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Tropical Shipping Announces Peak Season Surcharge Effective September 22, 2019 through January 5, 2020 for Shipments from the Continental United States to the Cayman Islands

Effective September 22, 2019 thru January 5, 2020, a Peak Season Surcharge will apply to all shipments from the Continental United States to the Cayman Islands.

The Peak Season Surcharge is effective from September 22, 2019 through January 5, 2020 and will be as follows:

Equipment Size

Peak Season Surcharge

Effective 09/22/19 – 01/05/20

20’ Dry Equipment


20’ Refrigerated Equipment


40’ X Dry Equipment


40’ X Refrigerated Equipment


Over 40’ Equipment


Vehicles not exceeding 700 CFT


Vehicles exceeding 700 CFT (ST/FT)

Breakbulk (ST/FT)







Barrel - Each


Pallet - Each


This increase will apply to all open tariff and service contract rates for dry and refrigerated cargo.

Tropical Shipping values its close relationships we have built with our customers throughout our more than 50-year history. Thank you for choosing us as your carrier of choice to The Bahamas and the Caribbean. For further information, please contact your local sales representative or the U.S. Customer Service Team at 800-638-TROP (8767) or 561-881-3999.

Complete contact listings, including telephone and fax numbers and email address information can be found 24/7/365 on our website on the Bookings and Customer Service page – found in the Contact area of our website

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Copying this document without written permission is strictly prohibited. Published Date: Wednesday, August 21, 2019.