Shipping to Portugal

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

Demurrage

  • Effective Date: 01/01/2018
  • Expiry Date: Until further notice
  • Demurrage are INCLUDING terminal storage costs
  • Demurrage for reefer are INCLUDING the plugging fees on terminal

Charges per container per calendar day (i.e. including week-ends and holidays). Demurrage starts from gate-in day (included) on the terminal, ends with loading day (included) to vessel.

Charges per container per calendar day (i.e. including week-ends and holidays). Detention starts as from gate-out day (included) from terminal, ends with gate-in empty day (included) to terminal

Visit the Surcharge definition glossary to find out more about detention.

Dry containers

DEMURRAGE EXPORT DRY
20’ DRY 40’ / 45' 20' Flat / Open 40' Flat / Open
Days EUR EUR EUR EUR
0 - 9 0 0 0 0
10 - 13 22 33 44 66
14 - 20 44 66 88 132
As from day 21 55 99 110 198

Refrigerated containers

DEMURRAGE EXPORT REEF
20' REEF 40' REEF
Days EUR EUR
0 - 7 0 0
8 - 9 75 150
As from day 10 100 200

Detention

  • Effective Date: 01/01/2018
  • Expiry Date: Until further notice

Charges per container per calendar day (i.e. including week-ends and holidays). Detention starts the day after the empty pick up day (included), ends with gate-in day (included) in terminal.

Visit the Surcharge definition glossary to find out more about detention.

Dry containers

DETENTION EXPORT DRY
20’ DRY 40’ / 45' 20' Flat / Open 40' Flat / Open
Days EUR EUR EUR EUR
0 - 7 0 0 0 0
8 - 13 15 20 30 40
As from day 14 20 30 40 60

Refrigerated containers

DETENTION EXPORT REEF
20' REEF 40' REEF
Days EUR EUR
0 - 7 0 0
8 - 10 80 160
As from day 11 90 180

Local Charges

  • In order to find out what the Local Charges are on your actual or potential shipments with Maersk Line, please visit our Rate Look Up Tool

By selecting an Origin and Destination, you will see displayed all charges regarding the chosen traffic
*Please note this is not an official quotation.

 

Procedures

Customs clearance - documentation requirements:

  • Original or "clear" copy of commercial invoice
  • Packing list
  • When cross-bookings require cargo invoice for customs from a non-Portuguese company it is mandatory to supply a copy of cargo invoice from the Portuguese supplier to the foreign company
  • Full containers not accepted at terminals unless the customs file is closed. For normal cargo a customs process normally takes 24 hours for conclusion/acceptance

Vessel Deadline Information

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