Date: 28 June 2019
SUBJECT: War Risk Surcharge (WRS) for all shipments to / from / routing via Middle East
- with effect from 7 JULY 2019
With reference to the recent maritime incidents in the Arabian Gulf, Ship Underwriters have decided to impose a War Risk Premium covering the increasing risks to serve the area.
Emirates Shipping Line will therefore in order to continue serving the Middle East Region uninterrupted need to recover the related costs from cargo owners in short notice.
The War Risk Surcharge will be implemented for all shipments to / from / via Middle East per below details:
Scope: All shipments to / from / routing via Middle East
(Excluding Export from China)
Quantum: USD 52 PER TEU
Effective: 7 July 2019 (per sailing day)
Payment Term: by freight paying party
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