Shipping to Finland

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

Local charges

Helsinki 

Local import tariffs

Charge Charge type Amount
Destination Documentation Fee (DDF) per Bill of lading EUR 65
Transport Document Amendment Fee (AMF) per amendment EUR 55
Out of service charge (OSC) per DRY/REEF container USD 150 / 350
Change of destination fee (COD)   Please contact customer service
Port dues - payable directly to port operator by customer 
Port field rent (=storage) - payable directly to port operator by customer **). per TEU Please check with port operator
 Container Cleaning Fee (CCL)  per DRY/REEFER container  USD 150/300
Customs Clearance/T1 Documentation fee (T1D) - effective as of 1st February 2018  per BL  EUR 80
Customs Clearance/T1 Documentation fee (T1D) - effective as of 5th September 2018  Per BL  EUR 55

In carrier haulage -shipments inland haulage rate includes port dues and arex

**  port storage is not included in demurrage in Finland

Rauma 

Local import tariffs

Charge Charge type Amount
Destination Documentation Fee (DDF) per Bill of lading EUR 65
Transport Document Amendment Fee (AMF) per amendment EUR 55
Out of service charge (OSC) per DRY/REEF container USD 150 / 350
Change of destination fee (COD)   Please contact customer service
Port dues - payable directly to port operator by customer  
Port field rent (=storage) - payable directly to port operator by customer **). per TEU Please check with port operator
 Container Cleaning Fee (CCL)  per DRY/REEFER container  USD 150/300
Customs Clearance/T1 Documentation fee (T1D) - effective as of 1st February 2018  per BL  EUR 80
Customs Clearance/T1 Documentation fee (T1D) - effective as of 5th September 2018  Per BL  EUR 55

In carrier haulage -shipments inland haulage rate includes port dues and arex

**  port storage is not included in demurrage in Finland<

Kotka 

Local import tariffs

Charge Charge type Amount
Destination Documentation Fee (DDF) per Bill of lading EUR 65
Transport Document Amendment Fee (AMF)  per amendment  EUR 55
Manifest Correction Fee  per Bill of lading  EUR 45
Out of service charge (OSC)  per DRY/REEF container  USD 150 / 350
 Change of destination fee (COD)   Please contact customer service
Port dues - payable directly to port operator by customer    
Customs Clearance/T1 Documentation fee (T1D) - effective as of 1st February 2018  per BL  EUR 80
Customs Clearance/T1 Documentation fee (T1D) - effective as of 5th September 2018  Per BL  EUR 55

Field rent (port storage) is invoiced via Maersk in Kotka.
Please see Demurrage & Detention.

In carrier haulage -shipments inland haulage rate includes port dues and arex

Other ports in Finland

Local import tariffs

Charge Charge type Amount
Destination Documentation Fee (DDF) per Bill of lading EUR 65
Transport Document Amendment Fee (AMF) per amendment EUR 55
 Out of service charge (OSC)  per DRY/REEF container  USD 150 / 350
 Change of destination fee (COD) Please contact customer service
 Port dues - payable directly to port operator by customer 
 Port field rent (=storage) - payable directly to port operator by customer **).  per TEU  Please check with port operator
 Container Cleaning Fee (CCL)  per DRY/REEFER container  USD 150/300
Customs Clearance/T1 Documentation fee (T1D) - effective as of 1st February 2018  per BL  EUR 80
Customs Clearance/T1 Documentation fee (T1D) - effective as of 5th September 2018  Per BL  EUR 55

In carrier haulage -shipments inland haulage rate includes port dues and arex

**  port storage is not included in demurrage in Finland

Demurrage and Detention

Definition

Name Start End
Storage day when laden container has been discharged from the vessel to the terminal day when laden container has been picked up (gate out date)
Combined Demurrage and Detention day when laden container has been discharged from the vessel to the terminal day when empty container has been delivered to the Agent (gate in date)

Combined Demurrage and Detention tariff

Free time (calendar days) DRY Reefer, NOR OT&FR
all ports 7 4 4
All ports (EUR PER CALENDAR DAY)
From (Days) To (Days) DRY From (Days) To (Days) REEF, NOR, OT&FR
20', 40'&45' 20' 40'&45'
1 7 0 1 4 0 0
8 14 40 5 22 90 110
15 21 80 23+ 180 220
22+ 100

Notes:
Port storage is not included into combined demurrage and detention tariff but port operator charges storage directly from customers. Exception is Kotka where port storage is invoiced via Maersk

Storage Kotka as of 1st April 2019 discharge date

KOTKA TERMINAL (EUR PER CALENDAR DAY)
From (Days) To (Days) DRY From (Days) To (Days) IMO
20' 40'&45' 20' 40'&45'
1 7 0 0 1 7 5.25 10.50
8 8 17.30 35.10 8 8 72.70 145.40
9 60 5.20 9.70 9 30 28.10 56.20
61 61 121.60 243.10 31+ 121.60 243.10
62+ 6.30 12.60

Storage Kotka before 1st April 2019 discharge date

KOTKA TERMINAL (EUR PER CALENDAR DAY)
From (Days) To (Days) DRY & IMO
20' 40'&45'
1 7 0 0
8 8 13.60 27.60
9 60 4.50 8.50
61 61 107.55 215.10
62+ 5.55 11.10

Procedures

Bill of lading clause, documentation:

No specific clause required.

Others:

Shipments to Finland are released only to Finnish entities.

Merchant's haulage into Russia is permitted only to a number of Finnish forwarders. A container deposit is required for others.

Restrictions

Commodity

Reefer cargo Helsinki: Reefers are accepted regardless of commodity.
Kotka: Reefers with food products or other commodity that requires veterinary inspection are NOT accepted.
Other Finnish ports: No reefer acceptance.

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.

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