Shipping to Algeria

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

Cut off times

Service Point Service ETA Cargo
Algiers All Services Sat 06:00 Sun 06:00
Bejaia All Services Sun 06:00 Mon 06:00
Oran All Services Tue 05:00 Wed 06:00

Demurrage and Detention

  • Effective Date: 01/06/201
  • 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 16 Free
Day 17 to 22 20 USD 40 USD 30 USD 60 USD
Day 23 to 90 40 USD 80 USD 45 USD 90 USD

Refrigerated containers

Demurrage & Detention 20' Reefer 40' Reefer
Day 1 to 3 Free
Day 4 to 7 40 USD 80 USD
Day 8 to 90 80 USD 160 USD

Deposit (in Dinar)

  • 20' Dry - 325,000 DZD
  • 40' Dry - 650,000 DZD
  • 20' Reefer - 650,000  DZD
  • 40' Reefer - 1,300,00   DZD

The amount of the annual agreement is set at 1.000.000 Dinars.

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.

Email your local office

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.