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NORTH ATLANTIC FRENCH ATLANTIC FREIGHT CONFERENCE
80 BROAD STREET, NEW YORK 4, N.Y.

Telephone WHitehall 4-0990
Cable Tranconfer

January 15, 1953.

[[underlined]] IMPORTANT NOTICE [[/underlined]]

Owing to the continuance of unsettled conditions prevailing in the trade between United States North Atlantic and Continental ports as mentioned in our December 17, 1952 notice the temporary discount of 10% granted by that notice is hereby extended to and including February 28, 1953. The reduction is on all freight rates except that it does not apply to accessorial charges such as minimum Bill of Lading Charges, Heavy Lift Charges, Extra Length Charges, etc., or on following items:

Bulk Cargoes (Not Package Goods)-Coal; Coke; Grain; Oils; Petroleum and Liquid Petroleum; Salt Cake

Effects or Goods, Household or Personal, packed, including lift vans

Equipment Steel Rolling Mills, Supplies and Parts

Explosives

Hay

Livestock; Animals, etc.

Machinery, Power Transmission Installation, Supplies and Parts

Ordnance (Governmental military cargoes)

Sheets, Hot Rolled Steel, in coils

Specie, Gold, Silver and Bullion

Human Ashes or Corpses

The date the ship commences to load at the port where the particular shipment is loaded governs application of the normal or reduced (discount) rates.

C.R. ANDREWS, Chairman
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