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Businesses Ask FMC to Address Fees Charged When Port Disruptions Delay Pickup of Cargo Containers

Posted by Auto Care News on December 07, 2016
BETHESDA, MD – December 7, 2016 – The Auto Care Association and a coalition representing retailers, manufacturers, truckers, transportation intermediaries and other business groups today asked the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) to set new policy preventing terminal operators and ocean carriers from charging unfair fees when uncontrollable incidents such as storms and strikes keep cargo from being picked up from ports on time.