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07/20/2017

Pier Pass Rate Increase at Ports of Los Angeles & Long Beach

Dear Valued Customer,   On August 1, 2017, the Traffic Mitigation Fee (TMF) at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach is increasing by 2.3 percent, according to the West Coast MTO Agreement (WCMTOA).   Effective August 1, TMF rates for both twenty and forty foot containers will be:   $72.09 per TEU (twenty-foot equivalent unit) which is an increase of $1.6 over the current price$144.18 per FEU (forty-foot equivalent unit) which is an increase of $3.2 over the current price The TMF is charged on containers that are moved between 3 a.m. and 6 p.m. on weekdays. No fee is charged on containers moved during off-peak shifts of 6 p.m. to 3 a.m. on weekdays or 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays, therefore giving movers of cargo an incentive to import and export goods through the ports during off-peak hours.   OEC Group is committed to providing our valued clients the most accurate and up-to-date market information.   Should you have any questions regarding this update, please contact your Sales or Customer Service representative at OEC Group.   Sincerely yours,    OEC Group    The information contained herein is provided as a public service with the understanding that OEC Group makes no warranties, either expressed or implied, concerning the accuracy, completeness, reliability, and suitability of the information. Nor does OEC Group warrant that the use of this information is free of any claims of copyright infringement. http://www.oecgroup.com

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07/20/2017

India Goods and Service Tax Customer Advisory

  Dear Valued Customer,   On July 1, 2017, the Government of India began implementation of the Goods and Service Tax (GST). Originally announced in 2016 as an attempt to unify the India market, GST is a comprehensive, multi-level tax collected at every stage in the sale or purchase of goods or services. By enforcing this change across India, GST aims to streamline the process of taxation, and will replace a host of other state and federal taxes.   You can refer to the following table for a list of charges applicable to air and ocean shipments both to and from India. Please note, the GST rates will differ based on shipment terms for both imports and exports.   In addition to this, all inland charges (including road, rail and air) will be taxed at 18%.   Frequently Asked Questions: What is the GST tax on export shipments when freight is pre-paid in India? All prepaid air exports are charged an 18% tax on freight charges, along with an 18% tax for Origin charges. All prepaid ocean exports are charged a 5% tax on freight charges, and 18% tax on Origin charges.   What is the GST tax on THC, IHC, B/L fees and other origin charges when these charges are prepaid? 18%.   What is the GST tax on THC, IHC, B/L fees and other origin charges when these charges are on collect terms? 18%.   Is GST applicable on export door delivery shipments if the charges are prepaid in India by the shipper? If so, what is the rate of tax? Yes, GST is applicable on export door delivery charges at the rate of 18% if these charges are paid in India.   Is GST applicable on export door delivery shipments if the charges are on collect basis and collected by my agent overseas? No, as per IGST rule 13, this transaction is not taxable.   Should you have any questions regarding this update, please contact your Sales or Customer Service representative at OEC Group.   Sincerely yours,    OEC Group    The information contained herein is provided as a public service with the understanding that OEC Group makes no warranties, either expressed or implied, concerning the accuracy, completeness, reliability, and suitability of the information. Nor does OEC Group warrant that the use of this information is free of any claims of copyright infringement. http://www.oecgroup.com

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