The U.S. Federal Maritime Commission has received 21 ocean transportation intermediary (OTI) license applications and changes for review.
The FMC received a non-vessel-operating common carrier license application from Airtrans Forwarding Ltd., Ontario, Canada (Henry Kastelyanets, president).
The agency received NVO/ocean freight forwarder license applications from Allied Logistics Corp., Caguas, Puerto Rico (Jacqueline Rivera-Agosto, freight forwarding supervisor); Citi Freight Logistics, Edison, N.J. (Ajay Jani, president); Globe Forward, Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (Andrew L. Murray, member); LK Logistics Corp., San Gabriel, Calif. (Yanyi “Vivian” Lin, secretary); Ocean-Air Services, Kenner, La. (Donald Rulh, president); and T&N International Corp., Miami (Anthony N. Patty, president).
The FMC also received ocean freight forwarder license applications from Fortune Global Ocean Services (USA), Houston (Kimberly D. DeLong, secretary); Naksa Freight Forwarding, Weston, Fla. (Ashok Kitchloo, vice president); New Landing, Green Bay, Wis. (Stephanie L. Boudreau, member); Sammy Shipping, Houston (Samson Ediae, member); and Sea Trade International, Secaucus, N.J. (Zhenggang Zhang, president).
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. Lists of licensed OTIs (applications approved, bonds in place and fully licensed) — both ocean freight forwarders and NVOs — also are available on the FMC website.