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duties prior to liquidation of the on SSSSC from Korea. Inchon was 7219.32.0025, 7219.32.0035,
relevant entries during this review excluded from the order because its 7219.32.0036, 7219.32.0038,
period. Failure to comply with this dumping margin was de minimis in the 7219.32.0042, 7219.32.0044,
requirement could result in the LTFV investigation. In 2001, INI 7219.33.0005, 7219.33.0020,
Secretary’s presumption that requested that the Department conduct 7219.33.0025, 7219.33.0035,
reimbursement of antidumping duties a changed circumstances review to 7219.33.0036, 7219.33.0038,
occurred and the subsequent assessment confirm that INI was the successor–in- 7219.33.0042, 7219.33.0044,
of double antidumping duties. interest to Inchon. On June 28, 2002, the 7219.34.0005, 7219.34.0020,
We are issuing and publishing this Department found that INI was the 7219.34.0025, 7219.34.0030,
notice in accordance with sections successor–in-interest to Inchon and that 7219.34.0035, 7219.35.0005,
751(a)(1) and 777(i)(1) of the Act. INI should be excluded from the 7219.35.0015, 7219.35.0030,
Dated: May 3, 2006. antidumping order on SSSSC from 7219.35.0035, 7219.90.0010,
Korea consistent with the exclusion 7219.90.0020, 7219.90.0025,
David M. Spooner,
determination for Inchon in the LTFV 7219.90.0060, 7219.90.0080,
Assistant Secretary for Import
investigation. See Stainless Steel Sheet 7220.12.1000, 7220.12.5000,
and Strip in Coils from the Republic of 7220.20.1010, 7220.20.1015,
[FR Doc. E6–7284 Filed 5–11–06; 8:45 am] 7220.20.1060, 7220.20.1080,
Korea: Notice of Final Results of
Billing Code: 3510–DS–S 7220.20.6005, 7220.20.6010,
Changed Circumstances Antidumping
Duty Administrative Review, 67 FR 7220.20.6015, 7220.20.6060,
43583 (June 28, 2002). On March 22, 7220.20.6080, 7220.20.7005,
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE 7220.20.7010, 7220.20.7015,
2006, Hyundai submitted a written
International Trade Administration request that the Department conduct a 7220.20.7060, 7220.20.7080,
changed circumstances review to 7220.20.8000, 7220.20.9030,
[A–580–834] confirm that Hyundai is the successor– 7220.20.9060, 7220.90.0010,
in-interest to INI and that subject 7220.90.0015, 7220.90.0060, and
Notice of Initiation and Preliminary 7220.90.0080. Although the HTSUS
Results of Changed Circumstances merchandise produced by this entity
should not be subject to antidumping subheadings are provided for
Antidumping Duty Review: Stainless convenience and customs purposes, the
Steel Sheet and Strip in Coils from the duties. On April 7, 2006, April 13, 2006,
and April 24, 2006, the Department Department’s written description of the
Republic of Korea merchandise under review is
requested additional information from
AGENCY: Import Administration, Hyundai to supplement its request for a dispositive.
International Trade Administration, changed circumstances review. Hyundai Excluded from the scope of this order
Department of Commerce. submitted information to address the are the following: (1) Sheet and strip
SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce additional questions raised by the that is not annealed or otherwise heat
(the Department) has received Department on April 11, 2006, April 20, treated and pickled or otherwise
information sufficient to warrant 2006, and April 27, 2006, respectively. descaled; (2) sheet and strip that is cut
initiation of a changed circumstances to length; (3) plate (i.e., flat–rolled
review of the antidumping duty order Scope of Order stainless steel products of a thickness of
on stainless steel sheet and strip in coils The products covered are certain 4.75 millimeters or more); (4) flat wire
(SSSSC) from the Republic of Korea stainless steel sheet and strip in coils. (i.e., cold–rolled sections, with a
(Korea). Based on this information, we Stainless steel is an alloy steel prepared edge, rectangular in shape, of
preliminarily determine that: (1) containing, by weight, 1.2 percent or a width of not more than 9.5
Hyundai Steel Company (Hyundai) is less of carbon and 10.5 percent or more millimeters); and (5) razor blade steel.
