Services & Fees: T
T1 Documentation Fee
T1D
This fee is applied to cover the costs related to issuing T1 documents. T1 documents are required for European Union tax regulations when transporting non-community goods between two locations in the EU Customs area. This fee is applicable for all European Union shipments and allows taxes to be suspended until the cargo reaches its final destination.
Government and Port Tax Service
TAX
The carrier pays tax on behalf of the customer to the local authorities and the related cost is charged to the customer. This charge is controlled by the local regulations and will be added to the booking in the relevant ports according to the market practice.
Temporary Customs Service- Export
TCE
A service in which the carrier pays the charges for temporary customs clearance of the container (not cargo) on the customer’s behalf and the related costs are then passed onto the customer. This service is applicable upon the customer’s request.
Temporary Customs Service- Import
TCI
A service in which the carrier pays the charges for temporary customs clearance of the container (not cargo) on the customer’s behalf and the related costs are then passed onto the customer. This service is applicable upon the customer’s request.
Electronic Cargo Release Service
TLX
This service is also known as a 'Telex' or 'Express' release and allows the cargo to be released at destination upon proof of identity of the receiver as consignee, provided all 3 original B/L's have been surrendered by the consignee, or an authorized agent of the consignee, at another carrier’s office location. In order to allow this all 3 original B/L's must be surrendered at another carrier’s office location (not the discharge port). The carrier will add this service to the shipment, once the B/L's have been surrendered. This service is applied upon the customer's request. Expired w.e.f. 31-Aug-2015 Effective from 01-Sep-2015 the New codes are TLE – Electronic Cargo Release Service - Export TLI – Electronic Cargo Release Service - Import