Major steamship lines have implemented an October 15, 2016, General Rate Increase (GRI) for transpacific cargo from the Far East and India to the US and Canada. While early indications pointed towards a significant increase, Deringer has observed rates fluctuating between $200 – $500 depending on container size and carriers’ surcharges.
Observed rates are as follows:
GRI for shipments to all US/Canadian destinations – October 15, 2016:
20′ Standard Containers: USD $200
40′ Standard Containers: USD $400
40′ High-Cube Containers: USD $400
45′ Standard Containers: USD $500
LCL: USD $5 per CBM
Deringer will continue to monitor and report on carriers’ surcharges and upcoming rate increases. Please send an email to Deringer’s Marketing Department with any questions.