Ceramic Tile From the People's Republic of China: Notice of Correction to the Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, 68114-68115 [2019-26905]

Download as PDF 68114 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 240 / Friday, December 13, 2019 / Notices manufacture of the quartz surface products. The scope of the investigation does not cover quarried stone surface products, such as granite, marble, soapstone, or quartzite. Specifically excluded from the scope of the investigation are crushed glass surface products. Crushed glass surface products must meet each of the following criteria to qualify for this exclusion: (1) The crushed glass content is greater than any other single material, by actual weight; (2) there are pieces of crushed glass visible across the surface of the product; (3) at least some of the individual pieces of crushed glass that are visible across the surface are larger than 1 centimeter wide as measured at their widest cross-section (Glass Pieces); and (4) the distance between any single Glass Piece and the closest separate Glass Piece does not exceed three inches. The products subject to the scope are currently classified in the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) under the following subheading: 6810.99.0010. Subject merchandise may also enter under subheadings 6810.11.0010, 6810.11.0070, 6810.19.1200, 6810.19.1400, 6810.19.5000, 6810.91.0000, 6810.99.0080, 6815.99.4070, 2506.10.0010, 2506.10.0050, 2506.20.0010, 2506.20.0080, and 7016.90.1050. The HTSUS subheadings set forth above are provided for convenience and U.S. Customs purposes only. The written description of the scope is dispositive. Appendix II List of Topics Discussed in the Preliminary Decision Memorandum I. Summary II. Background III. Period of Investigation IV. Scope Comments V. Single Entity Analysis VI. Postponement of Final Determination and Extension of Provisional Measures [FR Doc. 2019–26818 Filed 12–12–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–570–108] Ceramic Tile From the People’s Republic of China: Notice of Correction to the Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is correcting the preliminary determination of sales at less than fair value (LTFV) for ceramic tile from the People’s Republic of China (China). The period of investigation is October 1, 2018, through March 31, 2019. AGENCY: DATES: Applicable December 13, 2019. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Heather Lui or Paul Walker, AD/CVD Operations, Office VI, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–0016 or (202) 482–0413, respectively. On November 14, 2019, Commerce published the preliminary determination of sales at LTFV for ceramic tile from China.1 In the Preliminary Determination, Commerce inadvertently omitted certain separate rate companies and their corresponding producers from the margin chart. Commerce also is correcting spelling errors for two additional separate rate companies. Additionally, in the Preliminary Determination, Commerce inadvertently identified Beilitai (Tianjin) Tile Co., Ltd. and its producers as receiving the separate rate applicable to nonindividually examined companies.2 Because we found in the Preliminary Determination that Beilitai (Tianjin) Tile Co., Ltd. should be treated as a single entity with mandatory respondent Belite Ceramics (Anyang) Co., Ltd. and Tianjin Honghui Creative Technology Co., Ltd.,3 Beilitai (Tianjin) Tile Co., Ltd. and its producers should be included in the margin applicable to Belite Ceramics (Anyang) Co., Ltd./Beilitai (Tianjin) Tile Co., Ltd./Tianjin Honghui Creative Technology Co., Ltd. We correct those omissions and errors in the chart below. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Estimated weightedaverage dumping margin (percent) Cash deposit rate (adjusted for subsidy offsets) (percent) Exporter Producer Belite Ceramics (Anyang) Co., Ltd (Belite)/ Beilitai (Tianjin) Tile Co., Ltd./Tianjin Honghui Creative Technology Co., Ltd Avangarde Ceramiche ................................. Belite Ceramics (Anyang) Co., Ltd./Beilitai (Tianjin) Tile Co., Ltd./Tianjin Honghui Creative Technology Co., Ltd 244.26 233.72 Fujian Nan’an Xinglong Ceramics Co., Ltd .................................................................... Guangdong Jiajun Ceramics Co., Ltd ............................................................................. Jinjiang Guoxing Ceramics Building Materials Co., Ltd ................................................. Fujian Honghua Group Co., Ltd ...................................................................................... Fujian Zhangzhou Jianhua Ceramics Co., Ltd ............................................................... Foshan Dongpeng Ceramics Co., Ltd ............................................................................ Fujian Huatai Group Co., Ltd .......................................................................................... Quanzhou Zhiran Ceramics Co., Ltd .............................................................................. Quanzhou Yuanlong Building Materials Development Co., Ltd ..................................... Fujian Xindezhou Ceramics Co., Ltd .............................................................................. Jinjiang Juntao Ceramics Industry Co., Ltd .................................................................... Foshan Lanyu Building Material Co. Ltd ........................................................................ Tianjin Belite Ceramics Co., Ltd Foshan Branch ........................................................... Jingdezhen Leixi Building Material Factory .................................................................... Foshan Nanhai District Energy Building Material Co., Ltd ............................................. Foshan Tanhua Building Material Co., Ltd ..................................................................... ......................................................................................................................................... Guangdong Jialian Enterprise Ceramics Co., Ltd .......................................................... Foshan Jinhong Ceramics Co., Ltd ................................................................................ Foshan Jinyi Ceramics Co., Ltd ...................................................................................... 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 Beijing Shiji Mingtai Inc ............................... Bestview (Fuzhou) Import & Export Co. Ltd jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES VII. Discussion of the Methodology VIII. Date of Sale IX. Product Comparisons X. Export Price and Constructed Export Price XI. Normal Value XII. Negative Preliminary Determination of Critical Circumstances XIII. Adjustments to Cash Deposit Rates for Export Subsidies in Companion Countervailing Duty Investigation XIV. Currency Conversion XV. Recommendation Buddy Mosaic Limited ................................. Everstone Industry (Qingdao) Co., Ltd ....... Foshan Junjing Industrial Co., Ltd .............. 1 See Ceramic Tile from the People’s Republic of China: Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value, Preliminary Negative VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:42 Dec 12, 2019 Jkt 250001 Critical Circumstances Determination, and Postponement of Final Determination, 84 FR 61877 (November 14, 2019) (Preliminary Determination). PO 00000 Frm 00015 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 2 See Preliminary Determination, 84 FR at 61878. 3 Id. E:\FR\FM\13DEN1.SGM 13DEN1 68115 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 240 / Friday, December 13, 2019 / Notices Exporter Producer Foshan Rainbow Color Export & Import Co., Ltd McMarmocer Ceramics Limited .................. Zhuhai Xuri Star Trading Co. Ltd ................ 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 178.20 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 167.66 Foshan Ligaote Ceramic Co., Ltd ................................................................................... Guangdong Overland Ceramics Co., Ltd ....................................................................... Zhuhai City Doumen District Xuri Pottery and Porcelain Company Limited .................. 178.20 178.20 178.20 167.66 167.66 167.66 Date: December 9, 2019. Jeffrey I. Kessler, Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance. BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [C–489–817] Oil Country Tubular Goods From the Republic of Turkey: Final Results of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review; 2017 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) has completed its administrative review of the countervailing duty (CVD) order on oil country tubular goods (OCTG) from the Republic of Turkey (Turkey). We determine that Borusan Mannesmann Boru Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S., Borusan Istikbal Ticaret T.A. S., Borusan Mannesmann Boru Yatirim Holding A.S., and Borusan Holding A.S., (collectively, Borusan), received countervailable subsidies during the period of review (POR), January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017. DATES: Applicable December 13, 2019. jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: Jkt 250001 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Aimee Phelan, AD/CVD Operations, Office I, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–0697. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background On August 12, 2019, Commerce published the Preliminary Results of this CVD administrative review in the Federal Register.1 We invited interested parties to comment on the Preliminary Results. In September 2019, we received timely filed case and rebuttal briefs from the United States Steel Corporation, TMK IPSCO, Vallourec Star, L.P., and Welded Tube USA (collectively, the petitioners) and Borusan. On November 7, 2019, we held a public hearing 2 on the Preliminary Results.3 [FR Doc. 2019–26905 Filed 12–12–19; 8:45 am] 17:42 Dec 12, 2019 Cash deposit rate (adjusted for subsidy offsets) (percent) Foshan Nanhai Longpeng Vitrified Brick Co., Ltd .......................................................... Jiangxi Shiwan Global Ceramics Co., Ltd ...................................................................... Xinxing