Standard Steel Welded Wire Mesh From Mexico, 51491-51492 [2020-18212]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 162 / Thursday, August 20, 2020 / Notices of opening remarks and written testimony, written responses to questions, and postconference briefs. All persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to participate. The Commission made this determination pursuant to § 733(a) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1673b(a)). It completed and filed its determination in this investigation on August 14, 2020. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 5108 (August 2020), entitled Seamless Refined Copper Pipe and Tube from Vietnam: Investigation No. 731–TA– 1528 (Preliminary). By order of the Commission. Issued: August 14, 2020. William Bishop, Supervisory Hearings and Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2020–18201 Filed 8–19–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation Nos. 701–TA–652 and 731– TA–1524–1526 (Preliminary)] Silicon Metal From Bosnia and Herzegovina, Iceland, Kazakhstan, and Malaysia jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES Determinations On the basis of the record 1 developed in the subject investigations, the United States International Trade Commission (‘‘Commission’’) determines, pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (‘‘the Act’’), that there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is materially injured by reason of imports of silicon metal from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Iceland, and Malaysia, provided for in subheadings 2804.69.10 and 2804.69.50 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, that are alleged to be sold in the United States at less than fair value (‘‘LTFV’’) and imports of subject merchandise from Kazakhstan alleged to be subsidized by the Government of Kazakhstan.2 Commencement of Final Phase Investigations Pursuant to section 207.18 of the Commission’s rules, the Commission also gives notice of the commencement of the final phase of its investigations. The Commission will issue a final phase notice of scheduling, which will be published in the Federal Register as 1 The record is defined in § 207.2(f) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 207.2(f)). 2 85 FR 45173 and 85 FR 45177 (July 27, 2020). VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:01 Aug 19, 2020 Jkt 250001 provided in section 207.21 of the Commission’s rules, upon notice from the U.S. Department of Commerce (‘‘Commerce’’) of affirmative preliminary determinations in the investigations under sections 703(b) or 733(b) of the Act, or, if the preliminary determinations are negative, upon notice of affirmative final determinations in those investigations under sections 705(a) or 735(a) of the Act. Parties that filed entries of appearance in the preliminary phase of the investigations need not enter a separate appearance for the final phase of the investigations. Industrial users, and, if the merchandise under investigation is sold at the retail level, representative consumer organizations have the right to appear as parties in Commission antidumping and countervailing duty investigations. The Secretary will prepare a public service list containing the names and addresses of all persons, or their representatives, who are parties to the investigations. Background On June 30, 2020, Globe Specialty Metals, Inc., Beverly, Ohio, and Mississippi Silicon LLC, Burnsville, Mississippi, filed petitions with the Commission and Commerce, alleging that an industry in the United States is materially injured or threatened with material injury by reason of subsidized imports of silicon metal from Kazakhstan and LTFV imports of silicon metal from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Iceland, and Malaysia. Accordingly, effective June 30, 2020, the Commission instituted countervailing duty investigation No. 701–TA–652 and antidumping duty investigation Nos. 731–TA–1524–1526 (Preliminary). Notice of the institution of the Commission’s investigations and of a public conference to be held in connection therewith was given by posting copies of the notice in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, Washington, DC, and by publishing the notice in the Federal Register of July 8, 2020 (85 FR 41063). In light of the restrictions on access to the Commission building due to the COVID–19 pandemic, the Commission conducted its conference through written questions, submissions of opening remarks and written testimony, written responses to questions, and postconference briefs. All persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to participate. The Commission made these determinations pursuant to §§ 703(a) and 733(a) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1671b(a) and 1673b(a)). It completed PO 00000 Frm 00089 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 51491 and filed its determinations in these investigations on August 14, 2020. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 5107 (August 2020), entitled Silicon Metal from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Iceland, Kazakhstan, and Malaysia: Investigation Nos. 701–TA–652 and 731–TA–1524– 1526 (Preliminary). By order of the Commission. Issued: August 14, 2020. William Bishop, Supervisory Hearings and Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2020–18210 Filed 8–19–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation Nos. 701–TA–653 and 731– TA–1527 (Preliminary)] Standard Steel Welded Wire Mesh From Mexico Determinations On the basis of the record 1 developed in the subject investigations, the United States International Trade Commission (‘‘Commission’’) determines, pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (‘‘the Act’’), that there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is materially injured by reason of imports of standard steel welded wire mesh from Mexico, provided for in subheadings 7314.20.00 and 7314.39.00 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, that are alleged to be sold in the United States at less than fair value (‘‘LTFV’’) and to be subsidized by the government of Mexico.2 Commencement of Final Phase Investigations Pursuant to section 207.18 of the Commission’s rules, the Commission also gives notice of the commencement of the final phase of its investigations. The Commission will issue a final phase notice of scheduling, which will be published in the Federal Register as provided in § 207.21 of the Commission’s rules, upon notice from the U.S. Department of Commerce (‘‘Commerce’’) of affirmative preliminary determinations in the investigations under §§ 703(b) or 733(b) of the Act, or, if the preliminary determinations are negative, upon notice of affirmative final determinations in those investigations 1 The record is defined in § 207.2(f) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 207.2(f)). 