Transportation and logistic costs are greatly dependent on international fuel prices. A fuel surcharge is standard throughout the industry, and was introduced at a time when domestic fuel prices experienced extreme fluctuations. To safeguard against similar extreme courier rates fluctuations, this fuel surcharge was introduced to act as a cost stabilizer. Although fluctuations in the fuel price are not always that extreme these days, this surcharge still acts as a stabilizer within the industry. Do check with our customer service or your respective account manager for the latest fuel surcharge rates.