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Download as PDF 49362 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 190 / Monday, October 1, 2018 / Notices on Final Results 13–14. The Court severed and stayed that claim from Consol. Ct. No. 15–00296,7 pending the disposition of the challenge in Baoding Mantong. In light of the final judgment issued in Baoding Mantong, the Court granted Commerce’s motion for a voluntary remand to reevaluate its application of the China-wide entity rate to Evonik in Final Results 13–14. In the Final Results of Redetermination, Commerce selected as the China-wide rate for the 2013/2014 review the China-wide rate stemming from the underlying less-than-fair-value investigation.8 This rate, set at 155.89 percent, had been in effect prior to the China-wide rate being set at 453.79 percent in Final Results 12–13. On September 7, 2018, the Court sustained the Final Results of Redetermination.9 Timken Notice amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES In its decision in Timken,10 as clarified by Diamond Sawblades,11 the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit held that, pursuant to section 516A(e) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), Commerce must publish a notice of a court decision that is not ‘‘in harmony’’ with a Commerce determination and must suspend liquidation of entries pending a ‘‘conclusive’’ court decision. The CIT’s September 7, 2018, final judgment sustaining the Final Results of Redetermination constitutes a final decision of the Court that is not in harmony with Final Results 13–14. This notice is published in fulfillment of the Timken publication requirements. Accordingly, Commerce will continue the suspension of liquidation of the subject merchandise pending a final and conclusive court decision. period March 1, 2013, through February 28, 2014, is as follows: Producer or exporter Weightedaverage dumping margin (percent) China-wide Entity .................. 155.89 In the event the Court’s ruling is not appealed or, if appealed, upheld by a final and conclusive court decision, Commerce will instruct the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assess antidumping duties on unliquidated entries of subject merchandise with respect to Evonik. Cash Deposit Requirements As the China-wide entity’s cash deposit rate has not been subject to subsequent administrative reviews, Commerce will issue revised cash deposit instructions to CBP adjusting the rate for the China-wide entity to 155.89 percent, effective September 17, 2018. Notification to Interested Parties This notice is issued and published in accordance with sections 516A(e)(1), 751(a)(1), and 777(i)(1) of the Act. Dated: September 25, 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. [FR Doc. 2018–21246 Filed 9–28–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Amended Final Results of Review International Trade Administration Because there is now a final court decision, Commerce is amending Final Results 13–14 with respect to the Chinawide rate previously assigned to the exporter. Based on the Final Results of Redetermination, as sustained by the CIT, the revised China-wide rate, for the Membership of the International Trade Administration Performance Review Board 7 See Consol. Ct. No. 15–296 ECF Docket No. 70, and Ct. No. 17–132, ECF Docket No. 1. 8 See ‘‘Final Results of Redetermination Pursuant to Court Remand,’’ dated June 5, 2018 (Final Results of Redetermination). See also ‘‘Antidumping Duty Order: Glycine from the People’s Republic of China,’’ 60 FR 16,116, (March 29, 1995). 9 See Pharm-Rx Chemical Corporation v. United States, Court No. 17–00268, Slip Op. 18–113 (CIT September 7, 2018). 10 See Timken Co. v. United States, 893 F.2d 337 (Fed. Cir. 1990) (Timken). 11 See Diamond Sawblades Mfrs. Coalition v. United States, 626 F.3d 1374 (Fed. Cir. 2010) (Diamond Sawblades). VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:50 Sep 28, 2018 Jkt 247001 International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of membership on the International Trade Administration’s Performance Review Board. AGENCY: The International Trade Administration (ITA), Department of Commerce (DOC), announces the appointment of those individuals who have been selected to serve as members of ITA’s Performance Review Board. The Performance Review Board is responsible for (1) reviewing performance appraisals and ratings of Senior Executive Service (SES) members and (2) making recommendations to the SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00010 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 appointing authority on other performance management issues, such as pay adjustments, bonuses and Presidential Rank Awards for SES. The appointment of these members to the Performance Review Board will be for a period of twenty-four (24) months. DATES: The period of appointment for those individuals selected for ITA’s Performance Review Board begins on October 1, 2018. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joan Nagielski, U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Human Resources Management, Department of Commerce Human Resources Operations Center, Office of Employment and Compensation, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW, Room 50013, Washington, DC 20230, at (202) 482–6342. