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CY Cut-Off

A CY cut-off is imposed by the carriers to shippers as a deadline to gate-in their laden containers before a specific time and date.

What is CY Cut-Off?

A CY cut-off is imposed by the carriers to shippers as a deadline to gate-in their laden containers before a specific time and date. The exact cut-off time and date are formalized upon the issuance of the container’s release order and is typically 24 – 48 hours before the estimated time of departure (ETD) of the vessel.

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