Welded Stainless Pressure Pipe From India: Rescission of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review: 2018, 27716-27717 [2020-09981]

Download as PDF 27716 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 91 / Monday, May 11, 2020 / Notices for the period February 1, 2019 through January 31, 2020. DATES: Applicable May 11, 2020. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Irene Gorelik, AD/CVD Operations, Office VIII, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–6905. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background On April 8, 2020, Commerce published in the Federal Register a notice of initiation of an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain frozen warmwater shrimp from Vietnam covering the period February 1, 2019 through January 31, 2020.1 Commerce initiated the administrative review for a single exporter, Blue Bay Seafood Co., Ltd., based on timely requests for review filed by Blue Bay Seafood Co., Ltd., Ad Hoc Shrimp Trade Action Committee (the petitioner), and the American Shrimp Processors Association (ASPA).2 On April 27, 2020, Blue Bay Seafood Co., Ltd. withdrew its request for review.3 On May 1, 2020, the petitioner and ASPA withdrew their respective requests for review of Blue Bay Seafood Co., Ltd.4 Thus, all review requests for the only company under review have been timely withdrawn. Rescission of Review khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), Commerce will rescind an administrative review, in whole or in part, if the party that requested the review withdraws its request within 90 days of the publication of the notice of initiation of the requested review. The petitioner, ASPA, and Blue Bay Seafood Co., Ltd. withdrew their requests for administrative review within 90 days of the date of publication of the Initiation Notice, and no other interested party requested a review of Blue Bay Seafood Co., Ltd. Therefore, in accordance with 1 See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 84 FR 18777 (May 2, 2019) (Initiation Notice). 2 See ASPA Letter, ‘‘Request for Administrative Reviews,’’ dated February 27, 2020; Petitioner Letter, ‘‘Request for Administrative Reviews,’’ dated February 28, 2020; and Blue Bay Seafood Co., Ltd. Letter, ‘‘Request for Antidumping Duty Administrative Review,’’ dated February 28, 2020. 3 See Blue Bay Seafood Co., Ltd. Letter, ‘‘Withdrawal of Review Request,’’ dated April 27, 2020. 4 See Petitioner Letter, ‘‘Withdrawal of Review Request,’’ dated May 1, 2020; and ASPA Letter, ‘‘Withdrawal of Review Request for Blue Bay,’’ dated May 1, 2020. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:05 May 08, 2020 Jkt 250001 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), Commerce is rescinding this review, in its entirety. Assessment Notification to Importers This notice serves as a final reminder to importers of their responsibility under 19 CFR 351.402(f)(2) to file a certificate regarding the reimbursement of antidumping 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 the antidumping duties occurred and the subsequent assessment of doubled antidumping duties. Notification Regarding Administrative Protection Order This notice also serves as a final 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(a)(3), which continues to govern business proprietary information in this segment of the proceeding. Timely written 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 This notice is issued and published in accordance with sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4). Dated: May 5, 2020. James Maeder, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations. [FR Doc. 2020–09973 Filed 5–8–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P Frm 00009 International Trade Administration [C–533–868] Commerce will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries at a rate equal to the cash deposit of estimated antidumping duties required at the time of entry, or withdrawal from warehouse, for consumption, during the period February 1, 2019, through January 31, 2020, in accordance with 19 CFR 351.212(c)(1)(i). Commerce intends to issue appropriate assessment instructions to CBP 15 days after the publication of this notice in the Federal Register. PO 00000 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Welded Stainless Pressure Pipe From India: Rescission of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review: 2018 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is rescinding the administrative review of the countervailing duty (CVD) order on certain welded stainless pressure pipes (WSPP) from India for the period of review (POR) January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018, based on the timely withdrawal of the request for review. DATES: Applicable May 11, 2020. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Shanah Lee, 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) 482–6386. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: Background On November 1, 2019, Commerce published a notice of opportunity to request an administrative review of the CVD order on WSPP from India for the POR of January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018.1 On November 29, 2019, Commerce received a timely-filed request from Sunrise Stainless Private Limited, Sun Mark Stainless Pvt. Ltd., and Shah Foils Ltd. (collectively, Sunrise Group) for an administrative review of its exports of subject merchandise to the United States during the POR, in accordance with section 751(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), and 19 CFR 351.213(b).2 On January 17, 2020, pursuant to this request, and in accordance with 19 CFR 351.221(c)(1)(i), Commerce published a notice initiating an administrative review of the CVD order on WSPP from India for Sunrise Group.3 On February 12, 2020, Sunrise Group withdrew the 1 See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request Administrative Review, 84 FR 58690 (November 1, 2019). 2 See Sunrise Group’s Letter, ‘‘Welded Stainless Pressure Pipe from India: Request for Administrative Review of Countervailing Duty of Sunrise Private Limited, Sun Mark Stainless Pvt. Ltd., and Shah Foils Ltd.,’’ dated November 29, 2019. 