SCA CIRCULAR 2/2006
Circular No. 2/2006
On the surcharge against tiers of containers and lashes on the weather deck of container vessels and lash vessels
Circular 5/2003 concerning the surcharge against tiers of containers and lashes on the weather deck of Container vessels Lash vessels shall be canceled and replaced by what follows:
Container vessels and Lash vessels carrying containers or lashes on the weather deck will be subject to the following surcharges of the Suez Canal dues:
2% for vessels carrying one tier of containers or lashes.
4% for vessels carrying two tiers of containers or lashes.
6% for vessels carrying three tiers of containers or lashes.
8% for vessels carrying four tiers of containers or lashes.
11% for vessels carrying five tiers of containers.
15% for vessels carrying six tiers of containers.
17% for vessels carrying seven
tiers of containers.
This however, shall be increased of the rate of 1% for each extra tier exceeding 7 tiers ie:
18% for vessels carrying eight tiers of containers.
This circular comes into force as from 1/4/2007
Director, of Transit Dept.
ENG. EL-Sayed Zakria EL-Saaty