Request for Applicants for the Appointment to the United States-India CEO Forum, 30693-30694 [2019-13737]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 124 / Thursday, June 27, 2019 / Notices • Executive Director’s Report • Public Comment (final 15 minutes of the meeting) Members of the public can provide comments either in-person or over the telephone during the final 15 minutes of the Board meeting on Wednesday, July 10, 2019. Any individual interested in providing comment is asked to preregister by sending an email to bunales@ access-board.gov with the subject line ‘‘Access Board meeting—Public Comment’’ with your name, organization, state, and topic of comment included in the body of your email. All emails to register for public comment must be received by Wednesday, July 3. Commenters will be provided with a call-in number and passcode before the meeting. Commenters will be called on in the order by which they are pre-registered. Due to time constraints, each commenter is limited to two minutes. Commenters on the telephone will be in a listen-only capacity until they are called on. 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ACTION: Notice. jspears on DSK30JT082PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: This notice announces membership opportunities for the appointment of two additional U.S. representatives to the existing U.S. SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 20:15 Jun 26, 2019 Jkt 247001 Section of the U.S.-India CEO Forum. The U.S. Department of Commerce is seeking applicants from the aerospace/ defense and healthcare sectors. On April 20, 2018, the Department of Commerce published through a Federal Register Notice a ‘‘Request for Applicants for the Appointment to the United States-India CEO Forum’’ (FR Doc. 2018–07236), which announced membership opportunities for the appointment of up to 20 representatives to the U.S. Section of the Forum, and the Secretary of Commerce subsequently appointed 19 members to the U.S. Section for a twoyear term beginning on October 11, 2018. With an additional two appointments, the U.S. Section will have up to 21 members. The newly recruited members will serve for the remainder of the original two-year term. DATES: Applications should be received by no later than August 2, 2019. ADDRESSES: Please send requests for consideration to Noor Sclafani at the Office of South Asia, U.S. Department of Commerce, either by email at noor.sclafani@trade.gov or by mail to U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Room 2037, Washington, DC 20230. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT: Noor Sclafani, International Trade Specialist, Office of South Asia, U.S. Department of Commerce, telephone: (202) 482–1421. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Established in 2005, the U.S.-India CEO Forum brings together leaders of the respective business communities of the United States and India to discuss issues of mutual interest, particularly ways to strengthen the economic and commercial ties between the two countries, and to communicate their joint recommendations to the U.S. and Indian governments. The Forum has U.S. and Indian private and public sector co-chairs. The Secretary of Commerce serves as the U.S. Government chair. The Forum includes U.S. and Indian private sector members, who are divided into two sections. Upon the recruitment of two additional members, the U.S. Section will consist of up to 21 members representing the views and interests of the private sector business community in the United States. Each government appoints the members of its respective Section. The Secretary of Commerce appoints the U.S. Section and the U.S. Section’s private sector co-chair. The Forum allows private sector members to develop and provide recommendations to the two governments and their senior officials that reflect private sector views, needs, concerns, and suggestions about PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 30693 the creation of an environment in which their respective private sectors can partner, thrive, and enhance bilateral commercial ties to expand trade and economic links between the United States and India. The Forum works in tandem with, and provides input to, the government-to-government U.S.-India Commercial Dialogue. The Department of Commerce is seeking U.S. industry candidates for membership in the aerospace/defense and healthcare sectors. Each candidate must be the Chief Executive Officer or President (or have a comparable level of responsibility) of a U.S.