Detention-demurrage hearing bittersweet for BCOs

Detention-demurrage hearing bittersweet for BCOs

US shippers, truckers, and intermediaries finally have secured a federal hearing on their effort to make it easier for them to challenge port congestion-related fees that are not their fault. Even so, aside from complexity and little middle ground, there are other reasons for shippers to be skeptical of any dramatic, federal, regulatory action.