\
Skip to content
flexport
 Flexport 飞协博每月发布关于全球经济、贸易和航运市场的趋势和最新事件,让您掌握各种情报,作出更明智的供应链决策。 立即订阅
  • English
  • Deutsch
  • 简体中文
Flexport

Glossary

EBS (Emergency Bunker Surcharge)

Carriers implement an EBS once fuel costs have risen so high that they cut into carriers' profits.

\

准备好开始了吗?

Flexport makes shipping your cargo transparent, reliable, and affordable

What is EBS?

EBS (Emergency Bunker Surcharge) is implemented by carriers to further cover the cost of rising fuel prices. EBS is implemented on top of BAF (Bunker Adjustment Factor) once fuel (bunker) prices have risen so high that carriers begin to lose profits (i.e. the “emergency”). 

EBS is implemented per carrier, per trade lane and will be included in Flexport’s freight rates if applicable.  


Learn More 

Related Help Articles

What's the Relationship Between Vessel Fuel and Crude Oil?

Emergency Bunker Surcharge (EBS): What You Need to Know

Related Glossary Terms

BAF (Bunker Adjustment Factor)

Share the Article

更多

help center basic image

Glossary

Incoterms®

阅读更多内容

help center basic image

Glossary

FOB (Free on Board)

阅读更多内容

help center basic image

Glossary

FCA (Free Carrier)

阅读更多内容

arrowImagearrowImage

准备好开始了吗?

注册 Flexport 账号或要求查看我们的行动平台。

关注微信公众号阅读每周的航运市场动态。

立即扫描二维码关注 Flexport。

flexport-wechat