International Trade Administration October 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

North American Free-Trade Agreement, Article 1904; NAFTA Panel Reviews; Completion of Panel Review
Document Number: E5-6013
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Pursuant to the Order of the Binational Panel dated September 9, 2005, affirming the final remand determination described above, the panel review was completed on October 21, 2005.
Notice of Final Results of New Shipper Review of the Antidumping Duty Order on Certain Hot-Rolled Flat-Rolled Carbon Quality Steel Products from Brazil
Document Number: E5-6012
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On August 19, 2005, the U.S. Department of Commerce (the Department) published the preliminary results of the new shipper review of the antidumping duty order on certain hot-rolled flat-rolled carbon quality steel products (hot-rolled steel products) from Brazil. The review covers one manufacturer/exporter, Companhia Sider[uacute]rgica de Tubar[atilde]o (CST). Although interested parties had an opportunity to comment on our preliminary results, we received no comments. The Department has not made any changes in its analysis following the publication of the preliminary results. Therefore, the final results of review are unchanged from those presented in the preliminary results of review.
Certain Stainless Steel Butt-Weld Pipe Fittings from Taiwan: Notice of Extension of Time Limit for the Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: E5-6011
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is extending the time limit for the final results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain stainless steel butt-weld pipe fittings from Taiwan. The period of review is June 1, 2003, through May 31, 2004. This extension is made pursuant to section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended by the Uruguay Round Agreements Act (the Act).
Brass Sheet and Strip from Germany; Preliminary Results of the Sunset Review of Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: E5-5987
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-28
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On April 1, 2005, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') initiated a sunset review of the antidumping duty order on brass sheet and strip from Germany. On the basis of the notice of intent to participate, adequate substantive responses and rebuttal comments filed on behalf of the domestic and respondent interested parties, the Department is conducting a full sunset review of the antidumping duty order pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (``the Act'') and section 351.218(e)(2)(i) of the Department's regulations. As a result of this sunset review, the Department preliminarily finds that revocation of the antidumping duty order would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping at the levels listed below in the section entitled ``Preliminary Results of Review.''
Heavy Forged Hand Tools, Finished or Unfinished, With or Without Handles, From the People's Republic of China: Extension of Time Limit for the Preliminary Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: E5-5985
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-28
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (``the Department'') is extending the time limit for the preliminary results of the review of Heavy Forged Hand Tools, Finished or Unfinished, With or Without Handles (``HFHTs'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''). This review covers the period February 1, 2004 through January 31, 2005.
Stainless Steel Bar from Italy: Preliminary Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: E5-5984
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-28
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on stainless steel bar from Italy. The period of review is March 1, 2004, through February 28, 2005. This review covers imports of stainless steel bar from one producer/ exporter, UGITECH, S.A. We have preliminarily found that UGITECH, S.A. did not make shipments of the subject merchandise to the United States during the period of review and, therefore, we are preliminarily rescinding this antidumping duty administrative review. We invite interested parties to comment on these preliminary results. We will issue the final results not later than 120 days from the date of publication of this notice.
Final Results of Expedited Sunset Review: Welded Carbon Steel Standard Pipe from Turkey
Document Number: E5-5983
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-28
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On July 1, 2005, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') initiated a sunset review of the countervailing duty order (``CVD'') on welded carbon steel standard pipe from Turkey pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (``the Act''). See Initiation of Five-year (``Sunset'') Reviews, 70 FR 38101 (July 1, 2005). On the basis of a notice of intent to participate and an adequate substantive response filed on behalf of the domestic interested parties and inadequate response from respondent interested parties (in this case, no response), the Department conducted an expedited sunset review of this CVD order pursuant to section 751(c)(3)(B) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.218(e)(1)(ii)(B). As a result of this sunset review, the Department finds that revocation of the CVD order would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of a countervailable subsidy at the level indicated in the ``Final Results of Review'' section of this notice.
