For full price information, please visit COSCO SHIPPING LINES’s website  :

+++++  Dear customer, ++++++

Considering the increased risk situation around the Middle East, especially for cargo moving through the Hormuz strait/Gulf of Aden/Persian Gulf,

COSCO SHIPPING LINES decided to implement a WRS (War Risk Surcharge) for all shipments of AET trade on ocean freight payer’s account and effective as from 21/07/2019 till further notice.

Amount: $ 50,- per TEU Effective as from 21/07/2019;


1. Gulf area includes: Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia (Eastern Coastal), Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates & Oman.

2. Europe includes: North West Europe and Mediterranean countries involved. WRS is floating and will be reviewed till further notice. It will invoiced on top of basic ocean freight and other surcharges.

3.      For Syria inbound shipments, a WRS of $ 74,- / $ 148,- will be implemented.

We draw your attention to our new storage charges valid as from 1st of February 2019.  New charges will be applicable for containers loaded on or discharged from vessel as from 1st of February 2019.

Please be informed that as from 01.12.2018, COSCO Shipping Lines will apply an EIS (equipment imbalance charge) for shipments from Europe to Indonesia of usd 20/20’ and usd 30/40’.




1. General
The information and material contained in this Website (hereinafter "the Information") has been prepared solely for the purpose of providing information about Cosco Belgium NV, its subsidiaries and partners to interested parties.

This Website has been compiled in good faith and is provided without any warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to any implied warranties or implied terms of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. Cosco Belgium will try to keep the Information updated but none of the parties involved in creating, producing, delivering or maintaining this Website accept any responsibility resulting from possible claims or losses when using the Information found on this Website, the links on it or through downloading the Information and you use the Information entirely at your own risk.

Any copyrights and other intellectual property rights with respect to the Website, including the Information, belong to and remain with Cosco Belgium N.V. You require the prior written consent of Cosco Belgium N.V. for any other use of the Information than required for viewing the Website. The information is subject to change and you should therefore always verify the Information before you act upon it by calling the local office of Cosco Belgium N.V. its subsidiary or partner.

2. Information
This Website does not collect any kind of information in which the visitor of this Website can be identified (name, address, telephone number or email address) unless the visitor of this Website voluntarily provides this kind of information. When making use of the email possibilities available under the "Contacts" section of this Website you declare that you are making use of these possibilities for professional use only and this on behalf of your company and not for any kind of personal use. The only use of the "Contacts" section is to provide you with a means to contact us through a contact list of staff members of Cosco Belgium N.V.

In some events it is possible that we gather some non-personal info that can not identify the visitor of this Website such as the type of browser the visitor uses, as well as the kind of computer system the visitor has and the domain name of the website from where the visitor entered this Website.

3. Links
When making use of links on this website (Vessel particulars, E-business, etc.) you agree to have the knowledge that you are being redirected to the Website
Whenever following these links you agree to do this under the Privacy Policy of the Website you are being redirected to. Since this Privacy Policy is not under the control of Cosco Belgium N.V. we are not liable for any of the contents you may find on this Website nor are we liable for any damage, cost, loss or consequence resulting from following these links.

If you want to register with Coscon ( for making use of the E-Business provided by Coscon you declare that you agree that any kind of info you provide upon registering on voluntary basis will be registered directly with Coscon under the Privacy Policy of Coscon for which Cosco Belgium N.V. is not liable.