Shipping in Spain

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

Procedures

Bill of lading clausing, documentation –

  • No special clauses / restrictions apply.

Special Customs Requirements –

  • No special requirements are needed. Please ask our Customer Service team for more details.

Restrictions

  • Commodity –
    • NO REEFER cargo accepted to be exported ex Melilla
    • No OOG and IMO shipment are accepted in Ceuta Port
    • Chilled cargo is not accepted under Merchant Haulage.
  • Weight and measurement –

    The general road limitations are as follows:

    • Container 20’ dry: 26000Kgs
    • Container 40’ dry & HC: 24500Kgs and 25500Kgs with triaxle
    • Container 40’ Reefer with genset: 23500Kgs and 24500Kgs with Triaxle
    • Container 40’ Reefer without genset: 24500Kgs and 25500Kgs with Triaxle
  • 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 documentation (IMO DECLARATION AND DGD) must be provided and approved at the time the booking is placed. Please ask our Customer Service team for exact details.

Detention

Detention (Start): From the day a container is gated out empty.

Detention (End): The day a laden container has been delivered back to the terminal (gate in full date) for export

2017 TARIFF RATES ( VALID AS FROM 01/06/2017)


SPAIN EXPORT DETENTION FOR DRY EQUIPMENT
FREE DAYS 10 DAYS
TARIFF 20' DRY 40' DRY/45' DRY 20'SOC 40' SOC 20' FLAT/ OPEN 40' FLAT/ OPEN
DAY 11-15 5.00 € 10.00 € 5.00 € 10.00 € 10.00 € 20.00 €
DAY 16-onwards 10.00 € 20.00 € 10.00 € 20.00 € 20.00 € 40.00 €

 

SPAIN EXPORT DETENTIONS FOR REEFER EQUIPMENT
FREE DAYS 5 DAYS
TARIFF 20' REEFER 40' REEFER
DAY 6-8 60.00 € 60.00 €
DAY 6-onwards 70.00 € 70.00 €

Demurrage

Demurrage (Start): The day a laden container has been delivered back to the terminal for export (gate in full date)
Demurrage (End): The day a laden container, previously gated in full in the terminal for export, is loaded on a vessel (load date)

2017 TARIFF RATES ( VALID AS FROM 01/06/2017)


SPAIN EXPORT DEMURRAGES FOR DRY EQUIPMENT
FREE DAYS 10 DAYS
TARIFF 20' DRY 40' DRY/45' DRY 20'SOC 40' SOC 20' FLAT/ OPEN 40' FLAT/ OPEN
DAY 11-15 5.00 € 10.00 € 5.00 € 10.00 € 10.00 € 20.00 €
DAY 16-20 10.00 € 20.00 € 10.00 € 20.00 € 20.00 € 40.00 €
DAY 21-onwards 20.00 € 30.00 € 20.00 € 30.00 € 40.00 € 60.00 €

 

SPAIN EXPORT DEMURRAGES FOR REEFER EQUIPMENT
FREE DAYS 5 DAYS
TARIFF 20' REEFER 40' REEFER
DAY 6-8 70.00 € 70.00 €
DAY 9-onwards 125.00 € 125.00 €
REEFER IN VIGO & MARIN
FREE DAYS 7 DAYS
TARIFF 20' REEFER 40' REEFER
DAY 8-9 70.00 € 70.00 €
DAY 10-onwards 125.00 € 125.00 €

Local Surcharges

Local surcharges Currency Amount Application basis
LATE EXPORT DOCUMENTATION FEE EUR 40 BoL
BILL OF LADING REPRINTING FEE EUR 45 BoL
CHANGE OF DESTINATION ( NOT INCLUDED FREIGHT DIFERENCE) USD 300 Container
DETENTION IN TRANSIT (ADMING FEE NOT INCLUDING DAY RENT) USD 250 Container
Change od destination and Detention in transit charges may vary. Please contact your Customer Service representative

Additional Services

Customs House Brokerage

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

Port Agents

Spain Agents at port

ALGECIRAS
TRANSAMAR
Zal Bahia de Algeciras - Área del Fresno
Ofic B205
11370 Los Barrios CADIZ
Email: Maria.Luisa.Lopez@transamar.es 
Tfs. 956.58.45.44 / 956.58.45.45 & 956.58.45.46


BARCELONA
MARITIMA DEL MEDITERRANEO, S.A. (MARMEDSA) 
De l'Atlantic, 112-120 (Z.A.L.) Edifici Norai
08040-Barcelona
Contact: Miriam Noheras / Marco Antonio Morillas 
Email General: huesbcn@marmedsa.com
Phone General: 932987777
Fax: 932987717/18


BILBAO
Marmedsa 
Noatum Shipping Agency 
C/ Nervión, 3 – 3º B 48001 Bilbao Contact: Merche Sanz
Email: maerskesbio@marmedsa.com
Phone General: 944104000
Fax: 944434467


CARTAGENA
ERHARDT MEDITERRANEO, S.A. 
Plaza del Rey, 8 – 2º Edificio Real
30201 Cartagena
Email General: opserhmed@erhmed.com
Phone General: 968320290
Fax: 968122913


LAS PALMAS
MARITIMA DEL MEDITERRANEO, S.A. (MARMEDSA) 
Avda. Los Cambulloneros s/n Muelle Virgen del Pino
35008 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Contact: Yaiza Campos
Email: cuseslpa@marmedsa.com
Phone General: 928488167
Fax: 928475355


TENERIFE
MARITIMA DEL MEDITERRANEO, S.A. (MARMEDSA) 
Avda. de Anaga, 45 Edificio Océano
38001 Sta Cruz de Tenerife
Contact: Jose Daza
Email: csessct@marmedsa.com
Phone: 922271700
Fax: 922277511


VALENCIA
MARITIMA DEL MEDITERRANEO, S.A. (MARMEDSA) 
Muelle Príncipe Felipe, s/n 46024 VALENCIA
Contact: Sheila Calabuig / Sara Soler
Email: csopsesvlc@marmedsa.com
Phone 963164534/963164093 Fax: 963242066


VIGO
JOAQUIN DAVILA Y CIA, S.A. 
Muelle de Guixar, s/n Edificio Termavi 36200 Vigo
Contact: Merchi Bernardez / Benito Perez
Email: mbernardez@vigo.mdavila.com
Phone: 986446125/6 Fax: 986430123


CEUTA
MARITIMA DEL ESTRECHO CEUTA
Calle Alcalde Sanchez Prado 6
Entreplanta Local 1
51001 Ceuta
Phone 956511754
Email: aduana.ceuta@maritima.com


MELILLA
CARMELO MARTINEZ RODRIGUEZ SL
Puerto de Melilla - Muelle Nordeste, 1
Edificio Estación Marítima s/n - 1ª Planta
52001 Melilla
Phone: 952681511
Fax: 952681858
Email mlncom@cmrlogistic.com

Email your local office

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