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The container is booked only if there is enough load to make the freight financial viable. After bookings, an empty container is delivered to the loading bay. The 20ft Container are loaded at Liverpool NSW 2170
Once the container is picked up, it takes 3 days before its loaded on the ship. Its takes 30 days for the container to reach Durban.
From Durban the container is ferried by South African rail, and offloaded in Pretoria. In Pretoria it is picked by National Railways of Zimbabwe and delivered to Manica Depot in Bulawayo. This leg of the trip takes anything between 3 - 4 weeks
The container is customs cleared ahead, so it takes three days for ZIMRA to do a physical inspection before it is released. Once released it will take an overnight for the goods to reach Harare.
Container Schedule Notes