Shipping to Paraguay

Get up-to-date local information about export procedures and restrictions, demurrage and detention, container drop-offs and more.

Demurrage and Detention

Direction Export
Charge Export Combined Demurrage and Detention (from empty pick-up to Load date)

COUNTRY LOCATION PERIOD Calendar Days 20’ DRY 40’ / 45’ DRY 20’ Flat & Open top 40’ Flat & Open top 20’ REEF 40’ REEF
Paraguay PYASU freetime 0-15 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thereafter >15 60 60 60 60 120 120

Remarks
Above information is effective from 1 January 2017 valid until furhter notice. 
Charges per calendar day (including weekends and holidays) after freetime expires 
NOR and IMO are the same as DRY 
Terminal storage charges may apply, nevertheless, those are charged directly by Terminal Operator 
Equipments High Cube and 9'6 shall be considered same as 8'6

 

Restrictions

  • Prepaid payment accepted.
  • Metal scrap is accepted with approved stuffing only. For more details, please kindly contact export@interocean.com.py.
  • Due to its nature, charcoal shipments require documentation pre approval before cargo acceptance.  For more details, please kindly contact export@interocean.com.py.
  • Maersk Line offers FCL service Only (Full Container Load). In case of LCL service required (Less than Container Load) please contact Maersk Logistics.
  • We cannot offer multiple bills of lading for one (1) container where each b/l has a different shipper and or consignee.
  • We cannot offer multiple bills of lading for one (1) container with multiple shippers and one same consignee.
  • We cannot offer multiple bills of lading for one (1) container with multiple shippers, multiple consignees.
  • We cannot offer multiple bills of lading for one (1) container, one shipper and multiple consignees.
  • Guarantee Letter for current year must have been submitted to our local office by Exporter before we can release Booking Confirmation.
  • Cargo with delivery within Russia and Ukraine cannot go on Collect basis (please contact your Sales representative to check exceptions).
  • Cargo to ports in Gabon: BIC number must be submitted before we can release Booking Confirmation. Also, shipper must submit all details about receiver of cargo in Gabon in order for us to request our gabonese colleagues for Reefer Cargo Acceptance. We cannot release Bkg Confirmation until receiving the green light from Gabon.
  • Cargo to ports in Algeria: shipper must submit all details about receiver of cargo in Algeria in order for us to request our colleagues for Reefer Cargo Acceptance. We cannot release Booking Confirmation until receiving the green light from Algeria.
  • Cargo to Bata/ Equatorial Guinea: shipper must submit all details about receiver of cargo in Bata in order for us to request our colleagues at destination for Reefer Cargo Acceptance. We cannot release Booking Confirmation until receiving the green light from Bata.
  • Cargo to Matadi/ Democratic Republic of Congo: we cannot accept cargo to Matadi without a Bureau Veritas Certificate of Inspection (BIVAC certificate).
  • Mandatory Clauses on Bills of lading to Angola A.R.C. Number XXXXXXXXXX (ten digits).
  • For Equatorial Guinea and Guinea-Bissau reefer bookings will only be accepted "under tackle delivery". Bills of lading must be claused accordingly. Please contact our documentation department if you need more information.

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