Shipping in Montenegro

Get up-to-date local information about import procedures and restrictions, demurrage and detention, container pick-ups and more.

Procedure

  • Release of Cargo - Surrendering the Bill of Lading – Endorsements: 

         - The first endorsement must be made by the party with title

         - The last »endorsement« is by the party to whom delivery can be made

         - One original Bill of Lading is enough

         - The Bill of Lading must be duly endorsed (for ¨to order Bills¨)

Way Bills:

         - Not negotiable, cannot be endorsed

         - Delivery can be made (only) to person named as consignee, upon proof of identity – Way Bill does not have to be surrendered to effect delivery

Restrictions

  • Commodity – Cigarettes/tobacco: all shipments to Italy, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Albania, Malta with commodity cigarette or tobacco can be accepted only upon confirmation from import desk about the consignee's will to take care of the clearance and final delivery of the goods before the loading of cargo at origin.

    Shipper, Booked by or other entity which takes part to the shipment located in the origin country,  must provide written confirmation of its takeover of the cargo in case of consignee failure and cargo reloaded to origin.

    Special certificates are needed for plants / seeds (phyto-sanitary certificate), meat and fish (Veterinary, Origin certificates and Catch Certificates for any fish products). Please contact our Import Customer Service for further details at HR.import@seagoline.com.

  • Special Cargoes – No restrictions in general though for trucking to inland points, special permits might be needed (depends on the actual oversize, therefore please inquire).

    For dangerous cargo the dangerous cargo papers must be provided and approved at the time the booking is placed. Please inquire exact details with our Customer Service.

Demurrage / Detention / Free time

DEMURRAGE (discharge day – gate out full)

Cargo Type Freetime
DRY 7 calendar days
REEFER 0 calendar days
Charges per calendar day after freetime
Calendar days Tariff Container size
DRY 8 - 14 EUR 15/30 20/40
> 15 EUR 30/60 20/40
REEFER 1 - 7 EUR 25/25 20/40
8 - 14 EUR 100/150 20/40
> 15 EUR 125/150 20/40
DETENTION (gate out full – gate in empty)
Cargo Type Freetime
DRY 7 calendar days
REEFER 7 calendar days
Charges per calendar day after freetime
Calendar days Tariff Container size
DRY 8 - 14 EUR 15/30 20/40
> 15 EUR 30/60 20/40
REEFER 8 - 14 EUR 50/100 20/40
> 15 EUR 75/150 20/40

 

Demurrage & Detention 2017

Moving forward our setup in Montenegro will consist of two elements; Demurrage and Detention.

This means you will have separate free time and compensation for utilisation of equipment inside (Demurrage) and outside (Detention) of terminals or depots. 

 Import001-12122016

Effective 01/01/2017 our tariff charges will be:

Import Demurrage (Dry & Dangerous)
From Gate in full day to Load day included
Euro per days
Port Days 20' 40'
Bar 0 to 7 0 0
8 to 14 15 30
15 onward 30 60

 

Import Demurrage (Reef)
From Gate in full day to Load day included
Euro per days
Port Days 20' 40'
Bar 0 to 7 25 25
8 to 14 100 150
15 onward 125 150

 

Import Detention (All)
From Gate in full day to Load day included
Euro per days
Port Days 20' DRY 40' DRY 20' REEF 30' REEF 20' REEF IMO 40' REEF IMO
Bar 0 to 7 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 to 14 15 30 50 100 15 30
15 onward 30 60 75 150 30 60

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