NOTICE TO TRADE: DEMURRAGE/DETENTION FOR CONTAINERS (SOC/SLOTS)



DEMURRAGE/ DETENTION FOR CONTAINERS (SOC/ SLOTS) - (Dubai, Mombasa, Mogadishu, Berbera and Djibouti)

Import 
  • Please be advised that, Calculations for Free time will be from the time the containers become available at the terminal; (if the container arrives at Terminal before 08.00hrs, then free time counts from the same day. If after 08.00hrs, free time counts from the next day.
  • Saturday and Sunday are counted as calendar days in Freeday period, however, National Holidays are excluded.
  • Detention charge is based on calendar day, and subject to a VAT charge of 8%.


Export 


  • Freetime is calculated from the next day after release of empty container from the terminal. 
  • Demurrage and detention charges are subject to a VAT charge of 8%.