The Tanker Committee of the Association is pleased to announce the introduction of a new edition of the American Tanker Rate Schedule – ATRS 2016 – 2017


The American Tanker Rate Schedule is a publication with rates to remain in effect for two years. Interim supplemental amendments will be issued during the two-year period and a list of supplemental rates determined during the period of the schedule that are issued in the next release.

ATRS incorporates the following prototype ship: a vessel representative of the tonnage that is now used, and that which is expected to reflect the most frequently used American Flag tanker in years to come.

The particulars of the vessel that will make up the Basis of Calculation are as follows:

Summer Deadweight: 46,069 LT
Summer draft laden in salt water: 40 feet
Gross Registered Tons: 30,415 LT
Net Registered Tons: 11,125 LT
LOA: 600 feet
Beam: 105 feet
Panama Canal Net Tonnage: 25,239 LT
Suez Canal Net Tonnage: 27, 569 LT
Average Service Speed: 14 Knots
Bunker consumption at Sea: 32 tons per day IFO 380
Bunker consumption in Port: 14 tons per day MDO
Allowance for stores/spare bunkers: 400 long tons
Daily Hire: $18,000 per day

One bunker price will be used for every rate. The price used will represent the average market price for  380 CST per LT based on a yearly average from October 2014 through September 2015.

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Please review the 2016-17 Subscription Letter.

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Association of Ship Brokers & Agents (USA) Inc.
510 Sylvan Avenue, Suite 201
Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632

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