|Date: September 15, 2016
Subject: Canada – Transpacific Eastbound GRI & PSS Update
|Please be advised that the previously announced September 15, 2016, Peak Season Surcharge, applicable on the Asia & Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada tradelanes, has been postponed by Transpacific ocean freight carriers.
As a reminder, the carriers have announced their intentions to implement a General Rate Increase (GRI) effective October 1, 2016, applicable from Asia & the ISC to all destinations in Canada at the following levels:
Meanwhile the Peak Season Surcharge is now tentatively scheduled to take effect on October 1, 2016, from Asia & the ISC to all destinations in Canada at the following levels:
It should also be noted that certain carriers have indicated their intentions to apply an additional General Rate Increase (GRI) effective October 15 or 16, 2016. Details on this will follow on our next GRI/PSS Update notice.
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.