TITLE

THE WEEK

PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);1/26/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents updates on events and issues related to the shipping industry in the U.S. as of January 26, 2004. Move of a group of shippers to seek for a U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) ruling on non-vessel-operating common carriers; Appeal of the International Maritime Organization to the government and the shipping industry to comply with maritime security measures; Airfreight sorting hub being built by FedEx in Greensboro, North Carolina; Amount of funds needed by the Port of Houston in Texas in order to consolidate the city's 11 rail freight routes into three corridors; Call by an environmental coalition for the closure of a channel to the France Road container terminal in New Orleans, Louisiana.
ACCESSION #
12087758

 

Related Articles

  • PORT CONGESTION WOES: Shippers Seek Relief From Excessive Carrier Charges. MARAS, ELLIOT // Food Logistics;Jun2015, Issue 167, p52 

    The article focuses on short- and long-term relief called by shippers, trade groups and politicians to address the congestion experienced in U.S. ports. Topics discussed include concerns raised by shippers before the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) during the consultation on port congestion,...

  • FMC Wants You.  // Traffic World;9/12/2005, Vol. 269 Issue 37, p14 

    Reports on the publication of a list of 15 questions in the Federal Register for shippers by the Federal Maritime Commission in the U.S. Modification of rules on non-vessel-operating (NVO) common carrier confidential service contracting; Impact of set rates and service levels on shippers; Usage...

  • TOO LITTLE, TOO LATE ON DEMURRAGE, DETENTION. Ross, Susan Kohn // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);6/1/2015, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p17 

    The article discusses reasons it was too late for the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) to act on demurrage and detention fees in 2015. Topics discussed include results of the listening sessions conducted by the FMC related to the issue including the lack of standard measure of terminal...

  • FMC wins backing for NVO rules. Edmonson, R. G. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);10/31/2005, Vol. 6 Issue 44, p38 

    Focuses on the support received by the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) from the shipping industry for allowing non-vessel-operating (NVO) common carriers service agreements (NSA). Efforts of the FMC to increase the contracting ability of NVO; Advantages of permitting direct cooperation...

  • Ocean Transportation Intermediary License; Applicants. Gregory, Karen V. // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;8/1/2012, Vol. 77 Issue 148, p45610 

    The article presents a notice and request for comment from the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC). The FMC gives notice on the application filing for an Ocean Transportation Intermediary (OTI) license as a non-vessel-operating common carrier (NVO) and ocean freight forwarder (OFF) pursuant to...

  • Notices: FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION.  // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;4/18/2013, Vol. 78 Issue 75, p23251 

    The article focuses on notices by the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission. The Commission gives notice of the filing of the following agreements under the Shipping Act of 1984. The Commission gives notice that the applicants have filed an application for an Ocean Transportation Intermediary (OTI)...

  • Searching for solutions. Bonney, Joseph // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);7/7/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 27, p10 

    The article looks at problems affecting trans-Pacific shippers and carriers. Specifically, according to Ron Widdows, chief executive of APL Ltd., the exporters' difficulties with container availability is only one aspect of the problems facing the industry. As chairman of the Westbound...

  • Feeding frenzy.  // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);9/15/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 37, p12 

    Focuses on the petition by several business logistics companies and trade groups to the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) to exempt them from portions of the Ocean Shipping Reform Act (OSRA) as of September 15, 2003. Reasons for the petition; Informaton on OSRA; Issues which the FMC must...

  • Notices: FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION.  // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;6/21/2013, Vol. 78 Issue 120, p37540 

    The article offers information on the notice of U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC). It states that a notice is given by the FMC to Ocean Transportation Intermediary License Applicants for filing an application for an Ocean Transportation Intermediary (OTI) license as a Non- Vessel-Operating...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics