CMA CGM Announces New FAK Rates for Asia-North Europe Line

CMA CGM has announced updated Freight All Kinds (FAK) rates, impacting shipments originating from all Asian ports (including Japan, Southeast Asia, and Bangladesh) destined for all North European ports (UK and ports from Portugal to Finland/Estonia).

Effective Date: This revised pricing structure takes effect for shipments with a loading date at the origin port starting April 1st, 2024, and will remain in place until further notice.

What Cargo Types are Affected?

These new FAK rates apply to a wide range of cargo, ensuring flexibility for your shipping needs:

  • Dry Cargo: Standard containerized goods that don’t require temperature control.
  • Out-of-Gauge (OOG) Cargo: Oversized or oddly shaped cargo requiring specialized handling.
  • Reefer Containers: Temperature-controlled containers for perishable goods.
  • Paying Empty Containers: Empty containers being repositioned for future use (additional fees may apply).

Updated FAK Rates (Effective April 1st, 2024):

  • 20′ GP Container: US$2,100
  • 40′ GP/40′ HC/40′ Reefer Container: US$3,800

Benefits for Shippers:

  • Enhanced Cost Planning: Knowing the updated rates allows for more accurate budgeting and cost forecasting for your Asia-North Europe shipments.
  • Reliable Network: CMA CGM boasts a vast and reliable network, ensuring efficient and secure transportation for your diverse cargo types.
  • Streamlined Shipping: With clear pricing and extensive coverage, CMA CGM simplifies your Asia-North Europe logistics needs.

Stay Informed:

As global shipping costs can fluctuate, staying updated on FAK rates is crucial for informed business decisions. Consider this information a valuable resource for your upcoming Asia-North Europe shipments.


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