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Le Havre (FRLEH), Le Havre, France

Le Havre

Le Havre (FRLEH), Le Havre, France
ADDRESS
Terre-Plein de la Barre, B.P. 1413, Le Havre, Cedex 76067, France.
FAX
CORPORATE OFFICE
34, Boulevard de Boisguilbert - B.P. 4075 - 76022 ROUEN Cedex 3
ANNUAL CARGO TONNAGE
74,399,935 tonnes
ANNUAL CONTAINER VOLUME
2.2 million TEU

Requirements to ship to the ports

Prohibited• Meat and milk and any items thereof from non-EU countries with the exception of limited amounts from Andorra, Croatia, the Faeroe Islands, Greenland, Iceland and small amounts of specific products from other countries• Protected species and products thereof as listed by the CITES (Washington Convention) for example ivory, tortoise shell, coral, reptile skin, wood from Amazonian forests.

Restricted• pets need to be identifiable (tattoo or an electronic identification system), vaccinated against rabies and have a health certificate. For more information please refer to the nearest embassy.• maximum of 10 kg of meat, milk and dairy products coming from Croatia, Færøer Islands, Greenland and Iceland• powdered milk for babies, food for children and special medical food (including pets food) may be allowed if they need not to be refrigerated prior opening and that it is brand packaged food and the packaging has original seal (unless in use at the time) and its quantity must not exceed the weight of 10 kg originating from Croatia, Færøer Islands, Greenland and Iceland, and of 2 kg if originating in other countries.• fish only if it is disembowelled and does not exceed the weight of 20 kg,• currency - no restrictions if coming from EU country. Declarable for all travelling outside EU when the amount exceeds 10.000 euro or equivalent in another currency.• coats, fur and leather shoes made of protected animals will need special authorization

For goods valued at under 1,000 kg or EUR 1,000, a verbal declaration at customs and presentation of the receipt of purchase is sufficient.Higher-valued must be declared at the Customs Office:1) a brief declaration (air or maritime manifest) to conclude the collection of the goods.2) a common law declaration (SAD, single administrative document), as well as the accompanying documents to allow their clearance.The SAD form can be obtained from Chambers of Commerce or an approved printer.

In the case of deliveries and purchases within the European Community, the declaration of exchange of goods (DEB) or Intrastat declaration must be sent to the Customs Service.

About the port

Le Havre French Norman: Lé Hâvre, is an urban French commune and city in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region of northwestern France. It is situated on the right bank of the estuary of the river Seineon the Channel southwest of the Pays de Caux.