International Trade Administration June 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), Article 1904 Binational Panel Reviews
Document Number: 2014-13115
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Pursuant to the Decision and Order of the Binational Panel dated April 29, 2014, the panel review was completed on May 30, 2014.
Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From the People's Republic of China: Notice of Court Decision Not in Harmony With Final Results and Notice of Amended Final Results
Document Number: 2014-12998
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-04
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On May 20, 2014, the United States Court of International Trade (``CIT'') sustained the Department of Commerce's (``the Department'') final results of redetermination pursuant to remand of the 2008-2009 antidumping duty administrative review of certain frozen warmwater shrimp from the People's Republic of China (``Remand Redetermination'').\1\ Consistent with the decision of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (``CAFC'') in Timken Co. v. United States, 893 F.2d 337 (Fed. Cir. 1990) (``Timken''), as clarified by Diamond Sawblades Mfrs. Coalition v. United States, 626 F.3d 1374 (CAFC 2010) (``Diamond Sawblades''), the Department is notifying the public that the final judgment in this case is not in harmony with the Department's final results and is amending the final results of the administrative review of certain frozen warmwater shrimp from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'') with respect to the margin assigned to Hilltop International (``Hilltop'') covering the period of review (``POR'') February 1, 2008, through January 31, 2009.\2\
Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From the People's Republic of China: Notice of Court Decision Not in Harmony With Final Results and Notice of Amended Final Results
Document Number: 2014-12995
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-04
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On May 20, 2014, the United States Court of International Trade (``CIT'') sustained the Department of Commerce's (``the Department'') final results of redetermination pursuant to remand of the 2009-2010 antidumping duty administrative review of certain frozen warmwater shrimp from the People's Republic of China (``Remand Redetermination'').\1\ Consistent with the decision of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (``CAFC'') in Timken Co. v. United States, 893 F.2d 337 (Fed. Cir. 1990) (``Timken''), as clarified by Diamond Sawblades Mfrs. Coalition v. United States, 626 F.3d 1374 (CAFC 2010) (``Diamond Sawblades''), the Department is notifying the public that the final judgment in this case is not in harmony with the Department's final results and is amending the final results of the administrative review of certain frozen warmwater shrimp from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'') with respect to the margin assigned to Hilltop International (``Hilltop'') covering the period of review (``POR'') February 1, 2009, through January 31, 2010.\2\
Barium Carbonate From the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Expedited Second Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: 2014-12994
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-04
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On February 3, 2014, the Department of Commerce (the ``Department'') initiated the second five-year (``sunset'') review of the antidumping duty order on barium carbonate from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'') pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the ``Act'').\1\ As a result of this sunset review, the Department finds that revocation of the antidumping duty order on barium carbonate from the PRC would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping at the levels indicated in the ``Final Results of Review'' section of this notice.
Certain New Pneumatic Off-the-Road Tires From the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Changed Circumstances Review
Document Number: 2014-12993
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-04
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On April 17, 2014, the Department of Commerce (``Department'') published its Preliminary Results of a changed circumstances review (``CCR'') of the antidumping duty order on certain new pneumatic off- the road (``OTR'') tires from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'').\1\ The Department preliminarily determined that Shandong Linglong Tyre Co., Ltd. (``Shandong Linglong'') is the successor-in- interest to Zhaoyuan Leo Rubber Co., Ltd. (``Leo Rubber'') and invited parties to comment on the Preliminary Results. As no parties submitted subsequent comment, the Department is making no changes to the Preliminary Results.
