THAI TERMINAL HANDLING CHARGES TO RISE

THAI TERMINAL HANDLING CHARGES TO RISE

The Japan/Thailand Freight Conference will increase Thai terminal handling charges as of Nov. 1, the conference's Tokyo office said.

The charge per 20-foot container will increase to 2,600 baht ($104) from the current 2,000 baht. The conference also will increase its terminal charge for 40-foot boxes to 3,900 baht per container from the current 3,000 baht.The charge for less-than-containerload shipments will rise to 100 baht from the current 80 baht per revenue ton.