Certain Forged Stainless Steel Flanges from India; Final Results of New Shipper Review
Document Number: 05-21580
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-28
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On August 3, 2005, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published the preliminary results of new shipper review of certain forged stainless steel flanges from India. The review covers one manufacturer/exporter, Hilton Forge (Hilton). Although interested parties had an opportunity to comment on our preliminary results, we received no comments. The Department has not made any changes in its analysis following publication of the preliminary results. Therefore, the final results of review are unchanged from those presented in the preliminary results of review.
Procedures for Conducting Five-Year (“Sunset”) Reviews of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Orders
Document Number: 05-21468
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-10-28
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (``the Department'') is amending its regulations related to sunset reviews to conform the existing regulation to the United States' obligations under Articles 6.1, 6.2, and 11.3 of the Agreement on the Implementation of Article VI of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade 1994 (``Antidumping Agreement''). The regulations amend the ``waiver'' provisions which govern treatment of interested parties who do not provide a substantive response to the Department's notice of initiation of a sunset review and clarify the basis for parties' participation in a public hearing in an expedited sunset review.
Certain Pasta from Italy: Notice of Partial Rescission of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: E5-5952
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
In response to a request made on July 29, 2005, by Moline e Pastificio Tomasello S.r.L., the Department of Commerce initiated an administrative review of the countervailing duty order on certain pasta from Italy, covering the period January 1, 2004, through December 31, 2004. See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews and Requests for Revocation in Part, 70 FR 51009 (August 29, 2005). As a result of a timely withdrawal of the request for review by Moline e Pastificio Tomasello S.r.L., we are rescinding this review, in part.
Fresh Garlic From the People's Republic of China; Initiation of New Shipper Review
Document Number: E5-5951
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the ``Department'') has determined that a request for a new shipper review of the antidumping duty order on fresh garlic from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''), received in May 2005, meets the statutory and regulatory requirements for initiation. The period of review (``POR'') of this new shipper review is November 1, 2004, through April 30, 2005.
Tapered Roller Bearings and Parts Thereof, Finished or Unfinished From The People's Republic of China: Notice of Partial Rescission of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: E5-5950
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On July 1, and Sept 12, 2005, respectively, Yantai Timken Company Limited (``Yantai Timken'') and Wanxiang Group Company (``Wanxiang'') withdrew their requests for administrative review. Accordingly, because no other party requested a review for either company, we are rescinding, in accordance with 19 CFR 351.213(d)(1), the administrative review of sales of tapered roller bearings and parts thereof, finished or unfinished (``TRBs'') from The People's Republic of China (``PRC'') for the period covering June 1, 2004 through May 31, 2005, for Yantai Timken and Wanxiang.
Preliminary Results of Full Sunset Review: Brass Sheet and Strip from France
Document Number: E5-5898
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On April, 1, 2005, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') initiated a sunset review of the countervailing duty (``CVD'') order on brass sheet and strip from France, pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (``the Act''). On the basis of a notice of intent to participate and an adequate substantive response filed on behalf of the domestic interested parties and an adequate response from respondent interested parties, the Department determined to conduct a full sunset review of this CVD order pursuant to section 751(c) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.218(e)(2). As a result of our analysis, the Department preliminarily finds that revocation of the CVD order would likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of a countervailable subsidy at the level indicated in the ``Preliminary Results of Review'' section of this notice.
Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews
Document Number: E5-5897
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) has received requests to conduct administrative reviews of various antidumping and countervailing duty orders and findings with September anniversary dates. In accordance with the Department's regulations, we are initiating those administrative reviews.
