August 2023 Activity Report
Statements & Announcements
The Federal Maritime Commission began posting the names of Non-Vessel-Operating Common Carriers (NVOCCs) that do not publish a tariff, contrary to Commission regulations (46 C.F.R. §520.3(a)).
An update to Decisions of the Federal Maritime Commission, Second Series (Volume 6) has been published that incorporates the period of January through June 2023.
Cindy R. Hennigan has been designated as the Deputy Managing Director and appointed to be a member of the Senior Executive Service.
Decisions, Orders & Enforcement
Order of Investigation and Hearing—Mediterranean Shipping Company, S.A.-Possible Violations of the Shipping Act, 46 U.S.C. §§ 41102(c), 40501 and 41104(a)(2)(A) (No. 23-08)
Competition & Agreements
HLAG/ONE/MSC Vessel Sharing Agreement (No. 011539-022)
Port of Seattle/Port of Tacoma Alliance Agreement (No. 201228-003)
South Atlantic Multiport Chassi Pool Agreement (No. 201391-003)
Oceanus Line Ltd./Network Shipping Ltd. Central America – U.S. Southeast Coast Service Space Charter Agreement (No. 201408)
OTI Licensing Activity
Please see the OTI License Status Changes webpage for additional information.