Month: September 2012

UPDATE for International Shipping Customers

USMX and ILA have agreed to extend the collective bargaining agreement for 90 days through December 29, 2012.  For details please see the attached FMCS press release FMCSPressRelease9-20-12 (3).pdf.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: International Shipping Customers

In response to the growing threat of a work stoppage on the East Coast, the steamship lines have filed a port congestion surcharge for all cargo moving to and from the USA.  We have received notice of implementation from the carriers and have subsequently filed the surcharge in our tariff.  We are hearing that many… Read more »