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 Feb. 3.
Hapag-Lloyd/NYK Mexico-Dominican Republic Slot Charter Agreement (Hapag-Lloyd AG and Nippon Yusen Kaisha) – The amendment deletes the U.S. East Coast from the geographic scope and deletes Hapag-Lloyd’s GCS service from the agreement.
CSCL/UASC/YMUK/CMA CGM/PIL Vessel Sharing and Slot Exchange Agreement – Asia and US/Canada West Coast Services (China Shipping Container Lines Co., Ltd. and China Shipping Container Lines (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd. (acting as a single party); United Arab Shipping Company (S.A.G.); Yang Ming (UK) LTD.; CMA CGM S.A.; and Pacific International Lines (Pte) Ltd.) – The amendment adds two additional slot exchange arrangements in the agreement trade between China Shipping and Yang Ming and between CMA and Yang Ming.
COSCON/CSCL Slot Charter Agreement (COSCO Container Lines Company, Limited; China Shipping Container Lines Co., Ltd. and China Shipping Container Lines (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd. (acting as a single party)) – The agreement authorizes China Shipping to charter space to COSCON in the trade from France, Italy, Morocco and Spain to the U.S. East Coast.