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LCL Import Customer Advisory 21-002

LCL Import Customer Advisory 21-002
Issue Date: January 14, 2021

 

General Rate Increase (GRI)

 

CaroTrans will implement the following General Rate Increase (GRI) effective

February 15, 2021. Details as per below:

 

 

 

Origin
Asia, Except Japan
Destination
USA
Type
GRI

 

Amount
$12.00 W/M

MIN 1 CBM

Effective Date
Feb. 1, 2021

 

If any mitigation and/or delay of this increase is confirmed, we will pass it along as applicable.

 

We appreciate your support. Please do not hesitate to contact your local CaroTrans representative if you have any questions or need additional information.

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LCL Import Customer Advisory 20-024 *Cancelled/Mitigated/Implemented*

LCL Import Customer Advisory 20-024 *Cancelled/Mitigated/Implemented*
Issue Date: January 14, 2021

 

General Rate Increase (GRI)

 

CaroTrans will implement the previously announced General Rate Increase (GRI) effective January 15, 2021. Details as per below:

 

 

 

Origin
Asia, Except Japan, Vietnam, Hong Kong & Taiwan

 

Vietnam

 

 

Taiwan

 

 

Hong Kong

 

 

Destination
USA

 

 

 

 

USA

 

 

USA

 

 

USA

 

 

Type
GRI

 

 

 

 

GRI

 

 

GRI

 

 

GRI

 

Amount
$12.00 W/M

MIN 1 CBM

 

 

 

$20.00 W/M

MIN 1 CBM

 

$6.00 W/M

MIN 1 CBM

 

$12.00 W/M

MIN 1 CBM

Effective Date
JAN. 15, 2021

 

 

 

 

JAN. 15, 2021

 

 

JAN. 15, 2021

Mitigated

 

*Cancelled*

 

We appreciate your support. Please do not hesitate to contact your local CaroTrans representative if you have any questions or need additional information.
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LCL Import Customer Advisory 20-025 *Postponed*

LCL Import Customer Advisory 20-025 *Postponed*
Issue Date: January 14, 2021

 

Equipment Imbalance Surcharge (EIS)

 

CaroTrans has postponed the previously announced surcharge for 15 days.

Details as outlined below:

 

 

 

Origin
Asia, Except Japan
Destination
USA
Type
Surcharge

 

Amount
$25.00 W/M

MIN 1 CBM

Effective Date
JAN. 15, 2021

FEB. 1, 2021

 

If any mitigation and/or delay of this increase is confirmed, we will pass it along as applicable.

 

We appreciate your support. Please do not hesitate to contact your local CaroTrans representative if you have any questions or need additional information.

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Carotrans Coronavirus Customer Advisory Update

Issue Date: February 21, 2020

Carotrans Coronavirus Customer Advisory Update

Dear Valued Customer

We have received from our Chinese agent and our offices the following update of the status of their offices and operations.

ORIGIN

Office

WAREHOUSE & TRUCKERS

WAREHOUSE & TRUCKERS

NINGBO

Office is open & operational, some team members are working in the office, others are working from home. All team members will return to the office on Feb. 24, 2020.

Warehouses have returned to operation, however one day advanced appointment is required before delivery, they close at 17:00 PM due to lack of workers. Trucking companies have resumed the operation as well but we expect long transit time due to lack of drivers, services are limited and are becoming very expensive.

The Ports are open & operational. Most carriers have resumed working with some team members in the office.Many Carriers have introduced blank sailings

SHANGHAI

Office is open & operational,
60% of the team members
are working in the office, others are working from home. The entire staff will return on March 2, 2020.

Warehouses have returned to operation, however one day advanced appointment is required before delivery, most of them  close at 17:00 PM due to lack of workers.Some warehouses work also at night. Trucking companies have resumed the operation as well but we expect long transit time due to lack of drivers , services are limited and a becoming very expensive.

