18-072B Indonesia Award
June 16, 2023
Fettig & Donalty, Inc. announces the following freight tender results for account of American Soybean Association (ASA) for the carriage of commodities under the Food for Progress program.
IFB No.: 18-072B
Commodity Solicitation No.: 2000009400
Freight Solicitation No.: 2000009401
Vessel: SLNC SEVERN
Flag: USA FLAG
Type: GEARED BULK CARRIER
DWT: 57,887.54 mt dwt on 13.02 M
LOA: 189.99 M, Beam:32.26 m
5 holds/ 5 hatches
4 X 35 MT cranes, 4 grabs of 12 cbm grain cubic capacity: 73,745.00 CBM
Owner: Schuyler Line Navigation Co. LLC., 130 Severn Ave. Annapolis, MD 21403
Charterer: American Soybean Association (ASA)
Full/Part Cargo: Part cargo
Commodity: Soybean Meal in Bulk
Quantity: 3,000MT MIN/MAX,
In combination with 35,000 mt soybean meal for Winrock Indonesia
Load Range: : 1-2 safe berth ,1-2 safe port US West Coast (Intention AGP Grays Harbor, WA)
Laydays: July 21-31, 2023
14 day pre-advice required
Discharge Range:1 SB each 2 SP Belawan and Padang, Indonesia
Freight Rate: USD 106.00 per mt basis 1 SP 1 SB load AGP Grays Harbor, WA to 1 SB each 2 SP Belawan and Padang, Indonesia. For second load berth USWC, if used, add lumpsum USD 100,000 to full cargo.
Load Terms, Scale gross load, Demurrage rate: USD 40,000 per day pro rata/ Half despatch
Discharge Terms: FREE OUT, Demurrage rate USD 40,000 per day pro rata / Half despatch.
Commission: 1.67% to Fettig & Donalty Inc.
For further information contact Fettig & Donalty, Inc. 202-628-5700 (Washington, DC)
18-072B Indonesia Tender
June 6, 2023
Fettig & Donalty, Inc. announces the following freight tender for account of American Soybean Association (ASA) requests firm offers of U.S. and non-U.S. flag geared single-deck bulk grain vessels for the carriage of commodities under the Food for Progress program.
IFB No.: 18-072B
Commodity Solicitation No.: 2000009400
Freight Solicitation No.: 2000009401
Up to approximately 3500 metric tons Soybean Meal in bulk
WBSCM S.O.: 5000860421
Laycan: July 10-20, 2023
OR at Charterer’s option
Up to approximated 3500 metric tons Soybean Meal in bulk
WBSCM S.O.: 5000861639
Laycan : July 21-31, 2023
Discharging: 2 SP, 1 SB each Belawan and Padang, Indonesia
Loading: 1-2SB, 1-2SP, All USA Port Ranges
Load Terms: Scale Gross Load (see below)
Discharge: Free Out with Demurrage/Despatch (details below)
SUBMISSION OF FREIGHT OFFERS:
To determine lowest landed cost, all carriers are required to submit offers electronically for the cargoes advertised by this tender via the USDA Web Based Supply Chain Management (WBSCM) system for the Solicitation Number(s) referenced above. All offers are subject to all requirements of WBSCM and of the afore-mentioned Solicitation(s), including the deadline(s) for submission of bids therein. Freight offers are due no later than 10:00 U.S. Central Time (1100 U.S. Eastern Time) on June 13, 2023. Only firm offers will be accepted.
The Web Based Supply Chain Management system can be accessed through the following website: http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/usdahome?navid=WBSCM
Carriers must be assigned an USDA eAuthentication logon ID and password to access the WBSCM system. Contact the WBSCM Help Desk for information regarding logon IDs, passwords, and WBSCM system questions or concerns:
Telephone: (877) 927-2648
All offers must remain valid through close of business U.S. Eastern time June 15, 2023. No phone offers or offers via e-mail will be accepted.
Offers in combination with Winrock Indonesia soybean meal for the same Laycan are encouraged.
Offerors should consider offering vessels to carry a range of tonnages in the event that the quantity purchased is more or less than the quantity stated in this tender. Contracted quantity will be on Min/Max basis.
There have been significant changes to the Cargo Preference legislation. Offerors are encouraged to review the FAS notice on the same, available at: http://www.fas.usda.gov/excredits/ifb/default.htm.
