FMC to meet on China

FMC to meet on China

The Federal Maritime Commission will meet in closed session on Jan. 21 to consider various issues related to China.

The agency said in a notice that matters to be considered include the petition of China Ocean Shipping (Group) Co. for a partial exemption from the Controlled Carrier Act; the petitions of China Shipping Container Lines Co., Ltd. and Sinotrans Container Lines Co., Ltd. for full exemptions from the first sentence of section 9(c) of the Shipping Act of 1984; and review of shipping restrictions, requirements, and practices of the People's Republic of China.