Shipping in Venezuela

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

Procedure / Requirements

  • Advanced manifest declaration must be performed by customers 48hrs prior vessel arrival
  • Import customs manifest must be presented 48hrs prior vessel arrival


  • No splits/short shipments are accepted into Venezuela, all cargo must be discharged in full as per BL
  • No amendments to manifest are allowed once manifest is submitted to local customs
  • Consignees must be local customers
  • No collect charges accepted.

Demurrage / Detention / Free time

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

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