Rule 201d   General Rate Increase: LCL  Increase


Publication Date: 06/11/2008

Effective Date: 07/13/2008 unless otherwise indicated

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Expiration Date:

Amendment Code: A

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(A) Effective July 13, 2008


Except as otherwise provided for in individual rate items the following General Rate Increase will apply to all LCL shipments between the US, USVI, Puerto Rico and the Eastern Caribbean, Guyana, British Virgin Islands, Turks & Caicos, Dominican Republic, and Cayman Islands effective July 13, 2008 as stated below:

LCL  rates shall be increased 5% rounded to highest $0.05. The calculation of the GRI will be based on the sum of all charges included in the LCL ocean freight rate.

Increase applies for cargo moving southbound and northbound.  Increase applies to dry and refrigerated LCL rates.  Increase applies to all tariff and service contracts.

Exceptions: not applicable to the Bahamas (Nassau, Freeport and Marsh Harbour)