Shipping in Germany

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Container Pick Up

Pick-up

For transports arranged in Merchant Haulage, empty containers will be provided at the Place of Receipt location as stated on the Bill of Lading.

In exceptional cases and after confirmation by the carrier, empty containers may be supplied at an alternate location against payment of a pick-up fee as per tariff below.

The trigger for the validity period is the first load date at origin (Price Calculation Date).

 Valid from 01. April 2019 until 30June 2019

Location –Depot 20' Dry 40' Dry 40' High 45' High
Augsburg - Augsburg,Kloiber 100 EUR 175 EUR 175 EUR n/a
Berlin -Großbeeren, DBI 50EUR 125 EUR 125 EUR n/a
Bielefeld -Bobe, Bad Salzuflen 25 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Bonn -Am Zehnhoff-Söns GmbH 50EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Bremen -Roland 25EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Dortmund -CTD - Cont. Terminal 50 EUR 50EUR 50EUR n/a
Düsseldorf - DCH 75 EUR 50EUR 50EUR n/a
Duisburg -DeCeTe 50EUR 25 EUR 25 EUR n/a
Frankfurt/Main -Frankfurt, DBI 50 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Germersheim -DP World 75EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Ginsheim-Gustavsburg - Contargo 50 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Hof/Saale -Containerterminal Hof GmbH 50 EUR 175EUR 175EUR n/a
Karlsruhe - Contargo 25EUR 100EUR 225 EUR n/a
Köln -CTS Koeln Niehl Hafen 50 EUR 100EUR 100EUR n/a
Leipzig -Leipzig, DBI 75 EUR 175 EUR 175EUR n/a
Ludwigshafen-Contargo GmbH 75 EUR 100EUR 100EUR n/a
Mannheim -Contargo GmbH 75 EUR 100EUR 100EUR n/a
Mainz -Frankenbach Container Service 50 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
München -CDM - Cont. Depo 75 EUR 175 EUR 175EUR n/a
Nürnberg -CDN - Cont. Depot 25 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Neuss -NIT - Neuss Intermodal Terminal 75 EUR 50 EUR 50 EUR n/a
Regensburg -CDN GmbH 0 EUR 100EUR 375 EUR n/a
Stuttgart -Kornwestheim, DBI 50 EUR 175 EUR 175 EUR n/a
Ulm -Dornstadt, DBI 25 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Wörth am Rhein -Contargo GmbH 25EUR 100EUR 225 EUR n/a

Valid from 01. January 2019 until 31March 2019 

Location –Depot 20' Dry 40' Dry 40' High 45' High
Augsburg, Kloiber 100 EUR 175 EUR 175 EUR n/a
Berlin -Großbeeren, DBI 50 EUR 125 EUR 125 EUR n/a
Bielefeld -Bobe, Bad Salzuflen 25 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Bonn -Am Zehnhoff-Söns GmbH 50 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Bremen -Roland 25 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Dortmund -CTD - Cont. Terminal 50 EUR 50 EUR 50 EUR n/a
Düsseldorf - DCH 75 EUR 50 EUR 50 EUR n/a
Duisburg -DeCeTe 50 EUR 25 EUR 25 EUR n/a
Frankfurt/Main -Frankfurt, DBI 50 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Germersheim -DP World 75 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Ginsheim-Gustavsburg - Contargo 50 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Hof/Saale -Containerterminal Hof GmbH 50 EUR 175 EUR 175 EUR n/a
Karlsruhe - Contargo 25 EUR 100 EUR 225 EUR n/a
Köln -CTS Koeln Niehl Hafen 50 EUR 100 EUR 100 EUR n/a
Leipzig -Leipzig, DBI 75 EUR 175 EUR 175 EUR n/a
Ludwigshafen-Contargo GmbH 75 EUR 100 EUR 100 EUR n/a
Mannheim -Contargo GmbH 75 EUR 100 EUR 100 EUR n/a
Mainz -Frankenbach Container Service 50 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
München -CDM - Cont. Depo 75 EUR 175 EUR 175 EUR n/a
Nürnberg -CDN - Cont. Depot 25 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Neuss -NIT - Neuss Intermodal Terminal 75 EUR 50 EUR 50 EUR n/a
Regensburg -CDN GmbH 0 EUR 100 EUR 375 EUR n/a
Stuttgart -Kornwestheim, DBI 50 EUR 175 EUR 175 EUR n/a
Ulm -Dornstadt, DBI 25 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Wörth am Rhein -Contargo GmbH 25 EUR 100 EUR 225 EUR n/a

 

