Tokyo, Japan, 2013-12-09 — /travelprnews.com/ — Japan Airlines (JAL) will maintain current levels of fuel surcharge on all international passenger tickets issued between February 1 and March 31, 2014 as detailed below.
JAL sets fuel surcharge levels bimonthly based on the 2-month average price of Singapore kerosene-type jet fuel. The price of Singapore kerosene-type jet fuel during the two month period of October and November 2013 averaged US$122.77 per barrel. With reference to the fuel surcharge benchmark list for fiscal year 2013 (see below), this corresponds to Zone G of fuel surcharges. From February to March 2014, it will range from 2,200 yen on a Japan – Korea ticket to 23,500 yen on a Japan – USA ticket per person per sector flown, on tickets purchased in Japan.
This level of surcharge will be applied to all international passenger tickets issued between February 1 and March 31, 2014.
Fuel Surcharge for the period: February 1 and March 31, 2014
|Current Level: Zone G(Applicable till January 31, 2014)||Unchanged Level: Zone G(Applicable on/after February 1, 2014)|
|Based on average
price of fuel:
per sector flown)
|For sales in Japan||For sales outside Japan||For sales in Japan||For sales outside Japan|
|Japan – Korea,
Far East Russia
|JPY 2,200||US$27.00||JPY 2,200||US$27.00|
Hong Kong, Taiwan
|JPY 6,000||US$74.00||JPY 6,000||US$74.00|
|Japan- Guam, Palau,
|JPY 7,000||US$86.00||JPY 7,000||US$86.00|
|JPY 11,500||US$142.00||JPY 11,500||US$142.00|
|JPY 15,000||US$185.00||JPY 15,000||US$185.00|
|Japan- Canada, Europe,
Middle East, Oceania,
USA (excl. Hawaii)
|JPY 23,500||US$290.00||JPY 23,500||US$290.00|
– For full details about JAL’s fuel surcharge policy, please refer to http://www.jal.co.jp/en/inter/fuel/detail.html
– The surcharge applies to flights operated by Japan Airlines as well as code-share flights operated by other airlines.
– The planned level of fuel surcharge is subject to government approval