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The document or documents listed below reflect the complete agreement as amended through the indicated amendment number, ordered in reverse chronological order starting with the current amendment. Amendments listed with MC are marked copies of the specific changes made by that particular amendment. Each amendment indicates the date on which it was filed, the date it became effective, and a brief synopsis of the purpose of the amendment.

Transpacific Space Utilization Agreement

FMC Agreement No. 011324

Synopsis: The Agreement authorizes the parties to engage in ad hoc space chartering in the trades between the United States and Asia.

Most Recent Filing Date Filed Effective Date Synopsis
011324-021
011324-021-MC
4/10/2017 4/10/2017 The amendment deletes Hanjin Shipping Company Ltd from the Agreement.
011324-020
011324-020-MC
12/23/2010 12/23/2010 The amendment deletes Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. as a party to the agreement and updates the corporate addresses of American President Lines, Ltd., APL Co. Pte. Ltd.; Hyundai Merchant Marine Co., Ltd.; and Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp.
011324-019
011324-019-MC
3/16/2007 4/30/2007 The amendment replaces Evergreen with the Evergreen Line Joint Service Agreement.
011324-018
011324-018-MC
7/26/2006 7/26/2006 The amendment reflects Hapag-Lloyd's new corporate name and address.
011324-017
9/23/2005 9/23/2005 The amendment removes the P&O family of companies.
011324-016
011324-016-MC
11/18/2004 11/18/2004 The amendment deletes Maersk as a party to the Agreement.
011324-015
12/29/2000 12/29/2000 The amendment changes the name of OOCL.
011324-014
11/19/1999 12/10/1999 The amendment reflects the acquisition of Sea-Land by A.P. Moller-Maersk.
011324-013
6/29/1999 6/29/1999 The amendment makes various changes to the membership of the Agreement and deletes references to the Transpacific Westbound Rate Agreement.
011324-012
12/29/1998 12/29/1998 The amendment makes various changes to the membership of the Agreement.
011324-011
6/5/1997 6/5/1997 The amendment deletes TMM Lines as a party to the Agreement.
011324-010
4/28/1997 6/12/1997 The amendment expands the Agreement’s geographic scope to permit short-term space charters on voyages from all U.S. ports and points to ports and points in the Indian Subcontinent, rather than just from US West Coast ports and points. The amendment also permits Transportacion Maritima Mexicana, S.A. de C.V. or Westwood Shipping Lines to charter space on voyages from ports or points in the Agreement’s foreign geographic scope to ports and points in the U.S. with any other member or members of the Agreement.
011324-009
3/4/1997 4/18/1997 The amendment adds Hyundai and Evergreen as parties to the Agreement.
011324-008
1/28/1997 1/28/1997 The amendment updates the membership status of P&O Nedlloyd and Hapag-Lloyd.
011324-007
12/30/1996 12/30/1996 The amendment updates the name and address of P&O Nedlloyd.
011324-006
12/17/1996 12/17/1996 The amendment adds P&O Containers as a party and updates Sea-Land's address.
011324-005
1/29/1992 3/14/1992 The amendment changes the status of OOCL from an independent carrier member to a full member of the Agreement, and adds Westwood Shipping as an independent carrier party to the Agreement.
011324-004
10/1/1991 10/1/1991 The amendment reflects the merger of Nippon Line Systems and Nippon Yusen Kaisha.
011324-003
7/15/1991 8/6/1991 The amendment adds Yang Ming as a party to the Agreement.
011324-002
7/3/1991 7/30/1991 The amendment adds TMM as a party to the Agreement.
011324-001
4/10/1991 5/25/1991 The amendment adds Hanjin as a party to the Agreement.
011324
3/18/1991 5/2/1991 The Agreement authorizes the parties to engage in ad hoc space chartering in the trades between the United States and Asia.