Canada Import – Update on 4th Quarter Bunker Surcharge (BAF) & Low Sulphur Fuel Surcharge (LSF) Levels

Date: September 28, 2016
Subject: Canada Import – Update on 4th Quarter Bunker Surcharge (BAF) & Low Sulphur Fuel Surcharge (LSF) Levels
Transpacific ocean freight carriers have advised that the Bunker Surcharge (BAF) & Low Sulphur Fuel Surcharge (LSF) levels applicable on all ocean freight shipments from Asia & the Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada from October 1st, 2016 to December 31st, 2016 will be as follows.
Effective Oct 1st, 2016: NEW 4th Quarter Combined BAF & LSF levels for Eastbound cargo import into Canada

For shipments discharging at Halifax and destined to Halifax or inland points

  • US$420 per 20ft container
  • US$525 per 40ft container
  • US$591 per 40ft high cube container
  • US$665 per 45ft container

For shipments discharging at Vancouver & Prince Rupert and destined to inland points

  • US$238 per 20ft container
  • US$297 per 40ft container
  • US$334 per 40ft high cube container
  • US$376 per 45ft container

For reference purposes the 3rd Quarter levels are listed below:

For shipments discharging at Halifax and destined to Halifax or inland points

  • US$362 per 20ft container
  • US$453 per 40ft container
  • US$510 per 40ft high cube container
  • US$573 per 45ft container

For shipments discharging at Vancouver & Prince Rupert and destined to inland points

  • US$206 per 20ft container
  • US$257 per 40ft container
  • US$289 per 40ft high cube container
  • US$325 per 45ft container
Additional information may be obtained by contacting your local Delmar representative.

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