Canada & USA – Transpacific Eastbound GRI/PSS Update

Please be advised that the September 15, 2020 General Rate Increase (GRI), applicable on the Asia & Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada & USA trade lanes, and announced at levels of USD 1000 per 40′ container, will be implemented at mitigated levels. Updated rates taking the above mentioned measure into account will be published as…

Canada & USA – Transpacific Eastbound GRI/PSS Update

Please note that Transpacific Eastbound ocean freight rates from Asia and the Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada & USA will increase on September 1, 2020. Updated rates will be published as soon as possible. Carriers have subsequently announced their intentions to implement an additional increase on September 15, 2020, which would be applicable on the…

Canada Updates Import Requirements for Leafy Green Vegetables from California and Arizona

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has provided updated guidance on the import of leafy green vegetables from the U.S. specifically from California and Arizona, due to previous outbreaks around foodborne illnesses.   CFIA will continue to allow the import of leafy green vegetables from the USA if the following criteria are followed:  The importer clearly indicates the state of origin of the produce.  Produce…

Canada & USA – Transpacific Eastbound GRI/PSS Update

Please note that Transpacific Eastbound ocean freight rates from Asia and the Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada & USA will increase on August 15, 2020. Updated rates will be published as soon as possible. Carriers have subsequently announced their intentions to implement an additional increase on September 1, 2020, which would be applicable on the…

Canada & USA – Transpacific Eastbound GRI/PSS Update

Please be advised that the previously announced July 15, 2020 General Rate Increase (GRI) and/or Peak Season Surcharge (PSS), applicable on the Asia & Indian Sub-Continent to Canada & USA trade lanes, has been postponed to August 1, 2020. GRI/PSS effective August 1, 2020 : USD 20.00 per cbm or 500 kg USD 900 per…

Canada & USA – Transpacific Eastbound GRI Update

Please note that Transpacific Eastbound ocean freight rates from Asia and the Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada & USA will increase on June 15, 2020. Updated rates will be published as soon as possible. Carriers have subsequently announced their intentions to implement an additional increase on July 1, 2020, which would be applicable on the…