MSC Gambia has been helping customers to ship their cargo worldwide since 2010. Today, one of the leading shipping companies in The Gambia, MSC Gambia can ship more than 4,000 TEUS annually to destinations around the world.
Groundnuts, sesame, cashew nuts, scrap metals, and fish and seafood products are the main export commodities from the Gambia, with most of them destined for the Far East, India, the EU and the US.
The country’s main imports are mostly finished products and foodstuffs from the Far East, the EU, the US and other parts of the world. Given the size of the country, the bulk of these imports transit to neighboring countries.
What is demurrage?
Demurrage is the charge applicable, after the free time expires, inside the terminal for the use of the land. In case of a demurrage dispute, email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org (with as email subject: Dispute + Invoice Number), describing the reasons for the dispute.
Detention and Per Diem are not applicable to MSC containers in Banjul.
Verified Gross Mass or VGM refers to the exact, verified weight of a packed container. For safety reasons, vessel operators can only load a container if its weight has been verified.
What do I need to include in my VGM instructions?
You must include the following on all VGM instructions:
How can I submit my VGM instructions?
Guidelines for submitting your VGM instructions
MSC admin fees and costs
Question about VGM?
Contact our Export Team
It is illegal to bring the following items into or out of Gambia.
Ports and terminals
MSC operates services to and from the following ports and terminals in The Gambia, with local teams in each location to support our customers.
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Last update: 2022-12-06T02:46:00