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Date: 16th March 2016

Subject: Rate Restoration India to East Africa Trade / Effective from 15th April 2016

Dear Valued Customer,

The ocean freight rates continue to be below the required level to cover basic operating costs or transportation costs on our India to East Africa service. Considering that current levels are unsustainable for maintaining the present product offering, we are announcing a rate restoration programme for this trade lane.

In order to maintain a high service level and a comprehensive liner network, please be advised that with effect from 15th April 2016 the basic ocean freight rates for the traffic from India to East Africa will be increased by USD 100 / TEU for both dry and refrigerated cargo. This increase will apply on top of existing rates and will be subject to additional surcharges applicable at the time of shipment.

Scope: India to East Africa (Zanzibar) Rate restoration: USD 100 per TEU (dry and refrigerated)

Effective date: 15th April 2016 (vessel departure date)

For further information, please contact your nearest UAFL agency.

Thank you for your understanding and continued support of UAFL.

Best Regards
MANAGEMENT
UNITED AFRICA FEEDER LINE

Date: 16th March 2016

Subject: Rate Restoration India to Comoros Trade / Effective from 15th April 2016

Dear Valued Customer,

The ocean freight rates continue to be below the required level to cover basic operating costs or transportation costs on our India to Comoros service.

Considering that current levels are unsustainable for maintaining the present product offering, we are announcing a rate restoration programme for this trade lane.

In order to maintain a high service level and a comprehensive liner network, please be advised that with effect from 15th April 2016 the basic ocean freight rates for the traffic from India to Comoros will be increased by USD 100 / TEU for both dry and refrigerated cargo. This increase will apply on top of existing rates and will be subject to additional surcharges applicable at the time of shipment.

Scope: India to Comoros (Mutsamudu and Moroni)

Rate restoration: USD 100 per TEU (dry and refrigerated)

Effective date: 15th April 2016 (vessel departure date)

For further information, please contact your nearest UAFL office.

Thank you for your understanding and continued support of UAFL.

Best Regards
MANAGEMENT
UNITED AFRICA FEEDER LINE

Date: 15th March 2016

Subject: Rate Restoration Middle East to East Africa Trade / Effective from 15th April 2016

Dear Valued Customer,

The ocean freight rates continue to be below the required level to cover basic operating costs or transportation costs on our Middle East to East Africa service.

Considering that current levels are unsustainable for maintaining the present product offering, we are announcing a rate restoration programme for this trade lane.

In order to maintain a high service level and a comprehensive liner network, please be advised that with effect from 15th April 2016 the basic ocean freight rates for the traffic from the Middle East to East Africa will be increased by USD 100 / TEU for both dry and refrigerated cargo. This increase will apply on top of existing rates and will be subject to additional surcharges applicable at the time of shipment.

Scope: Middle East to East Africa (Zanzibar)

Rate restoration: USD 100 per TEU (dry and refrigerated)

First effective vessels from Jebel Ali:
m/v UAFL Zanzibar voy 1237, ETA Jebel Ali 18th April 2016
m/v Esperanza N voy 0952SS, ETA Jebel Ali 19th April 2016

For further information, please contact UAFL UAE LLC, Dubai.

Thank you for your understanding and continued support of UAFL.

Best Regards
MANAGEMENT
UNITED AFRICA FEEDER LINE

Date: 15th March 2016

Subject: Rate Restoration Middle East to Comoros Trade / Effective from 15th April 2016

Dear Valued Customer,

The ocean freight rates continue to be below the required level to cover basic operating costs or transportation costs on our Middle East to Comoros service.

Considering that current levels are unsustainable for maintaining the present product offering, we are announcing a rate restoration programme for this trade lane.

In order to maintain a high service level and a comprehensive liner network, please be advised that with effect from 15th April 2016 the basic ocean freight rates for the traffic from the Middle East to Comoros will be increased by USD 100 / TEU for both dry and refrigerated cargo. This increase will apply on top of existing rates and will be subject to additional surcharges applicable at the time of shipment.

Scope: Middle East to Comoros (Mutsamudu and Moroni)

Rate restoration: USD 100 per TEU (dry and refrigerated)

First effective vessels from Jebel Ali: m/v UAFL Zanzibar voy 1237, ETA Jebel Ali 18th April 2016

For further information, please contact UAFL UAE LLC, Dubai.

Thank you for your understanding and continued support of UAFL.

Best Regards
MANAGEMENT
UNITED AFRICA FEEDER LINE

Date: 04th March 2016

REF: MADAGASCAR - ADVANCE CARGO DECLARATION (ACD) FEE

Dear Valued Customer,

Further to our advisory dated 16th February 2016 on subject matter, please note that we have been informed that the government of Madagascar has announced the temporary suspension of the Advanced Cargo Declaration (ACD) process with immediate effect.

QUOTE

Object: Cancellation of the Circular N°116/APMF/DG/16 dated 29 January 2016.

Further to the latest developments of the “Advanced Cargo Declaration” or ACD in Madagascar, the following was decided:

  • 1. The present circular note cancels and abrogates all the stipulations of the circular N°116/APMF/DG/16 dated 29 January 2016 on the implementation of ACD in Madagascar.
  • 2. The present circular is in force immediately, from the signature date. (1st March 2016).
  • 3. All stipulations contrary to the present circular are and remain abrogated.

The General Manager of APMF

ZIPA Jean Hubert.

UNQUOTE

This means that until further notice it is no longer necessary to apply for an ENS/EXS number prior to loading of a container and the MRN filing process is obsolete.

No ACD tax and fees are applicable anymore until further notice.

We will keep you updated on any further developments on this matter.

For further information please do not hesitate to contact us.

Thanks & kind regards
UAFL MANAGEMENT

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MIKE MCKEOWN
UAFL - Managing Director

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