Shipping to United Kingdom

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Demurrage and Detention

Cluster : Great Britain & Ireland Cluster
Country : United Kingdom
Direction : Export
Effective Date : 01/05/2017
Expiry Date : DD/MM/YYYY
Free time : Calendar day
Currency : GBP
Invoiced : Per container, per calendar day, per container size type

Export Detention (all UK ports/terminals including Belfast)

Equipment detention commences on and includes the day that the empty container is picked up and ends on the day that the full container is gated-in to the terminal/port.

Free time:

Type DRY Flat &  Open top REEF
Days 14 14 14

Tariff charges:

Days after gate- out empty 20’ DRY 40’ / 40’hc 45’ DRY 20’ Flat & Open top 40’ Flat & Open top 20’ REEF 40’ REEF
1 onwards 25 25 25 55 55 55 55

SOC are not subject to detention
NOR will be charged as DRY equipment
Holidays count unless they fall within the allowed free time period

Export Demurrage (all UK ports/terminals except Belfast)

Demurrage (including equipment & storage) commences on and includes the day that the container is gated-in full at the port/terminal (subject to gate-open/receiving limitations imposed by ports & terminals) and ends on the day that the container is loaded onto the vessel.

Free time:

Type DRY Flat & Open top REEF
Days 10 10 10

Tariff charges:

Days after gate-in full 20’ DRY 40’ / 40’hc 45’ DRY 20’ Flat & Open top 40’ Flat & Open top 20’ REEF 40’ REEF
1 onwards 35 50 50 35 50 105 105

SOC are subject to export demurrage at the rate applicable to the equipment size/type NOR will be charged as DRY equipment
Holidays count unless they fall within the allowed free time period
Reefer plug-in and monitoring/electricity charges are included in the demurrage charge

Export Demurrage (Belfast only)

Demurrage (including equipment & storage) commences on and includes the day that the container is gated-in full at the port/terminal (subject to gate-open/receiving limitations imposed by ports & terminals) and ends on the day that the container is loaded onto the vessel.

Free time:

Type DRY Flat & Open top REEF
Days 14 14 10

Tariff charges:

Days after gate-in full 20’ DRY 40’ / 40’hc 45’ DRY 20’ Flat & Open top 40’ Flat & Open top 20’ REEF 40’ REEF
11 to 14 - - - - - 29 29
15 to 21 35 50 50 35 50 64 79
22 to 28 45 60 60 45 60 74 89
29 onwards 55 70 70 55 70 84 99

SOC are subject to export demurrage at the rate applicable to the equipment size/type
NOR will be charged as DRY equipment
Holidays count unless they fall within the allowed free time period
Reefer plug-in and monitoring/electricity charges are included in the demurrage charge

Restrictions

Commodity: No specific restrictions apply.

Weight / Measurement: Transport of 40 high- cube containers depends on the port and destination and might not always be available. Check with the local Maersk inland service desk for details in case of query.

Max. road limitation: 44000kgs (combined weight of truck, chassis, container & cargo cannot exceed 44000kgs) and legal road limit is 25000kgs gross cargo weight.

Special cargoes: OOG, B/B & IMO cargo subject to standard Maersk approval procedures.

B/l clausing, documentation: No specific clausing required.

Special customs requirements: No specific requirements

Freight Collect Restrictions: view the list.

Services

Week Vessel Name Service Service code Port ETA Eth VGM Cutoff Container Number Cutoff IMO Cutoff Cargo (Quay) Cutoff AMS / SI Cut Off
2018 
52 MAERSK SALTORO ME1 403 GBFXS FRI - 07:00 SAT - 07:00 THU - 07:00 THU - 0800 THU - 11:00 FRI -00:01
52 MAERSK LAVRAS SAECS 278 MSK GBLGP FRI - 00:01 FRI - 1600 THU - 00:01 WED - 1100 THU - 04.00 THU - 18.00
52 METTE MAERSK AE1 435 MSK GBFXS THU - 0700 SAT - 1900 WED - 0700 WED - 0700 WED - 1100 THU - 00.01
52 CAP SAN NICOLAS Samba 102 GBLGP FRI - 02:00 Fri - 18:00 THU - 02:00 TUES - 07:00 TUE - 10:00 THU - 14:00
52 MSC RIFAYA AE7 437 MSK GBLGP FRI 1900 SAT 1900 THU 1900 THU 1200 THU 1600 FRI 1200
52 MAERSK HERRERA AE6 433 MSK GBFXS WED - 0700 THUR - 1500 TUE - 0700 TUE - 0800 TUE - 1100 WED - 0001
52 MSC MARGARITA TA2 822 MSK GBFXS WED 0200 THU 0200 TUE 0200 MON 1400 TUE 0600 TUE 1900 MON - 11:00
52 CAP BEATRICE Columbia Express 86W GBPME THU - 0700 FRI - 01:00 WED - 0700 MON - 0700 WED - 1100 WED - 2359 TUES - 1600
2019
1 MAERSK STADELHORN ME1 403 GBFXS FRI - 07:00 SAT - 07:00 THU - 07:00 THU - 0800 THU - 11:00 FRI -00:01
1 MOL PRESENCE SAECS 278 MSK GBLGP FRI - 00:01 FRI - 1600 THU - 00:01 WED - 1100 THU - 04.00 THU - 18.00
1 MSC MAYA AE1 435 MSK GBFXS THU - 0700 SAT - 1900 WED - 0700 WED - 0700 WED - 1100 THU - 00.01
1 MAERSK LANCO Samba 102 GBLGP FRI - 02:00 Fri - 18:00 THU - 02:00 TUES - 07:00 TUE - 10:00 THU - 14:00
1 MSC TINA AE7 437 MSK GBLGP FRI 1900 SAT 1900 THU 1900 THU 1200 THU 1600 FRI 1200
1 MSC GAIA AE6 433 MSK GBFXS WED - 0700 THUR - 1500 TUE - 0700 TUE - 0800 TUE - 1100 WED - 0001
1 WIDE BRAVO TA2 822 MSK GBFXS WED 0200 THU 0200 TUE 0200 MON 1400 TUE 0600 TUE 1900 MON - 11:00
1 HAMMONIA EMDEN Columbia Express 86W GBPME THU - 0700 FRI - 01:00 WED - 0700 MON - 0700 WED - 1100 WED - 2359 TUES - 1600

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