Customer Advisory - West Mediterranean to United States

Import Terminal Handling Charges

Dear valued customer,

Hamburg Süd wishes to inform their customers about a revision of the level of Terminal Handling Charges applied in United States.

The revised charges will apply to all cargo loaded or received for shipment (in case of FMC origin/destination) on or after 1st March 2022.

Revised surcharge levels are as follows:

Charge code Origin Destination Container Size/Type Charge basis Currency Levels
THC IM West Mediterranean United States 40' Per container USD 600

In addition to THC (Origin and Destination), further price elements will apply:

- Base Rate, please click here

- Bunker related charges and surcharges, please click here

- LSS (ECA), please click here

- Security related charges and surcharges – respectively applicable at the Port of Origin and the Port of Destination –, please click here

- Additional charges and surcharges reflecting foreseeable high demand (such as Peak Season Surcharges), please click here

- All other applicable surcharges, such as local charges and contingency charges, valid at the time of shipment.

We want to thank you for your business and look forward to continuously serving your transportation needs. If you require more information, please contact your local sales manager or any of our customer service advisors.

With kind regards,

Hamburg Süd