[Federal Register: November 21, 2002 (Volume 67, Number 225)]
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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
International Trade Administration, U.S. 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 C. Anspacher, Director, Office
of 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, 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 90-5A005.''
The California Kiwifruit Commission and California Kiwifruit
Exporters Association's (``CKC'') original Certificate was issued on
August 10, 1990 (55 FR 33740, August 17, 1990) and previously amended
on November 27, 1990 (55 FR 50204, December 5, 1990); January 29, 1991
(56 FR 4601, February 5, 1991); February 24, 1992 (57 FR 6712, February
27, 1992); and January 14, 2002 (67 FR 2636, January 18, 2002). A
summary of the application for an amendment follows.
Summary of the Application
Applicant: California Kiwifruit Commission and California,
Kiwifruit Exporters Association, 9845 Horn Road, Suite 160, Sacramento,
Contact: Linda LaFrancis, President. Telephone: (916) 362-7490.
Application No.: 90-5A005.
Date Deemed Submitted: November 7, 2002.
Proposed Amendment: CKC 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)): Oppenheimer, David & Associates, LP, Seattle,
Washington; and Pacific Trellis Fruit, Reedley, California;
2. Delete the following companies as ``Members'' of the
Certificate: Sunny Cal Farms, Reedley, California; and George Brothers,
Sultana, California; and
3. Change the listing of the company names for the current Members:
Universal Produce Corp. to the new listing Phillips Farms Marketing;
Chase National Kiwi Farms, Inc. to the new listing Chase National Kiwi
Farms; Kings Canyon/Corrin Sales Corp. to the new listing Kings Canyon
Corrin Sales, LLC; Regatta Tropicals to the new listing Regatta
Tropicals, LTD; Stellar Distributing to the new listing Stellar
Distributing, Inc.; Sun Pacific Marketing Coop. to the new listing Sun
Pacific Marketing Cooperative, Inc.; Trinity Fruit Sales Co. to the new
listing Trinity Fruit Sales Company; Venida Packing Co. to the new
listing Venida Packing, Inc.; and WKS/Wil-Ker-Son Ranch to the new
listing WKS Sales.
Dated: November 15, 2002.
Jeffrey C. Anspacher,
Director, Office of Export Trading, Company Affairs.
[FR Doc. 02-29582 Filed 11-20-02; 8:45 am]
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