine, Inc., activity, including plate, angles, shapes, channels, rolled steel stock, bars, pipes and tubes, not incorporated into merchandise otherwise classified, and which is used in manufacturing, shall be subject to full customs duties in accordance with applicable law, unless the Executive Secretary determines that the same item is not then being produced by a domestic steel mill. (2) Vision Technologies Marine, Inc., shall meet its obligation under 15 CFR 400.13(b) by annually advising the FTZ Board’s Executive Secretary as to significant new contracts with appropriate information concerning foreign purchases otherwise dutiable, so that the FTZ Board may consider whether any foreign dutiable items are being imported for manufacturing in the zone primarily because of FTZ procedures and whether the FTZ Board should consider requiring customs duties to be paid on such items. [FR Doc. 2018–02910 Filed 2–12–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–533–824] Polyethylene Terephthalate Film, Sheet, and Strip From India: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2015–2016 sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES 23:12 Feb 12, 2018 Jkt 244001 Background On August 7, 2017, the Department of Commerce (Commerce) published the Preliminary Results.1 For a history of events that have occurred since the Preliminary Results, see the Issues and Decision Memorandum.2 The Issues and Decision Memorandum is a public document and 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, Room B8024 of the main Department of Commerce building. In addition, a complete version of the Issues and Decision Memorandum can be accessed directly on the internet at http:// trade.gov/login.aspx. The signed Issues and Decision Memorandum and the electronic versions of the Issues and Decision Memorandum are identical in content. Commerce exercised its discretion to toll deadlines affected by the closure of the Federal Government from January 20 to January 22, 2018. If the new deadline falls on a non-business day, in accordance with Commerce’s practice, the deadline will become the next business day. The deadline for the final results of this administrative review is now February 6, 2018.3 Changes Since the Preliminary Results Based on a review of the record and comments received from interested parties regarding our Preliminary Results, we made changes to SRF’s and Jindal’s calculations.4 SRF’s margin is unchanged at zero percent, while the margin for Jindal is now 1.57 percent. Disclosure We intend to disclose the calculations performed to parties in this proceeding 1 See Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) determines that Jindal Poly Films Limited made sales of subject merchandise at less than normal value, but that SRF Limited did not. The period of review (POR) is July 1, 2015, through June 30, 2016. Applicable Date: February 13, 2018. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jacqueline Arrowsmith, AD/CVD Operations, Office VII, Enforcement and VerDate Sep<11>2014 metallized films and other finished films that have had at least one of their surfaces modified by the application of a performance-enhancing resinous or inorganic layer of more than 0.00001 inches thick. Imports of PET Film are currently classifiable in the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) under item number 3920.62.00.90. HTSUS subheadings are provided for convenience and customs purposes. The written description of the scope of the AD order is dispositive. Scope of the Order The products covered by the AD order are all gauges of raw, pretreated, or primed polyethylene terephthalate film, sheet, and strip (PET Film), whether extruded or coextruded. Excluded are Dated: February 7, 2018. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. AGENCY: Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–5255. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Polyethylene Terephthalate Film, Sheet, and Strip from India: Preliminary Results and Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2015–2016, 82 FR 36735 (August 7, 2017) (Preliminary Results). 2 See Department Memorandum, ‘‘Issues and Decision Memorandum for the Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: Polyethylene Terephthalate Film from India; 2015– 2016 Administrative Review’’ (Issues and Decision Memorandum), dated concurrently with, and hereby adopted by, this notice. 3 See Memorandum for The Record from Christian Marsh, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance, performing the nonexclusive functions and duties of the Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance, ‘‘Deadlines Affected by the Shutdown of the Federal Government’’ (Tolling Memorandum), dated January 23, 2018. All deadlines in this segment of the proceeding have been extended by 3 days. PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Analysis of Comments Received All issues raised in the case brief and rebuttal briefs are addressed in the Issues and Decision Memorandum, which is attached to this notice as an Appendix. Final Results of Review As a result of our review, we determine the following weightedaverage dumping margins exist for the period July 1, 2015, through June 30, 2016. Producer or exporter Jindal Poly Films Limited of India 5 ................................ SRF Limited .......................... Weightedaverage dumping margin (percent) 1.57 0.00 4 See Memoranda to Thomas Gilgunn, Program Manager ‘‘Analysis Memorandum for the Final Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review of Polyethylene Terephthalate Film, Sheet, and Strip from India: Jindal Poly Films Limited, and ‘‘Analysis Memorandum for the Final Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review of Polyethylene Terephthalate Film, Sheet, and Strip from India: SRF Limited,’’ both dated concurrently with these final results. 5 The Initiation Notice also lists the company as Jindal Poly Films Ltd. (India). See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 81 FR 62720 (September 12, 2016) (Initiation Notice). As noted in the Preliminary Decision Memoranda, dated concurrently with the Federal Register notice, the Department has determined that Jindal Poly Films Limited of India is the same company as Jindal Poly Films Ltd. (India). See Polyethylene Terephthalate Film, Sheet, and Strip from India: Preliminary Results and Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2015–2016 82 FR 36735 (August 7, 2017). E:\FR\FM\13FEN1.SGM 13FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 30 (Tuesday, February 13, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 6161-6162]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-02910]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

[B-65-2017]


Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 92--Harrison County, Mississippi; 
Authorization of Production Activity; Vision Technologies Marine, Inc.; 
(Ocean-Going Vessels); Pascagoula, Mississippi

    On October 10, 2017, the Mississippi Coast Foreign-Trade Zone, 
Inc., grantee of FTZ 92, submitted a notification of proposed 
production activity to the FTZ Board on behalf of Vision Technologies 
Marine, Inc., within Site 6, in Pascagoula, Mississippi.
    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 49177, October 24, 2017). On 
February 7, 2018, the applicant was notified of the FTZ Board's 
decision that no further review of the activity is warranted at this 
time.

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The production activity described in the notification was authorized, 
subject to the FTZ Act and the FTZ Board's regulations, including 
Section 400.14, subject to a restriction requiring that curtains be 
admitted to the zone in privileged foreign status (19 CFR 146.41) or 
domestic status (19 CFR 146.43), and further subject to the following 
conditions:
    (1) Any foreign steel mill products admitted to the zone for the 
Vision Technologies Marine, Inc., activity, including plate, angles, 
shapes, channels, rolled steel stock, bars, pipes and tubes, not 
incorporated into merchandise otherwise classified, and which is used 
in manufacturing, shall be subject to full customs duties in accordance 
with applicable law, unless the Executive Secretary determines that the 
same item is not then being produced by a domestic steel mill.
    (2) Vision Technologies Marine, Inc., shall meet its obligation 
under 15 CFR 400.13(b) by annually advising the FTZ Board's Executive 
Secretary as to significant new contracts with appropriate information 
concerning foreign purchases otherwise dutiable, so that the FTZ Board 
may consider whether any foreign dutiable items are being imported for 
manufacturing in the zone primarily because of FTZ procedures and 
whether the FTZ Board should consider requiring customs duties to be 
paid on such items.

    Dated: February 7, 2018.
Andrew McGilvray,
Executive Secretary.
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