Canada & USA – Transpacific Eastbound GRI & PSS Update

Please be advised that the January 15, 2018 General Rate Increase (GRI), applicable on theAsia & Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada & USA trade lanes, and announced at levels of usd 1000 per 40′ container, has been postponed for shipments moving to/via West Coast services, however will be implemented at mitigated levels for shipments moving via All-Water and East Coast services. Updated rates will be published shortly.

Carriers have announced that the General Rate Increase (GRI) and Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) will now be effective on January 22, 2018, and applicable on the Asia & Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada & USA trade lanes at the following levels.

General Rate Increase (GRI) effective January 22, 2018:
• usd 20.00 per cbm or 500 kg 
• usd 900 per 20′ container
• usd 1000 per 40′ container
• usd 1125 per 40′ HC container
• usd 1266 per 45′ container

Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) effective January 22, 2018:
• usd 12.00 per cbm or 500 kg 
• usd 540 per 20′ container
• usd 600 per 40′ container
• usd 675 per 40′ HC container
• usd 760 per 45′ container

It should also be noted that the carriers have indicated their intentions to apply an additional GRI effective February 1, 2018. 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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