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Durban (ZADUR)

South Africa

General info

address
P O Box 1027, Durban 4000, South Africa
EMAIL
website
http://www.transnetnationalportsauthority.net
phone
31 361 8804
fax
31 361 8879
cororate office
P O Box 1027, Durban 4000, South Africa
ANNUAL CARGO TONNAGE
31.4 million
ANNUAL CONTAINER VOLUME
2.56 million TEUs (2012)

Covering a total area of about 1.8 thousand hectares, the port of Durban is the largest and busiest shipping terminal in sub-Saharan Africa. Equipped with 59 berths for more than 4000 commercial vessels, the port was visited by 4554 ocean going ships in 2009.

Inland service data

Major towns near seaport

Durban, Umkomaas, Epumalanga, Ballitoville, Scottsburgh, Stanger, Pietermaritzburg, Richmond, Mpophomeni, Howick, Sundumbili, Greytown, Port shepstone, Eshowe, Margate, Mooi river, Esikhawini, Wembezi, Empangeni, Richards bay

Carrier mapping

List of main shipping lines serving the port

CMA CGM, Evergreen, Hamburg Sud, Hapag-Lloyd, K Line, Maersk, MOL, MSC, NYK, ZIM

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Export requirements

Country Requirements & Restrictions

There are no unique Country Requirements / Restrictions for this port.You can always reach out to us directly in case of any further queries.

Forms & Certificates

There are no unique Forms / Certificates required for this port.You can always reach out to us directly in case of any further queries.

Key Customs Facts

There are no unique customs formalities for this port. You can always reach out to us directly in case of any further queries.

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Import requirements

Country Requirements & Restrictions

One copy of the insurance certificate is required for sea freight. Follow the importer's and/or insurance company's instructions in other matters. Three copies of the Packing List are required. Data contained in this document should agree with that in other documents. "Hazardous classes 1, 7 and 9, are all subject to approval before acceptance. No acceptance of Used Tyres No acceptance of Non DG charcoal No acceptance of Asbestos"

Forms & Certificates

A Declaration of Origin Form, DA59, is to be used in cases where a rate of duty lower than the general rate is claimed as well as for goods subject to antidumping or countervailing duty. DA59 is a prescribed form with stipulated format, size and content. This form does not require Chamber of Commerce certification. One original signed copy of the form must be attached to the original commercial invoice covering goods, which require such a declaration. For customs purposes in South Africa, one negotiable and two non-negotiable copies of the Bill of Lading are required. The Bill of Lading may be made out either "straight" or "to order". Four copies and one original Commercial Invoice are required. Suppliers must give, in their invoices, all data necessary for the importer to make a valid entry and for the South African Customs to determine value for duty purposes.

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