Low Sulphur brings a lot of “entertainment” lately, here it goes on:
Update of Low Sulphur Fuel Surcharge (LSF)
on South Africa/ Asia- North Europe Trade
As from January 2015 all shipping lines calling the Emission Control Areas (ECA) have to use higher-quality fuels with a max. content of 0.1% sulphur resulting in an annual cost increase.
Please note that LSF updated in Europe effective January 01st , 2015 as per below.
1) On Line: Trunk VSL Calling
2) Off Line: No Trunk VSL Calling
3) AEW ( Asia-Europe Westbound), AEE ( Asia-Europe Eastbound), FE N/S ( South Africa –Europe
Please do not hesitate to contact your local Hanjin sales office in case of any further question