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+++++  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’.


Dear Madam/Sir,

As of 25 May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force. The GDPR refers to information stored electronically regarding identified or identifiable living natural persons or individuals.

Currently we are taking all necessary measures to ensure that the processing of any personal data is compliance with the GDPR.

The personal data received directly from you will be processed for the purposes of our administration, and/or performance of the agreement/contract which is binding on the two companies and all communication related to shipping and logistics on a business-to-business basis. Your data will not be transferred to third parties and will be held for the legally established period for storage and prescription of liability.

Kindly be noted that you have certain rights with regards to the processing of your personal data.

We hereby confirm that, upon your request at any time or if desired, an immediate removal and deletion from our company data base will be taken from the particular circular list.

We are at your disposal.

Best Regards,