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

01 MAY 2020: Domestic EFF Adjustment
01 MAY 2020: Implementation of Container Reuse and Exchange Charge
06 APRIL 2020: Introducing MATCHBOX Exchange
01 APRIL 2020: Renaming East Malaysia Import Surcharges
01 APRIL 2020: Renaming Domestic Surcharge from West Malaysia ports into Kota Kinabalu
17 MARCH 2020: Meet SeaBot, Our Virtual Assistant!
02 MARCH 2020: Implementation of D&D Gate In Control at Port Klang
01 MARCH 2020: Seal Surcharge Adjustment for Malaysia Export
01 MARCH 2020:  Environmental Fuel Factor Adjustment for Malaysia Domestic
15 FEBRUARY 2020: Adjustment of Free Time at Muara, Brunei
02 FEBRUARY 2020: Capacity Rationalization Plan for Chinese New Year 2020
01 FEBRUARY 2020: Terminal Handling Charges Adjustment at Johor Ports
01 JANUARY 2020:: Environmental Fuel Factor for Malaysia Domestic

 

2019 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

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