Advisories

Alternative Services to/from Lisbon, Portugal

15 March 2020

Following the events that have compromised the operations in the Ports of Lisbon, Maersk is happy to announce that we have in place a new product for our customers to minimize the impact of the vessel omissions in Lisbon.

Please take note of the Alternative Services:

Export:

Export cargos with Origin Lisbon, Portugal will have an intermodal leg, via rail, to Yilport Leixões terminal.

  • Delivery of containers to be performed in Bobadela – ALB – Área Logística da Bobadela, SA. Open from 07am to 20pm.
  • All containers must perform gate-in delivering the export customs clearances and with VGM updated via maersk.com – we reinforce there will be no alternative on customs procedures or VGM services after gate-in in ALB.
  • Customers must deliver units on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of the previous week of the vessel. Ex: vessel with ETA on March 20 needs to be delivered on 11-12-13 of March.
  • The rail costs are 190eur/20’ and 290eur/40’.
  • Maersk will not perform services to reefer/OOG/IMO (class1 and 7) cargos.

Import:

Import cargos with Destination Lisbon, Portugal will have an intermodal leg, via rail, to Bobadela – ALB – Área Logística da Bobadela, SA terminal.

  • Containers will be moved from Yilport Leixões only on customs cleared status.
  • We request all customers to perform customs clearances 4 working days after discharge of container.
  • The rail costs are 190eur/20’ and 290eur/40’.
  • Maersk will not perform services to reefer/OOG/IMO (class1 and 7) cargos.

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