Request for Applicants for Appointment to the United States-Brazil CEO Forum, 9313-9314 [2022-03519]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 87, No. 34 / Friday, February 18, 2022 / Notices U.S. Census Bureau, telephone 301– 763–3815. For TTY callers, please use the Federal Relay Service at 1–800–877– 8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The NAC provides technical expertise to address Census Bureau program needs and objectives. The members of the NAC are appointed by the Director of the Census Bureau. The NAC has been established in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Title 5, United States Code, Appendix 2, Section 10). All meetings are open to the public. A brief period will be set aside during the virtual meeting for public comments on March 7, 2022. However, individuals with extensive questions or statements must submit them in writing to shana.j.banks@census.gov, (subject line ‘‘NAC Differential Privacy Virtual Meeting Public Comment’’). Robert L. Santos, Director, Census Bureau, approved the publication of this Notice in the Federal Register. Dated: February 14, 2022. Sheleen Dumas, Department PRA Clearance Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Commerce Department. [FR Doc. 2022–03548 Filed 2–17–22; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–07–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration Request for Applicants for Appointment to the United StatesBrazil CEO Forum International Trade Administration (ITA), Department of Commerce (DOC). ACTION: Solicitation of applications. AGENCY: In March 2007, the Governments of the United States and Brazil established the U.S.-Brazil CEO Forum (Forum). This notice announces the opportunity for up to twelve individuals for appointment to the U.S. Section of the Forum for a three-year term starting May 1, 2022 and ending May 1, 2025. Nominations received in response to this notice will also be considered for on-going appointments to fill any future vacancies that may arise before May 1, 2025. DATES: Applications for current consideration should be received no later than the close of business on April 1, 2022. After that date, applications will continue to be accepted through April 30, 2025, to fill any new vacancies that may arise. jspears on DSK121TN23PROD with NOTICES1 SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:54 Feb 17, 2022 Jkt 256001 For inquiries and to request an application, please contact Christopher Di Trolio, Office of Latin America and the Caribbean, U.S. Department of Commerce, by email at Christopher.DiTrolio@trade.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Christopher Di Trolio, (202) 823–0530, Office of Latin America and the Caribbean, U.S. Department of Commerce. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Secretary of Commerce and the Director of the National Economic Council, together with the Brazilian Minister of Economy and the Planalto Casa Civil Minister (Presidential Chief of Staff), cochair the U.S.-Brazil CEO Forum (Forum), pursuant to the Terms of Reference signed in March 2007 by the U.S. and Brazilian governments, as amended, which set forth the objectives and structure of the Forum. The Terms of Reference may be viewed at: https:// www.trade.gov/us-brazil-ceo-forumterms-reference/. The Forum, consisting of both private and public sector members, brings together leaders of the respective business communities of the United States and Brazil to discuss issues of mutual interest, particularly ways to strengthen the economic and commercial ties between the two countries. The Forum consists of the U.S. and Brazilian Government cochairs and a Committee comprised of private sector members. The Committee is composed of two Sections, each consisting of approximately ten to twelve members from the private sector, representing the views and interests of the private sector business community in the United States and Brazil. Each government appoints the members to its respective Section. The Committee provides joint recommendations to the two governments that reflect private sector views, needs, and concerns regarding the creation of an economic environment in which their respective private sectors can partner, thrive, and enhance bilateral commercial ties to expand trade between the United States and Brazil. This notice seeks candidates to fill up to twelve positions on the U.S. Section of the Forum as well as any future vacancies that may arise before May 1, 2025. Each candidate must be the Chief Executive Officer or President, or equivalent chief executive of a company that is: (1) U.S.