Applications for Duty-Free Entry of Scientific Instruments
Document Number: E5-5896
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Areas Global TB Vaccine Foundation, Notice of Decision on Application for Duty-Free Entry of Scientific Instrument
Document Number: E5-5895
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Princeton University, Notice of Decision on Application for Duty-Free Entry of Scientific Instrument
Document Number: E5-5894
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Preliminary Results of Five-year Sunset Review of Suspended Antidumping Duty Investigation on Ammonium Nitrate from the Russian Federation
Document Number: E5-5864
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-24
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On April 1, 2005, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') initiated a sunset review of the suspended antidumping duty investigation on ammonium nitrate from the Russian Federation (``Russia'') pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (``the Act''). See Notice of Initiation of Five-year (``Sunset'') Reviews, 70 FR 16800, (April 1, 2005) (``Initiation Notice''). On the basis of notices of intent to participate filed on behalf of domestic interested parties and adequate substantive comments filed on behalf of domestic and respondent interested parties, the Department is conducting a full (240-day) review. As a result of this review, the Department preliminarily finds that termination of the suspended antidumping duty investigation on ammonium nitrate from Russia would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping at the levels indicated in the Preliminary Results of Review section of this notice.
Canned Pineapple Fruit from Thailand: Final Results and Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: E5-5863
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-24
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On August 8, 2005, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published in the Federal Register the preliminary results and partial preliminary rescission of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on canned pineapple fruit from Thailand. This review covers two manufacturers/exporters: Vita Food Factory (1989) Ltd. (Vita) and Thai Pineapple Canning Industry Corp., Ltd. (TPC). The period of review (POR) is July 1, 2003, through June 30, 2004. We provided interested parties with an opportunity to comment on the preliminary results of review. However, we received no comments from interested parties. In these final results, we have made no changes to the weighted-average dumping margins calculated for TPC and Vita in the preliminary results of this administrative review.
Imports of Certain Worsted Wool Fabric: Implementation of Tariff Rate Quota Established Under Title V of the Trade and Development Act of 2000
Document Number: 05-21215
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-10-24
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce publishes this final rule to adopt, without change, an interim final rule that implemented tariff rate quotas (TRQ) for a limited quantity of worsted wool fabrics pursuant to Title V of the Trade and Development Act of 2000 (``the Act'') as amended by the Trade Act of 2002 and the Miscellaneous Trade Act of 2004, (Pub. L. 108-429). Section 501(e) of the Act requires the President to fairly allocate TRQs on the import of certain worsted wool fabric. Section 504(b) of the Act authorizes the President to modify the limitations on worsted wool fabric imports under TRQs. The President has delegated to the Secretary of Commerce the authority to allocate the quantity of imports under the TRQs (specifically for wool products under HTS headings, 9902.51.11 and 9902.51.12) and to determine whether the limitations on the quantity of imports under the TRQs should be modified. This rule is necessary to implement the amendment to the Act included in the Miscellaneous Trade Act of 2004, (Pub. L. 108-429), which specifies which HTS categories may be allocated as TRQs and which eliminates Commerce's authority to modify these quotas.
Antifriction Bearings and Parts Thereof from France, Singapore, the United Kingdom, and Japan: Notice of Rescission and Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Reviews
Document Number: E5-5829
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-21
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On June 30, 2005, the Department of Commerce published a notice of initiation of antidumping and countervailing duty administrative reviews. The notice covered ball bearings and spherical plain bearings (SPBs) and parts thereof from France, Singapore, the United Kingdom, and Japan for the period May 1, 2004, through April 30, 2005. The Department is now rescinding the review of the orders on SPBs from France and ball bearings from Singapore and partially rescinding the review of the orders on ball bearings from the United Kingdom and Japan.
Certain Large Diameter Carbon and Alloy Seamless Standard, Line, and Pressure Pipe from Japan: Notice of Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: E5-5828
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-21
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On July 15, 2005, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published in the Federal Register a notice announcing the initiation of an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain large diameter carbon and alloy seamless standard, line, and pressure pipe from Japan, covering the period June 1, 2004, through May 31, 2005. See Notice of Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews and Request for Revocation in Part 70 FR 42028 (July 15, 2005) (Initiation Notice). The review was requested by United States Steel Corporation (the petitioner). We are now rescinding this review as a result of the petitioner's withdrawal of its request for an administrative review.
