CMA CGM has announced fresh prices from Asia, which will take effect in the middle of August.

In particular, the French shipping company will impose a Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) of US$1,500 per dry container from India to North Europe, Scandinavia, Poland, Baltic, Mediterranean, Adriatic, Black Sea, North Africa and Morocco. This surcharge will be applicable from 15 August.

On the next day, CMA CGM will implement a PSS of US$500 per dry, reefer, special equipment, non-operating reefer (NOR) and shipper-owned container (SOC) sailing from the Middle East Gulf to all North European, Scandinavian, Polish, Baltic, West Mediterranean, Adriatic, East Mediterranean, Black Sea, North African and Moroccan ports.

On the same date, the Marseille-based liner operator will apply the following increased Freight All Kinds (FAK) rates from Pakistan ports to all North European, Mediterranean and North African base ports for 20′, 40′ standard and 40′ high cube (HQ) containers:

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Source : Container-News