CAL Cargo accepting relief supplies until November 23

Friday, October 26, 2018 - 07:30

Caribbean Airlines Cargo says it is accepting shipments of relief supplies as sent from any of the airline’s North American, Caribbean and South American destinations, effective immediately and ending at midnight on 23 November, 2018.

In a statement issued on Friday, CAL said that shipments will attract freight and handling charges specified by Caribbean Airlines Cargo.

It said that packaged items that will be accepted by Caribbean Airlines Cargo as relief supplies are as follows:

• Towels, sheets and linens

• Large plastic storage containers

• Small kitchen appliances

• Canned food and openers

• Adult diapers

• Baby diapers & wipes

• Personal items (deodorant, lotion, shampoo, feminine products)

• Brooms, mops and squeegees

• School supplies

CAL says shipments must be properly packaged and clearly addressed to a specific recipient in Trinidad & Tobago including first and last names, street name, house number and district.

Air freight and handling charges must be pre-paid by the shipper.

It notes that all shipments will be subject to Customs Duties & Taxes payable by the recipient upon arrival in Trinidad. and adds that all shipments are subject to space availability.