International Trade Administration January 2012 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Honey From Argentina: Notice of Initiation of Antidumping Duty New Shipper Review
Document Number: 2012-2093
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-31
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) has received a request for a new shipper review of the antidumping duty order on honey from Argentina. See Notice of Antidumping Duty Order: Honey From Argentina, 66 FR 63672 (December 10, 2001) (Order). In accordance with section 751(a)(2)(B) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), and 19 CFR 351.214(d), we are initiating an antidumping duty new shipper review of D'Ambros Mar[iacute]a de los Angeles and D'Ambros Mar[iacute]a Daniela SH, an Argentine partnership doing business as Ap[iacute]cola Danangie (Danangie). The period of review (POR) of this new shipper review is December 1, 2010, through November 30, 2011.
Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews and Requests for Revocation in Part
Document Number: 2012-2086
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-31
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 December anniversary dates. In accordance with the Department's regulations, we are initiating those administrative reviews. The Department also received requests to revoke two antidumping duty orders in part.
Brass Sheet and Strip From Germany: Final Results of the Full Third Five-Year (“Sunset”) Review of the Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: 2012-2082
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-31
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''). Based on adequate substantive responses filed on behalf of both the domestic interested parties and the respondent interested parties, the Department determined to conduct a full sunset review of this antidumping order pursuant to 751(c) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.218(e)(2)(i). As a result of our analysis, the Department finds that revocation of the antidumping duty order on brass sheet and strip from Germany would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping.
Large Residential Washers From the Republic of Korea: Initiation of Countervailing Duty Investigation
Document Number: 2012-1697
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-27
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Large Residential Washers From the Republic of Korea and Mexico: Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigations
Document Number: 2012-1679
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-26
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Steel Wire Garment Hangers From the Socialist Republic of Vietnam: Initiation of Countervailing Duty Investigation
Document Number: 2012-1531
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
India Infrastructure Business Development Mission-Clarification and Amendment
Document Number: 2012-1436
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-25
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 India Infrastructure Business Development Mission, 76 FR, No. 247, December 23, 2011, to amend the Notice to revise the dates of the application deadline from January 25, 2012 to the new deadline of February 1, 2012.
Executive-led Aerospace and Defense Industry Trade Mission to Turkey-Notification
Document Number: 2012-1435
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-25
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Utility Scale Wind Towers From the People's Republic of China: Initiation of Countervailing Duty Investigation
Document Number: 2012-1342
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-24
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Certain Stainless Steel Wire Rods From India: Continuation of Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: 2012-1246
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-23
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 certain stainless steel wire rods from India 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 the antidumping duty order.
Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From the Socialist Republic of Vietnam: Extension of Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2012-1110
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the ``Department'') is extending the time limit for the preliminary results of the sixth administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain frozen warmwater shrimp (``shrimp'') from the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (``Vietnam'') to February 28, 2012. The period of review (``POR'') is February 1, 2010, through January 31, 2011.
Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags From the People's Republic of China: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2012-1106
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
In response to a request from interested parties, the Department of Commerce (the Department) initiated an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on polyethylene retail carrier bags (PRCBs) from the People's Republic of China (PRC) with respect to Dongguan Nozawa Plastics Products Co., Ltd., and United Power Packaging, Ltd. (collectively Nozawa). The period of review is August 1, 2010, through July 31, 2011. The Department is rescinding the administrative review.
Manufacturing Council
Document Number: 2012-731
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-17
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce is currently seeking applications to fill six vacant positions on the Manufacturing Council (Council). The purpose of the Council is to advise the Secretary of Commerce on matters relating to the competitiveness of the U.S. manufacturing sector and to provide a forum for regular communication between Government and the manufacturing sector.
