Kenya Shipping Shuangqing Line

 Kenya Shuangqing Line     |      2023-11-01

Kenya Maritime Special Line: The entire process adopts a one-stop service model of "sea freight", "double clearance", and "delivery". It is a Kenya logistics double clearance special line that can accept general and sensitive goods, and has the advantages of stable routes and affordable prices. The first journey starts from Guangzhou Port and ends at Kenya Nairobi Port, supporting customers to pick up goods from the warehouse or providing high-quality freight delivery services by local logistics in Kenya.

1、 Overview of Kenya's Maritime Special Line:

Travel range:

The departure port is Guangzhou, and the destination port is the Kenyan Nairobi port, passing through Mombasa to support delivery throughout Kenya;

Logistics efficiency:

Container loading cycle: weekly container loading, estimated time frame: 35-45 days;

Billing standards:

Charge by volume CBM (cubic meter); Cargo type ratio 1:500;

Cargo restrictions:

Can accept general goods, food, chemical, electronic products, and sensitive goods; Can accept bulk cargo consolidation and full container cargo;

Packaging requirements:

If a single item exceeds 100KG, wooden boxes and pallets (pallets) need to be packed, and a 10CM forklift space is reserved;

The transportation of goods requires logistics packaging, and fragile items need to be reinforced during transportation. The outer box should be labeled with fragile items;

Customs declaration method:

Purchase documents for customs declaration without customer requirements, support document customs declaration (requires enterprises to have import and export rights)

Value added services:

Provide agency insurance services: The premium is charged at 6% of the declared value of the goods, and the insurance company is Ping An Insurance Company of China or PICC;

Other matters:

The destination can be picked up by the customer, and the warehouse has a free storage period of 7 days. If the deadline is exceeded, a storage fee of RMB 20/CBM/day will be charged.

2、 Logistics operation process of Kenya's maritime dedicated line:

(1) Kenya Sea Bulk Container Consolidation:

1. Preparation materials: cargo markings and warehouse entry numbers;

2. Goods entering the warehouse: After entering the warehouse, data will be measured to check the quantity and confirm with the customer;

3. Sea freight booking: Once our company receives the SO and shipping space, we will proceed with bulk cargo consolidation and container loading;

4. Export customs declaration: There are two types of export customs declaration, one is purchase order customs declaration, and the other is document customs declaration. Customers who need documents for customs declaration need to provide relevant customs declaration materials in advance. Customers who do not need documents for customs declaration are assumed to be responsible for purchasing the documents for customs declaration by our company;

5. International sea transportation: After customs clearance, the cargo ship sails out of the port;

6. Port clearance: Upon arrival at the destination port, our company usually goes to Nairobi port. Customs clearance and container pick-up upon arrival at the port;

7. Self pickup/delivery: container pickup and transportation to our Nairobi warehouse. Customers can freely choose to pick up their goods or provide delivery services, and our company supports delivery throughout Kenya.

(2) Kenya Shipping Full Container Double Clearing:

1. Booking: Confirm the cargo volume, cargo type, container type, port of departure, and destination port;

2. Arrange for the trailer to pick up the container: there is a clear opening time on the SO, and after picking up the container, obtain the container number and seal number for future inquiries on the container's presence information;

3. Container loading: Before loading, prepare a list of goods and confirm the loading sequence with the customs clearance agent in advance for the convenience of subsequent customs clearance;

4. Arrange customs clearance/declaration VGM/bill of lading replenishment according to SO customs clearance time;

5. Confirm whether the copy of the bill of lading is correct and whether modifications are needed, and wait for customs clearance and release;

6. Waiting for the ship to depart, find a booking agent to obtain the OBD bill of lading (sailing bill of lading);

7. Arrival customs clearance and container pick-up;

8. Customer self pickup or delivery.