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On December 10, 2001, the Department published the antidumping and countervailing duty orders on honey from Argentina.
Based on a review of petitioners' July 24, 2012, CCR Request, we requested that petitioners resubmit its filing to provide supplemental information and data regarding domestic U.S. honey production. Accordingly, petitioners provided the requested information on August 22, 2012.
The merchandise covered by the orders is honey from Argentina. The products covered are natural honey, artificial honey containing more than 50 percent natural honey by weight, preparations of natural honey containing more than 50 percent natural honey by weight, and flavored honey. The subject merchandise includes all grades and colors of honey whether in liquid, creamed, comb, cut comb, or chunk form, and whether packaged for retail or in bulk form. The merchandise is currently classifiable under subheadings 0409.00.00, 1702.90.90, and 2106.90.99 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS). Although the HTSUS subheadings are
Pursuant to section 751(b)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), the Department will conduct a changed circumstances review upon receipt of a request from an interested party or receipt of information concerning an antidumping or countervailing duty order which shows changed circumstances sufficient to warrant a review of the order.
Based on the information petitioners provided in their CCR Request and Supplemental CCR Request, the Department has determined that changed circumstances sufficient to warrant the reviews exist.
In accordance with section 751(b) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.216, 351.221, and 351.222, based on an affirmative statement of no interest by the domestic parties in continuing the AD and CVD orders with respect to honey from Argentina, as described above, we are initiating these changed circumstances administrative reviews.
If, as a result of these reviews, we revoke the
Interested parties are invited to comment on the initiation of these changed circumstances reviews. Parties who submit argument in these proceedings are requested to submit with the argument (1) a statement of the issue, and (2) a brief summary of the argument. All written comments may be submitted by interested parties not later than 5 p.m. Eastern Standard Time within 14 days after the date of publication of this notice in accordance with 19 CFR 351.303, and filed electronically using Import Administration's Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Centralized Electronic Service System (IA ACCESS).
The Department will publish in the
This notice of initiation is in accordance with section 751(b)(1) of the Act, 19 CFR 351.216(b) and (d), and 19 CFR 351.221(b)(1).