Tapered Roller Bearings and Parts Thereof, Finished and Unfinished, From the People's Republic of China: Final Results of the 2009-2010 Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Rescission of Administrative Review, in Part
Document Number: 2012-730
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-17
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On July 13, 2011, the Department of Commerce (``Department'') published the preliminary results and intent to rescind in part, of the 2009-2010 administrative review of the antidumping duty order on tapered roller bearings (``TRBs'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''). See 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, 76 FR 41207 (July 13, 2011) (``Preliminary Results''). The period of review (``POR'') is June 1, 2009, through May 31, 2010. This review covers four respondents: (1) Changshan Peer Bearing Company, Ltd. (``CPZ/SKF,'' also referred to as ``SKF''); (2) Tainshui Hailin Import and Export Corporation (``Hailin I&E''); \1\ (3) Zhejiang Sihe Machine Co., Ltd. (``Sihe''); and (4) Xinchang Kaiyuan Automotive Bearing Co., Ltd. (``Kaiyuan'').
Certain Cut-to-Length Carbon-Quality Steel Plate Products From the Republic of Korea: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2012-613
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-13
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
In response to a request by an interested party, the Department of Commerce (the Department) is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain cut-to-length carbon- quality steel plate products (steel plate) from the Republic of Korea (Korea). This review covers one producer/exporter of the subject merchandise, Dongkuk Steel Mill Co., Ltd. (DSM). The period of review (POR) is February 1, 2010, through January 31, 2011. The Department has preliminarily determined that DSM made U.S. sales at prices less than normal value. If these preliminary results are adopted in our final results of administrative review, we will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assess antidumping duties on all appropriate entries. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results of review. We intend to issue the final results of review no later than 120 days from the publication date of this notice.
Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Market Research To Broaden and Deepen U.S. Exporter Base
Document Number: 2012-598
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-13
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.
Export Trade Certificate of Review
Document Number: 2012-523
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-13
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The U.S. Department of Commerce issued an amended Export Trade Certificate of Review to Aerospace Industries of America on September 27, 2011. The Certificate has been amended ten times. The previous amendment was issued to AIA on November 29, 2010, and a notice of its issuance was published in the Federal Register on December 7, 2010 (75 FR 75963). The original Export Trade Certificate of Review No. 92-0001 was issued on April 10, 1992, and published in the Federal Register on April 17, 1992 (57 FR 13707).
Light-Walled Rectangular Pipe and Tube From Mexico; Final Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2012-492
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-12
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On September 7, 2011, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published the preliminary results of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on light-walled rectangular pipe and tube from Mexico.\1\ This administrative review covers two manufacturers/exporters and has a period of review (POR) from August 1, 2009, through July 31, 2010.
Carbazole Violet Pigment 23 From the People's Republic of China: Final Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2012-248
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-10
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On September 6, 2011, the Department of Commerce (the Department) published the preliminary intent to rescind the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on carbazole violet pigment 23 (CVP-23) from the People's Republic of China (PRC).\1\ This administrative review covers Toyo Ink Mfg. America, LLC and Toyo Ink Mfg. Co., Ltd. (collectively, Toyo) for the December 1, 2009, through November 30, 2010, period of review (POR). Toyo provided a certification of no sales. As the Department's review of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) import data confirmed that there were no reviewable entries of the subject merchandise during the POR, we preliminarily determined that Toyo did not have reviewable entries during the POR. Therefore, because there were no entries on which to assess duties, the Department preliminarily determined to rescind this review and gave interested parties an opportunity to comment. We did not receive comments on the Preliminary Results. We are therefore rescinding the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on CVP-23 from the PRC.
Hand Trucks and Certain Parts Thereof From the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2012-242
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-10
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) is currently conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on hand trucks and certain parts thereof (hand trucks) from the People's Republic of China (PRC) covering the period of review (POR) of December 1, 2009, through November 30, 2010. We preliminarily determine that sales made by New-Tec Integration (Xiamen) Co., Ltd. (New-Tec), were below normal value (NV) at a de minimis level. We invite interested parties to comment on these preliminary results.
Wooden Bedroom Furniture From the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Rescission of Antidumping Duty New Shipper Review
Document Number: 2012-238
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-10
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the ``Department'') is currently conducting a new shipper review (``NSR'') of the antidumping duty order on wooden bedroom furniture (``WBF'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'') for the period of January 1, 2011, through June 30, 2011. As discussed below, we preliminarily determine that the producer and exporter Marvin Furniture (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. (``Marvin Furniture'') did not satisfy the regulatory requirements to request an NSR; therefore, we are preliminarily rescinding this NSR. We invite interested parties to comment on these preliminary results. See ``Comments'' section below.
