Shipping to and from Zambia

Your complete guide to shipping to and from Zambia. 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 13-05-2020)

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General status
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Schools closed on 16 March and social distancing encouraged.
Incoming cargo restricted at border and from South Africa.
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Counter open
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Open as normal
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Counter fully functioning as normal
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Ocean carrier status
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Business impacted
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Reefer booking acceptance
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Business as usual
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Terminal status
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All terminals operating as usual
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Mozambique remains unaffected.
South Africa is affected.
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Customs authorities
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Open
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Warehousing
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Inland container yards
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Open
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Working normal hours
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Inland trucking
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Business as usual
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Rail transport
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No service
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Barge shipment
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Air freight
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No service
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Local information

Main office
Lusaka
Address
1st floor of Garden Plaza building, Thabo Mbeki Road, Mass Media, Lusaka, Zambia
Telephone
+260 211 255591
Opening hours
Mon-Fri 08:00-17:00

Headquartered in Lusaka, we connect Zambian businesses to key markets around the world. Our comprehensive road and rail network connects you seamlessly to ports such as Beira in Mozambique and Durban in South Africa. From here, the rest of the world is just a short hop away with our unrivalled ocean fleet.

We have the expertise, global presence and local knowledge to get your cargo to its destination on time – wherever in the world that happens to be.

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