U.S. Maritime Industry Stakeholders Tout Importance of Jones Act at TradeWinds Shipowners Forum

American Maritime Partnership | September 22, 2016 |  Press Releases
MARAD Administrator: ‘The Jones Act supports a robust shipbuilding industry and bullet-proofs our national security’   New York (September 22, 2016) – The American Maritime Partnership (AMP) – the voice of the domestic maritime industry – applauds the remarks and… READ MORE >

Maritime Industry Stands at the Ready to Move Gasoline to Those Impacted by Colonial Pipeline Leakage

WASHINGTON (September 19, 2016) – The American Maritime Partnership (AMP) – the voice of the domestic maritime industry – today issued the following statement in regards to gasoline shortages caused by the Colonial Pipeline leakage. “The American maritime industry has… READ MORE >

Lake Carriers’ Association President James Weakley Stresses Importance of Jones Act During Congressional Hearing

WASHINGTON (July 7, 2016) – The Jones Act’s requirement that cargo moving between U.S. ports be carried in vessels that are U.S.-owned, U.S.-built and U.S.-crewed is the Great Lakes region’s “best line of maritime homeland security defense” James H.I. Weakley,… READ MORE >

Lexington Institute Study Calls Jones Act Essential for Securing U.S. Border from International Terrorism

  WASHINGTON (June 24, 2016) – The Lexington Institute, a nonpartisan, nonprofit think tank, released a study on Thursday stressing the critical role that the American maritime industry and the Jones Act play in strengthening U.S. border security and helping… READ MORE >
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