Peak Season Surcharge (Asia to NZ)

2nd July 2012

Asia to New Zealand


Dear Valued Customers,

In order to maintain our high level of service and extensive port coverage we would like to advise the implementation of a Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) on all import shipments on our North Asia and East/South East Asia Services from Asia to New Zealand effective from 1st August 2012.

The PSS will be effective for all import shipments into New Zealand from North Asia (Taiwan, Hong Kong, China, Korea, Japan), East/South East Asia (Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Cambodia, Philippines, India).

The PSS will be US$300 per TEU, US$600 per FEU effective for any shipment with a B/L date on or after 1st August 2012.

We appreciate your continued and on-going support for our business. Please contact our local office for further information.

Yours faithfully,


Swire Shipping