Canada & USA – Transpacific Eastbound GRI & PSS Update

Please be advised that the August 1, 2017 General Rate Increase (GRI), applicable on the Asia & Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada & USA trade lanes, and announced at levels of usd 800 per 40′ container, will be implemented at mitigated levels. Updated rates will be published as soon as possible.

Meanwhile implementation of a Peak Season Surcharge (PSS), applicable on the Asia & Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada & USA trade lanes, has been postponed to August 15, 2017 :

Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) effective August 15, 201

usd 8.00 per cbm or 500 kg 

usd 360 per 20′ container

usd 400 per 40′ container

usd 450 per 40′ HC container

usd 506 per 45′ container

Carriers have subsequently announced their intentions to implement an additional General Rate Increase (GRI), applicable on the Asia & Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada & USA trade lanes at the following levels:

General Rate Increase (GRI) effective August 15, 2017

usd 16.00 per cbm or 500 kg 

usd 720 per 20′ container

usd 800 per 40′ container

usd 900 per 40′ HC container

usd 1013 per 45′ container

It should also be noted that the carriers have indicated their intentions to apply an additional GRI effective September 1, 2017. 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.

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