2018-00401. Notice of Petitions by Firms for Determination of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance  

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    AGENCY:

    Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce.

    ACTION:

    Notice and opportunity for public comment.

    SUMMARY:

    The Economic Development Administration (EDA) has received petitions for certification of eligibility to apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance from the firms listed below. Accordingly, EDA has initiated investigations to determine whether increased imports into the United States of articles like or directly competitive with those produced by each of the firms contributed importantly to the total or partial separation of the firms' workers, or threat thereof, and to a decrease in sales or production of each petitioning firm.

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    SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

    List of Petitions Received by EDA for Certification of Eligibility To Apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance

    [12/19/2017 through 01/07/2018]

    Firm nameFirm addressDate accepted for investigationProduct(s)
    E. Smith Box, Inc1875 Rockdale Industrial Boulevard NW, Conyers, GA 3001212/29/2017The firm manufactures corrugated boxes, point-of-purchase displays, and custom packaging materials.
    Good Clothing Company, Inc104 Anawan Street, Suite 5, Fall River, MA 0272101/04/2018The firm manufactures apparel for both men and women.

    Any party having a substantial interest in these proceedings may request a public hearing on the matter. A written request for a hearing must be submitted to the Trade Adjustment Assistance Division, Room 71030, Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC 20230, no later than ten (10) calendar days following publication of this notice. These petitions are received pursuant to section 251 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended.

    Please follow the requirements set forth in EDA's regulations at 13 CFR 315.9 for procedures to request a public hearing. The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance official number and title for the program under which Start Printed Page 1607these petitions are submitted is 11.313, Trade Adjustment Assistance for Firms.

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    Irette Patterson,

    Program Analyst.

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    [FR Doc. 2018-00401 Filed 1-11-18; 8:45 am]

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Document Information

Published:
01/12/2018
Department:
Commerce Department
Agency:
Economic Development Administration
EntryType:
Notice
Action:
Notice and opportunity for public comment.
Document Number:
2018-00401
Pages:
1606-1607 (2 pages)
SectionNoes:
PDF File:
2018-00401.pdf