Depot, Demurrage & Detention

Demurrage: Compensation to Safmarine for container beyond the free time granted

Freetime
Dry cargo 11 calendar days (including day of vessel arrival)
Reefer cargo 2 calendar days (including day of vessel arrival)
Charges per calendar day after free-time
Day Amount FCFA (XAF)
20' dry 1 - 11 5,800
12 onwards 10,600
40' dry 1 - 11 11,600
12 onwards 21,200
20' reefer 1 and onwards 37,500
40' reefer 1 and onwards 75,000

Detention: This is the compensation to Safmarine for the usage of the container at the customer's premises when the free time of 24 hours after container gate-out has expired. This is both applicable for merchant and carrier haulage. For merchant haulage, a caution needs to be left as a deposit.

Freetime
Carrier Haulage Merchant Haulage
3 calendar days 2 calendar days
Charges per calendar day after free-time (VAT not included)
Day Amount FCFA (XAF)
20' dry 1 and onwards 7,400
40' dry 1 and onwards 15,000
20' reefer 1 and onwards 37,500
40' reefer 1 and onwards 75,000
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Maersk Line Agency Cameroun SA

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Maersk Place - Zone Udeac
BP 12414
237 Douala
Cameroun
+237233500500 +237 (3) 3421186
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