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 Sept. 14.
Maersk/MSC Vessel Sharing Agreement (Maersk Line A/S and MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A.) – The amendment would revise article 8.1 to adjust the notice period required to remove Israel from the geographic scope of the agreement.
CMA CGM/HLAG U.S.-West Med Slot Sale Arrangement (CMA CGM S.A. and Hapag-Lloyd AG) – The agreement authorizes the parties to sell slots to one another in the trade between the U.S. Gulf Coast, on the one hand, and Mexico, Jamaica, Italy and Spain, on the other hand.
MOL/NMCC/WLS and ECL Space Charter Agreement (Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd; Nissan Motor Car Carrier Co., Ltd.; World Logistics Service (U.S.A.), Inc.; and Eastern Car Liner, Ltd.) – The agreement would authorize the parties to charter space to/from one another for the carriage of vehicles or other ro/ro cargo in the trade between the U.S. and all foreign countries.