For offers basis U.S. Great Lakes utilizing feeder vessels, offer to include name and details of feeder vessels.
Offers submitted under this invitation are required to have a canceling date no later than the last contract Layday. Vessels which are offered with a canceling date beyond the Laydays specified above will not be considered.
Owners to provide Fourteen (14) day load port pre-advice of vessel's readiness to load. Pre-advice notice must be received at office of Fettig & Donalty, Inc. prior to 1100 New York time on a regular business day to be considered received on that day. If pre-advice is received after 1100 New York time on a regular business day or on a weekend/holiday, pre-advice will be considered received on the next business day.
Charterer/Receiver may require a Pre-Shipment Inspection (PSI) per Indonesia import regulations. Said PSI shall be arranged and paid for by Charterer/Receiver, but Owner to permit the PSI inspector to board and inspect vessel holds and witness the loading.
1. Vessel Restrictions:
- Non-U.S. flag vessels must be single-deck bulk grain carriers only, equipped with own cranes capable of handling grabs in the event vessel does not have grabs on board . Vessels must not be older than fifteen (15) years. Year of original construction, not rebuilt date, to govern. U.S. flag vessels may be non-bulkers, but cargo to always be directly accessible by vessel cranes/grabs U.S. Flag tankers restricted and towed barges are restricted. All vessel(s) to be classed highest Lloyds or equivalent.
- All vessels 15 years and older and all ocean-going barges must have all openings to cargo spaces and hatches' covers tightly sealed with tape or by other means to assure watertight integrity. The sealing shall be done to the satisfaction of attending NCB surveyor as attested by a special survey. Cost of sealing hatch covers/openings to cargo spaces as well as special survey fees shall be for vessel owner's account. Special survey certificate shall in no way affect owner's liability and responsibilities toward the cargo.
- Any extra insurance on cargo and/or freight as a result of Vessel's age, class, type, flag, or ownership to be for Owners' account. Any documentary evidence of overage premium waivers or reductions is to be furnished with offer.
- No cargo shall be loaded into deeptanks, bunker and bridge spaces, wings and ends of tweendecks or other spaces which are not bleedable or directly accessible to grab discharge. Time used for discharging from such places shall not count as Laytime or time on demurrage.
2. Only clean offers of named vessels with full particulars will be considered. Offerors are encouraged to include the following information: Name of vessel and flag, Year built, Type, LOA, Beam, DWT, Draft, Speed, GRT, Number of Holds/Hatches, Hatch cover type and mechanism, Current vessel position, ETA at load/discharge port, Full Style Owners, SW Arrival draft at each disport.
Vessel's itinerary from day of offer to first or sole discharge port under this tender is to be submitted with offer and be incorporated into the CP.
3. Vessel Gear Requirements:
Vessels must be equipped with own cranes and grabs.
Vessel gear shall be in good working order at all times capable of maintaining the guaranteed average discharge rate as specified elsewhere herein, and must meet all requirements and regulations of the applicable port authorities.
Opening and closing of hatches at loading ports shall be performed by the Vessel's crew at the Owners' expense. The first opening and last closing of hatches at each discharge port shall be at the Owners' expense. All other hatch operations at discharge ports for receiver’s time, risk and expense. If Vessel is not equipped with hydraulic or mechanical hatch covers, Owners are to provide rain tents for all hatches
4. Freight rate to be quoted per MT, basis one loading port/one discharge port, plus additional freight per MT for additional load/discharge ports, if used. Freight rate quotations must provide per metric ton breakdown of rates (as applicable) for: a) Ocean transportation; b) Cost of lightening.
5. Parcels for ASA and Winrock Indonesia under this tender may be comingled if purchased from same grade, same quality, and same supplier/load terminal. Any other commodities covered by this tender or any other completion cargoes must be fully segregated from any other part cargoes by natural separation or by Kobe Type Separation of sturdy construction, flatly built with tarpaulin or roofing paper spread over an even base and then covered with thick dunnage boards with drilled holes in order to accept fumigation. If segregation is by artificial separations, all such separations and stowage must be approved by the National Cargo Bureau (NCB) and all expenses are for Owner’s account. Any damage sustained by Kobe Type Separation from the discharge of commodities covered by this freight tender is not to be for Charterer’s or Receiver’s account.
Any part cargo(es) shall not be non-agricultural products or other hazardous products that could jeopardize product’s quality. Part cargoes to be detailed in offer or approved by Charterers/USDA if contracted after fixture of ASA cargo. Vessel itinerary and geographic proximity of completion cargoes will be taken into consideration.