the successor–in-interest to INI Steel of chromium, with or without other Razor blade steel is a flat–rolled product
Company (INI), formerly Inchon Iron elements. The subject sheet and strip is of stainless steel, not further worked
and Steel Co., Ltd. (Inchon), a a flat–rolled product in coils that is than cold–rolled (cold- reduced), in
respondent in the less–than-fair–value greater than 9.5 millimeters in width coils, of a width of not more than 23
(LTFV) investigation; and (2) and less than 4.75 millimeters in millimeters and a thickness of 0.266
merchandise from Hyundai should be thickness, and that is annealed or millimeters or less, containing, by
weight, 12.5 to 14.5 percent chromium,
excluded from the antidumping duty otherwise heat treated and pickled or
and certified at the time of entry to be
order. Interested parties are invited to otherwise descaled. The subject sheet
used in the manufacture of razor blades.
comment on these preliminary results. and strip may also be further processed
See Chapter 72 of the HTSUS,
EFFECTIVE DATE: May 12, 2006. (e.g., cold–rolled, polished, aluminized,
‘‘Additional U.S. Note’’ 1(d).
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Irina coated, etc.) provided that it maintains Flapper valve steel is also excluded
Itkin or Brianne Riker, AD/CVD the specific dimensions of sheet and from the scope. Flapper valve steel is
Operations, Office 2, Import strip following such processing. defined as stainless steel strip in coils
Administration, International Trade The merchandise subject to this order containing, by weight, between 0.37 and
Administration, U.S. Department of is classified in the Harmonized Tariff 0.43 percent carbon, between 1.15 and
Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) 1.35 percent molybdenum, and between
Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230; at subheadings: 7219.13.0031, 0.20 and 0.80 percent manganese. This
telephone (202) 482–0656 and (202) 7219.13.0051, 7219.13.0071, steel also contains, by weight,
482–0629, respectively. 7219.1300.81,1 7219.14.0030, phosphorus of 0.025 percent or less,
7219.14.0065, 7219.14.0090, silicon of between 0.20 and 0.50
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7219.32.0005, 7219.32.0020, percent, and sulfur of 0.020 percent or
Background less. The product is manufactured by
1 Due to changes to the HTSUS numbers in 2001,
On July 27, 1999, the Department 7219.13.0030, 7219.13.0050, 7219.13.0070, and
means of vacuum arc remelting, with
published in the Federal Register (64 7219.13.0080 are now 7219.13.0031, 7219.13.0051, inclusion controls for sulphide of no
FR 40555) the antidumping duty order 7219.13.0071, and 7219.13.0081, respectively. more than 0.04 percent and for oxide of

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no more than 0.05 percent. Flapper proprietary trade names such as 1.1 percent, sulfur of 0.020 percent or
valve steel has a tensile strength of ‘‘Arnokrome III.’’2 less, and includes between 0.20 and
between 210 and 300 ksi, yield strength Certain electrical resistance alloy steel 0.30 percent copper and between 0.20
of between 170 and 270 ksi, 8 ksi, and is also excluded from the scope of this and 0.50 percent cobalt. This steel is
a hardness (Hv) of between 460 and 590. order. This product is defined as a non– sold under proprietary names such as
Flapper valve steel is most commonly magnetic stainless steel manufactured to ‘‘GIN4 Mo.’’ The second excluded
used to produce specialty flapper valves American Society of Testing and stainless steel strip in coils is similar to
in compressors. Materials specification B344 and AISI 420–J2 and contains, by weight,
containing, by weight, 36 percent carbon of between 0.62 and 0.70
