Certain Malleable Cast Iron Pipe Fittings From the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Expedited Third Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order, 58686-58687 [2019-23902]

Download as PDF 58686 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 212 / Friday, November 1, 2019 / Notices we have rescinded the review of these eight companies. For the corrected list of non-selected companies under review, see the Appendix to this notice. This correction to the Federal Register notice is issued and published in accordance with sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended. Dated: October 24, 2019. Jeffrey I. Kessler, Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance. Background Appendix Non-Selected Companies Under Review 1. Anhui Jichi Tire Co., Ltd. 2. Bridgestone (Tianjin) Tire Co., Ltd. 3. Bridgestone Corporation 4. Dynamic Tire Corp. 5. Hankook Tire China Co., Ltd. 6. Husky Tire Corp. 7. Jiangsu Hankook Tire Co., Ltd. 8. Mayrun Tyre (Hong Kong) Limited 9. Qingdao Fullrun Tyre Corp., Ltd. 10. Qingdao Sunfulcess Trye Co., Ltd. 11. Sailun Jinyu Group Co., Ltd. 12. Sailun Jinyu Group (Hong Kong) Co., Limited 13. Sailun Tire International Corp. 14. Seatex International Inc. 15. Seatex PTE. Ltd. 16. Shandong Achi Tyres Co., Ltd. 17. Shandong Anchi Tyres Co., Ltd. 18. Shandong Duratti Rubber Corporation Co., Ltd. 19. Shandong Haohua Tire Co., Ltd. 20. Shandong Hengyu Science & Technology Co., Ltd. 21. Shandong Jinyu Industrial Co., Ltd. 22. Shandong Province Sanli Tire Manufactured Co., Ltd. 23. Shandong Wanda Boto Tyre Co., Ltd. 24. Triangle Tyre Co., Ltd. 25. Winrun Tyre Co., Ltd. [FR Doc. 2019–23899 Filed 10–31–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–570–881] Certain Malleable Cast Iron Pipe Fittings From the People’s Republic of China: Final Results of Expedited Third Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: As a result of this sunset review, the Department of Commerce (Commerce) finds that revocation of the antidumping duty (AD) order on certain malleable cast iron pipe fittings from the People’s Republic of China (China) would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping at the AGENCY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 dumping margins identified in the ‘‘Final Results of Review’’ section of this notice. DATES: Applicable November 1, 2019]. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Laura Griffith, 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) 482–6430. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 19:23 Oct 31, 2019 Jkt 250001 On July 1, 2019, Commerce published the notice of initiation of the third sunset review of the Order on malleable pipe fittings from China, pursuant to section 751(c)(2) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act).1 On July 9, 2019, Commerce received a notice of intent to participate from the domestic interested parties within the deadline specified in 19 CFR 351.218(d)(1)(i).2 On July 31, 2019, Commerce received complete substantive responses from the domestic interested parties within the 30-day deadline specified in 19 CFR 351.218(d)(3)(i).3 We did not receive any responses from respondent interested parties in this proceeding. As a result, pursuant to 19 CFR 351.218(e)(1)(ii)(C)(2), Commerce conducted an expedited (120-day) sunset review of the Order. Scope of the Order The products covered by the Order are certain malleable iron pipe fittings, cast, other than grooved fittings, from the People’s Republic of China. The merchandise is currently classifiable under item numbers 7307.19.30.60, 7307.19.30.85, 7307.19.90.30, 7307.19.90.60, 7307.19.90.80, and 7326.90.86.88 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS). Excluded from the scope of this order are metal compression couplings, which are imported under HTSUS number 7307.19.90.80. A metal compression coupling consists of a coupling body, two gaskets, and two compression nuts. These products range in diameter from 1⁄2 inch to 2 inches and are carried only in galvanized finish. Although HTSUS subheadings are provided for convenience and customs purposes, 1 See Initiation of Five-Year (Sunset) Reviews, 84 FR 31304 (July 1, 2019). 2 See Domestic Interested Parties’ Letter, ‘‘Malleable Cast Iron Pipe Fittings from China, Third Sunset Review: Notice of Intent to Participate,’’ dated July 9, 2019. 