Shipping in Poland

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

Drop off

For Drop off Rates click here: Drop off tariff 

For Empty Drop Off instructions click here: Drop off instructions

Restrictions

  • Commodity – There are no restrictions in place. Special certificates are needed for plants/seeds (phyto-sanitary certificate), and meat or fish (Veterinary and Origin certificates). Please ask our Customer Service team for more details.
  • Weight and measurement – For general information on weight and measurement restrictions please contact your local Sealand office.
  • Special Cargoes – There are generally no restrictions, though for trucking to inland points special permits may be needed (dependent on the actual oversize, so please inquire). For dangerous cargo the dangerous cargo papers must be provided and approved at the time the booking is placed. Please ask our Customer Service team for exact details.

Freetime & Demurrage

Definition:

Name Start End
Demurrage  Day when laden container has been discharged at port of discharge (discharge date) Day when laden container departs last container yard (port of dischargeorinland terminal) - (gate out for delivery date)
Detention Day when laden container departs last container yard (port of dischargeorinland terminal) - (gate out for delivery date) Day when empty container has been delivered to the empty depot (gate in date) or triangulated for next booking (triangulation update)

 

Note: Spot bookings follow tariff terms

DEMURRAGE AND DETENTION TARIFF as of  1st July 2020 (discharge date)

Demurrage

Free time (calendar days) DRY, NOR, OT&FR REEFER, IMO
Cargo moved as Carrier Haulage (SD shipments)
14
5
Cargo moved as Merchant Haulage (CY shipments)
9
5

Cargo moved as Carrier Haulage  (EUR PER CALENDAR DAY)

From - To (Days) 20' DRY, NOR, OT&FR 40'&45' DRY, NOR, OT&FR From - To (Days) 20' REEF & IMO 40' REEF & IMO
1 - 14
0
0
1 - 5
0
0
15- 21

50

70
6 - 14
88
115
22 - 39
75
100
15+
123
150
40+
95
120

 

Cargo moved as Merchant Haulage  (EUR PER CALENDAR DAY)

From - To (Days) 20' DRY, NOR, OT&FR 40'&45' DRY, NOR, OT&FR From - To (Days) 20' REEF & IMO 40' REEF & IMO
1 - 9
0
0
 
1 - 5
0
0
10- 21

50

70
6 - 14
88
115
22 - 39
75
100
15+
123
150
40+
95
120

 

 

Detention

Free time (calendar days) Truck transport mode Railroad & combined railroad and truck transport mode
all equipments/cargo types
4
8

 

Truck transport mode (EUR per calendar day)

From - To (Days) 20' DRY, NOR, OT&FR 40'&45' DRY, NOR, OT&FR From - To (Days) 20' REEF & IMO 40' REEF & IMO
1 - 4
0
0
1 - 4
0
0
5 - 21

50

70
5+
70
90
22+
75
100

 

Railroad & combined railroad and truck transport mode (EUR per calendar day)

From - To (Days) 20' DRY, NOR, OT&FR 40'&45' DRY, NOR, OT&FR From - To (Days) 20' REEF & IMO 40' REEF & IMO
1 - 8
0
0
1 - 8
0
0
9 - 21

50

70
9+
70
90
22+
75
100

 

Demurrage and detention tariff before 1st september 2019 till 30th June 2020 (discharge date)

Demurrage

Free time (calendar days) DRY, NOR, OT&FR REEFER, IMO
Poland
11
5

 

Poland (EUR per calendar day)

From - To (Days) 20' DRY, NOR, OT&FR 40'&45' DRY, NOR, OT&FR From - To (Days) 20' REEF & IMO 40' REEF & IMO
1 - 11
0
0
1 - 5
0
0
12 - 21

42

60

 
6 - 14
88
114
22 - 39
65
90
15+
123
150
40+
85
110

 

Detention

Free time (calendar days) Truck transport mode Railroad & combined railroad and truck transport mode
all equipments/cargo types
4
8

 

Truck transport mode (EUR per calendar day)

From - To (Days) 20' DRY, NOR, OT&FR 40'&45' DRY, NOR, OT&FR From - To (Days) 20' REEF & IMO 40' REEF & IMO
1 - 4
0
0
1 - 4
0
0
5 - 12
42

60

5+
70
90
22+
65
90

 

Railroad & combined railroad and truck transport mode (EUR per calendar day)

From - To (Days) 20' DRY, NOR, OT&FR 40'&45' DRY, NOR, OT&FR From - To (Days) 20' REEF & IMO 40' REEF & IMO
1 - 8

0

 
0
1 - 8
0
0
9 - 21
42

60

9+
70
90
22+
65
90

Other Charges

Services, surcharges and fees 

In addition, the following local surcharges may apply to import:

Containers Cleaning (CCL) 65 euro/container, applicable for services that require cleaning or de-labeling (incl IMO labels) of empty container received from customer.

Customs House Brokerage

SeaLand Poland may assist export & import customs formalities on your behalf upon request. Please contact us for more details.

Import T2L registration - 20 EUR per document.

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.