Foreign-Trade Zone 158-Vicksburg, Mississippi; Application for Production Authority; MTD Consumer Group Inc.; Opening of Comment Period on Submission Containing New Evidence, 32707 [2019-14550]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 131 / Tuesday, July 9, 2019 / Notices United States at less-than-fair-value (LTFV). DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zones Board DATES: Foreign-Trade Zone 158—Vicksburg, Mississippi; Application for Production Authority; MTD Consumer Group Inc.; Opening of Comment Period on Submission Containing New Evidence The Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Board is inviting public comment on a submission containing new evidence pertaining to the application on behalf of MTD Consumer Group Inc. (MTD) requesting production authority within FTZ 158 in Verona, Mississippi. On June 28, 2019, MTD made a submission to the FTZ Board that included new evidence for the record. Public comment is invited on MTD’s submission through August 8, 2019. Rebuttal comments may be submitted through the subsequent 15-day period, until August 23, 2019. Public comment is invited from interested parties. Submissions shall be addressed to the Board’s Executive Secretary and sent to: ftz@trade.gov. A copy of MTD’s submission will be available for public inspection in the ‘‘Reading Room’’ section of the FTZ Board’s website, which is accessible via www.trade.gov/ftz. For further information, contact Elizabeth Whiteman at Elizabeth .Whiteman@trade.gov or (202) 482– 0473. Dated: July 2, 2019. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 2019–14550 Filed 7–8–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–570–090] khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES Certain Steel Wheels 12 to 16.5 Inches in Diameter From the People’s Republic of China: Final Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, and Final Affirmative Determination of Critical Circumstances Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) determines that certain steel wheels 12 to 16.5 inches in diameter (certain steel wheels) from the People’s Republic of China (China) are being, or are likely to be, sold in the AGENCY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:47 Jul 08, 2019 Jkt 247001 final determination of this investigation is July 1, 2019. Applicable July 9, 2019. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: [B–20–2018] Kyle Clahane or Charles Doss, AD/CVD Operations, Office III, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–5449 or (202) 482–4474, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background On April 22, 2019, Commerce published the Preliminary Determination of sales at LTFV of certain steel wheels from China in the Federal Register.1 A complete summary of the events that occurred since Commerce published the Preliminary Determination, as well as a full discussion of the issues raised by the parties for this final determination, may be found in 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 https://access.trade.gov, and ACCESS is available to all parties in the Central Records Unit, Room B8024 of the main Commerce building. In addition, a complete version of the Issues and Decision Memorandum can be accessed directly at http://enforcement.trade.gov/ frn/index.html. The signed and electronic versions of the Issues and Decision Memorandum are identical in content. 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, 2019.3 Accordingly, the deadline for the 1 See Certain Steel Wheels 12 to 16.5 Inches in Diameter from the People’s Republic of China: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, and Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Critical Circumstances, 84 FR 16643 (April 22, 2019) (Preliminary Determination), and accompanying Preliminary Decision Memorandum. 2 See Memorandum, ‘‘Issues and Decision Memorandum for Final Affirmative Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation of Certain Steel Wheels 12 to 16.5 Inches in Diameter from the People’s Republic of China,’’ dated concurrently with, and hereby adopted by, this notice (Issues and Decision Memorandum). 3 See Memorandum to the Record from Gary Taverman, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations, performing the non-exclusive functions and duties PO 00000 Frm 00009 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 32707 Period of Investigation The period of investigation is January 1, 2018 through June 30, 2018. Scope of the Investigation The products covered by this investigation are certain steel wheels 12 to 16.5 inches in diameter from China. For a complete description of the scope of this investigation, see Appendix I of this notice. Scope Comments During the course of this investigation and the concurrent countervailing duty (CVD) investigation of certain steel wheels from China, Commerce received scope comments from interested parties. Commerce issued a Preliminary Scope Decision Memorandum to address these comments and set aside a period of time for parties to address scope issues in scope case and rebuttal briefs.4 Commerce has reviewed the briefs submitted by interested parties, considered the arguments therein. For a summary of the scope comments and rebuttal responses submitted to the record for this final determination, along with the accompanying discussion and analysis of all comments timely received, see the Final Scope Decision Memorandum.5 As a result, we have made changes to the scope of the investigations, including additional clarifying language. Final Affirmative Determination of Critical Circumstances In the Preliminary Determination, Commerce preliminarily determined, pursuant to section 733(e) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), and 19 CFR 351.206, that critical circumstances exist with respect to imports of certain steel wheels from Changzhou Chungang Machinery Co., Ltd. (Chungang Machinery), a nonindividually examined company receiving a separate rate, and the Chinawide entity. For this final determination, we continue to find that critical circumstances exist for Chungang Machinery and the Chinaof 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. 4 See Memorandum, ‘‘Certain Steel Wheels 12 to 16.5 Inches in Diameter from the People’s Republic of China: Preliminary Scope Decision Memorandum,’’ dated April 15, 2019. 5 See Memorandum, ‘‘Certain Steel Wheels 12 to 16.5 Inches in Diameter from the People’s Republic of China: Final Scope Comments Decision Memorandum,’’ dated July 1, 2019 (Final Scope Decision Memorandum). E:\FR\FM\09JYN1.SGM 09JYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

[B-20-2018]


Foreign-Trade Zone 158--Vicksburg, Mississippi; Application for 
Production Authority; MTD Consumer Group Inc.; Opening of Comment 
Period on Submission Containing New Evidence

    The Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Board is inviting public comment on a 
submission containing new evidence pertaining to the application on 
behalf of MTD Consumer Group Inc. (MTD) requesting production authority 
within FTZ 158 in Verona, Mississippi.
    On June 28, 2019, MTD made a submission to the FTZ Board that 
included new evidence for the record. Public comment is invited on 
MTD's submission through August 8, 2019. Rebuttal comments may be 
submitted through the subsequent 15-day period, until August 23, 2019.
    Public comment is invited from interested parties. Submissions 
shall be addressed to the Board's Executive Secretary and sent to: 
[email protected]. A copy of MTD's submission will be available for public 
inspection in the ``Reading Room'' section of the FTZ Board's website, 
which is accessible via www.trade.gov/ftz.
    For further information, contact Elizabeth Whiteman at Elizabeth 
.[email protected] or (202) 482-0473.

    Dated: July 2, 2019.
Andrew McGilvray,
Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2019-14550 Filed 7-8-19; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 3510-DS-P