Shipping to Pakistan

Get up-to-date local information about holiday periods, charges, payment services, inland transport procedures and restrictions, and more.

Inland Haulage

At Maersk we try to provide you end to end services for your cargo. As first class shiping carrier we offer Inland haulage including transportation from vendors to the port of shipment, and from discharge port to the point of stripping the ocean container by truck and or rail.

We ensure that your products are moved at the right time to the right place.  Whatever your need for inland transportation, you can count on us to deliver an effective and cost efficient inland haulage service.

Our offering includes:

  • Inland haulage import (IHI)
  • Bonded transport to upcountry
  • Offering one stop Logistics incl. haulage / warehousing / CHB, with multiple modes of transport for LCL & FCL cargo, both inbound & outbound.
For more details about our services, please contact us:
Phone: +92 21 111 623 775

Local Charges

Security Deposit Tariff

Pakistan
  20 DRY 40 DRY
DRY PKR 50,000 PKR 100,000
Reefer PKR 150,000 PKR 200,000

*Deposit Tariff for DRY cargo is same for all destinations within Pakistan

Afghanistan
  20 DRY 40 DRY
DRY USD 2,000 USD 3,000
Reefer USD 16,000 USD 20,000
Personal Effect Shipments
  20 DRY 40 DRY
Karachi PKR 150,000 PKR 150,000
Upcountry PKR 250,000 PKR 250,000

Export Local Charges

Charge Description Charge Basis Charge Details
Origin Documentation Fee Per B/L USD 70
Export Service Charge Per Container USD 25
Export Tariff 
Charge description  Charge Basis Charge Details 
Payer/Payterm Amendment – Origin Per B/L USD 40  
B/L Amendment Fee   Per   Amendment   USD 50  
Telex Release / Reefer – Service Charges Per B/L   USD 30  
Telex Release / Dry – Service Charges Per B/L USD 30  
Manual Documentation Fee Per B/L   USD 30  
Late Payment Fee Per B/L Per Week USD 200  
Certificate – Service Charges  Per certificate USD 5
Bounced Cheque Charges Per cheque USD 110  
Genset Service 20’ Per container   USD 135
Genset Service 40’ Per container USD 200
Pick Up from Upcountry 20 & 40 DRY Per container USD 10
Shipper Owned / Leased Equipment Fee Per   container  USD 15
Origin Handling Fee (Dry) 
(Excluding Iran, Cuba, Sudan)
Per container USD 130 for 20 DRY 
USD 170 for 40 DRY & HDRY
Origin Handling Fee (Reefer) 
(Excluding Iran, Cuba, Sudan)
Per container USD 175 for 20 and 40 REEFER
Origin Handling Fee (Dry) 
(Pakistan To Iran, Cuba, Sudan)
Per container EUR 87 for 20 DRY
EUR 118 for 40 DRY & HDRY
Origin Handling Fee (Reefer) 
(Pakistan To Iran, Cuba, Sudan)
Per container EUR 122 for 20 and 40 REEFER

Import Local Charges

Import Tariff
Charge description Unit Charge Details 
20' 40'/45'
House BL Split Fee  Per   HBL  USD 15 USD 15 
Import Service Charges Per container  USD 40  USD 45
Import Service Charges (Reefer) Per container  USD 65  USD 65
Destination Handling Fee (Dry) Per container  USD 130  USD 170 
(Excluding Iran, Cuba, Sudan) 
Destination  Handling Fee (Reefer) Per container  USD 175 USD 175 
(Excluding Iran, Cuba, Sudan) 
Destination  Handling Fee (Dry) Per container  EUR 87  EUR 118 
(Iran, Cuba, Sudan To Pakistan) 
Destination  Handling Fee (Reefer) Per container  EUR 122  EUR 122 
(Iran, Cuba, Sudan To Pakistan) 
Destination Documentation Fee (DDF)  Per   BL USD 65 USD 65
(World to Pakistan) 
Drop off to Upcountry 20'  Per container USD 20   
Drop off to Upcountry 40'  Per container    USD 30

Note: Equipment Management Fee CFS applicable to scrap cargo with 100% examination.

Additional Charges
Import Tariff 
Charge description Unit Charge Details 
(
20' /40' /45')
Change in Inland Destination  Per   BL  USD 150 
Bank Guarantee Fee  Per   BL  USD 30 
Shipper  Own Fee  Per   BL  USD 20
B/L  Re-issuance charge  Per   BL  USD 70 
Change of Status for  Afghanistan Shipments  Per   BL  PKR 2,000 
Manifest Amendment  Per   BL  USD 20
Import Service Charge (Raw cotton)  Per   BL  USD 15 
D/O Reissuance  Per   D/O USD 65
Late House B/L docs submission  Per   BL USD 20

Rate of Exchange

Dear customer, at Maersk we value your ease and consistently try to improve our services to make processes easier. As an initiative to improve our services, we bring for you, the online portal for declaring Rates of exchange applicable for every week. All you have to do is join Maersk.com and you will find Rate of exchanges for previous weeks and current week. We assure you once you will get familiar with this page you will never have to wait or think about calling. Wherever you are Maersk.com will serve you the purpose.

Due to volatility of USD/PKR rate of exchange, the above is subject to change without prior notice.

Should you have any further inquiries please do not hesitate to call 111-623-775 Ext. 289, 309, 254, 456 and 314.