Notice of Amended Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Reviews: Ball Bearings and Parts Thereof from Japan
Document Number: E5-5821
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-21
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On September 16, 2005, the Department of Commerce published in the Federal Register the final results of the administrative reviews of the antidumping duty orders on ball bearings and parts thereof from France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Singapore, and the United Kingdom. The period of review is May 1, 2003, through April 30, 2004. Based on the correction of certain ministerial errors, we have changed the margins for Nippon Pillow Block Co., Ltd., and NSK Ltd. for the administrative review of ball bearings and parts thereof from Japan.
Notice of Amended Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: Low Enriched Uranium from France
Document Number: E5-5820
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-21
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On September 14, 2005, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published the final results of its second administrative review of the antidumping duty order on low enriched uranium (LEU) from France for the period February 1, 2003, through January 31, 2004. See Notice of Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: Low Enriched Uranium from France, 70 FR 54359 (September 14, 2005). On September 14, 2005, in accordance with 19 CFR 351.224(c)(2), we received timely filed ministerial error allegations from respondent, Eurodif S.A., Compagnie G[eacute]n[eacute]rale Des Mati[egrave]res Nucl[eacute]aires, S.A. and COGEMA, Inc. (collectively, Eurodif/ COGEMA), and the United States Enrichment Corporation and USEC Inc. (collectively, USEC or the petitioner). On September 19, 2005, we received rebuttal comments from Eurodif/COGEMA and the petitioner. Based on our analysis of the parties' comments, the Department has revised the antidumping duty margin for Eurodif/COGEMA. Accordingly, we are amending our final results.
Certain Pasta from Italy: Notice of Court Decision Not in Harmony
Document Number: E5-5794
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On September 14, 2005, the United States Court of International Trade (``CIT'') held void ab initio the Department of Commerce's (``the Department'') initiation of the sixth administrative review of the antidumping duty order with regard to PAM, S.p.A. and JCM, Ltd. (``PAM'') in all respects. See PAM S.p.A. & JCM, Ltd. v. United States, Court No. 04-00082, Slip. Op. 05-124 (CIT, Sept. 14, 2005) (``PAM v. United States''). 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''), the Department is notifying the public that the PAM v. United States decision was ``not in harmony'' with the Department's original results.
Certain Cut-To-Length Carbon-Quality Steel Plate Products from Italy; Notice of Extension of Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: E5-5793
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (``the Department'') is extending the time limit for completing the preliminary results of antidumping duty administrative review of certain cut-to-length carbon-quality steel plate products (``CTL Plate'') from Italy.
Polyethylene Terephthalate Film from Korea; Continuation of Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: E5-5792
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
As a result of the determinations by the Department of Commerce (the Department) and the International Trade Commission (ITC) that revocation of the antidumping duty order on polyethylene terephthalate (PET) film from Korea would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping and material injury to an industry in the United States, the Department is publishing this notice of continuation of this antidumping duty order.
Certain Stainless Steel Butt-Weld Pipe Fittings from Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan; Continuation of Antidumping Duty Orders
Document Number: E5-5791
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
As a result of the determinations by the Department of Commerce (the Department) and the International Trade Commission (ITC) that revocation of the antidumping duty orders on certain stainless steel butt-weld pipe fittings (pipe fittings) from Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping and material injury to an industry in the United States, the Department is publishing this notice of continuation of these antidumping duty orders.
Notice of Extension of the Preliminary Results of New Shipper Antidumping Duty Reviews: Freshwater Crawfish Tail Meat from the People's Republic of China
Document Number: E5-5790
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (``Department'') is conducting new shipper antidumping duty reviews of freshwater crawfish tail meat from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'') in response to requests by respondents Shanghai Sunbeauty Trading Co., Ltd., (``Shanghai Sunbeauty''), Jiangsu Jiushoutang Organisms-Manufactures Co., Ltd., (``Jiangsu JOM''), and Qingdao Wentai Trading Co., Ltd., (``Qingdao Wentai''). These reviews cover shipments to the United States for the period September 1, 2004, to February 28, 2005, by these three respondents. For the reasons discussed below, we are extending the preliminary results of these new shipper reviews by an additional 120 days, to no later than February 23, 2006.
