Friday, 02 June 2017
Strike in Spanish ports – Spain Congestion Surcharge
Dear MOL Customer,
We regret to advise that the Spanish dockworkers
unions have announced to go on strike in all ports in Spain on June 5, 7 and 9,
2017 and possibly thereafter.
Vessels calling the Spanish ports during this period,
and shortly thereafter, will be affected. Considering the above situation we
are forced to implement a congestion surcharge of EUR 16 per TEU.
The said surcharge will apply to all loading and
discharging moves in Spanish ports. The surcharge shall stay in force until the
industrial action is formally withdrawn and the situation normalized for a
Please visit our website for related Basic Ocean
Freight rates, Bunker surcharge (BAF), Low Sulphur Surcharge (LSF), THC (origin
or destination), Peak Season surcharges and Security related surcharges which
are accessible on our website.
We sincerely regret the inconvenience caused and we
hope a solution to the situation will be found soon. In the meantime we will do
the utmost to assist you to the best of our abilities.
If you have any questions do not hesitate to contact your local sales
office. Contact details can be found on our website www.molpower.com.
MOL (Europe) B.V.