Import costs

Import costs include freight, customs and import surcharge.

Import costs from 1st February 2017 onwards

Import surcharge

The amount of import surcharge is four (4) cents per litre.

Freight charges

The freight charges concern such general selection products that use Alko's import service. Countries or areas that are not mentioned in the table are priced separately.

The freight charges used in our pricing are revised once a year. Possible changes will be announced  two weeks before the notification date of the changes to prices.

For the countries marked with *, the freight charges for the products of one-off purchases and service products are revised case by case. The charge of 1.00 euro per litre, given in the above table, is an estimate freight that our price calculator uses.

These are the charges (euro per litre) that we apply in our pricing as of 1st February 2017:

Collection of goods from

Limited availability products

Main, seasonal and service products

the Netherlands

0,70

0,25

Belgium

0,70

0,18

Spain

0,75

0,40

Georgia*

1,00

0,50

Ireland*

1,00

0,45

Great Britain

0,80

0,50

Italy

0,80

0,45

Austria

1,00

0,35

Greece

1,00

0,70

Latvia, Lithuania

0,40

0,20

Norway*

1,00

0,20

Portugal

0,80

0,55

Poland

0,70

0,20

France

0,70 

0,35 

Sweden

0,50 

0,18

Germany

0,65

0,25

Bulgaria*, Romania*

1,00

0,60 

Slovakia*, Slovenia*

1,00

0,60 

Switzerland

1,00 

0,50 

Denmark

0,65 

0,20

Czech Republic

0,70 

0,25 

Hungary

1,00 

0,40 

Estonia

0,20 

0,08 

 

Collection from the port of shipment

Limited availability products

Main, seasonal and service products

Argentina: Buenos Aires*

1,00 

0,20 

Australia: Adelaide*

1,00 

0,20 

Australia: Other ports*

1,00

0,40

Chile: Valparaiso*

1,00 

0,26 

South Africa: Cape Town*

1,00 

0,25 

Japan: Tokyo*

1,00 

0,25 

New Zealand: Auckland, Lyttelton*

1,00 

0,25 

USA: Seattle* 

1,00

0,22 

USA: Oakland*

1,00 

0,40

North America: other ports*

1,10 

0,90 

South America: other ports*

1,00 

0,50 

Other countries: Far East*

1,00 

0,70 

Other countries: Eastern Europe*

1,00 

0,50 

Other countries: North Africa  and Near  East*

1,00 

0,60 

Israel: Ashdod*

1,00

0,30