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WTO Agricultural Safeguard Trigger Levels

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Notice of product coverage and trigger levels for safeguard measures provided for in the World Trade Organization (WTO) Agreement on Agriculture; Correction

SUMMARY:

The Foreign Agricultural Service published a document in the Federal Register of May 25, 2012, updating the trigger levels for products which may be subject to measures under the safeguard provisions of the WTO Agreement on Agriculture. The document contained incorrect trigger levels.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Safeguard Staff, Import Policies and Export Reporting Division, Office of Trade Programs, Foreign Agricultural Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Stop 1021, 1400 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20250-1021; or by telephone at (202) 720-0638, or by email at itspd@fas.usda.gov.

Correction

In the Federal Register of May 25, 2012, in FR Doc. 2012-12691, on pages 31296-31298, correct the Quantity-Based Safeguard Trigger Annex to read:

Annex—Quantity-Based Safeguard Trigger

ProductTrigger levelPeriod
Beef239,476 mtJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Mutton5,964 mtJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Cream484,311 litersJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Evaporated or Condensed Milk1,268,235 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Nonfat Dry Milk461,559 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Dried Whole Milk3,141,891 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Dried Cream11,195 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Dried Whey/Buttermilk32,319 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Butter5,932,688 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Butter Oil and Butter Substitutes6,174,513 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Dairy Mixtures24,201,559 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Blue Cheese4,334,092 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Cheddar Cheese8,068,067 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
American-Type Cheese2,721,110 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Edam/Gouda Cheese6,010,547 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Italian-Type Cheese20,021,048 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Swiss Cheese with Eye Formation25,445,598 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Gruyere Process Cheese3,242,155 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Lowfat Cheese367,975 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
NSPF Cheese41,875,793 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Peanuts19,279 mtApril 1, 2011 to March 31, 2012.
19,018 mtApril 1, 2012 to March 31, 2013.
Peanut Butter/Paste4,498 mtJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Raw Cane Sugar1,278,131 mtOctober 1, 2011 to September 30, 2012.
1,054,460 mtOctober 1, 2012 to September 30, 2013.
Refined Sugar and Syrups203,088 mtOctober 1, 2011 to September 30, 2012.
208,571 mtOctober 1, 2012 to September 30, 2013.
Blended Syrups192 mtOctober 1, 2011 to September 30, 2012.
154 mtOctober 1, 2012 to September 30, 2013.
Articles Over 65% Sugar247 mtOctober 1, 2011 to September 30, 2012.
185 mtOctober 1, 2012 to September 30, 2013.
Articles Over 10% Sugar16,434 mtOctober 1, 2011 to September 30, 2012.
13,061 mtOctober 1, 2012 to September 30, 2013.
Sweetened Cocoa Powder700 mtOctober 1, 2011 to September 30, 2012.
305 mtOctober 1, 2012 to September 30, 2013.
Chocolate Crumb8,011,270 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Lowfat Chocolate Crumb213,313 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Infant Formula Containing Oligosaccharides798,644 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Mixes and Doughs286 mtOctober 1, 2011 to September 30, 2012.
218 mtOctober 1, 2012 to September 30, 2013.
Mixed Condiments and Seasonings432 mtOctober 1, 2011 to September 30, 2012.
419 mtOctober 1, 2012 to September 30, 2013.
Ice Cream1,693,727 litersJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Animal Feed Containing Milk61,103 kilogramsJanuary 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.
Short Staple Cotton30,605 kilogramsSeptember 20, 2011 to September 19, 2012.
1,056,786 kilogramsSeptember 20, 2012 to September 19, 2013.
Harsh or Rough Cotton60 kilogramsAugust 1, 2011 to July 31, 2012.
60 kilogramsAugust 1, 2012 to July 31, 2013.
Medium Staple Cotton51,298 kilogramsAugust 1, 2011 to July 31, 2012.
8,805 kilogramsAugust 1, 2012 to July 31, 2013.
Extra Long Staple Cotton1,007,631 kilogramsAugust 1, 2011 to July 31, 2012.
64 kilogramsAugust 1, 2012 to July 31, 2013.
Cotton Waste595,320 kilogramsSeptember 20, 2011 to September 19, 2012.
393,492 kilogramsSeptember 20, 2012 to September 19, 2013.
Cotton, Processed, Not Spun75,787 kilogramsSeptember 20, 2011 to September 19, 2012.
77,794 kilogramsSeptember 20, 2012 to September 19, 2013.

Dated: June 7, 2012.

Suzanne E. Heiner,

Administrator, Foreign Agricultural Service.

[FR Doc. 2012-15560 Filed 6-25-12; 8:45 am]

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