International Trade Administration July 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Sulfanilic Acid From India and the People's Republic of China; Final Results of Third Expedited Sunset Reviews of Antidumping Duty Orders
Document Number: 2011-19308
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-29
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On April 1, 2011, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') initiated the third sunset reviews of the antidumping duty orders on sulfanilic acid from India and the People's Republic of China (``the PRC''), 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 adequate substantive responses filed on behalf of domestic interested parties, as well as lack of response from respondent interested parties, the Department conducted expedited (120- day) sunset reviews. As a result of these sunset reviews, the Department finds that revocation of the antidumping duty orders would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping. The dumping margins are identified in the Final Results of Reviews section of this notice.
Stainless Steel Plate in Coils From Belgium: Notice of Initiation of Antidumping Duty Changed Circumstances Review
Document Number: 2011-19305
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-29
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Pursuant to section 751(b) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (``the Act''), and 19 CFR 351.216 and 351.221(c)(3), the Department of Commerce (the ``Department'') is initiating a changed circumstances review of the antidumping duty order on stainless steel plate in coils (``SSPC'') from Belgium with respect to Aperam Stainless Belgium N.V. (``Aperam'').
Fresh and Chilled Atlantic Salmon From Norway: Preliminary Results of Full Third Sunset Review of Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: 2011-19301
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-29
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On January 3, 2011, the Department of Commerce (the Department) initiated a sunset review of the antidumping duty (AD) order on fresh and chilled Atlantic salmon from Norway pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act). See Initiation of Five-Year (``Sunset'') Review, 76 FR 89 (January 3, 2011) (Sunset Initiation). On the basis of adequate substantive responses submitted by domestic and respondent interested parties, the Department determined to conduct a full sunset review of this AD 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 AD order would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of a dumping.
Final Results of Antidumping Duty Changed Circumstances Review: Carbon and Certain Alloy Steel Wire Rod From Mexico
Document Number: 2011-19292
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-29
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On November 3, 2010, the Department of Commerce (Department) published its Notice of Initiation and Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Changed Circumstances Review: Carbon and Certain Alloy Steel Wire Rod from Mexico, 75 FR 67685 (November 3, 2010) (Initiation and Preliminary Results Notice) and preliminarily determined that ArcelorMittal las Truchas, S.A. de C.V. (AMLT) operated as the same business entity as Siderurgica lazaro Cardenas las Truchas S.A. de C.V. (Sicartsa) for purposes of determining antidumping duty liability. We received comments from interested parties. Based on our analysis, we are now affirming our preliminary results.
Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews, Requests for Revocations in Part and Deferral of Administrative Reviews
Document Number: 2011-19136
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-28
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 June anniversary dates. In accordance with the Department's regulations, we are initiating those administrative reviews. The Department received requests to revoke two antidumping duty orders in part and to defer the initiation of an administrative review for two antidumping duty orders.
Tulane University, et al.; Notice of Decision on Applications for Duty-Free Entry of Scientific Instruments
Document Number: 2011-18887
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Paper Clips From the People's Republic of China: Continuation of the Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: 2011-18884
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
As a result of the determinations by the Department of Commerce (``Department'') and the International Trade Commission (``ITC'') that revocation of the antidumping duty order on paper clips from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'') would likely lead to a continuation or recurrence of dumping and material injury to an industry in the United States, the Department is publishing a notice of continuation of the antidumping duty order.
Antidumping Duty Investigation and Countervailing Duty Investigation of Hard Red Spring Wheat From Canada: Notice of Court Decision and Amended Revocation of Countervailing and Antidumping Duty Orders
Document Number: 2011-18882
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On April 19, 2011, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (``CAFC''), in Canadian Wheat Board v. United States, 2010-1083 (Fed. Cir. 2011) (``Wheat Board (CAFC)''), held that the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') was required by law to instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (``CBP'') to liquidate all unliquidated entries of hard red spring wheat from Canada without regard to antidumping and countervailing duties. The CAFC's holding is now final and conclusive. Consistent with that holding, we are amending the revocation of these orders and instructing CBP to liquidate all unliquidated entries pursuant to the CAFC decision in Wheat Board (CAFC).
Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2011-18577
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee (RE&EEAC) will meet via conference call to deliberate proposed recommendations by the Trade Policy, Trade Promotion and Domestic Policy Subcommittees to the Secretary of Commerce regarding the development and administration of programs and policies to expand the competitiveness of the U.S. renewable energy and energy efficiency industries, including specific challenges associated with exporting.
Honey From Argentina: Extension of Time Limit for Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty New Shipper Review
Document Number: 2011-18716
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Circular Welded Non-Alloy Steel Pipe From the Republic of Korea: Amended Final Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-18713
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On June 21, 2011, the Department of Commerce (the
Circular Welded Austenitic Stainless Pressure Pipe From the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-18570
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-22
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On March 31, 2011, the Department of Commerce (``Department'') published the Preliminary Results of the first administrative review of the antidumping duty order on circular welded austenitic stainless pressure pipe from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'').\1\ In the Preliminary Results, the Department determined a de minimis weighted- average margin for the sole respondent during the period of review (``POR''). The Department gave interested parties an opportunity to comment on the Preliminary Results. After considering interested parties' comments, the Department has made no changes to the Preliminary Results. Therefore, the Department continues to find that sales have not been made below normal value (``NV'') by the respondent in the final results of this administrative review. The final de minimis weighted-average margin is listed below in the ``Final Results of the Review'' section of this notice. The POR is September 5, 2008 through February 28, 2010.
Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Executive Business Development Mission
Document Number: 2011-18360
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-21
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Uncovered Innerspring Units From the People's Republic of China: Extension of Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty New Shipper Review
Document Number: 2011-18304
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the ``Department'') is extending the time limit for the preliminary results of the new shipper review of uncovered innerspring units (``innersprings'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''). The period of review for this review is February 1, 2010, through August 4, 2010.
Application(s) for Duty-Free Entry of Scientific Instruments
Document Number: 2011-18298
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Wichita State University, et al.; Notice of Decision on Applications for Duty-Free Entry of Scientific Instruments
Document Number: 2011-18296
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Certain Preserved Mushrooms From India: Notice of Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-18294
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Tapered Roller Bearings and Parts Thereof, Finished and Unfinished, From the People's Republic of China: Rescission of Antidumping Duty New Shipper Review
Document Number: 2011-18293
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On June 17, 2011, the Department of Commerce (``Department'') issued its preliminary intent to rescind the new shipper review (``NSR'') of Xiang Yang Automobile Bearing Co., Ltd. (``ZXY'').\1\ We gave interested parties an opportunity to comment on the Intent to Rescind Memorandum. We did not receive any comments from the interested parties. We are rescinding this NSR because we have found that ZXY exported subject merchandise to the United States more than one year prior to its request for an NSR.
Brass Sheet and Strip From Germany: Notice of Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-18212
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-19
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On April 27, 2011, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') published a notice of initiation of an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on brass sheet and strip from Germany. The review covers one producer/exporter of brass sheet and strip from Germany, Wieland-Werke AG (``Wieland''). Based on a timely withdrawal of the request for review from the petitioners \1\ we are now rescinding this administrative review in full.
Certain Hot-Rolled Carbon Steel Flat Products From India: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-18211
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-19
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
In response to requests from domestic interested parties,\1\ the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') conducted an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain hot- rolled carbon steel flat products from India manufactured by Essar Steel Limited (``Essar''), Ispat Industries Limited (``Ispat''), JSW Steel Limited (``JSW''), and Tata Steel Limited (``Tata''). The period of review (``POR'') covers December 1, 2008, through November 30, 2009. We determine that Essar, Ispat, JSW, and Tata had no reviewable entries of subject merchandise during the POR.
