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

Certain Lined Paper Products From People's Republic of China: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Changed Circumstances Review and Revocation, in Part
Document Number: 2011-25315
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-30
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On August 17, 2011, the Department of Commerce (``Department'') published its notice of initiation and preliminary results of changed circumstances review, and intent to revoke, in part, the antidumping duty order on certain lined paper products (``CLPP'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'').\1\ We invited parties to comment and received no comments. Therefore, we are now revoking the order, in part, with respect to FiveStar[reg] AdvanceTM notebooks and notebook organizers without polyvinyl chloride (``PVC'') coatings.
Certain Polyester Staple Fiber From the Republic of Korea and Taiwan: Continuation of Antidumping Duty Orders
Document Number: 2011-25299
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-30
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 polyester staple fiber from the Republic of Korea (Korea) and Taiwan 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 for the antidumping duty orders.
Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags From Thailand: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-24998
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-28
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On May 24, 2011, the Department of Commerce published the preliminary results of the 2009/2010 administrative review of the antidumping duty order on polyethylene retail carrier bags from Thailand. We gave interested parties an opportunity to comment on the preliminary results. Based on our analysis of the comments received and an examination of our calculations, we have made certain changes for the final results. The final weighted-average dumping margins for the respondents are listed below in the ``Final Results of Review'' section of this notice.
Certain Tin Mill Products From Japan; Final Results of the Second Expedited Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: 2011-24995
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-28
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On June 1, 2011, the Department of Commerce (the Department) initiated the second sunset review of the antidumping duty order on certain tin mill products from Japan, 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 and no response from respondent interested parties, the Department conducted an expedited (120-day) sunset review. As a result of this sunset review, the Department finds that revocation of the antidumping duty order would likely lead to the continuation or recurrence of dumping. The dumping margins are identified in the Final Results of Review section of this notice.
Brass Sheet and Strip From Germany: Preliminary Results of the Third Five-Year (“Sunset”) Review of the Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: 2011-24664
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On March 1, 2011, the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') initiated its third sunset review of the antidumping duty order on brass sheet and strip from Germany, pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (``the Act''). The Department is conducting a full sunset review of the order pursuant to 751(c) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.218(e)(2)(i). As a result of this sunset review, the Department preliminarily finds that revocation of the antidumping duty order on brass sheet and strip from Germany would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping.
U.S. Aerospace Supplier & Investment Mission
Document Number: 2011-24297
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-22
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Ports and Maritime Technology Trade Mission to India
Document Number: 2011-24296
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-22
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Trade Mission to Southeast Asia in Conjunction With Trade Winds-Asia
Document Number: 2011-24294
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-22
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
U.S. Automotive Parts and Components Business Development Mission to Russia
Document Number: 2011-24290
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-22
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Safety & Security Trade Mission; Mexico City and Monterrey, Mexico
Document Number: 2011-24289
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-22
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Notice of Solicitation of Applications for Allocation of Tariff Rate Quotas on the Import of Certain Worsted Wool Fabrics to Persons Who Weave Such Fabrics in the United States
Document Number: 2011-24257
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-21
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department hereby solicits applications from persons (including firms, corporations, or other legal entities) who weave worsted wool fabrics in the United States for an allocation of the 2012 tariff rate quotas on certain worsted wool fabric. Interested persons must submit an application on the form provided to the address listed below by October 21, 2011. The Department will cause to be published in the Federal Register its determination to allocate the 2012 tariff rate quotas and will notify applicants of their respective allocation as soon as possible after that date. Promptly thereafter, the Department will issue licenses to eligible applicants.
Notice of Solicitation of Applications for Allocation of Tariff Rate Quotas on the Import of Certain Worsted Wool Fabrics to Persons Who Cut and Sew Men's and Boys' Worsted Wool Suits, Suit-Type Jackets and Trousers in the United States
Document Number: 2011-24253
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-21
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department hereby solicits applications from persons (including firms, corporations, or other legal entities) who cut and sew men's and boys' worsted wool suits and suit-like jackets and trousers in the United States for an allocation of the 2012 tariff rate quotas on certain worsted wool fabric. Interested persons must submit an application on the form provided to the address listed below by October 21, 2011. The Department will cause to be published in the Federal Register its determination to allocate the 2012 tariff rate quotas and will notify applicants of their respective allocation as soon as possible after that date. Promptly thereafter, the Department will issue licenses to eligible applicants.
Request for Comments on World Health Organization Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Framework
Document Number: 2011-24205
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-21
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The International Trade Administration invites submission of comments from the public and relevant industries on influenza surveillance and response, including implementation of the World Health Organization Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Framework (http:// apps.who.int/gb/ebwha/pdffiles/WHA64/A648-en.pdf) and additional planning for future possible pandemic influenza.
Application(s) for Duty-Free Entry of Scientific Instruments
Document Number: 2011-24122
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Purdue University; Notice of Decision on Applications for Duty-Free Entry of Scientific Instruments
Document Number: 2011-24120
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Survey of International Air Travelers
Document Number: 2011-24050
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-20
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.
