Surcharge Definition

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  • Late Documentation Fee LDS
    This fee is to cover additional administration costs when the customer submits relevant Shipping Instructions (SI) and/or mandatory Bill of Lading (B/L)/Transport Documentation (TPdoc) after the specified cut-off time for the shipment. This fee is applied upon receipt of late SI/documents.
  • Late Gate Service Export LGE
    The service of allowing containers to be gated in after the cut-off time (CY closing) and loaded on the scheduled vessel/voyage.The charge will not apply if: the late gate is arranged for the carrier’s convenience.This service is subject to the Carrier’s operational feasibility.
  • Late Gate Service Import LGI
    The service of allowing customers to pick up full container after the cut-off time (CY closing) and subject to operational feasibility. The charge will not apply if: the late gate is arranged for the carrier’s convenience
  • Late Payment Fee LPF
    Late payment fee will be applicable when payment has not been remitted within 7 days from the invoice due date, or later than otherwise agreed payment terms.
  • Lift on Lift off Exports HDE
    A service provided by the carrier in which the container is lifted on or off the trailer/chassis at the port or at the carriers controlled storage yard, which then allows our customers to perform their own haulage.This service is applicable based upon the customer's request and dependent on the carrier's operational feasibility to perform the service at Origin
  • Lift on Lift off Imports HDI
    A service provided by the carrier in which the container is lifted on or off the trailer/chassis at the port or at the carriers controlled storage yard, which then allows our customers to perform their own haulage.This service is applicable based upon the customer's request and dependent on the carrier's operational feasibility to perform the service at Destination
  • LiquiCool Export LCE
    LCE- LiquiCool Export charge is applied to covers the cost of the equipment needed and the installing of frozen liquid in bags (for example juice concentrate) in reefer container at the Export end.
  • LiquiCool Import LCI
    LCI - LiquiCool Import charge is applied to cover the cost incurred for the removal of frozen liquid bags from reefer container at the Import end.
  • Low Sulphur Surcharge LSS
    The Low Sulphur Surcharge covers the expenses related to the usage of low-sulphur fuel with a maximum sulphur content of 0.1% used in shipments transported completely or partially across the Sulphur Emission Control Areas.
  • Low Water Surcharge LWC

    Charge applied to recover higher operation costs to be paid to inland operators due to low water levels in rivers.