Shipping to Guadeloupe

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

Demurrage and Detention

Effective Date: 01/01/2017

Expiry Date: Until further notice

Freetime and charges per container per calendar day (i.e. including week-ends and holidays) after freetime expires. 

Detention starts the day of the empty pick up day, ends with gate-in day in terminal

Currency: EUR


  • 40´ High and 45´ High containers are considered equal to 40´
  • Special equipment/cargo, such as Flat Racks and Open Top equipment, is considered equal to reefer freetime and tariff
  • NOR (non-operating reefer) is considered as Dry Container

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Equipment Type All equipment type
Free Days 21
Days after free time expiration 20’ DRY / 20’ REEF / 20’flat & Open top / IMO / Shipper’s owned/ 40’ / 40’hc45’ DRY / Flat & Open top / IMO / Shipper’s owned / 40’ REEF
From 22thto 25thday 19 29
From 26thday 20 30

Dear customer, please be informed that as from April 1st 2016 our tariffs will be as following:

Demurrage and detention

Effective Date: 01/01/2017

Expiry Date: Until further notice

Demurrage are not applicable for export Guadeloupe to world

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1-21 days 0 eur 0 eur 0 eur 0 eur
From 22 days 19 eur/day 29 eur/day 19 eur/day 29 eur/day



 No restrictions.

Weight / Measurement: 

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

Cargo weight per container as follows:

Container type Cargo weight
20 Dry 23,000 kg
40 Dry 23,000 kg
High Cube 23,000 kg
45 Dry No acceptance
20 Reefer 22,000 kg
40 Reefer 22,000 kg
45 Reefer No acceptance

Special Cargoes:

No restrictions.

Bill of lading clausing, documentation: 

No restrictions.

Special Customs Requirements:


No restrictions.


No acceptance to/from Fort de France from Point à Pitre (i.e. inter island shipments not accepted). 
No acceptance to/from French Guyana. 
Only merchant haulage allowed. 
Only CY/CY.

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