APM Terminals announces 50% slash on charges for overtime cargoes, gives time frame
APM Terminals will now enjoy a 50 per cent cut in charges, but that would remain
binding only till March 15, 2020, according to the terminal.
announcement on Monday saying it was in effort to check the congestion in Apapa
port, as it disclosed that the affected containers at the port were 1,290.
March 16, any container not cleared would have to pay full charges.
terminal operator said the measure was in support of the efforts of the
Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) to decongest the port to enable the discharge of
urgently request the importers of below listed 1290 containers that have been
in the terminal for 365 days to 4000 days, to clear them.
support of government policy, the Terminal will offer 50percent discount on the
storage charges for any of the listed containers delivered until 15th of March
2020. The full tariff will be payable from 16th of March 2020.”