On May 3, 2017, the Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce published in the Federal Register a notice [Docket No.: 170328324–7425–02; A–570–053] extending the closing deadline for submitting comments to a request for public comment and information entitled Certain Aluminum Foil From the People’s Republic of China: Notice of Initiation of Inquiry Into the Status of the People’s Republic of China as a Nonmarket Economy Country Under the Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Laws, 82 Fed. Reg. 16162 (April 3, 2017). In the request for public comment and information, and as part of the less-than-fair-value investigation of certain aluminum foil from the PRC, Commerce is seeking broad input from the public regarding whether the PRC should continue to be treated as a nonmarket economy (NME) country under the antidumping and countervailing duty laws. Commerce is seeking public comment and information with respect to the factors to be considered under the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act).
To be assured of consideration, written comments and information must be received no later than May 10, 2017.