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Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) - South West Europe Countries (Spain - France - Portugal - Morocco - Tunisia to Mexico

Dear Valued Customer,

In order to keep providing you with our global services, Hamburg Süd is increasing the current Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) South West Europe Countries (Spain - France - Portugal - Morocco - Tunisia to Mexico effective as of 15th March 2021.

The Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) tariff levels are as follows:

Charge code Origin Destination Container Size/Type Charge basis Currency Levels
PSS Spain, France, Portugal, Morocco, Tunisia Mexico 20DRY/20RF/20FR/20OT/20TK/40DRY/
40HDRY/40RF/40RH/40FR/40OT/40OH/ 40FH
Per container USD 425

Effective date is based on the loading date according to pro forma.

In addition to PSS, further price elements will apply:

  • Base Rate, please click here
  • Bunker related charges and surcharges, please click here
  • LSS (ECA), 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
  • all other applicable surcharges, such as local charges and contingency charges, valid at the time of shipment

We want to thank you for your business and look forward to continuously serving your transportation needs. If you require more information, please contact your local sales manager or any of our customer service advisors.

With kind regards,
Hamburg Süd