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Dec 17, 2013
FMC Convenes Global Regulatory Summit with Officials from China and European Commission
Representatives from China and the European Commission met with FMC today to discuss their respective maritime regulatory processes and evolving industry trends.
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Dec 13, 2013
FMC Plans December 17, 2013 Global Regulatory Summit
The FMC confirmed the attendance of international regulators from the People’s Republic of China and the European Union
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Nov 18, 2013
Senior FMC Executives Assume New Responsibilities
FMC SES assignments have change effective November 17, 2013
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Nov 15, 2013
Philippines Disaster Relief Advisory
Chairman Cordero’s statement of condolence to the people of the Philippines.
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Nov 06, 2013
Chairman Cordero Addresses Sixth SeaCargo Americas Conference
In his address to attendees of the Sixth SeaCargo Americas Conference on November 6, 2013, The Chairman emphasized the need to review and discuss how international trade and transportation affect national economies in the Western hemisphere, and encouraged participants to "invest" in early consultation will all affected parties when planning and designing new port infrastructure projects.
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Oct 29, 2013
Chairman Cordero Testifies to Congress Regarding the Commission’s Re-authorization
On Tuesday October 29, 2013 Chairman Cordero testified before the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation. Chairman Cordero's full testimony can be viewed at the above link.
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Oct 22, 2013
Chairman Cordero Addresses the National Association of Waterfront Employers
At the National Association of Waterfront Employers (NAWE) Annual Meeting held October 22, 2013, Chairman Cordero spoke on the topic of consolidation in the vessel carrier industry through present or future operational agreements and the FMC's regulatory role.
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Oct 22, 2013
FMC Chairman Calls for Global Regulatory Summit on P3 Alliance
FMC Chairman issues call to fellow regulators in the EU and China for a Global Regulatory Summit on the proposed P3 Global Alliance.
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Oct 19, 2013
Chairman Cordero Remarks at 2013 Western Cargo Conference
At the 2013 WESCCON held, October 19, 2013, Charmian Cordero spoke on the Commission's responsibility to protect the public through licensing ocean transportation intermediaries and the proposals under FMC consideration for making this process more efficient and reliable.
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Oct 17, 2013
Chairman Cordero Gives Keynote Address at Inaugural Conference on Creating an Environmentally Sustainable Maritime Industry
In his address at the Conference on Creating an Environmentally Sustainable Maritime Industry (CESMI), Chairman Cordero emphasized the need for the shipping industry to take a leadership role in developing environmentally sustainable practices and noted the FMC's commitment as an active partner to help in those efforts.
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Oct 11, 2013
Chairman Cordero Addressed the California Association of Port Authorities Annual Meeting
The California Association of Port Authorities (CAPA) CAPA is comprised of the state’s eleven publicly-owned, commercial ports and is governed by the executive director of each of the ports.
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Oct 09, 2013
FMC Chairman Cordero, Commissioner Doyle Meet with MARAD Administrator
FMC and MARAD officials met to discuss the recent hearing before the House Subcommittee and upcoming transportation issues.
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Oct 04, 2013
Chairman Cordero Addressed the International Propeller Club
Chairman Cordero spoke at the International Propeller Club’s 87th Annual Convention and Maritime Industry Conference on October 4, 2013
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Oct 01, 2013
Chairman Cordero Participated in 2013 CONECT Round Table
Charmian Cordero introduced members of the Coalition of New England Companies for Trade (CONECT) to the work of the Commission and its mission to foster a fair, efficient, and reliable international ocean transportation system. He discussed the Commission's responsibility to protect the public through licensing ocean transportation intermediaries and the proposals under FMC consideration for making this process more efficient and reliable.
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Sep 26, 2013
International Warehouse Logistics Association
Chairman Cordero spoke at the 2013 Fall meeting of the California International Warehouse Logistics Association (IWLA) on September 26, 2013.
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Sep 24, 2013
Chairman’s Luncheon Address at the Marine Log’s Global Greenship Conference
Chairman Cordero spoke on the efforts of the international maritime transportation industry to operate greener.
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Sep 18, 2013
Concern Expressed Over Impact of China’s New VAT
During its closed meeting today, the Commission discussed the People’s Republic of China’s new regulations on implementation of a nationwide value added tax (VAT) on international transportation services. This new tax was implemented by China on August 1, 2013.
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Sep 11, 2013
4th Annual PortTech Expo Los Angeles Global Technology Solutions for Ports and Beyond
Chairman Cordero spoke at the 4th Annual PortTechExpo Los Angeles on September 11, 2013
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Sep 10, 2013
Chairman Cordero Testifies to Congress Regarding Regulatory Review
On Tuesday September 10, 2013 Chairman Cordero testified before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation. Chairman Cordero's full testimony can be viewed at the above link.
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Sep 03, 2013
Chairman Cordero Addressed Members of LACBFFA on August 22, 2013
Chairman Cordero discussed what lies ahead for the maritime transportation industry focusing on the FMC, infrastructure, and the environment
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Jul 23, 2013
Customs and Border Protection, Federal Maritime Commission Sign Agreement to Share ACE Data
CBP and FMC signed a memorandum of understanding to share ACE data in order to strengthen the balance of facilitation and enforcement regarding the regulation of ocean carriers and other entities involved in ocean trade.
