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Bunker Fuel Surcharge Increase Announcement

2006-09-21

Caribbean / Virgin Islands / Bahamas

Due to fluctuating fuel prices, the scheduled October 1, 2006 increases below on the Bunker Fuel Surcharge for the Caribbean, Virgin Islands, and Bahamas, on Northbound/Southbound,  open tariff, and contract cargo, have been postponed at this time.

Caribbean

Effective 10/1/2006, all rates to/from the U.S. or Puerto Rico to/from the Caribbean, will be subject to the below Bunker Fuel Surcharge increases as follows:

20 Ft. Container

$180.00  (+$36)

40 Ft. Container   

$344.00  (+$72)

Equipment Exceeding 40′

$390.00  (+$84)

Vehicles, Not Exceeding 700 CFT

$95.00 Each (+$21)

NIT/Break bulk

$8.01 WM  (+$1.68)

Virgin Islands / British Virgin Islands

Effective 10/1/2006, all rates to and/or from the U.S. or Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands/British Virgin Islands, will be subject to the below Bunker Fuel Surcharge increases as follows:

20 Ft. Container

$172.00  (+$36)

40 Ft. Container   

$344.00  (+$72)

Equipment Exceeding 40′

$393.00  (+$84)

Vehicles

$96.00 Each (+$21)

Machinery not in CL/TL (NIT

$6.20 WM  (+$1.68)

Nassau, Bahamas

Effective 10/1/2006, all rates to/from Nassau, Bahamas will be subject to the below Bunker Fuel Surcharge increases as follows:

20 Ft. Container

$60.00  (+$18)

40 Ft. Container   

$120.00 (+$36)

Equipment Exceeding 40′

143.00 (+$41)

Vehicles

 $35.44 EA  (+$10.44)

If you have any questions, please contact your sales representative or the Customer Service Department at 1-800-276-9539.  

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