Customer Advisories and Announcements

Dangerous Goods / Hazardous Materials

Update on Chassis Provision Change for Shipments To/From U.S.A.

March 15, 2013

Effective May 1, 2013 "K" Line will no longer provide chassis for all CY/Merchant Haulage dry shipments to and from Norfolk/Portsmouth, VA via all "K" Line Transpacific and Transatlantic Services. 

We will continue to provide chassis for :

  1. All reefer shipments (import and  export) and
  2. All door/carrier haulage shipments.

Following is an update on the implementation schedule for chassis provision changes applicable to CY/Merchant Haulage shipments:

April 1, 2013
Cincinnati, OH ; Cleveland, OH ; Columbus, OH ; Georgetown, KY ;
Huntsville, AL; Louisville, KY ; Marysville, OH ; Memphis TN;
Nashville, TN;  Pittsburgh, PA.
May 1, 2013
Norfolk/Portsmouth, VA
2013 (TBD)
Chicago, IL ; Detroit, MI ; Los Angeles/Long Beach, CA.

Notice on the change in the provision of chassis at these locations will be provided at least 30 days prior to implementation.

Should you have any questions, please contact your local "K" Line account representative.