Rate announcements

Far East Asia to United States & Canada

15 April 2019

As Maersk strives to continue to offer you a broad portfolio of services, we are announcing an increase in all contract rates expiring 14th May as set out below. The rate increase for the relevant trade for various commodities and container types is:

Far East Asia to Pacific West Coast (US & Canada)

Rate level

Cargo Type 20DC 40DC 40High 45HDry Effective date
Cargo Type
All cargo type
20DC
480
40DC
600
40High
600
45HDry
750
Effective date
15th May 2019
Cargo Type
All cargo type
20DC
480
40DC
600
40High
600
45HDry
750
Effective date
15th May 2019

Your sales contact at Maersk will be sending you contract documents to sign to secure this new rate. If Maersk does not receive your written agreement a sufficient time period in advance of 15th May, then any shipments tendered shall be charged at a higher tariff rate until Maersk is able to obtain your written agreement and has sufficient time to file that agreement with the Federal Maritime Commission.

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 or visit us on maersk.com

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