Matson announced that Matson Navigation Company will raise its rates for the company's Guam/Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands and Micronesia services by $275 for both westbound and eastbound containers, effective January 26, 2014. The increase will be filed with the Surface Transportation Board and the Federal Maritime Commission. The rate increase also applies to the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands, the Republic of Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of the Marshall Islands. In addition, Matson will raise its West Coast terminal handling charge by $75 for both westbound and eastbound containers, also effective January 26, 2014.
- Northern Marianas Islands
- Federated States of Micronesia
- Surface Transportation Board
- Federal Maritime Commission