New and Amended Maritime Agreements Filed
The Federal Maritime Commission has issued notice that the following new or amended agreements have been filed. Interested parties may submit comments by Aug. 14.
U.S. Supplemental Agreement to the HLC Agreement (BBC Chartering Carriers GmbH & Co. KG and BBC Chartering & Logistic GmbH & Co. KG (acting as a single party); Chipolbrok (Chinese-Polish Joint Stock Shipping Company); Hanssy Shipping Pte. Ltd.; Industrial Maritime Carriers, L.L.C; and Rickmers-Linie GmbH & Cie. KG) – The amendment deletes Peter Dohle Schiffahrts KG as a party to the HLC agreement attached to the U.S. supplemental agreement.
Siem Car Carrier AS/Volkswagen Logistics Konzernlogistik GMBH & Co. OHG Space Charter Agreement - The amendment expands the geographic scope of the agreement to include all ports and points in the U.S. and all ports and points worldwide.
THE Alliance/OOCL Vessel Sharing Agreement (Hapag Lloyd AG, Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd., Nippon Yusen Kaisha, and Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. (acting as a single party); and Orient Overseas Container Line Limited) – The agreement authorizes the parties to charter and exchange space on their respective vessels in the trade between the U.S. Pacific Coast and Japan and to enter into cooperative working arrangements in connection therewith.