Monthly Archives: May 2015

USA Maritime Calls for Full Cargo Preference Enforcement

In a statement submitted to the Maritime Administration, USA Maritime has urged that the U.S.-flag cargo reference shipping requirements be fully and strictly enforced, including to commodities purchased in conjunction with the Title XI ship construction program.  READ ONLINE (PDF)

IOMMP President Addresses Merchant Marine Veterans

Courtesy of Maritime Executive:   The American Merchant Marine Veterans, a fraternal organization of the U.S. Merchant Marine of WWII is hosting its annual National Convention at MITAGS in Linthicum Heights, Maryland from May 5-8. The convention is meant to coincide with the 70-year…