EU Price Announcement - Trade from Australia and New Zealand to Europe

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company announces the following new freight rates as from 12 April 2021 until further notice but not beyond 31 May 2021.

All Prices are in US Dollars unless otherwise specified.


  • The below charges are applicable on the above rates:
    • SCS (Suez Canal Surcharge):  USD 35/20 DV and USD 70/40 DV-HC
    • PCS (Panama Canal Surcharge) when applicable:  USD 160/20 DV and USD 320 /40 DV-HC
    • CSF (Carrier Security Fee):  USD 11/container
    • PSS (Peak Season Surcharge):
      • Australia: USD 200/container
      • New Zealand: USD 300/20’ and USD 500/40 DV-HC
  • FAK excludes all IMO Category commodities and high value commodities.
  • Local and contingency charges may also apply, for further information please contact your local MSC agent.
  • Tariffs for other port pairs on the trade, commodities and container types (including reefers) that are not listed above may also be subject to increases. Please contact your local MSC agent for queries related to commodities not included in FAK rates, port pairs, or specific equipment or other pricing information not included in this Price Announcement.
  • MSC Agencies’ standard terms and conditions apply including MSC’s standard Bill of Lading, see Unless otherwise specified in MSC agencies’ standard terms and conditions, MSC shall allow 3 days’ free time to collect and return the container.
  • For Price Items that are accessible only by a link from this Price Announcement, the price of the Item may change. Therefore, you must check the Price of the linked item on the same day that you contact your local MSC agent for a quotation.