Shipping in Puerto Rico
Procedure / Requirements
- Puerto Rico does not offer inland haulage services.
- AES Shipping Instructions must be submitted 24 hours before vessel departure.
- As part of the US Customs 24 Hour Rule regulations, ‘To the order of’ Bills of Lading are not accepted for shipments destined to the U.S. or routed via U.S. ports.
- U.S. Customs also does not accept the commodity descriptions ‘Freight all kinds’, nor ‘General Merchandise (GDSM) or the package type ‘pallets’.
Demurrage / Detention / Free time
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