Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce.
Notice of opportunity to request administrative review of antidumping or countervailing duty order, finding, or suspended investigation.
Each year during the anniversary month of the publication of an antidumping or countervailing duty order, finding, or suspension of investigation, an interested party, as defined in section 771(9) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, may request, in accordance with section 351.213 of the Department of Commerce (the Department) Regulations (19 CFR 351.213 (1999)), that the Department conduct an administrative review of that antidumping or countervailing duty order, finding, or suspended investigation.
Opportunity To Request a Review
Not later than the last day of April 2000, interested parties may request administrative review of the following orders, findings, or suspended investigations, with anniversary dates in April for the following periods:
|Antidumping Duty Proceedings|
|Canada: Sugar and Syrups,* A-122-085||4/1/99-12/31/99|
|France: Sorbitol, A-427-001||4/1/99-12/31/00|
|Greece: Electrolytic Manganese Dioxide, A-484-801||4/1/99-12/31/00|
|Japan: Calcium Hypochlorite*, A-588-401||4/1/99-12/31/99|
|Japan: Electrolytic Manganese Dioxide*, A-588-806||4/1/99-12/31/00|
|Japan: 3.5″ Microdisks and Media Thereof*, A-588-802||4/1/99-12/31/99|
|Kenya: Standard Carnations*, A-779-602||4/1/99-12/31/99|
|Mexico: Fresh Cut Flowers*, A-201-601||4/1/99-12/31/99|
|Norway: Fresh and Chilled Atlantic Salmon, A-403-801||4/1/99-12/31/00|
|Republic of Korea: Color Television Receivers*, A-580-008||4/1/99-12/31/99|
|Taiwan: Color Television Receivers*, A-583-009||4/1/99-12/31/99|
|The People's Republic of China: Brake Rotors, A-570-846||4/1/99-12/31/00|
|Turkey: Certain Steel Concrete Reinforcing Bars, A-489-807||4/1/99-12/31/00|
|Countervailing Duty Proceedings|
|Norway: Fresh and Chilled Atlantic Salmon, C-403-802||4/1/99-12/31/99|
|Peru: Pompon Chrysanthemums, C-333-601||4/1/99-12/31/99|
|* Order revoked effective 01/01/2000.|
In accordance with section 351.213 of the regulations, an interested party as defined by section 771(9) of the Act may request in writing that the Secretary conduct an administrative review. In recent revisions to its regulations, the Department had changed its requirements for requesting reviews for countervailing duty orders. Pursuant to 771(9) of the Act, an interested party must specify the individual producers or exporters covered by the order or suspension agreement for which they are requesting a review (Department of Commerce Regulations, 62 FR 27295, 27424 (May 19, 1997)). Therefore, for both antidumping and countervailing duty reviews, the interested party must specify for which individual producers or exporters covered by an antidumping finding or an antidumping or countervailing duty order it is requesting a review, and the requesting party must state why it desires the Secretary to review those particular producers or exporters. If the interested party intends for the Secretary to review sales of merchandise by an exporter (or a producer if that producer also exports merchandise from other supplies) which were produced in more than one country of origin and each country of origin is subject to a separate order, then the interested party must state specifically, on an order-by-order basis, which exporter(s) the request is intended to cover.
Seven copies of the request should be submitted to the Assistant Secretary for Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Room 1870, Department of Commerce, 14t Street & Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230. The Department also asks parties to serve a copy of their requests to the Office of Antidumping/Countervailing Enforcement, Attention: Sheila Forbes, in room 3065 of the main Commerce Building, Further, in accordance with section 351.303(f)(l)(i) of the regulations, a copy of each request must be served on every party on the Department's service list.
The Department will publish in the Federal Register a notice of “Initiation of Administration Review of Start Printed Page 19737Antidumping or Countervailing Duty Order, Finding, or Suspended Investigation” for requests received by the last day of April 2000. If the Department does not receive, by the last day of April 2,000, a request for review of entries covered by an order, finding, or suspended investigation listed in this notice and for the period identified above, the Department will instruct the Customs Service to assess antidumping or countervailing duties on those entries at a rate equal to the cash deposit of (or bond for) estimated antidumping or countervailing duties required on those entries at the time of entry, or withdrawal from warehouse, for consumption and to continue to collect the cash deposit previously ordered.
This notice is not required by statute but is published as a service to the international trading community.Start Signature
Dated: April 6, 2000.
Holly A. Kuga,
Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration, Group II.
[FR Doc. 00-9107 Filed 4-11-00; 8:45 am]
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