C3 Solutions explains how the Foreign Dredge Act and Jones Act slow down supply chains and hurt America’s economy and envirionment.
- The Jones Act and Foreign Dredge Act impose serious costs to our economy, environment, and infrastructure.
- Both of these laws are archaic and slow down supply chains.
- Congress should repeal both acts to allow for free flowing ocean transportation and trade.
“As Congress and the current administration look to build back our nation’s infrastructure, they should repeal the antiquated and harmful Jones and Foreign Dredge Acts. Allowing cheaper, more efficient shipping would save taxpayers money, increase the economic competitiveness of America’s ports and help to reduce congestion on the roads.”
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