County Jinmaili Ceramics Co., Ltd .................................................................... Foshan Lailida Building Material Co., Ltd ....................................................................... Fujian Mingsheng Ceramic Development Co., Ltd ......................................................... Foshan Qiangshengda Building Material Co., Ltd .......................................................... Guangdong Shenghui Ceramics Co., Ltd ....................................................................... Guangdong Xiejin Ceramics Co., Ltd ............................................................................. Qingyuan Xinjinshan Ceramics Co., Ltd ......................................................................... Sihui Quanquan Ceramics Co., Ltd ................................................................................ Enping Xiangda Ceramics Co., Ltd ................................................................................ Foshan Xinhenglong Polishing Brick Co., Ltd ................................................................ Enping Xinjincheng Ceramics Co., Ltd ........................................................................... Guangdong Xinruncheng Ceramics Co., Ltd .................................................................. Foshan Shiwan Yulong Ceramics Co., Ltd ..................................................................... Jiangmen Xinxingwei Building Material Co., Ltd ............................................................ Jinjiang Zhongrong Ceramic Building Material Co., Ltd ................................................. Foshan Baleno Ceramic Co., Ltd ................................................................................... This correction to the preliminary determination and notice are issued and published in accordance with sections 733(f) and 777(i)(1) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.205(c). VerDate Sep<11>2014 Estimated weightedaverage dumping margin (percent) Scope of the Order The merchandise covered by the order is certain OCTG, which are hollow steel products of circular cross-section, including oil well casing and tubing, of 1 See Oil Country Tubular Goods from the Republic of Turkey: Preliminary Results of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review; 2017, 84 FR 39797 (August 12, 2019) (Preliminary Results) and accompanying Preliminary Decision Memorandum. 2 See Public Hearing Transcript, ‘‘Administrative Review of the Countervailing Duty Order on Certain Oil Country Tubular Goods from the Republic of Turkey,’’ dated November 7, 2019. 3 See Memorandum, ‘‘Issues and Decision Memorandum for the Final Results of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review of Oil Country Tubular Goods from the Republic of Turkey; 2017,’’ dated concurrently with, and hereby adopted by, this notice (Issues and Decision Memorandum) at 2–3. PO 00000 Frm 00016 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 iron (other than cast iron) or steel (both carbon and alloy), whether seamless or welded, regardless of end finish (e.g., whether or not plain end, threaded, or threaded and coupled) whether or not conforming to American Petroleum Institute (API) or non-API specifications, whether finished (including limited service OCTG products) or unfinished (including green tubes and limited service OCTG products), whether or not thread protectors are attached. The scope of the order also covers OCTG coupling stock. The merchandise subject to the order is currently classified in the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) under item numbers: 7304.29.10.10, 7304.29.10.20, 7304.29.10.30, 7304.29.10.40, 7304.29.10.50, 7304.29.10.60, 7304.29.10.80, 7304.29.20.10, 7304.29.20.20, 7304.29.20.30, 7304.29.20.40, 7304.29.20.50, 7304.29.20.60, 7304.29.20.80, 7304.29.31.10, 7304.29.31.20, 7304.29.31.30, 7304.29.31.40, 7304.29.31.50, 7304.29.31.60, 7304.29.31.80, 7304.29.41.10, 7304.29.41.20, 7304.29.41.30, 7304.29.41.40, 7304.29.41.50, 7304.29.41.60, 7304.29.41.80, 7304.29.50.15, 7304.29.50.30, 7304.29.50.45, 7304.29.50.60, 7304.29.50.75, 7304.29.61.15, 7304.29.61.30, 7304.29.61.45, 7304.29.61.60, 7304.29.61.75, 7305.20.20.00, 7305.20.40.00, 7305.20.60.00, 7305.20.80.00, 7306.29.10.30, 7306.29.10.90, 7306.29.20.00, 7306.29.31.00, 7306.29.41.00, 7306.29.60.10, 7306.29.60.50, 7306.29.81.10, and E:\FR\FM\13DEN1.SGM 13DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 240 (Friday, December 13, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Pages 68114-68115]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-26905]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-570-108]


Ceramic Tile From the People's Republic of China: Notice of 
Correction to the Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at 
Less Than Fair Value

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

SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is correcting the 
preliminary determination of sales at less than fair value (LTFV) for 
ceramic tile from the People's Republic of China (China). The period of 
investigation is October 1, 2018, through March 31, 2019.

