Federal Register: June 19, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 118)
DOCID: FR Doc 00-15385
INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION
International Trade Commission
ACTION: Import investigations:
DOCUMENT ACTION: Reopening of the record and request for additional comments on the subject 5year reviews.
Certain Pipe and Tube From Argentina, Brazil, Canada, India, Korea, Mexico, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, and Venezuela \1\
EFFECTIVE DATES: June 13, 2000.
On June 8, 2000, the U.S. International Trade Commission (the
Commission) reopened the record in the above reviews for the purpose of
considering new factual information, submitted by any person and not
already submitted for the record, regarding the agreement between
Siderca SA of Argentina and the United Steelworkers of America
concerning the planned reactivation of the steel tube mill located in
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada, formerly operated by Algoma Steel
Inc. of Canada, for the production of oil country tubular goods (65 FR 37409, June 14, 2000).
\1\ The products and investigation numbers for the various countries are: Argentina: lightwalled rectangular tube (731TA 409); Brazil: circular welded nonalloy steel pipe (731TA532); Canada: oil country tubular goods (731TA276); India: welded carbon steel pipe and tube (731TA271); Korea: circular welded nonalloy steel pipe (731TA533); Mexico: circular welded nonalloy steel pipe (731TA534); Singapore: small diameter standard and rectangular pipe and tube (731TA296); Taiwan: small diameter carbon steel pipe and tube (731TA132), oil country tubular goods (731TA277), lightwalled rectangular tube (731TA410), and circular welded nonalloy steel pipe (731TA536); Turkey: welded carbon steel pipe and tube (701TA253 and 731TA273); Thailand: welded carbon steel pipe and tube (731TA252); and Venezuela: circular welded nonalloy steel pipe (731TA537).
The Commission hereby gives notice that it is reopening the record in these reviews for the additional purpose of considering new factual information, submitted by any person and not already submitted for the record, regarding the announced merger of Maverick Tube Corp. of the United States and Prudential Steel Ltd. of Canada.
The Commission is not reopening the record for any purpose other than to receive new factual information from any person on these issues only and comments from any party on this new factual information. The record reopened on June 8, 2000, and will close on June 14, 2000. On June 15, 2000, the Commission will make available to parties all information on which they have not had an opportunity to comment.
On or before June 19, 2000, parties may submit final comments, not to exceed 10 pages, doublespaced and singlesided, on stationery measuring 8\1/2\ by 11 inches, addressing only new factual information released to parties on June 15, 2000, regarding the two issues detailed above, but such final comments must not contain any new factual information not previously submitted for the record and must otherwise comply with section 207.68 of the Commission's rules.
All written submissions must conform with the provisions of section 201.8 of the Commission's rules; any submissions that contain business proprietary information (BPI) must also conform with the requirements of sections 201.6, 207.3, and 207.7 of the Commission's rules. The Commission's rules do not authorize filing of submissions with the Secretary by facsimile or electronic means.
In accordance with sections 201.16
For further information concerning the reviews see the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure, part 201, subparts A through E (19 CFR part 201), and part 207, subparts A and F (19 CFR part 207).
Pipe and tube from—; Various countries,
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
Brian R. Allen (202-708-4728), Office of Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW, Washington, DC 20436. Hearingimpaired persons can obtain information on this matter by contacting the Commission's TDD terminal on 2022051810. Persons with mobility impairments who will need special assistance in gaining access to the Commission should contact the Office of the Secretary at 2022052000. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its internet server (http://www.usitc.gov).
Authority: These reviews are being conducted under authority of
title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930; this notice is published pursuant to section 207.21 of the Commission's rules.
Issued: June 14, 2000.
By order of the Commission.
Donna R. Koehnke,
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