Update of EBS (Emergency Bunker Surcharge)
Dear ZIM Customer,
Following the decreases in bunker prices since the last EBS adjustment, it has been decided to update the EBS (*) applies upon FAK (Freight All Kind) cargo, in several trades, as detailed below.
The updated rates for those trades are listed below for your convenience (the data refers to ZIM’s base ports in each trade) and shall be implemented as of January 1st, 2019(***), till further notice:
Med (E&W) to/from North America & Central America & Caribbean (except Canadian export)
Canada to Med
ISC to Med/Black Sea & Europe
Med/Black Sea & Europe to ISC
China ports to Med/Black Sea & Europe (*)
Far East (excl. China Ports) to Med/Black Sea & Europe
Med/Black Sea & Europe to Far East
Intra Med (E&W) & Black Sea (incl. ADR and TYR Trades)
North Europe and Baltic/Scand. to Med/Black Sea
Med/Black Sea to North Europe and Baltic/Scand.
(*) For Export China - the charge is BAF
- Above charges are additional to the applicable base freight charge, THC, bunker charges and security and PSS related charges which are provided in ZIM's Tariff Calculator (U.S. trades are provided in www.boterates.com User: ZfreA6 Password: Access16!) as well as other charges for additional services, local charges and contingency charges.
- For further details kindly see our website zim.com or contact our local sales/customer service representative.
For details regarding specific agreements, other commodities and other cargo types, such as reefer cargo, please approach our local office.
Our customer service team is at your disposal for any inquiry.
ZIM Integrated Shipping
(***) These rates are unaffected by, and do not affect, any tariff notified, published or filed in accordance with local regulatory requirements. For trades subject to the US Shipping Act or the China Maritime Regulations, application is subject to the publication and effective date requirements of those statutes / regulations. Quotations or mitigation of published surcharges that vary from ZIM’s tariff shall not be binding unless included in a service contract or amendment that has been filed with the Federal Maritime Commission (“FMC”) or the Shanghai Shipping Exchange, as applicable.
(****) Russian trades are excluded. For details regarding freight and charges for Russian trades please contact the local sales/customer representative.