The Gambia Maritime Administration has announced a revision on the collection mode of the freight levy from the Gambia Ports Authority to the shipping lines with effect from 01st February 2021.

Maersk is therefore introducing the Government and Port Tax Export (GTE) for All Cargo to Banjul, GM effective 01st March 2021 for Regulated and 01st February 2021 Non-Regulated corridors.

This will be collected on behalf of the Gambia Maritime Administration and payable in Banjul.

  • These rates are unaffected by, and do not affect, any tariff notified, published or filed in accordance with local regulatory requirements.
  • For trades subject to the US Shipping Act or the China Maritime Regulations, quotations or surcharges that vary from the Maersk tariff shall not be binding on Maersk unless included in a service contract or service contract amendment that has been filed with the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) or the Shanghai Shipping Exchange, as applicable.

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