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Dec 08, 2015
FMC Recognized as 2015 Most Improved Small Agency
FMC receives 2015 Best Places to Work in the Federal Government award for Most Improved Small Federal Agency
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Nov 19, 2015
Chairman Mario Cordero Speaks at National Industrial Transportation League (NITL)
Chairman Cordero speaks at NITL. Emphasizes need for PierPass transparency, industry input on demurrage, and increased funding for FMC.
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Nov 02, 2015
Chairman Cordero’s Remarks at NAWE October 26, 2015
On October 26, 2015, Chairman Mario Cordero delivered a speech to the National Waterfront Employers Association, focusing on the FMC’s role in the reduction of congestion, the anticipated doubling of Asian imports over the next 10 years, and the importance of addressing stakeholder-reported inefficiencies with PierPass.
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Oct 23, 2015
Chairman’s Earth Day Award Nominations Open
The award highlights technologies, programs, or practices of the maritime transportation industry that benefit our environment.
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Oct 13, 2015
Chairman’s Statement on Mediation Week
The FMC provides free and confidential mediation services to help regulated entities and the shipping public resolve shipping disputes.
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Oct 08, 2015
Mario Cordero Reconfirmed as Commissioner
Today, Mario Cordero was reconfirmed as a Commissioner of the Federal Maritime Commission
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Sep 25, 2015
Chairman Cordero Participates in U.S.-Japan Maritime Discussions
In conjunction with the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD), Chairman Cordero led the FMC delegation at the U.S.-Japan Maritime Bilateral Meeting, the U.S.-Japan International Shipping Forum, and an industry meeting with the Japanese Shipowners' Association held in Tokyo, Japan, September 25, 2015.​
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Jul 21, 2015
Northwest Seaport Alliance Clears FMC Regulatory Review
FMC votes to allow Port of Seattle/Port of Tacoma Alliance Agreement to become effective as scheduled on July 23, 2015.
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Jul 20, 2015
Chairman Cordero calls for Transparency in PierPASS operations under the West Coast MTO Agreement.
In light of the recent 4 percent fee increase, I believe that PierPASS and the thirteen terminals at the LA and Long Beach Ports should justify the continued need for the Traffic Mitigation Fee, as well as the sustainability of annual TMF increases.
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Jun 24, 2015
Commission Takes Action on Several Regulatory Matters
Updated with FMC Order Regarding PPOIA.
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Jun 18, 2015
Maritime Summit between Commission, US and China Boosts Cooperation
Maritime regulators from the EU, the US, and the People’s Republic of China met in Brussels for second Maritime Summit; announced renewed intention to cooperate.
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Jun 03, 2015
Chairman Cordero Participated in the Finished Vehicle Logistics North America Conference
Chairman Cordero speaks on a panel about the challenges in maintaining the growth of the automotive transportation industry.
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Jun 01, 2015
Chairman Cordero Addresses the Ocean Shipping & Trade Summit
Chairman’s keynote address at the Summit focused on recent U.S. port agreements filed at the FMC designed to address common challenges including port congestion.
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May 06, 2015
Chairman Mario Cordero Nomination Hearing Testimony
Chairman Cordero's testimony to the The U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation hearing on nomination.
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Apr 29, 2015
Chairman Cordero addresses the Port of Long Beach Pulse of the Ports - Peak Season Forecast Program
Chairman Cordero appeared at the Port of Long Beach’s annual Pulse of the Ports - Peak Season Forecast Program, along with six industry panelists.
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Apr 21, 2015
Chairman Cordero Addresses the Professional Environmental Management Association at its Annual Ports Program
The Chairman spoke about congestion at U.S. ports and the role of sustainable development of ports and related transportation infrastructure.
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Mar 23, 2015
Chairman Cordero Addresses the Congressional Ports Caucus
In his March 17, 2015 remarks before the Congressional Ports Caucus, Chairman Cordero discussed the growth in U.S. ocean commerce, the congestion challenges facing U.S. ports and the prospects for resolving those problems.
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Feb 25, 2015
Chairman Cordero Testifies to Congress Regarding FY 2016 FMC Budget
Chairman Cordero discusses FMC’s previous accomplishments and planned activities for FY 2015 and 2016 in support of regulatory mission.
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Feb 21, 2015
ILWU and PMA Resolve Dispute
FMC Welcomes resolution of dispute between ILWU and PMA
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