Please be advised Matson will be increasing the ocean fuel surcharge for Hawaii from 36% to 38.5% effective November 14, 2021. Matson makes a practice of providing advance notice for fuel surcharge increases, while decreases are passed on immediately.
Please be advised shipments arriving on Kaua’i after 10/10/21, Aloha Freight will be working together with Garden Isle Courier for Kaua’i shipments. Please coordinate with our Hawaii Customer Service team at CSHI@alohafreight.com or 808-834-5931 with any questions or special requirements for pickup and delivery service in Kaua’i. Thank you for your support.
Please be advised our overland trucking carriers are reporting mainland delays related to local road conditions affected by weather in certain pickup and delivery locations, as a result of Hurricane Ida and Hurricane Nicholas. We appreciate your understanding.
Aloha Freight Forwarders will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Monday, September 06, 2021. We will resume operations the following business day, Tuesday, September 07, 2021.
Matson has advised that unusually strong demand driven by a dramatic rebound in Hawaii tourism together with increased retail activity has driven Hawaii cargo volume to levels not experienced in several years. The current surge in volume has created a strain on their network resulting in spot container shortages at Mainland ports (particularly with refrigerated…Details
Please be advised Matson will be increasing the ocean fuel surcharge for Hawaii from 34.5% to 36% effective August 15, 2021. Matson makes a practice of providing advance notice for fuel surcharge increases, while decreases are passed on immediately.
Please be aware that due to a delay on Matson’s Saturday July 03 sailing, there will be 3 vessels arriving within a 48 hour period in Honolulu to be discharged. We anticipate a one to two day delay getting freight to your door, but we expect to get caught up by July 16, 2021. We…Details
Matson has further advised repairs to Matsonia were completed earlier than expected. As a result, the vessel sailed Long Beach early Monday afternoon July 05 and is scheduled to arrive Honolulu Friday evening, July 09, 2021. Honolulu gate hours and barge departures will be adjusted accordingly. Thank you for your understanding.
Matson has reported that the Matsonia 014W, which was scheduled to sail from Southern California on Saturday, July 03 is undergoing mechanical repairs in Long Beach. Based on current progress, new departure is estimated to be mid-day Tuesday, July 06 for a morning arrival in Honolulu Sunday, July 11. Hawaii gate hours and neighbor island…Details
Please be advised that the Fuel Surcharge for Alaska shipments will be increasing from 26.5% to 28% effective Sun, July 11, 2021.