29 Apr 2010
USA Carrier Security Fee (ANL Container Line)

Please be advised that ANL are increasing their Carrier Security Fee on 1st May 2010 from US$ 6 per cntr to US$ 10 per cntr. This is for both import and export cargo.

28 Apr 2010
USA West Coast/East Coast Southbound General Rate Increase

We have been advised by the shipping lines of a 1st June 2010 GRI on the above trade-route to NZ. The FCL increase level is set at US$ 150 per 20ft and US$ 300 per 40ft cntr. At this stage no final decision has been made regarding the amount of increase to our USA LCL rates and we will…

27 Apr 2010
General Rate Increase from South East Asia to NZ

The reduction in capacity last year has resulted in vessels remaining surprisingly full given the time of year and consequently we have received notices of a May 1st increase of up to US$ 300 per 20ft and US$ 600 per 40ft from PIL, Mitsui, Hamburg Sud, OOCL and MISC. We expect to receive the same…

31 Mar 2010
Seafreight rates ex Mediterranean

LCL All rates from Mediterranean ports will increase by USD 5.00 per w/m from 1st April. This is to cover the General rate Increase being applied by our main service providers from 1st April. FCL Shipping lines will increase container rates from ports in the above area from 1st April. The…

5 Mar 2010
Proposed Europe to NZ LCL Seafreight rate increases

At this stage we are looking at implementing the following rate increases from 1st April : Ex Nth Europe / UK EUR 6.00 per w/m Ex Mediterranean USD 4.00 per w/m These rate increases have yet to be confirmed but are in line with proposed rate increases our main service providers have…

2 Mar 2010
USA LCL Rate Increase

As you will be aware our USA rates are all-inclusive of BAF. Per our last email advice the FCL EFAF is going from USD 644 per TEU to USD 716 per TEU (effective 15th March 2010). As a result of this we will be increasing our LCL rates by US$ 3 per w/m to cover this fuel increase. This is…

26 Jan 2010
USA Southbound General Rate Increase

LCL Further to our recent advise a decision has now been made to increase LCL rates from the USA to NZ by US$ 10 per w/m to cover the below Shipping Line Increases. The FCL increase date is the 15th of February. In order to ensure we give you 30 days notice the LCL increase will take effect…

21 Jan 2010
Canada Southbound General Rate Increase

LCL As you are aware we mitigated the 1st December GRI back to zero for LCL. Unfortunately there is another GRI of US$ 250 per TEU coming into effect on the 15th of February. Due to this increase we will have to increase our Canadian LCL rates by US$ 12 per w/m. FCL As previously advised the…

19 Jan 2010
Europe LCL Rate Increase

From 1st Feb all LCL rates from North Europe, UK and Scandinavia will increase by EUR 2 per w/m. This is to recover the 1st January container rate increase of EUR 75 per 20ft / EUR 150 per 40ft announced by our service provider HAMBURG SUD in December 2009.

5 Oct 2009
Change in Mediterranean LCL Oceanfreight & BAF rate structure

The LCL rate structure from Med ports in Spain and Italy will remain in USDs. However the service we are now using is HAMBURG SUD - a weekly service transhipping through the Central American port of Cartagena. This is currently the quickest and most cost effective service for our consolidated…

2 Oct 2009
Pallets for LCL Cargo

A reminder in regards to the return of empty pallets, as all depots are tightening up on the one for one supply of pallets during this busy period. If your import cargo is not supplied to our packing depot on pallets and is subsequently loaded & out turned loose from our groupage containers, our…

Import Sea - Australia LCL Close off changes

There will be a change in scheduling for Lyttelton and Wellington LCL cargo from Sydney and Melbourne. With effect from September 14th the close off for cargo will be as below for both destinations :- Sydney Close off Friday Melbourne Close off Tuesday Please do not hesitate…

Rendered in 0.056
This way up