In order to keep providing you with our global services, Maersk is revising the Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) – Mediterranean Countries to WCSA, CAM, Middle American countries for All Dry containers effective 01st March 2021 for Non-Regulated Countries and 08th March 2021 for Colombia & Puerto Rico countries.

The revised tariff amount is detailed as follow

Surcharge code Origin Destination Container size New Level Rate basis
Surcharge code
PSS
Origin
Mediterranean countries
Destination
Caribbean Central America / West Coast of South America
Container size
ALL_20_DRY
New Level
100 EUR
Rate basis
Per container
Surcharge code
PSS
Origin
Mediterranean countries
Destination
Caribbean Central America / West Coast of South America
Container size
ALL_40_DRY
New Level
200 EUR
Rate basis
Per container
Surcharge code
PSS
Origin
Mediterranean countries
Destination
Caribbean Central America / West Coast of South America
Container size
45HDRY
New Level
200 EUR
Rate basis
Per container
Surcharge code
PSS
Origin
Mediterranean countries
Destination
Mexico
Container size
ALL_20_DRY
New Level
125 USD
Rate basis
Per container
Surcharge code
PSS
Origin
Mediterranean countries
Destination
Mexico
Container size
ALL_40_DRY
New Level
125 USD
Rate basis
Per container
Surcharge code
PSS
Origin
Mediterranean countries
Destination
Mexico
Container size
45HDRY
New Level
125 USD
Rate basis
Per container
Surcharge code
PSS
Origin
Mediterranean countries
Destination
Middle American Countries
Container size
ALL_20_DRY
New Level
125 USD
Rate basis
Per container
Surcharge code
PSS
Origin
Mediterranean countries
Destination
Middle American Countries
Container size
ALL_40_DRY
New Level
125 USD
Rate basis
Per container
Surcharge code
PSS
Origin
Mediterranean countries
Destination
Middle American Countries
Container size
45HDRY
New Level
125 USD
Rate basis
Per container

For your reference, we have also included the levels and rate structure for some sample corridors ITLSZ – MXVER valid until further notice. These may be subject to future change, however we will make sure to notify you accordingly.

La Spezia, IT to Veracruz, VE, MX

Dry containers

Surcharge code 20 DRY 40 DRY 40 HC 45 HC
Surcharge code
OF
20 DRY
1497 USD
40 DRY
2069 USD
40 HC
2069 USD
45 HC
N/A
Surcharge code
OHC/Dangerous cargo
20 DRY
275 EUR
40 DRY
275 EUR
40 HC
275 EUR
45 HC
N/A
Surcharge code
OHC/Non-Dangerous cargo
20 DRY
200 EUR
40 DRY
200 EUR
40 HC
200 EUR
45 HC
N/A
Surcharge code
DHC
20 DRY
0 USD
40 DRY
0 USD
40 HC
0 USD
45 HC
N/A
Surcharge code
BAF
20 DRY
Inclusive
40 DRY
Inclusive
40 HC
Inclusive
45 HC
N/A
Surcharge code
EFF
20 DRY
0 USD
40 DRY
0 USD
40 HC
0 USD
45 HC
N/A
Surcharge code
ERS
20 DRY
0 USD
40 DRY
0 USD
40 HC
0 USD
45 HC
N/A
Surcharge code
PSS
20 DRY
125 USD
40 DRY
125 USD
40 HC
125 USD
45 HC
125 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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