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2016 Tropical Shipping Holiday Schedule Trinidad Exports


December 6, 2016 –


The Tropical Shipping family would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your support over the last year and to wish you a happy holiday season. In observance of the holidays, Tropical Shipping offices, Port of Spain Trinidad and also Point Lisa’s Trinidad, will be closed on Monday, December 26, and Tuesday December 27th 2016.


Tropical Shipping offices, in Trinidad will also be closed on Monday, January 2, 2017. As a result, please view the changes to our vessel schedule, cargo and documentation cut-off times during the holiday weeks listed below. 


Due to the Holiday weeks, cargo and documentation cut offs for sailing of export Containers from Trinidad on December 29, 2016 sailings are Thursday 22nd, December by close of business.

Cargo and documentation cut offs for all Thursday January 5, 2017 sailings are Friday, December 30, 2016. 


Containers on port remain 24 hours prior to vessel arrival please check with your haulage company to facilitate same.


Please click the links below for our standard documentation and cargo cut-off times for U.S. departures that will resume the week of January 9, 2017.


FCL Documentation and Cargo Cut-Off Times 

LCL Documentation and Cargo Cut-Off Times


We understand the challenges associated with the short holiday weeks and appreciate your assistance in having your cargo and documents delivered as early as possible. Tropical Shipping remains committed to providing our customers with the best and most comprehensive services in the industry.


If you have any questions regarding our holiday schedule or cutoff times, please contact your local sales representative or the Customer Service Team at 800-638-TROP (8767 or 561-881-3999).


Complete contact listings, including telephone and fax numbers and email address information can be found 24/7/365 on our website on the Bookings and Customer Service page – found in the Contact area of our website at www.tropical.com.

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