Primed for action

Beadle, Andrew
December 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);12/22/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 51, p18
Reports on the support given by U.S. lawmakers to the petition of the United Parcel Service (UPS) seeking authority from the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) to sign confidential ocean container contracts with shippers. Number of U.S. lawmakers who signed letters to the FMC; Stance of UPS on the options for taking the issue to the Congress; Content of the letters of several members of the Congress to the FMC in support of the UPS petition.


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