Honey From Argentina: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Partial Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2012-234
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-10
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 honey from Argentina. The review covers imports of subject merchandise from nine companies. The period of review (POR) is December 1, 2009, through November 30, 2010. We preliminarily determine that sales of honey from Argentina have not been made below normal value (NV) by mandatory respondents TransHoney S.A. (TransHoney) and Compa[ntilde][iacute]a Inversora Platense S.A. (CIPSA) during the POR. In addition, we have preliminarily determined a margin for those companies that were not selected for individual examination. If these preliminary results are adopted in our final results of administrative review, we will issue appropriate assessment instructions to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results.
Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From the Socialist Republic of Vietnam: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty New Shipper Review
Document Number: 2012-162
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-09
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On February 1, 2005, the Department of Commerce (``Department'') published in the Federal Register the antidumping duty order on certain frozen warmwater shrimp (``shrimp'') from the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (``Vietnam'').\1\ The Department is conducting a new shipper review (``NSR'') of the Order, covering the period of review (``POR'') of February 1, 2010, through January 31, 2011. 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.
Low Enriched Uranium From France: Initiation of Antidumping Duty Changed Circumstances Review
Document Number: 2012-157
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-09
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 (Department) is initiating a changed circumstances review of the antidumping duty order on low enriched uranium (LEU) from France with respect to Eurodif S.A. and AREVA NP Inc. (collectively, AREVA).
Fresh Garlic From the People's Republic of China: Final Results of Expedited Sunset Review of the Antidumping Duty Order
Document Number: 2012-81
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On September 1, 2011, the Department of Commerce (the Department) initiated the third sunset review of the antidumping duty order fresh garlic from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''), pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act). The Department has conducted an expedited (120-day) sunset review for this order pursuant to section 751(c)(3)(B) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.218(e)(1)(ii)(C)(2). As a result of this sunset review, the Department finds that revocation of the antidumping duty order would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping.
Certain Steel Threaded Rod From the People's Republic of China: Initiation of Anti-Circumvention Inquiry
Document Number: 2011-33768
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-05
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
In response to a request from Vulcan Threaded Products Inc. (``Petitioner''), the Department of Commerce (the ``Department'') is initiating an anti-circumvention inquiry to determine whether certain imports are circumventing the antidumping duty order on certain steel threaded rod from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'').\1\
Certain Cut-To-Length Carbon-Quality Steel Plate From India, Indonesia, and the Republic of Korea: Continuation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Orders
Document Number: 2011-33767
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-04
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 (the ``ITC'') that revocation of the antidumping duty (``AD'') orders on certain cut-to-length carbon-quality steel plate (``CTL Plate'') from India, Indonesia, and the Republic of Korea (``Korea'') would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping, that revocation of the countervailing duty (``CVD'') orders on CTL Plate from India, Indonesia, and Korea would likely lead to the continuation or recurrence of a countervailable subsidy, and that revocation of these AD and CVD orders would likely lead to a continuation or recurrence of material injury to an industry in the United States, the Department is publishing this notice of continuation of these AD and CVD orders.
Certain Cut-To-Length Carbon-Quality Steel Plate From Italy and Japan: Revocation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Orders
Document Number: 2011-33764
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-04
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
As a result of the determinations by the International Trade Commission (the ``ITC'') that revocation of the antidumping duty (``AD'') orders on certain cut-to-length carbon-quality steel plate (``CTL Plate'') from Italy and Japan and of the countervailing duty (``CVD'') order on CTL Plate from Italy would not be likely to lead to the continuation or recurrence of material injury to an industry in the United States, the Department is publishing this notice of revocation of these AD and CVD orders.
Fresh Garlic From the People's Republic of China: Initiation of New Shipper Reviews
Document Number: 2011-33763
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-04
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (Department) has determined that two requests for a new shipper review (NSR) under the antidumping duty order on fresh garlic from the People's Republic of China (PRC), meet the statutory and regulatory requirements for initiation. The period of review (POR) is November 1, 2010, through October 31, 2011.
Initiation of Five-Year (“Sunset”) Review
Document Number: 2011-33674
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-03
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 a five-year review (``Sunset Review'') of the antidumping and countervailing duty 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.