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Guatemala Terminal Charge – new effective date January 11, 2015

2014-12-18

We wish to advise the trade that we will be postponing the new Guatemala Terminal Charge (GTC), from December 21st, 2014 to January 11, 2015. This new charge is being implemented in order to recover increased costs in the operation of the port and increased terminal charges.

Guatemala Terminal Charge (GTC) effective 1/11/2015

Applicable on all open tariff and contract rates Northbound and Southbound originating or transiting via Santo Tomas, Guatemala. The charge will also apply on cargo in transit to/from El Salvador via Santo Tomas, Guatemala.

Size Equipment

Type

Charge (USD)

20’

Dry containers, flat racks and tanks

$50

40’

Dry containers, flat racks and tanks

$50

45’

Dry containers, flat racks and tanks

$50

40’

Refrigerated containers

$50

Per unit

Vehicles

$25 per unit

Per unit

Buses / trucks / etc.

$50 per unit