Certain Preserved Mushrooms From the People's Republic of China: Notice of Court Decision Not in Harmony With Final Results and Notice of Amended Final Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2010-2011
Document Number: 2014-12992
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-04
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On May 19, 2014, the United States Court of International Trade (the Court) issued final judgment in Blue Field (Sichuan) Food Indus. Co., Ltd. v. United States, Court No. 12-00320, sustaining the Department of Commerce's (the Department) final results of redetermination pursuant to remand.\1\ In the Remand Results, under protest, the Department recalculated the surrogate values for rice straw and cow manure reported by Blue Field (Sichuan) Food Indus. Co., Ltd. (Blue Field).\2\ Consistent with the decision of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (Federal Circuit) in Timken Co. v. United States, 893 F.2d 337 (Fed. Cir. 1990) (Timken), as clarified by Diamond Sawblades Mfrs. Coalition v. United States, 626 F.3d 1374 (Fed. Cir. 2010) (Diamond Sawblades), the Department is notifying the public that the final judgment in this case is not in harmony with the Department's final results of the antidumping duty administrative review of certain preserved mushrooms from the People's Republic of China covering the period February 1, 2010, through January 31, 2011, and is amending the final results with respect to the weighted-average dumping margin assigned to Blue Field.\3\
Lightweight Thermal Paper From Germany: Final Results of the First Full Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: 2014-12991
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-04
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On February 10, 2014, the Department of Commerce (the Department) issued the preliminary results of the first full five-year (sunset) review of the antidumping duty (AD) order on lightweight thermal paper from Germany.\1\ We received comments from interested parties on our Preliminary Results. As a result of our analysis, the Department finds that revocation of the AD order would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping at the levels indicated in the ``Final Results of Sunset Review'' section of this notice.
Civil Nuclear Trade Advisory Committee (CINTAC) Meeting
Document Number: 2014-12960
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-04
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda for a meeting of the CINTAC.
Meeting of the President's Export Council
Document Number: 2014-12921
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-04
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The President's Export Council will hold a meeting to deliberate on recommendations related to promoting the expansion of U.S. exports. Topics may include: Trade promotion authority; localization barriers to trade; reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank of the United States; trade facilitation; access to capital; technology-enabled small business exporters; innovation; the National Travel and Tourism Strategy; and the National Export Initiative. The final agenda will be posted at least one week in advance of the meeting on the President's Export Council Web site at https://trade.gov/pec.
Sugar From Mexico: Postponement of Preliminary Determination in Countervailing Duty Investigation
Document Number: 2014-12849
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-03
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Initiation of Five-Year (“Sunset”) Review
Document Number: 2014-12733
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-02
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 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.
Steel Wire Garment Hangers from the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and New Shipper Review, 2011-2012
Document Number: 2014-12730
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-02
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On November 25, 2013, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') published the Preliminary Results of the fourth administrative review and new shipper review (``NSR'') of the antidumping duty order on steel wire garment hangers from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'').\1\ We invited parties to comment on the Preliminary Results. Based on our analysis of the comments and information received, we made changes to the final margin calculations of Shanghai Wells Hanger Co., Ltd. (``Shanghai Wells'') \2\ and Hangzhou Yingqing Material Co. Ltd. (``Yingqing''), as noted below. Listed below in the ``Final Results of the Administrative and New Shipper Reviews'' section of this notice are the final dumping margins. The period of review (``POR'') is October 1, 2011, through September 31, 2012.
1-Hydroxyethylidene-1, 1-Diphosphonic (HEDP) Acid from India and the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Sunset Reviews and Revocation of Antidumping Duty Orders
Document Number: 2014-12728
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-02
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On March 3, 2014, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') initiated the sunset reviews of the antidumping duty orders on 1-hydroxyethylidene-1, 1-diphosphonic acid (``HEDP'') from India and the People's Republic of China (``PRC''). Because the domestic interested parties did not participate in these sunset reviews, the Department is revoking these antidumping duty orders.
Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags From Taiwan: Affirmative Preliminary Determination of Circumvention of the Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: 2014-12701
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-02
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) preliminarily determines that imports of unfinished polyethylene retail carrier bags (PRCBs) from Taiwan are circumventing the antidumping duty order on PRCBs from Taiwan.\1\ As a result, imports of PRCBs from Taiwan will be subject to suspension of liquidation effective July 31, 2013. Interested parties are invited to comment on this preliminary determination.