6. Vessels must be able to be fumigated with an Aluminum Phosphide preparation in-transit, in accordance with updated revision of the USDA/FGIS Handbook now dated July 10, 2020. Vessels that cannot be so fumigated will not be considered. At final loading port, commodity supplier will arrange and pay for in-transit fumigation performed by a certified applicator. Fumigation must be witnessed by FGIS, USDA, and the Aluminum Phosphide preparation must be contained in packaging as described in the fumigation handbook. Dust retainers must be used. For tweendeckers and bulk carriers (including push-mode ITB), the recirculation method of fumigation will be used. Tween-deck vessels are acceptable only when a certified applicator states that the vessel has been inspected and found to be suitable for in-transit fumigation and such written statement from certified applicator should be submitted with offer.
The removal and disposal of fumigant sleeves, pipes, dust retainers or other fumigation materials used for intransit fumigation shall be for Receiver/Buyer’s account and time used to count as laytime
USDA FAS Notice to the Trade titled “Cargo Fumigation Requirements”, Dated February 16, 2023, are full incorporated herein, which includes Fumigation Protocols for Bulk Cargo https://procurement.usaid.gov/node/8123
7. Lightering at Disport: The Owners are responsible for the performing Vessel to be of a suitable size and for arriving at discharge port and berth(s) with an acceptable safe arrival draft. If Vessels' size or draft exceeds the acceptable safe arrival draft or size limitations, Owner to be fully responsible for any and all costs in reaching such safe draft and/or all costs for lightering the cargo into suitable size vessels.
In the event vessel has to lighten at disport whether full lightering or partial lightering, all lightering operations shall be at ship owner’s time, risk and expense. For all lightering (full or partial) the lighterage vessels, must be geared ocean-going bulk carrier vessel, classed highest in Lloyds or equivalent, certified by a licensed surveyor that all cargo compartments are clean and entirely fit to receive and carry contracted cargo and that all winches/cranes are in good working order. Laytime allowed, whether full or partial lightering, shall be based on the bill(s) of lading weight. In the event of partial lightering, vessel will not be considered ready until owners have arranged lightering and vessel has reached a safe draft for berthing. All time lost before vessel reaches said draft is not to count as Laytime used. Laytime is not to commence prior 0800 on the next working day following completion of lightering and presentation of valid notice of readiness. In the event of full lightering Laytime shall commence at 0800 on the next working day after daughter vessel(s) have presented their notice(s) of readiness to discharge and demurrage/despatch rate shall apply only to the daughter vessel(s). Mother vessel (partial lightering) and daughter vessels (full or partial lightering) to take turns at discharge and time on second and subsequent vessels not to count until previous vessel completes discharge and has vacated the berth.
Any lighterage is to be accomplished within the territorial waters of the country of the named discharge port(s) unless otherwise approved by Charterers and USDA.
If owners intend to lighten, the offer should specify the cost of lightering, whether full or partial lightering. If lightering is not performed at the discharge port and vessel directly discharges at berth USDA will deduct the lightering cost from the ocean freight.
8. Owners to provide for vessel hold inspection certificate by the Federal Grain Inspection Service/USDA (FGIS).
9. Loading and stowage to be approved by National Cargo Bureau and certificate of NCB required at Owners expense. Owners to provide additional NCB certification that vessel hatch covers and any other openings leading to cargo compartments have been sealed to prevent any outside water from entering the cargo compartments. Additionally, ship’s hatches must be inspected and certified as water-tight prior to loading by a Lloyd’s approved survey.
10. Loading rate:
(a) Cargo to be loaded according to berth terms with customary despatch at the average rate as delineated below based on vessel's contracted quantity. The rates are basis tons of 2,204.6 pounds per weather working day of 24 consecutive hours. Sundays and holidays excepted, even if used. Saturdays per BFC Saturday clause.
Vessel Contracted Quantity Loading Guarantee
0 - 9,999.99 MT 4,000 MT per day
10,000 - 19,999.99 MT 5,000 MT per day
20,000 - 29,999.99 MT 6,000 MT per day
30,000 - 39,999.99 MT 7,500 MT per day
40,000 - 49,999.99 MT 10,000 MT per day
50,000 MT and above 12,000 MT per day
Tween-deckers and Multi-deckers, including liners: the load guarantee shall be 3,000 MT per day.
