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Export Trading Company Affairs (ETCA)
The Export Trade Certificate of Review Program - The Competitive Edge for U.S. Exporters
[Federal Register: May 18, 2005 (Volume 70, Number 95)]
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''), 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
1104H, 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, application number 88-9A016.''
Wood Machinery Manufacturers of America's original Certificate was
issued on February 3, 1989 (54 FR 6312, February 9, 1989) and
previously amended on June 22, 1990 (55 FR 27292, July 2, 1990); August
20, 1991 (56 FR 42596, August 28, 1991); December 13, 1993 (58 FR
66344, December 20, 1993); August 23, 1994 (59 FR 44408, August 29,
1994); September 20, 1996 (61 FR 50471, September 26, 1996); June 20,
1997 (62 FR 34440, June 26, 1997); and June 8, 1998 (63 FR 35567, June
30, 1998). A summary of the application for an amendment follows.
Summary of the Application
Applicant: Wood Machinery Manufacturers of America, 100 North 20th
Street, 4th Floor, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103.
Contact: Harold Zassenhaus, Export Director, Telephone: (215) 564-
Application No.: 88-9A016.
Date Deemed Submitted: May 9, 2005.
Proposed Amendment: Wood Machinery Manufacturers of America seeks
to amend its Certificate to:
1. Add each of the following companies as a new ``Member'' of the
Certificate within the meaning of Sec. 325.2(1) of the Regulations (15
CFR 325.2(1)): Wood-Mizer Products, Inc., Indianapolis, Indiana; and
The Original Saw Co., Britt, Iowa;
2. Delete the following companies as ``Members'' of the
Certificate: CEMCO, Inc.,Whitesburg, Tennessee; Delta International
Machinery Corporation, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Industrial Woodworking
Machine Company, Garland, Texas; Jenkins Division, Kohler General
Corporation, Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin; Machine Systems L.L.C., Bend,
Oregon; Midwest Automation, Inc., Minneapolis, Minnesota; Onsrud
Machine Corporation, Wheeling, Illinois; A.G. Raymond & Company, Inc.,
Raleigh, North Carolina; Powermatic, McMinnville, Tennessee; Ritter
Manufacturing, Inc., Antioch, California; Terrco, Inc., Waterloo, South
Dakota; Timesavers, Inc., Minneapolis, Minnesota; Viking Engineering
and Development, Inc., Fridley, Minnesota; Wisconsin Knife Works,
Beloit, Wisconsin; Yates-American Machine Co., Beloit, Wisconsin; North
American Products Corporation, Jasper, Indiana; and Alexander Dodds
Company, Grand Rapids, Michigan; and
3. Change the listing of the following Members: ``Unique Machine &
Tool Co., Tempe, Arizona'' to the new listing ``Unique Machine & Tool
Co., Phoenix, Arizona''; ``Carter Products, Inc., Grand Rapids,
Michigan'' to the new listing ``Carter Products Co., Inc., Grand
Rapids, Michigan''; ``Safranek Ent., Inc., Atascadero, California'' to
the new listing ``Safranek Enterprises, Inc., Atascadero, California'';
and ``Tyler Machinery Company, Inc., Warsaw, Indiana'' to the new
listing ``Warsaw Machinery, Inc., Warsaw, Indiana.''
Dated: May 12, 2005.
Director, Export Trading Company Affairs.
[FR Doc. E5-2492 Filed 5-17-05; 8:45 am]