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MSC announces new FAK rates

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. announces the following freight rates as from March 11th, 2019 until further notice but not beyond March 31st, 2019. All Prices are in US Dollars unless otherwise specified The above Rates are inclusive of the Base Rate (i.e. ocean freight rate), Piracy Risk Surcharge (PRS), …

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Maersk revises terminal charges in Africa

Maersk is revising the Terminal Handling Service – Origin (OHC) & Terminal Handling Service – Destination (DHC) for ALL Cargo in South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Botswana, Zambia, Zimbabwe to/from World, effective 01st April 2019. The revised tariff amount is detailed as follow: Surcharge code Origin Destination Currency Non-Dangerous cargo Dangerous cargo All 20 Dry …

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CMA CGM, GRR – From Asia to East Africa

CMA CGM informs of the following General Rate Restoration : Effective April 1st, 2019 (B/L date): From Asia including China, South Korea, Taiwan, Southeast Asia and Bangladesh (not including Japan) To East Africa including Kenya, Tanzania and Mozambique Quantum: USD 300/TEU All cargo dry, OOG and breakbulk  

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Hong Kong: Documentation fees adjusted

With effect from 1 April 2019, the Origin Documentation Fee & Destination Documentation Fee will be adjusted as below: Origin Documentation Fee (DOC) Origin: Hong Kong Destination: All destinations (Except Brunei; Cambodia; Indonesia; Japan; Korea; Malaysia; Myanmar; Philippines; Singapore; Taiwan; Thailand; Vietnam) Quantum: HK$ 550 per BL Origin: Hong Kong Destination: Brunei; Cambodia; Indonesia; Japan; …

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Asia to Australia: ANL increases rates

ANL will be implementing a rate restoration program from 1st April, 2019 to all customers in Korea, China, Japan, Hong Kong and Taiwan. From 1st April, 2019 all export shipments with origin in Korea, China, Japan, Hong Kong and Taiwan to ports and points in Australia will levy an increase …

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COSCO to adjust its export THC tariffs

COSCO SHIPPING LINES will adjust its export THC tariffs for foreign trade services in mainland China starting from March 20, 2019 (Beijing time). The new THC standards as follows: 1. For base ports located in North China (including Dalian, Tianjin, Qingdao)  Currency: CNY 2. For base ports located in East …

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Drewry, World Container Index – 07 Mar

The World Container Index assessed by Drewry, a composite of container freight rates on 8 major routes to/from the US, Europe and Asia is down 2.5% to $1,440.24 per 40ft container (updated Thursday, 07 March 2019).   Two-year spot freight rate trend for the World Container Index:  

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APL announces new Shipping Certificate Fee

APL announces that the Shipping Certificate Fee will be adjusted with effect from April 1, 2019. Effective Date: April 1, 2019 Origin: All Origins Destination: All Destinations Quantum: HKD 620 per Set – Applicable for Intra-Asia and Asia-Europe Trade – A Shipping Certificate Fee of HK$620 per set will be assessed for all shipping …

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MSC announces fresh FAK rates

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. announces the following freight rates as from April 1st,  2019 until further notice. All Prices are in US Dollars unless otherwise specified. o   CSF (CARRIER SECURITY FEE): USD 11 / CONTAINER –  EUR 9/CONTAINER FAK excludes all IMO Category commodities and high value commodities. Local …

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Rhine Low Water situation update

ZIM announces that due to the prolonged drought in Europe, water levels on the Rhine River are lowering, restricting the amounts of cargo loaded to barges. As a result, barge owners are imposing Low Water Surcharge, which is the common practice in this trade. The surcharge is applied to all …

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Hapag-Lloyd revises THC in Vietnam

Hapag-Lloyd announces that the Terminal Handling Charges (THC) at ports in Vietnam will be amended. Effective as of April 2, 2019 and valid until further notice, the Terminal Handling charges for Vietnam ports will be as follows: Standard Container VND 2,400,000 / 3,800,000 / 4,500,000 per 20’ / 40’/ 45’ Reefer Container …

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CMA CGM updates THC in Norway and Portugal

CMA CGM informs its customers of the following THC update in Norway and Portugal ports: Effective April 1st, 2019 (date of loading in the origin ports) until further notice: Ports: Norway all ports Perimeter: Import & Export Cargo: Dry, Reefer, OOG Amount: NOK 1,160 per container dry – NOK 1,500 per container …

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CMA CGM announces new rates in several routes

CMA CGM informs its customers of the following Rate Restoration. The reason is to maintain its service quality on REX Lines, according to the company’s announcement. Effective March 15th, 2019 (B/L date): Origin Range: From all Asian ports Destination Range: To Red Sea ports Cargo: Dry, OOG, Breakbulk & Reefer …

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Maersk increases rates from Europe to US & Canada

Maersk Line is announcing increased FAK rates from North and South Europe to United States and Canada:    North Europe – United States Origins Destinations Commodity Rate levels (USD) Effective start date Effective end date 20DC 40DC 40High Rotterdam, NL Charleston, SC, US FAK 1643 2195 2195 01-04-19 Until further …

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CMA CGM, GRR – From Asia to West Africa

CMA CGM announces the following General Rate Restoration : Effective March 18th, 2019 (B/L date): From China, Taiwan, South Korea To West Africa (all destinations) Quantum: USD 500/20′ | USD 1,000/40′ All cargo dry, OOG and breakbulk From Southeast Asia To West Africa (all destinations) Quantum: USD 350/20′ | USD …

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Asia-Australia: Hapag-Lloyd increases rates

Hapag-Lloyd will increase rates for all cargoes and all container types from North East Asia to Australia and effective from April 1st, 2019. According to company’s announcement, current market conditions lead them to the following Rate Restoration: USD 300 per TEU North East Asia comprises Korea, China, China/Hong Kong and …

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MSC, new prices from Antwerp to USA & Caribbean

MSC  announces the following freight rates as from April 1st, 2019 until further notice. All Prices are in US Dollars unless otherwise specified. ·         The above Rates are subject to:  CSF (CARRIER SECURITY FEE): USD 11 / CONTAINER –  EUR 9/CONTAINER   The above Rates are subject to:  PCS (PANAMA …

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Hapag-Lloyd announces THC for Finland

Hapag-Lloyd announces that the Terminal Handling Charge (THC) for Finland will increase for 20’ / 40’ containers as follows, effective April 1, 2019 and valid until further notice: Standard Container – EUR 145 / 145 per 20’ / 40’ Reefer Container – remains unchanged DG Container – remains unchanged The THC will …

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Hapag-Lloyd introduces extra charges in Japan

With effect from April 1, 2019, Hapag-Lloyd Japan will introduce following charges for Special Container Bookings (Flat Rack, Open Top and Hard Top): Special Container Cancellation Fee (Charge Code – BCF): – USD 450/20’ USD 600/40’ Special Container Postponement Fee (Charge Code – CRO): – USD 150/20’ USD 200/40’ per …

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