3 See Domestic Interested Parties’ Letter, ‘‘Malleable Cast Iron Pipe Fittings from China, Third Sunset Review: Substantive Response to Notice of Initiation,’’ dated July 31, 2019. PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Commerce’s written description of the scope of the order is dispositive. Analysis of Comments Received Commerce addressed all issues raised in this sunset review in the Issues and Decision Memorandum, which is hereby adopted by this notice.4 A list of the issues discussed in the Issues and Decision Memorandum is attached at Appendix. 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 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 at http:// enforcement.trade.gov/frn/. The signed Issues and Decision Memorandum and the electronic version of the Issues and Decision Memorandum are identical in content. Final Results of Review Pursuant to sections 751(c)(1) and 752(c)(1) and (3) of the Act, Commerce determines that revocation of the Order would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping, and that the magnitude of the dumping margins likely to prevail would be weightedaverage dumping margins up to 111.36 percent. Notification Regarding Administrative Protective Order This notice also serves as the only reminder to parties subject to administrative protective order (APO) of their responsibility concerning the return or destruction of proprietary information disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305. Timely notification of the return or destruction of APO materials or conversion to judicial protective order is hereby requested. Failure to comply with the regulations and terms of an APO is a violation which is subject to sanction. Notification to Interested Parties We are issuing and publishing these results and notice in accordance with sections 751(c), 752, and 777(i)(1) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.218. 4 See Memorandum, ‘‘Issues and Decision Memorandum for the Final Results of the Expedited Third Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order on Malleable Cast Iron Pipe Fittings from the People’s Republic of China,’’ dated concurrently with, and hereby adopted by, this notice (Issues and Decision Memorandum). E:\FR\FM\01NON1.SGM 01NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 212 / Friday, November 1, 2019 / Notices Dated: October 28, 2019. Jeffrey I. Kessler, Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance. International Trade Administration Initiation of Five-Year (Sunset) Reviews I. Summary II. Background III. Scope of the Order IV. History of the Order V. Legal Framework VI. Discussion of the Issues 1. Likelihood of Continuation of Recurrence of Dumping 2. Magnitude of the Margin Likely to Prevail VII. Final Results of Third Expedited Sunset Review VIII. Recommendation [FR Doc. 2019–23902 Filed 10–31–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P A–570–996 C–570–997 A–428–843 A–588–872 A–580–872 A–401–809 A–583–851 C–583–852 ..... ..... ..... ..... ..... ..... ..... ..... ITC Case No. Country 731–TA–1238 701–TA–506 .. 731–TA–1239 731–TA–1240 731–TA–1241 731–TA–1242 731–TA–1243 701–TA–508 .. China ......................... China ......................... Germany .................... Japan ......................... Republic of Korea ..... Sweden ..................... Taiwan ....................... Taiwan ....................... Filing Information As a courtesy, we are making information related to sunset proceedings, including copies of the pertinent statute and Commerces’s regulations, Commerce’s schedule for Sunset Reviews, a listing of past revocations and continuations, and current service lists, available to the public on Commerce’s website at the following address: http:// enforcement.trade.gov/sunset/. All submissions in these Sunset Reviews must be filed in accordance with Commerce’s regulations regarding format, translation, and service of documents. These rules, including electronic filing requirements via Enforcement and Compliance’s Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Centralized Electronic Service System VerDate Sep<11>2014 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: In accordance with the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), the Department of Commerce (Commerce) is automatically initiating the five-year reviews (Sunset Reviews) of the antidumping and countervailing duty (AD/CVD) order(s) listed below. The International Trade Commission (the Commission) is publishing concurrently with this notice its notice of Institution of Five-Year Reviews which covers the same order(s). DATES: Applicable (November 1, 2019). