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Remarks of Chairman Khouri Delivered at American Association of Port Authorities Spring Conference Session “Ports and the Federal Maritime Commission”, Wednesday, March 20, 2019


Good afternoon. I want to thank Kurt Nagle and Jean Godwin for the invitation to join you this afternoon together with my colleague, Commissioner Rebecca Dye. Kurt and Jean do a terrific job for AAPA here in Washington. We always appreciate their knowledge, expertise, and input on Shipping Act matters…. Read More »

Remarks of Commissioner Rebecca Dye at the Journal of Commerce Port Performance North America


My favorite business author is Jim Collins, who wrote Built to Last, and most recently, Great by Choice. Collins says that the most important executive responsibility is to hire the best people and make sure they’re in the right place in your organization. He refers to that responsibility as, “getting the best people… Read More »

Acting Chairman Michael A. Khouri – Remarks Association of Transportation Law Professionals Transportation Forum XV


On behalf of the Federal Maritime Commission, I welcome the ATLP to our Washington headquarters. It is great to have this group of transportation professionals that work in every mode and aspect of the global transportation and logistics marketplace. As some of you do not work in the maritime area… Read More »

Remarks of Commissioner Dye, Association of Transportation Law Professionals, Transportation Forum XV


Two Recent Initiatives It’s a pleasure to be here today. I’ve just returned from Miami, discussing demurrage and detention, and before that, from the International Bar Association conference in Rome, and the European Maritime Law Organization meeting in London, discussing the FMC competition law enforcement program. I appreciate this opportunity… Read More »

Commissioner Dye Christens Ship Operating in the US-Europe Trade


In a ceremony at Port of Baltimore, Commissioner Dye christens new container-roll-on/roll-off vessel The mixed use container and roll-on/roll-off ship (“con-ro”) M/V Atlantic Star gained a Godmother Friday when Commissioner Rebecca Dye christened the vessel in a ceremony at the Dundalk Marine Terminal in Baltimore. “During my career in maritime… Read More »