FCL charge starts Friday week...

It is $12 for each FCL.

The container depots say the fee is necessary because there has been law enforcement pressure on them (via their responsibility as loading managers in the Chain of Responsibility Legislation) to implement a better and more visible process with regards to empty containers.

This has meant introducing on May 6 a software program and the necessary staff that goes with it.

The transport companies also expect it will be more work for them. They say the process will not only take extra administration time but will possibly create additional road trips to return or collect empty containers.

We appreciate your understanding at this time and welcome any contact you wish to make with us about this issue.

The Team at Hodder Logistics International.

Source: Hodder Logistics International

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