PFL Trade Notice: Low Sulphur Fuel Surcharge Effective 1st of January 2022

Dear Valued Customers,

Pacific Forum Line (PFL) wishes to advise that following monitoring of Low Sulphur Fuel (LSFO) price, for the last month, effective 1st of January 2022 an updated Low Sulphur Fuel Surcharge will be applicable on all shipments.

• Australia to / from South Pacific will be USD $228 / TEU
• New Zealand to / from South Pacific Islands will be USD $156 / TEU
• Inter-Island will be USD $315 / TEU

Notes:
• Reefers: to be applied USD342 per TEU
• PFL reserves the right to review the LSFO surcharge monthly, following market bunker price fluctuations
• 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 your support and understanding, should you have any points of clarity please don’t hesitate to contact your local Pacific Forum Line representative.
Yours sincerely,

Pacific Forum Line


SNL Trade Notice: Australian Lane LSS Surcharge Adjustment Notice

Nov 29th, 2021

Dear Valued Customers:

According to the market situation, we would like to adjust our LSS surcharge on the Australia lane from January 1st, 2022, details are as follows:

LSS – Low Sulphur Surcharge

Effective from January 1st, 2022 (ETD Port of Loading)

 

Sinotrans Container Lines reserves the right to review the Low Sulphur surcharge should the fuel price increase or decrease by 10% during above period and will provide 30 days notice if any adjustment is required.

If you have any further questions, please contact your local account manager.


Quay Brisbane Office Closure 3rd December 2021

26/11/21

To our valued customers,

Please note that the Brisbane Quay office will be closed from 12pm local time on Friday 3rd December 2021 for system upgrades and maintenance.

The office will be unattended during this time, so please make arrangements accordingly.

We will open as per normal on Monday 6th December 2021.

If you have any questions please contact your local Quay representative.

Thanks & kind regards

Quay Customer Service


PFL Trade Notice: Australian Bio Security Requirements

Dear Valued Customers,

Pacific Forum Line (PFL) wishes to remind all customers that it is the cargo interests’ responsibility to ensure that all containers (dry and reefer) and break-bulk cargo is inspected and presented at origin ports completely free from any forms of contaminants, as this is an imperative requirement to conform with Australian Bio Security directive.

As a standard requirement, cargo presented to PFL at origin must be free of any contaminants be it dirt, vegetation, mud or any other risk residues at the time of receival.

Upon discharge in Australia, any cargo placed on hold for further inspection by Australian Bio Security and all costs associated with complying and rectifying will be for account of cargo interest (shipper or consignees) with PFL not being responsible for these associated costs.

PFL encourages all cargo interests to familiarize themselves with the Australian Bio Security requirements.

Thank you in advance for your continued support and should you have any further points of clarity please do not hesitate to contact your local PFL Customer service team

Yours sincerely,
Pacific Forum Line


SNL Trade Notice: Low Sulphur Surcharge Update

Dear Valued Customer,

Sinotrans Container Line wishes to advise that following recent monitoring of Low Sulphur fuel price in the market covering the period August to October 2021, they will adjust LSS for the Australia to Asia service from 1st of December 2021 applicable for both Dry & Reefer Cargo as per the below table:

Effective Vessel/Voyage:

BNE: IRENES WAVE V2143N ETD: 3/12

MEL: TIAN SHUN HE V2108N ETD: 3/12

SYD: TIAN SHUN HE V2108N ETD: 7/12

BNE: TIAN SHUN HE V2108N ETD: 10/12

Sinotrans Container Lines reserves the right to review the Low Sulphur surcharge should the fuel price increase or decrease by 10% during above period and will provide 30 days notice if any adjustment is required.

If you have any further questions, please contact your local account manager.

 


PFL Trade Notice: Low Sulphur Fuel Surcharge Effective 2nd of December

Dear Valued Customers,

Pacific Forum Line (PFL) wishes to advise that following monitoring of Low Sulphur Fuel (LSFO) price, for the last month, effective 2nd of December 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 $171 / TEU
• New Zealand to / from South Pacific Islands will be USD $117 / TEU
• Inter-Island will be USD $236 / TEU

Notes:

• Reefers: to be applied USD256.50 per TEU
• Pacific Forum Line reserves the right to review the LSFO surcharge should the fuel price increase or decrease by 10% during above Q4 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 Pacific Forum Line representative.

Yours sincerely,
Pacific Forum Line

 


PFL Trade Notice: DP World Melbourne – Reefer Receivals 30th Oct – 6th Nov 2021

Dear Valued Customers,

Pacific Forum Line (PFL) have been informed by DP World Melbourne that due to congestion and forecasted high reefer volume between the period of 30th October to 6th November 2021, the port will only allow 3 days reefer receival for the following vessels:

• Northern Guild v139N
• Hansa Bitburg v2121
• Majestic ORP9EN1MA

We encourage our customers to regularly check One Stop for receival dates for above those impacted vessels.

We apologize for the inconvenience caused and undertake to keep you appraised as this position develops.
Thank you in advance for your continued support and cooperation, for any further points of clarity please contact your local Pacific Forum Line team.

Yours sincerely,
Pacific Forum Line