Shipping to and from Sudan

Your complete guide to shipping to and from Sudan. Find the right route, get Maersk office locations, discover local solutions, payment options and more.

COVID-19 Operational status

Due to COVID-19, key elements of your supply chain like warehousing, terminal or customs operations might suffer disruption. In order to react to any change we are capturing and updating daily the latest operational status for each country.

COVID-19 Operational status (updated 22-05-2020)

Operation Market Status Maersk Operational Status
Operation
General status
Market Status
  • Curfew in place for 6am to 6pm. 6 staff authorized to move within the curfew.
  • All others WFH.
  • Office close at 1400 Hours. Lock down started from 17th April in Khartoum.
  • Export OBL release imacted in Khartoum.Government Ban on second hand cars.
Maersk Operational Status
Operation
Counter open
Market Status
Reduced hours
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Counter managed by skeletal staff
Operation
Ocean carrier status
Market Status
Business impacted
Maersk Operational Status
Minimal disruptions
Operation
Reefer booking acceptance
Market Status
Business as usual
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Operation
Terminal status
Market Status
All terminals operating as usual
Maersk Operational Status
Operation
Customs authorities
Market Status
Open
Maersk Operational Status
Operation
Warehousing
Market Status
Operating with limited capacity
Maersk Operational Status
Critical staff available at warehouses
Operation
Inland container yards
Market Status
Partially open
Maersk Operational Status
Lean staff on the ground
Operation
Inland trucking
Market Status
Business as usual
Maersk Operational Status
By trucks from port Sudan
Operation
Rail transport
Market Status
Maersk Operational Status
Normal border operations though slow due to health checks
Operation
Barge shipment
Market Status
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Operation
Air freight
Market Status
Business as usual
Maersk Operational Status
No disruption

Local information

Port
Port Sudan
Address
Port Sudan, Sudan
Telephone
+249 311 822061
Opening hours

With offices in Khartoum and Port Sudan, we connect Sudan’s businesses to key global markets.

We work with our partners Marfa Transport & Trade Co. Ltd. to deliver your cargo to its destination safely and on schedule. We operate regular weekly services from Port Sudan to connect you seamlessly with our unrivalled global fleet. From here, the rest of the world is just a short hop away.

Useful information

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