Ocean Fuel Surcharge Increase
Both Pasha Hawaii and Matson Navigation have announced the an increase crease for the Ocean Fuel Surcharge.  Effective Sunday, November 20, 2016 the cost of fuel for Hawaii and Guam shipments will increase by 1.5%.

Location Current Price Price as of November 20
Hawaii 18% 20%
Guam 18.5% 20.5%

Although Approved does not have direct control over when and how the bunker fuel price is calculated – we are preparing creative strategies to help you maximize your bottom line.


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-The Approved Team