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 4314(c)(4), the International Trade Administration (ITA), Department of Commerce (DOC), announces the appointment of those individuals who have been selected to serve as members of the ITA Performance Review Board. The Performance Review Board is responsible for (1) reviewing performance appraisals and ratings of Senior Executive Service (SES) members and (2) making recommendations to the appointing authority on other Performance management issues, such as pay adjustments, bonuses and Presidential Rank Awards for SES. The Appointment of these members to the Performance Review Board will be for a period of twenty-four (24) months. The name, position title, and type of appointment of each member of the Performance Review Board are set forth below: 1. Andre Mendes, Chief Information Officer, Career SES 2. Diane Farrell, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Asia, Career SES 3. James Sullivan, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Services, Noncareer SES 4. Carole Showers, Executive Director for Antidumping & Policy Negotiation, Career SES 5. Veronica LeGrande, HR Director, Enterprise Services, Career SES 6. Anne Driscoll, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Industry and Analysis, Career SES 7. Timothy Rosado, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer, Career SES 8. Praveen Dixit, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Trade Policy and Analysis, Career SES 9. Christian Marsh, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance, Career SES 10. Stephen Renna, Director, Advocacy Center, Noncareer SES 11. John Cooney, Chief of Staff, Noncareer SES 12. Kurt Bersani, Chief Financial Officer, E:\FR\FM\01OCN1.SGM 01OCN1 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 190 / Monday, October 1, 2018 / Notices Enterprise Services, Career SES DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Dated: September 26, 2018. Joan M. Nagielski, Human Resources Specialist, Office of Employment and Compensation, Department of Commerce Human Resources Operations Center, Office of Human Resources Management, Office of the Secretary, Department of Commerce. [FR Doc. 2018–21268 Filed 9–28–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P International Trade Administration Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Advance Notification of Sunset Review Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. AGENCY: Background Every five years, pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), the Department of Commerce (Commerce) and the International Trade Commission automatically initiate and conduct 49363 reviews 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. Upcoming Sunset Reviews for November 2018 Pursuant to section 751(c) of the Act, the following Sunset Review are scheduled for initiation in November 2018 and will appear in that month’s Notice of Initiation of Five-Year Sunset Reviews (Sunset Review). Department contact Antidumping duty proceedings Circular Welded Carbon Quality Steel Pipe from China (A–570–910) (2nd Review) ............................. Low Enriched Uranium from France (A–427–818) (3rd Review) ............................................................ Matthew Renkey, (202) 482–2312. Jacqueline Arrowsmith, (202) 482–5255. Countervailing duty proceedings Circular Welded Carbon Quality Steel Pipe from China (C–570–911) (2nd Review) ............................. Joshua Poole, (202) 482–1293. amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES Suspended Investigations No Sunset Review of suspended investigations is scheduled for initiation in November 2018. Commerce’s procedures for the conduct of Sunset Review are set forth in 19 CFR 351.218. The Notice of Initiation of Five-Year (Sunset) Review provides further information regarding what is required of all parties to participate in Sunset Review. Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.103(c), Commerce 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 Commerce in writing within 10 days of the publication of the Notice of Initiation. Please note that if Commerce 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 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. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:50 Sep 28, 2018 Jkt 247001 Dated: September 25, 2018. James Maeder, Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations performing the duties of Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations. [FR Doc. 2018–21294 Filed 9–28–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration Commerce is amending the final results with respect to the dumping margin assigned to the China-wide entity. DATES: Applicable September 17, 2018. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Edythe Artman or Brian Davis, 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) 482–3931 or (202) 482–7924, respectively. [A–570–836] SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Glycine From the People’s Republic of China: Notice of Court Decision Not in Harmony With Final Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Notice of Amended Final Results; 2015–2016 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: On September 7, 2018, the Court of International Trade (CIT or Court) sustained the final results of remand redetermination pertaining to the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on glycine from the People’s Republic of China (China), covering the period of March 1, 2015, through February 29, 2016. The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is notifying the public that the final judgment in this case is not in harmony with Commerce’s final results of the administrative review and that AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Background In the underlying 2015/2016 administrative review, Commerce selected Jizhou City Huayang Chemical Co., Ltd. (Huayang Chemical) as a mandatory respondent and issued an antidumping duty questionnaire to the company. Huayang Chemical did not respond to the questionnaire and, as a result, Commerce found it ineligible for a separate rate and that it would remain part of the China-wide entity, for which no review was requested.1 At that time, the rate for the China-wide entity was 453.79 percent, as established in Final 1 See Glycine from the People’s Republic of China: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Rescission of Administrative Review, In Part; 2015–2016; 82 FR 47,474 (October 12, 2017) (Final Results 15–16) and accompanying issues and decision memorandum at Comment 3. E:\FR\FM\01OCN1.SGM 01OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 190 (Monday, October 1, 2018)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


