ZIM has announced a General Rate Increase (GRI) effective from September 1st. 2011, in Asia Europe and Europe-West Africa trades. For Asia and Indian sub-continent to Europe, Mediterranean and Black Sea it will be US$225/TEU
South Bound from North Europe to West Africa – €110/20’ and €200/40'
South Bound from the UK to West Africa – GBP100/20' and GBP175/40’
Zim said the revision was necessary in order to maintain its current levels of service and high reliability.
The line also announced a Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) of $200/TEU from September 1 in the Asia – Israel trade.