[Federal Register: August 11, 2003 (Volume 68, Number 154)]
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[Investigation No. 701-TA-431 (Final)]

Drams and Dram Modules From Korea


    On the basis of the record \1\ developed in the subject 
investigation, the United States International Trade Commission 
(Commission) determines,\2\ pursuant to section 705(b) of the Tariff 
Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671d(b)) (the Act), that an industry in the 
United States is materially injured by reason of imports from Korea of 
dynamic random access memory semiconductors (DRAMs) and DRAM modules, 
provided for in subheadings 8473.30.10 and 8542.21.80 of the Harmonized 
Tariff Schedule of the United States, that have been found by the 
Department of Commerce (Commerce) to be subsidized by the Government of 

    \1\ The record is defined in Sec.  207.2(f) of the Commission's 
rules of practice and procedure (19 CFR 207.2(f)).
    \2\ Commissioner Marcia E. Miller did not participate in this 


    The Commission instituted this investigation effective November 1, 
2002, following receipt of a petition filed with the Commission and 
Commerce by Micron Technology, Inc., Boise, ID. The final phase of the 
investigation was scheduled by the Commission following notification of 
a preliminary determination by Commerce that imports of DRAMs and DRAM 
modules from Korea were being subsidized within the meaning of section 
703(b) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1671b(b)). Notice of the scheduling of the 
final phase of the Commission's investigation and of a public hearing 
to be held in connection therewith was given by posting copies of the 
notice in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade 
Commission, Washington, DC, and by publishing the notice in the Federal 
Register of April 16, 2003 (68 FR 18671). The hearing was held in 
Washington, DC, on June 24, 2003, and all persons who requested the 
opportunity were permitted to appear in person or by counsel.
    The Commission transmitted its determination in this investigation 
to the Secretary of Commerce on August 4, 2003. The views of the 
Commission are contained in USITC Publication 3617 (August 2003), 
entitled DRAMs and DRAM Modules from Korea: Investigation No. 701-TA-
431 (Final).

    Issued: August 4, 2003.

    By order of the Commission.
Marilyn R. Abbott,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. 03-20365 Filed 8-8-03; 8:45 am]