Shipping company announces hike in rates to Caribbean destinations
BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CUOPM) — The cost of shipping to St Kitts and Nevis and other Caribbean islands from the United States is to increase.
Tropical Shipping has announced plans to implement a general rate increase for shipments between the continental US, Canada, the US Virgin Islands, Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Dominican Republic, Anguilla, Antigua, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Nevis, St Barth’s, St Kitts, St Lucia, St Maarten, St Vincent and Trinidad.
“Increases will take effect September 16 in the amount of $125 per 20-foot equipment and $250 per 40-foot equipment, with other hikes for vehicles and breakbulk cargo,” Tropical Shipping said in a statement at the weekend.
The shipping company said the increases will apply to all open tariff and service contract rates for dry and refrigerated cargo.
Source: Caribbean News
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