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

Continuation of Suspended Antidumping Duty Investigation: Uranium From the Russian Federation
Document Number: 2012-5671
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
As a result of the determination by the Department of Commerce (``the Department'') that termination of the Agreement Suspending the Antidumping Investigation on Uranium from the Russian Federation (``Suspension Agreement'') would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping and the determination by the International Trade Commission (``ITC'') that termination of the suspended antidumping duty investigation on uranium from the Russian Federation (``Russia'') would likely lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury to an industry in the United States within a reasonably foreseeable time, the Department is publishing this notice of continuation of the Suspension Agreement on uranium from Russia.
Allocation of Duty-Exemptions for Calendar Year 2012 for Watch Producers Located in the United States Virgin Islands
Document Number: 2012-5588
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-07
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, Department of the Interior
Silicon Metal From the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2012-5582
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-07
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
U.S. Education Mission to Brazil; Brasilia, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, Brazil, August 30-September 6, 2012
Document Number: 2012-5451
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-07
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From India: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, and Preliminary No Shipment Determination
Document Number: 2012-5449
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (Department) is conducting the sixth administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain frozen warmwater shrimp (shrimp) from India. The respondents which the Department selected for individual examination are Apex Exports (Apex) and Falcon Marine Exports Limited (Falcon). The respondents which were not selected for individual examination are listed in the ``Preliminary Results of the Review'' section of this notice. The period of review (POR) is February 1, 2010, through January 31, 2011. We preliminarily determine that Falcon has not made sales at below normal value (NV), while Apex has made sales at below NV, and, therefore, these sales are subject to antidumping duties. In addition, based on the preliminary results for the respondents selected for individual examination, we have preliminarily determined a margin for those companies that were not individually examined. If the 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 the preliminary results.
Small Diameter Graphite Electrodes From the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Results and Partial Rescission of Administrative Review
Document Number: 2012-5448
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
In response to requests from interested parties, the Department of Commerce (the Department) is conducting the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on small diameter graphite electrodes (graphite electrodes) from the People's Republic of China (PRC), covering the period February 1, 2010, through January 31, 2011. The Department has preliminarily determined that during the period of review (POR) respondents in this proceeding have made sales of subject merchandise at less than normal value (NV). 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 all appropriate entries of subject merchandise during the POR. The Department is also rescinding this review for those exporters for which requests for review were timely withdrawn.\1\ Furthermore, we determine that 16 companies for which a review was requested have not demonstrated entitlement to a separate rate.\2\ As a result, we have preliminarily determined that they are part of the PRC-wide entity, and are subject to the PRC-wide entity rate.\3\
Stainless Steel Bar From India: Preliminary Results and Partial Rescission of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2012-5416
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (Department) is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on stainless steel bar (SSBar) from India. The period of review (POR) is February 1, 2010, through January 31, 2011. This review covers three exporters/producers, one of which is being individually reviewed as a mandatory respondent. We preliminarily determine that the mandatory respondent made sales of the subject merchandise at prices below normal value (NV). We have assigned the second respondent the margin calculated for the mandatory respondent. In addition, we have rescinded the review with respect to the remaining company. Interested parties are invited to comment on these preliminary results. If these preliminary results are adopted in our final results, we will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to assess antidumping duties on appropriate entries.
Certain Preserved Mushrooms From the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, and Rescission in Part
Document Number: 2012-5413
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-06
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 certain preserved mushrooms from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'') covering the period February 1, 2010, through January 31, 2011. We preliminarily determine that sales made by Blue Field (Sichuan) Food Industrial Co., Ltd. (Blue Field), and Dujiangyan Xingda Foodstuffs Co., Ltd. (Xingda) were made below normal value (``NV''). We invite interested parties to comment on these preliminary results. In addition, we are also rescinding this administrative review with respect to China National Cereals, Oils & Foodstuffs Import & Export Corp. (China National), China Processed Food Import & Export Co. (China Processed), Fujian Pinghe Baofeng Canned Foods (Fujian Pinghe), Fujian Yuxing Fruits and Vegetables Foodstufs Development Co., Ltd. (Fujian Yuxing), Fujian Zishan Group Co., Ltd. (Fujian Zishan), Guangxi Eastwing Trading Co., Ltd. (Guangxi Eastwing), Guangxi Hengyong Industrial & Commercial Dev. Ltd. (Guangxi Hengyong), Guangxi Jisheng Foods, Inc. (Jisheng), Linyi City Kangfu Foodstuff Drinkable Co.Ltd. (Linyi City), Longhai Guangfa Food Co., Ltd.(Longhai Guangfa), Primera Harvest (Xingfan) Co., Ltd. (Primera Harvest), Shandong Fengyu Edible Fungus Corporation Ltd. (Shangdong Fengyu), Sun Wave Trading Co., Ltd. (Sun Wave Trading), Xiamen Greenland Import & Export Co., Ltd. (Xiamen Greenland), Xiamen Gulong Import & Export Co., Ltd. (Xiamen Gulong), Xiamen Jiahua Import & Export Trading Co., Ltd. (Xiamen Jiahua), Xiamen International Trade & Industrial Co., Ltd. (XITIC), Xiamen Longhuai Import & Export Co., Ltd. (Xiamen Longhuai), Zhangzhou Ganchang Foods Co., Ltd. (Zhangzhou Ganchang), Zhangzhou Hongda Import & Export Trading Co., Ltd. (Zhangzhou Hongda), and Zhangzhou Tongfa Foods Industry Co., Ltd. (Zhangzhou Tongfa).
Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From Thailand: Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Preliminary No Shipment Determination
Document Number: 2012-5263
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-05
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (Department) is conducting the sixth administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain frozen warmwater shrimp (shrimp) from Thailand. The respondents which the Department selected for individual examination are Pakfood Public Company Limited and its affiliated subsidiaries (collectively, ``Pakfood'') \1\ and Thai Royal Frozen Food Co., Ltd. (TRF). The respondents which were not selected for individual examination are listed in the ``Preliminary Results of Review'' section of this notice. The period of review (POR) is February 1, 2010, through January 31, 2011.
Certain Large Diameter Carbon and Alloy Seamless Standard, Line, and Pressure Pipe (Over 41/2
Document Number: 2012-5261
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-05
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (``Department'') preliminarily determines that JFE Steel Corporation (``JFE''); Nippon Steel Corporation (``Nippon''); NKK Tubes (``NKK''); and Sumitomo Metal Industries, Ltd. (``SMI'') made no shipments of merchandise subject to the antidumping duty order on certain large diameter carbon and alloy seamless standard, line, and pressure pipe (over 4\1/2\ inches) from Japan during the period June 1, 2010, through May 31, 2011. Interested parties are invited to comment on the preliminary results.
Corrosion-Resistant Carbon Steel Flat Products From the Republic of Korea: Final Results of Countervailing Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2012-5188
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-05
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On August 31, 2011, the U.S. Department of Commerce (``the Department'') published in the Federal Register its preliminary results of the administrative review of the countervailing duty (``CVD'') order on corrosion-resistant carbon steel flat products (``CORE'') from the Republic of Korea (``Korea'') for the period of review (``POR'') January 1, 2009, through December 31, 2009.\1\ We preliminarily found that Hyundai HYSCO Ltd. (HYSCO) received de minimis countervailable subsidies during the POR. However, we subsequently issued a Post Preliminary Analysis Memorandum and Post Preliminary Final Results in which we found that HYSCO received additional countervailable subsidies.\2\ We received comments on our Preliminary Results from interested parties, and we have made revisions to our calculations. The final results are listed in the section ``Final Results of Review'' below.
Steel Wheels From the People's Republic of China: Notice of Preliminary Affirmative Determination of Critical Circumstances
Document Number: 2012-5186
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-02
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (the Department) has preliminarily determined that critical circumstances exist with respect to imports of steel wheels from the People's Republic of China (PRC).
Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp From the People's Republic of China: Preliminary Results, Partial Rescission, Extension of Time Limits for the Final Results, and Intent To Revoke, in Part, of the Sixth Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2012-5028
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-02
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Department of Commerce (``Department'') is conducting an administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain frozen warmwater shrimp (``shrimp'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''), covering the period of review (``POR'') of February 1, 2010, through January 31, 2011. As discussed below, the Department preliminarily determines that the respondents in this review did not make sales in the United States at prices below normal value (``NV'') during the POR.
Fresh and Chilled Atlantic Salmon From Norway: Revocation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Orders
Document Number: 2012-5024
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-02
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'') and countervailing duty (``CVD'') orders on fresh and chilled Atlantic salmon (``salmon'') from Norway would not be likely to lead to the continuation or recurrence of material injury to an industry in the United States, the Department of Commerce (the ``Department'') is revoking these AD and CVD orders.
Initiation of Five-Year (“Sunset”) Review
Document Number: 2012-5010
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-01
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 duty order 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.
Export Trade Certificate of Review
Document Number: 2012-4917
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-01
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
The Office of Competition and Economic Analysis (``OCEA'') of the International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce, has received an application to amend an Export Trade Certificate of Review (``Certificate''). This notice summarizes the proposed amendment and requests comments relevant to whether the amended Certificate should be issued.
Certain Steel Nails From the People's Republic of China: Final Results and Final Partial Rescission of the Second Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2012-4877
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-01
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On September 12, 2011, the Department of Commerce (``Department'') published the preliminary results of the second administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain steel nails (``steel nails'') from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'').\1\ We gave interested parties an opportunity to comment on the Preliminary Results. 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 August 1, 2009, through July 31, 2010.
Steel Wire Garment Hangers From the People's Republic of China: Final Results and Final Partial Rescission of Second Antidumping Duty Administrative Review
Document Number: 2012-4875
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-03-01
Agency: Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
On October 28, 2011, the Department of Commerce (``Department'') published in the Federal Register the preliminary results of the second administrative review of the antidumping duty order \1\ on steel wire garment hangers from the People's Republic of China (``PRC'').\2\ We gave interested parties an opportunity to comment on the Preliminary Results. Based upon our analysis of the comments and information received, we made changes to the margin calculations for the final results. We continue to find that certain exporters have sold subject merchandise at less than normal value during the period of review (``POR''), October 1, 2009, through September 30, 2010.