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Bunker Increases to South America from Houston
November 01, 2007



Seaboard Marine wishes to advise its customers that due to the continued increases in fuel costs and operational expenses, there will be an increase on our Bunker Charge and Panama Canal Surcharge effective December 1, 2007 for breakbulk and LCL cargoes moving to/from the Port of Houston. This increase will apply to the open tariff rates and service contracts, both southbound and northbound.
Current Charge New Charge
Bunker $ 24.75 W/M $ 32.00 W/M
Panama Canal $  5.00 W/M $   7.50 W/M
The Bunker Charge applies to Colombia, Venezuela, Chile and Peru while the Panama Canal Surcharge only applies to Chile and Peru.