From the beginning of 2015, the EU sulphur directive (2012/33/EU) limits the sulphur dioxide content of marine bunker oil to a maximum of 0,1 %.
The directive will result in an increase of ferry costs between Finland and Europe.
SECA surcharges for European road traffic as of 1 January 2015 are as follows (minimum EUR 1,20 / shipment):
EUR 0,40/100 kg (full loads EUR 84,00)
EUR 0,30/100 kg (full loads EUR 56,00)
UK and Ireland
EUR 0,67/100 kg (full loads EUR 133,00)
Sweden and Norway
EUR 0,25/100 kg (full loads EUR 52,00)
EUR 0,46/100 kg (full loads EUR 91,00)
Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania
EUR 0,17/100 kg (full loads EUR 34,00)
Our sales department will give further information if needed.