Rate Announcement – Far East to South Africa

Effective from 01st June 2019

Dear Customers,

As Safmarine strives to continue to offer you a broad portfolio of services, we are announcing an increase in FAK rates (Freight All Kinds). 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.safmarine.com for a quote, or your rate sheets or contracts will provide you with full details of rate increases.

Origins Destination Commodity Rate levels (USD) Effective start date Effective end date
20DC 40DC 40High
Shanghai Durban FAK 1000 1900 1900 01-Jun-19 Until further notice, but not beyond 16- 06-19
Qingdao Durban FAK 950 1900 1900 01-Jun-19 Until further notice, but not beyond 16- 06-19
Chiwan Durban FAK 900 1700 1700 01-Jun-19 Until further notice, but not beyond 16- 06-19
Kaoshung Durban FAK 950 1900 1900 01-Jun-19 Until further notice, but not beyond 16- 06-19
Shanghai Cape Town FAK 1100 2000 2000 01-Jun-19 Until further notice, but not beyond 16- 06-19
Qingdao Cape Town FAK 1050 2000 2000 01-Jun-19 Until further notice, but not beyond 16- 06-19
Chiwan Cape Town FAK 1000 1850 1850 01-Jun-19 Until further notice, but not beyond 16- 06-19
Kaoshung Cape Town FAK 950 1900 1900 01-Jun-19 Until further notice, but not beyond 16- 06-19

 

  • The above rates are inclusive of Basic Freight Rate (BAS), and Bunker Adjustment Factor (SBF).
  • The above rates are subject to Low Sulphur Surcharge (LSS), Emergency Risk Surcharge (ERS), Terminal Handling Charges (THC), Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) and Emergency Bunker Surcharge (EBS). Detailed levels of LSS, ERS, THC, PSS and EBS can be found here.
  • The above rates are also subject to other applicable surcharges.
  • Other corridors, commodities and container types (including reefers) that are not listed above may also be subject to increases.
  • 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 Safmarine tariff shall not be binding on Safmarine 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 thank you for your partnership. We truly appreciate the trust you give us in moving your cargo from one doorstep to the next, and we are excited to continue working closely with you.

If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to your local Safmarine agent. Our contact details are available on www.safmarine.com.

If you would like to make a booking, please visit my.safmarine.com.

 

Sincerely

Safmarine
Together we go places.

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