Organizations based outside the US that work with DPI typically spend $2382 – $3882 to satisfy FMC requirements to obtain an FMC NVOCC registration. See below for cost breakdown.:

 FMC-Registered NVOCC: Estimate $2382 – $3882

 Cost Breakdown:

  • U.S. Federal Maritime Commission Fee: US$ 0
  • DPI Registration Handling: US$ 150 (one-time fee)
  • Bond Agent Fee: US$ 1500 – 3000 estimate (annual fee) 
  • DPI Initial Tariff Rules Publication: US$ 300 (one-time fee)
  • DPI Database Fee: US$ 432 ($36/month) (annual fee)

After obtaining FMC registration, NVOCCs must continue to maintain an NVOCC bond and tariff. Annual fees for bonds are determined by the bond underwriter. DPI charges filing fees for new/revised tariff filing and annual database maintenance. For our full price list, click here.

Click here for more information about DPI’s services for NVOCCs. DPI Members may read more about NVOCCs, FMC Licensing, and FMC Registration over on the DPI Knowledge Center.