LASH/SEABEE barges: the load/discharge guarantees shall not apply. No demurrage/no despatch/no detention to be applied and same to be loaded/discharged in regular turn without undue delay.
(b) Demurrage/despatch is applicable at load and discharge port(s). Owners are to specify demurrage/despatch rates in their offer. Despatch rates must be one-half of demurrage rates quoted. Laytime is non-reversible.
(c) Laytime accounts are to be settled directly between owners and commodity supplier(s) at load port(s). Laytime calculation, overtime and trimming to be in accordance to Addendum No. 1 of the North American Export Grain Association, Inc. F.O.B. Contract No. 2 (revised as of May 1, 2000) Clauses nos. 1-10 inclusive (hereinafter "N.A.E.G.A."), regardless of type of vessel. Further, the following modifications to N.A.E.G.A. will apply: anywhere the word "buyer" appears, the words "vessel owner" should be substituted in its place. Under no circumstances shall Charterers or CCC be responsible for resolving disputes involving the calculation of Laytime or the payment of demurrage or despatch between the vessel owners and the commodity supplier(s). Any/all disputes between vessel owners and the commodity supplier(s) arising out of this contract relating to the settlement of Laytime issues shall be arbitrated in New York, subject to the rules of the Society of Maritime Arbitrators, Inc.
(d) Discharge port Laytime accounts are to be settled directly between Owners and Receivers. Vessel owner is to prepare and submit signed discharge port Laytime statement to Receivers within ten (10) days of completion of discharge. Copies of signed discharge port Notice of Readiness, Statement of Facts, and Laytime Statement also to be provided to Fettig & Donalty, Inc., Fax: 202-639-8276/email Mlagoon@fettigdonalty.com. Neither ASA nor USDA will be responsible for settling matters of laytime calculation or settlement of demurrage/despatch. Any disputes in settlement of laytime issues between Receiver and Vessel Owner, to be arbitrated in the State of New York under Society of Maritime Arbitrators, Inc.
11. Discharge Terms: Vessel to be discharged at 2 Safe Port, 1 Safe Berth each port, Belawan and Padang ports, Indonesia . Final tonnage per discharge port to be declared from ASA min. two weeks prior to the first day of scheduled vessel loading.
Port restrictions, Without guaranteeL
Belawan port :
Wharf name : Ujung Baru Wharf
Berth : wharf 107 - 113, length = 670 m.
Vsl’s LOA below than 200 mtrs, Max draft 9.8 Mtrs ( waiting for high tide )
Vsl’s LOA above than 200 mtrs, Max draft 9.5 mtrs ( waiting for high tide ).
Max LOA is 230 mtrs
No Beam restriction
No air draft restrictions.
Water density Blw : 1.017 – 1.020
Padang port :
Port Restrictions :
Max LOA is abt 230 m
Max beam is abt 45 m
Air draft is around 18 mtrs
Water density is abt 1.02 m (sea water)
Max ship’s draft for Loading process is 8.6 – 9.2 mtrs ( using double yokohama fender )
Max ship's draft for Discharging process is 8.6 - 9.6 mtrs (using double yokohama fender)
Max ship’s draft for Discharging process is : 8.0 - 8.5 mtrs ( using single yokohama fender )
* Max ship's draft without fender is 7.9 mtrs
* Max ship's draft with 1 pair(2 units) yokohama fender is abt 8.5 mtrs
* Max ship's draft with 2 pair/double (4 units) yokohama fender is abt 9.6 m
* Yokohama fender dimension :
- Length is abt 4.0 m
- Diameter is abt 3.0 m
Cargo to be discharged free of risk and expense to the vessel (Free Out discharge) at the average rate of 5,000 MT pro-rata per weather working day of 24 consecutive hours, Saturday PM, Sundays and Holidays excluded even if used (WWD SATPMSHEX.EIU), on the basis of the bill of lading quantity (in tons of 2,206.6 pounds). Time from 1200 hours local time Saturday (or on a day preceding a holiday) through 0800 hours local time Monday (or day after holiday) shall not count against Laytime, even if used. All times local times.
Time used for initial shifting into berth from anchorage or lay berth at each discharge port shall count as Laytime, with shifting expenses for Owner’s account. All other shifting at discharge port(s) for receiver’s account and to count as Laytime, except if shifting is necessary due to vessel size, type or configuration, or as excluded per the terms of Clause 7 herein (Lighterage), in which case time shall not count and costs are for Owner’s account.
