|Date: August 12, 2016
Subject: Canada – Transpacific Eastbound GRI & PSS Update
|Please be advised that the previously announced August 15, 2016 General Rate Increase (GRI), applicable on the Asia & Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada trade lanes, has been withdrawn.
Ocean freight carriers have additionally postponed implementation of the ‘new’ Peak Season Surcharge (PSS), applicable on the Asia & ISC to Canada trade lanes, from August 15 to September 1, 2016, at the following levels :
Meanwhile, the previously announced GRI, with an effective date of September 1, 2016, and applicable on the Asia & ISC to Canada trade lanes, is being maintained for implementation by the carriers at the following levels:
Delmar will continue to monitor the market and hold discussions with our core suppliers in an effort to offer our customers the most competitive rate and service options available.
Additional information may be obtained by contacting your local Delmar representative.