Mondiale Freight News

Increase in Import Processing Charge From 1 Jan 2014 Announced in Last Nights Budget

May 16

The Australian Government have annouced a massive increase in import processing charge in 2013/14 Budget - and more dumping legislation.

These new charges will come into effect on 1 January 2014 and have been summarized below:


The current charges that you would be used to receiving from Australian customs are:

• 88.00 for the first container and 24.00 per container thereafter.
• 70.00 for LCL; and
• 55.20 for airfreight

From 1 January for consignments over AUD10000.00 in invoice value the following charges will apply.
• $190.60 for the first FCL and $24 per container thereafter;
• 172.60 for LCL; and
• $137.10 for airfreight

The increase therefore to the importer is :

102.60 for FCL & LCL shipments
81.90 For Airfreight shipments.

These increases are regulatory disbursement charges which are passed on at cost at time of clearance.

For more information please do not hesitate to contact your Mondiale representative.

Thursday, 16 May 2013

Posted: 6 years 1 month ago
Tags: Increase, Customs, Charges, Compile, Fee, Import, Processing, Charge