The Ports are open & operational. Most carriers have resumed working with some team members in the office.Many Carriers have intduced blank sailings.

QINGDAO

Office is open & operational, all team members are working in the office

Warehouses & trucking companies are operating as usual

The Ports are open & operational. Most carriers have resumed working in the office with full staff. Many Carriers have introduced blank sailings

TAIPEH/KAOHSIUNG

Office is open & operational, all team members are working in the office

Warehouses & trucking companies are operating as usual

The Ports are open & operational. Carriers are operating as usual.

TIANJING

The local Government did not allow work to resume, all team members are working from home

Warehouses have returned to operation, however one day advanced appointment is required before delivery, they close at 17:00 PM due to lack of workers. Trucking companies have resumed the operation as well but we expect long transit time due to lack of drivers, services are limited and are becoming very expensive.

The Ports are open & operational. The carriers have not opened their offices, all team members work from home. Many Carriers have introduced blank sailings.

XIAMEN

Office is open & operational, all team members are working in the office

Warehouses have returned to operation, however one day advanced appointment is required before delivery, they close at 17:00 PM due to lack of workers. Trucking companies have resumed the operation as well but we expect long transit time due to lack of drivers, services are limited and are becoming very expensive.

The Ports are open & operational. Most carriers have resumed working with some team members in the office.Many Carriers have introduced blank sailings.

SHENZHEN

Office will open and be operational on Feb 24, 2020, some team members are working already in the office, others are working from home

Warehouses have returned to operation, however one day advanced appointment is required before delivery, they close at 17:00 PM due to lack of workers. Trucking companies have resumed the operation as well but we expect long transit time due to lack of drivers, services are limited and are becoming very expensive.

The Ports are open & operational. Most carriers have resumed working with some team members in the office.Many Carriers have introduced blank sailings.

HONG KONG

Office is open & operational, all team members are working in the office

Warehouses & trucking companies are operating as usual

The Ports are open & operational. Carriers are operating as usual.

GUANGZHOU

Office is open & operational, all team members are working in the office

Warehouses & trucking companies are operating as usual

The Ports are open & operational. Most carriers have resumed working in the office with full staff. Many Carriers have introduced blank sailings.

DALIAN

Office is open & operational, some team members are working in the office, others are working from home

Warehouses have returned to operation, however one day advanced appointment is required before delivery, they close at 17:00 PM due to lack of workers. Trucking companies have resumed the operation as well but we expect long transit time due to lack of drivers, services are limited and are becoming very expensive

The Ports are open & operational. Most carriers have resumed working with some team members in the office.Many Carriers have introduced blank sailings.

Please note that the situaion is changing every day. The provinces of Hubai, Anhui and Zhejiang remain closed until further notice.gggg

Please note that the situation is changing every day. The provinces of Hubai, Anhui and Zhejiang remain closed until further notice. The affects approximately 180 Milllion people.

Many factories remain closed because many workers have not returned to work yet and many factories do not comply with the hygiene requirements.

The trucking companies operate in all ports mainly within city limits. Services outside these areas are very restricted.

 

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LCL Import Customer Advisory 20-003

Issue Date: February 14, 2020

LCL Import Customer Advisory 20-003

General Rate Increase (GRI)

   

CaroTrans will implement the following General Rate Increase (GRI) effective

March 15, 2020. Details as per below:

Origin

Destinations

Type

Amount

Effective

Date

China/ Taiwan/ Hong Kong

USA

GRI

USD 12.00 w/m Min: 1 cbm

March 15, 2020

Vietnam

USA

GRI

USD 12.00 w/m Min: 1 cbm

March 15, 2020

If any mitigation and/or delay of this increase is confirmed, we will pass this along as applicable.

