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Notices Federal Register

Vol. 71, No. 3

Thursday, January 5, 2006

This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER attention of the council may file written identified in the Final Results of Review
contains documents other than rules or statements with the Council staff before section of this notice.
proposed rules that are applicable to the and after the meeting. EFFECTIVE DATE: January 5, 2006.
public. Notices of hearings and investigations,
committee meetings, agency decisions and Dated: December 27, 2005. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
rulings, delegations of authority, filing of Robert L. Vaught, Hilary Sadler, Esq. or Maureen
petitions and applications and agency Forest Supervisor, Humboldt-Toiyabe N.F. Flannery, AD/CVD Operations,
statements of organization and functions are International Trade Administration,
examples of documents appearing in this Agenda U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th
RAC Meeting Street & Constitution Avenue, NW,
Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202)
Diamond Valley School, 2/09/2006 at 6 482–4340 or (202) 482–3020,
I. No old business. Background
Alpine County, CA, Resource Advisory
Committee (RAC) New Business On September 1, 2005, the
I. Discuss approval and funding process. Department published the notice of
AGENCY: Forest Service, USDA. initiation of the sunset review of the
II. Discuss, rank, select and approve
ACTION: Notice of meeting. antidumping duty order on magnesium
project proposals for FY 06.
from China pursuant to section 751(c) of
SUMMARY: Pursuant to the authorities in III. Review monitoring requirements.
the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (‘‘the
the Federal Advisory Committees Act IV. Schedule monitoring field trip.
Act’’). See Initiation of Five–Year
(Pub. L. 92–463) and under the Secure V. Schedule next meeting.
(‘‘Sunset’’) Reviews, 70 FR 52074
Rural Schools and Community Self- Adjourn (September 1, 2005). On September 16,
Determination Act of 2000 (Pub. L. 106– 2005, the Department received a notice
393) the Alpine County Resource [FR Doc. 06–61 Filed 1–4–06; 8:45 am]
of intent to participate from US
Advisory Committee (RAC) will meet on BILLING CODE 3410–11–M
Magnesium, LLC, the domestic
Thursday, February 9, at 18:00 at the interested party, within the deadline
Diamond Valley School for business specified in section 351.218(d)(1)(i) of
meetings. The purpose of the meeting is DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE the Department’s regulations. The
to discuss issues relating to domestic interested party claimed
implementing the Secure Rural Schools International Trade Administration interested party status under section
and Community Self-Determination Act 771(9)(C) of the Act, as a manufacturer,
of 2000 (Payment to States) and [A–570–832]
producer, or wholesaler in the United
expenditure of Title II funds. The Pure Magnesium from the People’s States of a domestic like product. On
meetings are open to the public. Republic of China; Notice of Final October 3, 2005, the Department
DATES: Thursday, February 9, 2006 at Results of Expedited Sunset Review of received a complete substantive
18:00. Antidumping Duty Order response from the domestic interested
ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at party within the deadline specified in
AGENCY: Import Administration, section 351.218(d)(3)(i) of the
the Diamond Valley School, 35
International Trade Administration, Department’s regulations. The
Hawkside Drive, Markleeville,
Department of Commerce. Department did not receive a response
California 96120. Send written
SUMMARY: On September 1, 2005, the from any respondent interested party to
comments to Franklin Pemberton,
Department of Commerce (‘‘the this proceeding. As a result, pursuant to
Alpine County RAC coordinator, c/o
Department’’) initiated the sunset section 751(c)(3)(B) of the Act and
USDA Forest Service, Humboldt-
review of the antidumping duty order section 351.218(e)(1)(ii)(C)(2) of the
Toiyabe N.F., Carson Ranger District,
on pure magnesium from the People’s Department’s regulations, the
1536 So. Carson Street, Carson City, NV
Republic of China (‘‘China’’). See Department conducted an expedited
Initiation of Five–Year (‘‘Sunset’’) review of this order.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Reviews, 70 FR 52074 (September 1,
Alpine Co. RAC Coordinator, Franklin 2005). On the basis of a notice of intent Scope of the Order
Pemberton at (775) 884–8150; or Gary to participate, and an adequate The product covered by this review is
Schiff, Carson District Ranger and substantive response filed on behalf of pure primary magnesium regardless of
Designated Federal Officer, at (775) the domestic interested party, and a lack chemistry, form or size, unless expressly
884–8100, or electronically to of response from respondent interested excluded from the scope of this order. parties, the Department conducted an Primary magnesium is a metal or alloy
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The expedited (120–day) sunset review. As a containing by weight primarily the
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Meeting is open to the public. Council result of this sunset review, the element magnesium and produced by
discussion is limited to Forest Service Department finds that revocation of the decomposing raw materials into
staff and Council members. However, antidumping duty order would likely magnesium metal. Pure primary
persons who wish to bring urban and lead to the continuation or recurrence of magnesium is used primarily as a
community forestry matters to the dumping. The dumping margin is chemical in the aluminum alloying,

