Certain Hot-Rolled Steel Flat Products From Brazil: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: 2018-2019, 11049-11050 [2020-03815]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 38 / Wednesday, February 26, 2020 / Notices The proposed subzone (44.66 acres) is located at 34 Maple Street and 5 Technology Drive, Milford. A notification of proposed production activity has been submitted and is being processed under 15 CFR 400.37 (Doc. B– 76–2019). The proposed subzone would be subject to the existing 129-acre activation limit of FTZ 27. In accordance with the Board’s regulations, Elizabeth Whiteman of the FTZ Staff is designated examiner to review the application and make recommendations to the Executive Secretary. Public comment is invited from interested parties. Submissions shall be addressed to the Board’s Executive Secretary and sent to: ftz@trade.gov. The closing period for their receipt is April 6, 2020. Rebuttal comments in response to material submitted during the foregoing period may be submitted during the subsequent 15-day period to April 21, 2020. 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[FR Doc. 2020–03813 Filed 2–25–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration University of Minnesota, et al.; Notice of Decision on Application for DutyFree Entry of Scientific Instruments This is a decision pursuant to Section 6(c) of the Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Materials Importation Act of 1966 (Pub. L. 89–651, as amended by Pub. L. 106–36; 80 Stat. 897; 15 CFR part 301). Related records can be viewed between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. in Room 3720, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th and Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC. Docket Number: 19–012. Applicant: University of Minnesota, 116 Union Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455. Instrument: Photomultiplier tube. Manufacturer: Hainan Zhanchuange Photonics Technology, China. Intended Use: See notice at 85 FR 3892, January 23, 2020. Comments: None received. Decision: Approved. We know of no instruments of equivalent scientific value to the foreign instruments described below, for such purposes as this is intended to be used, that was being manufactured in the United States at the time of order. Reasons: The instrument will be used to study the properties of neutrino oscillation. Neutrinos are very hard to detect and require several thousand tonnes of target material to have any chance of seeing the neutrino interactions. The CHIPS detector is a pilot project which aims to reduce the cost of neutrino experimentation by around a factor of fifty. This is done by reducing the structural engineering and installing the detector in a lake, where students can exploit the buoyancy of the used materials. Photomultipliers are highly sensitive light detectors able to detect light at the single photon level; these will be installed in a large 25 meter diameter cylindrical detector filled with water. This experiment is built employing several physics graduate students and provides work experience PO 00000 Frm 00005 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 11049 for many physics and engineering undergraduates. Docket Number: 19–013. Applicant: University of Minnesota, 116 Union Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455. Instrument: Photomultiplier tube. Manufacturer: Hainan Zhanchuange Photonics Technology, China. Intended Use: See notice at 85 FR 3892, January 23, 2020. Comments: None received. Decision: Approved. We know of no instruments of equivalent scientific value to the foreign instruments described below, for such purposes as this is intended to be used, that was being manufactured in the United States at the time of order. Reasons: The instrument will be used to study the properties of neutrino oscillation. Neutrinos are very hard to detect and require several thousand tonnes of target material to have any chance of seeing the neutrino interactions. The CHIPS detector is a pilot project for which aims to reduce the cost of neutrino experimentation by around a factor of fifty. This is done by reducing the structural engineering and installing the detector in a lake, where students can exploit the buoyancy of the used materials. Photomultipliers are highly sensitive light detectors able to detect light at the single photon level; these will be installed in a large 25 meter diameter cylindrical detector filled with water. This experiment is built employing several physics graduate students and provides work experience for many physics and engineering undergraduates. Dated: February 20, 2020. Gregory W. Campbell, Director, Subsidies Enforcement, Enforcement and Compliance. [FR Doc. 2020–03814 Filed 2–25–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–351–845] Certain Hot-Rolled Steel Flat Products From Brazil: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: 2018–2019 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is rescinding the administrative review of the antidumping duty (AD) order on certain hot-rolled steel flat products from Brazil for the period of review (POR) October 1, 2018 through September 30, 2019, AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\26FEN1.SGM 26FEN1 11050 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 38 / Wednesday, February 26, 2020 / Notices companies for which they had requested a review.4 based on the timely withdrawal of the request for review. DATES: Applicable February 26, 2020. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: William Langley, 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) 482–3861. