An Operational Recovery Surcharge between Europe and Arabian Gulf, Red Sea & Indian Subcontinent is coming up

An Operational Recovery Surcharge (OCR) is coming into effect for shipments between North Europe* & South Europe* to Arabian Gulf* & Indian Subcontinent* & Red Sea*, in both directions. The OCR will be in effect from January 1, 2024 and is applicable to all containers and cargo types until further notice.

The details for this OCR are listed below:

From Arabian Gulf, Red Sea and Indian Subcontinent to North Europe and South Europe

  • USD 750 per 20’ container
  • USD 1500 per 40’ container

From North Europe and South Europe to Arabian Gulf, Red Sea and Indian Subcontinent

  • USD 500 per 20’ container
  • USD 1000 per 40’ container
  • USD 1500 per 20' and 40’ Reefer container

For your reference, the geographical scope of this increase is explained below:

*Arabian Gulf: United Arab Emirates, Oman, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Iraq, Saudi Arabia Dammam and Al Jubail only).
*Red Sea: Saudi Arabia (Jeddah), Jordan and Yemen
*Indian Subcontinent: India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Maldives.
*North Europe: Germany, Netherlands, United Kingdom, Belgium, France, Poland, Denmark, Sweden, Ireland, Norway, Finland, Lithuania, Czech Republic, Hungary, Latvia, Austria, Switzerland, Slovakia, Estonia, Iceland, Luxembourg.
*South Europe: Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Georgia, Greece, Israel, Montenegro, Libya, Romania, Cyprus, Slovenia, Lebanon, Turkey, Ukraine, Egypt, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Algeria, Morocco, Malta, Tunisia.

If you require more information related to Ocean Tariff rates, please visit the tariff section of our website. As an alternative, please contact our customer service team at your location who will guide you based on your individual situation.

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