Vessel Delays Due to Pacific Storm

Matson has advised us that their vessels are encountering extraordinarily large seas due to a series of storms over the Pacific Ocean. Several vessels are not able to arrive on schedule as a result. Cargo on the last two LGB vessels will be available a day late. The January 3 departure of the Mokihana from…

Vessel Delays

Weather and the holidays have had a ripple affect to some vessel arrivals in Honolulu. Shipments on the two most recent departures from Long Beach may have a one day delay on delivery. Last Wednesday’s 12/02 departure (RJP-408W) that should have arrived last night, arrived this morning in Honolulu. This past Saturday’s Long Beach 12/05…

Fuel Surcharge Decrease 11/29/15

Please note our primary steamship line partner, Matson Navigation, has advised that effective Sunday, Nov 29, 2015, the ocean fuel surcharge will decrease from current 20.5% down to 18.5%. Matson makes a practice of providing 30 day notice for upward rate adjustments, but passes on downward adjustments as soon as possible. Also, fuel surcharge for…

Holiday Schedule

Happy Holidays! Please be advised that our steamship line partner, Matson, will have a special schedule for the holidays for sailings out of Long Beach to Honolulu as outlined below: Aloha Pick-Up Cut-Off Aloha RECVG Cut-Off LGB Depart HONO Arrival Wed, Nov 25 12:00 pm Wed, Nov 25 4:00 pm Sat, Nov 28 Wed, Dec…

Thanksgiving Holiday – Early Cut-Off

Please be advised that Aloha Freight Forwarders will be closed on Thur-Fri, Nov 26-27, 2015 in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday. Early pickup cut-off on Wed, Nov 25 by noon for the Saturday, Nov 28 sailing, and cargo must be received by Aloha California terminal by Wednesday, Nov 25 4:00 pm to meet that sailing.…

Ocean Fuel Surcharge Decrease 08/30/15

Please note our primary steamship line partner, Matson Navigation, has advised that effective Sunday, August 30, 2015, the ocean fuel surcharge will decrease from current 24.5% down to 22.5%. Matson makes a practice of providing 30 day notice for upward rate adjustments, but passes on downward adjustments as soon as possible. Shipments received/processed by Aloha…

July 4th Holiday Schedule

Please be aware that the Saturday, July 4th sailing will depart as normally scheduled. Aloha’s cut-off times for Friday, July 3rd are affected as here under. Our terminal cut-off for receiving general cargo for the Saturday sailing will be a 12:00pm. Pick-ups must be scheduled and ready by 12:00pm. We appreciate your understanding with the…