Price and Surcharge Updates

Overweight Surcharge (OWS) from India to West Africa


In a continued effort to provide its customers with reliable and efficient services, CMA CGM informs its customers of the following Overweight Surcharge applicable until further notice:

Effective June 1st, 2020 (B/L date):


  • From India (East & West Coasts)
  • To West African ports listed below (*)
  • Cargo: 20' containers with gross weight exceeding 14 tons (tare included)
  • Quantum: USD 200 per 20'
  • Payment: as per freight

(*) Ports concerned are the following :

Country Ports
Angola Cabinda, Luanda, Lobito, Namibe, Soyo
Benin Cotonou
Cameroon Douala, Kribi
Congo Pointe Noire
DRC Banana, Boma, Matadi
Gabon Libreville
Ghana Tema
Namibia Walvis Bay
Nigeria Apapa, Tincan/Lagos