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Vessel Fuel Charge Increase – Effective June 17, 2018- Latin America & Caribbean

2018-05-17

Due to rising fuel costs, vessel fuel charge filings will be adjusted effective June 17, 2018. The adjustments will be applicable on all shipments to/from the U.S. or San Juan, PR to/from the following countries: Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Anguilla, Antigua, Aruba, Barbados, Bonaire, Curacao, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Montserrat, Nevis, Saba, St Barth’s, St Croix, St Eustatius, St John US VI, St Kitts, St Lucia, St Maarten, St Thomas, St Vincent, Suriname, Tortola, Trinidad, Virgin Gorda.  (This will not apply on shipments between the U.S. and Puerto Rico)

U.S. to/from Caribbean Islands and Latin America:

Equipment Size

Increase

20′ Dry

$30

20′ Reefer

$30

40′ Dry

$60

40′ Reefer

$60

45′ Dry

$70

Vehicles*

$20

LCL (Dry or Reefer)                  

$0.03 per CFT or $0.06 Per 100 Lbs

*Vehicle increase only for Caribbean Islands excluding the Dominican Republic

Also applicable on all shipments to/from Non U.S. to Non U.S. locations. (Foreign to Foreign/Inter-island/Interport, including Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao and Cayman ports):

Equipment Size

Increase

20′ Dry

$25

20′ Reefer

$25

40′ Dry

$50

40′ Reefer

$50

Equipment exceeding 40′

$56