Fuel Surcharges for International Air Cargo Shipping from Japan Effective from October 1st, 2015 (Approved by JCAB)

Fuel Surcharge


The next fuel surcharge will be set as follows according to the average price of jet fuel for the month of August 2015, US$57.25 and come into effect for one month from October 1st, 2015.

Fuel Surcharge for International Cargo (JPY/ kilo) Effective from October 1st, 2015*

Routing Current (JPY) From October 1st (JPY)
Long haul
(Japan - North America, Europe, Middle East)
50 36
Medium haul Asia (Japan - Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, India) 46 34
Short haul Asia (Japan - Korea, Taiwan, China, Philippines) 40 29

*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 November 1st 2015, based on the average price of Singapore kerosene for the month of September, and will be announced in October.

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