International Trade Administration June 2010 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Carbazole Violet Pigment 23 From India: Final Results of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2010-14109
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-11
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On January 7, 2008, the Department of Commerce published in the Federal Register its preliminary results of administrative review of the countervailing duty order on carbazole violet pigment 23 from India for the period January 1, 2007, through December 31, 2007. See Carbazole Violet Pigment 23 from India: Preliminary Results of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review, 75 FR 977 (January 7, 2010) (Preliminary Results).
Certain Welded Carbon Steel Pipe and Tube from Turkey: Notice of Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2010-14106
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-11
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
In response to a request by interested parties, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain welded carbon steel pipe and tube (``welded pipe and tube'') from Turkey. See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews and Requests for Revocation in Part, 74 FR 30052 (June 24, 2009) (``Review Initiation''). This review covers the Borusan Group\1\ (collectively ``Borusan''), Tubeco Pipe and Steel Corporation, Toscelik,\2\ Erbosan, Erciyas Boru Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S. (``Erbosan''), and the Yucel Group companies.\3\ We preliminarily determine that Borusan and Toscelik made sales below normal value (``NV''). If these preliminary results are adopted in our final results, we will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (``CBP'') to assess antidumping duties based on the difference between the export price (``EP'') and the NV. The Yucel Group companies reported that they had no shipments to the United States during the POR. The preliminary results are listed below in the section titled ``Preliminary Results of Review.''
Wire Decking from the People's Republic of China: Final Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value
Document Number: 2010-13977
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-10
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On January 12, 2010, the Department of Commerce (``Department'') published its preliminary determination of sales at less than fair value (``LTFV'') in the antidumping investigation of wire decking from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''). We invited interested parties to comment on our preliminary determination of sales at LTFV. Based on our analysis of the comments we received, we have made changes to our margin calculations for the mandatory respondents. The final dumping margins for this investigation are listed in the ``Final Determination Margins'' section below.
Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From Brazil: Notice of Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2010-13976
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-10
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: Circular Welded Carbon Steel Pipes and Tubes From Taiwan
Document Number: 2010-13974
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-10
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on circular welded carbon steel pipes and tubes from Taiwan for the period May 1, 2008, to April 30, 2009 (the POR). We preliminarily determine that sales of subject merchandise by Yieh Phui Enterprise Co., Ltd. (Yieh Phui) have been made below normal value (NV). If these preliminary results are adopted in our final results, we will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assess antidumping duties on appropriate entries. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results. We will issue the final results no later than 120 days from the publication of this notice.
Certain Tissue Paper Products from the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Expedited Sunset Review
Document Number: 2010-13972
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-10
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On February 1, 2010, the Department of Commerce (the Department) initiated a sunset review of the antidumping duty order on certain tissue paper products from the People's Republic of China (PRC) pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act). The Department conducted an expedited (120-day) sunset review of this order. As a result of this sunset review, the Department finds that revocation of the antidumping duty order would be likely to lead to the continuation or recurrence of dumping. The dumping margins are identified in the Final Results of Review section of this notice.
Wire Decking from the People's Republic of China: Final Affirmative Countervailing Duty Determination
Document Number: 2010-13971
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-10
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) determines that countervailable subsidies are being provided to producers and exporters of wire decking from the People's Republic of China (the PRC). For information on the estimated subsidy rates, see the ``Suspension of Liquidation'' section of this notice.
Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire Strand from Mexico: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2010-13862
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-09
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Final Results of Antidumping Duty Changed Circumstances Review: Fresh and Chilled Atlantic Salmon from Norway
Document Number: 2010-13780
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On August 5, 2009, the Department of Commerce (Department)
Certain Steel Grating From the People's Republic of China: Final Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value
Document Number: 2010-13778
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On January 6, 2010, the Department of Commerce
Certain Steel Grating from the People's Republic of China: Final Affirmative Countervailing Duty Determination
Document Number: 2010-13776
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) has determined
Certain New Pneumatic Off-the-Road Tires from the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Changed Circumstances Review
Document Number: 2010-13759
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On November 10, 2009, the Department of Commerce (``the
Import Administration IA ACCESS Pilot Program
Document Number: 2010-13733
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2010-06-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is creating a
New Pneumatic Off-the-Road Tires from the People's Republic of China: Extension of Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2010-13581
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-07
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (``the Department'') is extending the time limit for the preliminary results of the administrative review of new pneumatic off-the-road tires (``OTR Tires'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''). This review covers the period February 20, 2008, through August 31, 2009.
Certain Preserved Mushrooms from Indonesia: Notice of Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2010-13436
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Certain New Pneumatic Off-The-Road Tires from the People's Republic of China: Notice of Decision of the Court of International Trade Not in Harmony
Document Number: 2010-13375
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On May 14, 2010, the United States Court of International Trade (``CIT'') sustained the final remand redetermination made by the Department of Commerce (``Department'') pursuant to the CIT's remand of the final determination in the antidumping investigation on certain new pneumatic off-the-road tires (``OTR tires'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''). See Bridgestone Americas Inc. v. United States, Consol. Ct. No. 08-00256, Slip Op. 10-55 (Ct. Int'l Trade May 14, 2010) (``Bridgestone''). This case arises out of the Department's Final Determination in the antidumping investigation on OTR tires from the PRC. See Certain New Pneumatic Off-The-Road-Tires from the People's Republic of China: Final Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value and Partial Affirmative Determination of Critical Circumstances, 73 FR 40485 (July 15, 2008) (``Final Determination''); Certain New Pneumatic Off-the-Road Tires from the People's Republic of China: Notice of Amended Final Affirmative Determination of Sales at Less than Fair Value and Antidumping Duty Order, 73 FR 51624 (September 4, 2008). The final judgment in this case was not in harmony with the Department's July 2008 final determination.
