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  • Jun 01

    Increase in rate from Spanish out-ports (Valencia and Bilbao)

    Due to increased pre-carriage and warehouse handling costs, the rate from Valencia and Bilbao for goods being shipped via Barcelona on the direct HAMBURG SUD service to New Zealand, will increase by EUR 6.00 per w/m from 1st June 2018. posted: 8 months 2.1 weeks ago

  • Feb 02

    LCL increase ex Spain and Portugal

    From the 1st of February 2018 the Spanish and Portugal LCL rate will increase by EUR 2.00 per w/m due to Hamburg Sud increasing their container rates. For services ex Italy where we use the same service, we are happy to advise that we will hold current rate levels with no increase. posted: 1 year 2 weeks ago

  • Jul 04

    Spanish Port Disruptions

    July will see the continuation of the Stevedore strikes throughout all Ports in Spain.  These are in retaliation to Port Reforms that the EEU are pressuring the Spanish Government to introduce.  Once again specific working days are being targeted for “one hour on / one hour off” work… » more posted: 1 year 7.2 months ago

  • Jun 16

    Spanish Port Distruptions

    June will see a resumption of the Stevedore strikes throughout all Ports in Spain.  These are in retaliation to Port Reforms that the EEU are pressuring the Spanish Government to introduce. As before the planned disruptions are “confused” and is it is not known what the actual end affect will… » more posted: 1 year 8 months ago

  • May 25

    * Update * Spanish stevedore strikes

    We are pleased to advise that the strike for the first 5 announced days (24th, 26th, 29th, 31st May and 2nd June) has been suspended. The employer’s association and stevedore’s unions have agreed to a round of meetings to be held over the next days with the aim of reaching an agreement for the… » more posted: 1 year 8.7 months ago

  • May 18

    Spanish stevedore strikes

    We have been advised by our agents and regret to inform that Spanish Stevedores have announced some strikes for the following days: 24th, 26th, 29th and 31st of May2nd, 5th, 7th and 9th of June The strike will be performed during alternative hours, that means: From 9:00 to 10:00; from 11:00 to… » more posted: 1 year 9 months ago

  • Apr 18

    Increase in Spanish import LCL sea rates from 1st May 2017

    We wish to advise that due to the increase in container rates all LCL rates ex Spain will increase by EUR 5.00 per w/m from 1st May 2017.   Please contact your local representative should any further information be required. posted: 1 year 10 months ago

  • Mar 03

    Spanish Port Distruptions | Shipping Delays

    Spanish Stevedores have announced Port Strikes will take place on the following days in March ;  6th, 8th, 10th,  13th, 15th, 17th, 20th, 22nd and 24th Many of the carriers have advised they are reviewing their Spanish port rotations in order to avoid delays.  This may mean port… » more posted: 1 year 11.2 months ago

  • Feb 10

    LCL rate increase from Spain/Portugal from 1st March 2014

    From 01 February we are changing our LCL service from Spain / Portugal in to Auckland and Wellington on to HAMBURG SUD sailings.  Previously we were using a Singapore transhipment operator, however a change to their 2nd leg service from Singapore to New Zealand has meant that their all up… » more posted: 5 years 6.3 days ago

  • Jan 24

    Barcelona Port Strike

    The Port of Barcelona have reported a strike of all transport cntrs in/out from Tuesday 22nd Jan until Monday 28th January.   We will keep you informed of any developments.   posted: 6 years 3.3 weeks ago

  • Jan 24

    Spain & Portugal - Change in LCL service and rate structure

    A change in the shipping schedule has meant that our direct service from Barcelona has increased almost a week from 33 / 34 days to 39 / 40 days. posted: 7 years 3.3 weeks ago

  • Jan 23

    Change in Services from Italy & Spain on HAMBURG SUD

    Please note with immediate affect HAMBURG SUD have changed their sailing schedule from the Mediterranean. What used to be an extremely quick service of 32 - 35 days is now 39 - 40 days. The change means that almost all shipping line options from this area have much the same transit times. posted: 7 years 3.4 weeks ago