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 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,…

Effective Immediately: No Service to D.R., Haiti, Honduras & Panama

URGENT UPDATE: EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY Caribbean Cargo DC (CCDC) is suspending ALL shipping services to the following destinations: Dominican Republic | Haiti | Honduras | Panama   Please note that CCDC was previously positioned to ONLY provide door-to-port shipping services to the destinations mentioned above. Due to recent findings, we have uncovered many complicated logistical issues,…

Urgent Update: Barbados Port Inc (BPI)

ATTN: BARBADOS CUSTOMERS Please make note of the following urgent update from Barbados Port Inc. (BPI): “In compliance with the Government of Barbados mandate that there be a national pause during the period February 3 to 17, 2021, please take note of operational changes at the Port of Bridgetown effective Wednesday February 3, 2021. The…