Additional Resources


U.S. Governing Bodies

There are number of U.S. government offices that inter-face with the liner shipping industry, including:

The White House www.whitehouse.gov
Department of Commerce www.commerce.gov
Department of Homeland Security www.dhs.gov
    U.S. Customs and Border Protection www.cbp.gov
    U.S. Coast Guard www.uscg.mil

Department of Transportation

www.dot.gov
    Maritime Administration www.marad.dot.gov
Environmental  Protection Agency www.epa.gov

Food and Drug Administration

www.fda.gov
Federal Maritime Commission www.fmc.gov
Department of State www.state.gov
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration www.noaa.gov
U.S. Congress  
    Senate www.senate.gov
    House of Representatives www.house.gov