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desulfurization, and chemical reduction our written description of the scope is DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
industries. In addition, pure primary dispositive.
magnesium is used as an input in International Trade Administration
Analysis of Comments Received
producing magnesium alloy. Pure [A–821–801 and A–823–801]
primary magnesium encompasses All issues raised in this review are
products (including, but not limited to, addressed in the ‘‘Issues and Decision Notice of Continuation of Antidumping
butt–ends, stubs, crowns and crystals) Memorandum’’ (‘‘Decision Memo’’) Duty Orders: Solid Urea from the
with the following primary magnesium from Stephen J. Claeys, Deputy Russian Federation and Ukraine
contents: (1) Products that contain at Assistant Secretary for Import
least 99.95 percent primary magnesium, Administration, to Joseph A. Spetrini, AGENCY: Import Administration,
by weight (generally referred to as Acting Assistant Secretary for Import International Trade Administration,
‘‘ultra–pure’’ magnesium); (2) Products Administration, dated December 29, Department of Commerce.
2005, which is hereby adopted by this SUMMARY: As a result of the
that contain less than 99.95 percent but
notice. The issues discussed in the determinations by the Department of
not less than 99.8 percent primary
Decision Memo include the likelihood Commerce (‘‘Department’’) and the
magnesium, by weight (generally
of continuation or recurrence of International Trade Commission
referred to as ‘‘pure’’ magnesium); and
dumping and the magnitude of the (‘‘Commission’’) that revocation of these
(3) Products (generally referred to as
margins likely to prevail if the order antidumping duty orders would be
‘‘off–specification pure’’ magnesium)
were revoked. Interested parties can likely to lead to continuation or
that contain 50 percent or greater, but
find a complete discussion of all issues recurrence of dumping and material
less than 99.8 percent primary
raised in this review and the injury to an industry in the United
magnesium, by weight, and that do not
corresponding recommendations in this States, pursuant to section 751(c) of the
conform to ASTM specifications for
public memorandum which is on file in Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (‘‘the
alloy magnesium. ‘‘Off–specification
room B–099 of the main Commerce Act’’), the Department hereby orders the
pure’’ magnesium is pure primary
building. continuation of the antidumping duty
magnesium containing magnesium
In addition, a complete version of the orders on solid urea from the Russian
scrap, secondary magnesium, oxidized
Decision Memo can be accessed directly Federation (‘‘Russia’’) and Ukraine. The
magnesium or impurities (whether or
on the Web at Department is publishing notice of the
not intentionally added) that cause the
The paper copy and electronic version continuation of these antidumping duty
primary magnesium content to fall
of the Decision Memo are identical in orders.
below 99.8 percent by weight. It
content. EFFECTIVE DATE: January 5, 2006.
generally does not contain, individually
or in combination, 1.5 percent or more, FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Final Results of Review
by weight, of the following alloying Hilary E. Sadler, Esq. or Maureen
We determine that revocation of the Flannery, Office 8, Import
elements: aluminum, manganese, zinc,
antidumping duty order on pure Administration, International Trade
silicon, thorium, zirconium and rare
magnesium from China would be likely Administration, U.S. Department of
to lead to continuation or recurrence of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution
Since the antidumping duty order was dumping at the following weighted–
issued, we have clarified that the scope Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230;
average percentage margin: telephone: (202) 482–4340 or 482–3020,
of the original order includes, but is not
limited to, butt ends, stubs, crowns and respectively.
Manufacturers/ Weighted Average
crystals. See May 22, 1997, instructions Exporters/Producers Margin (percent) SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
to U.S. Customs and November 14, Background
1997, Final Scope Ruling of China–wide Rate .......... 108.26
On October 1, 2004, the Department
Antidumping Duty Order on Pure
This notice also serves as the only initiated and the Commission instituted
Magnesium from China.
reminder to parties subject to sunset reviews of the antidumping duty
Excluded from the scope of this order orders on solid urea from Russia and
administrative protective order (‘‘APO’’)
are alloy primary magnesium (that Ukraine pursuant to section 751(c) of
of their responsibility concerning the
meets specifications for alloy the Act.1 As a result of its reviews, the
return or destruction of proprietary
magnesium), primary magnesium Department found that revocation of the
information disclosed under APO in
anodes, granular primary magnesium antidumping duty orders would be
accordance with section 351.305 of the
(including turnings, chips and powder), likely to lead to continuation or
Department’s regulations. Timely
having a maximum physical dimension recurrence of dumping and notified the
notification of the return or destruction
(i.e., length or diameter) of one inch or Commission of the magnitude of the
of APO materials or conversion to
less, secondary magnesium (which has margins likely to prevail were the orders
judicial protective order is hereby
pure primary magnesium content of less to be revoked.2
requested. Failure to comply with the
than 50 percent by weight), and On November 17, 2005, the
regulations and terms of an APO is a
remelted magnesium whose pure Commission determined, pursuant to
violation which is subject to sanction.
primary magnesium content is less than We are issuing and publishing these section 751(c) of the Act, that revocation
50 percent by weight. Pure magnesium results and notice in accordance with of the antidumping duty orders on solid
products covered by this order are sections 751(c), 752, and 777(i)(1) of the urea from Russia and Ukraine would be
currently classifiable under the Act.
Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the 1 See Initiation of Five-Year (‘‘Sunset’’) Reviews,
United States (‘‘HTSUS’’) subheadings Dated: December 29, 2005. 69 FR 58890 (October 1, 2004).
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8104.11.00, 8104.19.00, 8104.20.00, Stephen J. Claeys, 2 See Solid Urea from Ukraine; Final Results of

8104.30.00, 8104.90.00, 3824.90.11, Acting Assistant Secretary for Import the Expedited Sunset Review of the Antidumping
Administration. Duty Order, 70 FR 24394 (May 9, 2005) and Solid
3824.90.19 and 9817.00.90. Although Urea from the Russian Federation; Final Results of
the HTSUS subheadings are provided [FR Doc. E5–8327 Filed 1–4–06; 8:45 am] the Expedited Sunset Review of the Antidumping
for convenience and customs purposes, BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S Duty Order, 70 FR 24528 (May 10, 2005).

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