General Rate Increase

São Paulo, June 1st 2015



Dear Customer,



As a consequence of unsustainable freight levels in the Trade between the East Coast of South America and East Coast of North America, Hamburg Süd and Aliança will increase the rates for all shipments



from Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay

to United States East Coast and Canada.

The GRI, of U$300/20ft and U$500/40ft,

will become effective as of July 1 st, 2015



and will be applicable for both DRY and REEFER shipments. Should you need additional clarification, please do not hesitate to contact your Sales Representative and/or our Customer Service Team