Swire Shipping BAF Announcement (WCNA) - Dec 2012

30th October 2012

United States and Canada to Australia and New Zealand

Adjustment to Bunker Adjustment Fee (BAF)

Dear Valued Customer,

Please be advised that the Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF) applied to all exports from the United States and Canada to Australia and New Zealand will adjust as follows:

Break Bulk - to $40.00/rvt
20’ Containers - to $680 per TEU
40’ Containers - to $1360 per FEU

The revised BAF rates will take effect on all cargo loaded from 1st December 2012.

Tariff cargo as well as existing contracts (except those with an agreed BAF calculation) will be subject to this increase.

Please do not hesitate to contact your local agency representative should you have any questions.

Yours faithfully,
WCNA Trade Management Team
www.swireshipping.com