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John Parker-Jervis
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Phone: 604.665.9267
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Demurrage (storage charges):

  • Port Metro Vancouver does not charge demurrage.
  • Port Metro Vancouver contracts with private companies called terminal operators that operate the container terminals under long term lease.
  • Container terminal operators charge fees for the use of the container terminals that they operate.
  • Demurrage is a storage fee levied by the terminal operator.
  • Port Metro Vancouver is not able to waive or reduce fees levied by a terminal operator.
  • Please direct any requests for terminal fee concessions to the applicable terminal operator.

Container terminal charges and contact information are noted in the terminal operator tariff documents posted on their websites:

Current statements, backgrounders and more: - Port Metro Vancouver's portal for current project information.

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