European Customs Seaport Hamburg

In Hamburg, handling in line with customs law is carried out according to the regulations for customs seaports. The information on this page should help to ensure that your customs handling runs smoothly and without issue.

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/ 17.09.2019
Floating cranes working on new ship berths
HHLA’s floating cranes transport 42-metre-long pipes which will be embedded into the bottom of the river Elbe to create additional waiting points for ships.
/ 17.07.2019
New ferry connection from Muuga to Finland
The HHLA subsidiary TK Estonia strengthens its position as a RoRo hub in the Baltic region. Finnish ferry company Eckerö Line is now connecting Muuga with Vuosaari.
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Customs in the port

We have compiled a few tips on opening or completing the transit procedure in the port area and for the Customs checks.


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