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Containerships announces sulphur surcharge

[ November 10, 2014   //   ]

Shortsea operator Containerships is to add a surcharge of 470 on all containers to and from Teesport, Sheerness, Ghent, Rotterdam, Aarhus from the New Year, following the introduction of new Sulphur emission limits for ships. For Ireland, the surcharge will be €100. The current 2014 bunker adjustment factor (BAF) will be ‘frozen’ and included in the freight amount.