01 March 2022

Heavy Weight Surcharge – effective 01 April 2022

Dear Valued Customers,

NPDL wish to inform you that we will implementing a Heavy Weight Surcharge (HWS) for all shipments from New Zealand, Australia, and Fiji to all Pacific Islands destinations.

This surcharge will be implemented for containers that exceed 25 Metric Tonne (MT) and payable by the freight payer.

Origin countries: New Zealand, Australia, and Fiji

Destination countries: Fiji, New Caledonia, French Polynesia, Vanuatu, Samoa, American Samoa, Tonga, Solomon Islands and Cook Islands

  • $250 USD per container (20’ and 40’)

We thank you for your continued support. Should you have any further questions please contact your NPDL representative.

Yours sincerely,


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