Fuel Surcharges for International Air Cargo Shipping from Japan Effective from January 1st, 2016

Fuel Surcharge


The next fuel surcharge will be set as follows according to the average price of jet fuel for the month of November, USD 57.44, and come into effect for one month from January 1st, 2016.

Fuel Surcharge for International Cargo (JPY/ kilo) Effective from January 1st, 2016*

Routing Current (JPY) From Dec 1st (JPY)
*No change from Dec 1st
Long haul
(Japan - N America, Europe, Middle East, Oceania)
36 36
Medium haul Asia (Japan - Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, India) 34 34
Short haul Asia (Japan - Korea, Taiwan, China, Philippines) 29 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 February 1st 2016, based on the average price of Singapore kerosene for the month of December, and will be announced in January.

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