Circular Welded Carbon-Quality Steel Pipe From Oman: Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2018-2019, 42351-42352 [2020-15163]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 135 / Tuesday, July 14, 2020 / Notices 751(a)(2) of the Act: (1) The cash deposit rate for TFM will be 4.61 percent, the weighted-average dumping margin established in the final results of this administrative review; (2) for merchandise exported by companies not covered in this review but covered in a prior segment of this proceeding, the cash deposit rate will continue to be the company-specific rate published for the most recent period; (3) if the exporter is not a firm covered in this review, a prior review, or the original investigation but the producer is, then the cash deposit rate will be the rate established for the most recently completed segment for the producer of the merchandise; (4) the cash deposit rate for all other producers or exporters will continue to be 6.19 percent, the all-others rate established in the less-than-fair-value investigation, adjusted for the export-subsidy rate in the companion countervailing duty investigation. These cash deposit requirements, when imposed, shall remain in effect until further notice. 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 period of review. Failure to comply with this requirement could result in Commerce’s presumption that reimbursement of antidumping duties occurred and the subsequent assessment of double antidumping duties. Notification Regarding Administrative Protective Orders This notice also serves as a reminder to parties subject to administrative protective order (APO) of their responsibility concerning the destruction of proprietary information disclosed under APO in accordance with 19 CFR 351.305(a)(3). 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 subject to sanction. Notification to Interested Parties Commerce is issuing and publishing these results in accordance with sections 751(a)(1) and 777(i) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.221(b)(5). Dated: July 8, 2020. Jeffrey I. Kessler, Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Compliance. [FR Doc. 2020–15152 Filed 7–13–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:58 Jul 13, 2020 Jkt 250001 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–523–812] Circular Welded Carbon-Quality Steel Pipe From Oman: Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2018–2019 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is partially rescinding the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on circular welded carbon-quality steel pipe from Oman for the period of review (POR) December 1, 2018 through November 30, 2019. DATES: Applicable July 14, 2020. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dennis McClure or Robert Palmer, AD/ CVD Operations, Office VIII, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–5973 or (202) 482–9068, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: Background On December 6, 2019, Commerce published a notice of opportunity to request an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on circular welded carbon-quality steel pipe from Oman.1 Pursuant to requests from interested parties, Commerce initiated an administrative review with respect to four companies, in accordance with section 751(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act).2 Subsequent to the initiation of the administrative review, the domestic interested parties 3 timely withdrew their request for an administrative review of three companies, as discussed below. No other party requested an administrative review of these companies. Partial Rescission of Administrative Review Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), Commerce will rescind an administrative review, in whole or in part, if the party that requested a review 1 See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request Administrative Review, 84 FR 66880 (December 6, 2019). 2 See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 85 FR 6896 (February 6, 2020) (Initiation Notice). 3 Collectively, the domestic interested parties are Nucor Tubular Products Inc., Wheatland Tube Company, and Bull Moose Tube. PO 00000 Frm 00006 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 42351 withdraws its request within 90 days of the date of publication of the notice of initiation.4 The request for an administrative review was withdrawn by the established deadline for the following companies: Al Samna Metal Manufacturing & Trading Company LLC; Bollore Logistics (Oman) LLC; and Transworld Shipping Trading & Logistics Services LLC.5 As a result, Commerce is rescinding this review with respect to these three companies, in accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1). The review will continue with respect to Al Jazeera Steel Products Co. SAOG.6 Assessment Commerce will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries. For the companies for which this review is rescinded, 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)(l)(i). Commerce intends to issue appropriate assessment instructions to CBP 15 days after publication of this notice. 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 the presumption that reimbursement of antidumping duties occurred and the subsequent assessment of doubled antidumping duties. Notification Regarding Administrative Protective Orders This notice also serves as a 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, which continues 4 On April 24, 2020, Commerce decided to toll all deadlines in administrative reviews by 50 days. 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. Therefore, Commerce tolled the deadline for the withdrawal of the request for this administrative review until June 25, 2020. 5 See Domestic Interested Parties’ Letter, ‘‘Circular Welded Carbon-Quality Steel Pipe from Oman: Partial Withdrawal of Request for Administrative Review,’’ dated June 25, 2020. 