Monthly Archives: November 2018


CMA CGM announces the revised Emergency Bunker Surcharge (EBS)

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 [...]

2018-11-22T17:30:36+00:0022 November 2018|

High sulfur ‘carriage ban’ to start January 1, 2020

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 [...]

2018-11-23T16:19:07+00:002 November 2018|