Federal Register International Trade Alert Covering 03/29/2012

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 61 (Thursday, March 29, 2012)]

[Notices]

[Page 19000]

From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]

[FR Doc No: 2012-7597]

 

 

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

 

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

 

[Docket 23-2012]

 

 

Foreign-Trade Zone 99--Wilmington, DE: Application for Manufacturing Authority; Fisker Automotive, Inc. (Electric Passenger Vehicles): Wilmington, DE

 

    An application has been submitted to the Foreign-Trade Zones Board (the Board) by the Delaware Economic Development Office, grantee of FTZ 99, requesting manufacturing authority on behalf of Fisker Automotive, Inc. (Fisker), to manufacture electric-powered, light-duty passenger vehicles under FTZ procedures within FTZ 99. The application was submitted pursuant to the provisions of the Foreign-Trade Zones Act, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), and the regulations of the Board (15 CFR part 400). It was formally filed on March 23, 2012.

    The Fisker facility (approximately 1,500 employees) is located at 801 Boxwood Road in Wilmington, Delaware (Site 2). The facility (formerly owned by General Motors Corporation) will be used to produce electric-powered, light-duty passenger vehicles (up to 300,000 units p

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Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 61 (Thursday, March 29, 2012)]

[Notices]

[Pages 19003-19004]

From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]

[FR Doc No: 2012-7595]

 

 

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

 

International Trade Administration

 

[A-570-932]

 

 

Certain Steel Threaded Rod From the People's Republic of China: Extension of Preliminary Results of Administrative Review

 

AGENCY: Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce.

 

SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (``Department'') is extending the time limit for the preliminary results of the administrative review of certain steel threaded rod from the People's Republic of China (``PRC''). The review covers the period April 1, 2010, through March 31, 2011.

 

DATES: Effective Date: March 29, 2012.

 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tim Lord, AD/CVD Operations, Office 9, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone (202) 482-7425.

 

Background

 

    On May 27, 2011, the Department published in the Federal Register a notice of initiation of the administrative review of the antidumping duty order on steel threaded rod from the PRC.\1\ On December 12, 2011, the Department e

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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 61 (Thursday, March 29, 2012)]

[Notices]

[Pages 19030-19032]

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[FR Doc No: 2012-7558]

 

 

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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

 

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

 

[CBP Dec. No. 12-06]

 

 

Automated Commercial Environment Required for the Transmission of Advance Ocean and Rail Cargo Information

 

AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection, DHS.

 

ACTION: Notice.

 

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SUMMARY: Various U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) regulations require the transmission of advance cargo information to CBP through a CBP-approved electronic data interchange (EDI) system. CBP recently completed the testing of the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) for the transmission of advance ocean and rail cargo information. This notice announces that, after a six month transition period, ACE will be the only CBP-approved EDI for submitting required advance information for ocean and rail cargo.

 

DATES: On September 29, 2012, ACE will be the only CBP-approved EDI for transmitting to CBP required advance information for ocean and rail cargo.

 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Susan Maskell, Office of International Trade, Susan.Maskell@dhs.gov

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 61 (Thursday, March 29, 2012)]

[Notices]

[Pages 19033-19034]

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

 

[Investigation No. Korea FTA-103-026]

 

 

Effect of Adding References to HS 6104.32 To Correct the U.S.-

Korea FTA Product-Specific Rules of Origin

 

AGENCY: United States International Trade Commission.

 

ACTION: Institution of investigation and notice of opportunity to provide written comments.

 

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SUMMARY: Following receipt of a request on March 22, 2012, from the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) under authority delegated by the President and pursuant to section 104 of the United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act (19 U.S.C. 3805 note), the Commission instituted investigation No. Korea FTA-103-026, Effect of Adding References to HS 6104.32 To Correct the U.S.-Korea FTA Product-

Specific Rules of Origin.

 

DATES: April 18, 2012: Deadline for filing written submissions. On or before May 22, 2012: Transmittal of report to USTR.

 

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PRESIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS

Agency Notice

[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 61 (Thursday, March 29, 2012)]

[Presidential Documents]

[Pages 18899-18902]

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                        Presidential Documents

 

 

Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 61 / Thursday, March 29, 2012 / Presidential Documents

 

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Title 3--

The President

 

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                Proclamation 8788 of March 26, 2012

 

                To Modify Duty-Free Treatment Under the                 Generalized System of Preferences and For Other                 Purposes

 

                By the President of the United States of America

 

                A Proclamation

 

                1. Section 502(b)(2)(E) of the Trade Act of 1974, as                 amended (the ``1974 Act'') (19 U.S.C. 2462(b)(2)(E)),                 provides that the President shall not designate any                 country a beneficiary developing country under the                 Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) if such country                 fails to act in good faith in recognizing as binding or                 in enforcing arbitral awards in favor of United States                 citizens or a corporation, partnership, or association                 that is 50 percent or more beneficiall

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