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES On October 1, 2019, Commerce published a notice of opportunity to request an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain hotrolled steel flat products (hot-rolled steel) from Brazil for the POR of October 1, 2018 through September 30, 2019.1 United States Steel Corporation, Steel Dynamics, Inc., and SSAB Enterprises, LLC (collectively, the domestic interested parties) timely filed a request for administrative review of the following Brazilian exporters/producers of hot-rolled steel: AG Royce Metal Marketing; Aperam South America; Companhia Siderurgica Nacional; Companhia Siderurgica Suape; Cummins Inc.; Erico Incorporated; Gautier Steel Limited; Gerdau Acominas S.A.; Mahle Engine Components USA Inc.; Mahle Metal Leve S.A.; Marcegaglia do Brasil; Modine do Brasil Sistemas Termicos; Nvent do Brasil Eletrometalurgica Ltda.; Nvent Erico; Optimus Steel Inc.; Ternium Brasil Ltda.; Ternium Mexico S.A. de C.V.; and Usinas Siderurgicas de Minas Gerais S.A. (Usiminas), in accordance with section 751(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), and 19 CFR 351.213(b).2 On December 11, 2019, pursuant to these requests and in accordance with 19 CFR 351.221(c)(1)(i), Commerce published a notice initiating an administrative review of the antidumping order on hot-rolled steel from Brazil with respect to all 18 companies for which a review was requested.3 On February 10, 2020, the domestic interested parties withdrew their request for an administrative review with respect to all of the 1 See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request Administrative Review, 84 FR 52068 (October 1, 2019). 2 See domestic interested parties’ letter, ‘‘HotRolled Steel Flat Products from Brazil: Request for Administrative Review of Antidumping Duty Order,’’ dated October 31, 2019. 3 See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 84 FR 67712 (December 11, 2019). VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:22 Feb 25, 2020 Jkt 250001 Rescission of Review Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), Commerce will rescind an administrative review, in whole or in part, if the party or parties that requested a review withdraws the request within 90 days of the publication date of the notice of initiation of the requested review. The domestic interested parties withdrew their request for review of all of the Brazilian producers/exporters of hotrolled steel for which they had requested an administrative review, within 90 days of the publication date of the notice of initiation. No other parties requested an administrative review of the order. Therefore, in accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), we are rescinding this review in its entirety. Assessment Commerce will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries of hot-rolled steel from Brazil. Antidumping duties shall be assessed at rates equal to the cash deposit of estimated antidumping duties required at the time of entry, or withdrawal from warehouse, for consumption in accordance with 19 CFR 351.212(c)(1)(i). Commerce intends to issue appropriate assessment instructions to CBP 15 days after the date of publication of this notice in the Federal Register. Notification to Importers This notice serves as a reminder to importers of their responsibility under 19 CFR 351.42(f)(2) to file a certificate regarding the reimbursement of AD duties prior to liquidation of the relevant entries during this review period. Failure to comply with this requirement could result in Commerce’s presumption that reimbursement of AD duties occurred and the subsequent assessment of doubled AD duties. notification of the return/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. This notice is issues and published in accordance with sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Act, and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4). Dated: February 20, 2020, James Maeder, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations. [FR Doc. 2020–03815 Filed 2–25–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [C–570–052] Certain Hardwood Plywood Products From the People’s Republic of China: Final Results of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review; 2017–2018 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) determines that countervailable subsidies are being provided to producers and/or exporters of certain hardwood plywood products (hardwood plywood) from the People’s Republic of China (China) during the period of review (POR) April 25, 2017 through December 31, 2018. DATES: Applicable February 26, 2020. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Annathea Cook, AD/CVD Operations, Office V, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–0250. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: Background Notification Regarding Administrative Protective Orders This notice also serves as a reminder to all parties subject to administrative protective order (APO) of their responsibility concerning the disposition of proprietary information disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305. Timely written On October 11, 2019, Commerce published the Preliminary Results of this administrative review.1 No party commented on the Preliminary Results. Accordingly, Commerce has not modified its analysis from the Preliminary Results, and no decision memorandum accompanies this Federal Register notice. Commerce conducted this review in accordance with section 4 See domestic interested parties’ letter, ‘‘HotRolled Steel Flat Products from Brazil: Withdrawal of Request for Administrative Review of Antidumping Duty Order,’’ dated February 10, 2020. 1 See Certain Hardwood Plywood Products from the People’s Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review and Rescission of Review, in Part; 2017–2018, 84 FR 54844 (October 11, 2019) (Preliminary Results). PO 00000 Frm 00006 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\26FEN1.SGM 26FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 38 (Wednesday, February 26, 2020)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-351-845]


