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.
Every consignment must be accompanied by a fully detailed Packing List.
Customs clearance will not be carried out if the above mentioned requirements have not been met.
Deliveries to cities other than Maputo are possible, provided a surcharge is paid. The shipper should contact the Mozambique ASC for an accurate quote. Further details are under Operational Requirements.
Pickups for export outside Maputo are only possible, providing a surcharge is paid. The shipper should contact the Mozambique ASC for an accurate quote.
For any delivery of non documents exceeding 5 kgs the ASC should be contacted for delivery and cost details.
When billing a third party, the third party's name, country or territory and account number are required.
If the duties and taxes are billed to an account outside of the destination country or territory, a "Duty and Tax Forwarding" surcharge will be applied.
There are special stipulations on the following commodities when shipping to Mozambique. 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.
A general rebate is provided under the following conditions:
Shipments of documents do not require an invoice.
The consignee's telephone number, mobile number and email address if available, should appear on the invoice.
The Mozambique Customs Authority began implementing a new clearance procedure which started September 2012.
Every consignment must be accompanied by a commercial invoice showing:
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.
Event tickets coming from a printing company and sent to the organizer of the event or ticket sales offices cannot be sent as documents.
In addition to the prohibited commodities listed here, it is prohibited to ship the following commodities to Mozambique.
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.
Convert metric quantity for weight, length, and area.