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NCBFAA Legislative Alert: Immediate Action Required

A Customs bill is on the verge of being finalized. Discussions will be taking place in a House-Senate conference committee very soon. The House bill ... Read More

Federal Maritime Commission Staff Report on Detention, Demurrage, and Free Time Released

The following release was posted on the Federal Maritime Commission website. Staff Report on Detention, Demurrage, and Free Time Released April 13, 2015 NR 15-03 ... Read More

Dockworkers union leaders back West Coast ports labor deal

A union caucus representing dockworkers at West Coast ports voted to recommend to its members a labor contract deal reached over months of negotiations that ... Read More

2015 Maine International Trade Center Service Provider of the Year – OCEANAIR, Inc.

OCEANAIR named “Service Provider of the Year” BOSTON, MA ─ Maine International Trade Center (MITC) has announced the winners of the 2015 International Trade and ... Read More

The West Coast Port Slow-Down. Who is Liable?

Here is an excerpt of an article written by Robert Dow, partner at the law firm of Arnall Golden Gregory LLP: "Although the unpleasantness at ... Read More

Overdue Change to Cuba Regulations

On December 17, 2014, the President of the United States announced plans to normalize diplomatic relations with Cuba and ease economic restrictions. There was an ... Read More

Lithium Batteries 2015 Revised Regulations – Link to IATA Document

In 2015, the regulations governing the air shipping of lithium batteries have been updated. The regulations are effective January 1, 2015. These regulations affect any ... Read More

OCEANAIR Recognized as Key Supplier

During Madico Specialty Film's Customer Appreciation Day on May 22, 2014, OCEANAIR was named their Transportation Supplier of the Year for 2013.  OCEANAIR President Edward ... Read More

ACE Deployment Postponed

CBP is rescheduling the last primary deployment of core trade processing capabilities in ACE which had been scheduled for July 8, 2017. This deployment includes ... Read More