Shippers say consulate's fees were out of whack

Darce, Keith
December 1994
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);12/19/94, Vol. 15 Issue 24, p1
Reports on the Dominican Republic's lowering of fees charged to cargo vessels that leave the Port of New Orleans in Louisiana bound for the West Indies Republic. Complaint by the local shipping industry on use of fees to subsidize an extravagant budget by the Dominican Republic consulate; Fees as payment for invoices issued by the consulates located in American port cities.


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