Country requirement & restriction


Scrap:  export is subject to export License delivered by DRC government. 
All exports to China are subject to China scrap import license. 

General weight limitation is 23 tons. Each container has its own weight always check plates scales on containers to avoid overweight.
There has no overweight tax; vessels are not allowed to load overweight containers. 

• Quote request must be submitted online via  or via “Safmarine shipment” mobile app.
• Booking must be placed online via our self-service portal 
• Empties containers are released either per triangulation (Importer to Shipper warehouse) or customer can pick up empties containers at our depot.
• Customer must avail container at the terminal and submit shipping instruction latest 2 days prior vessel arrival
• Load list cut off is 2 day prior vessel arrival

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Safmarine Democratic Republic of the Congo

Avenue Kalemie N°1
Concession Rafi
Kinshasa / Gombe
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