Vessel Delay – Navigator 020 W

January 23, 2017 | Category: Company News

Please be advised that Matson’s Saturday sailing of vessel Navigator voyage 020 W was delayed due to severe weather. Rather than departing Long Beach at 0400 Saturday morning (January 21) it sailed later that same day at 1617. In addition, the vessel is sailing at slower than normal speeds until it passes this major Pacific storm system. Current ETA Honolulu is 1700 Thursday, January 26. Matson’s …

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CA Fuel Surcharge Increase – 01/22/2017

January 18, 2017 | Category: Company News

Please be advised that the Fuel Surcharge for local Southern California pickups and deliveries will increase from 14.5% to 15.5% effective January 22, 2017. Thank you for your understanding.

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Vessel Delay – SS Matsonia V227

January 16, 2017 | Category: Company News

Please be advised that Matson’s Saturday sailing of vessel SS Matsonia V577 WB was delayed due to mechanical issues. Rather than departing Long Beach Saturday morning (Jan 14, 2017) it sailed on Sunday evening (Jan 15, 2017). As a result new ETA in Honolulu is Friday at noon (Jan 20, 2017). All deliveries will be at least two days later than normal. Neighbor island barge schedules …

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Ocean Fuel Surcharge Increase 01/22/2017

December 20, 2016 | Category: Company News

Please note our primary steamship line partner, Matson Navigation, has advised that effective Sunday, January 22, 2017, the ocean fuel surcharge will increase from current 20% up to 23%. Matson makes a practice of providing 30 day notice for upward rate adjustments. Shipments received/processed by Aloha Freight Forwarders after January 22, 2017 will have the new increased fuel surcharge rate of 23% applied.

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New Year’s Holiday – Early Cut-off

November 15, 2016 | Category: Company News

Please note that Aloha Freight Forwarders will be closed on January 2 (Monday) for the New Year’s holiday. We will have an early cut-off; general freight needs to be scheduled for pick-up by noon and/or on our dock by 2:00pm on Friday, December 30 for the Saturday, December 31 sailing (Hazmat cut-off is Thursday, December 29 by 4:00pm).

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Christmas Holiday – Early Cut-off

November 15, 2016 | Category: Company News

Please note that Aloha Freight Forwarders will be closed on December 26 (Monday) for the Christmas holiday. We will have an early cut-off; general freight needs to be scheduled for pick-up by noon and/or on our dock by 2:00pm on Friday, December 23 for the Saturday, December 24 sailing (Hazmat cut-off is Thursday, December 22 by 4:00pm).

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Thanksgiving Holiday – Early Cut-Off

November 15, 2016 | Category: Company News

Please note that Aloha Freight Forwarders will be closed on November 24-25 (Thursday/Friday) for the Thanksgiving holiday. We will have an early cut-off; general freight needs to be scheduled for pick-up by 10:00am and/or on our dock by noon on Wednesday, November 23 for the Saturday, November 26 sailing (Hazmat cut-off is Tuesday, November 22 by 4:00pm).

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CA Fuel Surcharge Increase – 11/06/16

October 28, 2016 | Category: Company News

Please be advised that the fuel surcharge for local Southern California pickups and deliveries will increase from 13% to 14.5% effective November 6, 2016. Thank you for your understanding.

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Ocean Fuel Surcharge Increase 11/20/16

October 20, 2016 | Category: Company News

Please note our primary steamship line partner, Matson Navigation, has advised that effective Sunday, November 20, 2016, the ocean fuel surcharge will increase from current 18% up to 20%. Matson makes a practice of providing 30 day notice for upward rate adjustments. Shipments received/processed by Aloha Freight Forwarders after November 20, 2016 will have the new increased fuel surcharge rate of 20% applied.

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Vessel Delay – Navigator 013 W

October 17, 2016 | Category: Company News

Please be advised that Matson’s Saturday sailing of vessel Navigator voyage 013 W was delayed due to mechanical issues. Rather than departing Long Beach Saturday morning (October 15th) it sailed on Monday (October 17th). As a result new ETA in Honolulu is Friday evening (October 21). All deliveries will be at least two days later than normal. Please plan on Oahu deliveries on Monday and neighbor …

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