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We help logistics companies around the globe navigate FMC compliance.

FMC Licenses & Registration

DPI helps companies obtain and maintain U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) licenses and registrations.

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Stay on top of U.S. Federal Maritime Commission compliance with the DPI’s Knowledge Center. Check out our informative articles and video tutorials.

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FMC Tariffs

DPI helps companies comply with the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission regulations for tariffs and alternatives to tariff rate publication.

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We help logistics companies comply with U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) regulations.

As experts in FMC compliance, we provide assistance with FMC tariffs, FMC licensing and registration, service contracts, and much more. 


Whether you’re operating a Non-Vessel-Operating Common Carrier, Vessel-Operating Common Carrier, Ocean Freight Forwarder,  or Marine Terminal Operator, our expert staff are ready to assist you.


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August 2022

FMC Announces New Enforcement Structure

The U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) announced that it is reorganizing its investigative and prosecutorial functions by consolidating them into a newly created Bureau of Enforcement, Investigations, and Compliance (BEIC) effective July 29, 2022. The…

August 2022

FMC Issues Guidance on Charge Complaints

 The U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) issued an Industry Advisory to guide shippers seeking to dispute charges assessed that they believe may not comply with the Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 2022 (OSRA-2022). OSRA-2022…

August 2022

FMC Receives Two New Formal Complaints

The U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) received two new formal complaints in July 2022 alleging violations of the U.S. Shipping Act and FMC regulations.  Unlawful Fees:  Goforth & Marti (GM), a California-based importer, filed a formal…

August 2022

FMC to Review ONE Settlement

The U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) announced that it will review a recent settlement agreement reached between Ocean Network Express Pte. Ltd. (ONE) and the FMC’s Bureau of Enforcement (BOE).  ONE and the BOE obtained…

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