Certain Polyester Staple Fiber From Taiwan: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-24010
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-19
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On April 21, 2011, the Department of Commerce published the preliminary results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain polyester staple fiber from Taiwan. The period of review is May 1, 2009, through April 30, 2010. We gave interested parties an opportunity to comment on the preliminary results. We received comments from Far Eastern New Century Corporation. The final weighted-average dumping margin for Far Eastern New Century Corporation is listed below in the ``Final Results of the Review'' section of this notice.
Glycine From the People's Republic of China: Continuation of Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: 2011-24008
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-19
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
As a result of the determinations by the Department of Commerce (the Department) and the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) that revocation of the antidumping duty order on glycine from the People's Republic of China (PRC) would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping and material injury to an industry in the United States, the Department is publishing a notice of continuation of this antidumping duty order.
Light-Walled Rectangular Pipe and Tube From Turkey; Notice of Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-24007
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-19
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On June 8, 2011, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published in the Federal Register the preliminary results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on light-walled rectangular pipe and tube from Turkey. See Light-Walled Rectangular Pipe and Tube From Turkey; Notice of Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, 76 FR 33200 (June 8, 2011) (Preliminary Results). We gave interested parties an opportunity to comment on the Preliminary Results, but we received no comments.
Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Executive Business Development Mission; Clarification and Amendment
Document Number: 2011-23893
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-19
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 Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Executive Business Development Mission, 76 FR, No. 140, July 21, 2011, to clarify eligibility and amend the Notice to revise the dates and provide for selection of applicants on a rolling basis.
The Manufacturing Council: Meeting of the Manufacturing Council
Document Number: 2011-23901
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-16
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Manufacturing Council will hold a meeting to hear updates from the Department of Commerce in addition to the Council's ex-officio agency members from, the Departments of the Treasury, Labor, and Energy on past Council recommendations regarding competitiveness, workforce development issues, energy policy, trade agreements and other issues affecting the U.S. manufacturing sector and to determine future areas of focus for Council work.
Wooden Bedroom Furniture From the People's Republic of China: Amended Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-23832
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-16
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On August 11, 2011, the Department of Commerce (``Department'') published the final results of the antidumping duty administrative review of wooden bedroom furniture from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'').\1\ The period of review (``POR'') is January 1, 2009, through December 31, 2009. We are amending our Final Results to correct certain ministerial errors.
Polyethylene Terephthalate Film, Sheet, and Strip From the Republic of Korea: Revocation of Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: 2011-23825
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-16
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On September 1, 2010, the Department of Commerce (the Department) initiated its third sunset review of the antidumping duty order on polyethylene terephthalate film, sheet, and strip (PET film) from the Republic of Korea. Pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) determined that revocation of the existing antidumping duty order on polyethylene terephthalate film, sheet, and strip from the Republic of Korea would not be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury to an industry in the United States within a reasonably foreseeable time. Therefore, pursuant to section 751(d)(2) of the Act, and 19 CFR 351.222(i)(1)(iii), the Department is revoking the antidumping duty order on PET film from the Republic of Korea.
Magnesium Metal From the People's Republic of China: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-23691
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-15
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On May 27, 2011, the U.S. Department of Commerce (``the Department'') published a notice of initiation of an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on magnesium metal from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'').\1\ The review covers one manufacturer/exporter of subject merchandise from the PRC, Tianjin Magnesium International Co., Ltd. (``TMI''). The period of review (``POR'') is April 1, 2010 through March 31, 2011. Following the receipt of a certification of no shipments from TMI, and a subsequent no-shipment inquiry to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (``CBP''), on July 14, 2011, we notified all interested parties of the Department's intent to rescind this review and provided an opportunity to comment on the rescission.\2\ We received no comments. Therefore, we are rescinding this administrative review.
Ball Bearings and Parts Thereof From France, Germany and Italy: Final Results of Sunset Reviews and Revocation of Antidumping Duty Orders
Document Number: 2011-23688
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-15
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On August 1, 2011, the Department of Commerce (the Department) initiated the sunset reviews of the antidumping duty orders on ball bearings and parts thereof from France, Germany, and Italy. See Initiation of Five-Year (``Sunset'') Review, 76 FR 45778 (August 1, 2011) (Initiation Notice). Because no domestic interested party filed a notice of intent to participate in response to the notice of initiation of the sunset reviews by the applicable deadline, the Department is revoking the antidumping duty orders on ball bearings and parts thereof from France, Germany, and Italy.
Circular Welded Carbon Steel Pipes and Tubes From Taiwan: Notice of Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-23685
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-15
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On June 28, 2011, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published a notice of initiation of an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on circular welded carbon steel pipes and tubes from Taiwan. The review covers eight firms. Based on a withdrawal of the requests for review of certain companies from United States Steel Corporation (Petitioner), we are now rescinding this administrative review with respect to six of those firms.
