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Maersk Line, PSS – Scope China and Hong Kong to Kenya, Tanzania, Somalia, Rwanda and Uganda

Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) – Scope China and Hong Kong to Kenya, Tanzania, Somalia, Rwanda and Uganda

Maersk Line strives to continue to offer you a broad portfolio of services, we are notifying a Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) of USD 200 for 20’ and USD 400 for 40’ applicable to DRY cargo from China and Hong Kong to Kenya, Tanzania, Somalia, Rwanda and Uganda, effective from 1st May 2018 until further notice.

For your reference, we have also included the levels and the rate structure for some sample corridors valid from today until further notice. These charges may be changed in the future and we will notify you accordingly.

OF OHC DHC DHC ERS LSS PSS
Origin Destination 20 DRY 40 DRY 40 HC 20 DRY 40 DRY 40 HC 20 DRY 40 DRY 40 HC 20 DRY 40 DRY 40 HC 20 DRY 40 DRY 40 HC 20 DRY 40 DRY 40 HC 20 DRY 40 DRY 40 HC
Qingdao Mombasa 950 USD 1550 USD 1550 USD 625 CNY 980 CNY 980 CNY 99 USD 148 USD 148 USD Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive n/a n/a n/a 200 USD 400 USD 400 USD
Ningbo Mombasa 950 USD 1450 USD 1450 USD 625 CNY 980 CNY 980 CNY 99 USD 148 USD 148 USD Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive n/a n/a n/a 200 USD 400 USD 400 USD
Nansha Mombasa 925 USD 1400 USD 1400 USD 565 CNY 890 CNY 890 CNY 99 USD 148 USD 148 USD Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive n/a n/a n/a 200 USD 400 USD 400 USD
Qingdao Dar es Salaam 950 USD 1550 USD 1550 USD 625 CNY 980 CNY 980 CNY n/a n/a n/a Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive n/a n/a n/a 200 USD 400 USD 400 USD
Ningbo Dar es Salaam 950 USD 1450 USD 1450 USD 625 CNY 980 CNY 980 CNY n/a n/a n/a Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive n/a n/a n/a 200 USD 400 USD 400 USD
Nansha Dar es Salaam 925 USD 1400 USD 1400 USD 565 CNY 890 CNY 890 CNY n/a n/a n/a Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive n/a n/a n/a 200 USD 400 USD 400 USD
  • The above rates are also subject to other applicable surcharges, including local charges and contingency charges.
  • The above surcharge acronyms mean: OF (Ocean Freight), OHC (Origin Terminal Handling Charge), DHC (Destination Terminal Handling Charge), ERS (Emergency Risk Surcharge), SBF (Standard Bunker Adjustment Factor), LSS (Low Sulphur Surcharge) and PSS (Peak Season Surcharge).
  • These rates are unaffected by, and do not affect, any tariff notified, published or filed in accordance with local regulatory requirements.
  • For trades subject to the US Shipping Act or the China Maritime Regulations, quotations or surcharges that vary from the Maersk Line tariff shall not be binding on Maersk Line unless included in a service contract or service contract amendment that has been filed with the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) or the Shanghai Shipping Exchange, as applicable.
Source: Maersk Line
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