Shipping in Malaysia

Get up-to-date local information about holiday periods, charges, payment services, inland transport procedures and restrictions, and more.

Local Initiatives

Onboarding Kit
Are you new to Sealand A Maersk Company? Our welcome package consists all relevant information that you need to know when dealing with our team in Malaysia from contacts to deadlines.

Daily Whatsapp Broadcast
Sealand A Maersk Company in Malaysia offers free daily Whatsapp broadcast to keep you up to date with local happening and changes. Here’s how you sign up

E-Remittance
We are committed to keep up with the everchanging industries – In Malaysia we have started E-remittance service which offers an online solution that would timely acknowledge your payments.

Benefit of E-Remittance Service
Guide: Using "Paid to Release" Function

Local News and Client Advisories

Latest Advisory

1 APRIL 2019:: Adjustment to Terminal Handling Charges at Port Klang
24 MARCH 2019:: New IA5 Service for Port Klang Direct call to Kota Kinabalu and Sandakan or Tawau
1 FEBRUARY 2019::  Adjustment to Terminal Handling Charges at Tanjung Pelepas and Pasir Gudang
1 FEBRUARY 2019::  Implementation of New Surcharges for Pharmaceutical Shipments
23 JANUARY 2019:: New SH2 Service for Port Klang Direct call to Kuching and Muara
 
2018 Advisory

Surcharges

1 DECEMBER 2018:: Adjustment to IMO Tariff for Dangerous Cargo
15 AUGUST 2018:: Implementation of Manual Amendment Fee for West Malaysia Export
1 JULY 2018:: Implementation of Emergency Bunker Surcharge to all Corridors
1 MAY 2018:: Cessation of Peak Season Surcharge for all imports into Myanmar
24 APRIL 2018:: Implementation of Peak Season Surcharge for all Imports into Bangladesh - Chittagong, Dhaka and Pangaon
1 APRIL 2018:: Adjustment IV to Peak Season Surcharge for all Imports into Myanmar
16 MARCH 2018:: Adjustment III to Peak Season Surcharge for all Imports into Myanmar
1 MARCH 2018:: Adjustment II to Peak Season Surcharge for all Imports into Myanmar
1 MARCH 2018:: Cessation of Peak Season Surcharge for all Imports into Vietnam - Vung Tau, Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) and Haiphong
25 JANUARY 2018:: Implementation of Peak Season Surcharge for all imports into Vietnam - Vung Tau, Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) and Haiphong
16 JANUARY 2018:: Adjustment to Peak Season Surcharge for all Imports into Myanmar
15 JANUARY 2018:: Adjustment to Local Documentation Fee
15 JANUARY 2018:: Adjustment to Late Document Submission Fee
15 JANUARY 2018:: Adjustment to Manual Submission Charges Fee
15 JANUARY 2018:: Adjustment to Electronic Cargo Release Service Fee
15 JANUARY 2018:: Adjustment to Invoice Amendment Fee
1 JANUARY 2018:: Adjustment to Local Terminal Handling Charges for Penang Port, Pasir Gudang Port and Port of Tanjung Pelepas
1 JANUARY 2018:: Adjustment to Combined Detention and Demurrage - Import Tarriff for DRY cargoes
 
Network Changes

14 SEPTEMBER 2018:: Chinese Golden Week 2018 Capacity Rationalization Plan
3 AUGUST 2018:: Improved Intra-Malaysia Service
4 MAY 2018:: Ramadhan Capacity Rationalization Plan
31 MARCH 2018:: Introducing new MA1 - An Improved Feeder Service in West Malaysia
24 JANUARY 2018:: Chinese New Year 2018 Capacity Rationalization Plan
 
Others Announcements

1 OCTOBER 2018:: Implementation of International HS6 Code for Malaysia
11 JUNE 2018:: Removal of Container Yard (CY) Closing Time from Booking Confirmations and Revisions
1 JUNE 2018:: Adjustment to China Customs Advanced Manifest (CCAM) Regulation and Frequently Asked Questions
21 MAY 2018:: Mandatory Data for Indonesia Import Manifest
2 MAY 2018:: Introducing Local Whatsapp Push Notification
 