Also excluded is a product referred to nickel, 18 percent chromium, and 46 percent, silicon of between 0.20 and
as suspension foil, a specialty steel percent iron, and is most notable for its 0.50 percent, manganese of between
product that is used in the manufacture resistance to high temperature 0.45 and 0.80 percent, phosphorus of no
of suspension assemblies for computer corrosion. It has a melting point of 1,390 more than 0.025 percent, and sulfur of
disk drives. Suspension foil is described degrees Celsius and displays a creep no more than 0.020 percent. This steel
as 302/304 grade or 202 grade stainless rupture limit of four kilograms per has a carbide density on average of 100
steel of a thickness between 14 and 127 square millimeter at 1,000 degrees carbide particles per 100 square
microns, with a thickness tolerance of Celsius. This steel is most commonly microns. An example of this product is
2.01 microns, and surface glossiness of used in the production of heating ‘‘GIN5’’ steel. The third specialty steel
200 to 700 percent Gs. Suspension foil ribbons for circuit breakers and has a chemical composition similar to
must be supplied in coil widths of not industrial furnaces, and in rheostats for AISI 420 F, with carbon of between 0.37
more than 407 millimeters, and with a railway locomotives. The product is and 0.43 percent, molybdenum of
mass of 225 kilograms or less. Roll currently available under proprietary between 1.15 and 1.35 percent, but
marks may only be visible on one side, trade names such as ‘‘Gilphy 36.’’3 lower manganese of between 0.20 and
with no scratches of measurable depth. Certain martensitic precipitation– 0.80 percent, phosphorus of no more
The material must exhibit residual hardenable stainless steel is also than 0.025 percent, silicon of between
stresses of two millimeter depth. The excluded from the scope of this order. 0.20 and 0.50 percent, and sulfur of no
material must exhibit residual stresses This high–strength, ductile stainless more than 0.020 percent. This product
steel product is designated under the is supplied with a hardness of more
of two millimeters maximum deflection,
Unified Numbering System as S45500– than Hv 500 guaranteed after customer
and flatness of 1.6 millimeters over 685
grade steel, and contains, by weight, 11 processing, and is supplied as, for
millimeters length.
to 13 percent chromium, and seven to example, ‘‘GIN6.’’6
Certain stainless steel foil for 10 percent nickel. Carbon, manganese,
automotive catalytic converters is also Initiation and Preliminary Results of
silicon and molybdenum each comprise, Review
excluded from the scope of this order. by weight, 0.05 percent or less, with
This stainless steel strip in coils is a phosphorus and sulfur each comprising, In March and April 2006, Hyundai
specialty foil with a thickness of by weight, 0.03 percent or less. This provided information to the Department
between 20 and 110 microns used to steel has copper, niobium, and titanium to demonstrate that it is the successor–
produce a metallic substrate with a added to achieve aging, and will exhibit in-interest to INI and that subject
honeycomb structure for use in yield strengths as high as 1,700 Mpa and merchandise produced by it should not
automotive catalytic converters. The ultimate tensile strengths as high as be subject to antidumping duties, given
steel contains, by weight, carbon of no 1,750 Mpa after aging, with elongation that INI was excluded from the
more than 0.030 percent, silicon of no percentages of 3 percent or less in 50 antidumping duty order as a result of a
more than one percent, manganese of no millimeters. It is generally provided in changed circumstances review. See 64
more than one percent, chromium of thicknesses between 0.635 and 0.787 FR 40555 (July 27, 1999).
