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Dear Valued Customer,

The following is provided for your information:

Holiday Schedules:

The Offices listed below will be closed for the holiday as follows:

USA Offices

July 4, 2019

Independence Day

Japan Office

July 15, 2019

Marine Day

LCL cutoffs for Chile, Peru, and El Salvador have been advanced to July 3, 2019

Costa Rica Value Added Tax (VAT)

The Government of Costs Rica has implemented a new Tax Law effective July 1, 2019. This new law will require all import and inland related surcharges for shipments in Costa Rica be subject to an additional Value Added Tax (VAT) of 13%. Many of the Ocean Carriers servicing Costa Rica have advised that they will be adjusting their charges in Costa Rica to account for this new tax.

DHX Blog – Shipping Insights

We encourage you to visit our blog at to see our latest updates, progress, helpful hints, and shipping insights. Once there you can access links to our Facebook pages, with some of more noteworthy items being:

New Honolulu Warehouse - We’re building a new warehouse and distribution center in the heart of the industrial district in Honolulu. Visit our page to view the progress of the building project.

Beard for Buck$ - A campaign to help raise money for charity, that will help the homeless in Hawaii. So far with our participating partnerships, we have earmarked over $35,000 for the homeless in Honolulu, with 2 more months until the completion of our new warehouse. Including pledges to be fulfilled, we have now raised over $50,000 for the homeless in Honolulu. You can see monthly updates regarding the current length of the beard.

The 2 charities listed below, will be receiving 100% of all donations:

If you are thinking of donating to a worthy cause, this is it! We appreciate any donation you can make to help the homeless in Honolulu.

Should you have any questions, please contact your local DGX office or representative, or call us

at 888-488-4888 or at 310-669-8888.

For those of you in the USA, we wish you a very safe and fun Fourth of July Holiday!

Thank you for your business – we appreciate it!