Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance, 67331-67332 [2020-23431]

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE [FR Doc. 2020–23401 Filed 10–21–20; 8:45 am] [FR Doc. 2020–23399 Filed 10–21–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–06–P Bureau of Economic Analysis Bureau of Economic Analysis Advisory Committee Meeting Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) announces a meeting of the Bureau of Economic SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Economic Development Administration Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\22OCN1.SGM 22OCN1 67332 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 205 / Thursday, October 22, 2020 / Notices Notice and opportunity for public comment. ACTION: The Economic Development Administration (EDA) has received petitions for certification of eligibility to SUMMARY: apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance from the firms listed below. Accordingly, EDA has initiated investigations to determine whether increased imports into the United States of articles like or directly competitive with those produced by each of the firms contributed importantly to the total or partial separation of the firms’ workers, or threat thereof, and to a decrease in sales or production of each petitioning firm. LIST OF PETITIONS RECEIVED BY EDA FOR CERTIFICATION OF ELIGIBILITY TO APPLY FOR TRADE ADJUSTMENT ASSISTANCE [10/1/2020 through 10/8/2020] Date accepted for investigation Firm name Firm address MacDonald and Owen Veneer and Lumber Company, Inc. Center Tool Company, Inc ...................... 1500 West City Highway 16, West Salem, WI 54669. 250 Industrial Drive, Hampshire, IL 60140. 3780 Highway 281 SE, Jamestown, ND 58401. 14015 South Van Dyke Road, Plainfield, IL 60544. DuraTech Industries International, Inc .... Ultimate Machining & Engineering, Inc ... Any party having a substantial interest in these proceedings may request a public hearing on the matter. A written request for a hearing must be submitted to the Trade Adjustment Assistance Division, Room 71030, Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC 20230, no later than ten (10) calendar days following publication of this notice. These petitions are received pursuant to section 251 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended. Please follow the requirements set forth in EDA’s regulations at 13 CFR 315.9 for procedures to request a public hearing. The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance official number and title for the program under which these petitions are submitted is 11.313, Trade Adjustment Assistance for Firms. Bryan Borlik, Director. [FR Doc. 2020–23431 Filed 10–21–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–WH–P International Trade Administration [A–570–836] Glycine From the People’s Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Preliminary Determination of No Shipments; 2019–2020 Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is conducting an administrative review of the VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:35 Oct 21, 2020 Jkt 253001 10/5/2020 10/6/2020 10/6/2020 antidumping duty order on glycine from the People’s Republic of China (China), covering the period March 1, 2019 through February 29, 2020. Commerce preliminarily determines that Studio Disrupt, Mulji Mehta Enterprises (Mulji Mehta), Kumar Industries (Kumar), and Baoding Mantong Fine Chemistry Co., Ltd. (Baoding Mantong) did not have shipments of subject merchandise during the period of review (POR). Additionally, Commerce preliminarily finds Avid Organics Private Limited (Avid) to be part of the China-wide entity. Interested parties are invited to comment on this preliminary determination. Applicable October 22, 2020. John C. McGowan, 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) 482–3019. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Background DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AGENCY: 10/1/2020 On March 2, 2020, Commerce published a notice of opportunity to request an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on glycine from China for the POR.1 On May 6, 2020, in response to a timely request from the petitioner,2 and in accordance with section 751(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930, 1 See Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Opportunity to Request Administrative Review, 85 FR 12267 (March 2, 2020). 2 The petitioner is GEO Specialty Chemical Inc. See Petitioner’s Letter, ‘‘Glycine from the People’s Republic of China (A–570–836): Request for Administrative Review,’’ dated March 31, 2020. PO 00000 Frm 00003 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Product(s) The firm manufactures hardwood lumber. The firm manufactures miscellaneous metal parts. The firm manufactures wood grinders and wood chippers. The firm manufactures miscellaneous metal parts and assemblies. as amended (the Act), and 19 CFR 351.221(c)(1)(i), we initiated an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on glycine from China with respect to Avid; Studio Disrupt; Mulji Mehta; Kumar; and Baoding Mantong.3 On July 21, 2020, Commerce tolled all deadlines in administrative reviews by 60 days, thereby extending the deadline for these preliminary results until February 1, 2021.4 Scope of the Order The product covered by this antidumping duty order is glycine, which is a free-flowing crystalline material, like salt or sugar. Glycine is produced at varying levels of purity and is used as a sweetener/taste enhancer, a buffering agent, reabsorbable amino acid, chemical intermediate, and a metal complexing agent. This proceeding includes glycine of all purity levels. Glycine is currently classified under subheading 2922.49.4020 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS).5 Although the 3 See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, 85 FR 26931, 26935 (May 6, 2020). 4 See Memorandum, ‘‘Tolling of Deadlines for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews,’’ dated July 21, 2020. In accordance with Commerce’s practice, where a deadline falls on a weekend or federal holiday, the appropriate deadline is the next business day. See Notice of Clarification: Application of ‘‘Next Business Day’’ Rule for Administrative Determination Deadlines Pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930, As Amended, 70 FR 24533 (May 10, 2005). 5 In separate scope rulings, Commerce determined that: (a) D(-) Phenylglycine Ethyl Dane Salt is outside the scope of the order; and (b) PRC-origin glycine exported from India remains the same class or kind of merchandise as the Chinese-origin glycine imported into India. 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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 205 (Thursday, October 22, 2020)]
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[FR Doc No: 2020-23431]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Economic Development Administration


Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To 
Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance

AGENCY: Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of 
Commerce.

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ACTION: Notice and opportunity for public comment.

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SUMMARY: The Economic Development Administration (EDA) has received 
petitions for certification of eligibility to apply for Trade 
Adjustment Assistance from the firms listed below. Accordingly, EDA has 
initiated investigations to determine whether increased imports into 
the United States of articles like or directly competitive with those 
produced by each of the firms contributed importantly to the total or 
partial separation of the firms' workers, or threat thereof, and to a 
decrease in sales or production of each petitioning firm.

   List of Petitions Received By EDA for Certification of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance
                                          [10/1/2020 through 10/8/2020]
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                                                                      Date  accepted
                Firm name                        Firm address               for               Product(s)
                                                                       investigation
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MacDonald and Owen Veneer and Lumber      1500 West City Highway 16,       10/1/2020  The firm manufactures
 Company, Inc.                             West Salem, WI 54669.                       hardwood lumber.
Center Tool Company, Inc................  250 Industrial Drive,            10/5/2020  The firm manufactures
                                           Hampshire, IL 60140.                        miscellaneous metal
                                                                                       parts.
DuraTech Industries International, Inc..  3780 Highway 281 SE,             10/6/2020  The firm manufactures wood
                                           Jamestown, ND 58401.                        grinders and wood
                                                                                       chippers.
Ultimate Machining & Engineering, Inc...  14015 South Van Dyke Road,       10/6/2020  The firm manufactures
                                           Plainfield, IL 60544.                       miscellaneous metal parts
                                                                                       and assemblies.
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    Any party having a substantial interest in these proceedings may 
request a public hearing on the matter. A written request for a hearing 
must be submitted to the Trade Adjustment Assistance Division, Room 
71030, Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of 
Commerce, Washington, DC 20230, no later than ten (10) calendar days 
following publication of this notice. These petitions are received 
pursuant to section 251 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended.
    Please follow the requirements set forth in EDA's regulations at 13 
CFR 315.9 for procedures to request a public hearing. The Catalog of 
Federal Domestic Assistance official number and title for the program 
under which these petitions are submitted is 11.313, Trade Adjustment 
Assistance for Firms.

Bryan Borlik,
Director.
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