New Maritime Agreements Filed
The Federal Maritime Commission has issued notice that the following new agreements have been filed. Interested parties may submit comments by March 1.
Siem Car Carriers AS/Liberty Global Logistics LLC Space Charter Agreement (Siem Car Carriers AS and Liberty Global Logistics LLC) – The agreement authorizes the parties to charter space to/from each other in the trade between the U.S., on the one hand, and China, Japan, South Korea, Mexico and Germany, on the other hand.
Hanjin/UASC/CMA CGM/COSCON Vessel Sharing Agreement (Hanjin Shipping Co. Ltd., United Arab Shipping Co. S.A.G., CMA CGM S.A., and COSCO Container Lines Company, Ltd.) – The agreement would authorize the parties to cooperate through a combination of vessel sharing and slot charter arrangements on routes between ports in Italy, France, Spain and Malta, on the one hand, and the U.S. East Coast, on the other hand.