Canada & USA – Transpacific Eastbound GRI & PSS Update

Please be advised that the February 1, 2018 General Rate Increase (GRI) and Peak Season Surcharge (PSS), applicable on the Asia & Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada & USA trade lanes, and announced at levels of usd 1000 and usd 600 per 40′ container respectively, will be applied by ocean freight carriers at mitigated levels. Updated rates will be published shortly.

Subsequently, the majority of carriers have postponed application of the previously announced February 15, 2018 GRI, applicable on the Asia & Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada & USA trade lanes, to March 1, 2018.

General Rate Increase (GRI) effective March 1, 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

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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