Shipping to Dominican Republic
Demurrage and Detention
|STANDARD FREE TIME - IMPORTS|
|Operator||✓ Maersk||Safmarine||MCC||Seago||✓ Sealand|
|Port / terminal Names||All Ports|
|Charge Type||Import - Combined D&D|
|Transport Mode||All transport modes|
|Service Mode||All service modes|
|Freetime||DAYS||Calendar / Working||Same / Next day if after||Next day if after : TIME|
|STANDARD RATES APPLICABLE AFTER FREE TIME*|
|From (Days)||To (Days)||Rate for 20 DRY||Rate for 40/45 DRY||Rate for 20 REEF||Rate for 40 REEF||Rate for 20' Flat & Open Top||Rate for 40' Flat & Open Top||IMO 20'||IMO 40'|
|Tier 1||9||15||USD 72||USD 72||USD 72||USD 72||USD 72||USD 72|
|Tier 2||16||Thereafter||USD 95||USD 95||USD 95||USD 95||USD 95||USD 95|
|Tier 1||6||10||USD 240||USD 240|
|Tier 2||11||Thereafter||USD 264||USD 264|
NOR's are considered under DRY freetime (8 days) and will have a chargeable amount equal to DRY cargo.
Special customs requirements
- For cargo release, customer must present to DR Customs: 2 OBL's, commercial invoice and packing list and payment of the corresponding duties.
- All manifest must be translated in to Spanish.
The 147 Law of General Customs bureau, effective July 5th 2002 has prohibited the import of used vehicles older than 5 years. Any car that not comply with this requirement will be confiscated and all charges will be under the responsibility of the car owner or the Shipping Line if this last one refuses to accept them.
For further information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Freight collect approval
All imports with freight collect payable in the DR must be authorised by Maersk Dominicana Finance Department. Please contact email@example.com.
OOG and IMO cargo are subject to standard Maersk & Port Authorities approval procedures.
For more information, please contact (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Bill of lading
Sea way bills are not acceptable in the Dominican Republic for import cargo release.
In Transit Cargo.
- No cargo IN-TRANSIT to Rio Haina is accepted as Maersk does not provide service in this port.
- As per DR Customs requirement, only Maersk is allowed to handled In-Transit Cargo to Haiti. Cargo will be taken to Port-Au-Prince only.
Cargo in Transit to Haiti should not exceed 26 tons per container
For more information, please contact email@example.com.
General Weight Limit
35 Tons max weight allowed at port including tare weight.