-owned or controlled, (2) is incorporated in or has its main headquarters or principal place of business in the United States, and (3) is currently conducting business in both countries. Each candidate also must be a U.S. citizen or otherwise legally ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 9313 authorized to work in the United States and able to travel to Brazil and locations in the United States to attend official Forum meetings as well as independent U.S. Section and Committee meetings. Travel and in-person activities are contingent upon safety and health conditions in the United States and Brazil. Should safety or health conditions not be appropriate for travel and/or in-person activities, a meeting may be postponed or a virtual meeting may be scheduled instead. In addition, the candidate must not be registered nor required to be registered as a foreign agent under the Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended. Evaluation of applications for membership in the U.S. Section by eligible individuals will be based on who will be best carry out the objectives of the Forum and will include the following criteria: (1) A demonstrated commitment by the individual’s company to the Brazilian market either through exports or investment. (2) A demonstrated strong interest in Brazil and its economic development. (3) The ability to offer a broad perspective and business experience to the discussions. (4) The ability to address cross-cutting issues that affect the entire business community. (5) The ability to initiate and be responsible for activities in which the Forum will be active. (6) A demonstrated commitment by the individual and/or the individual’s company, particularly through activities in Brazil, to: • Support inclusive economic growth; • uphold worker rights and labor standards in its global supply chain; • tackle the COVID–19 pandemic and bolster public health efforts; • strengthen the resiliency of U.S. supply chains; • advance environmental sustainability; and • address climate change. The U.S. Section of the Forum should include members who represent a diversity of business sectors. Applications from individuals representing companies in all sectors and of all sizes will be considered. The Department of Commerce is committed to achieving diversity in the membership of the U.S. Section of the Forum to the maximum extent permitted by law and consistent with the need for balanced industry representation. Where possible, the Department of Commerce will also consider the ethnic, racial, and gender diversity of the United States. E:\FR\FM\18FEN1.SGM 18FEN1 9314 Federal Register / Vol. 87, No. 34 / Friday, February 18, 2022 / Notices U.S. members will receive no compensation for their participation in Forum-related activities. Individual members will be responsible for all travel and related expenses associated with their participation in the Forum, including attendance at Forum and Section meetings. Only appointed members may participate in official Forum meetings; substitutes and alternates will not be designated. According to the current Terms of Reference, members are normally to serve three-year terms, but may be reappointed. Members serve at the discretion of the Secretary. To be considered for membership in the U.S. Section, please submit the following information as instructed in the ADDRESSES and DATE captions above: Full legal name(s) and title(s) of the applicant, the applicant company’s name, place of incorporation, main headquarters address, and principal place of business address (if different); size of the company; size of company’s export trade (at minimum, revenue and employee count), investment, and nature of operations or interest in Brazil; and a brief statement describing the candidate’s qualifications that should be considered, including information about the candidate’s ability to initiate and be responsible for activities in which the Forum will be active. The application should also include sufficient information to demonstrate the applicant’s company is U.S.-owned or controlled, which may include, for example, an affirmation from the company that a majority of its voting stock is owned by U.S. citizens or other U.S. entities, an affirmation that a majority of its board of directors are U.S. citizens, or other indicia of U.S. ownership or control. Candidates who have previously been members of the U.S. Section will need to submit new application materials if they want to be considered. All candidates will be notified once selections have been made. Authority: 15 U.S.C. 1512. jspears on DSK121TN23PROD with NOTICES1 Dated: February 14, 2022. Alexander Peacher, Director for the Office of Latin America & the Caribbean. [FR Doc. 2022–03519 Filed 2–17–22; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–HE–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:54 Feb 17, 2022 Jkt 256001 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration Notice of Scope Ruling Applications Filed in Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Proceedings Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) received scope ruling applications, requesting that scope inquiries be conducted to determine whether identified products are covered by the scope of antidumping duty (AD) and/or countervailing duty (CVD) orders and that Commerce issue scope rulings pursuant to those inquiries. In accordance with Commerce’s regulations, we are notifying the public of the filing of the scope ruling applications listed below in the month of January 2022. DATES: Applicable February 18, 2022. