Shipping to Algeria

Get up-to-date local information about import procedures and restrictions, demurrage and detention, container pick-ups and more.

Demurrage and Detention

  • Effective Date: 1st of November 2018
  • Expiry Date: Until further notice

Charges per container per calendar day (i.e. including week-ends and holidays). Demurrage starts from discharge full at terminal and ends at empty return in our depot.

Our setup in ALGERIA is Combined Demurrage & Detention.This means you will have one combined free time period and compensation for utilization of equipment inside and outside of terminals or depots, referred to as Combined Demurrage & Detention.

Visit the Surcharge definition glossary to find out more about demurrage and detention.

Dry containers

Demurrage & Detention 20' Dry 40' / 45' Dry 20' Open / Flat 40' Open / Flat
Day 1 to 15 Free
Day 16 to 22 25 USD 45 USD 30 USD 60 USD
Day 23 to 60 45 USD 85 USD 50 USD 100 USD
Day 60 to 90 60 USD 118 USD 65 USD 130 USD

Refrigerated containers

Demurrage & Detention 20' Reefer 40' Reefer
Day 1 to 3 Free
Day 4 to 7 55 USD 110 USD
Day 8 to 30 100 USD 210 USD
Day 31 to 90 120 USD 230 USD

Deposit (in Dinar)

  • 20' Dry - 435,000DZD
  • 40' Dry - 840,000 DZD
  • 45’ Dry -  840,000 DZD
  • 20’ Flat & Open – 480,000 DZD
  • 40’ Flat & Open – 960,000 DZD
  • 20' Reefer - 750 ,000 DZD
  • 40' Reefer – 1,400,000   DZD

Please contact the local agency to provide the amount of the annual deposit

Local Charges

  • In order to find out what the Local Charges are on your actual or potential shipments with Maersk, please visit our Rate Look Up Tool.
By selecting an Origin and Destination, you will see displayed all charges regarding the chosen traffic
*Please note this is not an official quotation.

Contact us

If you want to speak to a sales person about a new shipment or if you have a question about your existing shipment, you can email us and we will respond within the next two days. If you have a more immediate question, you can search for help online.