Maersk Line to increase FAK rates in March on Europe to West Africa service
Maersk Line will increase Freight All Kinds (FAK) rates for corridors, commodities and container types. The rates effective start date is 01-03-18 and end date: until further notice, but not beyond 31-03-18, the shipping company said in a press release.
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) and Peak Season Surcharge (PSS). Detailed levels of [LSS, ERS, THC and PSS] can be found on https://www.maerskline.com/shipping
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.