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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 164 / Friday, August 23, 2019 / Notices jbell on DSK3GLQ082PROD with NOTICES (‘‘Commerce’’) that countervailable subsidies are being provided to producers and exporters of glycine from China and India 3 and that imports of glycine from India and Japan,4 were being sold at less than fair value (‘‘LTFV’’) in the United States. Notice of the scheduling of the final phase of the Commission’s investigations and of a public hearing to be held in connection therewith was given by posting copies of the notice in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, Washington, DC, and by publishing the notice in the Federal Register of February 6, 2019 (84 FR 3486). The hearing was held in Washington, DC, on April 30, 2019, and all persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to appear in person or by counsel. The Commission subsequently determined that imports of glycine from India and Japan are sold in the United States at LTFV and that imports of glycine are being subsidized by the governments of China and India.5 Commerce has issued a final affirmative determination that glycine from Thailand is being, or is likely to be, sold in the United States at LTFV.6 7 Accordingly, the Commission currently is issuing a supplemental schedule for its antidumping duty investigation on imports of glycine from Thailand. This supplemental schedule is as follows: The deadline for filing supplemental briefs is August 30, 2019. Supplemental briefs may address only the Commission’s final antidumping duty determination regarding imports of glycine from Thailand. These supplemental briefs may not exceed fifteen (15) pages in length. The supplemental staff report in the final phase of this investigation regarding subject imports from Thailand will be placed in the nonpublic record on September 5, 2019; and a public version will be issued thereafter. Parties to this investigation may file supplemental 3 Glycine From the People’s Republic of China: Final Affirmative Countervailing Duty Determination (84 FR 18489, May 1, 2019) and Countervailing Duty Investigation of Glycine From India: Affirmative Final Determination (84 FR 18482, May 1, 2019). 4 Glycine From India: Final Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value (84 FR 18487, May 1, 2019) and Glycine From Japan: Final Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value (84 FR 18484, May 1, 2019). 5 Glycine From China, India, and Japan; Determinations (84 FR 29238, June 21, 2019). 6 Glycine From Thailand: Final Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value and Final Affirmative Determination of Critical Circumstances in Part (84 FR 37998, August 5, 2019). 7 Glycine From Thailand: Final Negative Countervailing Duty Determination and Final Negative Critical Circumstances Determination (84 FR 38007, August 5, 2019). VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:40 Aug 22, 2019 Jkt 247001 final comments that contain no new factual information and may not exceed five (5) pages in length, on September 10, 2019. For further information concerning this investigation see the Commission’s notice cited above and the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, part 201, subparts A and B (19 CFR part 201), and part 207, subparts A and C (19 CFR part 207). Additional written submissions to the Commission, including requests pursuant to section 201.12 of the Commission’s rules, shall not be accepted unless good cause is shown for accepting such submissions, or unless the submission is pursuant to a specific request by a Commissioner or Commission staff. In accordance with sections 201.16(c) and 207.3 of the Commission’s rules, each document filed by a party to the investigations must be served on all other parties to the investigations (as identified by either the public or BPI service list), and a certificate of service must be timely filed. The Secretary will not accept a document for filing without a certificate of service. Authority: This investigation is being conducted under authority of title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930; this notice is published pursuant to section 207.21 of the Commission’s rules. By order of the Commission. Issued: August 19, 2019. Lisa Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2019–18144 Filed 8–22–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 332–572] Generalized System of Preferences: Possible Modifications, 2018 Review United States International Trade Commission. ACTION: Notice of amendment of scope of investigation. AGENCY: Following receipt on August 8, 2019, of a correction to the United States Trade Representative’s (USTR) request letter of June 4, 2019, the U.S. International Trade Commission (Commission) has amended the scope of its investigation No. 332–572, Generalized System of Preferences: Possible Modifications, 2018 Review, and has removed assembled flooring panels of bamboo, other than for mosaic, multilayer, having a face ply more than 6 mm in thickness from Indonesia, SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00061 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 44335 provided for in subheading 4418.73.40 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule, from the list of articles being considered for redesignation in table C of the Annex to USTR’s request letter. As a result, the Commission will not provide advice regarding this article. September 9, 2019: Transmittal of Commission report to the USTR. DATES: All Commission offices, including the Commission’s hearing rooms, are located in the United States International Trade Commission Building, 500 E Street SW, Washington, DC. All written submissions should be addressed to the Secretary, United States International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW, Washington, DC 20436. The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at https://edis.usitc.gov. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Information specific to this investigation may be obtained from Mark Brininstool, Project Leader, Office of Industries (202–708–1395 or mark.brininstool@ usitc.gov), Sharon Ford, Deputy Project Leader, Office of Industries (202–205– 3084 or sharon.ford@usitc.gov), or Marin Weaver, Technical Advisor, Office of Industries (202–205–3461 or marin.weaver@usitc.gov). For information on the legal aspects of this investigation, contact William Gearhart of the Commission’s Office of the General Counsel (202–205–3091 or william.gearhart@usitc.gov). The media should contact Margaret O’Laughlin, Office of External Relations (202–205– 1819 or margaret.olaughlin@usitc.gov). Hearing-impaired individuals may obtain information on this matter by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal at 202–205–1810. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its website (http://www.usitc.gov). Persons with mobility impairments who will need special assistance in gaining access to the Commission should contact the Office of the Secretary at 202–205–2000. Background: All dates and other information relating to this investigation remain the same as in the Commission’s notice of investigation and public hearing issued on June 7, 2019 and published in the Federal Register of June 11, 2019 (84 FR 27159). By order of the Commission. Issued: August 19, 2019. Lisa Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2019–18160 Filed 8–22–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P E:\FR\FM\23AUN1.SGM 23AUN1