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Commerce official identified in the Initiation of Review section below at AD/CVD Operations, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230. For AGENCY: List of Topics Discussed in the Issues and Decision Memorandum DOC Case No. 19:23 Oct 31, 2019 Jkt 250001 information from the Commission, contact Mary Messer, Office of Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission at (202) 205–3193. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Appendix Commerce’s procedures for the conduct of Sunset Reviews are set forth in its Procedures for Conducting FiveYear (Sunset) Reviews of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Orders, 63 FR 13516 (March 20, 1998) and 70 FR 62061 (October 28, 2005). Guidance on methodological or analytical issues relevant to Commerce’s conduct of Sunset Reviews is set forth in Antidumping Proceedings: Calculation of the Weighted-Average Dumping Margin and Assessment Rate in Certain Antidumping Duty Proceedings; Final Modification, 77 FR 8101 (February 14, 2012). Initiation of Review In accordance with section 751(c) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.218(c), we are initiating the Sunset Reviews of the following antidumping and countervailing duty order(s): Electrical Electrical Electrical Electrical Electrical Electrical Electrical Electrical Steel Steel Steel Steel Steel Steel Steel Steel Commerce Contact (1st (1st (1st (1st (1st (1st (1st (1st Review) Review) Review) Review) Review) Review) Review) Review) (ACCESS), can be found at 19 CFR 351.303.1 Any party submitting factual information in an AD/CVD proceeding must certify to the accuracy and completeness of that information.2 Parties must use the certification formats provided in 19 CFR 351.303(g).3 Commerce intends to reject factual submissions if the submitting party does not comply with applicable revised certification requirements. On April 10, 2013, Commerce modified two regulations related to AD/ CVD proceedings: The definition of 1 See also Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Proceedings: Electronic Filing Procedures; Administrative Protective Order Procedures, 76 FR 39263 (July 6, 2011). 2 See section 782(b) of the Act. 3 See also Certification of Factual Information to Import Administration During Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Proceedings, 78 FR 42678 (July 17, 2013) (Final Rule). Answers to frequently asked questions regarding the Final Rule are available at http://enforcement.trade.gov/tlei/notices/factual_ info_final_rule_FAQ_07172013.pdf. PO 00000 Background Product Non-Oriented Non-Oriented Non-Oriented Non-Oriented Non-Oriented Non-Oriented Non-Oriented Non-Oriented Frm 00012 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 58687 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... Matthew Renkey, (202) 482–2312. Joshua Poole, (202) 482–1293. Matthew Renkey, (202) 482–2312. Matthew Renkey, (202) 482–2312. Matthew Renkey, (202) 482–2312. Matthew Renkey, (202) 482–2312. Matthew Renkey, (202) 482–2312. Joshua Poole, (202) 482–1293. factual information (19 CFR 351.102(b)(21)), and the time limits for the submission of factual information (19 CFR 351.301).4 Parties are advised to review the final rule, available at http:// enforcement.trade.gov/frn/2013/ 1304frn/2013-08227.txt, prior to submitting factual information in these segments. To the extent that other regulations govern the submission of factual information in a segment (such as 19 CFR 351.218), these time limits will continue to be applied. Parties are also advised to review the final rule concerning the extension of time limits for submissions in AD/CVD proceedings, available at http:// enforcement.trade.gov/frn/2013/ 1309frn/2013-22853.txt, prior to 4 See Definition of Factual Information and Time Limits for Submission of Factual Information: Final Rule, 78 FR 21246 (April 10, 2013). E:\FR\FM\01NON1.SGM 01NON1

