Transit & Transshipment

 

Goods in transit 

Imported goods from outside the country for the interest of a foreign importer addressed in his name or the name of a licensed agent carrier by a competent authority on the importer’s behalf. The goods shall only be registered since transiting the territories of the country to a final destination. A deposit amount equivalent to the total value of goods shall be collected to ensure exit of goods outside the country within 30 days from the transactional processing date.

Transactional processing:
  1. Receive and check documents for customs declaration processing.
  2. Collect registration fees and deposit amount if in cash.
  3. Deliver client’s own copies and retain customs.
Documents required for transactional processing:
  1. Delivery order from the shipping agent addressed in the name of the foreign importer or his carrier agent licensed by local authorized licensing agencies in UAE
  2. Copy of the sale invoice from the exporter addressed in the name of the foreign importer showing total quantity, description of goods and detailed and total value of each item.
  3. Detailed packing list as per weight, method of packing and HS code for each individual article contained in the shipment.
 
Transshipment
 
Imported goods from outside the country for the interest of a foreign importer addressed in his name or the name of a licensed agent carrier by a competent authority on the importer’s behalf. The goods shall only be registered since transiting the territories of the country or exiting the customs arrival zone to the final destination.
Transactional processing:
  1. Receive and check documents required for
  2. Write customs declaration number on the transshipment order.
  3. Deliver client’s own copies and retain customs.
Documents required for customs declaration processing:
  1. Delivery Order
  2. Bill of lading