-owned or controlled company that is incorporated in and has its main headquarters located in the United States and is currently conducting business in both countries. A candidate must be a U.S. citizen or otherwise legally authorized to work in the United States and must be able to travel to India and locations in the United States to attend Forum meetings as well as U.S. Section meetings. The candidate may not be a registered foreign agent under the Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended. Applications for membership in the U.S. Section by eligible individuals will be evaluated based on the following criteria: • A demonstrated commitment by the individual’s company to the Indian market either through exports or investment. • A demonstrated strong interest in India and its economic development. • The ability to offer a broad perspective and business experience to the discussions. • The ability to address cross-cutting issues that affect the entire business community. • The ability to initiate and be responsible for activities in which the Forum will be active. • If applicable, prior participation by the applicant in the U.S. Section of the Forum. The evaluation of applications for membership in the U.S. Section will be undertaken by a committee of staff from multiple U.S. Government agencies. The U.S. Section of the Forum includes members who represent a diversity of business sectors and geographic locations. The addition of representatives from the aerospace/ defense and healthcare sectors will increase the commercial diversity of the U.S. Section. To the extent possible, the U.S. Section should include members from small, medium, and large firms. U.S. Section members will receive no compensation for their participation in Forum-related activities. Individual members will be responsible for all E:\FR\FM\27JNN1.SGM 27JNN1 30694 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 124 / Thursday, June 27, 2019 / Notices travel and related expenses associated with their participation, including attendance at Forum and Section meetings. Only appointed members may participate in official Forum meetings; substitutes and alternates may not participate. U.S. Section members serve for two-year terms but may be reappointed. To be considered for membership in the U.S. Section, please submit the following information as instructed in the ADDRESSES and DATES captions above: Name and title of the individual requesting consideration; name and address of company’s headquarters; location of incorporation; size of the company; size of company’s export trade, investment, and nature of operations or interest in India; and a brief statement describing the candidate’s qualifications that should be considered, including information about the candidate’s ability to initiate and be responsible for activities in which the Forum will be active. Candidates that have previously been members of the U.S. Section need only provide a letter expressing their interest in re-applying and indicating any changes to the application materials previously supplied. All candidates will be notified once selections have been made. Dated: June 24, 2019. Valerie Dees, Director of the Office of South Asia. [FR Doc. 2019–13737 Filed 6–26–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–FP–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–489–826] Certain Hot-Rolled Steel Flat Products From the Republic of Turkey: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Final Determination of No Shipments; 2016– 2017 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) determines that certain hotrolled steel flat products from the Republic of Turkey (Turkey) were not sold at less than normal value during the period of review (POR), March 22, 2016 through September 30, 2017. DATES: Applicable June 27, 2019. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lingjun Wang, AD/CVD Operations, Office VII, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of jspears on DSK30JT082PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 20:15 Jun 26, 2019 Jkt 247001 Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–2316. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background On November 14, 2018, Commerce published the Preliminary Results of this review in the Federal Register.1 We invited interested parties to comment on the Preliminary Results. Between December 14 and 21, 2018, Commerce received timely filed briefs and rebuttal briefs from the petitioners 2 and Colakoglu Metalurji A.S. and Colakoglu Dis Ticaret A.S (collectively, Colakoglu).3 Commerce exercised its discretion to toll all deadlines affected by the partial federal government closure from December 22, 2018 through the resumption of operations on January 29, 2019.4 Commerce tolled all such deadlines by 40 days, and if the new deadline falls on a non-business day, in accordance with Commerce’s practice, the deadline will become the next business day. Furthermore, on both April 9, 2019, and May 22, 2019, Commerce extended the deadline for these final results.5 Accordingly, the 1 See Certain Hot-Rolled Steel Flat Products from the Republic of Turkey: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Preliminary Determination of No Shipments; 2016– 2017, 83 FR 56805 (November 14, 2018) (Preliminary Results) and accompanying Preliminary Decision Memorandum. 2 The petitioners are ArcelorMittal USA LLC, AK Steel Corporation, Nucor Corporation, California Steel Industries, Steel Dynamics, Inc., Thomas Steel Strip Corporation, and United States Steel Corporation (collectively, the petitioners). 