Price of the Automotive Gas Oil in the EU countries (http://ec.europa.eu/energy/observatory/oil/bulletin_en.htm) in previous four weeks has been in average € 1,23 per litre. Based on IFS scale for 2017 (on below), IFS will be 0,04 €/km in December.
The IFS doesn’t apply to haulage done in Russia.
The IFS is based on the kilometre distance between the loading and discharging places and the port of loading and port of discharge.
IFS adjustments will be calculated on monthly basis. The IFS is calculated and communicated every month on Containerships webpage based on the Gasoil price fluctuation during the previous month.
The IFS scale for 2017 is as follows: 2017 is as follows:
The IFS is calculated as follows:
[(one-way km loading place to Port of Loading) + (one-way km from Port of Discharge to unloading place)] X surcharge per km valid at time of shipment]
Would you have any question regarding this surcharge, please do not hesitate to contact your local Containerships commercial counterpart.