Trump designates Khouri FMC chairman

Michael Khouri, who has served as acting FMC chairman since January 2017, was officially named chairman by President Trump on Thursday.

Trump designates Khouri FMC chairman

Michael Khouri, who has served as acting FMC chairman since January 2017, was officially named chairman by President Trump on Thursday.

Trump designates Khouri FMC chairman

Michael Khouri, who has served as acting FMC chairman since January 2017, was officially named chairman by President Trump on Thursday.

 

   President Trump on Thursday officially designated Michael A. Khouri as chairman of the Federal Maritime Commission.
    Khouri has served as acting FMC chairman since January 2017.
    “I thank President Trump for his expression of confidence,” Khouri said in a statement Friday. “I believe it reflects support for the great work that the entire FMC team is doing to ensure fair competition and integrity for America’s ocean supply chain.”
    Khouri began his service with the FMC as a commissioner in January 2010.

   For an insightful account of Khouri’s views and current work at the FMC, read American Shipper’s Feb. 18 Talking Trade interview.

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Average container vessel size on the Asia to North Europe trade actually shrank between May 2018 and May 2019, falling from 14,253 TEUs to 13,808 TEUs, although total container vessel count on the trade rose from 219 to 229, according to BlueWater Reporting’s Capacity Report.

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Mar 08, 2019 on Dec 27, 2018AmericanShipper.com