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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: June 8, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 111)]
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 Issuance of an Amended Export Trade Certificate of
Review, Application No.97-3A003.
SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce has issued an amended Export Trade
Certificate of Review to The Association for the Administration of Rice
Quotas, Inc. (``AARQ'') on June 1, 2000. Notice of issuance of the
original Certificate was published in the Federal Register on January
28, 1998 (63 FR 4223).
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Morton Schnabel, Director, Office of
Export Trading Company Affairs, International Trade Administration,
(202) 482-5131. This is not a toll-free number.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title III of the Export Trading Company Act
of 1982 (15 U.S.C. Sections 4001-21) authorizes the Secretary of
Commerce to issue Export Trade Certificates of Review. The regulations
implementing Title III are found at 15 CFR part 325 (1998).
The Office of Export Trading Company Affairs (``OETCA'') is issuing
this notice pursuant to 15 CFR 325.6(b), which requires the Department
of Commerce to publish a summary of a Certificate in the Federal
Register. Under Section 305(a) of the Act and 15 CFR 325.11(a), any
person aggrieved by the Secretary's determination may, within 30 days
of the date of this notice, bring an action in any appropriate district
court of the United States to set aside the determination on the ground
that the determination is erroneous.
Description of Amended Certificate
Export Trade Certificate of Review No. 97-00003, was issued to The
Association for the Administration of Rice Quotas, Inc. (``AARQ'') on
January 21, 1998 (63 FR 4223, January 28, 1998) and lastly amended on
September 25, 1998 (63 FR 53013, October 2, 1998).
AARQ's Export Trade Certificate of Review has been amended to:
1. Add the following companies as new ``Members'' of the
Certificate within the meaning of section 325.2(1) of the Regulations
(15 CFR 325.2(1)): ADM Latin, Inc., Decatur, Illinois, and ADM Rice,
Inc., Tarrytown, New York (subsidiaries of Archer Daniels Midland
Company); AFE (USA), Inc., Houston, Texas; California Commodity
Traders, LLC, Sacramento, California; California Pacific Rice Milling,
Ltd., Arbuckle, California; Family & Sons, Inc., Miami, Florida; Far
West Rice, Inc., Durham, California; Glencore Ltd., Stamford,
Connecticut (a subsidiary of Glencore International AG), for the
activities of Glencore Grain Division and Glencore Ltd.'s subsidiary,
LaGrain International Inc., Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Incomar Texas, Ltd.
and its subsidiary, Gulf Rice Arkansas, LLC, Houston, Texas;
International Grain Brokerage, LLC, Yuba City, California; JFC
International Inc., San Francisco, California (a subsidiary of Kikkoman
Corp.); Kitoku America, Inc., Davis, California (a subsidiary of Kitoku
Mermentau Rice, Inc., Mermentau, Louisiana; Nishimoto Trading Company,
Ltd., Los Angeles, California (a subsidiary of Nishimoto Trading
Company, Ltd. (Japan)); PS International, Ltd., Durham, North Carolina;
Texana Rice, Inc., Houston, Texas; Wehah Farm, Inc., dba Lundberg
Family Farms, Richvale, California;
2. Delete the following companies as ``Members'' of the Certificate
within the meaning of section 325.2(1) of the Regulations (15 CFR
325.2(1)): Broussard Rice Mill, Inc.; Cargill, Inc., for the activities
of its division, Cargill Rice Milling; Cargill Rice, Inc.; and Gulf
Rice Arkansas, Inc.;
3. Change the listings of the current Members as follows: ``AC
HUMKO, Corp. for the activities of AC HUMKO Rice Specialties, Brinkley
Rice Milling Company, and El Campo Rice Milling Company, Dallas,
Texas'' should be amended to read ``AC HUMKO Corp., Cordova,
Tennessee;'' ``Busch Agricultural Resources, Inc., St. Louis,
Missouri'' and ``Pacific International Rice Mills, Inc., Woodland,
California'' should be amended to read ``Busch Agricultural Resources,
Inc., St. Louis, Missouri, and its subsidiary, Pacific International
Rice Mills, Inc., Woodland, California;'' ``Continental Grain Company,
New York, New York'' should be amended to read ``ContiGroup Companies,
Inc., New York, New York;'' ``Gulf Rice Milling, Inc.'' and ``Gulf
Pacific Rice Co., Inc.'' should be amended to read ``Gulf Pacific,
Inc., and its subsidiaries, Gulf Pacific Rice Co., Inc., and Gulf Rice
Milling, Inc., Houston, Texas;'' and ``The Connell Company for the
activities of Connell Rice & Sugar Co. and Connell International Co.''
should be amended to read ``The Connell Company, Westfield, New
4. Include as export markets for the purpose of distributing
tariff-rate quota auction proceeds the Republic of the Marshall
Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, and the Republic of Palau.
A copy of the amended certificate will be kept in the International
Trade Administration's Freedom of Information Records Inspection
Facility, Room 4102, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and
Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20230.
Dated: June 1, 2000.
Director, Office of Export Trading Company Affairs.
[FR Doc. 00-14382 Filed 6-7-00; 8:45 am]
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