Kindly be advised that Shipping lines MSC / CMA CGM, offering the Australia Direct service to Australia and New Zealand, have announced the introduction of a GRI (General Rate Increase) and the cancellation of the PSS (Peak Season surcharge).

The GRI amounts on FCL and effective dates announced by the Lines are:

MSC 1st April 2021 USD 600 / Teu Dry container
USD 600 / Teu Reefer container

CMA 1st April 2021 USD 500 / Teu Dry container
USD 500 / Unit Reefer container

The PSS (Peak Season Surcharge) introduced in March 2021 will be cancelled from 1st of April,2021.

Please do not hesitate to contact your local VGL Representative for any further information or clarification.