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Maersk Line to increase FAK rates

Maersk is announcing an increase in all contract rates expiring 14th May as set out below. The rate increase for the relevant trade for various commodities and container types is:

Far East Asia to Pacific West Coast (US & Canada)

Rate level

Cargo Type 20DC 40DC 40High 45HDry Effective date
All cargo type
480
600
600
750
15th May 2019
All cargo type
480
600
600
750
15th May 2019

Your sales contact at Maersk will be sending you contract documents to sign to secure this new rate. If Maersk does not receive your written agreement a sufficient time period in advance of 15th May, then any shipments tendered shall be charged at a higher tariff rate until Maersk is able to obtain your written agreement and has sufficient time to file that agreement with the Federal Maritime Commission.

 

Source: Maersk Line

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