Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 68-El Paso, Texas; Notification of Proposed Production Activity; The Woodbridge Group (Flame Laminated Textiles) El Paso, Texas, 3758-3759 [2019-02179]

Download as PDF 3758 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 30 / Wednesday, February 13, 2019 / Notices TAACs are responsible for preparing the petition for certification on the firm’s behalf. Although there is no form associated with adjustment proposals, they must meet the requirements for adjustment proposals set out in EDA’s regulation at 13 CFR 315.16. Both petitions for certification on Form ED– 840P and adjustment proposals may be submitted via email to taac@eda.gov or in hard copy to EDA at Trade Adjustment Assistance for Firms, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Room 71030, Washington DC 20230. khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES III. Data OMB Control Number: 0610–0091. Form Number(s): ED–840P. Type of Review: Revision/Extension of a current information collection. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 300 (150 petitions for certification and 150 adjustment proposals). 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[FR Doc. 2019–02132 Filed 2–12–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–WH–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zones Board [B–03–2019] Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 68—El Paso, Texas; Notification of Proposed Production Activity; The Woodbridge Group (Flame Laminated Textiles) El Paso, Texas The City of El Paso, grantee of FTZ 68, submitted a notification of proposed production activity to the FTZ Board on behalf of The Woodbridge Group (Woodbridge), located in El Paso, Texas. The notification conforming to the requirements of the regulations of the FTZ Board (15 CFR 400.22) was received on February 6, 2019. The applicant indicates that it will be submitting a separate application for FTZ designation at the Woodbridge facility under FTZ 68. The facility is used to produce laminates by bonding foam/fabric or foam/film and passing the foam over an open flame. 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 Woodbridge from customs duty payments on the foreign-status components used in export production. On its domestic sales, for the foreignstatus materials/components noted below, Woodbridge would be able to choose the duty rates during customs entry procedures that apply to: Synthetic textile fabrics laminated with polyurethane foam and woven scrim; vinyl goods laminated with polyurethane foam and knit or woven scrim backing; vinyl goods laminated PO 00000 Frm 00012 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 with polyurethane foam; synthetic textile and cotton mix fabrics laminated with polyurethane foam; and, polyurethane foam laminated with woven scrim (duty rate ranges from 2.7% to 6.5%). Woodbridge 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: Vinyl coated fabric with polyvinyl chloride; woven polyester fabric yarn dyed and coated with polyurethane; synthetic leather rolls; vinyl leather imitation; artificial leather cloth; sheets of plastics—cellular—polyvinyl chloride fabric of man-made fibers; sheets of plastics—non-cellular—polyvinyl chloride; sheets of plastics—cellular— 100% plastic; rolls of cotton fabric coated with polyvinyl chlorides; fabric of man-made fibers coated with over 70% plastic; fabric of man-made fibers coated with under 70% plastic; sheets of plastics—cellular—polyvinyl chloride— over 70% plastic combined with 65/35 poly cotton fabrics; sheets of plastics— cellular—of other plastics; woven synthetic fabric rolls 100% for automotive industry; polyvinyl chloride leather; 100% polyester knit fabrics; 9803X polyester nonwoven backing; polyester nonwoven scrim; and, knitted polyester fabric 100% (circular knit) (duty rate ranges from duty-free to 14.9%). The request indicates that the following components/materials will be admitted to the zone in privileged foreign status (19 CFR 146.41), thereby precluding inverted tariff benefits on such items: Vinyl coated fabric with polyvinyl chloride; woven polyester fabric yarn dyed and coated with polyurethane; synthetic leather rolls; vinyl leather imitation; artificial leather cloth; sheets of plastics—cellular— polyvinyl chloride fabric of man-made fibers; sheets of plastics—non-cellular— polyvinyl chloride; sheets of plastics— cellular—100% plastic; rolls of cotton fabric coated with polyvinyl chlorides; fabric of man-made fibers coated with over 70% plastic; fabric of man-made fibers coated with under 70% plastic; sheets of plastics—cellular—polyvinyl chloride—over 70% plastic combined with 65/35 poly cotton fabrics; sheets of plastics—cellular—of other plastics; woven synthetic fabric rolls 100% for automotive industry; polyvinyl chloride leather; 100% polyester knit fabrics; and, knitted polyester fabric 100% (circular knit). The request also indicates that certain materials/ components are subject to special duties E:\FR\FM\13FEN1.SGM 13FEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 30 / Wednesday, February 13, 2019 / Notices under Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974 (Section 301), depending on the country of origin. The applicable Section 301 decisions require subject merchandise to be admitted to FTZs in privileged foreign status. 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 25, 2019. 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 Christopher Wedderburn at Chris.Wedderburn@trade.gov or (202) 482–1963. Dated: February 7, 2019. 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. 2019–02176 Filed 2–12–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Dated: February 7, 2019. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [FR Doc. 2019–02179 Filed 2–12–19; 8:45 am] RIN 0648–XG803 BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. AGENCY: International Trade Administration [C–570–046] 1-Hydroxyethylidene-1,1-Diphoshonic Acid From the People’s Republic of China: Notice of Correction to the Rescission of 2016–2017 Countervailing Duty Administrative Review Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Annathea Cook, AD/CVD Operations, Office V, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone 202.482.0250. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: Correction khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES inadvertently identified the incorrect period of review (POR) associated with the CVD administrative review on HEDP from China (i.e., incorrect POR November 14, 2016, through April 30, 2018). The correct POR associated with the CVD order on HEDP from China is September 8, 2016, through December 31, 2017. This notice serves as a correction notice. This correction is published in accordance with sections 751 and 777(i) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended. On February 1, 2019, the Department of Commerce (Commerce) published the rescission of 2016–2018 countervailing duty (CVD) administrative review of 1Hydroxyethylidene-1,1-Diphoshonic Acid (HEDP) from the People’s Republic of China (China).1 The Rescission 1 See 1-Hydroxyethylidene-1,1-Diphoshonic Acid from the People’s Republic of China: Rescission of VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:22 Feb 12, 2019 Jkt 247001 ACTION: Notice of a public meeting. The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold a four-day meeting to consider actions affecting the Gulf of Mexico fisheries in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ). SUMMARY: The meeting will convene on Monday, April 1 through Thursday, April 4, 2019. DATES: The meeting will take place at the Imperial Palace (IP) Casino & Resort Hotel, located at 850 Bayview Avenue, Biloxi, MS 39530; telephone: (228) 436–3000. 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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

