Shipping to Sierra Leone

Demurrage and Detention

Country                : Sierra Leone

Direction             : Import

Effective Date    : 01/01/2018

Expiry Date         : 31/12/2018

Free time             : Calendar day basis (i.e. including week-ends and holidays)

Currency             : USD

Invoiced               : Per container, per day, as per container type

Import

Detention/Demurrage combined import

Demurrage starts as from discharge day full on terminal, including vessel arrival, Saturday, Sunday and Publics holidays.             

Free time:

Type DRY/REEF
Days 6

Tariff after free time:

Days after free time expiration 20’ DRY 40’ DRY 20’ REEF 40’ REEF
Day 7 – Day 11 8 16 14 28
Day 12 - onwards 16 32 28 56

Procedures

Container Tracking request

  • Consignee can be informed of his cargo's actual status at anytime .

B/l copy /Arrival notice request

  • These can be issued through the online system and also manifest copy in certain cases.

Documents amendment ( on bs/l and manifests  details)

  • If necessary, this can be handled by our office.

Information Exchange

  • Needed information can be provided at any time to assist customer with customs clearance and all other queries at customer service desk.

Invoicing (freight and local charges) for collect shipments

  • Issuance of freight, handling charges and other extra services invoices .

Delivery Order issuance

  • To enable customer to take possession of his goods

Restrictions

No acceptance for Toxic Waste.

Email your local office

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.