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Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) - East Africa (Excluding Sudan) to Middle East and South Asian Countries

20 November 2019

In order to keep providing you with our global services, Maersk is introducing the Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) for ALL Cargo from East Africa (Excluding Sudan) to Middle East and South Asian Countries, effective 01st December 2019.

The tariff levels are as follows:

USD 50/75/75 Per 20’/40’/45’ Dry and Reefer Containers

For your reference, we have also included the levels and rate structure for sample corridor from Mombasa (Kenya) to Jebel Ali (UAE) valid from today until further notice. These may be subject to future change, however we will make sure to notify you accordingly.

Mombasa, KE to Jebel Ali, AE

Dry Containers

Surcharge code 20 DRY 40 DRY 40 HC 45 HC
Surcharge code
OF
20 DRY
480 USD
40 DRY
660 USD
40 HC
660 USD
45 HC
1460 USD
Surcharge code
OHC - Non-Dangerous cargo/Dangerous cargo
20 DRY
99 USD
40 DRY
148 USD
40 HC
148 USD
45 HC
148 USD
Surcharge code
DHC - Non-Dangerous cargo
20 DRY
720 AED
40 DRY
1150 AED
40 HC
1150 AED
45 HC
1150 AED
Surcharge code
DHC - Dangerous cargo
20 DRY
1060 AED
40 DRY
1700 AED
40 HC
1700 AED
45 HC
1700 AED
Surcharge code
BAF
20 DRY
Inclusive
40 DRY
Inclusive
40 HC
Inclusive
45 HC
Inclusive
Surcharge code
ERS
20 DRY
Inclusive
40 DRY
Inclusive
40 HC
Inclusive
45 HC
Inclusive
Surcharge code
LSS
20 DRY
N/A
40 DRY
N/A
40 HC
N/A
45 HC
N/A
Surcharge code
PSS
20 DRY
50 USD
40 DRY
75 USD
40 HC
75 USD
45 HC
75 USD
Surcharge code
CFD
20 DRY
0 USD
40 DRY
0 USD
40 HC
0 USD
45 HC
0 USD

Reefer Containers & Special Containers

Surcharge code 20 REEF 40 HREEF 20 Special 40 Special
Surcharge code
OF
20 REEF
2300 USD
40 HREEF
2800 USD
20 Special
480 USD
40 Special
660 USD
Surcharge code
OHC - Non-Dangerous cargo/Dangerous cargo
20 REEF
99 USD
40 HREEF
148 USD
20 Special
99 USD
40 Special
148 USD
Surcharge code
DHC - Non-Dangerous cargo
20 REEF
720 AED
40 HREEF
1150 AED
20 Special
720 AED
40 Special
1150 AED
Surcharge code
DHC - Dangerous cargo
20 REEF
1060 AED
40 HREEF
1700 AED
20 Special
1030 AED
40 Special
1630 AED
Surcharge code
BAF
20 REEF
Inclusive
40 HREEF
Inclusive
20 Special
Inclusive
40 Special
Inclusive
Surcharge code
ERS
20 REEF
Inclusive
40 HREEF
Inclusive
20 Special
Inclusive
40 Special
Inclusive
Surcharge code
LSS
20 REEF
N/A
40 HREEF
N/A
20 Special
N/A
40 Special
N/A
Surcharge code
PSS
20 REEF
50 USD
40 HREEF
75 USD
20 Special
50 USD
40 Special
75 USD
Surcharge code
CFD
20 REEF
0 USD
40 HREEF
0 USD
20 Special
0 USD
40 Special
0 USD
  • The above rates are also subject to other applicable surcharges, including local charges and contingency charges.
  • The above surcharge acronyms mean: OF (Ocean Freight), OHC (Origin Terminal Handling Charge), DHC (Destination Terminal Handling Charge), ERS (Emergency Risk Surcharge), BAF (Bunker Adjustment Factor), LSS (Low Sulphur Surcharge) and PSS (Peak Season Surcharge).
  • 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.

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