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Mannheim (DEMHG), Mannheim, Germany


Mannheim (DEMHG), Mannheim, Germany
Rheinvorlandstrasse 5 Mannheim 68159Germany
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8.1 million tonnes

Requirements to ship to the ports

The import of unauthorised fireworks into Germany is prohibited under the provisions of the Explosives Act, and is therefore punishable.

TextilesThe import into Germany of certain textiles bought in a non-EU state may depend on your being able to show an import authorisation which you should have requested from the competent authorities before you began your journey.

Animals and plants, products containing animal or vegetable substancesIn order to protect the flora and fauna when importing animals and plants, in addition to species protection requirements, animal welfare and phytosanitary aspects must also be observed.

Weapons and ammunitionThe movement or import of weapons and ammunition from a non-EU state into Germany is subject the certain obligations to obtain authorisation.

Exporters are required to fill out a DEB (declaration of exchange of goods) or an Intrastate Declaration for all goods from within the European Community that enter Germany at the end of the month.

Operators are required to fill out an Entry Summary Declaration (ENS) to the customs of the country of entry, prior to the introduction of goods into the customs territory of the European Union.

In addition to the written customs declaration, an invoice and sometimes a certificate of origin must be joined to imported products.

About the port

Mannheim Harbour, named Rhein-Neckar-Hafen Mannheim, is a river port on the Rhine in Mannheim, at the confluence of the Rhine and the Neckar in Baden-Wurttemberg