Shipping to Mozambique

Demurrage and Detention

Import Detention  (Release of full import containers until same returned empty at the terminal/designated depot):

All container types :
LOCAL CARGO : Standard free time is 7 calendar days for all container type, EXCEPT Reefer which is 3 calendar days, from “vessel discharge” date until
“Gate In Empty” at the terminal/designated depot.

TRANSIT CARGO  (Merchant Haulage):  Standard free time hinterland locations (Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe) is 21 calendar days for all container type from
“vessel discharge” date until “Gate In Empty” back to coastal port/designated depot.  Inland hinterland container empty drop off subject to prior approval and
applicable to a “Drop Off Fee” available upon request.

Combined Detention &Demurrage
Charges per calendar day after free-time
Amount (USD)
20' dry Per day 60
40' dry Per day 120
20’ Reefer and special equipment Per day 120
40’ Reefer and Special equipment Per day 200



  • Telex release, Sea Waybilll not allowed for cargo with final delivery Mozambique
  • Is mandatory to provide 2 original bill of lading

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