Ports and Terminals

Port Congestion Surcharge – Auckland transhipment to & from Pacific Islands

Please be advised that due to a combination of factors, we continue to experience heavy congestion at the Auckland terminals. This congestion has led to significant delays to our vessel schedules causing an increase in the overall operational costs.


As a consequence of these delays to our mainline vessels also subsequent delays to feeder vessels to the Pacific Islands ANL wish to advise customers that a Port Congestion Surcharge of USD 200 per TEU (both standard and reefer containers) will be applied to all shipments been transhipped over Auckland to and from:


  • New Caledonia
  • Fiji
  • French Polynesia
  • Tonga
  • Vanuatu
  • Samoa
  • American Samoa
  • Wallis
  • Futuna

This charge will be applied to all shipments on or after 1st January 2021


The situation in Auckland is been monitored on a regular basis and the application of this charge will reviewed in line with this process. We will keep you advised of developments.


We appreciate your understanding and continued support.


Imports 1800 245 245

Exports General 1800 246 246

Export Reefer 1800 248 248

Bookings 1800 249 249


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