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda E. Brown, AD/CVD Operations, Customs Liaison Unit, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20230, telephone: (202) 482–4735. Notice of Scope Ruling Applications: In accordance with 19 CFR 351.225(d)(3), we are notifying the public of the following scope ruling applications related to AD and CVD orders and findings filed in or around the month of January 2022. This notification includes, for each scope application: (1) Identification of the AD and/or CVD orders at issue (19 CFR 351.225(c)(1)); (2) concise public descriptions of the products at issue, including the physical characteristics (including chemical, dimensional and technical characteristics) of the products (19 CFR 351.225(c)(2)(ii)); (3) the countries where the products are produced and the countries from where the products are exported (19 CFR 351.225(c)(2)(i)(B)); (4) the full names of the applicants; and (5) the dates that the scope applications were filed with Commerce and the name of the ACCESS scope segment where the scope applications can be found.1 This notice AGENCY: 1 See Regulations to Improve Administration and Enforcement of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Laws, 86 FR 52300, 52316 (September 20, 2021) (Final Rule) (‘‘It is our expectation that the Federal Register list will include, where appropriate, for each scope application the following data: (1) Identification of the AD and/or CVD orders at issue; (2) a concise public summary of the product’s description, including the physical characteristics (including chemical, dimensional and technical characteristics) of the product; (3) the PO 00000 Frm 00008 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 does not include applications which have been rejected and not properly resubmitted. The scope ruling applications listed below are available on Commerce’s online e-filing and document management system, Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Electronic Service System (ACCESS), at https://access.trade.gov. Scope Ruling Applications Certain Steel Trailer Wheels 12 to 16.5 Inches from the People’s Republic of China (China) (A–570–090; C–570– 091); Certain models of passenger vehicle wheels, produced in and exported from China; 2 submitted by Allied Wheel Components, Inc. (Allied Wheel); January 21, 2022; ACCESS scope segments ‘‘Allied Wheel Passenger Vehicle Wheels.’’ Wood Mouldings and Millwork Products from China (A–570–117; C– 570–118); Flat jambs and super and stabled jambs (collectively, composite jambs); 3 produced in and exported from China; submitted by Composite Technology International, Inc. (CTI); January 25, 2022; ACCESS scope segments ‘‘Composite Technology.’’ Notification to Interested Parties This list of scope ruling applications is not an identification of scope inquiries that have been initiated. In accordance with 19 CFR 351.225(d)(1), if Commerce has not rejected a scope ruling application nor initiated the scope inquiry within 30 days after the filing of the application, the application will be deemed accepted and a scope inquiry will be deemed initiated the country(ies) where the product is produced and the country from where the product is exported; (4) the full name of the applicant; and (5) the date that the scope application was filed with Commerce.’’) 2 Allied Wheel’s passenger vehicle wheels are within rim sizes ranging from 16 x 6 in. to 16 x 7 in., with bolt patterns of 8 x 6.5 in. and 8 x 170 mm, with center holes (i.e., hub bore sizes) ranging from 4.57 to 4.93 inches, with load capacity ranging from 2,500 to 3,750, for use in passenger vehicle wheels, classified under HTSUS 8708.70.45.60. The products will be produced in, and exported from, China, with China as the declared country of origin. 3 The composite jambs are predominantly made of composite materials. They are used as part of an interior door frame. The core of the composite jambs is made of 10 mm thick of OSB and is laminated with pine veneer on the face and back. The door stop is made from 9 mm thick layer of MDF. The flat jamb measures approximately 16.67 mm thick, 115.89 mm wide and 2,039.938 mm long and the super and stapled jamb measures approximately 16.67 mm thick, 115.89 mm wide and 2,039.938 mm long. The composite jambs are dadoed on one side and the other side has a flat smooth surface. They are not finger-jointed and/nor edge-glued. The composite jambs and door stop are produced in China, have country of origin of China and are to be imported from China to the United States. CTI believes the HTSUS classification for the composite jambs is HTSUS subheading 4418.99.9590. E:\FR\FM\18FEN1.SGM 18FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 87, Number 34 (Friday, February 18, 2022)]
[Notices]
[Pages 9313-9314]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2022-03519]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