Thus, in accordance with section
between 19 and 22 percent, aluminum millimeters, and in widths of 25.4
751(b) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as
of no less than 5.0 percent, phosphorus millimeters. This product is most
amended (the Act) and 19 CFR 351.216
of no more than 0.045 percent, sulfur of commonly used in the manufacture of
and 351.221(c)(3), the Department is
no more than 0.03 percent, lanthanum television tubes and is currently
initiating a changed circumstances
of less than 0.002 or greater than 0.05 available under proprietary trade names
review to determine whether Hyundai is
percent, and total rare earth elements of such as ‘‘Durphynox 17.’’4
the successor–in-interest to INI, and
more than 0.06 percent, with the Finally, three specialty stainless steels
thus entitled to exclusion from the
balance iron. typically used in certain industrial
antidumping duty order on SSSSC from
blades and surgical and medical
Permanent magnet iron–chromium- Korea.
instruments are also excluded from the Hyundai has presented evidence to
cobalt alloy stainless strip is also scope of this order. These include
excluded from the scope of this order. establish a prima facie case that its
stainless steel strip in coils used in the change in corporate name from INI to
This ductile stainless steel strip production of textile cutting tools (e.g.,
contains, by weight, 26 to 30 percent Hyundai did not affect the company’s
carpet knives).5 This steel is similar to operations (i.e., management,
chromium, and seven to 10 percent AISI grade 420 but containing, by
cobalt, with the remainder of iron, in production facilities, supplier
weight, 0.5 to 0.7 percent of relationships, or customer relationships)
widths 228.6 millimeters or less, and a molybdenum. The steel also contains,
thickness between 0.127 and 1.270 so that they are materially dissimilar to
by weight, carbon of between 1.0 and those of its predecessor. As a
millimeters. It exhibits magnetic
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remanence between 9,000 and 12,000 2 ‘‘Arnokrome III’’ is a trademark of the Arnold
consequence, we find that it is
Engineering Company. appropriate to issue the preliminary
gauss, and a coercivity of between 50
3 ‘‘Gilphy 36’’ is a trademark of Imphy, S.A. results of our review in combination
and 300 oersteds. This product is most 4 ‘‘Durphynox 17’’ is a trademark of Imphy, S.A.
commonly used in electronic sensors 5 This list of uses is illustrative and provided for 6 ‘‘GIN4 Mo,’’ ‘‘GIN5,’’ and ‘‘GIN6’’ are the
and is currently available under descriptive purposes only. proprietary grades of Hitachi Metals America, Ltd.

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with the notice of initiation of the Dated: May 8, 2006. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
changed circumstances review in David M. Spooner, Darla Brown, AD/CVD Operations,
accordance with 19 CFR Assistant Secretary for Import Office 3, Import Administration, U.S.
351.221(c)(3)(ii). Because the evidence Administration. Department of Commerce, Room 4012,
indicates that Hyundai has essentially [FR Doc. E6–7283 Filed 5–11–06; 8:45 am] 14th Street and Constitution Avenue,
the same corporate structure and BILLING CODE 3510–DS–S NW, Washington, DC 20230; telephone:
operations as INI, we preliminarily (202) 482–2786.
determine that merchandise from SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
Hyundai should be excluded from the DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
antidumping duty order. Thus, if these
International Trade Administration On November 7, 2005, the Department
preliminary results are adopted in our
final results of this changed published in the Federal Register its
Preliminary Results. We invited
circumstances review, we will instruct
Certain In–shell Roasted Pistachios interested parties to comment on these
U.S. Customs and Border Protection to
from the Islamic Republic of Iran: Final results. Since the preliminary results,
liquidate, without regard to the following events have occurred.
antidumping duties, all entries of Results of Countervailing Duty
Administrative Review On February 13, 2006, we received
SSSSC produced and exported by case briefs from petitioners1 and Nima.
Hyundai, entered, or withdrawn from AGENCY: Import Administration, On March 10, 2006, the Department
warehouse, for consumption on or after International Trade Administration, extended the time limit for the
March 10, 2006, the date of INI’s name Department of Commerce. completion of its final results until May
change to Hyundai. This action is in SUMMARY: On November 7, 2005, the 8, 2006. See Certain In–shell Roasted
accordance with the Department’s Department of Commerce (the Pistachios from the Islamic Republic of
practice of applying the results of Department) published in the Federal Iran: Extension of Time Limit for Final
changed circumstances determinations Register its preliminary results in the Results of Countervailing Duty
retroactively where the company in countervailing duty (CVD) Administrative Review, 71 FR 12343
question was never subject to the order. administrative review of certain in–shell (March 10, 2006).
