05.12.2018

December holiday schedules in Finland

As the Christmas holidays approach, we would like to remind about the exceptions to export and import schedules in Finland traffic.

Varova’s offices and terminal handling are closed on the following days:

Thursday, 06 December 2018 – Independence Day
Monday, 24 December 2018 – Christmas Eve
Tuesday, 25 December 2018 – Christmas Day
Wednesday, 26 December 2018 – Boxing Day
Tuesday, 1 January 2019 – New Year’s Day

Import shipments to Finland

Unloading for import shipments that arrive in Finland during the Christmas holidays (week 52) will take place as of Thursday 27 December. Delays in unloading, terminal handling and deliveries can be expected until the first week of January.

Please contact our traffic operations in advance if there are exceptions to opening times at the consignees’ warehouses. In case of temperature-sensitive products it should be taken into consideration that containers and trailers will not be unloaded during the public holidays.

Export shipments from Finland

Export loadings will be normal on week 50. There are limited departures before and after the Christmas holidays, weeks 51 and 52. On the first week of January export departures will be according to regular schedules except Tuesday 1 January 2019.

Kindly contact our traffic operations for more details if needed.