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Customer Advisory - Weekend Free Time - Long Beach and Los Angeles

United States – Long Beach, CA and Los Angeles, CA - Weekend Free Time

Demurrage Tariff

(Florham Park, NJ)…In line with recent announcements by the Port of Long Beach (POLB) on September 1st, 2022, Hamburg Süd will update our demurrage tariff, effective November 7th, 2022, to align with their changes.

With this tariff update, weekend days will count for demurrage free time when POLB terminals open their gates for receiving/delivery.

More information surrounding this operational change over the POLB can be found here:

https://polb.com/port-info/news-and-press/change-to-weekend-free-time-exemption-07-27-2022/

Similarly, Hamburg Süd will also be adopting this free time change over the Port of Los Angeles to align with their standard operating hours where applicable on the weekends as well.

Applicable Long Beach and Los Angeles terminals Hamburg Süd currently calls:

Location Facility
LONG BEACH ITS LONG BEACH
LONG BEACH SSA TERMINALS - PIER A
LONG BEACH TOTAL TERMINALS - PIER T
LOS ANGELES APM TERMINALS LOS ANGELES

Please contact your Hamburg Süd representative with any questions that you may have.