Membership of the International Trade Administration Performance 
Review Board

AGENCY: International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of membership on the International Trade 
Administration's Performance Review Board.

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SUMMARY: The International Trade Administration (ITA), Department of 
Commerce (DOC), announces the appointment of those individuals who have 
been selected to serve as members of ITA's Performance Review Board. 
The Performance Review Board is responsible for (1) reviewing 
performance appraisals and ratings of Senior Executive Service (SES) 
members and (2) making recommendations to the appointing authority on 
other performance management issues, such as pay adjustments, bonuses 
and Presidential Rank Awards for SES. The appointment of these members 
to the Performance Review Board will be for a period of twenty-four 
(24) months.

DATES: The period of appointment for those individuals selected for 
ITA's Performance Review Board begins on October 1, 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joan Nagielski, U.S. Department of 
Commerce, Office of Human Resources Management, Department of Commerce 
Human Resources Operations Center, Office of Employment and 
Compensation, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW, Room 50013, Washington, 
DC 20230, at (202) 482-6342.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 4314(c)(4), the 
International Trade Administration (ITA), Department of Commerce (DOC), 
announces the appointment of those individuals who have been selected 
to serve as members of the ITA Performance Review Board. The 
Performance Review Board is responsible for (1) reviewing performance 
appraisals and ratings of Senior Executive Service (SES) members and 
(2) making recommendations to the appointing authority on other 
Performance management issues, such as pay adjustments, bonuses and 
Presidential Rank Awards for SES. The Appointment of these members to 
the Performance Review Board will be for a period of twenty-four (24) 
months.
    The name, position title, and type of appointment of each member of 
the Performance Review Board are set forth below:

1. Andre Mendes, Chief Information Officer, Career SES
2. Diane Farrell, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Asia, Career SES
3. James Sullivan, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Services, 
Noncareer SES
4. Carole Showers, Executive Director for Antidumping & Policy 
Negotiation, Career SES
5. Veronica LeGrande, HR Director, Enterprise Services, Career SES
6. Anne Driscoll, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Industry and 
Analysis, Career SES
7. Timothy Rosado, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer, 
Career SES
8. Praveen Dixit, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Trade Policy and 
Analysis, Career SES
9. Christian Marsh, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and 
Compliance, Career SES
10. Stephen Renna, Director, Advocacy Center, Noncareer SES
11. John Cooney, Chief of Staff, Noncareer SES
12. Kurt Bersani, Chief Financial Officer,

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Enterprise Services, Career SES

    Dated: September 26, 2018.
Joan M. Nagielski,
Human Resources Specialist, Office of Employment and Compensation, 
Department of Commerce Human Resources Operations Center, Office of 
Human Resources Management, Office of the Secretary, Department of 
Commerce.
[FR Doc. 2018-21268 Filed 9-28-18; 8:45 am]
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