Export Trade Certificate of Review
Document Number: 2010-13123
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Office of Competition and Economic Analysis (``OCEA'') of the International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce, has received an application to amend an Export Trade Certificate of Review (``Certificate''). This notice summarizes the proposed amendment and requests comments relevant to whether the amended Certificate should be issued.
Manufacturing Council
Document Number: 2010-13255
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-02
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On March 16, 2010, the Department of Commerce's International Trade Administration published a notice in the Federal Register (75 FR 12507) soliciting applications for membership on the Manufacturing Council (Council). The March 16, 2010 notice provided that all applications must be received by the Office of Advisory Committees of the Department of Commerce by close of business on April 15, 2010. This notice reopens the application period in order to provide the public with an additional opportunity to submit applications. The eligibility and evaluation criteria for selecting members contained in the March 16, 2010 notice shall continue to apply. The purpose of the Council is to advise the Secretary of Commerce on matters relating to the competitiveness of the U.S. manufacturing sector and to provide a forum for regular communication between Government and the manufacturing sector.
Exemption of Foreign Air Carriers From Excise Taxes; Review of Finding of Reciprocity (Ecuador), 26 U.S.C. 4221
Document Number: 2010-13223
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-02
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Notice is hereby given that the Department of Commerce is conducting a review to determine, pursuant to Section 4221 of the Internal Revenue Code, as amended (26 U.S.C. 4221), whether the Government of Ecuador has discontinued allowing substantially reciprocal tax exemptions to aircraft of U.S. registry in connection with international commercial operations similar to those exemptions currently granted to aircraft of Ecuadorian registry by the United States under the aforementioned statute.
Initiation of Five-Year (“Sunset”) Review
Document Number: 2010-13058
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-02
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
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 a five-year review (``Sunset Review'') of the antidumping and countervailing duty 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.
Certain Potassium Phosphate Salts from the People's Republic of China: Final Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value and Termination of Critical Circumstances Inquiry
Document Number: 2010-13071
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-01
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On March 16, 2010, the Department of Commerce (the ``Department'') published its notice of preliminary determination of sales at less than fair value (``LTFV'') in the antidumping investigation of certain potassium phosphate salts (``salts'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'').\1\ The period of investigation (``POI'') is January 1, 2009, through June 30, 2009. We invited interested parties to comment on our preliminary determination of sales at LTFV. We made no changes for the final determination. We determine that salts from the PRC are being, or are likely to be, sold in the United States at LTFV as provided in section 735 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (``the Act''). The estimated margins of sales at LTFV are shown in the ``Final Determination Margins'' section of this notice.
Certain Potassium Phosphate Salts From the People's Republic of China: Final Affirmative Countervailing Duty Determination and Termination of Critical Circumstances Inquiry
Document Number: 2010-13070
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-01
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On March 8, 2010, the Department of Commerce (Department) published its preliminary affirmative determination in the countervailing duty investigation of certain potassium phosphate salts from the People's Republic of China (PRC).\1\ The period of investigation (POI) is January 1, 2008 through December 31, 2008. We invited interested parties to comment on our Preliminary Determination, and received comments from the domestic industry. We have made no changes for the final determination. We determine that countervailable subsidies are being provided to producers and exporters of certain potassium phosphate salts from the PRC. For information on the estimated countervailing duty rates, please see the ``Suspension of Liquidation'' section, below.
Certain Coated Paper Suitable For High-Quality Print Graphics Using Sheet-Fed Presses from the People's Republic of China: Amended Affirmative Preliminary Countervailing Duty Determination
Document Number: 2010-13068
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-01
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The purpose of this amended affirmative preliminary determination is to correct significant ministerial errors in the preliminary determination, published on March 9, 2010, that countervailable subsidies are being provided to producers and exporters of certain coated paper suitable for high-quality print graphics using sheet-fed presses from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'').
Certain Polyester Staple Fiber From the People's Republic of China: Extension of Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2010-13055
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-01
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (``Department'') is extending the time limit for the preliminary results of the administrative review of certain polyester staple fiber from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''). This review covers the period June 1, 2008, through May 31, 2009.
Elimination of Form ITA-362P, Information on Articles for Physically or Mentally Handicapped Persons Imported Duty-Free
Document Number: 2010-13052
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-01
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Through this action, the Department of Commerce's International Trade Administration (ITA) notifies the public that Form ITA-362P, which importers of articles for the handicapped were required to complete in order to receive duty-free treatment, has been discontinued as of May 31, 2010. Form ITA-362P has been eliminated because the majority of the information obtained through this form is currently available to ITA through Customs and Border Protection's (CBP) Automated Commercial System (ACS), and therefore the form has become redundant. ITA reserves its right to request information from importers in addition to that available through an ACS data query, in the case that it must perform an adverse impact assessment pursuant to section Sec. 1121(g) of the Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1988.
Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Procedures for Considering Requests and Comments From the Public for Textile and Apparel Safeguard Actions on Imports From Peru
Document Number: 2010-12985
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-06-01
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.