China Biotech Life Sciences Trade Mission-Clarification and Amendment
Document Number: 2011-18138
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-19
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service (CS) is publishing this supplement to the Notice of the Biotech Life Science Trade Mission to China, 76 FR 17,621, Mar. 30, 2011, to clarify eligibility and amend the Notice to revise the dates and provide for selection of applicants on a rolling basis.
Purified Carboxymethylcellulose From Mexico: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-18042
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-18
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On April 12, 2011, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published the preliminary results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on purified carboxymethylcellulose from Mexico. See Purified Carboxymethylcellulose From Mexico: Notice of Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, 76 FR 20313 (April 12, 2011) (Preliminary Results). The review covers one producer/ exporter, Quimica Amtex S.A. de C.V. The period of review (POR) is July 1, 2009, through June 30, 2010. We invited interested parties to comment on our Preliminary Results. The Department received no comments concerning our Preliminary Results; therefore, our final results remain unchanged from our Preliminary Results. The final results are listed in the section ``Final Results of Review'' below.
Polyethylene Terephthalate Film, Sheet, and Strip From the People's Republic of China: Extension of Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-18041
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-18
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 polyethylene terephthalate film, sheet, and strip (``PET film'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''). This review covers the period November 1, 2009, through October 31, 2010.
Granular Polytetrafluoroethylene Resin From Italy: Continuation of Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: 2011-18039
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-18
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
As a result of the determinations by the Department of Commerce (``Department'') and the International Trade Commission (``ITC'') that revocation of the antidumping duty order on granular polytetrafluoroethylene resin (``PTFE resin'') from Italy would likely lead to a continuation or recurrence of dumping and material injury to an industry in the United States, the Department is publishing a notice of continuation of the antidumping duty order.
North American Free-Trade Agreement, Article 1904 NAFTA Panel Reviews; Request for Panel Review
Document Number: 2011-18005
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-18
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On July 8, 2011, Jungbunzlauer Canada Inc. filed a First Request for Panel Review with the United States Section of the NAFTA Secretariat pursuant to Article 1904 of the North American Free Trade Agreement. Panel Review was requested of the Final Results of the 2008- 2009 and 2009-2010 Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, made by the International Trade Administration, respecting Citric Acid and Certain Citrate Salts from Canada. This determination was published in the Federal Register (76 FR 34,044), on June 10, 2011. The NAFTA Secretariat has assigned Case Number USA-CDA-2011-1904-03 to this request.
Ball Bearings and Parts Thereof From Japan and the United Kingdom: Revocation of Antidumping Duty Orders
Document Number: 2011-17899
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-15
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is revoking the antidumping duty orders on ball bearings and parts thereof from Japan and the United Kingdom.
Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From the Socialist Republic of Vietnam: Extension of Final Results of Antidumping Duty New Shipper Review
Document Number: 2011-17725
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-15
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (``Department'') is extending the time limit for the final results of the new shipper review of certain frozen warmwater shrimp from the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (``Vietnam''). The review covers the period February 1, 2010, through July 31, 2010.
Certain Tissue Paper Products From the People's Republic of China; Notice of Rescission of the 2010-2011 Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-17724
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-14
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is rescinding the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain tissue paper products from the People's Republic of China (PRC) for the period of review (POR) of March 1, 2010, to February 28, 2011, with respect to Max Fortune Industrial Limited (Max Fortune Industrial), Max Fortune (FZ) Paper Products Co., Ltd. (formerly known as Max Fortune (FETDE) Paper Products Co., Ltd.) (Max Fortune Fuzhou), Max Fortune (Vietnam) Paper Products Company Limited (Max Fortune Vietnam), and Fujian Tian Jun Trading Co., Ltd. (also known as Fuzhou Tianjun Foreign Trade Co., Ltd.) (Tian Jun). This rescission is based on the timely withdrawal of the requests for review by the only interested party that requested the review of these companies.
Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From India: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, Partial Rescission, and Final No Shipment Determination
Document Number: 2011-17486
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-13
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On March 4, 2011, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published the preliminary results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain frozen warmwater shrimp (shrimp) from India. This review covers 201 producers/exporters \1\ of the subject merchandise to the United States. The period of review (POR) is February 1, 2009, through January 31, 2010.
Tapered Roller Bearings and Parts Thereof, Finished or Unfinished, From the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Results of the 2009-2010 Administrative Review of the Antidumping Duty Order and Intent To Rescind Administrative Review, in Part
Document Number: 2011-17480
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-13
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
In response to requests from interested parties, the Department of Commerce (``Department'') is currently conducting the 2009-2010 administrative review of the antidumping duty order on tapered roller bearings and parts thereof, finished and unfinished (``TRBs''), from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''), covering the period June 1, 2009, through May 31, 2010. We have preliminarily determined that sales have been made below normal value (``NV'') by certain companies subject to this review. Additionally, we are announcing that we intend to rescind the review with respect to entries of TRBs exported by Tainshui Hailin Import and Export Corporation (``Hailin I&E'') produced by any manufacturer other than Hailin Bearing Factory (``HB Factory''). We have preliminarily determined that Gansu Hailin Zhongke Science & Technology Co., Ltd. (``Hailin Zhongke'') is successor-in-interest to HB Factory. If these preliminary results are adopted in our final results of this review, we will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (``CBP'') to assess antidumping duties on entries of subject merchandise during the period of review (``POR'') for which the importer-specific assessment rates are above de minimis. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results. We will issue the final results no later than 120 days from the date of publication of this notice.
Certain Cased Pencils From the People's Republic of China: Continuation of Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: 2011-17499
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-12
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
As a result of the determinations by the Department of Commerce (``Department'') and the International Trade Commission (``ITC'') that revocation of the antidumping duty order on certain cased pencils from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'') would likely lead to a continuation or recurrence of dumping and material injury to an industry in the United States, the Department is publishing a notice of continuation of the antidumping duty order.
Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From Thailand: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Final No Shipment Determination
Document Number: 2011-17485
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-12
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On March 4, 2011, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published the preliminary results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain frozen warmwater shrimp (shrimp) from Thailand. This review covers 152 producers/exporters of the subject merchandise to the United States. The period of review (POR) is February 1, 2009, through January 31, 2010. Based on our analysis of the comments received on the preliminary results, we have made certain changes in the margin calculations. Therefore, the final results differ from the preliminary results. The final weighted-average dumping margins for the reviewed firms are listed below in the section entitled ``Final Results of Review.''
Chlorinated Isocyanurates From the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-17276
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-11
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
In response to requests from interested parties, the Department of Commerce (the Department) is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on chlorinated isocyanurates (chlorinated isos) from the People's Republic of China (PRC). The period of review (POR) for this administrative review is June 1, 2009, through May 31, 2010. This administrative review covers four producers/exporters of the subject merchandise, i.e., Hebei Jiheng Chemical Co., Ltd. (Jiheng); Zhucheng Taisheng Chemical Co., Ltd. (Zhucheng); Juancheng Kangtai Chemical Co., Ltd. (Kangtai); and Arch Chemicals (China) Co., Ltd. (Arch China). Jiheng is the only producer/exporter being individually examined as a mandatory respondent. We preliminarily determine that Jiheng made sales in the United States at prices below normal value (NV). With respect to the three remaining respondents in this administrative review, we preliminarily determine that Zhucheng, Kangtai, and Arch China have demonstrated that they are entitled to a separate rate, and we are assigning to these companies Jiheng's calculated rate. If these preliminary results are adopted in our final results of review, we will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assess antidumping duties on entries of subject merchandise during the POR for which the importer-specific assessment rates are above de minimis. We invite interested parties to comment on these preliminary results.
Water and Wastewater Trade Mission to Australia Taking Place September 12-15, 2011; Now Opened to Multiple Sectors
Document Number: 2011-17255
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-11
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration