It is not required for all, however shipments can be held by local authority in United Arab Emirates after screening due to lack of MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheet) or NON DG (Dangerous Goods) declaration letter from the shipper resulting to misconnections and impacting end-to-end service.
It would be advisable for all shipments originating, transiting and terminating for UAE to have MSDS or NON DG declaration from shipper enclosed in the shipment and copies to be uploaded in IDIS.
Please note goods with zero value ($0) or nominal value for "customs purposes" are not accepted, all goods must have a reasonable value to avoid delays and subjective valuation by the authorities.
Documents can clear the same day of arrival or the following day depending on the volume and timing of the non-daily imports service.
Restrictions may apply for freight collect shipments from the origin country or territory. Contact UPS or the UPS service partner in the origin country or territory prior to shipping.
There are special stipulations on the following commodities when shipping to Bolivia. If you plan to ship one of the commodities listed below, be sure to adhere to the following stipulations in order to avoid delays and holds at customs.
To avoid any customs delays, original invoices are required by law. These original invoices should be on company letterhead. All other types of invoice including Pro-Forma Invoices are not allowed and will cause shipments to be delayed in Customs.
The consignee's telephone number must appear on the invoice.
The destination country or territory considers the following items document shipments. If criteria are listed, the shipment must meet those criteria to be considered a document shipment.
In addition to the prohibited commodities listed here, it is prohibited to ship the following commodities to Bolivia.
Saturday Delivery Available: No
Always check Calculate Time and Cost for details of service availability and guarantee information within a country or territory. All Service Levels may not be available to or from every address within a country or territory.
However, if this cost is not included in the air bill or the commercial invoice, then the authorities will perform an estimated cost and that cost will be applied at 100% to the shipment value, hence increasing the duties and taxes significantly.
Convert metric quantity for weight, length, and area.