US Appoints New Members to the MTSNAC

The Maritime Transportation System National Advisory Committee (MTSNAC) will help the U.S. government navigate short sea transportation in an effort to reduce inflation.

According to MarineLink, the MTSNAC comprises leaders from commercial transportation firms, trade associations, state and local public entities, labor organizations, academic, and environmental groups that advise the Secretary on policies to ensure that the U.S. marine transportation system can respond to continual increases in trade.  

“Our maritime industry plays a central role in our supply chains and our economic strength as a nation,” said U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg. “These new members will help us deliver the maritime investments in the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, fighting inflation and reducing delays for the American people.”

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