Carbon and Certain Alloy Steel Wire Rod from Indonesia; Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: E5-5777
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-19
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On July 11, 2005, the U.S. Department of Commerce (the Department) published the preliminary results of administrative review of the antidumping duty order covering carbon and certain alloy steel wire rod from Indonesia. See Carbon and Certain Alloy Steel Wire Rod from Indonesia; Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, 70 FR 39721 (July 11, 2005) (Preliminary Results). The merchandise covered by this order is carbon and certain alloy steel wire rod from Indonesia as described in the ``Scope of the Order'' section of this notice. The period of review (POR) is October 1, 2003, through September 30, 2004. We invited parties to comment on our Preliminary Results. Based on our analysis of the comments received, we made no changes to the margin calculation. Therefore, the final results do not differ from the preliminary results. The final weighted-average dumping margin for the reviewed firm is listed below in the section entitled ``Final Results of the Review.''
Certain Preserved Mushrooms from the People's Republic of China: Notice of Final Results of the Eighth New Shipper Review
Document Number: E5-5776
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-19
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On July 21, 2005, the U.S. Department of Commerce (``Department'') published the preliminary results of the eighth new shipper review of the antidumping order on certain preserved mushrooms from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'') (70 FR 42034) (July 21, 2005) (``Preliminary Results''). This review covers one exporter, Blue Field (Sichuan) Food Industrial Co., Ltd. (``Blue Field''). The period of review (``POR'') is February 1, 2004, through July 31, 2004. Based on our analysis of the record, we have made minor changes to the margin calculation of the producer/exporter as described below. See ``Final Results of Review'' section below.
Stainless Steel Bar from India: Extension of Time Limit for the Preliminary Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: E5-5738
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-18
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce is extending the time limit for the preliminary results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on stainless steel bar from India. The period of review is February 1, 2004, through January 31, 2005. This extension is made pursuant to section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended.
Notice of Final Results and Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: Certain Oil Country Tubular Goods from Mexico
Document Number: E5-5737
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-18
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On May 10, 2005, the U.S. Department of Commerce (the Department) published the preliminary results of the administrative review of the antidumping order covering certain oil country tubular goods from Mexico. See Certain Oil Country Tubular Goods from Mexico; Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Partial Rescission, 70 FR 24517 (May 10, 2005) (Preliminary Results). The review covers producers Hylsa, S.A. de C.V. (Hylsa) and Tubos de Acero de Mexico, S.A. (Tamsa). The period of review (POR) is August 1, 2003, through July 31, 2004. We invited parties to comment on our Preliminary Results. Based on our analysis of comments received, we have made changes in the margin calculation. Therefore, the final results differ from the preliminary results. The final results are listed below in the ``Final Results of Review'' section.
Exporters' Textile Advisory Committee; Notice of Open Meeting
Document Number: E5-5736
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-18
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Notice of Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: Small Diameter Seamless Carbon and Alloy Steel Standard, Line and Pressure Pipe from Brazil
Document Number: E5-5715
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-17
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On May 10, 2005, the Department of Commerce published the preliminary results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on small diameter seamless carbon and alloy steel standard, line and pressure pipe from Brazil. The review covers V&M do Brasil, S.A., a manufacturer/exporter of the subject merchandise. The period of review is August 1, 2003, through July 31, 2004. Based on our analysis of the comments received, we have made changes in the margin calculations. Therefore, the final results differ from the preliminary results. The final weighted-average dumping margin for the reviewed firm is listed below in the section entitled ``Final Results of Review.''
