News Updates

Return to Newsletter Index

DHX - Dependable Hawaiian Express


Dear Valued Customer:
Due to a rise in fuel prices, Matson Navigation Company (“Matson”) will increase its fuel related surcharges by one and a half percentage points, effective for sailings on or after Sunday, August 15, 2021. The fuel surcharge for Hawaii service will be increased from 34.5% to 36%, for Guam/CNMI service, it will be increased from 35.5% to 37%, and for Micronesia service, it will be increased from 39.5% to 41%.

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!