The U.S. Federal Maritime Commission has received 17 license applications and changes for review.
The FMC received non-vessel-operating common carrier license applications from Farkas Worldwide Shipping, Miami (Heather R. Farkas, president); J&T Logistics, Rancho Dominguez, Calif. (Ivan Liew, secretary); Mota Import Export, Perth Amboy, N.J. (Mercedes Nunez, manager); Robertson Forwarding Co., Doral, Fla. (Joan L. Robertson, president); World Pioneer, Staten Island, N.Y. (William Luo, president); and World-Wide Shipping Lines, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. (John Tominelli, president).
The agency received NVO/ocean freight forwarder license applications from ADM Logistics, Decatur, Ill. (Mark D. Schweitzer, vice president); High Priority Solutions Group, Miami (Maria V. Gurdian, vice president); and Shiplink Trading Co., Fresh Meadows, N.Y. (Linda W. Wu, president).
The FMC also received ocean freight forwarder license applications from Cala Distribution, Miami (Pedro Salcedo, manager); Diesel Shipping, Miami (Gustavo Gonzalez, president); G.B. Multi Services, Miami (Gabriela A. Tirado, president); KJW-CHB, Bensenville, Ill. (Keh J. Wu, president); MCLimex, Katy, Texas (Benard Vo, member); and Reliable Consolidated Shipping, Browns Summit, N.C. (Linda K. Jehu-appiah, member)..
In addition, the agency received applications for a transfer from AAB Logistics, Palatine, Ill. (Alexander Gibson, president) to Dix McGuire International; and for a name change from KT Logistics, Upland, Calif. (Mary Ann Ruiz, chief operating officer) to Sedona Express.
Persons knowing of any reason why an applicant should not receive an OTI license or amendment are urged to contact the FMC's Office of Transportation Intermediaries in Washington at (202) 523-5843. Lists of licensed OTIs (applications approved, bonds in place and fully licensed) - both ocean freight forwarders and NVOs - are also available on the FMC Website