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Matson plans 3rd fuel surcharge hike of 2010

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by Sabrina Salas Matanane

Guam - Maston Navigation announced another pending increase for fuel surcharge for items coming to Hawaii, Guam, the CNMI and Micronesia. Pacific Business News reports the increase would go up 8.5% points on May 1.

Maston Senior Vice President Dave Hoppes says the increase is due to fuel prices remaining at historic highs. This is the third increase the shipping company has made this year.

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