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Transpacific Service: Bunker Surcharge (BAF) and Emission Control Area (ECA) Surcharge

(San Francisco, CA)…Effective April 1st, 2017, the Bunker Surcharge (BAF) for all cargo moving from:

  • Far East Asia to The United States West Coast and West Canada will increase from the current level of $130/20’ and $155/40’ to $145/20’ and $170/40’.

  • The United States West Coast and West Canada to Far East Asia will increase from the current level of $130/20’ and $155/40’ to $145/20’ and $170/40’.

  • Far East Asia to The United States East Coast and East Canada will increase from the current level of $385/20’ and $435/40’ to $420/20’ and $480/40’.

  • The United States East Coast and East Canada to Far East Asia will increase from the current level of $270/20’ and $300/40’ to $300/20’ and $330/40’.

The Emission Control Area (ECA) Surcharge remains at $15/TEU.

Tariff as well as existing service contracts will be subject to this change.
The Bunker Surcharge and Emission Control Area Surcharge will continue to be monitored on a quarterly basis and adjustments will be made following the review period, with appropriate notice given to trade.

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