Shipping in Peru

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

Procedure / Requirements

  • Dry Cargo: Empty containers should be picked up from ALCONSA – Callao (Carretera a Ventanilla Km 14.5). Full export containers should be delivered to ALCONSA – Zona 4 (Callao Port)
  • Reefer Cargo: no instructions available.
  • Please click here for monthly vessel schedules and cut-offs.


  • Weight Restrictions. Cargo can be handled in all ports with no more than 30 tons all in (Average Tare KG + Maximum Payload), because apart of local road restrictions there are some ships with lifting capacity in their cranes no more than 35 tons.
  • Special cargo: OOG, and IMO cargo are subject to standard Sealand approval procedures. 
  • Prepaid freight: no freight is accepted for collection in Venezuela

Demurrage / Detention / Free time

To view the detailed information for Demurrage and Detention in Peru, please click here.

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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.