Instructions & Documents

COVID-19 Update for Riga, Latvia

Dear customer,

The coronavirus is impacting virtually all economies and businesses across the globe. In these challenging times Hamburg Süd is by your side! Knowing how crucial it is for you, we are doing everything in our power to keep your cargo moving and we are looking for flexible solutions to meet your needs in this unprecedented situation. You can reach your contact persons as usual via email or telephone though we have switched to home office in most locations worldwide. Our ocean network (port-port connections) and all our hub ports are fully working. Up to now we have seen only temporary disruptions in single ports. In addition, we would like to keep you posted on the following local operational status that is important for you:

Schedule Integrity
Fully functioning/Not affected.
Ports & Terminals
Fully functioning/Not affected.
Fully functioning/Not affected.
Fully functioning/Not affected.
Carrier Haulage
Fully functioning/Not affected.
Issuance & Pick up B/Ls
Fully functioning/Not affected.
Other Services
Fully functioning/Not affected.

Please also have a look at the eCommerce section of our website, where you can easily book the following solutions online:

  • Web Booking: Simply submit your booking requests online
  • INSTANT: Booking spot cargo with INSTANT offers you a fixed price and guaranteed loading as booked.
  • Web Shipping Instruction: This tool gives you a convenient method for digitally transmitting your Shipping Instruction to us.
  • e-B/L

Should you have any questions (incl. eCommerce channels), please don’t hesitate to contact your local customer service or sales representative to support you.

Kind regards and stay healthy!

Your Hamburg Süd Team

COVID-19 Update for Riga, Latvia (PDF, 304 KB)