Canada & USA – Transpacific Eastbound GRI Update

Please be advised that the previously announced February 1, 2020 General Rate Increase (GRI) applicable on the Asia & Indian Sub-Continent to Canada & USA trade lanes, has been postponed to February 15, 2020. GRI effective February 15, 2020: USD 20.00 per cbm or 500 kg USD 900 per 20′ container USD 1000 per 40′ container…

Chinese New Year Extended Through February 9, 2020, in Additional Provinces

Per the latest developments associated with the coronavirus, the government of China has once again extended the Chinese Lunar New Year in additional provinces. As a result, please note that all Delmar China offices are now closed and will re-open on February 10, 2020. Rest assured that key personnel will continue to work remotely in order to maintain operations in the region.  Delmar will continue…

Critical Cargo Updates from China – January 30, 2020

As Delmar is closely monitoring the coronavirus outbreak in China, we have gathered the following critical updates from the region: Air Cargo Out of an abundance of caution, in some cases due to government advisories, several airlines have temporarily suspended flights to China, affecting commercial cargo schedules globally. For example, Air Canada has ceased flights to China…

Chinese New Year Holiday Extended Through February 9

The government of China has expanded its sweeping efforts to contain the spread of the coronavirus, extending the Lunar New Year holiday further to keep the public at home, this time through February 9. The nation of Mongolia has closed its border with China, and both Hong Kong and Malaysia announced they were barring entry…

Chinese New Year Holiday Extended Through February 2

In an effort to better contain the coronavirus, the government of China has announced that the Lunar New Year holiday, originally scheduled to end on January 30th, will now be extended through February 2nd.  Delmar will continue to closely monitor the China-North America freight lane and provide updates, as necessary.  For additional information, please contact…