New Maritime Agreements Filed, Additional Info Requested on One Agreement
The FMC has issued notice that the following new or amended agreements have been filed. Interested parties may submit comments by Aug. 3.
West Coast of South America Discussion Agreement (CMA CGM S.A., Frontier Liner Services Inc., Hamburg-Süd, Hapag-Lloyd AG, King Ocean Services Limited Inc., Mediterranean Shipping Company SA, Seaboard Marine Ltd. and Trinity Shipping Line) – The agreement deletes Compania Chilena de Navegacion, S.A. and Norasia Container Lines Limited as parties to the agreement.
Port of Long Beach Data Services Agreement (Port of Long Beach, PierPass LLC, Long Beach Container Terminal Inc., SSA Terminals LLC, SSA Terminal (Long Beach) LLC, International Transportation Service Inc., Pacific Maritime Services L.L.C. and Total Terminals LLC) – The amendment would extend the agreement term and adjust the compensation provided for in the agreement.
In addition, the FMC has formally requested that the parties to the below agreement provide additional information by Aug. 6. This action prevents the agreement amendments from becoming effective as originally scheduled.
Pacific Ports Operational Improvements Agreement (Ocean Carrier Equipment Management Association Inc., West Coast MTO Agreement, Maersk Line A/S, APL Co. Pte Ltd., American President Lines Ltd., CMA CGM S.A., Cosco Container Lines Company Limited, Evergreen Line Joint Service Agreement FMC Agreement No. 011982, Hamburg-Sud, Alianca Navegacao e Logistica Ltda., Hanjin Shipping Co. Ltd., Hapag-Lloyd AG, Hapag-Lloyd USA, Companhia Libra de Navegacao, Compania Libra de Navegacion Uruguay S.A., Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd., Nippon Yusen Kaisha Line, Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd., APM Terminals Pacific Ltd., California United Terminals Inc., Eagle Marine Services Ltd., International Transportation Service Inc., Long Beach Container Terminal Inc., Seaside Transportation Service LLC, Trapac, Inc., Total Terminals LLC, West Basin Container Terminal LLC, Yusen Terminals Inc., Pacific Maritime Services L.L.C., SSA Terminals LLC, SSA Terminal (Long Beach) LLC, Hyundai Merchant Marine Co. Ltd., Zim Integrated Shipping Services, Matson Navigation Company Inc., SSA Terminals (Oakland) LLC, SSA Terminals (Seattle) LLC, Sea Star Stevedoring Company Inc. and Washington United Terminals Inc.)