MAY 2021 ACTIVITY REPORT
STATEMENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Shippers interested in providing their expertise to the Federal Maritime Commission will soon be able to apply to serve on the agency’s new National Shipper Advisory Committee.
The Federal Maritime Commission has published on its website an update to Decisions of the Federal Maritime Commission, Second Series (Volume 2). This publication provides a compendium of Initial and Final Decisions of the Commission and selected other orders that may be significant or establish legal precedent.
The Commission announced it would hold a public meeting to discuss the implementation of the National Shipper Advisory Committee and to receive a briefing on options to update and publish Commission organizational information and delegations of authority.
FMC Chairman Maffei joined Port of Los Angeles Executive Director Gene Seroka for a media availability.
Sharing surplus COVID-19 vaccine doses with Caribbean and Central American nations will help protect vulnerable populations, promote U.S. diplomatic efforts, and help restart an important industry within the American travel and tourism service sector.
Commissioner Sola wrote President Biden encouraging the prioritization of Caribbean and Central American cruise ports when distributing surplus vaccines to foreign shores.
COMPETITION & AGREEMENTS
OTI Licensing Activity
Revocations & Surrenders 17
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