3 See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 85 FR 3014 (January 17, 2020). E:\FR\FM\11MYN1.SGM 11MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 91 / Monday, May 11, 2020 / Notices request for an administrative review of its exports of subject merchandise.4 On April 24, 2020, Commerce tolled all deadlines in administrative reviews by 50 days, thereby extending the deadline for these results until September 21, 2020.5 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. Sunrise Group timely submitted a request to withdraw its request for administrative review. No other parties requested an administrative review of the order. Therefore, in accordance 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 countervailing duties on all appropriate entries of WSPP from India. Countervailing duties shall be assessed at rates equal to the cash deposit of estimated countervailing 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 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. khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES Notification to Interested Parties This notice is issued and published in accordance with sections 751(a) and 4 See Sunrise Group’s Letter, ‘‘Welded Stainless Pressure Pipes from India: Withdrawal Request for Countervailing Duty Administrative Review,’’ dated February 12, 2020. 5 See Memorandum, ‘‘Tolling of Deadlines for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews in Response to Operational Adjustments Due to COVID–19,’’ dated April 24, 2020. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:05 May 08, 2020 Jkt 250001 777(i)(1) of the Act, and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4). Dated: May 4, 2020. James Maeder, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations. [FR Doc. 2020–09981 Filed 5–8–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–428–846] Refillable Stainless Steel Kegs From the Federal Republic of Germany: Initiation and Preliminary Results of Changed Circumstances Review and Intent To Revoke Order Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is initiating a changed circumstances review (CCR) of the antidumping duty (AD) order on refillable stainless steel kegs (kegs) from the Federal Republic of Germany (Germany) based upon a request from American Keg Company (the petitioner), as well as issuing preliminary results in that CCR. We preliminarily determine that the AD order on kegs from Germany should be revoked, in whole, with respect to products subject to the order entered, or withdrawn from warehouse, for consumption on or after December 13, 2019. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results. AGENCY: DATES: Applicable May 11, 2020. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Allison Hollander, AD/CVD Operations, Office I, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–2805. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background On December 16, 2019, Commerce published the AD Order.1 On January 30, 2020, the petitioner requested that Commerce conduct an expedited CCR for this AD Order, pursuant to section 751(b) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), and 19 CFR 351.216 (b). The petitioner expressed a lack of interest in the continuation of this AD Order and requested the revocation of 1 See Refillable Stainless Steel Kegs from the Federal Republic of Germany and the People’s Republic of China: Antidumping Duty Orders, 84 FR 68405 (December 16, 2019) (AD Order). PO 00000 Frm 00010 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 27717 the AD Order. In its request, the petitioner addressed the conditions under which Commerce may revoke an order in whole or in part pursuant to 19 CFR 351.222(g). On March 12, 2020, Commerce extended the deadline for initiation to April 29, 2020, and issued supplemental questions to the petitioner.2 On March 19, 2020, the petitioner responded to Commerce’s supplemental questions.3 Scope of the AD Order The merchandise covered by the order are kegs, vessels, or containers with bodies that are approximately cylindrical in shape, made from stainless steel (i.e., steel containing at least 10.5 percent chromium by weight and less than 1.2 percent carbon by weight, with or without other elements), and that are compatible with a ‘‘D Sankey’’ extractor (refillable stainless steel kegs) with a nominal liquid volume capacity of 10 liters or more, regardless of the type of finish, gauge, thickness, or grade of stainless steel, and whether or not covered by or encased in other materials. Refillable stainless steel kegs may be imported assembled or unassembled, with or without all components (including spears, couplers or taps, necks, collars, and valves), and be filled or unfilled. ‘‘Unassembled’’ or ‘‘unfinished’’ refillable stainless steel kegs include drawn stainless steel cylinders that have been welded to form the body of the keg and attached to an upper (top) chime and/or lower (bottom) chime. Unassembled refillable stainless steel kegs may or may not be welded to a neck, may or may not have a valve assembly attached, and may be otherwise complete except for testing, certification, and/or marking. Subject merchandise also includes refillable stainless steel kegs that have been further processed in a third country, including but not limited to, attachment of necks, collars, spears or valves, heat treatment, pickling, passivation, painting, testing, certification or any other processing that would not otherwise remove the merchandise from the scope of the order if performed in the country of manufacture of the in-scope refillable stainless steel keg. 2 See Commerce’s Letter, ‘‘Request for a Changed Circumstances Review of the Antidumping Duty Order on Refillable Stainless Steel Kegs from the Federal Republic of Germany: Extension of Initiation Deadline,’’ dated March 12, 2020. 3 See Petitioner’s Letter, ‘‘Refillable Stainless Steel Kegs from the Federal Republic of Germany: Response to Extension of Initiation Deadline,’’ dated March 19, 2020. E:\FR\FM\11MYN1.SGM 11MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 91 (Monday, May 11, 2020)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[C-533-868]