Document Archive

16 DECEMBER 2017:: Implementation of Peak Season Surcharge for all Imports into Myanmar
1 DECEMBER 2017:: Adjustment to Equipment Management Fee - Import for Myanmar
15 OCTOBER 2017:: Import Restriction on Plastic Scrap into China and Hong Kong
10 OCTOBER 2017:: Implementation of Import Service Fee for all Import into Myanmar
1 OCTOBER 2017:: Direct Product Port Klang to Yangon MIT (Thilawa)
1 OCTOBER 2017:: MCC Transport as Your Intra-Malaysia Partner
1 OCTOBER 2017:: Change of Charge Name for Bunker Adjustment Factor
1 OCTOBER 2017:: Cessation of Peak Season Surcharge for all Imports into Bangladesh
18 SEPTEMBER 2017:: Implementation of Peak Season Surcharge for all Imports into Bangladesh
1 SEPTEMBER 2017:: Adjustment III to Equipment Management Fee - Imports into Bangladesh
20 JULY 2017:: Adjustment II to Equipment Management Fee - Imports into Bangladesh
13 JULY 2017:: Progress Updates on Detention and Demurrage
1 JULY 2017:: Cessation of Peak Season Surcharge for Export from Johor Ports into Thailand ports
1 JULY 2017:: Cessation of Peak Season Surcharge for Export from Penang to IAS destinations
26 JUNE 2017:: Adjustment to Equipment Management Fee - Imports into Bangladesh
15 JUNE 2017:: Implementation of Peak Season Surcharge for Export from Johor Ports into Thailand ports
15 JUNE 2017:: Adjustment to Dangerous Cargo Tariff
8 JUNE 2017:: Change of Charge Name for Detention and Demurrage Fee in Export Invoice
1 JUNE 2017:: Cessation of Peak Season Surcharge for all Imports into Bangladesh
1 JUNE 2017:: Adjustment to Peak Season Surcharge for Export from Penang to IAS destination
22 MAY 2017:: Change of Depot for 20GP in Port Klang
17 MAY 2017:: Mandatory Information Required on Deposit and Bank In Slip
15 MAY 2017:: Ceased Dangerous Cargo Acceptance at Pangaon, Bangladesh
15 MAY 2017:: Adjustment to Detention and Demurrage - Import Tariff
8 MAY 2017:: Implementation of Peak Season Surcharge for all Imports into Bangladesh
15 APRIL 2017:: Implementation of Peak Season Surcharge for Export from Penang to IAS destinations
15 MARCH 2017:: Adjustment to Cancellation Fee Application
13 MARCH 2017:: Change to Dispute Email Address
10 MARCH 2017:: Change of Haiphong Terminal Call on SE1 and SE2 Service
1 MARCH 2017:: Introduction of Equipment Positioning Surcharge for all Imports into Yantian
1 MARCH 2017:: Change of Charge Name for Container Upgrade Surcharge
6 FEBRUARY 2017:: Cessation of Peak Season Surcharge for Imports into Ho Chi Minh (Saigon)
1 FEBRUARY 2017:: Change of Charge Name for Transshipment Fee
1 FEBRUARY 2017:: Adjustment to Switch Bill of Lading Fee
1 FEBRUARY 2017:: Adjustment to Manual Submission Charges Fee
30 JANUARY 2017:: Cessation of Peak Season Surcharge for all Imports into Bangladesh
16 JANUARY 2017:: Implementation of Cancellation Fee for all West Malaysia Export
16 JANUARY 2017:: Adjustment to Local Documentation Fee at Kuantan
7 JANUARY 2017:: Adjustment VI to Equipment Management Fee - Import for Myanmar
2 JANUARY 2017:: Implementation of Peak Season Surcharge for all Imports into Bangladesh
1 JANUARY 2017:: Implementation of Peak Season Surcharge for all Imports into Ho Chi MInh (Saigon)
1 JANUARY 2017:: Adjustment to Detention and Demurrage Structure
1 JANUARY 2017:: Guide to Online Invoice Retrieval
1 JANUARY 2017:: Chinese New Year 2017 Capacity Rationalization Plan
7 DECEMBER 2016:: Adjustment V to Equipment Management Fee - Import for Myanmar
1 DECEMBER 2016:: New Foreign Exchange Policy in Malaysia
21 NOVEMBER 2016:: Adjustment IV to Equipment Management Fee - Import for Myanmar
10 NOVEMBER 2016:: Adjustment III to Equipment Management Fee - Import for Bangladesh
1 NOVEMBER 2016:: Adjustment III to Equipment Management Fee - Import for Myanmar
3 OCTOBER 2016:: Adjustment II to Equipment Management Fee - Import for Myanmar
1 OCTOBER 2016:: Implementation of Progressive Slab for Detention and Demurrage - Export Structure
21 SEPTEMBER 2016:: Adjustment to Equipment Management Fee - Import for Myanmar
20 SEPTEMBER 2016:: Introduction to Counterless Transaction
16 SEPTEMBER 2016:: Implementation of Rate Restoration for all Export into Bangladesh
15 SEPTEMBER 2016:: Adjustment to Equipment Management Fee - Export
16 AUGUST 2016::  Adjustment II to Equipment Management Fee - Import for Bangladesh
8 AUGUST 2016:: Update for Port Klang VGM
7 AUGUST 2016:: Adjustment to Equipment Management Fee - Import for Bangladesh
1 JULY 2016:: Introduction to Equipment Management Fee - Import for Myanmar 
1 JULY 2016:: Implementation of Equipment Management Fee - Import for Bangladesh
1 JULY 2016:: Introduction to VGM and Frequently Asked Questions
1 JUNE 2016:: Change to Hotline Number
1 JUNE 2016:: Adjustment to Import Monitoring Charges Structure at Tanjung Pelepas
1 JUNE 2016:: Adjustment to Congestion Surcharge for Import to Myanmar
1 MAY 2016:: Adjustment to Manual Documentation Fee
25 APRIL 2016:: Implementation to Congestion Surcharge for Import to Myanmar
18 APRIL 2016:: Update for Free Time Clause in MCC Bill of Lading
1 NOVEMBER 2015:: Adjustment to Local Handling Charges at Port Klang
1 JULY 2015:: Adjustment to Detention and Demurrage - Import Tariff
1 JANUARY 2015:: Implementation of Invoice Amendment Fee
1 JANUARY 2015:: Adjustment to Bill of Lading Amendment Fee

Local Form and Templates

Here are the templates to be used for your requests. To avoid unnecessary delay, kindly ensure the requests are sent to correct email addresses as advised 

Port Klang

Early Gate in Request - North Port

Early Gate in Request - West Port

All ports in West Malaysia

Letter of Indemnity (LOI) for Telex Release

Switch Bill of Lading Advisory and Letter of Indemnity

Extend Closing and Late Gate In Request for Port Klang and Port of Tanjung Pelepas

Container Swapping Request

Port System Update

Dangerous Goods Declaration

Email your local office

If you want to speak to a sales person about a new shipment or have a question about your existing shipment, you can email us. If you have a more immediate question, you can search for help online or contact us by phone