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Apr 16, 2013
Chairman Cordero Testifies to Congress Regarding FY 2014 FMC Budget
On Tuesday, April 16, 2013, Federal Maritime Commission Chairman Mario Cordero presented the President's FY 2014 budget proposal for the Commission before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation. Chairman Cordero's full testimony can be viewed at the above link.
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Apr 02, 2013
Mario Cordero to Serve as Chairman
President Barack Obama has designated Mario Cordero as the Chairman of the Federal Maritime Commission.​
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Mar 30, 2013
Federal Maritime Commission Chairman Richard A. Lidinsky, Jr. Resigns
President Obama will name Mario Cordero to be the next Federal Maritime Commission Chairman.
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Jan 15, 2013
Commissioner Mario Cordero's Remarks at the Transportation Research Board 92nd Annual Meeting
Commissioner Mario Cordero's Remarks at Transportation Research Board 92nd Annual Meeting. Freight Day, Part 2: Policy Environment for Freight Freight Policy and the Competitiveness of the Nation's Ports. Washington, DC – January 15, 2013
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Nov 13, 2012
Commissioner Mario Cordero Discusses Sustainable Port Management at the Organization of American States
On November 13, 2012, Federal Maritime Commissioner Mario Cordero participated in a panel discussion at the Organization of American States, on the topic of sustainable port management and environmental protection.
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Oct 09, 2012
Commissioner Mario Cordero - Remarks at FIATA World Congress Los Angeles, CA – October 9, 2012
Thank you for your kind introduction. It is an honor to be here speaking to such a broad international organization as FIATA. As the only FMC Commissioner currently from the West Coast, it is a special pleasure to travel back to the great State of California and address the 2012 FIATA World Congress. Before I begin, please note that my comments here today are my own personal views and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Federal Maritime Commission.
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Aug 10, 2012
Remarks of Commissioner Mario Cordero at Sala de las Americas, August 1, 2012
Thank you for your kind introduction. It is an honor to be here in Bogota addressing Sala Logistica De Las Americas. I have a great interest in international trade and the relationship between the United States and Latin America. I have been asked by the conference organizers to address the subject matter and role of the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC). Please note my comments today are my personal comments and do not necessarily reflect the views of the FMC.
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Aug 10, 2012
Remarks of Commissioner Mario Cordero at Sala de las Americas, August 1, 2012 (En Espanol)
Muchas gracias por su amable presentación, Es un honor para mí estar aquí en Bogotá dirigiéndome a ustedes en Sala Logística De Las Américas. Tengo un gran interés en el comercio internacional y la relación entre Estados Unidos y Latinoamérica. Los organizadores de esta conferencia me han solicitado que trate el tema y el rol de la Comisión Marítima Federal (FMC). Les agradezco que tengan en cuenta que mis comentarios de hoy son personales y no necesariamente reflejan los puntos de vista de FMC​
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Apr 24, 2012
Remarks of FMC Commissioner Mario Cordero at the XXI Latin American Congress of Ports
First, thank you for your kind introduction. It is an honor to be here in Antigua at the XXI annual Latin American Congress of Ports hosted by the National Port Commission of Guatemala. I am especially honored to have been asked by the conference organizers to speak to you this afternoon on the subject of sustainability in the development of Latin American ports.
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Mar 28, 2012
Remarks of FMC Commissioner Mario Cordero at Panama Week 2012
Thank you for inviting me to speak at Panama Week and for the kind introduction. The Federal Maritime Commission is responsible for regulating ocean borne transportation in the foreign commerce in the United States. My remarks today are my personal views and do not necessarily represent the views of the FMC. My association on environmental policy issues stems from my eight years as a Commissioner at the Port of Long Beach.
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Jan 30, 2012
Commissioner Mario Cordero's Remarks at the World LNG Fuels Conference in Houston, Texas on January 26, 2012
As you are all aware, there has been significant activity in the maritime community in the environmental arena, including advocating for the use and development of alternative fuels. The Federal Maritime Commission is an independent regulatory agency responsible for regulating ocean borne transportation in the foreign commerce of the United States. My remarks today are my personal views and do not necessarily represent the views of the FMC. My past association on environmental policy issues also stems from my previous experience as a Commissioner at the Port of Long Beach, by all accounts a global leader not only in containerization, but a leader as a Green Port.
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Nov 17, 2011
Remarks of FMC Commissioner Mario Cordero at the Global Shippers Forum International Luncheon
It is an honor to be here before you at the annual meeting of the Global Shippers Forum, meeting in conjunction with the National Industrial Transportation League 104th Annual Meeting. Let me specially thank Bruce Carlton, President and CEO of NIT League, and Peter Gatti, Executive Vice President of NIT League, for the invitation to be your speaker today.
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Oct 24, 2011
Remarks of FMC Commissioner Mario Cordero at the Biogas USA West Conference 2011
Here in California, there has been significant activity in the area of environmental reform, to include advocating use and development of alternative fuels. My association on this policy issue stems from my past experience as a Commissioner at the Port of Long Beach, by all accounts a global leader not only in containerization, but a leader as a Green Port.
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Jun 08, 2011
Commissioner Mario Cordero Joins the Commission
Mario Cordero of Long Beach, CA, has been sworn in as a Commissioner for a term to expire on June 30, 2014. Commissioner Cordero was nominated by President Barack Obama on September 17, 2010, and confirmed by the Senate on April 14, 2011.
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