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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  April, 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 5 days 7 hours 4 minutes 22 hours 1 minute 1 day 2 hours 5 minutes 2 days 17 hours 6 minutes 5 hours 38 minutes 10 days 5 hours 54 minutes 11.25%
Chennai Customs House 5 days 8 hours 15 minutes 15 hours 14 minutes 1 day 2 hours 43 minutes 1 day 22 hours 18 minutes 8 hours 12 minutes 9 days 8 hours 42 minutes 10.43%

* rounded to the nearest hour


Data of dwell time at select Airports for the month of April, 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 3 days 13 hours 39 minutes 9 hours 39 minutes 12 hours 20 minutes 1 day 3 hours 21 minutes 1 hour 41 minutes 5 days 16 hours 40 minutes 8.29%
IGI, Delhi 3 days 3 hours 19 minutes 5 hours 32 minutes 9 hours 44 minutes 1 day 0 hours 45 minutes 2 hours 11 minutes 4 days 21 hours 32 minutes 6.58%
Air Cargo, Chennai 2 days 23 hours 25 minutes 5 hours 21 minutes 10 hours 5 minutes 1 day 1 hours 3 minutes 3 hours 5 minutes 4 days 19 hours 7.34%
Air Cargo, Bangalore 3 days 20 hours 28 minutes 4 hours 41 minutes 11 hours 19 minutes 1 day 6 hours 28 minutes 3 hours 27 minutes 5 days 22 hours 24 minutes 5.72%

*time is rounded to the nearest hour


Data of dwell time at select ICDs for the month of April, 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 10 days 11 hours 33 minutes 18 hours 58 minutes 19 hours 58 minutes 2 days 1 minute 7 hours 37 minutes 14 days 10 hours 7 minutes 7.68%
ICD Bangalore 6 days 16 hours 32 minutes 12 hours 13 minutes 1 days 23 minutes 1 day 18 hours 38 minutes 5 hours 42 minutes 10 days 5 hours 28 minutes 7.30%

* time is rounded  to the nearest hour

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