Rate announcements

Far East Asia to West Africa

29 April 2019

As Maersk 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 maersk.com for a quote, or your rate sheets or contracts will provide you with full details of rate increases.

Rate levels

Origins Destinations Commodity 20DC 40DC 40High
Origins
Shanghai
Destinations
Dakar
Commodity
FAK
20DC
3375 USD
40DC
6150 USD
40High
6150 USD
Origins
Shanghai
Destinations
Apapa
Commodity
FAK
20DC
2575 USD
40DC
4450 USD
40High
4450 USD
Origins
Shanghai
Destinations
Luanda
Commodity
FAK
20DC
2550 USD
40DC
4350 USD
40High
4350 USD
Origins
Qingdao
Destinations
Dakar
Commodity
FAK
20DC
3200 USD
40DC
6100 USD
40High
6100 USD
Origins
Qingdao
Destinations
Apapa
Commodity
FAK
20DC
2550 USD
40DC
4350 USD
40High
4350 USD
Origins
Qingdao
Destinations
Luanda
Commodity
FAK
20DC
2650 USD
40DC
4700 USD
40High
4700 USD
Origins
Hong Kong
Destinations
Dakar
Commodity
FAK
20DC
2750 USD
40DC
4900 USD
40High
4900 USD
Origins
Hong Kong
Destinations
Apapa
Commodity
FAK
20DC
2450 USD
40DC
4100 USD
40High
4100 USD
Origins
Hong Kong
Destinations
Luanda
Commodity
FAK
20DC
2100 USD
40DC
3600 USD
40High
3600 USD
  • Effective start date: 20-05-19
  • Effective end date: Until further notice, but not beyond 31-05-19
  • The above rates are inclusive of Basic Freight Rate (BAS), Bunker Adjustment Factor (SBF), Emergency Risk Surcharge (ERS)
  • The above rates are subject to Terminal Handling Charges (THC) and Peak Season Surcharge (PSS). Detailed levels of THC and PSS 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 Maersk tariff shall not be binding on Maersk 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 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.

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