Shipping to Reunion

Demurrage and detention

Effective Date: 01/01/2017

Expiry Date: Until further notice

Freetime and charges per container per calendar day (i.e. including week-ends and holidays) after freetime expires. 

demurrage (storage) import: demurrage directly invoices from terminal to customers

Detention import: detention starts as from discharge day, ends with gate-ine empty day to terminal.

Currency: EUR


  • 40´ High and 45´ High containers are considered equal to 40´
  • Special equipment/cargo, such as Flat Racks and Open Top equipment, is considered equal to reefer freetime and tariff
  • Detention is invoiced based on tariff of empty return location
  • NOR (non-operating reefer) is considered as Reefer Container

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Free time:

Type DRY Flat & Open top REEF IMO
Days 12 5 5 5

Tariff after free time:

Days after free time expiration 20’ DRY 40’ DRY 20’ REEF / Flat & Open top / IMO 40’ REEF / Flat & Open top / IMO
6th to 21st day 65 130
As from 22nd day 90 180
13th to 20th day 12 24
21st to 30th day 20 40
As from 11th day 30 60



No restrictions.

Weight / Measurement: 
For general information on weight / measurement restrictions please contact your local Maersk office. 

Cargo weight per container as follows:

Container Type/Size Cargo Weight
20 Dry 23,000 kg
40 Dry 23,000 kg
High Cube 23,000 kg
45 Dry No acceptance
20 Reefer 22,000 kg
 40 Reefer  22,000 kg
 45 Reefer  No acceptance

Special Cargoes: 
No restrictions. 

B/L clausing, documentation: 
Port of discharge to read Port Reunion however Pointe des Galets still accepted should letter of credit so require.

Special Customs Requirements: 
No restriction.

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