PSS and EBS – Trade from NWC-UK, ScanBaltic, West Med, Adriatic & Canary Islands to Canada & Mexico

Geneva, Switzerland, 5 May 2021

Dear Customers,

Due to the strong demand of containers and consequent difficulties to supply needed equipment, together with our willingness to offer reliable services MSC will increase the Equipment Imbalance Surcharge (EBS) and the Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) for cargo moving from NWC, ScanBaltic, West Med, Adriatic and Canary to Canada & Mexico all coasts.

As from 3 June 2021 and until further notice EBS and PSS will increase as follows:

·        EBS: from current USD 1500 to USD 2000 per dry container, and from current USD 2000 to 2500 per reefer container.

·        PSS: from current USD 500 to USD 1000 on all equipment types

Any other elements of the price, for the relevant trades published on, still apply and remain unchanged. Please consult MSC’s website or contact your local agent for any further information.

Thank you for your support,

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company