Date: 15th May 2020
Dear Valued Customer
SUBJECT: Tanzania temporarily STOPS cargo loading to Zambia and Democratic Republic of Congo (Katanga Region)
As per advice from Tanzania Revenue Authority (“TRA”) effective from13th May 2020, TRA has STOPPED issuing release orders for cargo delivery to Zambia and Democratic Republic of Congo (Katanga Region). Moreover, NO cargo will be allowed to load from Dar es Salaam Port to these destinations until further notice.
This action is to response the latest Zambia Government Customs Notice No 14 of 2020 temporarily closed the Nakonde border effective from 11th May 2020, as a measure to control the spread of pandemic.
We will keep close liaison with local authorities and concerned parties for timely update to your good company of any new development. Please contact our local agencies if any assistance is required. You may also visit our website www.emiratesline.com for more details.
Customer Service Management
Emirates Shipping Line