We have received official update from main Trucker Unions in response to the situation regarding the delays in the delivery / collection times of the Port of Barcelona. That has been scheduled starting tomorrow 31st Jan, where container drivers rallies will take place along alternative days up to 8th Feb in the Barcelona area and [...]
We have just been informed that stevedores’ Union (CGT) is calling for a strike at ports of Le Havre and Fos on Feb 5th. In case your shipment is delayed, our team will inform you promptly.
Starting from 1 January 2020, in order to reduce the amount of sulphur oxide emanating from ships, IMO has set a limit for sulphur in fuel oil used on board ships of 0.50% mass by mass for ships operating outside designated Emission Control Areas. This new regulation will bring major health and environmental benefits [...]
Please be advised that we were informed by our DHL office in Tokyo that in view of the serious port congestion due to shortage of trucker, Yang Ming Line has decided to introduce surcharge with effective from 15 January 2019 (On Board Date) till 14 February 2019. Indeed, Tokyo port has been congested and situation [...]
CMA CGM has decided to adjust the emergency bunker surcharge for dry and reefer cargo due to the significant increase in oil prices in order to maintain the quality of its services. The new amount will be applied to all long-haul cargo worldwide (excluding Taiwan) as of December 1st, 2018 (Loading date). The levels will [...]
The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has banned the carriage of high-sulfur fuels on Friday. Which means ships that are not equipped with scrubbers will be banned from burning any marine fuel with a sulfur content above 0.5 pct. The carriage ban is part of the sulfur regulations concerning ship fuel which will come into force on [...]
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Carriers participating in the OCEAN/THE Alliance have released joint statements with Med-USEC service details and port rotation on September 26 with implementation planned in December 2018. Hapag-Lloyd, Yang Ming, One, COSCO, OOCL, CMA CGM, ZIM and APL are all participating in this VSA. The move will combine THE Alliance's AL6 service, running with five 5,500 [...]
The container lines CMA CGM and MSC have followed Maersk’s lead to announce new BAF surcharges that will be applied from 1 January 2019. The carriers’ moves come in anticipation of the IMO’s tightened 0.5% sulphur cap for marine fuel. To be implemented from 1 January 2020, the new regulation is expected to result in [...]
New Zealand’s new Customs and Excise Act is expected be in force from 1 October 2018. The new Act introduces a number of changes to NZ customs law, which are considered the first major changes since 1996. The new Customs and Excise Act 2018 introduces 10 new services and initiatives: Valuation rulings: Customs can now make rulings on [...]