Stainless Steel Sheet and Strip in Coils From the Republic of Korea: Initiation of Countervailing Duty Changed Circumstances Review
In response to a March 22, 2006, request by Hyundai Steel Company (Hyundai), claiming to be the successor-in-interest to INI Steel Company (INI), the Department of Commerce (the Department) is initiating a changed circumstances review of the countervailing duty (CVD) order on stainless steel sheet and strip in coils (SSSSC) from the Republic of Korea (Korea). Hyundai claims that INI changed its corporate name to Hyundai effective March 10, 2006. Therefore, Hyundai maintains it is entitled to INI's cash deposit rate for the CVD order on SSSSC from Korea. Interested parties are invited to comment on this notice of initiation.
Certain Softwood Lumber Products from Canada: Notice of Initiation of Antidumping Duty New Shipper Review
The Department of Commerce (the Department) has received a request to conduct a new shipper review of the antidumping duty (AD) order on certain softwood lumber from Canada. In accordance with section 751(a)(2)(B) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), and 19 CFR 351.214(d) (2005), we are initiating an AD new shipper review for Terrace Lumber Company (Terrace).
Notice of Meetings
The Commerce Department's International Trade Administration (ITA) and its U.S. Commercial Service posts in India will host a U.S. delegation to the India Business Summit to be led by Under Secretary for International Trade Franklin L. Lavin, November 29-30, 2006, followed by spin-off missions in six Indian cities, December 4-5, 2006. Leaders of U.S. business, industry, education, and state and local government are among those encouraged to take part in the Summit, where strategic breakout sessions will provide access to India's high-level business, industry, and government representatives and insights into the country's trade and investment climate. Following the Summit, the U.S. Commercial Service posts in India will concurrently host spin-off missions for U.S. exporters in Bangalore, Calcutta, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, and New Delhi. The spin-off missions will be open to qualified U.S. business representatives in a wide range of sectors and will include market briefings, networking receptions, and one-on-one business appointments with prospective agents, distributors, partners, and end-users.
Wooden Bedroom Furniture From The People's Republic of China: Notice of Partial Rescission of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
On March 7, 2006, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') initiated the first administrative review of the antidumping duty order on wooden bedroom furniture from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'') covering the period June 24, 2004, through December 31, 2005. See Notice of Initiation of Administrative Review of the Antidumping Duty Order on Wooden Bedroom Furniture from the People's Republic of China, 71 FR 11394 (March 7, 2006) (``Initiation Notice''). Between March 7, 2006, and June 5, 2006, several parties withdrew their requests for review. Therefore, the Department is rescinding the administrative review of sales of wooden bedroom furniture with respect to the entities for whom all review requests have been withdrawn.
The President's Export Council: Meeting of the President's Export Council
The President's Export Council will hold a meeting to discuss topics related to export expansion. The meeting will include discussion of trade priorities and initiatives, PEC subcommittee activity and proposed letters of recommendation to the President. The PEC was established on December 20, 1973, and reconstituted May 4, 1979, to advise the President on matters relating to U.S. trade. It was most recently renewed by Executive Order 13316.