See Certain Hot–Rolled Lead and roasted pistachios from Iran. See Certain In accordance with 19 CFR
Bismuth Carbon Steel Products from the In–shell Roasted Pistachios from the 351.213(b), this administrative review
United Kingdom: Final Results of Islamic Republic of Iran: Preliminary covers only those producers or exporters
Changed–Circumstances Antidumping Results of Countervailing Duty for which a review was specifically
and Countervailing Duty Administrative Administrative Review, 70 FR 67453 requested. Accordingly, this
Reviews, 64 FR 66880, 66881 (Nov. 30, (Preliminary Results). The Department administrative review covers Nima and
1999). For further discussion of this has now completed this administrative its grower, Razi Domghan Agricultural
issue, see the memorandum from Irene review in accordance with section and Animal Husbandry Company (Razi)
Darzenta Tzafolias to Stephen J. Claeys, 751(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as and ten programs for the POR January
amended (the Act). 1, 2003, through December 31, 2003.
entitled ‘‘Preliminary Successor–In-
Interest Determination for Hyundai Based on information received since Scope of the Order
the Preliminary Results and our analysis
Steel Company in the Changed The product covered by this order is
of the comments received, the
Circumstances Review of Stainless Steel all roasted in–shell pistachio nuts,
Department has not revised the net
Sheet and Strip in Coils from the subsidy rate for Tehran Negah Nima whether roasted in Iran or elsewhere,
Republic of Korea,’’ dated concurrently Trading Company, Inc., trading as Nima from which the hull has been removed,
with this notice. Trading Company (Nima), the leaving the inner hard shells and the
Interested parties are invited to respondent company in this proceeding. edible meat, as currently classifiable in
comment on these preliminary results. However, we have made a change to the the HTSUS under item number
Any written comments may be programs found in the Preliminary 0802.50.20.00. The written description
submitted no later than 14 days after Results to be used by respondents of the scope of this proceeding is
date of publication of this notice. during the period of review (POR), dispositive.
Rebuttal briefs, limited to arguments determining that the respondent Analysis of Comments Received
raised in case briefs, are due five days company did indeed act to the best of
its ability in responding to our For a discussion of the programs and
after the case brief deadline. Case briefs the issues raised in the briefs by parties
and rebuttal briefs must be served on questionnaire. For further discussion of
our positions, see the ‘‘Issues and to this review, see the Decision
interested parties in accordance with 19 Memorandum, which is hereby adopted
CFR 351.309. In accordance with 19 Decision Memorandum’’ from Stephen
J. Claeys, Deputy Assistant Secretary for by this notice. A listing of the issues
CFR 351.216(e), the Department will which parties raised and to which we
publish the final results of the changed Import Administration, to David M.
Spooner, Assistant Secretary for Import have responded, which are in the
circumstances review including the Decision Memorandum, is attached to
Administration, concerning the ‘‘Final
results of its analysis of any issues this notice as Appendix I. Parties can
Results of Countervailing Duty
raised in any such comments within 270 Administrative Review: Certain In–shell find a complete discussion of the issues
days after the date on which the Roasted Pistachios from the Islamic raised in this review and the
changed circumstances review was Republic of Iran’’ (Decision corresponding recommendations in this
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initiated. Memorandum) dated May 8, 2006. The public memorandum, which is on file in
This initiation of review, preliminary final net subsidy rate for the reviewed the Central Records Unit (CRU), room
results of review, and notice are in company is listed below in the section 1 Petitioners include the California Pistachios
accordance with sections 751(b) and entitled ‘‘Final Results of Review.’’ Commission (CPC) and its members and a domestic
777(i)(1) of the Act. EFFECTIVE DATE: May 12, 2006. interested party, Cal Pure Pistachios, Inc. (Cal Pure).

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