Valid from 01. July 2018 until 30. September 2018

Location –Depot 20' Dry 40' Dry 40' High 45' High
Augsburg – Kloiber 100 EUR 175 EUR 175 EUR n/a
Berlin –DBI, Großbeeren 25 EUR 125 EUR 125 EUR n/a
Bielefeld -Bobe, Bad Salzuflen 25 EUR 50 EUR 50 EUR n/a
Bonn -Am Zehnhoff-Söns GmbH 25 EUR 50 EUR 50 EUR n/a
Bremen–Roland 0 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Dortmund -CTD - Cont. Terminal 50 EUR 25 EUR 25 EUR n/a
Düsseldorf, DCH 75 EUR 50 EUR 50 EUR n/a
Duisburg–DeCeTe 50 EUR 50 EUR 50 EUR n/a
Frankfurt/Main –DBI, Frankfurt 50 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Germersheim -DP World 75 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Ginsheim-Gustavsburg, Contargo GmbH 50 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Hof/Saale -Contargo Combitrac GmbH 50 EUR 100 EUR 100 EUR n/a
Karlsruhe, Contargo GmbH 0 EUR 100 EUR 225 EUR n/a
Köln -CTS Koeln Niehl Hafen 50 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Kornwestheim –DBI, Kornwestheim 50 EUR 175 EUR 175 EUR n/a
Leipzig –DBI, Leipzig 75 EUR 175 EUR 175 EUR n/a
Mainz -Frankenbach Container Service 50 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Mannheim -Contargo GmbH 75 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
München -CDM - Cont. Depot 75 EUR 175 EUR 175 EUR n/a
Neuss -NIT - Neuss Intermodal Terminal 75 EUR 50 EUR 50 EUR n/a
Nürnberg -CDN - Cont. Depot 25 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Regensburg -CDN GmbH 0 EUR 125 EUR 375 EUR n/a
Stuttgart –Deisser 50 EUR 175 EUR 175 EUR n/a
Ulm –DBI, Ulm/Dornstadt 25 EUR 125 EUR 125 EUR n/a
Wörth am Rhein -Contargo GmbH 0 EUR 100 EUR 225 EUR n/a

Export

Export

Whether you're looking to import or export goods, Seago line wants to make it easier for you to do business. Below you will find all the information you need on our import and export procedures and restrictions.

Freetime and Demurrage

Freetime and surcharges

At Seago Line we want to make it easier for you to work out the financial cost of shipping your cargo. Below is an explanation of the demurrage, detention, freetime and surcharges that might be applied to containers set for both import and export.

 

Demurrage and detention effective as of  1st of April  2018 

Export 

Demurrage Export

Demurrage export starts as from gate-in full day (included) at port and ends with load date (included) to vessel. 

Free time and charges per container per calendar day (i.e. including week-ends and holidays) after freetime expires. Start date and end date are included in the calculation.

Notes: 

  • Demurrage is including terminal storage costs and plug-in fees.
  • Demurrage is invoiced based on combination of equipment size and cargo type.
  • Special equipment, such as Flat Racks and Open Top equipment will always follow reefer free time and tariff
  • Shipper’s Own Container is considered as equivalent to corresponding container type.
  • High cube and 9’6’’ equipment is considered equal to  8’6’’ equipment.
  • For special deals: Please bear in mind that the calculation method of charges for special deals (free time granted > tariff free time) is ‘progressive’ and the leadoff rate slap(s) will be reduced by the number of days in excess of tariff free time.

Dry containers (Seaport) 

20'DRY 40'DRY
Day 1-7
Free
Day 8-14 60 EUR 75 EUR
Day 15-21 75 EUR 120 EUR
Day 22-28 120EUR 170 EUR
Day 29 onwards 140 EUR 190 EUR

 

Refrigerated containers and special equipment (Seaport) 

20' REEF and SPECIAL 40' REEF and SPECIAL
Day 1-5
Free
Day 6-12 120 EUR 140 EUR
Day 13-19 150 EUR 180 EUR
Day 20-26 190 EUR 240 EUR
Day 27 onwards 230 EUR 280 EUR

 

IMO containers (Seaport) 

20'IMO 40'IMO
Day 1-5
Free
Day 6-12 120 EUR 140 EUR
Day 13-19 150 EUR 180 EUR
Day 20-26 190 EUR 240 EUR
Day 27 onwards 230 EUR 280 EUR

 

Detention Export

Detention export starts with empty gate-out day (included) and ends with gate-in full day (included) at terminal. 

Free time and charges per container per calendar day (i.e. including week-ends and holidays) after freetime expires. Start date and end date are included in the calculation. 

Notes: 

  • Detention is invoiced based on combination of equipment size and cargo type.
  • Special equipment, such as Flat Racks and Open Top equipment will always follow reefer free time and tariff.
  • High cube and 9’6’’ equipment is considered equal to  8’6’’ equipment.
  • For special deals: Please bear in mind that the calculation method of charges for special deals (free time granted > tariff free time) is ‘progressive’ and the leadoff rate slap(s) will be reduced by the number of days in excess of tariff free time.

Dry and IMO containers 

20'DRY and IMO 40'DRY and IMO
Day 1-5
Free
Day 6-12 45 EUR 55 EUR
Day 13-19 55 EUR 70 EUR
Day 20-26 65 EUR 85 EUR
Day 27 onwards 75 EUR 100 EUR

 

Refrigerated containers and special equipment 

20' REEF and SPECIAL 40' REEF and SPECIAL
Day 1-5
Free
Day 6-12 85 EUR 105 EUR
Day 13-19 95 EUR 115 EUR
Day 20-26 105 EUR 125 EUR
Day 27 onwards 125 EUR 150 EUR
  

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