2 85 FR 45167 (July 27, 2020) and 85 FR 45181 (July 27, 2020). E:\FR\FM\20AUN1.SGM 20AUN1 51492 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 162 / Thursday, August 20, 2020 / Notices under §§ 705(a) or 735(a) of the Act. Parties that filed entries of appearance in the preliminary phase of the investigations need not enter a separate appearance for the final phase of the investigations. Industrial users, and, if the merchandise under investigation is sold at the retail level, representative consumer organizations have the right to appear as parties in Commission antidumping and countervailing duty investigations. The Secretary will prepare a public service list containing the names and addresses of all persons, or their representatives, who are parties to the investigations. jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES Background On June 30, 2020, Insteel Industries Inc., Mount Airy, North Carolina; Mid South Wire Company, Nashville, Tennessee; National Wire LLC, Conroe, Texas; Oklahoma Steel & Wire Co., Madill, Oklahoma; and Wire Mesh Corp., Houston, Texas filed petitions with the Commission and Commerce, alleging that an industry in the United States is materially injured or threatened with material injury by reason of subsidized imports of standard steel welded wire mesh from Mexico and LTFV imports of standard steel welded wire mesh from Mexico. Accordingly, effective June 30, 2020, the Commission instituted countervailing duty investigation No. 701–TA–653 and antidumping duty investigation No. 731–TA–1527 (Preliminary). Notice of the institution of the Commission’s investigations and of a public conference to be held in connection therewith was given by posting copies of the notice in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, Washington, DC, and by publishing the notice in the Federal Register of July 7, 2020 (85 FR 40681). In light of the restrictions on access to the Commission building due to the COVID–19 pandemic, the Commission conducted its conference through written questions, submissions of opening remarks and written testimony, written responses to questions, and postconference briefs. All persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to participate. The Commission made these determinations pursuant to §§ 703(a) and 733(a) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1671b(a) and 1673b(a)). It completed and filed its determinations in these investigations on August 14, 2020. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 5109 (August 2020), entitled Standard Steel Welded Wire Mesh from Mexico: Investigation VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:01 Aug 19, 2020 Jkt 250001 Nos. 701–TA–653 and 731–TA–1527 (Preliminary). By order of the Commission. Issued: August 14, 2020. William Bishop, Supervisory Hearings and Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2020–18212 Filed 8–19–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection Comments Requested; New Data Collection: Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) Tribal Financial Management Center (TFMC) Needs Assessment and Evaluation OMB Package Office for Victims of Crime, Department of Justice. ACTION: 30-Day notice. AGENCY: The Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office for Victims of Crime will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. DATES: The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days for public comment until September 21, 2020. ADDRESSES: Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice to www.reginfo.gov/public/do/ PRAMain. Find this particular information collection by selecting ‘‘Currently under 30-day Review—Open for Public Comments’’ or by using the search function. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: D Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; D Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00090 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; D Evaluate whether and if so, how the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected can be enhanced; and D Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Overview of this information collection: 1. Type of information collection: New Data Collection. 2. The title of the form/collection: OVC TFMC Needs Assessment and Evaluation Package. 3. The agency form number: N/A. Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs, Department of Justice. 4. Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary Respondents: Tribal agencies/entities. Other Possible Respondents: State, Local, and Federal Government; Not-for-profit institutions; other Businesses. Abstract: OVC TFMC Needs Assessment and Evaluation Package is designed to collect the data necessary to address two objectives. First, to provide information about the capacity of American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/ AN) communities to manage the financial aspects of federal awards. This information will help OVC TFMC tailor its resources to support AI/AN communities as they develop and maintain the capacity to successfully manage the financial aspects of their federal awards. Second, this data will allow for the continuous assessment of the satisfaction and outcomes of assistance provided through OVC TFMC for both monitoring and accountability purposes. OVC TFMC will give these forms to recipients of training and technical assistance, users of the website and the virtual support center, tribal advisory council, and other professionals assisting with, or receiving assistance from, OVC TFMC. 5. An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: There are an estimated 9,750 respondents who will require an average of 13 minutes to complete the needs assessment or evaluation forms (ranging from 1 to 60 minutes across evaluation forms, interview guides, and needs assessment surveys). 6. An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the E:\FR\FM\20AUN1.SGM 20AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 162 (Thursday, August 20, 2020)]
[Notices]
[Pages 51491-51492]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-18212]