DATES: Applicable December 13, 2019.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Heather Lui or Paul Walker, AD/CVD 
Operations, Office VI, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue 
NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-0016 or (202) 482-0413, 
respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On November 14, 2019, Commerce published the 
preliminary determination of sales at LTFV for ceramic tile from 
China.\1\ In the Preliminary Determination, Commerce inadvertently 
omitted certain separate rate companies and their corresponding 
producers from the margin chart. Commerce also is correcting spelling 
errors for two additional separate rate companies.
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    \1\ See Ceramic Tile from the People's Republic of China: 
Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair 
Value, Preliminary Negative Critical Circumstances Determination, 
and Postponement of Final Determination, 84 FR 61877 (November 14, 
2019) (Preliminary Determination).
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    Additionally, in the Preliminary Determination, Commerce 
inadvertently identified Beilitai (Tianjin) Tile Co., Ltd. and its 
producers as receiving the separate rate applicable to non-individually 
examined companies.\2\ Because we found in the Preliminary 
Determination that Beilitai (Tianjin) Tile Co., Ltd. should be treated 
as a single entity with mandatory respondent Belite Ceramics (Anyang) 
Co., Ltd. and Tianjin Honghui Creative Technology Co., Ltd.,\3\ 
Beilitai (Tianjin) Tile Co., Ltd. and its producers should be included 
in the margin applicable to Belite Ceramics (Anyang) Co., Ltd./Beilitai 
(Tianjin) Tile Co., Ltd./Tianjin Honghui Creative Technology Co., Ltd. 
We correct those omissions and errors in the chart below.
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    \2\ See Preliminary Determination, 84 FR at 61878.
    \3\ Id.

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                                                                                     Estimated
                                                                                     weighted-     Cash deposit
                                                                                      average     rate (adjusted
                  Exporter                                 Producer                   dumping       for subsidy
                                                                                      margin         offsets)
                                                                                     (percent)       (percent)
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Belite Ceramics (Anyang) Co., Ltd (Belite)/  Belite Ceramics (Anyang) Co., Ltd./          244.26          233.72
 Beilitai (Tianjin) Tile Co., Ltd./Tianjin    Beilitai (Tianjin) Tile Co., Ltd./
 Honghui Creative Technology Co., Ltd         Tianjin Honghui Creative
                                              Technology Co., Ltd
Avangarde Ceramiche........................  Fujian Nan'an Xinglong Ceramics              178.20          167.66
                                              Co., Ltd.
                                             Guangdong Jiajun Ceramics Co., Ltd.          178.20          167.66
Beijing Shiji Mingtai Inc..................  Jinjiang Guoxing Ceramics Building           178.20          167.66
                                              Materials Co., Ltd.
                                             Fujian Honghua Group Co., Ltd......          178.20          167.66
                                             Fujian Zhangzhou Jianhua Ceramics            178.20          167.66
                                              Co., Ltd.
                                             Foshan Dongpeng Ceramics Co., Ltd..          178.20          167.66
                                             Fujian Huatai Group Co., Ltd.......          178.20          167.66
                                             Quanzhou Zhiran Ceramics Co., Ltd..          178.20          167.66
                                             Quanzhou Yuanlong Building                   178.20          167.66
                                              Materials Development Co., Ltd.