[B-03-2019]


Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 68--El Paso, Texas; Notification of 
Proposed Production Activity; The Woodbridge Group (Flame Laminated 
Textiles) El Paso, Texas

    The City of El Paso, grantee of FTZ 68, submitted a notification of 
proposed production activity to the FTZ Board on behalf of The 
Woodbridge Group (Woodbridge), located in El Paso, Texas. The 
notification conforming to the requirements of the regulations of the 
FTZ Board (15 CFR 400.22) was received on February 6, 2019.
    The applicant indicates that it will be submitting a separate 
application for FTZ designation at the Woodbridge facility under FTZ 
68. The facility is used to produce laminates by bonding foam/fabric or 
foam/film and passing the foam over an open flame. 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 Woodbridge 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, Woodbridge would be able to choose the duty 
rates during customs entry procedures that apply to: Synthetic textile 
fabrics laminated with polyurethane foam and woven scrim; vinyl goods 
laminated with polyurethane foam and knit or woven scrim backing; vinyl 
goods laminated with polyurethane foam; synthetic textile and cotton 
mix fabrics laminated with polyurethane foam; and, polyurethane foam 
laminated with woven scrim (duty rate ranges from 2.7% to 6.5%). 
Woodbridge 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: Vinyl 
coated fabric with polyvinyl chloride; woven polyester fabric yarn dyed 
and coated with polyurethane; synthetic leather rolls; vinyl leather 
imitation; artificial leather cloth; sheets of plastics--cellular--
polyvinyl chloride fabric of man-made fibers; sheets of plastics--non-
cellular--polyvinyl chloride; sheets of plastics--cellular--100% 
plastic; rolls of cotton fabric coated with polyvinyl chlorides; fabric 
of man-made fibers coated with over 70% plastic; fabric of man-made 
fibers coated with under 70% plastic; sheets of plastics--cellular--
polyvinyl chloride--over 70% plastic combined with 65/35 poly cotton 
fabrics; sheets of plastics--cellular--of other plastics; woven 
synthetic fabric rolls 100% for automotive industry; polyvinyl chloride 
leather; 100% polyester knit fabrics; 9803X polyester nonwoven backing; 
polyester nonwoven scrim; and, knitted polyester fabric 100% (circular 
knit) (duty rate ranges from duty-free to 14.9%). The request indicates 
that the following components/materials will be admitted to the zone in 
privileged foreign status (19 CFR 146.41), thereby precluding inverted 
tariff benefits on such items: Vinyl coated fabric with polyvinyl 
chloride; woven polyester fabric yarn dyed and coated with 
polyurethane; synthetic leather rolls; vinyl leather imitation; 
artificial leather cloth; sheets of plastics--cellular--polyvinyl 
chloride fabric of man-made fibers; sheets of plastics--non-cellular--
polyvinyl chloride; sheets of plastics--cellular--100% plastic; rolls 
of cotton fabric coated with polyvinyl chlorides; fabric of man-made 
fibers coated with over 70% plastic; fabric of man-made fibers coated 
with under 70% plastic; sheets of plastics--cellular--polyvinyl 
chloride--over 70% plastic combined with 65/35 poly cotton fabrics; 
sheets of plastics--cellular--of other plastics; woven synthetic fabric 
rolls 100% for automotive industry; polyvinyl chloride leather; 100% 
polyester knit fabrics; and, knitted polyester fabric 100% (circular 
knit). The request also indicates that certain materials/components are 
subject to special duties

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under Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974 (Section 301), depending on 
the country of origin. The applicable Section 301 decisions require 
subject merchandise to be admitted to FTZs in privileged foreign 
status.
    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 25, 2019.
    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 Christopher Wedderburn at 
Chris.Wedderburn@trade.gov or (202) 482-1963.

    Dated: February 7, 2019.
Andrew McGilvray,
Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2019-02179 Filed 2-12-19; 8:45 am]
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