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 […]