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Customer Notice

Bunker Fuel & Inland Fuel Surcharges
Westbound North America to Asia

Valued Westwood Customer,

Please note below Westwood Shipping Lines Bunker Fuel (BC) and Intermodal Fuel (IFS) Surcharges, effective January 1, 2017 through March 31, 2017. The Bunker Fuel Charge incorporates the use of the new 0.1% Low Sulfur Fuel component, as required to meet the North America Emissions Control Area (NAECA) standards.

These charges are applicable to all Service Contract, CFA, and Tariff rates as follows:

Bunker Fuel Charge (BC) 01/01/17 - 03/31/17:

$256 PC20, TK - Expiring Dec. 31, 2016 $235/unit
$318 PC40, HC, OT, FR, TK - Expiring Dec. 31, 2016 $293/unit
$447 PHC40 RE (Reefer) - Expiring Dec. 31, 2016 $412/unit
$26 W/M - Expiring Dec. 31, 2016 $22 w/m

Inland Fuel Surcharge (IFS) 01/01/17 - 03/31/17:

Local $47/unit - Expiring Dec. 31, 2016 $46/unit
IPI/MLB $164/unit - Expiring Dec. 31, 2016 $158/unit

For additional information on the Emissions Control Area requirements please visit Westwood Shipping Lines at www.wsl.com. Tables used to determine BC and IFS amounts can be found in Westwood’s tariff.

Westwood thanks all of our customers for your understanding and continued business support.

If you have any questions or require further assistance, please contact your Westwood Sales Manager or Customer Service Specialist at 1-800-220-9752