We appreciate your support. Please do not hesitate to contact your local CTI representative, if you have any questions or need additional information.

 www.carotrans.com

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LCL Import Customer Advisory 20-001 *Cancelled/ Reduced*

Issue Date: February 14, 2020

LCL Import Customer Advisory 20-001 *Cancelled/ Reduced*

General Rate Increase (GRI)

   

The previously announced General Rate Increase (GRI) effective

February 15, 2020 has been cancelled/ reduced. Details as per below:

Origin

Destinations

Type

Amount

Effective

Date

China/ Taiwan/ Hong Kong

USA

GRI

USD 12.00 w/m Min: 1 cbm

*Cancelled*

Vietnam

USA

GRI

USD -2.00 w/m Min: 1 cbm

February 15, 2020

We appreciate your support. Please do not hesitate to contact your local CTI representative, if you have any questions or need additional information.

 www.carotrans.com

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LCL Import Customer Advisory 19-032 *Cancelled*

Issue Date: January 31, 2020

LCL Import Customer Advisory 19-032 *Cancelled*

General Rate Increase (GRI)

   

The previously announced General Rate Increase (GRI) effective

February 1, 2020 has been cancelled. Details as per below:

Origin

Destinations

Type

Amount

Effective

Date

China/ Taiwan/ Hong Kong

USA

GRI

USD 12.00 w/m Min: 1 cbm

*Cancelled*

Vietnam

USA

GRI

USD 12.00 w/m Min: 1 cbm

*Cancelled*

We appreciate your support. Please do not hesitate to contact your local CTI representative, if you have any questions or need additional information.

 www.carotrans.com

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LCL Import Customer Advisory 20-002

Issue Date: January 29, 2020

LCL Import Customer Advisory 20-002

General Rate Increase (GRI)

   

CaroTrans will implement the following General Rate Increase (GRI) effective

March 1, 2020. Details as per below:

Origin

Destinations

Type

Amount

Effective

Date

China/ Taiwan/ Hong Kong

USA

GRI

USD 12.00 w/m Min: 1 cbm

March 1, 2020

Vietnam

USA

GRI

USD 12.00 w/m Min: 1 cbm

March 1, 2020

If any mitigation and/or delay of this increase is confirmed, we will pass this along as applicable.

We appreciate your support. Please do not hesitate to contact your local CTI representative, if you have any questions or need additional information.

 www.carotrans.com

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LCL Import Customer Advisory 20-001

Issue Date: January 14, 2020

LCL Import Customer Advisory 20-001

General Rate Increase (GRI)

   

CaroTrans will implement the following General Rate Increase (GRI) effective

February 15, 2020. Details as per below:

Origin

Destinations

Type

Amount

Effective

Date

China/ Taiwan/ Hong Kong

USA

GRI

USD 12.00 w/m Min: 1 cbm

February 15, 2020

Vietnam

USA

GRI

USD 12.00 w/m Min: 1 cbm

February 15, 2020

If any mitigation and/or delay of this increase is confirmed, we will pass this along as applicable.

We appreciate your support. Please do not hesitate to contact your local CTI representative, if you have any questions or need additional information.

 www.carotrans.com

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LCL Import Customer Advisory 19-031 *Cancelled/ Mitigated*

Issue Date: January 14, 2020

LCL Import Customer Advisory 19-031 *Cancelled/ Mitigated*

General Rate Increase (GRI)

   

The previously announced General Rate Increase (GRI) effective

January 15, 2020 has been cancelled/ mitigated. Details as per below:

Origin

Destinations

Type

Amount

Effective

Date

China/ Taiwan/ Hong Kong

USA

GRI

USD 12.00 w/m Min: 1 cbm

*Cancelled*

Vietnam

Los Angeles

GRI

USD 12.00 w/m Min: 1 cbm

 *Cancelled*

Vietnam

New Jersey

GRI

USD 2.00 w/m Min: 1 cbm

January 15, 2020

We appreciate your support. Please do not hesitate to contact your local CTI representative, if you have any questions or need additional information.

 www.carotrans.com

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