Shipping to Liberia

Demurrage and Detention

Country                : Liberia

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

Demurrage import

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

Free time:

Type DRY Flat & Open top REEF IMO
Days 15 15 15 15

Tariff after free time:

Days after free time expiration 20’ DRY 40’ DRY 20’ REEF 40’ REEF 20’SP 40’SP
Day 16 – Day 20 10 20 20 40 20 40
Day 21 – Day 25 20 40 40 80 40 80
Day 26 – above 30 60 60 120 60 120

Detention import

Free time:

Type DRY REEF
Days 7 7

Tariff:

Days after free time expiration 20’DRY 40’DRY 20’REEF 40’REEF 20’SP 40’SP
Day 8 – Day 12 10 20 20 40 20 40
Day 13 – Day 17 20 40 40 80 40 80
Day 18 - onward 30 60 60 120 60 120

Restrictions

Weight restrictions

The maximum safe working load (SWL) acceptable for Liberia is 28 metric tons, i.e cargo plus tare weight of container. 

Equipments

45 ft containers are now accepted. 
Less than Container Load (LCL) or Container Freight Station (CFS) cargo is currently not accepted. 

Commodity Restrictions

Right hand vehicles are not accepted in Liberia.

Freight Payment Acceptance

All freight invoice / payment (including Port Additional Import) for import shipment into Liberia must be made at origin or booking office. ONLY destination local charges invoice / payments are accepted to be made in Liberia. No freight invoice / payment acceptance in Liberia with the exception of the Liberia sales controlled customers. Conditional acceptance MUST be arranged prior vessel departure with the approval of michel.koffi@maersk.com.

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.