Request for Applicants for Appointment to the United States-
Brazil CEO Forum

AGENCY: International Trade Administration (ITA), Department of 
Commerce (DOC).

ACTION: Solicitation of applications.

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SUMMARY: In March 2007, the Governments of the United States and Brazil 
established the U.S.-Brazil CEO Forum (Forum). This notice announces 
the opportunity for up to twelve individuals for appointment to the 
U.S. Section of the Forum for a three-year term starting May 1, 2022 
and ending May 1, 2025. Nominations received in response to this notice 
will also be considered for on-going appointments to fill any future 
vacancies that may arise before May 1, 2025.

DATES: Applications for current consideration should be received no 
later than the close of business on April 1, 2022. After that date, 
applications will continue to be accepted through April 30, 2025, to 
fill any new vacancies that may arise.

ADDRESSES: For inquiries and to request an application, please contact 
Christopher Di Trolio, Office of Latin America and the Caribbean, U.S. 
Department of Commerce, by email at [email protected].

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Christopher Di Trolio, (202) 823-0530, 
Office of Latin America and the Caribbean, U.S. Department of Commerce.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Secretary of Commerce and the Director 
of the National Economic Council, together with the Brazilian Minister 
of Economy and the Planalto Casa Civil Minister (Presidential Chief of 
Staff), co-chair the U.S.-Brazil CEO Forum (Forum), pursuant to the 
Terms of Reference signed in March 2007 by the U.S. and Brazilian 
governments, as amended, which set forth the objectives and structure 
of the Forum. The Terms of Reference may be viewed at: https://www.trade.gov/us-brazil-ceo-forum-terms-reference/. The Forum, 
consisting of both private and public sector members, brings together 
leaders of the respective business communities of the United States and 
Brazil to discuss issues of mutual interest, particularly ways to 
strengthen the economic and commercial ties between the two countries. 
The Forum consists of the U.S. and Brazilian Government co-chairs and a 
Committee comprised of private sector members. The Committee is 
composed of two Sections, each consisting of approximately ten to 
twelve members from the private sector, representing the views and 
interests of the private sector business community in the United States 
and Brazil. Each government appoints the members to its respective 
Section. The Committee provides joint recommendations to the two 
governments that reflect private sector views, needs, and concerns 
regarding the creation of an economic environment in which their 
respective private sectors can partner, thrive, and enhance bilateral 
commercial ties to expand trade between the United States and Brazil.
    This notice seeks candidates to fill up to twelve positions on the 
U.S. Section of the Forum as well as any future vacancies that may 
arise before May 1, 2025. Each candidate must be the Chief Executive 
Officer or President, or equivalent chief executive of a company that 
is: (1) U.S.-owned or controlled, (2) is incorporated in or has its 
main headquarters or principal place of business in the United States, 
and (3) is currently conducting business in both countries. Each 
candidate also must be a U.S. citizen or otherwise legally authorized 
to work in the United States and able to travel to Brazil and locations 
in the United States to attend official Forum meetings as well as 
independent U.S. Section and Committee meetings. Travel and in-person 
activities are contingent upon safety and health conditions in the 
United States and Brazil. Should safety or health conditions not be 
appropriate for travel and/or in-person activities, a meeting may be 
postponed or a virtual meeting may be scheduled instead. In addition, 
the candidate must not be registered nor required to be registered as a 
foreign agent under the Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as 
amended. Evaluation of applications for membership in the U.S. Section 
by eligible individuals will be based on who will be best carry out the 
objectives of the Forum and will include the following criteria:
    (1) A demonstrated commitment by the individual's company to the 
Brazilian market either through exports or investment.
    (2) A demonstrated strong interest in Brazil and its economic 
development.
    (3) The ability to offer a broad perspective and business 
experience to the discussions.
    (4) The ability to address cross-cutting issues that affect the 
entire business community.
    (5) The ability to initiate and be responsible for activities in 
which the Forum will be active.
    (6) A demonstrated commitment by the individual and/or the 
individual's company, particularly through activities in Brazil, to:
     Support inclusive economic growth;
     uphold worker rights and labor standards in its global 
supply chain;
     tackle the COVID-19 pandemic and bolster public health 
efforts;
     strengthen the resiliency of U.S. supply chains;
     advance environmental sustainability; and
     address climate change.
    The U.S. Section of the Forum should include members who represent 
a diversity of business sectors. Applications from individuals 
representing companies in all sectors and of all sizes will be 
considered.
    The Department of Commerce is committed to achieving diversity in 
the membership of the U.S. Section of the Forum to the maximum extent 
permitted by law and consistent with the need for balanced industry 
representation. Where possible, the Department of Commerce will also 
consider the ethnic, racial, and gender diversity of the United States.

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    U.S. members will receive no compensation for their participation 
in Forum-related activities. Individual members will be responsible for 
all travel and related expenses associated with their participation in 
the Forum, including attendance at Forum and Section meetings. Only 
appointed members may participate in official Forum meetings; 
substitutes and alternates will not be designated. According to the 
current Terms of Reference, members are normally to serve three-year 
terms, but may be reappointed. Members serve at the discretion of the 
Secretary.
    To be considered for membership in the U.S. Section, please submit 
the following information as instructed in the ADDRESSES and DATE 
captions above: Full legal name(s) and title(s) of the applicant, the 
applicant company's name, place of incorporation, main headquarters 
address, and principal place of business address (if different); size 
of the company; size of company's export trade (at minimum, revenue and 
employee count), investment, and nature of operations or interest in 
Brazil; and a brief statement describing the candidate's qualifications 
that should be considered, including information about the candidate's 
ability to initiate and be responsible for activities in which the 
Forum will be active. The application should also include sufficient 
information to demonstrate the applicant's company is U.S.-owned or 
controlled, which may include, for example, an affirmation from the 
company that a majority of its voting stock is owned by U.S. citizens 
or other U.S. entities, an affirmation that a majority of its board of 
directors are U.S. citizens, or other indicia of U.S. ownership or 
control. Candidates who have previously been members of the U.S. 
Section will need to submit new application materials if they want to 
be considered. All candidates will be notified once selections have 
been made.
    Authority: 15 U.S.C. 1512.

    Dated: February 14, 2022.
Alexander Peacher,
Director for the Office of Latin America & the Caribbean.
[FR Doc. 2022-03519 Filed 2-17-22; 8:45 am]
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