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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.

East Coast North America to West Coast South America and Caribbean Cooperative Working Agreement

FMC Agreement No. 011463

Synopsis: The Agreement establishes a VSA in the trade between the U.S. East Coast and the West Coast of South America.

Most Recent Filing Date Filed Effective Date Synopsis
011463-014
011463-014-MC
6/3/2019 7/18/2019 The amendment changes the name of the Agreement, removes Ecuador, Peru and Chile from the scope of the Agreement, substantially revises the authority contained in Article 5, revises the duration and termination provisions of the Agreement, and makes other revisions to the Agreement. In addition, given the extent of the revisions, the amendment restates the Agreement.
011463-013
011463-013-MC
4/18/2018 6/2/2018 The amendment removes Hamburg Sud as a party and replaces it with Maersk Line. It also removes obsolete language from Article 5.9 and restates the Agreement.
011463-012
011463-012-MC
3/21/2016 5/5/2016 The amendment revises language in the agreement to change the notice required for a party to terminate the agreement.
011463-011
011463-011-MC
5/27/2015 5/27/2015 The amendment restates the Agreement and makes several non-substantive technical changes.
011463-010
011463-010-MC
3/18/2015 4/8/2015 The amendment deletes CCNI as a party reflecting its purchase by Hamburg Sud.
011463-009
011463-009-MC
3/12/2015 4/26/2015 The Amendment deletes CSAV and Norasia as parties to the Agreement and replaces them with Hapag-Lloyd, and makes corresponding changes in the Agreement where necessary.
011463-008
011463-008-MC
7/2/2014 7/2/2014 The amendment modifies the Agreement to reflect CSAV’s transfer of its container shipping business to its wholly-owned subsidiary, Norasia, modifying agreement provisions accordingly.
011463-007
011463-007-MC
3/9/2012 4/23/2012 The amendment revises the terms and conditions of the Agreement, reduces the number of vessels operated under the agreement, increases the vessel capacity, and revises the space allocations of the parties.
011463-006
011463-006-MC
11/30/2004 12/29/2004 The amendment deletes APL as a party and re-allocates space accordingly.
011463-005
7/2/2001 8/16/2001 The amendment revises the Agreement's withdrawal and duration provisions.
011463-004
12/12/2000 1/26/2001 The amendment extends the duration of the Agreement.
011463-003
1/4/2000 1/4/2000 The amendment restates the Agreement and makes various changes throughout.
011463-002
1/21/1999 3/7/1999 The amendment adds APL and Crowley as parties to the Agreement.
011463-001
12/15/1995 2/18/1996 The amendment deletes Lykes Bros. as a party.
011463
7/20/1994 9/3/1994 The Agreement establishes a VSA in the trade between the U.S. East Coast and the West Coast of South America.