Rate Announcement – North Europe to Far East Asia

Dear Customer,

As Maersk Line strives to continue to offer you a broad portfolio of services, we are announcing an increase in FAK (Freight All Kinds) and traded commodity rates. Below are the FAK rates for a sample list of corridors, commodities and container types where the rate increase is effective. As always, please visit my.maerskline.com for a quote, or your rate sheets or contracts will provide you with full details of your latest rates.

Origins Destinations Commodity Rate levels (USD) Effective start date Effective end date
20RF 40REEEF
Rotterdam China Main Ports FAK excluding plants, cut flowers and pharmaceutical 2660 3325 01-04-17 Until further notice, but not beyond 30-04-17
Rotterdam Japan Main Ports FAK excluding plants, cut flowers and pharmaceutical 2760 3450 01-04-17 Until further notice, but not beyond 30-04-17
Bremerhaven China Main Ports FAK excluding plants, cut flowers and pharmaceutical 2740 3425 01-04-17 Until further notice, but not beyond 30-04-17
Bremerhaven Japan Main Ports FAK excluding plants, cut flowers and pharmaceutical 2840 3550 01-04-17 Until further notice, but not beyond 30-04-17
  • The above rates are inclusive of Basis Freight Rate (BAS), Bunker Adjustment Factor (SBF), Emergency Risk Surcharge (ERS), Terminal Handling Services – Origin (OHC) and Export Services (EXP).
  • The above rates are subject to Terminal Handling Services – Destination (DHC), Low Sulphur Surcharge (LSS) and Peak Season Surcharge (PSS). Detailed level of LSS, DHC and PSS level can be found at maerskline.com via link.
  • The above rates are also subject to other applicable surcharges, including local charges and contingency charges.
  • Other corridors, commodities (including but not limited to plants, cut flowers, and pharmaceutical) and container types that are not listed above may also be subject to increases. As always, please visit my.maerskline.com for a quote, or your rate sheets or contracts provide you with details for the corridors and commodities specific to you.
  • These rates are unaffected by, and do not affect, any tariff notified, published or filed in accordance with local regulatory requirements.
  • For trades subject to the US Shipping Act or the China Maritime Regulations, quotations or surcharges that vary from the Maersk Line tariff shall not be binding on Maersk Line unless included in a service contract or service contract amendment that has been filed with the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) or the Shanghai Shipping Exchange, as applicable.

We would like to take this opportunity to say thank you for doing business with us. As the world's leading shipping company, we strive to be your reliable shipping partner, propelling your business forward and supporting your growth ambitions.

If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to your local sales or customer service representative. You will find contact details of our local offices on maerskline.com.

If you wish to place a booking you can always visit my.maerskline.com.

Sincerely,
Maersk Line