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Wednesday, August 12, 2020



Awaiting MLC & STCW tide to come in

Posted to Awaiting MLC & STCW tide to come in (by Joseph Fonseca) on April 18, 2012

Though the Manila Amendments to the STCW and MLC, 2006 seeks to bring in consistency and rationality in seafaring and shipping in order to serve better the cause of safety of life at sea, maritime security and protection of environment, yet…

The Shipping Antitrust Law is Dead, while Long Beach's Reputation is at Stake

Posted to Martin Rushmere (by Martin Rushmere) on November 4, 2010

The TransPacific Stabilization Agreement is beaming with satisfaction while the Pacific Merchant Shipping Association is unhappy, following the national and state elections this week. James Oberstar's fall from power in Congress means that the anti-trust shipping law is all but dead.