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Feb 10, 2017
Acting Chairman Michael A. Khouri’s Statement on the Ro/Ro Carrier Agreement Vote
Acting Chairman Michael A. Khouri’s statement following the vote allow the amendment to the Ro/Ro carrier agreement (FMC No. 012309-001) to go into effect on January 23, 2017, without further intervention by the Commission.
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Feb 02, 2017
Commissioner Cordero’s Remarks to NY/NJ Foreign Freight Forwarders & Brokers Association
Commissioner Cordero was invited to speak as a former recipient of the organization’s Person of the Year award. It was the organization’s 100th anniversary.
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Jan 31, 2017
Remarks of Commissioner Rebecca Dye National Industrial Transportation League Transportation Summit
Commissioner Rebecca Dye's delivered remarks to the National Industrial Transportation League Transportation Summit
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Jan 19, 2017
Commissioner William P. Doyle Votes to reject joint contracting authority for foreign carriers to negotiate collectively for U.S.-Flag tug services
This amendment reaches beyond the scope of the Shipping Act of 1984. It tilts the playing field for certain international carriers and opens the door to anticompetitive behavior resulting in adverse consequences for U.S.-flag maritime service providers, their mariners, and the domestic shipyard industry.​
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Jan 17, 2017
Commissioner William P. Doyle’s Prepared Remarks to the National Retail Federation
On January 16, 2017, Commissioner Doyle delivered remarks to the National Retail Federation International Trade Advisory Committee and Strategic Supply Chain Council in New York City. He provided an update on matters affecting the ocean shipping community including ocean carrier alliances, developments post-Hanjin bankruptcy, the proposed new ocean carrier company SM Line, digital ocean shipping concepts, and a recent petition filed with the FMC by the Coalition for Fair Port Practices.
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Results: 24 Article(s) Found.