Egypt IMPORT AND EXPORTS

           

  

 

 

           

 

 

Egypt Import and Export

 

Egypt Import and Export

 

Beginning with 1991 the forbidden to import products has been eliminated one by one. The rules regarding the import of products in Egypt say that the import is free with the condition of these products to not be forbidden by law and the import/export fees must be paid.

 

The law regarding the imports says that an importer must be recorded in the Importers Register and must be of Egyptian origin.

 

The export activities may be also made by firms that have foreign participation. In Egypt is strictly forbidden to bring narcotics, obscene materials, fake products and the ones who violets the right of intellectual property.

 

The alimentary oil is one of the most requested products at import.

Among the Egypt import prohibited things are: gases, acids, Viagra, poisons, GPS equipments, paints, honey, cosmetics, flammables, antiques, radio actives, chemicals, batteries, toiletries, bearer documents, powder, bio products, personal effects, corrosives, liquor, perfumes and magnetized materials,

as well as any things that may be offensive for the Muslim culture.

Egypt Import and Export

 

There are items that can not be accepted for carriage from international destinations without a special regime: explosives, human body parts, organs, embryos, corpses, disinterred and cremated human remains, animal embryos, live insects and animals (excepting via the Live Animal Desk), stamps and collectible coins, weaponry, firearms, obscene and pornographic materials, perishable foods and foodstuffs, cut flowers and plants, shipments whose importation, carriage, exportation is forbidden by any regulation, statute or law, money (currency, coins, paper money, cash, cash letters, bonds, endorsed stocks),

 

wet and leaking packages as well as the ones that emit a smell of any type, dangerous waste (including syringes, used needles or any kind of medical waste), shipments that need a special license for transportation,

 

exportation or importation, dangerous goods, shipments that can cause delay or damage of the personnel, equipment or another shipment, processed and unprocessed dead pets, animals and insects.

 

 

 

There are also some items that are not accepted for carriage to international destinations without a special regime: explosives, leaking, wet and smelling packages, obscene and (or) pornographic materials, stamps and collectible coins, weaponry and firearms, processed and unprocessed dead pets, animals and insects, human body parts, organs, embryos, corpses, disinterred and cremated human remains, animal embryos, dangerous materials, shipments that can cause delay or damage of the personnel, equipment or another shipment, dangerous waste (including syringes, used needles or any kind of medical waste), money (currency, coins, paper money, cash, cash letters, bonds, endorsed stocks), shipments with importation, carriage or exportation forbidden by any regulation, statute or law, live animals and insects excepting the ones send through the Live Animal Desk.

 

 

 

Before making any import or export activity in Egypt you should find all the rules about this type of activity and also about the products and items that are prohibited or have a special regime. Among the import – export firms in Egypt is: Home Systems Co. Import and Export with the address: 5, Dr. Abdel Azim Salama Street, Off Makram Ebeid St., Nasr City, Egypt.

 
 

 

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