Certain Cased Pencils From the People's Republic of China: 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: 2011-23681
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-15
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On August 30, 2011, the United States Court of International Trade (``CIT'') sustained the Department of Commerce's (``the Department'') results of redetermination as applied to respondent Shandong Rongxin Import & Export Co., Ltd. (``Rongxin'') pursuant to the CIT's remand order in Shandong Rongxin Import & Export Co., Ltd. v. United States, Court No. 09-00316, Slip Op. 11-45 (Ct. Int'l Trade April 21, 2011) (``Shandong Rongxin I''). See Final Results of Redetermination Pursuant to Remand, Court No. 09-00316, dated August 4, 2011, available at http://ia.ita.doc.gov/remands (``Second Remand Results''); Shandong Rongxin Import & Export Co., Ltd. v. United States, Court No. 09-00316, Slip Op. 11-105 (Ct. Int'l Trade August 30, 2011) (``Shandong Rongxin II''). 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 (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 determination and is amending the final results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain cased pencils (``pencils'') from the People's Republic of China covering the period of review (``POR'') of December 1, 2006, through November 30, 2007 with respect to Rongxin. See Certain Cased Pencils from the People's Republic of China: Final Results and Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, 74 FR 33406 (July 13, 2009) (``Final Results'') and accompanying Issues and Decision Memorandum (``I&D Memorandum''), as amended by Certain Cased Pencils from the People's Republic of China: Amended Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, 74 FR 45177 (September 1, 2009).
Certain Preserved Mushrooms From the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Rescission in Part
Document Number: 2011-23557
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-14
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On March 8, 2011, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published in the Federal Register the preliminary results of administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain preserved mushrooms from the People's Republic of China (PRC). See Certain Preserved Mushrooms From the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, Recission in Part, and Intent to Rescind in Part, 76 FR 12704 (March 8, 2011) (Preliminary Results). Based upon our analysis of comments received from interested parties, we made changes to the margin calculations for the final results.
Stainless Steel Bar from India: Final Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, and Revocation of the Order, in Part
Document Number: 2011-23390
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-13
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On March 4, 2011, the Department of Commerce (``Department'') published the preliminary results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on stainless steel bar from India. The review covers shipments of subject merchandise to the United States for the period February 1, 2009, through January 31, 2010, by Facor Steels Ltd./Ferro Alloys Corporation, Ltd. (``Facor''), Mukand Ltd. (``Mukand''), and Venus Wire Industries Pvt. Ltd. (``Venus Wire'').\1\ Based on our analysis of the comments received, we have made changes to the preliminary results, which are discussed below. For the final dumping margins, see the ``Final Results of the Review'' section below. Finally, we are announcing our revocation of the order on stainless steel bar from India, in part, with respect to subject merchandise produced and/or exported by Venus to the United States.
Magnesium Metal from the Russian Federation: Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-23379
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-13
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On May 6, 2011, the Department of Commerce published the preliminary results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on magnesium metal from the Russian Federation. The period of review (POR) is April 1, 2009, through March 31, 2010. Based on our analysis of the comments received we have made changes in the margin for one company. Therefore, the final results differ from the preliminary results. The final margin is listed below in the section entitled ``Final Results of the Review.''
Small Diameter Graphite Electrodes from the People's Republic of China: Final Results of the First Administrative Review of the Antidumping Duty Order and Final Rescission of the Administrative Review, in Part
Document Number: 2011-23357
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-13
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On March 7, 2011, the Department of Commerce (``Department'') published the preliminary results of the first administrative review of the antidumping duty order on small diameter graphite electrodes (``SDGE'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''), covering the period August 21, 2008, through January 31, 2010. See Small Diameter Graphite Electrodes from the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Results of the First Administrative Review of the Antidumping Duty Order; Partial Rescission of Administrative Review; and Intent to Rescind Administrative Review, in Part, 75 FR 12325 (March 7, 2011) (``Preliminary Results''). We invited interested parties to comment on our Preliminary Results. Based on our analysis of the comments received, we made certain changes to our margin calculations for the mandatory respondents. The final dumping margins for this review are listed in the ``Final Results of the Review'' section below.
North American Free-Trade Agreement (NAFTA), Article 1904 Binational Panel Reviews
Document Number: 2011-23157
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-13
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On August 29, 2011, the binational panel issued its decision in the review of the United States International Trade Commission's (the Commission) final injury determination in Large Diameter Line Pipe and Tube from Mexico (NAFTA Secretariat File Number USA-MEX-2007-1904- 03) affirming the Commission's remand determination. Copies of the panel decision are available from the U.S. Section of the NAFTA Secretariat.
Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From the Socialist Republic of Vietnam: Final Results and Final Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2011-23278
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-12
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On March 4, 2011, the Department of Commerce (``Department'') published the Preliminary Results of the fifth administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain frozen warmwater shrimp (``shrimp'') from the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (``Vietnam'').\1\ We gave interested parties an opportunity to comment on the Preliminary Results and, based upon our analysis of the comments and information received, we made changes to the margin calculations for the final results of this review. The final weighted-average margins are listed below in the ``Final Results of the Review'' section of this notice. The period of review (``POR'') is February 1, 2009, through January 31, 2010.
University of Chicago, et al.; Notice of Decision on Applications for Duty-Free Entry of Scientific Instruments
Document Number: 2011-23275
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-12
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Application(s) for Duty-Free Entry of Scientific Instruments
Document Number: 2011-23256
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-12
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration