COVID-19 Pandemic Limits Barrels Supply

The continued effects of the COVID-19 pandemic are now contributing to a global plastics shortage. At the onset of the pandemic, lockdowns paired with demand for products containing plastic caused sharp increases. Additionally, chemical shortages inflated paints and plastics prices. As a vital link in the global manufacturing supply chain, plastic pellets are part of…

2021 Cargo Delays Alert (UPDATED)

Due to increased chance of shipment delays, we encourage you to plan ahead and ship at least 4 weeks early as we navigate through expected adverse weather conditions brought on by hurricanes and tropical storms, and an increase in cargo volume due to the continuation of pandemic-induced unpredictability. While adverse weather and the continuing pandemic…

2021 Shipping Advisory: Cargo Delays

Due to increased chance of shipment delays, we encourage you to plan ahead and ship at least 4 weeks early as we navigate through expected adverse weather conditions brought on by hurricanes and tropical storms, and an increase in cargo volume due to the continuation of pandemic-induced unpredictability.   While adverse weather and the continuing…

5% Peak Season Surcharge Notice (Fall 2021)

Beginning August 2021   5% Peak Season Surcharge Notice Caribbean Cargo DC provides this important announcement regarding the upcoming 2021 Peak Season Surcharge. This fee will be applied to all shipments effective August 31, 2021 through December 22, 2021. For your convenience we offer 24/7 online cargo scheduling and we now offer WEEKLY shipments. We…

2021 Shipping Advisory & Cargo Delays

2021 Shipping Advisory & Cargo Delays Due to increased chance of delays for shipments, Caribbean Cargo DC is providing this alert to our valued customers. For the remainder of this year, delays should be expected due to several factors. These include congestion at transshipment points, adverse weather conditions wrought on by hurricanes and tropical storms,…