NVOs release SOLAS container pricing details

CaroTrans will charge $15 as an administrative fee for shipper-generated VGMs accompanying LCL and FCL shipments. If an LCL shipment arrives without a VGM or outside the acceptable legal tolerance, the shipper will have to pay a $25 weigh and inspection fee. For FCL shipments, shippers must pay for all additional charges needed to generate a VGM.

For LCL shipments without a VGM, ECU Worldwide will charge a minimum of $25 and a $7 per weigh and inspection fee per additional shipment. FCL shippers must pay the full cost of VGM generation and a $15 administrative fee.

Shipco Transport will charge a $15 administrative fee for LCL shipments that rises to $25 per bill of lading and $8 per additional container per bill of lading for FCL shipments. For LCL shipments without a VGM, Shipco will generate one for a minimum of $25 and a $7.50 weigh and inspection fee per additional shipment. FCL shipments without a VGM must pay the entire cost of VGM generation plus a fee of $25 per container.

Vanguard Logistics Services will charge a flat $25 fee per bill of lading for LCL and FCL shipments. If a shipper does not provide a VGM for FCL shipments they must pay for all costs associated with VGM generation in addition to the flat $25 fee.

(JOC)