Bahamas

Connecting the Bahamas to the world

MSC has been helping customers to ship cargo to and from the Bahamas since 2001. We are especially thankful to all our loyal clients who have supported and helped our agency grow during the past 20 years of dedicated service.

Contact our team to request a quote, book or find out more about our local services

Demurrage, Per Diem and Storage charges in Bahamas

What is demurrage?
Demurrage is the charge applicable, after the free time expires, inside the terminal for the use of the land. 
 
What is Per Diem?
Per Diem is the charge applicable, after the free time expires, for the use of the carrier’s container (full or empty) outside the marine terminal, rail ramp or container yard.  

What are storage charges?

A storage charge is applicable, after the free time expires, for containers left inside the container yard (for the use of the land).
 

List of terminals 

Ports and terminals
MSC operates services to and from the following ports and terminals in the Bahamas, with local teams in each location to support our customers.

  • Freeport - Freeport Container Port 
  • Nassau - Arawak Cay Terminal 

 

 
Cargo Loading
MSC's cargo handling facilities are strategically located to ensure the efficient and timely loading of goods for export and import. We also provide cargo consolidation, loading and re-loading, packing, unpacking and cross-loading services from containers to trucks.

Last update:

Last update: 2022-12-08T21:45:00