Price and Surcharge Updates

Spain-Caribbean & WCSA Trades: Emergency Port Congestion Surcharge in Spanish ports

For several weeks, shipping lines have been facing hectic and unstable port situation in Spain.


In order to keep our service at the highest level which you are accustomed to expect and to keep the existing network running, CMA CGM MEDCARIBE and MED AMERICAS lines are announcing an EPCS (Emergency Port Congestion Surcharge) as follows:


  • Date of implementation: March 10th, 2017 (B/L date)
  • Quantum: EUR 100 / TEU
  • Scope: All Spanish ports served on Spain-Caribbean & WCSA Trades (Import/Export)