CARIBBEAN SHIPOWNERS ASSOCIATION
FMC Agreement No. 205-010979
Florida Shipowners Group Inc
FMC Agreement No.011953
101 N.E. Third Avenue – Suite 1500
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301-1181
February 10, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
BUNKER SURCHARGE INCREASE
As an offset to the costs associated with the continuing rise in fuel prices, the members of the Caribbean Shipowners Association hereby announce an increase in the Bunker Surcharge effective Sunday, March 11, 2012.
The increase is applicable on Imports and Exports and will be assessed as follows:
Imports & Exports
March 11, 2012
Increase Over Members' Present Levels
The Bunker Surcharge is assessed in addition to all other charges, and applies to all tariff and service contract rates in the U.S. This increase will affect the following Southbound and Northbound services: between the United States and the Caribbean destinations of: Anguilla, Antigua, Dominica, Grenada, Montserrat, Saba, St Barths, St Eustatius, St Kitts & Nevis, St Lucia, St Maarten, St Vincent, Trinidad, Jamaica, Guyana and Suriname.
For additional information please contact your carrier of choice.