Shipping to Guadeloupe

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

Demurrage

Effective Date: 15/05/2019

Expiry Date: 31/12/2019

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

Demurrage starts as from discharge day, ends with gate-out day from terminal

Currency: EUR

Notes:

  • Shipper’s Own Container is considered as equivalent to corresponding container type
  • 40´ High and 45´ High containers are considered equal to 40´
  • Special equipment/cargo, such as Flat Racks and Open Top equipment, is considered Shipper’s owned tank with DRY cargo follows freetime & rate of Dry equipment
  • Shipper’s owned tank with IMO cargo follows freetime & rate of IMO
  • NOR (non-operating reefer) is considered as Dry Container
  • Demurrage for reefer are INCLUDING plugging fees on terminal in all French ports

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Type DRY REEF
Days 5 1

Tariff after freetime : 

Days after freetime expiration 20’DRY 40’DRY/ 20’REEF 40’HREEF
40'HDRY/
45'DRY
As from 2th day 82 126
from 8th day 85 130
6th to 9th day 28 48
As from 10th day 32 52

Detention

Effective Date: 15/05/2019

Expiry Date: 31/12/2019

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

Detention starts as from gate-out day from terminal, ends with gate-in empty day to terminal

Currency: EUR

Notes:

  • 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
  • Detention is invoiced based on tariff of empty return location
  • NOR (non-operating reefer) is considered as Reefer Container

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Type DRY REEF
Days 7 5

Tariff after freetime : 

Days after freetime expiration 20’DRY 40’DRY/ 20’REEF 40’HREEF
40'HDRY/
45'DRY
As from 6th to 7th day 21 36
As from 8th day 25 40
As from 8th to 10th day 20 30
As from 11st day 23 33

Restrictions

Commodity: 

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.

Others: 

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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