Bunker Adjustment Factor

The BAF is reviewed on a monthly basis, and the BAF level is be based on the average price for the range between the 15th and 14th of the two preceding months. The new monthly BAF will be stated no later than on the 25th and will become effective on the 1st of the following month. With regard to other air pollutants, Unifeeder meets the strict environmental standards which apply to the North Sea and the Baltic Sea in all its operations. Unifeeder also takes an active part in the work for environmental improvements at sea through the Danish Shipowners’ Association and supports the Danish Shipowners' Association's climate charter.

BAF October 2019

Bunker costs - (EUR) are based on:
  • Average bunker costs: Marine Gas Oil (MGO) FOB Barges 0.1% high Rotterdam.

  • Converted into EUR from USD at a daily rate of exchange, based on European Central Bank (ECB), official rates.

  • Based on the source: Platts, Bunkerwire, daily issue 

    'Platts is the leading global provider of energy and metals information, and the world's foremost source of price assessments in the physical energy markets.'

  • 7% will be added to the FOB Barges Platts index, due to environmental and handling costs
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