Shipping in Bangladesh

Local Charges

New THC level-in effect from September,2011

Chittagong and Dhaka:

For CY-CY Import and export:
20’dry 40’dry 40’HCdry 45’dry 20’ref 40’HCref
Dhaka $85 $120 $160 N/A $85 $160
Chittagong $85 $120 $160 $160 $85 $160
For CY-CFS import at Chittagong port:
Commodity 20' Dry 40' Dry 40'H Dry 45' Dry
**in case, MCC BL is on CY-CY basis and Forwarder submits their manifest as CFS basis, then$ 25/per containerwill be applicable asAdministration Charge
Garments $ 130.00 $ 195.00 $ 292.50 $ 292.50
All commodities except Garments + 15% VAT $ 149.50 $ 224.25 $ 336.37 $ 336.37

For Mongla the THC level remains the same as previous

Mongla:

For Import:
20’dry 40’dry 40’HCdry 45’dry 20’ref 40’HCref
$88 $122 $142 N/A $88 $122
For Export:
20’dry 40’dry 40’HCdry 45’dry 20’ref 40’HCref
$24 $36 $36 N/A $60 $92

Chittagong Port Storage Charge

In compliance with the Chittagong Port Authority’s regulation, we will collect the Chittagong Port Storage Charge for Dhaka and Pangoan bound import containers. Please find relevant details below:
_ Charge Type: Storage Charge at Chittagong Port
_ Scope: Import to Pangoan Inland Container Terminal
_ Effective from: October 15; 2015 [discharge date at Chittagong]
_ Tariff (inclusive 15% VAT):

Container 1-4 days 5-11 days 12-24 days Until Delivery
20 DRY Free 6.9 13.8 27.6
40 DRY Free
13.8 27.6 55.2
40 HC Free
13.8 27.6 55.2
45 HC Free
20.7 41.4 82.8

For 37 commodities which are transported to off-dock as per port rule, Container Shifting Charge as per below rate will be collected from cnee.
Rate: USD 16/24/36/36 per 20'/40'/40'Hdry/45 Hdry

Daily Feeder Vessel Berthing-Sailing Schedule at Chittagong

Local News and Client Advisories

August 01, 2019 - BANGLADESH – Bill of Lading (BL) Amendment Guideline after Manifest Submission

30-05-2019 - BANGLADESH – Implementation of Advance Cargo Manifest for Import Shipment to Bangladesh

06-05-2019 – BANGLADESH – Inland Haulage Charges for SAPL Inland Water Container Terminal, Muktarpur (SAPL RT)

06-05-2019 – BANGLADESH – Inland Haulage Charges

06-05-2019 - BANGLADESH - Sealand Ramadan Business Hour 2019

15-04-2019 Amend your verify copy around the clock in “Just one Click”

07 - 02 - 2019 - BANGLADESH - SEALAND - Guideline for a New Booking Placement 

SOUTH CHINA - Restrictions of e-waste Cargo into Hong Kong 

23-01-2019 - BANGLADESH - Low Sulphur Fuel Surcharge (LSS) Charge Notice Addendum 

22-01-2019- BANGLADESH - Change in Booking Amendment Policy effective from 01 Feb 2019 

08-01-2019 - SINGAPORE - New mandatory Surcharges for Pharmaceutical shipments (LVP_HVP) 

MALAYSIA Terminal Handling Charge Adustments for Ports of Tanjung Pelepas and Pasir Gudang - 07-01-2019  

TAIWAN Taiwan Low Sulphur Fuel Surcharge LSS Notice effective fom 16Jan2019 - 07-01-2019 

Adjustment on the POS in Philipines and Introduction of EMI in Batangas - Oct 12, 2018 

BANGLADESH - Revision in Export Haulage Charge [IHE] from Dhaka to Chittagong effective from 1st Jan 2019  

BANGLADESH - Declaration of International HS6 code for export shipment from Bangladesh - as on Oct 1, 2018

BANGLADESH - Advisory on New Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF)  - Effective from Jan 2019 - as on September 27, 2018 

BANGLADESH - How to submit Shipping Instruction (SI) as per China Customs Advance Manifest (CCAM) regulation 

CHINA - Adjustment to China Customs Advance Manifest - CCAM eefective as on June 1, 2018 

CHINA  - Low Sulphur Fuel Surcharge (LSS) Charge Notice - as on 11 Dec 2018 

EAST CHINA - Shanghai Ningbo - Low Sulphur Fuel Surcharge (LSS) Charge Notice - as on Oct 26, 2018 

NORTH CHINA Dangerous Cargo Operation in Qingdao Port as on November 14, 2018 

SOUTH CHINA - Hong Kong - Low Sulphur Fuel Surcharge (LSS) Charge Notice - as on Dec 04, 2018 

THAILAND - Change of Thailand terminal handling charges (OHC DHC) - Reefer, 1 - as on Nov 16, 2018 

VIETNAM New Regulation of Bill of Lading Declaration for Scrap Commodities into Vietnam as on 11 Dec 2018 

VIETNAM - Scrap Commodity Acceptance into Vietnam - as on Oct 29, 2018

Weekly Mother Vessel schedule

Weekly Mother Vessel schedule– as on 4th August, 2019

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