Freight News

New “French” prices from North Europe & Med

CMA CGM is announcing new FAK (Freight All Kinds) rates, effective from April 1st, 2019, until further notice. These new FAK rates will apply as follows: Origin Range: From North European ports Destination Range: To Canada ports (Montreal and Halifax) Date of application: From April 1st, 2019 (date of loading in the …

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CMA CGM introduces new FAK rates

CMA CGM introduces new Freight All Kinds (FAK) rates applicable as from April 1st, 2019 until further notice.     These new FAK rates will apply as follows: Origin Range: From North European ports Destination Range: To United States East Coast, Gulf, West Coast ports (New York, Norfolk, Savannah, Charleston, Houston, Miami, …

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MSC applies new rates in Europe-Canada route

MSC announces new FAK rates from European Ports to Canada. The effective date is April 1st, 2019, until further notice.   All Prices are in US Dollars unless otherwise specified The above Rates are inclusive of the Base Rate (i.e. ocean freight rate) and Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) if any, …

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CMA CGM increases rates from Canadian ports

CMA CGM will apply a General Rate Increase for all dry cargo exports out of Canada West Coast as follows: Effective April 1st, 2019 (sailing date): Origin: From Vancouver & Prince Rupert and points in Canada Destination: To all destinations (except Africa,EU, Russia and USA) Amount: USD 50 per container …

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Maersk adds handling charges in Djibouti

Effective 1st April 2019, Maersk Djibouti SARL will start invoicing as part of the local charges to its customers a new line item referred to as “Recovery for Handling Imports or RHI”, which will be applied to all containers discharged from that date. The recovery for handling will be applied only …

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CMA CGM announces THC update

CMA CGM informs its customers of the following THC update in Bulgaria and Estonia ports: Effective April 1st, 2019 (date of loading in the origin ports) until further notice: Ports: Varna, Burgas Perimeter: Import & Export Cargo: Dry, Reefer, OOG Amount: see table Effective April 1st, 2019 (date of loading in …

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Hapag-Lloyd, new Europe-America prices

Hapag-Lloyd announces an increased Ocean Tariff rate for all cargoes in 20’ and 40’ General Purpose (incl. High Cube Container) as well as 20’ and 40’ Reefer Containers on the Atlantic Westbound trade from North Europe to North America. Valid for sailings commencing on April 1, 2019 onwards and until further notice, …

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MSC announces new FAK rates from Europe

MSC announces the following new freight all kinds amounts as from April 1st 2019 until further notice but not beyond 30st of April 2019. All Prices are in US Dollars unless otherwise specified. ​   Furthermore, MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. announces the following freight rates as from April 1st, 2019 …

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Hapag-Lloyd to apply new GRI

With effect from April 1, 2019 Hapag-Lloyd will increase rates for all cargoes and all container types from East Asia to Mexico, Central America, West Coast of South America, Caribbean and Panama as follows: USD 1500 per Container  

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Evergreen increases rates in Manila

Evergreen will implement a Rate Restoration for importing to Manila North/South Philippines. Due to the current port situation, that causes higher carriers’ operational cost, the shipping company will increase its rates, effective from March 1 2019, as folllows: In addition to this, new CIC/D Quantum will be implemented from Asia …

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Maersk to revise documentation fees in Japan

Maersk is revising the Documentation Fee origin (ODF) / Document fee Destination (DDF) for ALL Cargo in Japan, effective 01st April 2019 for non-regulated corridors and 1st May 19 for regulated corridors. The revised tariff amount is detailed as follow: Surcharge code Origin Destination Container Size Currency Code Charge ODF Japan World All Containers JPY 3500 DDF World Japan All Containers …

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CMA CGM reinforces the Overweight Surcharge

CMA CGM reinforces the Overweight Surcharge (OWS) applicable on South Europe to US Gulf & Mexico trade to all 20′ GP containers exceeding 21.5 tons Gross Weight as follows: Effective March 22nd, 2019 (Booking date): Origin range: France, Italy, Spain & Turkey ports Destination range: Houston, New Orleans, Altamira & Veracruz Cargo: …

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Port congestion surcharge in Mauritania

Port congestion in Nouadhibou, Mauritania is currently increasing CMA CGM’s operational costs and has been generating service disruptions for several weeks. The French shipping company will therefore implement the following Emergency Port Congestion Surcharge (PCS): Effective March 15th, 2019 (B/L date) until further notice for non-FMC trades (April 1st, 2019 for FMC …

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Drewry, World Container Index – 28 Feb

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 8% to $1,477.58 per 40ft container (updated Thursday, 28 February 2019).   Two-year spot freight rate trend for the World Container Index:  

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CMA CGM, FAK Rates – From Asia to North Africa

Below you can find the new applicable CMA CGM Freight All Kinds (FAK) rates as follows as from March 15th, 2019 (date of loading in the origin ports in Asia) until further notice (but not beyond March 31st, 2019):     These new FAK rates will apply as follows: Origin Range: From …

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Hapag-Lloyd increases rates from April

Hapag-Lloyd will implement the following General Rate Increase (GRI) in the eastbound trade from East Asia to all USA and Canada destinations as of April 1, 2019 (date of cargo receipt at origin). This General Rate Increase will apply for all dry, reefer, non-operating reefer, tank, flat rack and open-top containers as follows: East …

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CMA CGM announces new Asia-Med rates

Please find the new applicable CMA CGM Freight All Kinds (FAK) rates as follows as from March 15th, 2019 (date of loading in the origin ports in Asia) and until further notice but not beyond March 31st, 2018:     These new FAK rates will apply as follows: Origin Range: From all …

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Maersk, PSS from East Asia to Nigeria

Maersk is introducing the Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) for All Reefer Cargo from Japan and Korea to Apapa, NG & Tin Can Island Port, NG, effective 11th March 2019. The tariff levels are as follows: Surcharge code Origin Destination Currency ALL REEF PSS Japan Apapa, NG USD 750 PSS Japan Tin …

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APL to apply fees in Australia & New Zealand

APL will apply the following Origin Late Shipping/ Forwarding Instruction Submission Fees. For both phases below, shipping instructions are to be submitted to APL at least 48 hours before vessel departure. Shipping instructions that are received after this time frame will incur the following late submission charges. Origin: Australia & New Zealand Destination: All …

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