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SOLAS Amendments July 2016    
Shipper's Letter of Instructions    
RULE REVISION HISTORY
Rule 2.25 – APPLICATON OF DISCOUNT FOR RELIEF

Revision Number Published Date Effective Date Title
Revision 1 02/12/2016 02/12/2016 APPLICATON OF DISCOUNT FOR RELIEF
Original 01/20/2016 01/20/2016 APPLICATON OF DISCOUNT FOR RELIEF

Displaying: Revision 1 Published Date: 02/12/2016
RULE: 2.27: APPLICATON OF DISCOUNT FOR RELIEF
Effective 2/12/16


Carrier will provide a 10% discount on Base Ocean Freight for Shipments of Accredited Relief or 
Charitable Organizations. Any discounted bill of lading will be claused “For Relief Purposes, Not for 
Resale.” All applications for such discount must be made in writing and are subject to approval by the 
the Carrier prior to booking.

1. Relief Shipments will apply only on emergency goods (i.e. food, clothing, medical supplies, etc.), an
and will not include shipments such as rebuilding / restocking supplies. 
 
2. All request must be submitted in writing to the appropriate Trade Lane responsible for the 
destination port seeking the relief. The written request must provide the name, address, telephone 
and fax numbers of the requesting bonafide relief agency; the agency’s or organization’s tax exempt nu
number, if applicable; the specific request (i.e. type and amount of cargo, which island name, ad
address and telephone number of consignee, etc.) and the name of the person making the request. 
 
3. The shipment must be shipped by a non-profit agency or organization or consigned to a non-profit agen
agency or organization in the destination port. 
 
4. All cargo is subject to the terms and conditions of this tariff.