Those containers that remain in customs over 3 months must be nationalized.
The change in the rule reported by the Superintendent of Tax Administration (SAT) applies for dry-goods or refrigerated containers that are awaiting merchandise and whose temporary stay permits have expired.
In 2008, the cost of transporting perishable good by ship to the US went up 71%.
The export sector has began to feel the effects of the increase of oil in the international market, as shipping fares went up in May and June when a barrel of oil was more expensive and which has not dropped in accordance with the current price of oil.
During 2008, shipping agencies raised the shipping prices for perishable goods to the US by 71%.
Maersk Line is the core liner shipping activity of the A.P. Moller – Maersk Group, and the leading container shipping company in the world.
Operates in Costa Rica, Panama, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua
Phone: (507) 210-6512
Atlantic Pacific Equipment Services, is the new and only distribuitor of the complete line of TEREX CRANES for Central America. We are part of the LANCO Group and manufacturers of the MI-JACK RTG.
Operates in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama
Phone: (507) 317-6577 - (507) 6450-0673
Laninco is an Anglo Costa Rican freight forwarder with much experience in the field of moving small, LCL, container or Heavy Lift Project Cargo.
Operates in Panama, Nicaragua, Honduras, Guatemala, El Salvador and Costa Rica
Phone: (506) 2442 5105