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Monthly Archives: March 2016

LCL Import Customer Advisory 15-018 *Cancelled*

Issue Date: March 31, 2016

 

LCL Import Customer Advisory 15-018 *Cancelled*

General Rate Increase (GRI)

The previously announced General Rate Increase (GRI) effective April 1, 2016 has been cancelled. Details as per below:

 

Origin

Destinations

Type

Amount

Effective

Date

China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan

USA

GRI

USD 12.00 w/m Min: 1 cbm

*Cancelled*

 

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CaroTrans Export Advisory 16-002

Issue Date: March 18, 2016

 

CaroTrans Export Advisory 16-002

 

The previously announced Terminal Congestion Surcharge (TCS) effective February 14, 2015 has been suspended. Details as per below:

Origin

Destinations

Surcharge

Rate

Effective Date

Los Angeles, Portland,
San Francisco, and Seattle CFS

All destinations sailing via USWC ports

Terminal Congestion Surcharge

3.00 w/m

Min: 1 cbm

Suspended March 18, 2016

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representative, if you have any questions or need additional information.

 

 

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CaroTrans Broadens European Import Service Network

CaroTrans Broadens European Import Service Network

 

– Adds direct, weekly Germany to Detroit LCL service to global portfolio –

 

 

Clark, New Jersey, March 1, 2016CaroTrans, a leading global NVOCC (non-vessel operating common carrier) and ocean freight consolidator, today announces a new, direct Hamburg, Germany to Detroit, Michigan LCL import service with a 16 day transit time.  CaroTrans launches this service with its longstanding partner fair trade, a leading global NVOCC in Germany and partner over 15 years.  Established in 1992, fair trade offers 175 direct weekly export and import groupage services worldwide.  The first sailing is March 5th.  Automotive parts and accessories and other industrial products are major imports on this trade.

 

CaroTrans has a total of 13 direct, weekly LCL import and export services between the U.S. and Germany.  This new connection is the first direct service to Detroit from Europe.  Logistics providers and their shipper customers increasingly require global service options for greater supply chain flexibility and to meet challenging market conditions.

 

“We’re always looking for ways to improve our service portfolio to address market demand so our customers have the transportation solutions they need to meet their customers’ supply chain requirements.  With fair trade, we deliver reliable, time-sensitive LCL services to support trade between the U.S. and Germany,” said Greg Howard, CaroTrans, CEO.

 

Nina Berninghausen, Managing Director, fair trade, “We’re pleased to be expanding our cooperation with CaroTrans.  Together, we offer a wide-range of direct sailings between Hamburg and Bremerhaven and New York, Chicago, Charleston, Miami, Houston, Los Angeles, and now Detroit.

 

CaroTrans serves U.S. markets with its comprehensive network of local container freight stations and 13 offices nationwide.  Shipments for this service will be handled by the CaroTrans Cleveland office.

 

About CaroTrans

 

Established in 1979, CaroTrans International is one of the world’s leading NVOCCs providing global LCL (less-than container load) and FCL (full container load) services.  CaroTrans has a network of offices in Asia, Europe, South America, Oceania, and the United States, along with strong local partners, to offer a global reach that is truly unique.

 

The CaroTrans suite of Web-based and EDI-enabled e-commerce tools include booking, ocean and inland rates, sailing schedules, and tracking.  They are an essential part of CaroTrans’ commitment to delivering faster, more efficient freight management solutions.  For import shipments, CaroTrans Online Freight Release solution provides logistics service providers with direct control of the release of their customers’ cargo.

 

CaroTrans is a people driven company with dedicated and knowledgeable team members who engage customers with passion and experience on a local level.

 

For additional information, visit: www.carotrans.com

 

Contacts:

CaroTrans, Greg Howard, 732-540-8121, gregh@carotrans.com

CKL Communications, Carol Lerner, 973.635.6923, ckl.communications@gmail.com

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LCL Import Customer Advisory 15-018

Issue Date: February 29, 2016

 

LCL Import Customer Advisory 15-018

General Rate Increase (GRI)

CaroTrans will implement the following General Rate Increase (GRI) effective April 1, 2016. Details as per below:

Origin

Destinations

Type

Amount

Effective

Date

China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan

USA

GRI

USD 12.00 w/m Min: 1 cbm

April 1, 2016

 

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.

 

 

 

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LCL Import Customer Advisory 15-015 *Cancelled*

Issue Date: February 29, 2016

 

LCL Import Customer Advisory 15-015 *Cancelled*

Peak Season Surcharge (PSS)

The previously announced implementation of the Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) effective January 1st, 2016 has been cancelled. Details as per below:

 

Origin

Destinations

Type

Amount

Effective

Date

China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan

USA

PSS

USD 8.00 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.

 

 

 

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LCL Import Customer Advisory 15-017 *Cancelled*

Issue Date: February 29, 2016

 

LCL Import Customer Advisory 15-017

General Rate Increase (GRI)

The previously announced General Rate Increase (GRI) effective March 1, 2016 has been cancelled. Details as per below:

Origin

Destinations

Type

Amount

Effective

Date

China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan

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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