It is a variable charge, updated monthly based on the fuel price fluctuations, that couriers apply to shipments. The supplement refers to the cost of each individual shipment and does not apply to any ancillary services. The fee rates applied take effect from the first Monday of the month in question.
MBE Fuel surcharge from 1 to 30 June 2016:
standard domestic shipments: 6.50%
domestic express and international shipments: 12.75%