Certain Hot-Rolled Steel Flat Products From Brazil: Rescission of 
Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: 2018-2019

AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, 
Department of Commerce.
SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is rescinding the 
administrative review of the antidumping duty (AD) order on certain 
hot-rolled steel flat products from Brazil for the period of review 
(POR) October 1, 2018 through September 30, 2019,

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based on the timely withdrawal of the request for review.

DATES: Applicable February 26, 2020.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: William Langley, 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) 482-3861.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    On October 1, 2019, Commerce published a notice of opportunity to 
request an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on 
certain hot-rolled steel flat products (hot-rolled steel) from Brazil 
for the POR of October 1, 2018 through September 30, 2019.\1\ United 
States Steel Corporation, Steel Dynamics, Inc., and SSAB Enterprises, 
LLC (collectively, the domestic interested parties) timely filed a 
request for administrative review of the following Brazilian exporters/
producers of hot-rolled steel: AG Royce Metal Marketing; Aperam South 
America; Companhia Siderurgica Nacional; Companhia Siderurgica Suape; 
Cummins Inc.; Erico Incorporated; Gautier Steel Limited; Gerdau 
Acominas S.A.; Mahle Engine Components USA Inc.; Mahle Metal Leve S.A.; 
Marcegaglia do Brasil; Modine do Brasil Sistemas Termicos; Nvent do 
Brasil Eletrometalurgica Ltda.; Nvent Erico; Optimus Steel Inc.; 
Ternium Brasil Ltda.; Ternium Mexico S.A. de C.V.; and Usinas 
Siderurgicas de Minas Gerais S.A. (Usiminas), in accordance with 
section 751(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), and 19 
CFR 351.213(b).\2\
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    \1\ See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or 
Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request Administrative 
Review, 84 FR 52068 (October 1, 2019).
    \2\ See domestic interested parties' letter, ``Hot-Rolled Steel 
Flat Products from Brazil: Request for Administrative Review of 
Antidumping Duty Order,'' dated October 31, 2019.
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    On December 11, 2019, pursuant to these requests and in accordance 
with 19 CFR 351.221(c)(1)(i), Commerce published a notice initiating an 
administrative review of the antidumping order on hot-rolled steel from 
Brazil with respect to all 18 companies for which a review was 
requested.\3\ On February 10, 2020, the domestic interested parties 
withdrew their request for an administrative review with respect to all 
of the companies for which they had requested a review.\4\
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    \3\ See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty 
Administrative Reviews, 84 FR 67712 (December 11, 2019).
    \4\ See domestic interested parties' letter, ``Hot-Rolled Steel 
Flat Products from Brazil: Withdrawal of Request for Administrative 
Review of Antidumping Duty Order,'' dated February 10, 2020.
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Rescission of Review

    Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), Commerce will rescind an 
administrative review, in whole or in part, if the party or parties 
that requested a review withdraws the request within 90 days of the 
publication date of the notice of initiation of the requested review. 
The domestic interested parties withdrew their request for review of 
all of the Brazilian producers/exporters of hot-rolled steel for which 
they had requested an administrative review, within 90 days of the 
publication date of the notice of initiation. No other parties 
requested an administrative review of the order. Therefore, in 
accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), we are rescinding this review in 
its entirety.

Assessment

    Commerce will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to 
assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries of hot-rolled 
steel from Brazil. Antidumping duties shall be assessed at rates equal 
to the cash deposit of estimated antidumping duties required at the 
time of entry, or withdrawal from warehouse, for consumption in 
accordance with 19 CFR 351.212(c)(1)(i). Commerce intends to issue 
appropriate assessment instructions to CBP 15 days after the date of 
publication of this notice in the Federal Register.

Notification to Importers

    This notice serves as a reminder to importers of their 
responsibility under 19 CFR 351.42(f)(2) to file a certificate 
regarding the reimbursement of AD duties prior to liquidation of the 
relevant entries during this review period. Failure to comply with this 
requirement could result in Commerce's presumption that reimbursement 
of AD duties occurred and the subsequent assessment of doubled AD 
duties.

Notification Regarding Administrative Protective Orders

    This notice also serves as a reminder to all parties subject to 
administrative protective order (APO) of their responsibility 
concerning the disposition of proprietary information disclosed under 
APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305. Timely written notification of 
the return/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.
    This notice is issues and published in accordance with sections 
751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Act, and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4).

    Dated: February 20, 2020,
James Maeder,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty 
Operations.
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