International Trade Administration August 8, 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Certain Hot-Rolled Carbon Steel Flat Products From the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Intent To Rescind the Review
Document Number: 2011-20076
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (``Department'') is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain hot- rolled carbon steel flat products (``hot-rolled'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'') for the period of review (``POR'') November 1, 2009, through October 31, 2010. As discussed below, we preliminarily intend to rescind this review.
Polyethylene Terephthalate Film, Sheet, and Strip From Brazil: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-20072
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on polyethylene terephthalate film, sheet, and strip (PET film) from Brazil. This administrative review covers one respondent, Terphane, Inc. (Terphane) and the period of review (POR) is November 1, 2009 through October 31, 2010. Since Terphane did not respond to the Department's requests for information, we have assigned Terphane a margin based on adverse facts available (AFA). 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 all appropriate entries of subject merchandise made during the POR. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results. We intend to issue the final results no later than 120 days from the date of publication of this notice, pursuant to section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act).
Certain Pasta From Italy: Preliminary Results of the 14th (2009) Countervailing Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-20070
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (``Department'') is conducting an administrative review of the countervailing duty order on certain pasta from Italy for the period January 1, 2009, through December 31, 2009. We preliminarily find that Molino e Pastificio Tomasello S.p.A. (``Tomasello'') and Pastificio Antonio Pallante S.r.L. (``Pallante'') received countervailable subsidies and that F.lli De Cecco di Filippo Fara San Martino S.p.A. (``De Cecco'') received de minimis countervailable subsidies. We also find that Pastificio Fabianelli S.p.A. (``Fabianelli'') received countervailable subsidies that were expensed prior to 2009 and did not confer any benefit to Fabianelli during the period of review (``POR''). See the ``Preliminary Results of Review'' section of this notice below. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results. See the ``Disclosure and Public Comment'' section of this notice below.
Certain Pasta From Italy: Notice of Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-20067
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
In response to requests by interested parties, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain pasta (``pasta'') from Italy for the period of review (``POR'') July 1, 2009, through June 30, 2010. This review covers two producers/exporters of subject merchandise: Molino e Pastificio Tomasello S.p.A. (``Tomasello'') and Pastificio Lucio Garofalo S.p.A. (``Garofalo''). We preliminarily determine that during the POR, Tomasello and Garofalo sold subject merchandise at less than normal value (``NV''). If these preliminary results are adopted in the final results of this administrative review, we will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (``CBP'') to assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries of subject merchandise during the POR. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results.
Certain Pasta From Italy: Notice of Court Decision Not in Harmony With Final Results of Administrative Review and Notice of Amended Final Results of Administrative Review Pursuant to Court Decision
Document Number: 2011-20052
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On July 22, 2011, the United States Court of International Trade (``CIT'') sustained the Department of Commerce's (``the Department's'') results of redetermination as applied to Atar, S.r.L. (``Atar'') pursuant to the CIT's order granting the Department's voluntary remand request in Atar, S.r.L. v. United States, 08-00004, (November 10, 2009) (``Remand Order''). See Final Remand Determination, Court No. 08-00004, filed May 6, 2010 (``Remand Results''), and Atar, S.r.L. v. United States, Court No. 08-00004, Slip Op. 11-87 (July 22, 2011). The Department is notifying the public that the final CIT judgment in this case is not in harmony with the Department's final determination and is amending the final results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain pasta from Italy covering the period of review (``POR'') of July 1, 2005, through June 30, 2006, with respect to Atar.
1-Hydroxyethylidene-1, 1-Diphosphonic Acid From the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Final Rescission in Part
Document Number: 2011-20040
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On April 7, 2011, the Department of Commerce (the ``Department'') published in the Federal Register its preliminary results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on 1-hydroxyethylidene-1, 1-diphosphonic acid (``HEDP'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''), covering the period April 23, 2009 through March 31, 2010.\1\ The Department gave interested parties an opportunity to comment on the Preliminary Results. After reviewing the interested parties' comments, the Department has not made changes to the margin for the final results. The final dumping margin for this review is listed in the ``Final Results of Review'' section below.
North American Free-Trade Agreement, Article 1904; Binational Panel Reviews: Notice of Termination of Panel Review
Document Number: 2011-20030
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Pursuant to the negotiated settlement between the United States and Canadian industries, the panel review of the above-noted case is terminated as of August 2, 2011. No panel has been appointed to review this panel.