Please be advised that several SS-lines have announced port congestion surcharge for all cargo via west coast ports, effective November 17th. . The surcharges average $800/20′, $1,000/40′ std and $1,125/40′ hc.
The situation has impacted terminal and vessel operations to the point where normal business is simply not possible to continue and extraordinary costs are being incurred at every step of cargo movement.The surcharge will remain in effect until advised otherwise,
and will be applicable for all cargo and equipment types.
Please be guided accordingly.