Rule 2.49: Freight Rate Conversion


Publication Date: 08/16/2011

Effective Date: 08/16/2011

Through Date:

Expiration Date:

Amendment Code: I

Special Use Number:

Request #: JACBROD255 Revision: Original


Unless otherwise provided for by specified rate in Carrier’s tariff, the following rule can be applied for creating rates on equipment greater than 40’. 

Any cargo booked for 45’ equipment is subject to equipment availability, Carrier’s acceptance and Carrier’s ability to carry at origin and destination. 

Accessorials used will be for greater than 40’; in the absence of greater than 40’ accessorials, apply the same conversion formula to the existing assessorial.


Applies between the Continental United States and the following:






40’ Rate to 45’ Rate (Dry Container)

Applicable rate + (plus) 22% of 40X

Base Ocean Freight , to nearest $10

All others

40' Rate to 45' Rate (Dry Container)

Applicable rate + (plus) 12.5% of the 40X Base Ocean Freight  to nearest $10