6 See Initiation Notice, 85 FR at 6898. E:\FR\FM\14JYN1.SGM 14JYN1 42352 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 135 / Tuesday, July 14, 2020 / Notices 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)(l) of the Act, and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4). Dated: July 8, 2020. James Maeder, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations. [FR Doc. 2020–15163 Filed 7–13–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–580–890] Emulsion Styrene-Butadiene Rubber From Republic of Korea: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2017–2018 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) finds that the producers/ exporters subject to this administrative review made sales of emulsion styrenebutadiene rubber (ESB rubber) from the Republic of Korea (Korea) at less than normal value during the period of review (POR) February 24, 2017 through August 31, 2018. DATES: Applicable July 14, 2020. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Eliza Siordia, 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) 482–3878. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: Background This review covers seven producers and/or exporters of the subject merchandise. Commerce selected one mandatory respondent for individual examination: LG Chem, Ltd. (LG Chem). The producers/exporters which were not selected for individual examination are listed in the ‘‘Final Results of the Administrative Review’’ section of this notice. On November 15, 2018, we published our initiation of an administrative VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:58 Jul 13, 2020 Jkt 250001 review of the antidumping duty order on ESB rubber from Korea.1 On November 26, 2019, we published the Preliminary Results of this administrative review.2 On December 30, 2019, Lion Elastomers, LLC (the petitioner) submitted a case brief.3 On January 6, 2020, LG Chem submitted a rebuttal brief.4 On March 2, 2020, we extended the deadline for the final results of this review to May 21, 2020.5 On April 24, 2020, Commerce tolled all deadlines in administrative reviews by 50 days, thereby extending the deadline for these final results until July 10, 2020.6 Commerce conducted this administrative review in accordance with section 751 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act). Scope of the Order The merchandise covered by this order is cold-polymerized emulsion styrene-butadiene rubber.7 The subject merchandise is currently classifiable under subheadings 4002.19.0015 and 4002.19.0019 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS). Although the HTSUS subheadings are provided for convenience and customs purposes, the written description of the scope of the order is dispositive. Analysis of Comments Received All issues raised by the parties in their case and rebuttal briefs are listed in the appendix to this notice and are addressed in the Issues and Decision Memorandum. The Issues and Decision Memorandum is a public document and 1 See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 83 FR 57411 (November 15, 2018). 2 See Emulsion Styrene-Butadiene Rubber from the Republic of Korea: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2017– 2018, 84 FR 65114 (November 26, 2019) (Preliminary Results), and accompanying Preliminary Decision Memorandum (PDM). 3 See Petitioner’s Letter, ‘‘Case Brief,’’ dated December 30, 2019. 4 See LG Chem’s Letter, ‘‘LG Chem’s Rebuttal Brief,’’ dated January 6, 2020; see also LG Chem’s Letter, ‘‘Errata to LG Chem’s Rebuttal Brief,’’ dated January 7, 2020. 5 See Memorandum, ‘‘Emulsion StyreneButadiene Rubber from the Republic of Korea: Extension of Deadline for Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, 2017– 2018,’’ dated March 2, 2020. 6 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. 7 For a full description of the scope, see Memorandum, ‘‘Decision Memorandum for the Final Results of the Administrative Review of the Antidumping Duty Order: Emulsion StyreneButadiene Rubber from the Republic of Korea; 2017–2018,’’ dated concurrently with, and hereby adopted by, this notice (Issues and Decision Memorandum). PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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. In addition, a complete version of the Issues and Decision Memorandum can be accessed directly 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. Changes to the Preliminary Results In the Preliminary Results, we found that LG Chem was entitled to a constructed export price (CEP) offset.8 After further review, we find that a CEP offset is not warranted for LG Chem.9 Additionally, we have incorporated several minor changes in the margin program.10 For a discussion of the above-referenced changes, see the ‘‘Changes to the Preliminary Results’’ section of the Issues and Decision Memorandum. Rates for Non-Examined Companies As a result of this review, we calculated a weighted-average dumping margin for LG Chem. Accordingly, Commerce has assigned to the companies not selected for individual examination the margin calculated for LG Chem. Final Results of the Administrative Review The weighted-average dumping margins for the final results of this administrative review are as follows: Exporter/producer LG Chem, Ltd ........................... Daewoo International Corporation 11 ..................................... Kumho Petrochemical Co. Ltd Sungsan International Co, Ltd .. WE International Co., Ltd ......... Kukje Trading Corp .................. Hyundai Glovis Co., Ltd ........... Weightedaverage dumping margin (percent) 4.19 4.19 4.19 4.19 4.19 4.19 4.19 Disclosure We will disclose to interested parties the calculations performed in 8 See PDM at VII.C. Issues and Decision Memorandum at Comment 1. 10 See Memorandum, ‘‘Final Results Analysis Memorandum for LG Chem, Ltd.,’’ dated concurrently with this notice. 11 We note that in the Initiation Notice, we spelled the name of Daewoo International Corporation as ‘‘Daewoo International Corporatin.’’ However, the spelling should have been ‘‘Daewoo 9 See E:\FR\FM\14JYN1.SGM 14JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 135 (Tuesday, July 14, 2020)]
[Notices]
[Pages 42351-42352]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

