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Jun 03, 2016
Speech of Jewel M. Jennings-Wright, Counsel to Federal Maritime Commissioner Richard A. Lidinsky, Jr. on Behalf of Commissioner Lidinsky EMLO Spring Seminar 2016
On June 3, 2016, Jewel Jennings-Wright, Counsel to Commissioner Richard A. Lidinsky, Jr. spoke at the annual spring seminar of the European Maritime Law Organization, addressing current issues pending before the Federal Maritime Commission including port congestions, SOLAS VGM requirements, and recent developments with alliances.
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Mar 15, 2016
Chairman Cordero Testifies to Congress Regarding FY 2017 FMC Budget
Chairman Cordero discusses the FMC’s previous accomplishments and planned activities for FY 2016 and 2017 in support of regulatory mission.
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Mar 08, 2016
Chairman Cordero Testifies to Congress Regarding The State of the U.S. Maritime Industry: The Federal Role
The Chairman testified before the Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety and Security Subcommittee
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Feb 18, 2016
Commissioner Dye's Statement on Supply Chain Innovation Team
We have concluded that the Commission can "add value" and complement to the ongoing discussions and deliberations on port congestion by giving industry leaders the opportunity they have told us they want: to engage in active collaboration other supply chain actors to learn and develop supply chain solutions. ​
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Dec 28, 2015
Commissioner Doyle’s Report on U.S.-China Maritime Bilateral Consultative Meetings
Commissioner Doyle 's Prepared Remarks at the December 16, 2015 Commission Meeting
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Nov 18, 2015
Commissioner Khouri's Prepared Remarks to IANA Intermoda Expo and NCBFAA
Commissioner Khouri delivered the following prepared remarks at the IANA's Intermodal Expo on September 22nd, and at the NCBFAA Government Affairs Conference on September 29th concerning port congestion and demurrage/detention issues at U.S. Ports.
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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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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 09, 2015
Commissioner Doyle’s Prepared Remarks to the Association of Transportation Law Professionals
Commissioner William P. Doyle provided the following prepared remarks to the 86th Annual Meeting of Association of Transportation Law Professionals. The Commissioner moderated a panel on Port Congestion styled Causes, Effects and Legal Implications: A discussion of recent instances of port congestion, its causes and effects, and legal issues of interest to those advising stakeholders
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Jul 02, 2015
Commissioner Doyle speaks to members of the Agriculture Transportation Coalition regarding port congestion
Commissioner Doyle spoke to the annual meeting of AgTC; tells agricultural exporters that fighting port congestion is his top priority.
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Results: 11 Article(s) Found.