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Dwell Time



Dwell time is the measure of the time elapsed from the time the cargo arrives in the port to the time the goods leave the port premises after all permits and clearances have been obtained.

 

Data of dwell time at select Ports for the month of  May, 2016

Customs station   Time taken from arrival of cargo to filing of declaration by importer   Time taken by Customs for assessment after filing of declaration  Time taken by importer for payment of customs duty   Time taken from payment of duty to registration of documents    Time taken from registration of documents to "out of customs charge"   Total time   Percentage of time taken by customs
JNCH 4 days 16 hours 20 hours 56 minutes 21 hours 4 minutes 2 days 11 hours 45 minutes 5 hours 32 minutes 9 days 3 hours 17 minutes 12.1%
Chennai Customs House 4 days 12 hours 57 minutes 12 hours 50 minutes 21 hours 36 minutes 2 days 44 minutes 7 hours 28 minutes 8 days 7 hours 34 minutes 10.2%

* rounded to the nearest hour


Data of dwell time at select Airports for the month of May, 2016

Customs station   Time taken from arrival of cargo to filing of declaration by importer   Time taken by Customs for assessment after filing of declaration  Time taken by importer for payment of customs duty   Time taken from payment of duty to registration of documents    Time taken from registration of documents to "out of customs charge"   Total time    Percentage of time taken by customs
Sahar, Mumbai 2 days 19 hours 50 minutes 9 hours 56 minutes 5 hours 12 minutes 1 day 4 hours 56 minutes 1 hour 30 minutes 4 days 17 hours 24 minutes 10.1%
IGI, Delhi 2 days 14 hours 24 minutes 4 hours 43 minutes 7 hours 3 minutes 23 hours 50 minutes 2 hours 34 minutes 4 days 4 hours 34 minutes 7.2%
Air Cargo, Chennai 2 days 13 hours 4 minutes 6 hours 6 minutes 8 hours 34 minutes 1 days 1 hours 25 minutes 2 hours 35 minutes 4 days 7 hours 45 minutes 8.4%
Air Cargo, Bangalore 3 days 8 hours 51 minutes 3 hours 46 minutes 7 hours 32 minutes 1 day 2 hours 29 minutes 2 hours 23 minutes 5 days 1 hour 1 minute 5.1%

*time is rounded to the nearest hour


Data of dwell time at select ICDs for the month of May, 2016

Customs station   Time taken from arrival of cargo to filing of declaration by importer   Time taken by Customs for assessment after filing of declaration  Time taken by importer for payment of customs duty   Time taken from payment of duty to registration of documents    Time taken from registration of documents to "out of customs charge"   Total time    Percentage of time taken by customs
ICD, Delhi 9 days 23 hours 37 minutes 14 hours 31 minutes 19 hours 23 minutes 2 days 57 minutes 7 hours 7 minutes 13 days 17 hours 35 minutes 6.6%
ICD Bangalore 6 days 17 hours 36 minutes 9 hours 8 minutes 21 hours 33 minutes 1 days18 hours 2 minutes 5 hours 22 minutes 9 days 23 hours 41 minutes 6.1%

* time is rounded  to the nearest hour

^ includes the time taken for the container to be transported from Port to ICD.