Import Detention Tariff

The following charges are penalty surcharges when agreed free time has been exceeded and appear on applicable import shipments to South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland

Import Period 20' Dry per day 20' Reef per day 40'Dry per day 40'Reef per day 20' Special per day 40' Specialper day
Please see Free Time table below Day 1-10 after free time expiry USD 47 USD 85 USD 87 USD 169 USD 85 USD 169
Day 11-20 after free time expiry USD 65 USD 129 USD 130 USD 260 USD 126 USD 253
Day 21+ after free time expiry USD 89 USD 183 USD 177 USD 366 USD 183 USD 366
Direction Free time in days Trigger
CPT, DUR & PLZ to Coastal depot 5 Days From Completion of Vessel Discharge
CPT, DUR & PLZ to Inland depot 5 Days
CPT, DUR & PLZ to Lesotho 10 Days
CPT, DUR & PLZ to Botswana 10 Days
CPT, DUR & PLZ to Swaziland 10 Days
JNB & PTA to Inland depot 5 Days From Off-Rail
CPT, DUR & PLZ to to Zimbabwe, Zambia & Malawi 21 Days From Completion of Vessel Discharge
JNB & PTA to Coastal depot 5 Days From Completion of Vessel Discharge
Lesotho, Swaziland & Botswana to Lesotho 7 Days From Off-Rail
Lesotho, Swaziland & Botswana to Swaziland 7 Days From Off-Rail
Lesotho, Swaziland & Botswana to Botswana 7 Days From Off-Rail

For Ocean Transport, the Merchant shall take delivery of the Goods as provided for in clause 22.2 of the Bill of Lading Terms of Carriage, within the above detailed free time applicable to the relevant Port.
The charges listed are effective: 01/04/2018 –31/03/2019

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