Shipping in Venezuela

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

Procedure / Requirements

  • Manifest: Cargo is manifested 48 HRS prior to vessel departure.
  • Non-Operating reefers required mandatory X-ray inspection prior empty evacuation which entails cost of USD 170 per box to the line.
  • All export documents must be presented at our customs agencies with booking confirmation and copy of BL 3 days prior to vessel arrival.
  • Restrictions

    • Weight Limit: Cargo can be handled in all ports with no more than 30 tons.
    • Special Cargo: OOG, B/B and IMO cargo are subject to standard SeaLand approval procedures.
    • No prepaid charges accepted.

    Demurrage / Detention / Free time

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

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