Welded Stainless Pressure Pipe From India: Rescission of 
Countervailing Duty Administrative Review: 2018

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

SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is rescinding the 
administrative review of the countervailing duty (CVD) order on certain 
welded stainless pressure pipes (WSPP) from India for the period of 
review (POR) January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018, based on the 
timely withdrawal of the request for review.

DATES: Applicable May 11, 2020.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Shanah Lee, 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) 482-6386.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Background

    On November 1, 2019, Commerce published a notice of opportunity to 
request an administrative review of the CVD order on WSPP from India 
for the POR of January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018.\1\ On 
November 29, 2019, Commerce received a timely-filed request from 
Sunrise Stainless Private Limited, Sun Mark Stainless Pvt. Ltd., and 
Shah Foils Ltd. (collectively, Sunrise Group) for an administrative 
review of its exports of subject merchandise to the United States 
during the POR, 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 58690 (November 1, 2019).
    \2\ See Sunrise Group's Letter, ``Welded Stainless Pressure Pipe 
from India: Request for Administrative Review of Countervailing Duty 
of Sunrise Private Limited, Sun Mark Stainless Pvt. Ltd., and Shah 
Foils Ltd.,'' dated November 29, 2019.
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    On January 17, 2020, pursuant to this request, and in accordance 
with 19 CFR 351.221(c)(1)(i), Commerce published a notice initiating an 
administrative review of the CVD order on WSPP from India for Sunrise 
Group.\3\ On February 12, 2020, Sunrise Group withdrew the

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request for an administrative review of its exports of subject 
merchandise.\4\ On April 24, 2020, Commerce tolled all deadlines in 
administrative reviews by 50 days, thereby extending the deadline for 
these results until September 21, 2020.\5\
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    \3\ See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty 
Administrative Reviews, 85 FR 3014 (January 17, 2020).
    \4\ See Sunrise Group's Letter, ``Welded Stainless Pressure 
Pipes from India: Withdrawal Request for Countervailing Duty 
Administrative Review,'' dated February 12, 2020.
    \5\ See Memorandum, ``Tolling of Deadlines for Antidumping and 
Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews in Response to 
Operational Adjustments Due to COVID-19,'' dated April 24, 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. 
Sunrise Group timely submitted a request to withdraw its request for 
administrative review. No other parties requested an administrative 
review of the order. Therefore, in accordance 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 countervailing duties on all appropriate entries of WSPP from 
India. Countervailing duties shall be assessed at rates equal to the 
cash deposit of estimated countervailing 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 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.

Notification to Interested Parties

    This notice is issued and published in accordance with sections 
751(a) and 777(i)(1) of the Act, and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4).

    Dated: May 4, 2020.
James Maeder,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty 
Operations.
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