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation No. 332-572]


Generalized System of Preferences: Possible Modifications, 2018 
Review

AGENCY: United States International Trade Commission.

ACTION: Notice of amendment of scope of investigation.

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SUMMARY: Following receipt on August 8, 2019, of a correction to the 
United States Trade Representative's (USTR) request letter of June 4, 
2019, the U.S. International Trade Commission (Commission) has amended 
the scope of its investigation No. 332-572, Generalized System of 
Preferences: Possible Modifications, 2018 Review, and has removed 
assembled flooring panels of bamboo, other than for mosaic, multilayer, 
having a face ply more than 6 mm in thickness from Indonesia, provided 
for in subheading 4418.73.40 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule, from 
the list of articles being considered for redesignation in table C of 
the Annex to USTR's request letter. As a result, the Commission will 
not provide advice regarding this article.

DATES: September 9, 2019: Transmittal of Commission report to the USTR.

ADDRESSES: All Commission offices, including the Commission's hearing 
rooms, are located in the United States International Trade Commission 
Building, 500 E Street SW, Washington, DC. All written submissions 
should be addressed to the Secretary, United States International Trade 
Commission, 500 E Street SW, Washington, DC 20436. The public record 
for this investigation may be viewed on the Commission's electronic 
docket (EDIS) at https://edis.usitc.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Information specific to this 
investigation may be obtained from Mark Brininstool, Project Leader, 
Office of Industries (202-708-1395 or [email protected]), 
Sharon Ford, Deputy Project Leader, Office of Industries (202-205-3084 
or [email protected]), or Marin Weaver, Technical Advisor, Office 
of Industries (202-205-3461 or [email protected]). For information 
on the legal aspects of this investigation, contact William Gearhart of 
the Commission's Office of the General Counsel (202-205-3091 or 
[email protected]). The media should contact Margaret 
O'Laughlin, Office of External Relations (202-205-1819 or 
[email protected]). Hearing-impaired individuals may obtain 
information on this matter by contacting the Commission's TDD terminal 
at 202-205-1810. General information concerning the Commission may also 
be obtained by accessing its website (http://www.usitc.gov). Persons 
with mobility impairments who will need special assistance in gaining 
access to the Commission should contact the Office of the Secretary at 
202-205-2000.
    Background: All dates and other information relating to this 
investigation remain the same as in the Commission's notice of 
investigation and public hearing issued on June 7, 2019 and published 
in the Federal Register of June 11, 2019 (84 FR 27159).

    By order of the Commission.
    Issued: August 19, 2019.
Lisa Barton,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2019-18160 Filed 8-22-19; 8:45 am]
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