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St. Vincent Security Charge

2006-03-09

Effective April 9, 2006, the St. Vincent Government Port Authority is instituting a St. Vincent Security Surcharge on all cargo in and out of the Port of St. Vincent. In order to sustain new measures that have been undertaken by the SVG Port Authority requiring re-fencing of the perimeter of the port, introduction of a pass system, CCTV surveillance cameras, security guards, etc., the following charges will apply:

20′ equipment $25.00 per unit
40′ equipment $50 per unit
$.03/cft – $.06/cwt NIT
Vehicles $25 up to 700 cft

This charge will apply on open tariff and contract cargo.