SeaFreight lowering bunker charge
Miami-based SeaFreight Line says it will reduce its bunker surcharge effective December 3.
The surcharge will decrease from $144 to $120 for 20-foot containers, from $272 to $224 for 40-foot containers, from $309 to $255 for 45-foot containers, and from $6 per weight or measure unit to $5 for breakbulk cargo. For weight/measure shipments, a unit is 2,000 pounds or 40 cubic feet, whichever is greater.
The reductions will apply to service contracts for cargo moving from the U.S. to Aruba, Barbados, Bonaire, Curacao, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Suriname, Trinidad & Tobago, and Venezuela.