Shipping to Vietnam

Get up-to-date local information about holiday periods, charges, payment services, inland transport procedures and restrictions, and more.

Inland Haulage

Inland haulage includes transportation from vendors to the port of shipment, and from discharge port to the point of stripping the ocean container by truck and or rail.

We ensure that your products are moved at the right time to the right place. Whatever your need for inland transportation, you can count on us to deliver an effective and cost efficient inland haulage service.

Our offering includes:

  • Multiple modes of transport
  • Large network of quality transport providers
  • Constant monitoring and quality assurance
  • Timely pick-up and delivery
  • One-stop-shopping combining your land and ocean transport needs
For more details about our services, please contact us:
Email: Customer services (VN.IMPORT@MAERSK.COM)
Phone: +84 28 3823 8566
Fax: +84 28 3823 8583

Local Charges

As to reflect the market conditions and the increasing operational costs, we would like to announce the adjustment of local surcharges for all export and import shipments from/to Vietnam, effective 1st January 2016. Full details of the changes are outlined below:

Surcharge Type Applied on Amount (VND)* Note
AMF per Bill of Lading 900,000
(Transport Document Amendment Fee)
CFI per Bill of Lading 1,475,000
(Customs Fine Services)
LPF per Bill of Lading 1% of prepaid outstanding or minimum VND 500,000 per week
(Late payment Fee)
TLX per Bill of Lading 30 USD
(Electronic Cargo Release)

*All listed charges are subject to 5% VAT
**SP: Special container such as: open-top, twin deck, flat rack,…
For further queries, please feel free to contact your Sales Representative or Maersk Customer Service at 84 28 38238566 (Ho Chi Minh City), 84 256 3810272 (Da Nang), 84 24 39363693 (Hanoi) or 855 23 965777 (Cambodia).

Customs House Brokerage

Global knowledge and local expertise in customs formalities

Due to the special nature of "clearing" cargo, it is important to know the variations in customs practices across the world. We can help you with the complexities of border controls and customs regulations for both export and import cargoes and at origin and destination. Our local customs house brokerage experts know what the variations are.

We offer efficient and timely customs house brokerage including:

  • Full customs clearance
  • Bonded warehousing
  • Bonded transit movements
  • Commodity classification
  • Duty drawback
  • Consigning export and import of goods
  • Transit transport via Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, and China.
  • Door-to-Door Service 
For more details about our services, please contact us:
Email: Customerservices (VN.IMPORT@MAERSK.COM)
Phone: +84 28 3823 8566
Fax: +84 28 3823 8583


Remittance Currency
It’s mandatory that all Payments are settled in the invoice currency which is shown in the “Total” column of the invoice. Any discrepancy in currency could result in delays in release of delivery orders and/ or bill of ladings. 

Please find below rate of exchange (ROE).

D&D invoice
Date Currency ROE
03-04-2020 USD/VND 23,768
02-04-2020 USD/VND 23,798
01-04-2020 USD/VND 23,819
31-03-2020 USD/VND 23,839
30-03-2020 USD/VND 23,819
29-03-2020 USD/VND 23,819
28-03-2020 USD/VND 23,819
27-03-2020 USD/VND 23,839
Freight invoice (ETA/ETD)
ETA/ETD Currency ROE
09-04-2020 USD/VND 23,768
08-04-2020 USD/VND 23,798
07-04-2020 USD/VND 23,819
06-04-2020 USD/VND 23,839
05-04-2020 USD/VND 23,819
04-04-2020 USD/VND 23,819
03-04-2020 USD/VND 23,819
02-04-2020 USD/VND 23,839

For historical record daily exchange rate click » here

FAQs for Export and Import


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1. Bank  Payments:

Collection account

Collection account MSL Vietnam
HSBC bank VND - 001-088400-001 / USD - 001-088400-101

2. OFAC embargoed shipments 

Shipment from/to Cuba, North Korea, Sudan or Syria are under United States of America (U.S.) trade sanctions (OFAC embargoed shipments), payment for the related invoice(s) must be made to ACB bank in the currency of the invoice.

Bank name:   NGÂN HÀNG TM CP Á CHÂU (ACB) - CN DUYÊN HẢI                                                     
Currency:  VND
Account number: 28777109

Documents cannot be released for payments made to the incorrect account, and Maersk will not be held responsible for incorrect payments.

Contact us

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.