COVID-19 Updates - Philippines

Published by Sealand Asia on 30 March 2020

We would like to share with you the latest updates related to the outbreak of COVID-19 and any impact to Sealand Asia’s operations in Philippines.


Our leadership teams, as well as management in all other areas where cases of COVID-19 have been identified, are closely monitoring the situation as part of our strong commitment to ensure the safety of our employees whilst working towards mitigating any possible impact to our customers’ operations.


Please bookmark this advisory page where you will always find the latest update for Philippines!


MARCH 30, 2020


In line with the Philippine Government’s announcement declaration of Enhanced Community Quarantine for Luzon, our offices are subject to a change in timing, since only some of our staff are in office based on local government guidelines.

However, we remain business as usual.


Office and Counter Service


Due to the quarantine announced, Sealand Philippines Mall Of Asia (MOA) Counter is closed. For OBL surrendering, you may refer to below table as guidance with schedule as follows:


Schedule of OBL Surrender: 10:00AM to 4:00PM, Monday – Friday





Port/Terminal/Depot Updates:


Our operations in ports, terminals and depots continue to operate uninterrupted as per usual.


Acceptance of OOG Bookings


PHMNLTM/Manila-North issued restrictions in acceptance of import OOG as due to yard limitations.

Only bookings confirmed where direct-to-truck arrangement will be accepted.


Trucking:


Trucking operations remain operating as normal.


Process Changes/Alternative Solutions/Other reminders for EXPORT and IMPORT


To make it easier for you to manage any situations remotely, we have the below recommendations:




We are in constant communication with our customers to optimize the deployment of available resources. Rest assured that we are making every effort to maximize our capacity to support your needs.


We will keep you updated of any changes to the current situation.


Should you have any concern and/or queries, please feel free to contact your Sealand Local Representative for Philippines, we will be happy to assist you.


Yours sincerely,

Sealand – A Maersk Company Asia