Hazardous Surcharge


Hazardous Surcharge

Westwood Shipping Lines is providing advance notification of increases to hazardous surcharge effective September 1, 2023, applicable to all eastbound from Japan, Korea, and China to North America and all westbound cargoes from North America to Japan, Korea, and China.

This change applies to all cargoes moving under Service Contracts, Freight Agreements, or Tariff rates and is based on the date of cargo receipt at B/L origin:

Hazardous Surcharge Effective September 1, 2023:

Cargo moving to load or discharge port CY or door (local or OCP):
US$250.00 per 20 ft. standard (except tanks)
US$300.00 per 40 ft. container

Cargo moving under intermodal through rates (IPI) or Portland OR (CY or door):
US$365.00 per 20 ft. standard (except tanks)
US$425.00 per 40 ft. standard and HC container.

All other charges remain the same.

Thank you for your support of Westwood Shipping Lines.