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Dear Valued Customer,

The following is provided for your information:

Keep From Freezing (KFF)

We at DAX-Dependable Alaskan Express would like to remind you that the winter season is upon us. KFF (Keep From Freezing) service will officially go into effect with the northbound voyage on Friday, October 1, 2021.

When KFF service is needed, please ensure to request KFF service at the time of booking your shipment and notate KFF service on your billing instructions and the shipment Bill of Lading.

Fuel Surcharge

As a reminder, and as a result of the continued increases in fuel costs, the Alaska ocean carriers will increase their fuel surcharges by 1% from the current 28% to 29% effective October 3, 2021. We will continue to monitor the Alaska ocean carrier fuel surcharge and adjust our fuel surcharges accordingly.
DHX Blog-Shipping Insights

We encourage you to visit our blog at to see our latest updates, progress, helpful hints, and shipping insights. Once there, you can access links to our other social media pages where we share our recent posts.

Suggestion Box

Your suggestions are welcomed!

We are constantly striving to ensure you receive superior customer service, so when it comes time to choosing a shipping company, you’ll choose us. Please let us know how we can improve any aspect of DAX-Dependable Alaskan Express service. Our goal is to exceed your expectations and provide easy solutions. 

Should you have additional questions, please contact your local office at 253-872-6599 or our Corporate Customer Service center at 800-488-4888, Ext. 2020, or email us at
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