Trans-Atlantic Market – Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF) Update Effective 1 October 2019
Please be advised that APL will apply the following Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF) - also known as Fuel Adjustment Factor (FAF) - with effect from 1 October 2019 until further notice, for the service scope stated below:
*Reduced BAF quantum for North America West Coast-Europe is the result of a change in formula.
IFO 380 remains the reference fuel oil for APL’s 2019 Q4 BAF computation.
The BAF will be applied to the Freight All Kind (FAK). The associated basic freights can be found here. Other Bunker related surcharges, Terminal Handling Charges (Origin and Destination), Peak season charges and similar charges and Safety and Security related surcharges may also apply and are accessible here. In some cases, the amount of one or several of the aforesaid items are nil. Other charges such as contingency and local charges may also apply. All out ports will be subjected to add-ons.
For more information, please contact your local APL representative. We thank you for your business and continued support.