[Federal Register: September 19, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 182)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
International Trade Administration
Export Trade Certificate of Review
ACTION: Notice of Application to Amend an Export Trade Certificate of
SUMMARY: The Office of Export Trading Company Affairs (``OETCA''),
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.
Export Trading Company Affairs, International Trade Administration,
(202) 482-5131 (this is not a toll-free number) or E-mail at
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: Office of Export Trading Company
Affairs, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce,
Room 1104H, Washington, D.C. 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 87-15A04.''
The Association for Manufacturing Technology's (``AMT'') original
Certificate was issued on May 19, 1987 (52 FR 19371, May 22, 1987) and
previously amended on December 11, 1987 (52 FR 48454, December 22,
1987); January 3, 1989 (54 FR 837, January 10, 1989); April 20, 1989
(54 FR 19427, May 5, 1989); May 31, 1989 (54 FR 24931, June 12, 1989);
May 29, 1990 (55 FR 23576, June 11, 1990); June 7, 1991 (56 FR 28140,
June 19, 1991); November 27, 1991 (56 FR 63932, December 6, 1991); July
20, 1992 (57 FR 33319, July 28, 1992); May 10, 1994 (59 FR 25614, May
17, 1994); December 1, 1995 (61 FR 13152, March 26, 1996); October 11,
1996 (61 FR 55616, October 28, 1996); May 6, 1998 (63 FR 31738, June
10, 1998); November 10, 1998 (63 FR 63909, November 17, 1998); and
October 29, 1999 (64 FR 61276, November 10, 1999). A summary of the
application for an amendment follows.
Summary of the Application
Applicant: AMT--The Association For Manufacturing Technology 7901
Westpark Drive, McLean, Virginia, 22102-4269.
Contact: Cara E. Maggioni, Attorney, Telephone: (202) 662-5162.
Application No.: 87-15A04.
Date Deemed Submitted: September 7, 2000.
Proposed Amendment: AMT 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(1) of the Regulations
(15 CFR 325.2(1)): Merritech, Inc., Saginaw, Michigan; Mega
Manufacturing, Inc., for the activities of its Piranha Division,
Hutchinson, Kansas; New Nine, Inc., d/b/a GWI Engineering, Grand
Rapids, Michigan; New Monarch Machine Tool Company, Cortland, New York;
W.A. Whitney Co., Rockford, Illinois (controlling entity: Esterline
Technologies, Bellevue, Washington); Evana Automation, Inc.,
Evansville, Indiana (controlling entity: Phillips Service Industries,
Inc., Livonia, Michigan); Compact Manufacturing Systems, Santa Ana,
California; ABB Flexible Automation, Inc., New Berlin, Wisconsin
(controlling entity: Asea Brown Boveri Inc., Norwalk, Connecticut); and
Welduction Corporation, Novi, Michigan (controlling entity:
INDUCTOHEAT, Inc., Madison Heights, Michigan);
2. Delete the following companies as ``Members'' of the
Certificate: Bramac Machine Tool Co.; Wysong & Miles Company; DeVlieg-
Bullard Services Group, Inc.; Defiance Machine & Tool Co.; Dyna
Mechtronics Inc.; and Easco Sparcatron; and
3. Change the two existing Members' names as follows: ``Process
Control Automation, Inc.'' is changed to ``Hayes-Lemmerz Process
Control Automation, Inc.'' and ``Giddings & Lewis, Inc.'' is changed to
``Gilman Engineering & Manufacturing Co.''
Dated: September 13, 2000.
Director, Office of Export Trading Company Affairs.
[FR Doc. 00-23961 Filed 9-18-00; 8:45 am]
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