International Trade Administration March 19, 2007 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Amended Final Results in Accordance With Court Decision: Heavy Forged Hand Tools from the People's Republic of China
Document Number: E7-4949
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-03-19
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On March 10, 2007, the appeals period expired with respect to a decision of the United States Court of International Trade (``CIT''), which had sustained the final results in part, and the remand determination in part, of the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') in the administrative review of the antidumping duty orders on heavy forged hand tools (``HFHTs'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''), covering the period February 1, 2001, through January 31, 2002. See Shandong Huarong Machinery Co. v. United States and Ames True Temper, Slip Op. 07-3 (Ct. Int'l Trade 2007) (``Shandong Huarong II''). As there is now a final court decision, we are amending the final results of the review in this matter. We will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (``CBP'') to liquidate entries subject to these amended final results.
Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags from the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: E7-4946
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-03-19
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (``the Department'') published the preliminary results of administrative review of the antidumping duty order on polyethylene retail carrier bags (``PRCBs'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'') on September 13, 2006.\1\ The period of review (``POR'') is January 26, 2004, through July 31, 2005. We invited interested parties to comment on the Preliminary Results. Based on our analysis of the comments received, we have made changes to our margin calculations. Therefore, the final results differ from the Preliminary Results. The final dumping margins for this review are listed in the ``Final Results of Review'' section below.
Stainless Steel Bar from Germany: Preliminary Results of New Shipper Review
Document Number: E7-4944
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-03-19
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (``the Department'') is conducting a new shipper review of the antidumping duty order on stainless steel bar from Germany manufactured by Schmiedewerke Groditz GmbH (``SWG''). The period of review (``POR'') covers March 1, 2005, through February 28, 2006. We preliminarily determine that SWG did not make sales of subject merchandise at less than normal value (``NV'') in the United States during the POR. We invite interested parties to comment on these preliminary results.
Stainless Steel Sheet and Strip in Coils from the Republic of Korea: Final Results of Countervailing Duty Changed Circumstances Review
Document Number: E7-4943
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-03-19
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On December 19, 2006, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') published in the Federal Register its preliminary results of the changed circumstances review of the countervailing duty (``CVD'') order on stainless steel sheet and strip in coils (``SSSS'') from the Republic of Korea (``Korea''). See Preliminary Results of Countervailing Duty Changed Circumstances Review: Stainless Steel Sheet and Strip in Coils from the Republic of Korea, 71 FR 75937 (December 19, 2006) (``Preliminary Results''). The Department preliminarily determined that: (1) Hyundai Steel Company (``Hyundai'') is the successor-in-interest to INI Steel Company (``INI''), formerly Inchon Iron and Steel Co., Ltd.; and (2) upon publication of these final results of this review, INI's current CVD cash deposit rate shall be applied to entries of subject merchandise made by Hyundai. We did not receive any comments on our preliminary results and have made no revisions to those results.
Certain Corrosion-Resistant Carbon Steel Flat Products from Canada: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: E7-4942
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-03-19
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On September 11, 2006, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published the preliminary results of its administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain corrosion-resistant carbon steel flat products (CORE) from Canada. See Certain Corrosion- Resistant Carbon Steel Flat Products from Canada: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, 71 FR 53363 (September 11, 2006) (Preliminary Results). The review covers shipments of this merchandise to the United States for the period August 1, 2004 through July 31, 2005, made by Dofasco Inc., Sorevco Inc. (Sorevco), and Do Sol Galva Ltd. (collectively Dofasco), and by Stelco Inc. We gave interested parties an opportunity to comment on our Preliminary Results. Based on our analysis of comments, we have made changes in the margin calculations. Therefore, the final results differ from the preliminary results. For the final dumping margins, see the ``Final Results of Review'' section below.
Oil Country Tubular Goods from Mexico: Notice of NAFTA Panel Decision Not In Harmony With Final Results of Administrative Review
Document Number: E7-4912
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-03-19
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On January 16, 2007, a Bi-National Panel (``Panel'') constituted under the North American Free Trade Agreement (``NAFTA'') affirmed the U.S. Department of Commerce's (``the Department's'') redetermination on remand of the final results of the fourth antidumping duty administrative review on oil country tubular goods from Mexico. See In the Matter of: Oil Country Tubular Goods from Mexico; Final Results of Antidumping Duty Review and Determination Not to Revoke, USA-MEX-2001-1904-05 (January 16, 2007) (``NAFTA Final Decision''). This case arises out of the Department's determination in the final results of administrative review covering the period August 1, 1998, to July 31, 1999. See Oil Country Tubular Goods from Mexico: Final Results of Antidumping Review and Determination Not To Revoke in Part, 66 FR 15832 and accompanying Issues and Decision Memorandum (``Final Results''). Consistent with the decision of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Timken Co. v. United States, 893 F.2d 337 (Fed. Cir. 1990) (``Timken''), the Department is notifying the public that the NAFTA Final Decision and the Notice of Final Panel Action are not in harmony with the Department's Final Results.