FMC July 2023 Activity Report
Statements & Announcements
The Federal Maritime Commission reminds Common Carriers, including Vessel-Operating Common Carriers (VOCCs), they must meet their compliance obligations when doing business with Non-Vessel-Operating Common Carriers (NVOCCs) and Ocean Freight Forwarders (OFFs).
The Federal Maritime Commission (Commission) is aware that Vantage Travel Services, Inc. filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code. Consumers should consult the Vantage website for information regarding the status of the company’s business and operations.
Commissioner Rebecca F. Dye is proposing to reform three practices of ocean carriers and marine terminal operators at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, and the Port of New York and New Jersey that relate to container returns, earliest return date, and container pickup (notice of availability).
Decisions, Orders & Enforcement
Notice Not to Review—Globerunners, Inc. v. Hoyer Global (USA), Inc (No. 22-27)
Maersk/APL Slot Exchange Agreement (No. 012307-007)
THE Alliance Agreement (No. 012430-007)
THE Alliance/Zim MED-USEC Slot Exchange Agreement (No. 012447-002)
THE Alliance/CMA CGM Space Charter Agreement (No 012462-002)
HMM HLC PSX Space Charter Agreement (No. 201406)
HMM Yang Ming PSX Space Charter Agreement (No. 201407)
OTI Licensing Activity
Please see the OTI License Status Changes webpage for additional information.