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Dear Valued Customer:

Due to an increase in fuel related costs resulting from the transition to more expensive low-sulfur fuel to comply with new International Maritime Organization (IMO) emission regulations going into effect on January 1, 2020, Matson Navigation Company (“Matson”) will increase its fuel related surcharge by 3 percentage points. Effective Sunday, November 24, 2019, the fuel related surcharge for Hawaii will be increased from 32% to 35%, Guam/CNMI will be increased from 33% to 36%, and Micronesia from 37% to 40%.

We will continue to monitor Matson's fuel surcharges and adjust our fuel surcharges to you accordingly.
Should you have additional questions, please contact your local office, or our Corporate Customer Service center at 800-488-4888, Ext. 2020, or email us at
Thank you for your continued business - we appreciate it!