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) per container USD 300
Customs clearance – effective as of 1st February 2018 per BL EUR 80 
Customs clearance – effective as of 5th September 2018 per BL EUR 55
Port field rent (=storage) - payable directly to port operator by customer *). Please see the following link per TEU Please check with port operator
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 

* ** applies for containers as from  1st of July 2015

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) per container USD 300
Customs clearance – effective as of 1st February 2018 per BL EUR 80 
Customs clearance – effective as of 5th September 2018 per BL EUR 55
 Port field rent (=storage) - payable directly to port operator by customer *). Please see the following link  per TEU  Please check with port operator
 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 

* port storage is not included in demurrage in Finland 

** as of May 1, 2013 

* ** applies for containers as from  1st of July  2015

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) per container USD 300
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

** applies for containers that arrived 1 March 2013 or later

* ** applies for containers as from  1st of July 2015

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

Port storage (=field rent) payable to Maersk Line** charged per calendar day
Storage: export containers
20’ Dry 40' / 45’ Dry
Day 1-7 EUR 0,00 EUR 0,00
Day 8 EUR 13,60 EUR 27,60
Day 9-60 EUR 4,50 EUR 8,50
Day 61 EUR 107,55 EUR 215,10
Day 62+ EUR 5,55 EUR 11,10

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 Line office.

Special cargoes:

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

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