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Exceptional Bunker Increase (BAF) - United States and Canada to European & Mediterranean Destinations

(Morristown, NJ)… As follow up to our Customer Advisory on “Exceptional Bunker Trigger” dated January 22, 2020, we would like to inform you that the Bunker Surcharge (BAF) for cargo moving from United States and Canada to Europe and Mediterranean destinations will be as outlined above. The adjustments will apply on export cargo received on or after March 1, 2020.

In addition to BAF, further price elements will apply:

  • Base Rate, please click here
  • Security related charges and surcharges – respectively applicable at the Port of Origin and the Port of Destination –, please click here
  • Terminal Handling Charges – respectively applicable at the Port of Origin and the Port of Destination –, please click here
  • Additional charges and surcharges reflecting foreseeable high demand (such as Peak Season Surcharges), please click here
  • All other applicable surcharges, such as local charges and contingency charges, valid at the time of shipment

Other corridors, commodities and container types (including reefers) that are not listed above may also be subject to increase.

Please contact your Hamburg Süd representative with any questions that you may have.