Eastbound Fuel Adjustment Factor – 2017 4th Quarter


Customer Notice

Fuel Adjustment Factor (FAF)

EASTBOUND - Asia to North America

Valued Westwood Customer,

Please note below Westwood Shipping Lines Fuel Adjustment Factor (FAF) effective October 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017 . The Fuel Adjustment Factor incorporates the components of Bunker, both IFO-380 and the new 0.1% Low Sulfur Fuel component, and the Intermodal Fuel Surcharge, and is separated by West Coast Local and Inland Point Intermodal/Mini Land Bridge destinations.

The following FAF charge is applicable to all Service Contract, CFA, and Tariff rates as follows:

Fuel Adjustment Factor (FAF) 10/01/17 - 12/31/17: LOCAL  
PC20, TK20, OT20 USD$ 222 Expiring Sep 30 2017 $ 222/unit
PC40, FR40, OT40 USD$ 278 Expiring Sep 30 2017 $ 278/unit
HC40 USD$ 313 Expiring Sep 30 2017 $ 313/unit
W/M USD$ 13 Expiring Sep 30 2017 $ 13 w/m

Fuel Adjustment Factor (FAF) 10/01/17 - 12/31/17: IPI/MLB  
PC20, TK20, OT20 USD$ 401 Expiring Sep 30 2017 $ 407/unit
PC40, FR40, OT40 USD$ 457 Expiring Sep 30 2017 $ 463/unit
HC40 USD$ 492 Expiring Sep 30 2017 $ 498/unit

For additional information on the Emissions Control Area requirements please visit Westwood Shipping Lines at www.wsl.com. Tables used to determine FAF amounts can be found in Westwood's tariff rules.

Westwood thanks all of our customers for your understanding and continued business support.

If you have any questions or require further assistance, please contact your Westwood Sales Manager or Customer Service Specialist at 1-800-621-4371