[A-523-812]


Circular Welded Carbon-Quality Steel Pipe From Oman: Partial 
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 partially rescinding 
the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on circular 
welded carbon-quality steel pipe from Oman for the period of review 
(POR) December 1, 2018 through November 30, 2019.

DATES: Applicable July 14, 2020.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dennis McClure or Robert Palmer, AD/
CVD Operations, Office VIII, Enforcement and Compliance, International 
Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution 
Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-5973 or (202) 
482-9068, respectively.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    On December 6, 2019, Commerce published a notice of opportunity to 
request an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on 
circular welded carbon-quality steel pipe from Oman.\1\ Pursuant to 
requests from interested parties, Commerce initiated an administrative 
review with respect to four companies, in accordance with section 
751(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act).\2\ Subsequent 
to the initiation of the administrative review, the domestic interested 
parties \3\ timely withdrew their request for an administrative review 
of three companies, as discussed below. No other party requested an 
administrative review of these companies.
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    \1\ See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or 
Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request Administrative 
Review, 84 FR 66880 (December 6, 2019).
    \2\ See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty 
Administrative Reviews, 85 FR 6896 (February 6, 2020) (Initiation 
Notice).
    \3\ Collectively, the domestic interested parties are Nucor 
Tubular Products Inc., Wheatland Tube Company, and Bull Moose Tube.
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Partial Rescission of Administrative Review

    Pursuant to 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), Commerce will rescind an 
administrative review, in whole or in part, if the party that requested 
a review withdraws its request within 90 days of the date of 
publication of the notice of initiation.\4\ The request for an 
administrative review was withdrawn by the established deadline for the 
following companies: Al Samna Metal Manufacturing & Trading Company 
LLC; Bollore Logistics (Oman) LLC; and Transworld Shipping Trading & 
Logistics Services LLC.\5\ As a result, Commerce is rescinding this 
review with respect to these three companies, in accordance with 19 CFR 
351.213(d)(1). The review will continue with respect to Al Jazeera 
Steel Products Co. SAOG.\6\
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    \4\ On April 24, 2020, Commerce decided to toll all deadlines in 
administrative reviews by 50 days. 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. Therefore, Commerce tolled the deadline for 
the withdrawal of the request for this administrative review until 
June 25, 2020.
    \5\ See Domestic Interested Parties' Letter, ``Circular Welded 
Carbon-Quality Steel Pipe from Oman: Partial Withdrawal of Request 
for Administrative Review,'' dated June 25, 2020.
    \6\ See Initiation Notice, 85 FR at 6898.
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Assessment

    Commerce will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to 
assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries. For the companies 
for which this review is rescinded, 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)(l)(i). Commerce 
intends to issue appropriate assessment instructions to CBP 15 days 
after publication of this notice.

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 the presumption that 
reimbursement of antidumping duties occurred and the subsequent 
assessment of doubled antidumping duties.

Notification Regarding Administrative Protective Orders

    This notice also serves as a 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, which continues

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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)(l) of the Act, and 19 CFR 351.213(d)(4).

    Dated: July 8, 2020.
James Maeder,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty 
Operations.
[FR Doc. 2020-15163 Filed 7-13-20; 8:45 am]
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