The U.S. Federal Maritime Commission has received 49 ocean transportation intermediary license applications and changes for review.
The FMC received non-vessel-operating common carrier license applications from ABF Global Supply Chain, Fort Smith, Ark. (Carlos Martinez-Tomatis, division vice president); Action Cargo Transport, Carolina, Puerto Rico (Jose E. Del Cueto, president); AIT Ocean Systems, Itasca, Ill. (Hessel B. Verhage, vice president); K-Link Logistics, El Monte, Calif. (Linh Vien, chief executive officer); Ly Global, Springfield Gardens, N.Y. (Hyun J. Kim, secretary); Prime Logistics, Houston (Susan Wong, treasurer); PSP Logistics, Elk Grove Village, Ill. (Young Kyu Park, president); RS Shipping, San Gabriel, Calif. (Xue "Shanna" J. Zhou, president); Sunjin Shipping (U.S.A.), Jamaica, N.Y. (Key Y. Chung, president); and Viking International, Elmont, N.Y. (John J. Hanczor Sr., secretary).
The agency received NVO/ocean freight forwarder license applications from Alva Freight International, Doral, Fla. (Melissa Agudelo, vice president); Axxess International, St. Albans, Vt. (Charles F. McFeeters Jr., vice president); Crown Worldwide Moving & Storage, San Leandro, Calif. (Salvatore P. Ferrante, president); CYCL Solutions, Brooklyn, N.Y. (Alan A. Cohen, president); Diamond Logistics Services, Miami (Alma J. Rojas, president); Express Logistics Services, Miami (Alejandra I. Cavalieri, manager); Forever Trading, Miami (Gladys O. Barrios, managing member); Foytt International, Carson, Calif. (Stephen J. Otis, manager); Gateway Logistics, Boca Raton, Fla. (Paul Gousgounis, president);IContainers (USA), Miami (Paola Maingon, vice president); MLX Services, Doral, Fla. (Juan C. Esquivel, managing member); Pinnacle Global Logistics (USA), Gardena, Calif. (Sunny S. Lee, secretary); RL Logix, League City, Texas (Reina Louden, member); SG Sagawa USA, Carson, Calif. (Taketo Nakamatsu, corporate secretary); S-Logibis USA, Carson, Calif. (Yun Chul Hwang, treasurer); UFS Logistics, Ontario, Calif. (Mitchell Chang, vice president); and Valley Worldwide Logistics Solutions, Fargo, N.D. (Prince F. Asemota, vice president).
The FMC also received ocean freight forwarder license applications from Areva, Charlotte, N.C. (Michael P. Valenzano, director of transportation); BVH Cargo International, Katy, Texas (Suzanne Rouselle, member); Central Auto Trading, South Windsor, Conn. (Melissa Pezzuti, executive manager); Del Corona & Scardigli USA, New York (Sefano D'Angelo, chief executive officer); Harvest Logistics, Los Angeles (Aurora Banuelos, member/manager); Kaisen Logistics, Maspeth, N.Y. (YunQin Chen, president); Kingz International Logistics, Garland, Texas (Temitope Olojede, chief executive officer); and Trust Freight, Miami (Patricia A. Elliott, secretary).
In addition, the agency received applications for changes to qualifying individuals from Amerifreight (N.A.), City of Industry, Calif. (James Lin, president); Avenue 8 Group, Monterey Park, Calif. (Ryan Luu, president); Dimerco Express (U.S.A.) Corp., Wood Dale, Ill. (Roy D. Chen, president); E-Cargoway Logistics USA, Compton, Calif. (Myeong H. Kim, president); GTS Cargo, Miami (Olga Valdes, chief office secretary); Investment Logistics Solutions Corp., Miami (Enid J. Gonzalez, president); Jade International, Folcroft, Pa. (Brian W. Lockrey, vice president of export); North Star Container, Edina, Minn. (Guohe Mao, president); SR International Logistics, Denver (David O. Ross, president); and World Cargo Service, Miami (Felipe Zambrano, vice president); for name changes from AIT Ocean Systems, Itasca, Ill. (Hessel B. Verhage, vice president) to D&S Oceans; and Cybamar USA, Redford, Mich. (Samar Hazime, manager) to World Logistics; for a transfer from Global Freight Forwarders, Needham, Mass. (John M. Rooney, vice president) to Genco Transportation Management; and to add the trade name Pactra USA from Pacific Global Logistics, Auburn, Ala. (Hyung Tae Kim, chief operating officer).
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, D.C., 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