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Export Demurrage and Detention Tariff Revision – Denmark

Dear Valued Customer,

Please find below revised Export demurrage and detention tariff for shipments with an origin
rate applicability date on or after 1st January 2022.

Effective Date: 01/01/2022
Expiry Date: Until further notice
Free time: Calendar day
Invoiced: Per container, per calendar day, per container size & type

Currency: DKK

DRY CONTAINERS
Demurrage 20' 40' Detention 20' 40'
Days DKK DKK Days DKK DKK
1-7 0 0 1-7 0 0
8-14 300 600 8-14 300 600
15+ 500 1000 15+ 500 1000

REEFERS, FLAT RACKS AND OPEN TOPS
Demurrage 20' 40' Detention 20' 40'
Days DKK DKK Days DKK DKK
1-5 0 0 1-5 0 0
6-10 800 1200 6-10 800 1200
11+ 1200 1800 11+ 1200 1800

Definition: Export Demurrage and Detention, split

DETENTION: Compensation payable when the Merchant holds Carrier's Container outside the port, terminal or depot beyond the agreed amount of Free Time.

DEMURRAGE: Compensation payable when the Merchant holds Carrier’s Container inside the terminal, port or depot beyond the agreed amount of Free Time (the compensation includes terminal storage costs).

Name Start End
Detention Commences on and includes the day
that the empty container is gated
out from the agreed terminal, port or
depot.
Ends on the day that the full
container is gated-in at the agreed
terminal, port or depot.
Detention Commences on and includes the day
that the empty container is gated
out from the agreed terminal, port or
depot.
Ends on the day that the full
container is loaded on board a vessel.

  • Reefer demurrage includes plug-in/electricity charges.
  • Non-operating reefer (NOR) is considered as Dry Container.
  • Shipper's own containers (SOC) are not subject to detention and are subject to demurrage.

Please contact your local Hamburg Süd representative should you require further information.

Best regards,
Hamburg Süd