[Federal Register: January 31, 2003 (Volume 68, Number 21)]
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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION
[Investigation No. 731-TA-752 (Review)]
Crawfish Tail Meat From China
AGENCY: United States International Trade Commission.
ACTION: Scheduling of a full five-year review concerning the
antidumping duty order on crawfish tail meat from China.
SUMMARY: The Commission hereby gives notice of the scheduling of a full
review pursuant to section 751(c)(5) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19
U.S.C. 1675(c)(5)) (the Act) to determine whether revocation of the
antidumping duty order on crawfish tail meat from China would be likely
to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a
reasonably foreseeable time. For further information concerning the
conduct of this review and rules of general application, consult the
Commission's rules of practice and procedure, part 201, subparts A
through E (19 CFR part 201), and part 207, subparts A, D, E, and F (19
CFR part 207).
EFFECTIVE DATE: January 24, 2003.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Olympia DeRosa Hand (202-205-3182),
Office of Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E
Street, SW., Washington, DC 20436. Hearing-impaired persons can obtain
information on this matter by contacting the Commission's TDD terminal
on 202-205-1810. Persons with mobility impairments who will need
special assistance in gaining access to the Commission should contact
the Office of the Secretary at 202-205-2000. General information
concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its
Internet server (http://www.usitc.gov). The public record for this
review may be viewed on the Commission's electronic docket (EDIS-ON-
LINE) at http://dockets.usitc.gov/eol/public.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background--On November 4, 2002, the
Commission determined that responses to its notice of institution of
the subject five-year review were such that a full review pursuant to
section 751(c)(5) of the Act should proceed (67 FR 69557, November 18,
2002). A record of the Commissioners' votes, the Commission's statement
on adequacy, and any individual Commissioner's statements are available
from the Office of the Secretary and at the Commission's Web site.
Participation in the review and public service list--Persons,
including industrial users of the subject merchandise and, if the
merchandise is sold at the retail level, representative consumer
organizations, wishing to participate in this review as parties must
file an entry of appearance with the Secretary to the Commission, as
provided in section 201.11 of the Commission's rules, by 45 days after
publication of this notice. A party that filed a notice of appearance
following publication of the Commission's notice of institution of the
review need not file an additional notice of appearance. The Secretary
will maintain a public service list containing the names and addresses
of all persons, or their representatives, who are parties to the
Limited disclosure of business proprietary information (BPI) under
an administrative protective order (APO) and BPI service list--Pursuant
to section 207.7(a) of the Commission's rules, the Secretary will make
BPI gathered in this review available to authorized applicants under
the APO issued in the review, provided that the application is made by
45 days after publication of this notice. Authorized applicants must
represent interested parties, as defined by 19 U.S.C. 1677(9), who are
parties to the review. A party granted access to BPI following
publication of the Commission's notice of institution of the review
need not reapply for such access. A separate service list will be
maintained by the Secretary for those parties authorized to receive BPI
under the APO.
Staff report--The prehearing staff report in the review will be
placed in the nonpublic record on May 14, 2003, and a public version
will be issued thereafter, pursuant to section 207.64 of the
Hearing--The Commission will hold a hearing in connection with the
review beginning at 9:30 a.m. on June 3, 2003, at the U.S.
International Trade Commission Building. Requests to appear at the
hearing should be filed in writing with the Secretary to the Commission
on or before May 28, 2003. A nonparty who has testimony that may aid
the Commission's deliberations may request permission to present a
short statement at the hearing. All parties and nonparties desiring to
appear at the hearing and make oral presentations should attend a
prehearing conference to be held at 9:30 a.m. on May 30, 2003, at the
U.S. International Trade Commission Building. Oral testimony and
written materials to be submitted at the public hearing are governed by
sections 201.6(b)(2), 201.13(f), 207.24, and 207.66 of the Commission's
rules. Parties must submit any request to present a portion of their
hearing testimony in camera no later than 7 days prior to the date of
Written submissions--Each party to the review may submit a
prehearing brief to the Commission. Prehearing briefs must conform with
the provisions of section 207.65 of the Commission's rules; the
deadline for filing is May 23, 2003. Parties may also file written
testimony in connection with their presentation at the hearing, as
provided in section 207.24 of the Commission's rules, and posthearing
briefs, which must conform with the provisions of section 207.67 of the
Commission's rules. The deadline for filing posthearing briefs is June
12, 2003; witness testimony must be filed no later than three days
before the hearing. In addition, any person who has not entered an
appearance as a party to the review may submit a written statement of
information pertinent to the subject of the review on or before June
12, 2003. On July 3, 2003, the Commission will make available to
parties all information on which they have not had an opportunity to
comment. Parties may submit final comments on this information on or
before July 8, 2003, but such final comments must not contain new
factual information 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 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 except to the extent provided by section
201.8 of the Commission's rules, as amended, 67 FR 68036 (November 8,
In accordance with sections 201.16(c) and 207.3 of the Commission's
rules, each document filed by a party to the review must be served on
all other parties to the review (as identified by either the public or
BPI service list), and a certificate of service must be timely filed.
The Secretary will not accept a document for filing without a
certificate of service.
Authority: This review is being conducted under authority of
title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930; this notice is published
pursuant to section 207.62 of the Commission's rules.
By order of the Commission.
Issued: January 27, 2003.
Marilyn R. Abbott,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. 03-2263 Filed 1-30-03; 8:45 am]
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