Ocean Freight News - ex Asia to NZ Rate Restoration (January 2020)

Ocean Freight News - ex Asia to NZ Rate Restoration (January 2020)

The Hong Kong-based container shipping and logistics service company OOCL has advised a rate restoration for the Southbound ex Asia to New Zealand trade.


Followed are the detailed rates:

  • US$300/20’
  • US$600/40’

The above rates will be applicable from 1st January 2020 for both dry and refrigerated cargoes in the base ocean freight going from Asia to ports in New Zealand.

This increase will be applied in full on top of existing ongoing market rates and will be subject to ancillary surcharges applicable at the time of shipment.

Note that the applicable date is based on shipment onboard date.

Whale will continue to monitor ocean freight rates and keep customers updated.

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