2020

Week Exchange Rate
(USD to PKR)
Effective Date Expiry Date
15  167.75  6th April  10th April 
14  167.50  1st April  3rd April 
13  166.00  27th March 27th March
12  159.25  23rd March  27th March 
11  158.25  10th March  13th March 
10  154.70  02nd March  06th March 
09  154.80 24th February 28th February
08 154.75  17th February  21st February 
07 155.00 10th February 14th February
06 154.85 3rd February 7th February
05  155.15 27th January 31st January
04  155.20 20th January  24th January
03  155.35 13th January  17th January 
02  155.45 06th January 10th January
01  155.60 30th December 03rd January

2019

Week Exchange Rate
(USD to PKR)
Effective Date Expiry Date
52  155.30 23rd December 27th December
51  155.40 16th December  20th December
50  155.75 09th December  13th December
49  155.70 02nd December 06th December 
48  155.70 25th November  29th November
47  155.75 18th November  22nd November
46  155.90 11th of November 15th November
45  156.15 04th of November  8th of November 
44  156.25 28th of October  01st of November
43  156.60 21st of October 25th of October
42  156.50 14th of October  18th of October 
41  156.85  7th of October 11th of October 
40  156.70 30th of September  04th of October 
39  156.65 23rd of September  27th of September 
38  156.60 16th of September  20th of September
37  157.00 9th of September  13th of September 
36  157.50 2nd of September 6th of September
35  157.75   26th of August  30th of August 
34  159.20 19th of August  23rd of August
33  158.70 12th of August 16th of August 
32  160.00 05th of August  09th of August 
31  161.10 29th of July  02nd of August 
30  160.50  22nd of July 26th of July 
29  159.20  15th of July  19th of July 
28  158.00 8th of July  12th of July
27  158.50 3rd of July 5th of July
26  165.50 27th of June 28th of June
25  157.00 18th of June 21st of June
24  151.00 12th of June 14th of June
23  148.70 3rd of June 7th of June
22  150.00 28th of May  31st of May
21  152.00 22nd of May  24th of May
20  141.75 13th of May 17th of May
19  141.70 06th of May 10th of May
18  141.80 29th of April 3rd of May
17  141.80 22nd of April 26th of April
16  141.75 15th of April  19th of April
15  141.70 08th of April  12th of April 
14  141.20 01st of April 05th of April
13  140.50 25th of March 29th of March
12  139.50 18th of March  22nd of March
11  139.00 11th of March  15th of March 
10  139.00 04th of March 08th of March 
09  139.10  25th of February  01st of March
08  139.25 18th of February 22nd of February
07  138.60 11th of February 15th of February
06  138.70 4th of February 8th of February
05  139.25 28th of January  1st of February 
04  139.30 21st of January 25th of January
03  139.30 14th of January 18th of January
02  139.35 07th of January  11th of January
01  139.30 31st of December 04th of January

2018

Week Exchange Rate
(USD to PKR)
Effective Date Expiry Date
52  139.30 24th of December  28th of December
51  139.30 17th of December 21st of December
50  139.30  10th of December  14th of December
49  137.70 05th of December 07th of December 
48  134.20  26th of November  30th of November  
47  134.20  19th of November  23rd of November  
46  134.20 12th of November   16th of November  
45  132.70  05th of November  09th of November 
44  132.70 29th of October  02nd of November
43  133.90 22nd of October 26th of October
42  133.70 15th of October  19th of October 
41  135.20 10th of October  12th of October
40  124.65 01st of October 05th of October
39  124.40 24th of September  28th of September  
38  124.40 17th of September  21st of September 
37  124.40 10th of September  14th of September 
36  124.35 03rd of September 07th of September 
35  124.30 27th of August   31st of August  
34  123.75 20th of August  24th of August 
33  124.30 13th of August 17th of August 
32  124.45 6th of August  10th of August 
31  124.70 31st of July 3rd of August
30  128.70 23rd of July  27th of July 
29 128.40 20th of July
29 129.70 18th of July
29  124.50 17th of July 
29 121.75 16th of July 20th of July
28 121.90 9th of July 13th of July
27  121.90 2nd of July 6th of July
26 121.75 25th of June 29th of June
25  120.80  18th of June  22nd of June 
24 121.00 12th of June  15th of June 
23  115.80  4th of June  8th of June 
22  115.80  28th of May  01st of June 
21  115.80  21th of May  25th of May 
20  115.80  14th of May  18th of May 
19  115.80   7th of May   11th of May  
18  115.80  30th of April   4th of May 
17  115.80  23rd of April   27th of April  
16  115.80  16th of April   20th of April  
15  115.80  9th of April   13th of April  
14  115.75  2nd of April  6th of April 
13  115.90  26th of March   30th of March  
12  115.70  21st of March  23th of March 
11  110.75  12th of March  16th of March 
10  110.75  5th of March  9th of March 
09 110.72  26th of February  2nd of March 
08  110.70  19th of February  23rd of February  
07 110.75  12th of February  16th of February 
06  110.7  6th of February   9th of February  
05  110.7 29th of January  2nd of February 
04  110.7   22nd of January  26th of January 
03  110.7  15th of January   19th of January  
02  110.7  8th of January   12th of January  
01  110.6  1st of January  5th of January 

 

 
 

Customs House Brokerage

Global knowledge and local expertise in customs formalities

Due to the special nature of "clearing" cargo, it is important to know the variations in customs practices across the world. We can help you with the complexities of border controls and customs regulations for both export and import cargoes and at origin and destination. Our local customs house brokerage experts know what the variations are.

We offer efficient and timely customs house brokerage including:

  • Import customs clearance
  • Export customs clearance
  • Bonded transport documentation (T.P.)
  • Exports-rebate processing
  • Bonded warehousing & unbonded warehousing
For more details about our services please contact us:
Email: Inland haulage services 
pk.import@maersk.com
Phone: +92 21 111 623 775 ext 8267
Fax: +92 21 5610800

Contact us

If you want to speak to a sales person about a new shipment or if you have a question about your existing shipment, you can email us and we will respond within the next two days. If you have a more immediate question, you can search for help online.