Fuel Surcharges for International Air Cargo Shipping from Japan Effective from November 1st, 2013

Fuel Surcharge


The next fuel surcharge will be set as follows according to the average price of jet fuel for the month of September, US$ 123.91, and come into effect for one month from November 1st, 2013.

Fuel Surcharge for International Cargo (JPY/ kilo) Effective from November 1st, 2013*

Routing Current (JPY) From November 1st (JPY)
*No change from
October 1
Long haul
(Japan - N America, Europe, Middle East)
127 127
Medium haul Asia (Japan - Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, India) 91 91
Short haul Asia
(Japan - Korea, Taiwan, China, Philippines)
77 77

*subject to approval by the relevant government authorities and may be changed without notice

Fuel surcharge will be calculated based on chargeable weight except Minimum rate class shipments.

Conditions for Revision (and Removal) of the Surcharge

The next revision to the cargo Fuel Surcharge, if any, will take effect on December 1, based on the average price of Singapore kerosene for the month of October, and will be announced in November.

If the monthly average cost of Singapore kerosene falls below US$35 per barrel, the fuel surcharge will be removed altogether.

Your kind cooperation and understanding are highly appreciated.

Fuel Surcharge according to average jet fuel price