Update to MPI Bio-Security Entry Levy
We have received a notice from New Zealand Customs Release Issue 461.
For our clients who operate on a Customs Deferred payment account direct with NZ Customs please take note of the below increases effective on the 1st of July 2018.
Bio-Security levy will increase from $17.37 to $ 20.36 +GST
Customs Import Transaction Fee remains at $ 25.44 +GST
Total levy will be $ 45.80 +GST
This levy is paid to MPI and funds higher levels of border bio-security.
Southbound Rate Restoration effective 1st July for Southbound Shipments into New Zealand
To ensure the sustainability of service and products, please be advised that all shipping lines will be implementing a Southbound Rate Restoration effective for cargoes Shipped On Board week effective 1st July 2018 into New Zealand at a quantum of US$100 per TEU and US$200 per FEU.
This increase will apply in full on top of existing market rates and will be subject to the usual ancillary surcharges applicable at the time of shipment.
We thank you for your continuous support and if any further information is required, please do not hesitate to contact us.