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Winter Surcharge 2021 - All trades into St. Petersburg, Russia

Dear Valued Customers,

In order to keep providing you with our global services, Hamburg Süd is introducing a Winter Surcharge Fee (WSC) applicable to import cargo into St. Petersburg due to increase in operational costs during winter season, effective from 1st December 2021 until further notice.

The surcharge amount as follows:

Charge code Cargo Type Origin Destination Container Size/Type Charge basis Currency Levels
WSC Dry & Reefer World St. Petersburg 20' per container USD 100
WSC Dry & Reefer World St. Petersburg 40' per container USD 200

The Winter Surcharge will take effect for all cargo loaded or received for shipment (in case of FMC origin) on vessels with ETD December 1st, 2021, based on pro forma date of departure. Other corridors, commodities and container types that are not listed above may also be subject to increases.

In addition to the Low Water Additional, 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