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Emission Control Area (ECA)

Dear Customer,

Hamburg Sud has reviewed its Emission Control Area (ECA), and the new tariffs will be effective 1 January 2021.

The ECA tariffs have been calculated using the price difference between 0,5% Sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO) and 0,1% Sulphur fuel oil (LSMGO). The difference calculated is 32,17 USD/ton. The details on the period and reference ports used for the calculation can be found in the table below.

Fuel type Period ROT SIN PAN Average
VLSFO 26 AUG’20 – 25 NOV'20 307,3401 335,8239 328,4512 323,87
LSMGO 26 AUG’20 – 25 NOV’20 336,7067 349,1217 382,3018 356,0434
Difference(USD/ton) 26 AUG’20 – 25 NOV’20 29,37 13,30 53,85 32,17

Please note that cargo with origin, destination or transhipment in the Baltic zone (defined as Finland, Russia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and East Coast of Sweden) will be charged with an additional add-on (final tariffs are reflected in tables which read – Baltic)

The ECA will be applicable to all Hamburg Sud contracts, independent on the validity, and the tariff values can be found in the tables on the following pages (PDF, 272 KB) .

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

Best regards,

Hamburg Sud