The UPS® is implementing peak/demand surcharges for the holiday season. The goal of these surcharges is to meet their shipping demands as needs have increased. Some of these rates go into effect on September 25, 2022 and will be in effect until further notice. The increases will effect a variety of UPS® service levels and countries. “The Peak/Demand Surcharge will be applied as a rate per pound based upon the billable weight of the shipment.”
Here are some of the surcharges:
Peak/Demand Surcharge – Applied to international shipments from the United States to Europe
- UPS Worldwide Express Plus®, UPS Worldwide Express®, UPS Worldwide Saver®, UPS Worldwide Expedited® ($0.15 per lb.)
- UPS Worldwide Express Freight®, UPS Worldwide Express Freight® Midday ($0.35 per lb.)
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