noun. a charge required as compensation for the delay of a ship or freight car or other cargo beyond its scheduled time of departure.
noun. detention of a ship or freight car or other cargo beyond its scheduled time of departure.
Sentences with demurrage
1. Noun, singular or mass
If not, then the charterer will be liable for demurrage fees upon the Master's certification that the vessel is ready in all respects for loading or discharging.