Trump Waives Jones Act for Puerto Rico

The Trump Administration has finally decided to waive the Jones Act for the hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico. The move ...

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Jones Act Waiver for Puerto Rico Still on the Table?

Puerto Rico could receive an approval for a Jones Act waiver as US President Donald Trump informed he is ...

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US Denies Request for Puerto Rico Jones Act Waiver

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has denied a request for Jones Act waiver to storm-ravaged Puerto ...

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Crowley Sends 18 Jones Act Tankers to Florida Ports

Jacksonville-based Crowley Maritime has sent 18 Jones Act petroleum vessels to discharge gasoline and diesel into ...

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US Extends Jones Act Waiver

The US has decided to extended the limited Jones Act Waiver on the back of the severe disruptions of the oil supply ...

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Hurricanes Harvey and Irma Push US to Waive Jones Act

In recognition of the severity of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, the US Department of Homeland Security approved a ...

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US to Get 1st Jones Act Compliant Offshore Wind Jack-Up Ship

Zentech and Renewables Resources International (RRI) revealed plans to build the first Jones Act compliant, ...

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Philly Shipyard in Talks on Jones Act Boxships

US-based Philly Shipyard, Inc. (PSI) is in advanced talks with a Jones Act operator to establish a new shipping ...

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US CBP Withdraws Proposed Changes to Jones Act

US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has withdrawn the proposed modifications to the country’s Jones Act ...

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Alaska Company to Pay Record Fine for Jones Act Violation

An oil and gas company from Alaska has agreed to pay a record USD 10 million civil penalty for violating the Jones ...

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Crowley Takes Delivery of Fourth Product Tanker

Florida-based shipping company Crowley Maritime Corporation took delivery of MT West Virginia, the fourth new, ...

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AMP: Puerto Rico Should Not Be Exempted from Jones Act

The American Maritime Partnership (AMP) is opposing Rep. Gary Palmer’s (R-AL) proposed measure to exempt Puerto ...

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Crowley Christens 3rd LNG-Ready Product Tanker

Florida-based shipping company Crowley Maritime Corporation christened on Thursday Louisiana, the latest of its ...

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Puerto Rico Considers Leaving the Jones Act Behind

A recent debate on stabilizing the economy of Puerto Rico also triggered discussions of exempting the island trade ...

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Crowley Adds Third LNG-Ready Product Tanker

Florida-based shipping company Crowley Maritime Corporation took delivery on April 15 of a product tanker ...

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US-Built Fleet Much Older than Global Fleet due to Jones Act

The US-built fleet is considerably older than the global, non-US built fleet as a consequence of the Jones Act, which ...

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Crowley Christens 2nd LNG-Ready Product Tanker

Jacksonville-based Crowley Maritime Corp. christened the second of four new, Jones Act product tankers on February ...

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AMP Fight Off Jones Act Attack

The American Maritime Partnership (AMP) disagrees with the findings of the recent report published by the Alliance ...

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Second LNG-Ready Product Tanker Joins Crowley

Jacksonville-based Crowley Maritime Corp. took delivery of Texas, the second of four new, Jones Act, LNG-ready ...

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GSL, Moran Team Up to Build Feeders for US Coastal Trade

New York-based short sea container shipping operator Green Shipping Line (GSL) and Moran Iron Works (MIW) have ...

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Linking El Faro Tragedy to Jones Act Incorrect and Shameful

The Shipbuilders’ Council of America (SCA) has described claims that tragedies such as the recent sinking of ...

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