Shipping to Finland

Get up-to-date local information about export procedures and restrictions, demurrage and detention, container drop-offs and more.

Local charges

Helsinki 

Local export tariffs

Charge Charge type Amount
Origin Documentation Fee (ODF) per Bill of lading EUR 30
Transport Document Amendment Fee (AMF) per amendment USD 25
Change of destination fee (COD) Please contact customer service
Customs clearance – effective as of 1st February 2018 per BL EUR 80 
Customs clearance – effective as of 5th September 2018 per BL EUR 55
Pre-Trip Inspection (PTI) per container USD 120
Container Cleaning Charge (CCL) per container USD 35
Manual Documenation Processing Fee (MDF) per Bill of lading USD 25
Premium Quality Containers (PQC)  per container  USD 50 

Field rent, port dues and arex are payable by customer directly to port operator. 
In carrier haulage -shipments inland haulage rate includes port dues and arex.

Rauma

Local export tariffs

Charge Charge type Amount
Origin Documentation Fee (ODF) per Bill of lading EUR 30
Transport Document Amendment Fee (AMF) per amendment USD 25
Change of destination fee (COD) Please contact customer service
Customs clearance – effective as of 1st February 2018 per BL EUR 80 
Customs clearance – effective as of 5th September 2018 per BL EUR 55
 Pre-Trip Inspection (PTI)  per container  USD 120
 Container Cleaning Charge (CCL)  per container  USD 35
 Manual Documenation Processing Fee (MDF)  per Bill of lading  USD 25
Premium Quality Containers (PQC)  per container  USD 50 

Field rent, port dues and arex are payable by customer directly to port operator. 
In carrier haulage -shipments inland haulage rate includes port dues and arex.

Kotka 

Local export tariffs

Charge Charge type Amount
Origin Documentation Fee (ODF) per Bill of lading EUR 30
Transport Document Amendment Fee (AMF) per amendment USD 25
Change of destination fee (COD) Please contact customer service
Customs clearance – effective as of 1st February 2018 per BL EUR 80 
Customs clearance – effective as of 5th September 2018 per BL EUR 55
Pre-Trip Inspection (PTI) per container USD 120
Container Cleaning Charge (CCL) per container USD 35
Manual Documentation Processing Fee (MDF) per Bill of lading USD 25
Premium Quality Containers (PQC) percontainer USD50

Port dues and arex are payable by customer directly to port operator. 
In carrier haulage -shipments inland haulage rate includes port dues and arex.
Field rent in Kotka is invoiced via Maersk as per Steveco’s tariff:
https://www.steveco.fi/material/attachments/Au4k2eYEm/price_list_kotka_2019.pdf

Demurrage and Detention

Rates from 1st of Jan 2017

Export combined demurrage and detention tariff rates (EUR per calendar day) – all ports

Days
(day of departure included)
20’/40’/45’DRY 20’REEFER, Special eq. REEF 40’REEFER, Special eq.
1-8 0 0 0
9-22 40 90 110
23+ 80 180 220

Notes:

  1. Flat Racks and Open Top equipment are considered equal to special equipment.
  2. High cube and 9’6’’ equipment is considered equal to 8’6’’ equipment.
  3. Port storage is not included in detention & demurrage but port operators charge storage charges directly from customer. Exception is Kotka where port storage is invoiced via Maersk.

Kotka

Field rent in Kotka is invoiced via Maersk as per Steveco’s tariff:
https://www.steveco.fi/material/attachments/Au4k2eYEm/price_list_kotka_2019.pdf

warm warehouse according to separate agreement
with port operator Steveco (charges for warm
warehouse are paid directly to Steveco)

Procedures

Bill of lading clausing, documentation:

No specific clausing required.

Special customs requirements:

No specific requirements.

Restrictions

Commodity:

Reefer acceptance only in Helsinki.

Weight / Measurement:

For general information on weight / measurement restrictions please contact your local Maersk office.

Special cargoes:

Out of gauge, break bulk and dangerous cargo subject to standard Maersk approval procedures.

Contact us

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