In a recently issued notice to all transport companies, Beihai port announced that in order to maintain safety in the port of Beihai, it is necessary that the port limit its storage of fireworks containers to under 100. As a result, from September 10th 2008 until September 30th 2008, Beihai port will increase its storage charges by 200%:-
2 days and under : RMB200/day
3 days to 6 days: RMB800/day
7 days and over: RMB2000/day
RMB1 = US$0.147
The above straoge costs will be charged regardless of delays as a result of inclement weather or delays in customs declaration or feeder services.