FCL (Ocean Cargo Container) Rate Details

Type of cargo:
  • weight of up to 40,000 lbs;
  • rate is valid for non hazmat cargo.  Hazmat, dangerous goods, or shipments with batteries require full packing list;
  • rate is not valid for any other prohibited or regulated cargo requiring special license at origin, destination or by transport company, including but not limited to scrap or recycling or bulk materials;
Services included in above rate and stipulation:
  • drayage from rate as provided may include trucking transfer from truck/CFS terminal in a city or metro area specified in the quote to actual port of containerization or loading onto vessel;
  • transit times vary.  typical international ocean port to ocean port a transit time of 20-70 days, after final cargo screening; 
  • export documentation (BOL), shipper to supply packing list, commercial invoice and gross mass verification; 
  • origin terminal charges and BOL fees;
  • transit times vary.  typical international ocean port to ocean port a transit time of 14-70 days, after final cargo screening and loading on vessel;
Not included in the rate is any service not specified above, but more particularly:
  • Loading costs which are estimated against a completed packing list specifying origin address, the estimated number of (boxes, furniture and other articles) description of articles and value;
  • insurance, typically based upon commodity and lane @ $1.49 per declared $100.00 value and $50.00 for general cargo; and $2.95 per $100.00 value declared, minimum of $125.00 for a personal effects;
  • ***does not include hazmat or dangerous good may include lithium batteries, flammables (perfumes); aerosols, etc.*** ;
  • Dangerous Goods handling fees or other surcharges including those for lithium batteries;
  • AES / ITN filing when required by US Customs @$95.00 USD;
  • Export/Import inspections by governing authorities or carrier inspections at origin, destination or while in transit;
  • Fumigation that may be required by country of import/export;
  • destination clearing, terminal handling charges, and destination delivery order, BOL fee, demurrage fees;
  • Duties, Excise Taxes and VAT where applicable;
  • destination drayage / delivery. 
The offering is subject to:
  • acceptance of commodity by carrier and governing jurisdictions;
  • availability of equipment and drivers;
  • valid for 30 calendar days from issuance;
  • a booking confirmation issued upon approval of shippers completed packing list/inventory of effects and commercial/pro forma invoice
  • other terms and conditions that may be issued by the carrier or provider from time to time.
  • general terms and conditions published at: http://www.transport-agent.com/shippers