Notice of Amended Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: Certain Preserved Mushrooms from the People's Republic of China
Document Number: E5-5714
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-17
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On September 14, 2005 the Department of Commerce (the ``Department'') published the final results and final rescission, in part, of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain preserved mushrooms from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''), covering the period of review (POR) February 1, 2003, through January 31, 2004. See Certain Preserved Mushrooms from the People's Republic of China: Final Results and Final Rescission, In Part, of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, 70 FR 54361 (September 14, 2005) (``Final Results''). We are amending our Final Results to correct ministerial errors made in the calculations of the dumping margins for Xiamen International Trade & Industrial Co., Ltd. (``XITIC''), Shandong Jiufa Edible Fungus Corporation, Ltd. (``Jiufa'') and Guangxi Hengxian Pro-Lights Foods, Inc. (``Guangxi Hengxian'') pursuant to section 751(h) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act).
Certain Circular Welded Carbon Steel Pipes and Tubes from Taiwan: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Changed Circumstance Review
Document Number: E5-5712
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-17
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On April 4, 2005, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published a notice of initiation of changed circumstance review of the antidumping order on certain circular welded carbon steel pipes and tubes from Taiwan to determine whether Yieh Phui is a successor-in- interest to Yieh Hsing. See Certain Circular Welded Carbon Steel Pipes and Tubes From Taiwan: Initiation of Antidumping Duty Changed Circumstance Review, 70 FR 17063 (April 4, 2005) (Initiation Notice). We have preliminarily concluded that Yieh Phui Enterprise, Ltd. (Yieh Phui) is the successor-in-interest to Yieh Hsing Enterprise, Ltd. (Yieh Hsing) for purposes of determining antidumping duty liability in this proceeding. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results.
Heavy Forged Hand Tools, Finished or Unfinished, With or Without Handles, From the People's Republic of China: Notice of Court Decision Not In Harmony
Document Number: E5-5607
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-13
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On September 22, 2005, in Tianjin Machinery Import & Export Corp., v. United States and Ames True Temper, Slip Op. 05-127, the Court of International Trade (CIT) affirmed the Results of Redetermination Pursuant to Court Remand released by the Department of Commerce (the Department) on July 20, 2004. Consistent with the decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) in Timken Co. v. United States, 893 F.2d 337 (Fed. Cir. 1990) (Timken), the Department will continue to order the suspension of liquidation of the subject merchandise, where appropriate, until there is a ``conclusive'' decision in this case. If the case is not appealed, or if it is affirmed on appeal, the Department will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to liquidate all relevant entries from Tianjin Machinery Import & Export Corporation (TMC), as appropriate.
Certain Pasta from Italy: Notice of Partial Rescission of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: E5-5603
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-13
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
In response to a request made on July 28, 2005, by Pastificio Laporta S.a.s., the Department of Commerce initiated an administrative review of the countervailing duty order on certain pasta from Italy, covering the period January 1, 2004, through December 31, 2004. See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews and Requests for Revocation in Part, 70 FR 51009 (August 29, 2005). As a result of a timely withdrawal of the request for review by Pastificio Laporta S.a.s., we are rescinding this review, in part.
Notice of Final Results of Antidumping Duty Changed Circumstances Review: Certain Softwood Lumber Products from Canada
Document Number: E5-5601
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-13
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) has determined, pursuant to section 751(b) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), that Produits Forestiers Arbec Inc. (Arbec) is the successor-in- interest to Unifor[ecirc]t Inc. (Unifor[ecirc]t) and, as a result, should be accorded the same treatment previously accorded to Unifor[ecirc]t in regard to the antidumping order on certain softwood lumber products from Canada as of the date of publication of this notice in the Federal Register.
North American Free Trade Agreement, Article 1904 NAFTA Panel Reviews; Notice of Panel Decision
Document Number: E5-5590
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-13
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On October 5, 2005, the binational panel issued its decision in the review of the final results of the countervailing duty determination made by the International Trade Administration (ITA) respecting Certain Softwood Lumber Products from Canada (Secretariat File No. USA-CDA-2002-1904-03) affirmed in part and remanded in part the determination of the Department of Commerce. The Department will return the determination on remand no later than October 28, 2005. A copy of the complete panel decision is available from the NAFTA Secretariat.