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Commissioner William P. Doyle Votes on CKYHE

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December 8, 2014 Commissioner William P. Doyle Votes on COSCON/KL/YMUK/Hanjin/ELSA Slot Allocation and Sailing Agreement (CKYHE), FMC Agreement No. 012300 I am in favor of not taking any further action to delay the implementation of this agreement, popularly known as CKYHE. CKYHE consists of COSCO, K Line, Yang Ming, Hanjin,… Read More »

Commissioner William P. Doyle Votes on CKYHE

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December 8, 2014 Commissioner William P. Doyle Votes on COSCON/KL/YMUK/Hanjin/ELSA Slot Allocation and Sailing Agreement (CKYHE), FMC Agreement No. 012300 I am in favor of not taking any further action to delay the implementation of this agreement, popularly known as CKYHE. Commisioner William P. Doyle meeing with executives of CKYHE…. Read More »

Update on Port Congestion Surcharges

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December 4, 2014 NR 14-16 The Commission has been advised that the 15 ocean carrier members of the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement have individually committed to forego imposition of any port congestion surcharges until 2015. The Federal Maritime Commission has received numerous inquiries regarding congestion surcharges for “labor unrest” as announced… Read More »

Update on Port Congestion Surcharges

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December 4, 2014 NR 14-16 The Commission has been advised that the 15 ocean carrier members of the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement have individually committed to forego imposition of any port congestion surcharges until 2015. The Federal Maritime Commission has received numerous inquiries regarding congestion surcharges for “labor unrest” as announced… Read More »

Speech of Commissioner Richard A. Lidinsky, Jr. 20th Annual European Maritime Law Organization Conference November 7, 2014

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November 24, 2014 I would like thank the European Maritime Law Organization for inviting me to speak today on the important topic of whether or not we need a more uniformed international approach to regulation. EMLO has always been a lively forum for discussion on the ever-evolving maritime industry. So… Read More »

Commissioner Doyle votes in favor of requesting additional information from the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (TSA) parties

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November 19, 2014 Today, I am voting to request additional information from the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (TSA) parties on their proposed amendment to permanently include the westbound trans-Pacific trade as part of the TSA. By way of background, TSA previously filed an amendment seeking a 24-month trial period to expand… Read More »