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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation Nos. 701-TA-653 and 731-TA-1527 (Preliminary)]


Standard Steel Welded Wire Mesh From Mexico

Determinations

    On the basis of the record \1\ developed in the subject 
investigations, the United States International Trade Commission 
(``Commission'') determines, pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (``the 
Act''), that there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the 
United States is materially injured by reason of imports of standard 
steel welded wire mesh from Mexico, provided for in subheadings 
7314.20.00 and 7314.39.00 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the 
United States, that are alleged to be sold in the United States at less 
than fair value (``LTFV'') and to be subsidized by the government of 
Mexico.\2\
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    \1\ The record is defined in Sec.  207.2(f) of the Commission's 
Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 207.2(f)).
    \2\ 85 FR 45167 (July 27, 2020) and 85 FR 45181 (July 27, 2020).
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Commencement of Final Phase Investigations

    Pursuant to section 207.18 of the Commission's rules, the 
Commission also gives notice of the commencement of the final phase of 
its investigations. The Commission will issue a final phase notice of 
scheduling, which will be published in the Federal Register as provided 
in Sec.  207.21 of the Commission's rules, upon notice from the U.S. 
Department of Commerce (``Commerce'') of affirmative preliminary 
determinations in the investigations under Sec. Sec.  703(b) or 733(b) 
of the Act, or, if the preliminary determinations are negative, upon 
notice of affirmative final determinations in those investigations

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under Sec. Sec.  705(a) or 735(a) of the Act. Parties that filed 
entries of appearance in the preliminary phase of the investigations 
need not enter a separate appearance for the final phase of the 
investigations. Industrial users, and, if the merchandise under 
investigation is sold at the retail level, representative consumer 
organizations have the right to appear as parties in Commission 
antidumping and countervailing duty investigations. The Secretary will 
prepare a public service list containing the names and addresses of all 
persons, or their representatives, who are parties to the 
investigations.

Background

    On June 30, 2020, Insteel Industries Inc., Mount Airy, North 
Carolina; Mid South Wire Company, Nashville, Tennessee; National Wire 
LLC, Conroe, Texas; Oklahoma Steel & Wire Co., Madill, Oklahoma; and 
Wire Mesh Corp., Houston, Texas filed petitions with the Commission and 
Commerce, alleging that an industry in the United States is materially 
injured or threatened with material injury by reason of subsidized 
imports of standard steel welded wire mesh from Mexico and LTFV imports 
of standard steel welded wire mesh from Mexico. Accordingly, effective 
June 30, 2020, the Commission instituted countervailing duty 
investigation No. 701-TA-653 and antidumping duty investigation No. 
731-TA-1527 (Preliminary).
    Notice of the institution of the Commission's investigations and of 
a public conference to be held in connection therewith was given by 
posting copies of the notice in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. 
International Trade Commission, Washington, DC, and by publishing the 
notice in the Federal Register of July 7, 2020 (85 FR 40681). In light 
of the restrictions on access to the Commission building due to the 
COVID-19 pandemic, the Commission conducted its conference through 
written questions, submissions of opening remarks and written 
testimony, written responses to questions, and postconference briefs. 
All persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to 
participate.
    The Commission made these determinations pursuant to Sec. Sec.  
703(a) and 733(a) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1671b(a) and 1673b(a)). It 
completed and filed its determinations in these investigations on 
August 14, 2020. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC 
Publication 5109 (August 2020), entitled Standard Steel Welded Wire 
Mesh from Mexico: Investigation Nos. 701-TA-653 and 731-TA-1527 
(Preliminary).

    By order of the Commission.
    Issued: August 14, 2020.
William Bishop,
Supervisory Hearings and Information Officer.
[FR Doc. 2020-18212 Filed 8-19-20; 8:45 am]
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