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Tropical Shipping Increases Landing Destination Terminal Handling Between All Ports and Providenciales or Grand Turk, Turks & Caicos Islands Effective 11/14/2021

As part of our commitment to the customers and the communities we serve, Tropical Shipping strives to deliver the best competitive transportation value. Due to the increasing cost of non-fuel related operational expenses, our ability to sustain and invest in the service you have come to expect has been impacted.


In order to continue to provide the highest quality, on-time shipping services, effective November 14, 2021, Tropical Shipping will increase the Landing Destination Terminal Handling between all ports and Providenciales or Grand Turk, Turks & Caicos Islands.



Current Charge

New Charge

Effective 11/14/2021

20' Equipment



40' X Equipment




$1.26/$0.63 CWT/CFT

$1.38/$0.66 CWT/CFT

Per Pallet

$29.18 each

$30 each

Per Pallet - Refrigerated Cargo Only

$50.93 each

$51 each

Per Barrel

$29.18 each

$30 each

Per Case

$2.34 per case

$2.37 per case

Motor Vehicles less than 700 CFT

$241.92 per vehicle

$266 per vehicle

Motor Vehicles greater than or equal to 700 CFT

$445.64 per vehicle

$470 per vehicle

Boats on Trailers

$161.28 per unit

$186 per unit

Machinery 900 CFT or greater

$670.57 each

$695 each

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