West Coast Port Congestion Update

The West Coast Port Congestion situation in the United States is only getting worse and continues to have a trickle effect on supply chains across the globe  including driving up air cargo prices.   Although there still hasn’t been a complete lockout or shutdown as […]

GRI Announcement December 15, 2014

U.S. Import General Rate Increase for Full Container Freight Carriers have announced a General Rate Increase (GRI) for the Asia to North America Lane effective December 15, 2014.  Based on this information, please be aware that Scarbrough will begin charging GRI on FCL cargo that departs […]

GRI ANNOUNCEMENT November 15, 2014

U.S. Import General Rate Increase for Full Container Freight Carriers have announced a General Rate Increase (GRI) for the Asia to North America Lane effective November 15, 2014.  Based on this information, please be aware that Scarbrough will begin charging GRI on FCL cargo that departs […]

GRI ANNOUNCEMENT OCTOBER 15, 2014

U.S. Import General Rate Increase for Full Container Freight Carriers have announced a General Rate Increase (GRI) for the Asia to North America Lane effective October 15, 2014.  Based on this information, please be aware that Scarbrough will begin charging GRI on FCL cargo that […]

GRI Announcement September 1, 2014

U.S. Import General Rate Increase for Full Container Freight Carriers have announced a General Rate Increase (GRI) for the Asia to North America Lane effective September 1, 2014.  Based on this information, please be aware that Scarbrough will begin charging GRI on FCL cargo that […]

GRI Announcement August 1, 2014

U.S. Import General Rate Increase for Full Container Freight Carriers have announced a General Rate Increase (GRI) for the Asia to North America Lane effective August 1, 2014.  Based on this information, please be aware that Scarbrough will begin charging GRI on FCL cargo that […]

Peak Season Surcharge delayed until July 1

U.S. Import Peak Season Surcharge for Full Container Freight Carriers have postponed the Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) originally announced for June 15, until July 1, 2014. This effects the Asia to North America lane. Based on this information, please be aware that Scarbrough will begin […]

Bunker Adjustment Factor Increase

U.S. Import BAF Increase for Full Container Freight Carriers have amended the Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF) for the Asia to North America Lane effective July 1, 2014.  Based on this information, please be aware that Scarbrough will begin amending BAF on FCL cargo that departs […]

Peak Season Surcharge Update

U.S. Import Peak Season Surcharge for Full Container Freight Carriers have announced a Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) for the Asia to North America Lane effective June 15, 2014.  Based on this information, please be aware that Scarbrough will begin charging PSS on FCL cargo that […]

Early Peak Season May be Among Us

Strong Asia-US cargo demand,           tight vessel space suggests early peak season Excerpt from American Journal of Transportation |  Apr 30 2014 Transpacific container lines continue to experience a surge in eastbound bookings that began in January and is expected to […]