Demurrage & Detention

Export Demurrage

Effective Date: 01/01/2017

Expiry Date: Until further notice

Freetime and charges per container per calendar day (i.e. including week-ends and holidays) after freetime expires. Start date and end date are included in the calculation.

Notes:

  • Shipper’s Own Container is considered as equivalent to corresponding container type
  • 40´ High and 45´ High containers are considered equal to 40´
  • Special equipment/cargo, such as Flat Racks and Open Top equipment, is considered equal to reefer freetime and tariff
  • Shipper’s owned tank with DRY cargo follows freetime & rate of Dry equipment
  • Shipper’s owned tank with IMO cargo follows freetime & rate of IMO
  • For special deals: Please bear in mind that the calculation method of charges for special deals (free-time granted > tariff free-time) is ‘progressive’ and the leadoff rate slap(s) will be reduced by the number of days in excess of tariff free-time.
  • NOR (non-operating reefer) is considered as Dry Container

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Dry Containers
20’ 40’ 45’
Day 1 to 7 Free - Day of gate-in full and load on board included 
Day 8 to 14 60 EUR 75 EUR
Day 15 to 21 75 EUR 120 EUR
Day 22 to 28 120 EUR  170 EUR 
Day 29 onwards 140 EUR 190 EUR

Reefer and IMO Containers
20’ 40’ 45’
Day 1 to 5 Free - Day of gate-in full and load on board included
Day 6 to 12 120 EUR 140 EUR
Day 13 to 19 150 EUR 180 EUR
Day 20 to 26 190 EUR 240 EUR
Day 27 onwards 230 EUR 280 EUR

Export Detention

Effective Date: 01/01/2017

Expiry Date: Until further notice

Freetime and charges per container per calendar day (i.e. including week-ends and holidays) after freetime expires. Start date and end date are included in the calculation.

Notes:

  • 40´ High and 45´ High containers are considered equal to 40´
  • Special equipment/cargo, such as Flat Racks and Open Top equipment, is considered equal to reefer freetime and tariff
  • For special deals: Please bear in mind that the calculation method of charges for special deals (free-time granted > tariff free-time) is ‘progressive’ and the leadoff rate slap(s) will be reduced by the number of days in excess of tariff free-time.
  • NOR (non-operating reefer) is considered as Reefer Container

Visit the surcharge definition glossary


Dry Containers
20’ 40’ & 45’
Day 1 to 5 Free - Day of gate-out empty and gate-in full included
Day 6 to 12 45 EUR 55 EUR
Day 13 to 19 55 EUR 70 EUR
Day 20 to 26 65 EUR  85 EUR 
Day 27 onwards 75 EUR 100 EUR

Reefer Containers
20’ 40’
Day 1 to 5 Free - Day of gate-out empty and gate-in full included
Day 6 to 12 85 EUR 105 EUR
Day 13 to 19 95 EUR 115 EUR
Day 20 to 26 105 EUR 125 EUR
Day 27 onwards 125 EUR 150 EUR

Import Demurrage

Effective Date: 01/04/2018

Expiry Date: Until further notice

Freetime and charges per container per calendar day (i.e. including week-ends and holidays) after freetime expires. Start date and end date are included in the calculation.

Notes:

  • Shipper’s Own Container is considered as equivalent to corresponding container type
  • 40´ High and 45´ High containers are considered equal to 40´
  • Special equipment/cargo, such as Flat Racks and Open Top equipment, is considered equal to reefer freetime and tariff
  • Shipper’s owned tank with DRY cargo follows freetime & rate of Dry equipment
  • Shipper’s owned tank with IMO cargo follows freetime & rate of IMO
  • For special deals: Please bear in mind that the calculation method of charges for special deals (free-time granted > tariff free-time) is ‘progressive’ and the leadoff rate slap(s) will be reduced by the number of days in excess of tariff free-time.
  • NOR (non-operating reefer) is considered as Dry Container

Visit the surcharge definition glossary


Dry Containers (Seaport)
20’ 40’ 45’
Day 1 to 3  Free - Day of discharge and gate-out full at port included 
Day 4 to 10 60 EUR 75 EUR
Day 11 to 17 75 EUR 120 EUR
Day 18 onwards 140 EUR 190 EUR

Dry Containers (Inland terminals)
20’ 40’ 45’
Day 1 to 7 Free - Day of discharge at port and gate-out full at inland terminal included
Day 8 to 14 60 EUR 75 EUR
Day 15 to 21 75 EUR 120 EUR
Day 22 onwards 140 EUR 190 EUR

Reefer and IMO Containers (Seaport)
20’ 40’ 45’
Day 1 to 3 Free - Day of discharge and gate-out full at port included
Day 4 to 10 120 EUR 140 EUR
Day 11 to 17 150 EUR 180 EUR
Day 18 onwards 230 EUR 280 EUR

Reefer and IMO Containers (Inland terminals)
20’  40’ & 45’
Day 1 to 7 Free - Day of discharge at port and gate-out full at inland terminal included
Day 8 to 14 120 EUR 140 EUR
Day 15 to 21 150 EUR 180 EUR
Day 22 onwards 230 EUR 280 EUR

Import Detention

Effective Date: 01/04/2018

Expiry Date: Until further notice

Freetime and charges per container per calendar day (i.e. including week-ends and holidays) after freetime expires. Start date and end date are included in the calculation.

Notes:

  • 40´ High and 45´ High containers are considered equal to 40´
  • Special equipment/cargo, such as Flat Racks and Open Top equipment, is considered equal to reefer freetime and tariff
  • For special deals: Please bear in mind that the calculation method of charges for special deals (free-time granted > tariff free-time) is ‘progressive’ and the leadoff rate slap(s) will be reduced by the number of days in excess of tariff free-time.
  • Detention is invoiced based on tariff of empty return location.
  • NOR (non-operating reefer) is considered as Reefer Container

Visit the surcharge definition glossary


Dry Containers  (Pick up per truck)
20’ 40’ & 45’
Day 1 to 3 Free - Day of gate-out full and gate-in empty included
Day 4 to 10 45 EUR 55 EUR
Day 11 to 17 55 EUR 70 EUR
Day 18 onwards 75 EUR  100 EUR 

Dry Containers  (Pick up per rail / barge)
20’ 40’ & 45’
Day 1 to 5 Free - Day of gate-out full and gate-in empty included
Day 6 to 12 45 EUR 55 EUR
Day 13 to 19 55 EUR 70 EUR
Day 20 onwards 75 EUR 100 EUR

Reefer Containers (Pick up per truck)
20’ 40’
Day 1 to 3 Free - Day of gate-out full and gate-in empty included
Day 4 to 10 85 EUR 105 EUR
Day 11 to 17 95 EUR 115 EUR
Day 18 onwards 125 EUR 150 EUR

Reefer Containers (Pick up per rail / barge)
20’ 40’
Day 1 to 5 Free - Day of gate-out full and gate-in empty included
Day 6 to 12 85 EUR 105 EUR
Day 13 to 19 95 EUR 115 EUR
Day 20 onwards 125 EUR 150 EUR

For previous demurrage and detention tariff, please click here.

 

 

 
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