- Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S.
- Employment & Trade
- Export Trading Company Act
- Global Competitiveness
- Industry Regulation
- Reference Information
- Trade Agreements & Negotiations
- Trade Disputes & Enforcement
- Trade Statistics
- U.S. Trade Laws
Export Trading Company Affairs (ETCA)
The Export Trade Certificate of Review Program - The Competitive Edge for U.S. Exporters
[Federal Register: April 19, 2007 (Volume 72, Number 75)]
From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
International Trade Administration
Export Trade Certificate of Review
ACTION: Notice of Application to Amend an Export Trade Certificate of
SUMMARY: Export Trading Company Affairs (``ETCA'') of the International
Trade Administration, Department of Commerce, has received an
application to amend an Export Trade Certificate of Review
(``Certificate''). This notice summarizes the proposed amendment and
requests comments relevant to whether the Certificate should be issued.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeffrey Anspacher, Director, Export
Trading Company Affairs, International Trade Administration, (202) 482-
5131 (this is not a toll-free number) or e-mail at email@example.com.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title III of the Export Trading Company Act
of 1982 (15 U.S.C. 4001-21) authorizes the Secretary of Commerce to
issue Export Trade Certificates of Review. An Export Trade Certificate
of Review protects the holder and the members identified in the
Certificate from state and federal government antitrust actions and
from private treble damage antitrust actions for the export conduct
specified in the Certificate and carried out in compliance with its
terms and conditions. Section 302(b)(1) of the Export Trading Company
Act of 1982 and 15 CFR 325.6(a) require the Secretary to publish a
notice in the Federal Register identifying the applicant and
summarizing its proposed export conduct.
Request for Public Comments
Interested parties may submit written comments relevant to the
determination whether an amended Certificate should be issued. If the
comments include any privileged or confidential business information,
it must be clearly marked and a nonconfidential version of the comments
(identified as such) should be included. Any comments not marked
privileged or confidential business information will be deemed to be
nonconfidential. An original and five (5) copies, plus two (2) copies
of the nonconfidential version, should be submitted no later than 20
days after the date of this notice to: Export Trading Company Affairs,
International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Room
7021B, Washington, DC 20230. Information submitted by any person is
exempt from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C.
552). However, nonconfidential versions of the comments will be made
available to the applicant if necessary for determining whether or not
to issue the Certificate. Comments should refer to this application as
``Export Trade Certificate of Review, Ferrous Scrap Export Association
(``FSEA''), application number 88-3A015.''
FSEA's original Certificate was issued on December 12, 1988 (53 FR
51294, December 21, 1988) and previously amended on February 28, 1989
(54 FR 9542, March 7, 1989); and February 5, 1999 (64 FR 6632, February
10, 1999). Also, a name change was announced changing the name of the
FSEA Certificate Member ``Witte-Chase Corporation'' to ``Metro Metal
Recycling Corp'' (55 FR 13581, April 11, 1990). A summary of the
current application for an amendment follows.
Summary of the Application
Applicant: Ferrous Scrap Export Association (``FSEA''), 1209 Orange
Street, Wilmington, Delaware 19809.
Contact: Fuad Rana, Attorney, Telephone: (202) 662-5348.
Application No.: 88-3A015.
Date Deemed Submitted: April 5, 2007.
Proposed Amendment: FSEA seeks to amend its Certificate to:
1. Add each of the following companies as a new ``Member'' of the
Certificate within the meaning of section 325.2(l) of the Regulations
(15 CFR 325.2(l)): Sims Hugo Neu Corporation; HNE Recycling LLC; and
HNW Recycling LLC, each located in New York, NY.
2. Change the current Member listing of the trade name ``Simsmetal
America'' to the legal name of ``Sims Group USA Corporation'', and
change the current Member listing of ``Southern Scrap Material Co.,
Ltd.'' to ``Southern Recycling, LLC,'' due to a company name change.
3. Delete the following companies as ``Members'' of the
Certificate: Metro Metal Recycling Corp., New York, NY, and Proler
International Corp., Portland, OR.
Dated: April 13, 2007.
Director, Export Trading Company Affairs.
[FR Doc. E7-7411 Filed 4-18-07; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 3510-DR-P