Notice of Readiness (NOR) at each discharge port to be delivered at the office of Receivers or Receiver’s Agent during normal office hours, between 0900 hours and 1700 hours Monday through Friday, (Saturday, Sundays and holidays excluded), whether vessel has been customs cleared or not (WCCON), whether vessel has been granted free pratique or not (WIFPON), whether vessel in is port or not (WIPON), whether vessel is in berth or not (WIBON), and with any and all required lightering completed. Laytime to commence at each discharge port at 0800 hours on the next working day after NOR has been tendered for that port in accordance with these provisions. At vessel’s option, NOR may be tendered in writing by cable, telex, facsimile or email. Furthermore, at the Vessel’s option, NOR may be tendered if the vessel is at anchorage waiting for berth. At second or subsequent discharge port(s), Laytime shall commence at 0800 hours local time the next working day after vessel’s NOR is submitted.
Waiting time (inside or outside commercial port limits) for anchorage or berth will count as laytime. All time and expenses used in the vessel shifting from one anchorage or berth or place of cargo operations to another are for Receiver’s account and will count as laytime, even if such vessel shifting was ordered by the relevant authority at the discharge port. All times local times.
12. . Owner's to appoint and pay for charterers' nominated agent at discharge port,
provided the fee is competitive and customary for the port. Charterer’s requested agents are:
- PT. LINTAS UTAMA CAKRA KINERJA ( LUCK SHIPPING )
Contact Person : Jul Hussein / +62811-185322
T: +62 21 351 8888. PT. LINTAS UTAMA CAKRA KINERJA ( LUCK SHIPPING )
M: +62 811 18 5322 Jl Suryopranoto no. 11G, Jakarta Pusat
E: email@example.com & Post code 10160, Indonesia
All customary port expenses for the vessel are for the account of the vessel owner.
13. Ship owners and/or their agents to release original and non-negotiable bills of lading to Charterer immediately upon completion of loading and without any undue delays, and in any case not later than the second regular business day after loading is completed. Charterers will require bills of lading marked ‘FREIGHT PAYABLE AS PER CHARTER PARTY’ and made out to the order of “ PT BANK MIZUHO INDONESIA . Cargo description to be ‘U.S. ORIGIN SOYBEAN MEAL’. Owners are responsible for cargo description on Mate’s Receipt and description on Mate’s receipt will in no way delay release of BLs as per Charterer’s required language for the bills of lading..
14. Not later than 24 hours after completion of Loading Master and or owner and or agent to send a Sailing Notice to Charterer’s agent, Fettig & Donalty, Inc., Fax: 202-639-8276/email Mlagoon@fettigdonalty.com. Said notice to state vessel name, flag, quantity on board in Metric Tons, stowed in hold numbers, Bill of lading date, departure date (or ETD if vessel has not yet sailed), ETA Indonesia, ports of call en route, and loaded draft of vessel ETA Indonesia.
15. Transshipment is not permitted.
16. Payment of one-hundred percent (100%) of freight will be paid directly to the carrier by the USDA upon confirmation by the cooperating sponsor of vessel arrival at the first or sole discharge port, subject to terms and conditions of governing charter party clause 27. Freight payment will be made through WBSCM. In event owner has not paid the carrying/interest charges if any, CCC/USDA will have the right deduct same from the ocean freight
17. Provisions applicable to U.S. Flag vessels
(a) U.S. Flag approved freight rates will be reduced to a level not higher than Maritime Administration fair and reasonable rate in the event that originally approved vessel is substituted by a lower cost vessel (including tug and/or barge).
(b) For U.S. Flag vessels loading less than a full cargo, the less than full cargo freight rate will be subject to reduction to meet any revised Maritime Administration freight rate guideline due to vessel loading other additional cargo.
(c) U.S. Flag offers will not be considered if the vessel operator has not provided the Maritime Administration with the vessel costs prior to submission of the offer.
(d) U.S. Flag vessels which require approval from the Maritime Administration to participate in preference cargoes because of Operating Differential Subsidy (ODS), contractual constraints or because of reflagging/foreign construction issues must obtain such MARAD approval prior to submission of bids.
(e) One way rates must be quoted in addition to round trip rates for non-liner U.S. Flag vessels whose date of original construction exceeds fifteen years from date of fixture.
