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NITL WEBINAR - Thursday May 23, 2024

The Federal Maritime Commission's (FMC) recent final rule aims to bring more transparency and fairness to these fees for shippers like you.

But what exactly does it mean for your business?

With the final OSRA 2024 Rule (May 28, 2024), staying informed and adaptable is key to navigating the challenges and leveraging opportunities that come your way. The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) has introduced a final rule that promises to inject a much-needed dose of transparency and fairness into the realm of shipping fees. This development could significantly impact your business operations, and it's essential to understand what this means for you.

The National Industrial Transportation League (NITL) and BlueCargo have crafted a webinar that meticulously delves into the nuances of the FMC's new regulation and its implications for shippers. This webinar also offers practical advice on how to adeptly maneuver through these changes.

A Closer Look at the FMC's Demurrage & Detention Rule

The rule sets its sights on demystifying the complexities surrounding free time allowances, billing practices, and how to effectively resolve disputes over demurrage and detention charges.

Key highlights include:

Strategies to Embrace the New FMC Rule

Knowledge alone isn't enough; it's the application that counts. Here are ways to harness the new regulations to your advantage:

Stay Ahead of the Curve

> Keep abreast of all updates related to the FMC rule and its roll-out.

Contract Vigilance

> Review your agreements with ocean carriers to ensure they align with the new regulations.

Monitor Your Cargo

> Keep a close eye on your containers to sidestep demurrage charges stemming from carrier-related delays.

Leverage Tech Solutions

> Consider adopting freight audit platforms, such as BlueCargo's Intelligent Freight Audit, to pinpoint and contest erroneous charges efficiently.

Free NITL Webinar on the FMC Rule

To gain a more in-depth understanding, the NITL is hosting a no-cost webinar on Thursday, May 23rd, at 2:00 PM Eastern Time.

This session will bring together industry experts who will dissect the rule in detail and outline tangible strategies to shield your bottom line. Additionally, discover how BlueCargo's innovative tools can aid in minimizing detention and demurrage expenses.

This webinar is a golden opportunity to:

- Absorb insights from seasoned industry professionals.

- Equip yourself with actionable strategies tailored to the FMC rule.

- Learn to combat excessive fees effectively with BlueCargo.

Mark your calendar, register for the webinar, and take a proactive step towards safeguarding your business in the face of new regulations.

Thursday, May 23rd, at 2:00 PM Eastern Time (11:00 AM Pacific Time).

See you Soon!
The BlueCargo Team