Shipping to Oman

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

Import Shipment Details

Demurrage and Detention

Free time:

TYPE DRY FLAT & OPEN TOP REEFER IMO
DAYS 5 3 3 3

Tariff after free time:

Days after freetime expiration 20' DRY/NOR 40'/45' DRY/HC/NOR Days after freetime expiration 20' REEF 40' REEF 20'FLAT / OPEN TOP 40'FLAT / OPEN TOP 20'IMO 40'IMO
Day 6 – 9 8.5 17 Day 4 - 7 25 50 15 30 8.5 17
Day 10 – 16 17 34 Day 8 – 14 50 100 30 60 17 34
Day 17 onwards 34 68 Day 15 onwards 100 200 60 120 34 68

Import free time for specific commodities

Import free time for Vehicles and Autoparts
(HS codes : 004601,004602,004603,004604,004605,004606,004607,004608,004609)

Combined Demurrage and Detention

Combined demurrage and detention starts from discharge day (included), ends with gate-in empty day (included) to terminal.

TYPE DRY FLAT & OPEN TOP REEFER IMO
DAYS 14


Remark: Storage not applicable and collected by terminal directly

Tariff after free time:  As per above new tariff (progressive slabs)

Procedures

Yemen Shipments LOI

Bill of lading

No specific requirement, all types of bills of lading accepted. Containers allowed to be discharged to foreign parties but can only be cleared upon declaration of local consignee/notify and same can be corrected via amendment which is allowed post discharge of container/s.

Restrictions

Yemen Shipments LOI 

Commodity

IMO CLASS: 1 (Fireworks / Expl${Insert term here}osives) – Import to Oman

Port: Sohar
 
Import of IMO class 1 is not acceptable in Sohar, Oman
 
Port: Salalah

IMO class 1 is accepted to Salalah only when t/s port is not Jebel Ali UAE (AEJAL).

Bookings to Salalah can be accepted once pre-requisites are aligned and above condition is fulfilled.

Weight and measurement

No weight restrictions. Maximum height permissible (OOG cargo) not more than 4.2 meters

Contact us

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