18. Both U.S. and foreign flag offers that are responsive to this tender will be considered, with no negotiation permitted.
19. Cargo covered by this tender not to be sublet, nor carried under any slot-charter arrangement, and Non-vessel Operating Common Carriers (NVOCC) may not be employed to carry U.S. or Foreign Flag shipments.
20. Owners must guarantee that the performing vessel fully complies with the International Safety Management (ISM) Code and the International Ship and Port Facilities Security (ISPS) Code issued in accordance with International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (1974) as amended (SOLAS) and will remain compliant for the entirety of her employment under this charter party. Upon request, Owners are to provide Charterers with a copy of the relevant document of compliance (DOC) and Safety Management Certificate (SMC) in regard to the ISM Code and the International Ship Security Certificate (ISSC) in regard to the ISPS Code, or other evidence satisfactory to Charterers. Owners are to remain fully responsible for any and all consequences resulting directly or indirectly from any matters arising in connection with this vessel and the ISM and/or ISPS code(s). Non-compliance with the requirements of the ISM code or ISPS code shall be deemed a breach of contract. Submission of an offer against this RFP will be deemed an acknowledgement by vessel Owner/Operator that these cargoes are to be discharged at port(s) and/or terminals/berths that may not be in compliance with ISPS requirements, and Owner will have no recourse against Charterers or Receivers for subsequent inspections, delays, deviations or other security-related requirements or expenses resulting from calling at such port(s) and/or terminals/berths.
21. Sub-standard vessels and operators: Section 408 of the U.S. Coast Guard Authorization Act of 1998, Public Law 105-383 (46 U.S.C. Section 2302(E)), establishes, effective January 1, 1999, with respect to non-U.S. Flag vessels and operators/owners, that substandard vessels and vessels operated by operators/owners of substandard vessels are prohibited from the carriage of government impelled (Preference) cargo(es) for up to one year after such substandard determination has been published electronically. As the cargo advertised in this IFB is a government impelled (Preference) cargo, offerors must warrant that vessel(s) and owner/operator are not disqualified to carry such government impelled (Preference) cargo(es).
22. Owners warrant that vessel offered is free from any liens and/or encumbrances.
23. Substitution of Vessel is not permitted without Charterers-USDA prior approval. Any vessel substituted shall be of the similar type, class, approximate size and with same Laydays.
All vessel substitutions must be vetted through the USDA/Foreign Agricultural Service. The proposed substitute vessel must be of the same service category as the originally awarded vessel. This applies to both U.S. and foreign flag vessel substitutions. The proposed substitute vessel must also appear on the applicable Maritime Administration U.S. or foreign flag vessel list which can be accessed using the following URL: http://www.marad.dot.gov/ships_shipping_landing_page/cargo_preference/cargo_humanitarian_assistance/cargo_human_assistance_reports/Humanitarian_Food_Aid_Reports.htm
24. Port Restrictions due to COVID-19/Pandemic: In the event authorities do not permit the vessel to enter the port, and/or grant Free Pratique, because of port quarantine procedures related to COVID-19 restrictions and thus causing the vessel to be detained from entering the port and discharging the cargo, such time lost shall be entirely for Vessel Owner's account and time.
Any delays or quarantine time due to determination of COVID -19 infection by any ship personnel, and/or due to contamination of the vessel, the time to remedy and disinfection of same, including vacating/re berthing costs and shifting time, if the vessel was already at/in berth/port, shall be entirely for vessel Owner's account and time.
Any delays or quarantine time due to determination of COVID-19 infection by any Buyer's/Receiver's personnel, Buyer's/Receiver's contractor and/or due to contamination of the discharging and/or storage facilities at port of discharge, the time to remedy and disinfection of same, including vacating/reberthing costs and shifting time, if the vessel was already at/in berth/port, shall be entirely for Buyer's account and time
25. Commission: 1.67 percent on gross freight, deadfreight and demurrage is payable to Fettig & Donalty, Inc.
26. In case of claims for loss, damage or shrinkage in transit, or any other claims against the carrier, the rules and conditions governing commercial shipments and the provisions of the Carriage of Goods by Sea Act of 1936 shall not apply as to the period within which notice thereof shall be given to carriers, or period within which claim therefore shall be made or suit instituted.
27. All other terms and conditions as per Proforma Charter Party, available upon request.
For further information contact Fettig & Donalty, Inc. 202-628-5700 (Washington, DC)