USA Monthly Bunker Levels for January 2023

Please see the below BAF (bunker adjustment factor) levels on USA imports for January 2023.  This will be the fourth month of consecutive import BAF rate decreases. 

US Port Region / Equipment20′ Dry40′ Dry20′ Reefer40′ Reefer
N. Europe* to US East Coast / Gulf$361$722$517$1,034
N. Europe* to US West Coast$517$1,034$751$1,502
W. Med** to US East Coast / Gulf$426$852$902$902
W. Med** to US West Coast$576$1,152$1,252$1,252
South America, S. Africa to US$384$768$550$1,100
Oceania to US$717$1,434$1,051$2,102
Asia to US East Coast / Gulf$533$1,066$775$1,550
Asia to US West Coast$326$652$464$928
January 2023

* North Europe includes points and ports in continental Europe, the United Kingdom, Scandinavia, Baltic regions excluding countries/ports listed under South Europe
** West Med includes points and ports in the West Mediterranean: Italy, France (Fos-sur-Mer only), Greece, Portugal, Spain.

The US intermodal fuel surcharge on shipments handled by Hillebrand USA for December and January will be 45%.