PFL Trade Notice: Low Sulphur Fuel Surcharge Effective 21st of October

Dear Valued Customers,

Pacific Forum Line wishes to advise that following monitoring of Low Sulphur Fuel (LSFO) price, for the last month, effective 21st of October an updated Low Sulphur Fuel Surcharge will be applicable on all shipments. LSFO price has increased by more than 10% during the monitoring period, triggering the new tier of the surcharge.

• Australia to / from South Pacific will be USD $133 / TEU
• New Zealand to / from South Pacific Islands will be USD $91 / TEU
• Inter-Island will be USD $183 / TEU

• Reefers: to be applied at USD199 per TEU
• Pacific Forum Line reserves the right to review the LSFO surcharge should the fuel price increase or decrease by 10% during above Q3 21 period
• LSFO for Asia/Europe/Africa/Americas to & from the Pacific Islands and NZ to Cook Island trade is communicated separately

Thank you in advance for all your support and understanding, should you have any points of clarity please don’t hesitate to contact your local representative.

Yours Sincerely,
Pacific Forum Line


Dear Valued Customers,

False declaration, Non-declaration or Misdeclaration of dangerous cargo will not only seriously endanger the safety of vessels, cargo, and crew, but will also produce unpredictable serious consequences.

To maintain the normal commercial order and strengthen safety management, SNL will charge the liquidated damages of USD20,000.00 per container for falsely declared, undeclared or misdeclared dangerous cargo, and will claim all losses and expenses against the responsible parties and investigate their legal liabilities, effective immediately.


SNL is committed to providing safe, convenient, and excellent service. We sincerely hope that our customers do comply with the relevant laws and regulations, truthfully declare cargo information, and jointly create a safe transportation environment.


Thanks again for your kind understanding and support.