BAF and ECA - United States & Canada West Coast to South America, Central America, Mexico and Caribbean

02-Dec-2016

Customer Information North & Central America & Caribbean

Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF) and Emission Control Area (ECA) Surcharge

(Morristown, New Jersey)… Effective January 1, 2017 the following Bunker Surcharge (BAF) adjustments will take effect:

  • United States and Canada West Coast ports to South America, Central America, Mexico and Caribbean will remain at $590/20’ and $1,180/40’.


Effective January 1, 2017 the following Emission Control Area (ECA) Surcharge adjustments will take effect:

  • United States and Canada West Coast ports to South America, Central America, Mexico and Caribbean will remain at $26/20’ and $52/40’.


Tariff as well as existing services contracts will be subject to this change. The Bunker Surcharge will continue to be monitored on a quarterly basis and adjustments will be made following the review period, with appropriate notice given to the trade.

Please contact your Hamburg Süd representative with any questions that you may have.