Peak Season Announcement June 15, 2016
*Peak Season Surcharge postponed to July 15. Info below.
U.S. Import Peak Season Surcharge for Full Container Freight
Carriers have announced a Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) for the Asia to North America Lane
effective June 15, 2016 postponed until July 1, 2016, now postponed until July 15, 2016. Based on this information, please be aware that forwarders are required by the FMC to announce possible rate increases 30 days in advance of implementation. If carriers actually follow through with implementing this charge, Scarbrough will begin charging PSS on all FCL and some LCL cargo that departs Asia on June 15, 2016 July 1, 2016 July 15, 2016.
Scarbrough continually works with carriers to waive or mitigate these charges.
If anything changes, we will inform you as applicable.
To all U.S. Destinations:
Rates will be $360/ $450/ $450
Per 20′ / 40′/ 40′HQ
Exceptions: This surcharge will not apply to origins in Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, New Caledonia and French Polynesia.
We appreciate the opportunity to be your global logistics service provider. Please contact your Direct Relations Manager or in-house Customer Service Representative with any questions.