Defense Intelligence Agency September 2015 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Corporation for Travel Promotion (dba Brand USA)
Document Number: 2015-22686
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-09
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
The Department of Commerce is currently seeking additional applications from travel and tourism leaders from the restaurant sector for membership on the Board of Directors (Board) of the Corporation for Travel Promotion (dba Brand USA). The purpose of the Board is to guide the Corporation for Travel Promotion on matters relating to the promotion of the United States and communication of travel facilitation issues, among other tasks. On June 22, 2015, we published in the Federal Register a ``Notice of an opportunity seeking applications from travel and tourism industry leaders from specific industries for membership on the Board of Directors of the Corporation for Travel Promotion (dba Brand USA)'' (80 FR 35627), and on June 26, 2015, we published ``The Department of Commerce is currently seeking applications from travel and tourism leaders from specific industries for membership on the Board of Directors (Board) of the Corporation for Travel Promotion (dba Brand USA) (80 FR 36767), announcing membership opportunities from four specific industry sectors on the Board of Directors of the Corporation for Travel Promotion. The application period closed on August 7, 2015. We are now reopening the application period to solicit additional applications specifically from the restaurant sector. This notice supplements the notices of June 22, 2015, and June 26, 2015. There were insufficient applicants from the restaurant sector, and the open period for making application in this sector and this sector only is now reopened to solicit additional applicants. Interested parties who have already applied for this position in response to those Federal Register notices do not need to re-apply.
Certain Hot-Rolled Steel Flat Products From Brazil, the Republic of Korea, and Turkey: Initiation of Countervailing Duty Investigations
Document Number: 2015-22556
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-09
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
Aerospace Executive Service Trade Mission at Singapore Airshow; February 15-19, 2016
Document Number: 2015-22072
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-08
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire Strand From the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Expedited First Sunset Review of Countervailing Duty Order
Document Number: 2015-22067
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-04
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
As a result of this sunset review, the Department of Commerce (the ``Department'') finds that revocation of the countervailing duty (``CVD'') order on prestressed concrete steel wire strand (``PC Strand'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'') would likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of countervailable subsidies at the level indicated in the ``Final Results of Review'' section of this notice.
Large Power Transformers From the Republic of Korea: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2013-2014
Document Number: 2015-22066
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-04
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on large power transformers (LPTs) from the Republic of Korea (Korea).\1\ The period of review (POR) is August 1, 2013, through July 31, 2014. The review covers five producers/exporters of the subject merchandise, Hyosung Corporation (Hyosung), Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (Hyundai), ILJIN, ILJIN Electric Co., Ltd. (ILJIN Electric), and LSIS Co., Ltd. (LSIS). We preliminarily determine that sales of subject merchandise by Hyosung and Hyundai, the two companies selected for individual examination, were made at less than normal value during the POR. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results.
Certain Steel Nails From the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Preliminary Determination of No Shipments; 2013-2014
Document Number: 2015-22065
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-04
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
The Department of Commerce (``Department'') is conducting the sixth administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain steel nails (``nails'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'').\1\ The Department selected two respondents for individual review.\2\ The Department preliminarily determines that Stanley sold subject merchandise in the United States at prices below normal value (``NV'') during the period of review (``POR''), August 1, 2013, through July 31, 2014. The Department also preliminarily determines that Shandong Oriental Cherry failed to cooperate to the best of its ability in participating in the review, warranting the application of facts otherwise available with adverse inferences, and that it is part of the PRC-wide entity. If these preliminary results are adopted in the final results, the Department will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (``CBP'') to assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries of subject merchandise during the POR. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results.
U.S. Institutional Investor Roadshow
Document Number: 2015-21973
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-03
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
The Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, Global Markets, Office of Africa is seeking representatives of 15 U.S. institutional investors to participate in the launch of the U.S. Institutional Investor Roadshow. The Roadshow will provide a platform for U.S. institutional investors and African government representatives to discuss and implement best practices for reducing governance risk, strengthening capital markets and increasing long-term investment flows. The program is designed to help U.S. financial institutions and exporters participate in large-scale business opportunities arising from transformational infrastructure projects in Africa. Representatives of several African governments, including one or more heads of state, are expected to participate in the launch event. U.S. institutional investors and U.S. investment fund managers that represent U.S. institutional investors are invited to express interest in participating in the launch event and on-going roadshow.
Floor-Standing, Metal-Top Ironing Tables and Certain Parts Thereof From the People's Republic of China: Final Results of the Expedited Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: 2015-21946
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-03
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
On May 1, 2015, the Department initiated the second sunset review of the Order on Floor-Standing, Metal-Top Ironing Tables and Certain Parts Thereof (ironing tables) from the People's Republic of China (PRC) pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act).\1\ The Department determined that it was appropriate to conduct an expedited review. The Department finds that revocation of this antidumping duty order would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping up to the rate identified in the ``Final Results of Review'' section of this notice.
Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews
Document Number: 2015-21777
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-02
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
The Department of Commerce (``the Department'') has received requests to conduct administrative reviews of various antidumping and countervailing duty orders and findings with July anniversary dates. In accordance with the Department's regulations, we are initiating those administrative reviews.
Certain Pasta From Turkey: Initiation of Antidumping Duty New Shipper Review
Document Number: 2015-21776
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-02
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is initiating a new shipper review of the antidumping duty order on certain pasta from Turkey involving DURUM Gida Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S. (Durum).
Uncovered Innerspring Units From the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2013-2014
Document Number: 2015-21775
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-02
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
On February 23, 2015, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') published in the Federal Register the preliminary results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on uncovered innerspring units (``innersprings'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'') covering the period February 1, 2013, through January 31, 2014.\1\ The Department gave interested parties an opportunity to comment on the Preliminary Results. Based on our analysis of these comments, our final results remain unchanged from the Preliminary Results.
Purified Carboxymethylcellulose From the Netherlands: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2013-2014
Document Number: 2015-21773
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-02
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
On June 8, 2015, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published the preliminary results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty (AD) order on purified carboxymethylcellulose (CMC) from the Netherlands.\1\ We invited interested parties to comment on the Preliminary Results. We received no comments or requests for a hearing. Therefore, for the final results, we continue to find that sales of subject merchandise by Akzo Nobel Functional Chemicals, B.V./ AkzoNobel Chemicals AG (Akzo Nobel) were not made at less than normal value during the period of review (POR).\2\
Certain Preserved Mushrooms From Chile, India, Indonesia and the People's Republic of China: Continuation of the Antidumping Duty Orders
Document Number: 2015-21771
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-02
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
As a result of the determinations by the Department of Commerce (the Department) and the International Trade Commission (ITC) in their five year (sunset) reviews that revocation of the antidumping duty (AD) orders on certain preserved mushrooms (mushrooms) from Chile, India, Indonesia and the People's Republic of China (PRC) would likely lead to a continuation or recurrence of dumping and material injury to an industry in the United States, the Department is publishing a notice of continuation of the AD orders on mushrooms from Chile, India, Indonesia, and the PRC.
Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags From Thailand: Notice of Final Results of Antidumping Duty Changed Circumstances Review
Document Number: 2015-21769
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-02
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
The Department of Commerce (the Department) has determined that TPBI Public Company Limited (TPBI) is the successor-in-interest to Thai Plastic Bags Industries Company Limited (Thai Plastic Bags Company) for purposes of the antidumping duty order on polyethylene retail carrier bags (PRCBs) from Thailand and, as such, will be entitled to Thai Plastic Bags Company's exclusion from the antidumping duty order.
Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Opportunity To Request Administrative Review
Document Number: 2015-21635
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-01
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
Initiation of Five-Year (“Sunset”) Review
Document Number: 2015-21633
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-01
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
In accordance with section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (``the Act''), the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') is automatically initiating the five-year review (``Sunset Review'') of the antidumping and countervailing duty (``AD/ CVD'') orders listed below. The International Trade Commission (``the Commission'') is publishing concurrently with this notice its notice of Institution of Five-Year Review which covers the same orders.
Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation; Advance Notification of Sunset Reviews
Document Number: 2015-21630
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-01
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
Meeting of the United States Manufacturing Council
Document Number: 2015-21629
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-01
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
The United States Manufacturing Council (Council) will hold the third meeting of the current members' term by teleconference on Wednesday, September 16, 2015. The Council was established in April 2004 to advise the Secretary of Commerce on matters relating to the U.S. manufacturing industry. The purpose of the meeting is for Council members to review and deliberate on recommendations developed by the Trade, Tax Policy, and Export Growth subcommittee looking at issues of funding of federal transportation infrastructure and long-term reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank of the United States for consideration by the Manufacturing Council. The agenda may change to accommodate Council business. The final agenda will be posted on the Department of Commerce Web site for the Council at http://trade.gov/manufacturingcouncil, at least one week in advance of the meeting.
Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness: Notice of Public Meetings
Document Number: 2015-21622
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-01
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed topics of discussion for public meetings of the Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness (Committee).
Export Trade Certificate of Review
Document Number: 2015-21570
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-01
Agency: Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Defense Intelligence Agency
The Secretary of Commerce, through the Office of Trade and Economic Analysis (``OTEA''), issued an amended Export Trade Certificate of Review to the California Almond Export Association, LLC (``CAEA'') on August 17, 2015. The previous amendment was issued on May 6, 2015.