Outbound Container Freight Station Service

Bangkok Port, as a main gateway for waterway transport boosting the country's economy, has developed its services to strengthen Thai export's potential in the world trade arena. Formerly,148,193 m2 of open storage area, accommodating container of 2,296 T.E.U., was provided for stuffing of cargo in container. No transit shed is available for cargoes waiting to be stuffed in container to ensure they would not get loss or damaged. Consequently, to facilitate exporters particularly small and medium enterprises (SMEs), the transit shed No.14 has been renovated as an Outbound Container Freight Station (outbound CFS) to provide depository service for the rest of cargoes which are left upon stuffing and could not be brought back to plants on the same day.


Available area and Facilities
  Inner area of 5,569 m2 of Outbound CFS Section (the existing transit shed No.14) can accommodate the weight of 11,000 tons. Stuffing service for 168 TEUs. could be provided at a time. A forklift trucks each of with capacity of 2.5 and 3-5 tons are also available at the warehouse.

Charges
   1. Charges for the delivery of cargo deposited for stuffing in container at transit shed section 14 (cargo for export) are at the following rates
 
   Container Baht/Box     
  20' 650        
  40' 1,430       
  40' HQ 1,690       
  45' 1,898       
 
   2. Charges for extra container movement in addition to item 1 will be collected at the same rate as specified in item No.307 of Bangkok Port Tariff.

Advantages
  • Ensuring exporters safe and convenient depository service for cargoes before being stuffed in outbound container and also enlarging cargo stuffing area.
  • Pre-planning for stuffing of cargo in container can be made, enhancing safe and convenient stuffing of cargo.
  • Cost saving to cope with the government policy on export promotion.
  • Modernizing its service in response to market demand and customer satisfaction.