U.S. Shipping Act

Review the U.S. Shipping Act to learn about your obligations as an ocean common carrier or ocean freight forwarder.

Non-Vessel-Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC)

“When am I acting as an NVOCC?” Get the answer to DPI’s No. 1 client question. Learn the basics of what it means to be an NVOCC in the U.S. ocean trade lanes.

FMC Registration for NVOCCs Outside the US

Are you an overseas logistics provider based outside the US seeking to offer ocean freight services in the U.S. ocean trade lanes?

Learn about FMC Registration and the regulations that will apply to your operations.