                                             Fujian Xindezhou Ceramics Co., Ltd.          178.20          167.66
                                             Jinjiang Juntao Ceramics Industry            178.20          167.66
                                              Co., Ltd.
Bestview (Fuzhou) Import & Export Co. Ltd..  Foshan Lanyu Building Material Co.           178.20          167.66
                                              Ltd.
                                             Tianjin Belite Ceramics Co., Ltd             178.20          167.66
                                              Foshan Branch.
                                             Jingdezhen Leixi Building Material           178.20          167.66
                                              Factory.
                                             Foshan Nanhai District Energy                178.20          167.66
                                              Building Material Co., Ltd.
Buddy Mosaic Limited.......................  Foshan Tanhua Building Material              178.20          167.66
                                              Co., Ltd.
Everstone Industry (Qingdao) Co., Ltd......  ...................................          178.20          167.66
Foshan Junjing Industrial Co., Ltd.........  Guangdong Jialian Enterprise                 178.20          167.66
                                              Ceramics Co., Ltd.
                                             Foshan Jinhong Ceramics Co., Ltd...          178.20          167.66
                                             Foshan Jinyi Ceramics Co., Ltd.....          178.20          167.66

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                                             Foshan Nanhai Longpeng Vitrified             178.20          167.66
                                              Brick Co., Ltd.
                                             Jiangxi Shiwan Global Ceramics Co.,          178.20          167.66
                                              Ltd.
                                             Xinxing County Jinmaili Ceramics             178.20          167.66
                                              Co., Ltd.
                                             Foshan Lailida Building Material             178.20          167.66
                                              Co., Ltd.
                                             Fujian Mingsheng Ceramic                     178.20          167.66
                                              Development Co., Ltd.
                                             Foshan Qiangshengda Building                 178.20          167.66
                                              Material Co., Ltd.
                                             Guangdong Shenghui Ceramics Co.,             178.20          167.66
                                              Ltd.
                                             Guangdong Xiejin Ceramics Co., Ltd.          178.20          167.66
                                             Qingyuan Xinjinshan Ceramics Co.,            178.20          167.66
                                              Ltd.
                                             Sihui Quanquan Ceramics Co., Ltd...          178.20          167.66
                                             Enping Xiangda Ceramics Co., Ltd...          178.20          167.66
                                             Foshan Xinhenglong Polishing Brick           178.20          167.66
                                              Co., Ltd.
                                             Enping Xinjincheng Ceramics Co.,             178.20          167.66
                                              Ltd.
                                             Guangdong Xinruncheng Ceramics Co.,          178.20          167.66
                                              Ltd.
                                             Foshan Shiwan Yulong Ceramics Co.,           178.20          167.66
                                              Ltd.
                                             Jiangmen Xinxingwei Building                 178.20          167.66
                                              Material Co., Ltd.
                                             Jinjiang Zhongrong Ceramic Building          178.20          167.66
                                              Material Co., Ltd.
Foshan Rainbow Color Export & Import Co.,    Foshan Baleno Ceramic Co., Ltd.....          178.20          167.66
 Ltd
                                             Foshan Ligaote Ceramic Co., Ltd....          178.20          167.66
McMarmocer Ceramics Limited................  Guangdong Overland Ceramics Co.,             178.20          167.66
                                              Ltd.
Zhuhai Xuri Star Trading Co. Ltd...........  Zhuhai City Doumen District Xuri             178.20          167.66
                                              Pottery and Porcelain Company
                                              Limited.
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    This correction to the preliminary determination and notice are 
issued and published in accordance with sections 733(f) and 777(i)(1) 
of the Act and 19 CFR 351.205(c).

    Date: December 9, 2019.
Jeffrey I. Kessler,
Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance.
[FR Doc. 2019-26905 Filed 12-12-19; 8:45 am]
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