On 21st May 2021, MBf Carpenters Shipping announced a general rate increase (GRI) citing corresponding increase in overall operational cost in a challenging environment since 2020. The rate restoration will be effective for shipments with bills of lading issued on and after 20th June 2021, i.e. a 30 day advance notice from the announcement date.

The quantum of applicable as follows:

USD 525 per 20gp

USD 1,050 per 40hc

USD 28 per rt (breakbulk)

The rate restoration applies to shipment out of North Asia, South East Asia and Indian subcontinent to Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands.

Official Notice of Carpenters Shipping rate restoration 20th June 2021

Should you need further clarification, kindly contact us at:

QEL Shipping Services (Port Klang)
Email               : mcsl-mypkg@qel.com.my
Jeremy            : +60(3) 5623 6265 / +60(17) 693 8335
Jeff                 : +60(3) 5623 6265 / +60(16) 660 5981
Siti                  : +60(3) 5623 6225
Faizah             : +60(3) 5623 6226

QEL Shipping Services (Penang)
Email                : mcsl_mypen@qel.com.my
Michael Loh     : +60(12) 427 8923
Cherry              : +60(18) 398 9039
SK Yeoh            : +60(4) 251 9401

QEL Maritime (M) Sdn Bhd (Pasir Gudang / Johor)
Email               : mcsl_mypgu@qel.com.my
Catherine        : +60(19) 764 6622
Cher                : +60(19) 679 9755
Bazlina             : +60(7) 353 9933 (ext 211)