Due to situation created by Korean company and its vessels Hanjin Shipping there are a situation of lack space for cargo at origin ports from import shipments. For this reason start an Emergency Rate Increase on September 15th that will apply for import cargos. We inform ASAP about the amount of this extra surcharge.
We would like to inform at our customers and collaborators as per news that you can see at national press reports about the situation of Hanjin Shipping. We inform that we have not ship our shipments with this shipping line and we have not shipments with vessels operated by this company neither another shipping line [...]
The most significant increases have occurred with shipments from Thailand + 67.60%; Bangladesh + 35.50%; Saudi Arabia + 30.90%; India and China + 18.20% + 12.70%. Instead he has fallen shipments from -13.80%; Taiwan -8.30% and -2.00% Japan.