Shipping to Lithuania

Local Charges


Local Import Tariff

Charge Charge type Amount
Payer-amendment fee in case of changes to payment terms or destination payers on or after last vessel arrival date Payer Amendment Destination 40 EUR/ BL 
Change of destination fee (COD)  per container  USD 300 
Change of destination fee – Administrative Cost (CAD) – effective as of 15th January 2018. Applies if T/S port remains the same, amendment related to the final port of discharge. Must be requested 96hrs before the arrival to the T/S port  per b/l  USD 300 
Change of destination fee – Extra Restows (CED) – effective as of 15th January 2018. Acceptance of the extra costs associated is must.  per container  USD 300 + extra costs associated 
Import Service (IMP) per DRY/REEF in case port-port delivery 95 EUR / 120 EUR
per container in case store door delivery 95 EUR
Genset per container 200 EUR
Inland haulage charge (IHI) delivery within KLP 140 EUR
Multistop per container 60 EUR
Inland haulage waiting time (WTI) after 12h free, per 12h 120 EUR
Dangerous Cargo Service (Inland Haulage) per container 60 EUR
Late container return fee 20' DRY containers: on every 5th day after free time expiration 80 EUR
Container cleaning / 3rd party damage repair recovery (for damaged containers) Subject to container condition 150 USD
Release fee Drop Off in another country  Per container 150 EUR 

Note: European customs has the right to stop cargo for documents check, x-ray or physical inspection. X ray costs in case arranged by Maersk as follows: 

  • Bremerhaven 250 EUR
  • Gdansk 70 EUR

Demurrage and Detention

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)

Current Demurrage and Detention tariff

Klaipeda effective as of 1st March 2019 discharge date


1.      containers returned to depots differ from POD location will follow Detention (Combined Detention) tariff of location where empties dropped (subj to Drop off fee and OPS acceptance). Storage will remain unchanged based on POD location tariff;
2.      in case of COD, Demurrage and Detention will apply as per POD location tariff

Archived tariff

Lithuania effective from 1st June 2016 till 28th February 2019 discharge date


Bill of lading clausing, documentation:

 No specific clausing required.

Special customs requirements:

Consignee must submit veterinary import document (VID) to local veterinary authorities at least 12 hours before the vessel arrival (fax: + 370 46 355030). In case the document is not submitted in time, reefers will not be allowed to discharge and will be shipped back to Bremerhaven. Consignee will be held responsible for all costs associated with re-import.


Max allowed cargo weight for road transportation: 24.5 tons

No shipment is allowed to enter Klaipeda without proper manifest details. If no shipping information placed in time for updating Customs Authority with the information 48 hours before vessels arrival - the container will be returned for costs of the cargo

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