3 See Petitioners’ Letter, ‘‘Certain Hot-Rolled Steel Flat Products from Turkey—Petitioners’ Case Brief Regarding Colakoglu,’’ dated December 14, 2018; see also Colakoglu’s Letter, ‘‘Certain Hot-Rolled Steel Flat Products from the Republic of Turkey: Colakoglu’s Case Brief,’’ dated December 14, 2018; Petitioners’ Letter, ‘‘Certain Hot-Rolled Steel Flat Products from Turkey—Petitioners’ Rebuttal Brief Regarding Colakoglu,’’ dated December 21, 2018; and Colakoglu’s Letter, ‘‘Certain Hot-Rolled Steel Flat Products from the Republic of Turkey: Colakoglu’s Rebuttal Brief,’’ dated December 21, 2018. 4 See Memorandum to the Record from Gary Taverman, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations, performing the non-exclusive duties of the Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance, ‘‘Deadlines Affected by the Partial Shutdown of the Federal Government,’’ dated January 28, 2019. All deadlines in this segment of the proceeding have been extended by 40 days. 5 See Memorandum, ‘‘Certain Hot-Rolled Steel Flat Products from the Republic of Turkey: Extension of Deadline for Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2016– 2017,’’ dated April 9, 2019; see also Memorandum, ‘‘Certain Hot-Rolled Steel Flat Products from the Republic of Turkey: Extension of Deadline for Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2016–2017,’’ dated May 22, 2019. PO 00000 Frm 00005 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 revised deadline for these final results is June 21, 2019. These final results cover 11 producers or exporters of the subject merchandise as listed in the ‘‘Final Results of the Review’’ section of this notice. Commerce conducted this review in accordance with section 751(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act). Scope of the Order 6 The merchandise covered by the order is certain hot-rolled steel flat products. For a complete description of the scope of this order, see the Issues and Decision Memorandum.7 Final Determination of No Shipments In the Preliminary Results, Commerce determined that Gazi Metal Mamulleri Sanayi Ve Ticaret A.S. (Gazi), Toscelik Profile and Sheet Ind. Co. (a.k.a. Toscelik Profil ve Sac endustrisi A.S.) and Tosyali Holding A.S. (collectively, Toscelik), and Eregli Demir ve Celik Fabrikalari T.A.S. and Iskenderun Iron and Steel Works Ltd. (a.k.a. Iskenderun Demir ve Celik A.S.) (collectively, Erdemir) had no shipments of the subject merchandise during the POR. As no party has identified any record evidence which would call into question these preliminary findings, we continue to find that Gazi, Toscelik, and Erdemir made no shipments of subject merchandise during the POR. Accordingly, consistent with our practice, we intend to instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to liquidate any existing entries of subject merchandise associated with these companies consistent with Commerce’s reseller policy.8 Analysis of the Comments Received We addressed all issues raised in the case and rebuttal briefs in the Issues and Decision Memorandum, which is hereby adopted with this notice. A list of these issues is attached in an appendix to this notice. The Issues and Decision Memorandum is a public document and is on file electronically via Enforcement 6 See Certain Hot-Rolled Steel Flat Products from Australia, Brazil, Japan, the Republic of Korea, the Netherlands, the Republic of Turkey, and the United Kingdom: Amended Final Affirmative Antidumping Determinations for Australia, the Republic of Korea, and the Republic of Turkey and Antidumping Duty Orders, 81 FR 67962 (October 3, 2016) (Order). 7 See Memorandum, ‘‘Issues and Decision Memorandum for the Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review of Certain Hot-Rolled Steel Flat Products from Republic of Turkey 2016– 2017,’’ dated concurrently with, and hereby adopted by, this notice (Issues and Decision Memorandum). 8 See Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Proceedings: Assessment of Antidumping Duties, 68 FR 23954 (May 6, 2003) (Assessment Policy). E:\FR\FM\27JNN1.SGM 27JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 124 (Thursday, June 27, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Pages 30693-30694]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-13737]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


Request for Applicants for the Appointment to the United States-
India CEO Forum

AGENCY: International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces membership opportunities for the 
appointment of two additional U.S. representatives to the existing U.S. 
Section of the U.S.-India CEO Forum. The U.S. Department of Commerce is 
seeking applicants from the aerospace/defense and healthcare sectors. 
On April 20, 2018, the Department of Commerce published through a 
Federal Register Notice a ``Request for Applicants for the Appointment 
to the United States-India CEO Forum'' (FR Doc. 2018-07236), which 
announced membership opportunities for the appointment of up to 20 
representatives to the U.S. Section of the Forum, and the Secretary of 
Commerce subsequently appointed 19 members to the U.S. Section for a 
two-year term beginning on October 11, 2018. With an additional two 
appointments, the U.S. Section will have up to 21 members. The newly 
recruited members will serve for the remainder of the original two-year 
term.

DATES: Applications should be received by no later than August 2, 2019.

