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Tropical Shipping Announces an Inland Operations Surcharge for FCL Shipments, Imported to, or Exported from, the Port of Palm Beach, Effective 07/04/2021

As part of our commitment to the customers and communities we serve, Tropical Shipping strives to deliver the best competitive transportation value.  In order to continue to provide the level of service our customers have come to expect, when Tropical Shipping arranges the Inland Transportation for FCL shipments exported from, or imported to, the Port of Palm Beach, Tropical Shipping will assess an Inland Operations Surcharge.

The charge will be applied per container and is in addition to all other inland charges found within Carrier's tariff and is effective 07/04/2021.

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Zone Location


Effective 07/04/2021

Zone 1

Florida (Dade, Broward, Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River, and Okeechobee Counties)


Zone 2

Florida (All Other Counties)


Zone 3



Zone 4

Georgia: (Lake Park, Valdosta):


Zone 5

Georgia: (Savannah):


Zone 6

Georgia: (Rincon, Claxton, Norman Park, Tifton)


Zone 7

Georgia: (Albany, Kathleen)


Zone 8

Georgia: (McDonough, Forest Park, Social Circle, East Point, Atlanta, Union City, Fairburn, Austell, Kennesaw)


Zone 9

Georgia: (Gainesville, Lula):


Zone 10

Georgia: (All Other Cities):


Zone 11

South Carolina


Zone 12

North Carolina


Zone 13

Tennessee (Jackson)


Zone 14

Tennessee (All Other Cities)


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Zone 17



Tropical Shipping values the 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