Shipping in Sweden

Get up-to-date local information about export procedures and restrictions, demurrage and detention, container drop-offs and more.

Export

Export procedures:

  • Bill of lading clausing, documentation: No special clauses / restrictions apply.
  • Special Customs Requirements: An export declaration must be filed with customs authorities before a container can be gated in at export terminals. This is usually done by the shipper/exporter themselves. If shipment is within the EU community please state this when placing a booking.

 

Export restrictions:

  • Commodity: High risk/valued commodities (e.g cigarettes) is not accepted for rail transport to and from inland CY´s. Please check with local Sealand Maersk office for further details.
  • Weight and measurement: The general road limitations are 30 mt.
  • Special cargoes: Sealand Maersk does not offer store door services for OOG/BB

 

Store Door Haulage - Import and Export

For Store Door bookings, delivery to loading/delivery location by standard chassi truck is included in the Inland Haulage price. 

If you require a side-loader (SIMA), where the container is lifted down on the ground for loading/unloading, an additional charge will be applied on top of the chassi price. Amount to be added depending on Port of loading/discharge and final stuffing/delivery location. 

One hour free loading/unloading is always included in the haulage price. Following this, waiting time will be charged at a tariff rate of 275 SEK/30 minutes for chassis and 375 SEK/30 minutes for SIMA.

For drop off with SIMA at loading/delivery location, two Inland haulage trips will be charged. 

Demurrage / Detention / Free time

Demurrage (Incl. Storage)

From the day full container is gated in for export at the terminal until loaded on board of the vessel.

All ports in Sweden

Export Tarrif in SEK per calendar day
Equipment/Period Day 1-7 Day 8-10 Day 11+
20' DRY Free 250 500
40' DRY Free 550 1100
45' DRY Free 650 1300
Equipment/Period Day 1-4 Day 5-10 Day 11+
20' Reef/Flat rack/Open top Free 750 1000
40' Reef/Flat rack/Open top Free 1200 1500
Equipment/Period Day 1-7 Day 8-10 Day 11+
20' Dangerous 255 455 655
40' Dangerous 255 755 1000

 

Detention

From the day container is gated out empty until gated in full for export.

All ports in Sweden

Export Tarrif in SEK per calendar day
Equipment/Period Day 1-6 Day 7-13 Day 14+
20' DRY Free 200 400
40' DRY Free 500 1000
45' DRY Free 600 1200
Equipment/Period Day 1-5 Day 6-13 Day 14+
20' Reef/Flat rack/Open top Free 750 1000
40' Reef/Flat rack/Open top Free 1200 1500

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