Shipping in Bulgaria

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

Restrictions

Restrictions on commodity – Excise goods booked on through bill of lading from any inland point in Bulgaria and also export and re-export of cigarettes from Bulgaria are subject to prior approval by Maersk Bulgaria Ltd. Dangerous cargo of IMO class 1 is not accepted for transportation. Acceptance of dangerous cargo of IMO classes 2 and 3 is subject to pre-approval by dangerous cargo coordinator and port authorities at port of Varna West. 
Restrictions on weight – The maximum gross weight accepted for loading at the port of Varna by port authorities is 30.00 metric tons (cargo and container tare included).
Restrictions on documentation – Pallets are not to be used as the only package type. It is necessary to indicate the actual number of packages and package type in the suggested format: 'xx cartons on xx pallets'.

Vessel Deadlines

Services & Cut-offs

City Service point
Burgas Port of Burgas - Wes
Service Booking cut-off Documentation cut-off Gate Closure
Z29 Thu 11:00 FRI 09:00 FRI 15:00
Varna Port of Varna - West
Service Booking cut-off Documentation cut-off Gate Closure
Z29 FRI 11:00 MON 09:00 MON 11:00
Thessaloniki, Greece Thessaloniki Port
Service Booking cut-off Documentation cut-off Gate Closure
Z06 WED 11:00 FRI 12:00 FRI 15:00

Demurrage and Detention

Storage and Combined Demurrage & Detention

Moving forward our pricing structure in Bulgaria will consist of two elements; Storage and Combined Demurrage & Detention. This means you will have one combined free time period and charges for utilisation of equipment inside and outside of terminals or depots, referred to as Combined Demurrage & Detention. Storage fees for use of terminal or depot space will be charged separately.

** Seago Line Bulgaria hereby announces changes to Storage and Demurrage & Detention tariff which will be effective as of 1 January 2018.**

Export

Combined Demurrage & Detention 20DRY 40/45DRY 20REEF 40HCREEF 20 SPECIAL 40 SPECIAL
DAYS EUR EUR EUR EUR EUR EUR
0-8 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 13 0 0 80 100 0 0
14 - 17 15 25 80 100 30 50
>18 25 45 100 150 50 90

 

STORAGE VARNA 20DRY 40/45DRY 20REEF 40HCREEF 20 IMO 40 IMO
DAYS EUR EUR EUR EUR EUR EUR
0 - 7 0 0 0 0 4,5 9
8 - 12 0 0 30 50 4,5 9
13 - 20 3 6 30 50 4,5 9
21 - 30 6 12 30 50 9 18
> 31 12 24 30 50 18 36

 

STORAGE BURGAS 20DRY 40/45DRY 20REEF 40HCREEF 20 IMO 40 IMO
DAYS EUR EUR EUR EUR EUR EUR
0 - 7 0 0 0 0 4,5 9
8 - 12 0 0 30 50 4,5 9
13 - 20 3 6 30 50 4,5 9
21 - 30 6 12 30 50 9 18
> 31 12 24 30 50 18 36

Email your local office

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