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Commissioner Dye Christens Ship Operating in the US-Europe Trade


In a ceremony at Port of Baltimore, Commissioner Dye christens new container-roll-on/roll-off vessel The mixed use container and roll-on/roll-off ship (“con-ro”) M/V Atlantic Star gained a Godmother Friday when Commissioner Rebecca Dye christened the vessel in a ceremony at the Dundalk Marine Terminal in Baltimore. “During my career in maritime… Read More »

Remarks of Commissioner Rebecca Dye at the MABA Luncheon


July 11, 2018 Thank you, Ashley, for that kind introduction, and for the invitation to be here with colleagues and old friends to talk about what’s happening at the Commission, in particular with respect to our demurrage and detention investigation, and our review and revision of Commission regulations. As many… Read More »

Commissioner Dye Addresses AgTC Annual Conference


June 14, 2018 Remarks by Commissioner Rebecca Dye Agricultural Transportation Coalition 30th Annual Meeting Tacoma, Washington Colleagues, old friends, thank you for the opportunity to be here today to discuss FMC Fact Finding 28, and to talk with some of you individually about your demurrage and detention challenges. Those individual… Read More »

Commissioner Maffei speaks at the Global Liner Shipping Conference in Hamburg, Germany


May 16, 2018 On May 16th Commissioner Maffei traveled to Hamburg, Germany to participate in the Global Liner Shipping Conference. The Commissioner gave a talk titled “Challenges in Regulating an Increasingly Commodified and Data-Driven industry.” During his talk, the Commissioner discussed how the technological developments in ship-size, automation, and data… Read More »