Hamburg Sud Peak Season Surcharge

We have been advised that due to rising equipment and service costs associated with higher volume in the period from August – December, Hamburg Süd will introduce a “Peak Season Surcharge” (PSS) in the trade from Southeast Asia to Australia.

The fee will apply to all shipments effective from 15 August 2010 and in the amount of:
US$ 250/20’ container and US$ 500/40’ standard or high cube container.

Source: Hamburg Sud