A surcharge will be levied against exporters and importers using DP World and Patrick’s terminals. It is to offset increased operating costs. The surcharge will be levied as follows: FCL: $45.00 per container. Applies to import and export LCL: $2.00 per CBM. Applies to import only not to export.
Air cargo to USA from July 1 2017 will need to be lodged with airlines 6 hours prior to departure & undergo additional screening. Qantas, Menzies & Toll Dnata will be charging a fee called Enhanced Screening Fee in addition to the usual security fee. We will post this fee when known.
Bio Security in all South Pacific countries is now being strictly monitored. Imported containers are being inspected for untreated and infested timber pallets, timber packaging material and timber crates. Contravention will result in fumigation at additional cost to the consignee with associated delays in cargo availability. Only treated timber pallets, packaging or plastic pallets must be […]