ADDRESSES: Please send requests for consideration to Noor Sclafani at 
the Office of South Asia, U.S. Department of Commerce, either by email 
at [email protected] or by mail to U.S. Department of Commerce, 
1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Room 2037, Washington, DC 20230.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT: Noor Sclafani, International Trade 
Specialist, Office of South Asia, U.S. Department of Commerce, 
telephone: (202) 482-1421.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Established in 2005, the U.S.-India CEO 
Forum brings together leaders of the respective business communities of 
the United States and India to discuss issues of mutual interest, 
particularly ways to strengthen the economic and commercial ties 
between the two countries, and to communicate their joint 
recommendations to the U.S. and Indian governments.
    The Forum has U.S. and Indian private and public sector co-chairs. 
The Secretary of Commerce serves as the U.S. Government chair. The 
Forum includes U.S. and Indian private sector members, who are divided 
into two sections. Upon the recruitment of two additional members, the 
U.S. Section will consist of up to 21 members representing the views 
and interests of the private sector business community in the United 
States. Each government appoints the members of its respective Section. 
The Secretary of Commerce appoints the U.S. Section and the U.S. 
Section's private sector co-chair. The Forum allows private sector 
members to develop and provide recommendations to the two governments 
and their senior officials that reflect private sector views, needs, 
concerns, and suggestions about the creation of an environment in which 
their respective private sectors can partner, thrive, and enhance 
bilateral commercial ties to expand trade and economic links between 
the United States and India. The Forum works in tandem with, and 
provides input to, the government-to-government U.S.-India Commercial 
Dialogue.
    The Department of Commerce is seeking U.S. industry candidates for 
membership in the aerospace/defense and healthcare sectors. Each 
candidate must be the Chief Executive Officer or President (or have a 
comparable level of responsibility) of a U.S.-owned or controlled 
company that is incorporated in and has its main headquarters located 
in the United States and is currently conducting business in both 
countries. A candidate must be a U.S. citizen or otherwise legally 
authorized to work in the United States and must be able to travel to 
India and locations in the United States to attend Forum meetings as 
well as U.S. Section meetings. The candidate may not be a registered 
foreign agent under the Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as 
amended. Applications for membership in the U.S. Section by eligible 
individuals will be evaluated based on the following criteria:
     A demonstrated commitment by the individual's company to 
the Indian market either through exports or investment.
     A demonstrated strong interest in India and its economic 
development.
     The ability to offer a broad perspective and business 
experience to the discussions.
     The ability to address cross-cutting issues that affect 
the entire business community.
     The ability to initiate and be responsible for activities 
in which the Forum will be active.
     If applicable, prior participation by the applicant in the 
U.S. Section of the Forum.
    The evaluation of applications for membership in the U.S. Section 
will be undertaken by a committee of staff from multiple U.S. 
Government agencies. The U.S. Section of the Forum includes members who 
represent a diversity of business sectors and geographic locations. The 
addition of representatives from the aerospace/defense and healthcare 
sectors will increase the commercial diversity of the U.S. Section. To 
the extent possible, the U.S. Section should include members from 
small, medium, and large firms.
    U.S. Section members will receive no compensation for their 
participation in Forum-related activities. Individual members will be 
responsible for all

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travel and related expenses associated with their participation, 
including attendance at Forum and Section meetings. Only appointed 
members may participate in official Forum meetings; substitutes and 
alternates may not participate. U.S. Section members serve for two-year 
terms but may be reappointed.
    To be considered for membership in the U.S. Section, please submit 
the following information as instructed in the ADDRESSES and DATES 
captions above: Name and title of the individual requesting 
consideration; name and address of company's headquarters; location of 
incorporation; size of the company; size of company's export trade, 
investment, and nature of operations or interest in India; and a brief 
statement describing the candidate's qualifications that should be 
considered, including information about the candidate's ability to 
initiate and be responsible for activities in which the Forum will be 
active. Candidates that have previously been members of the U.S. 
Section need only provide a letter expressing their interest in re-
applying and indicating any changes to the application materials 
previously supplied. All candidates will be notified once selections 
have been made.

    Dated: June 24, 2019.
Valerie Dees,
Director of the Office of South Asia.
[FR Doc. 2019-13737 Filed 6-26-19; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 3510-FP-P