Individuals knowing of any reason why an applicant should not receive an OTI license or amendment are urged to contact the Office of Transportation Intermediaries.
The U.S. Federal Maritime Commission has received 12 ocean transportation intermediary (OTI) license applications and changes for review.
The FMC received non-vessel-operating common carrier license applications from Johnson Wang, Huntington Beach, Calif. (Johnson Wang, sole proprietor); Paul Felix Ventures, Brooklyn Center, Minn. (Paul O. Felix-Olurankinse, member); and Wise Cargo USA, Miami (Enaida Vega, member).
The agency also received NVO/ocean freight forwarder license applications from Canon Logistics Corp., Miami (Javier A. Canon, president); Hub Group Global, Oak Brook, Ill. (David C. Junkroski, vice president of international operations); and Insight Shipping, Irvine, Calif. (Andy Daesu Kim, president).
In addition, the FMC received license applications for changes to qualifying individuals from Giorgio Gori USA, Hoboken, N.J. (James Maher, executive vice president); Karpeles Freight Services, Chesapeake, Va. (Trond Prestroenning, vice president of ocean freight); Northstar Freight International, El Monte, Calif. (Elena Ly, secretary); Ocean View Logistics, Jersey City, N.J. (Mercedes Nunez, member); and Robertson Forwarding Co., Miami (Jennifer A. Robertson Ahrens, president); and for a business structure change to a LLC from Global Mobility Procurement Specialties Inc., Houston (Michael F. Cazalet, member).
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.