MSC to Implement Asia-Mediterranean, Black Sea Surcharge

MSC to Implement Asia-Mediterranean, Black Sea Surcharge

Mediterranean Shipping Co. will apply a peak-season surcharge to cargo from Asia to the Mediterranean and Black Sea, starting June 1:

  • From Asia to all Mediterranean countries, excluding Turkey, Syria and the Black Sea, as well as the Adriatic and North Africa, the surcharge will be $700 per 20-foot-equivalent unit.
  • From Asia to Turkey and the Black Sea, the surcharge will be $500 per TEU.
  • From Asia to Syria, the surcharge will be €575 (about US$756) per TEU.