Agencies

[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 212 (Friday, November 1, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Pages 58686-58687]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-23902]


-----------------------------------------------------------------------

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-570-881]


Certain Malleable Cast Iron Pipe Fittings From the People's 
Republic of China: Final Results of Expedited Third Sunset Review of 
the Antidumping Duty Order

AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.

SUMMARY: As a result of this sunset review, the Department of Commerce 
(Commerce) finds that revocation of the antidumping duty (AD) order on 
certain malleable cast iron pipe fittings from the People's Republic of 
China (China) would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of 
dumping at the dumping margins identified in the ``Final Results of 
Review'' section of this notice.

DATES: Applicable November 1, 2019].

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Laura Griffith, 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) 482-6430.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    On July 1, 2019, Commerce published the notice of initiation of the 
third sunset review of the Order on malleable pipe fittings from China, 
pursuant to section 751(c)(2) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended 
(the Act).\1\ On July 9, 2019, Commerce received a notice of intent to 
participate from the domestic interested parties within the deadline 
specified in 19 CFR 351.218(d)(1)(i).\2\
    On July 31, 2019, Commerce received complete substantive responses 
from the domestic interested parties within the 30-day deadline 
specified in 19 CFR 351.218(d)(3)(i).\3\ We did not receive any 
responses from respondent interested parties in this proceeding. As a 
result, pursuant to 19 CFR 351.218(e)(1)(ii)(C)(2), Commerce conducted 
an expedited (120-day) sunset review of the Order.
---------------------------------------------------------------------------

    \1\ See Initiation of Five-Year (Sunset) Reviews, 84 FR 31304 
(July 1, 2019).
    \2\ See Domestic Interested Parties' Letter, ``Malleable Cast 
Iron Pipe Fittings from China, Third Sunset Review: Notice of Intent 
to Participate,'' dated July 9, 2019.
    \3\ See Domestic Interested Parties' Letter, ``Malleable Cast 
Iron Pipe Fittings from China, Third Sunset Review: Substantive 
Response to Notice of Initiation,'' dated July 31, 2019.
---------------------------------------------------------------------------

Scope of the Order

    The products covered by the Order are certain malleable iron pipe 
fittings, cast, other than grooved fittings, from the People's Republic 
of China. The merchandise is currently classifiable under item numbers 
7307.19.30.60, 7307.19.30.85, 7307.19.90.30, 7307.19.90.60, 
7307.19.90.80, and 7326.90.86.88 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of 
the United States (HTSUS). Excluded from the scope of this order are 
metal compression couplings, which are imported under HTSUS number 
7307.19.90.80. A metal compression coupling consists of a coupling 
body, two gaskets, and two compression nuts. These products range in 
diameter from \1/2\ inch to 2 inches and are carried only in galvanized 
finish. Although HTSUS subheadings are provided for convenience and 
customs purposes, Commerce's written description of the scope of the 
order is dispositive.

Analysis of Comments Received

    Commerce addressed all issues raised in this sunset review in the 
Issues and Decision Memorandum, which is hereby adopted by this 
notice.\4\ A list of the issues discussed in the Issues and Decision 
Memorandum is attached at Appendix. 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 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 at http://enforcement.trade.gov/frn/. The signed Issues and Decision Memorandum 
and the electronic version of the Issues and Decision Memorandum are 
identical in content.
---------------------------------------------------------------------------

    \4\ See Memorandum, ``Issues and Decision Memorandum for the 
Final Results of the Expedited Third Sunset Review of the 
Antidumping Duty Order on Malleable Cast Iron Pipe Fittings from the 
People's Republic of China,'' dated concurrently with, and hereby 
adopted by, this notice (Issues and Decision Memorandum).
---------------------------------------------------------------------------

Final Results of Review

    Pursuant to sections 751(c)(1) and 752(c)(1) and (3) of the Act, 
Commerce determines that revocation of the Order would be likely to 
lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping, and that the magnitude 
of the dumping margins likely to prevail would be weighted-average 
dumping margins up to 111.36 percent.

Notification Regarding Administrative Protective Order

    This notice also serves as the only reminder to parties subject to 
administrative protective order (APO) of their responsibility 
concerning the return or destruction of proprietary information 
disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305. Timely 
notification of the return or destruction of APO materials or 
conversion to judicial protective order is hereby requested. Failure to 
comply with the regulations and terms of an APO is a violation which is 
subject to sanction.

Notification to Interested Parties

    We are issuing and publishing these results and notice in 
accordance with sections 751(c), 752, and 777(i)(1) of the Act and 19 
CFR 351.218.


[[Page 58687]]


    Dated: October 28, 2019.
Jeffrey I. Kessler,
Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance.

Appendix

List of Topics Discussed in the Issues and Decision Memorandum

I. Summary
II. Background
III. Scope of the Order
IV. History of the Order
V. Legal Framework
VI. Discussion of the Issues
    1. Likelihood of Continuation of Recurrence of Dumping
    2. Magnitude of the Margin Likely to Prevail
VII. Final Results of Third Expedited Sunset Review
VIII. Recommendation

[FR Doc. 2019-23902 Filed 10-31-19; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 3510-DS-P