Surcharge Definition

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  • Heavy Weight Surcharge Export HWE
    This service covers the additional operational expenses incurred at Origin for handling heavy cargo that weighs more than the standard limit for a shipment.The carrier can provide this service as long as the cargo does not weigh more than the legal safety limit. This service is applicable to heavy weight shipments that are within legal limits allowed for transport. These limits may vary among the countries. For additional information please see individual country information click here
  • Heavy Weight Surcharge Export HWE
    This service covers the additional operational expenses incurred at Origin for handling heavy cargo that weighs more than the standard limit for a shipment.The carrier can provide this service as long as the cargo does not weigh more than the legal safety limit. This service is applicable to heavy weight shipments that are within legal limits allowed for transport. These limits may vary among the countries. For additional information please see individual country information click here
  • Heavy Weight Surcharge Import HWI
    This service covers the additional operational expenses incurred at Destination for handling heavy cargo that weighs more than the standard limit for a shipment. The carrier can provide this service as long as the cargo does not weigh more than the legal safety limit. This service is applicable to heavy weight shipments that are within legal limits allowed for transport. These limits may vary among the countries. For additional information please see individual country information click here
  • Heavy Weight Surcharge Import HWI
    This service covers the additional operational expenses incurred at Destination for handling heavy cargo that weighs more than the standard limit for a shipment. The carrier can provide this service as long as the cargo does not weigh more than the legal safety limit. This service is applicable to heavy weight shipments that are within legal limits allowed for transport. These limits may vary among the countries. For additional information please see individual country information click here
  • High Water Surcharge HWC

    Charge applied to recover higher operation costs to be paid to inland operators due to high water levels in rivers.

  • High Water Surcharge HWC

    Charge applied to recover higher operation costs to be paid to inland operators due to high water levels in rivers.

  • House Transport Document Service HBL
    A service provided by the carrier to perform additional administration when a forwarder issues a House Bill of Lading. More specifically, the carrier will issue an Original Bill of Lading (B/L)/Transport Document (TPDOC) based on the House Bill of Lading documentation provided by the forwarder. In addition, if applicable the carrier will file the actual details with the US Customs.
  • House Transport Document Service HBL
    A service provided by the carrier to perform additional administration when a forwarder issues a House Bill of Lading. More specifically, the carrier will issue an Original Bill of Lading (B/L)/Transport Document (TPDOC) based on the House Bill of Lading documentation provided by the forwarder. In addition, if applicable the carrier will file the actual details with the US Customs.