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.

Origins Destinations Commodity 20DC 40DC 40High
Origins
Shanghai
Destinations
Durban
Commodity
FAK
20DC
1200 USD
40DC
2300 USD
40High
2300 USD
Origins
Qingdao
Destinations
Durban
Commodity
FAK
20DC
1175 USD
40DC
2250 USD
40High
2250 USD
Origins
Chiwan
Destinations
Durban
Commodity
FAK
20DC
1275 USD
40DC
2300 USD
40High
2300 USD
Origins
Shanghai
Destinations
Port Louis
Commodity
FAK
20DC
1125 USD
40DC
2150 USD
40High
2150 USD
Origins
Qingdao
Destinations
Port Louis
Commodity
FAK
20DC
1075 USD
40DC
2100 USD
40High
2100 USD
Origins
Chiwan
Destinations
Port Louis
Commodity
FAK
20DC
925 USD
40DC
1900 USD
40High
1900 USD
Origins
Kaoshung
Destinations
Durban
Commodity
FAK
20DC
950 USD
40DC
1900 USD
40High
1900 USD
Origins
Kaoshung
Destinations
Port Louis
Commodity
FAK
20DC
900 USD
40DC
2000 USD
40High
2000 USD
Origins
Kaoshung
Destinations
Cape Town
Commodity
FAK
20DC
1000 USD
40DC
1900 USD
40High
1900 USD
Origins
Shanghai
Destinations
Cape Town
Commodity
FAK
20DC
1375 USD
40DC
2550 USD
40High
2550 USD
Origins
Qingdao
Destinations
Cape Town
Commodity
FAK
20DC
1325 USD
40DC
2450 USD
40High
2450 USD
Origins
Chiwan
Destinations
Cape Town
Commodity
FAK
20DC
1450 USD
40DC
2600 USD
40High
2600 USD
  • Effective start date: 1-Jan-20
  • Effective end date: Until further notice, but not beyond 12-1-20
  • The above rates are inclusive of Basic Freight Rate (BAS), Bunker Adjustment Factor (SBF).

    The above rates are subject to Low Sulphur Surcharge (LSS), Emergency Risk Surcharge (ERS), Terminal Handling Charges (THC), Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) and Emergency Bunker Surcharge (EBS). Detailed levels of LSS, ERS, THC, PSS and EBS 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 Line tariff shall not be binding on Maersk Line 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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