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Apia

Samoa

General info

address
P. O. Box 2279 Matautu-tai Apia, Apia Samoa
EMAIL
website
www.spasamoa.ws
phone
685-64400
fax
685-25870
cororate office
P. O. Box 2279 Matautu-tai Apia, Apia Samoa
ANNUAL CARGO TONNAGE
ANNUAL CONTAINER VOLUME

The Samoa Ports Authority is responsible for the Port of Apia. It was created in 1998 under the Ports Authority Act, when it acquired all port assets in Apia, Salelologa, Asau, and Mulifanua. The ports authority is a self-funding organization that manages and maintains the ports in Samoa and supports the country's social and industrial communities.

Inland service data

Major towns near seaport

Carrier mapping

List of main shipping lines serving the port

Hamburg Sud, NYK

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Export requirements

Country Requirements & Restrictions

There are no unique Country Requirements / Restrictions for this port.You can always reach out to us directly in case of any further queries.

Forms & Certificates

There are no unique Forms / Certificates required for this port.You can always reach out to us directly in case of any further queries.

Key Customs Facts

There are no unique customs formalities for this port. You can always reach out to us directly in case of any further queries.

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Import requirements

Country Requirements & Restrictions

Prohibited Applicable for residents of U.S.A and non-resident • Eat or any products thereof (dried, canned etc.) • Narcotics and some medication containing prohibited substances • Absinthe (unless thujone free) • Plants , seeds , vegetables, fruits • Soil, livestock or animal pests • Biological (bacteria cultures, fungi specimens, viruses and others for research and etc. permissible only with APHIS permit) • Unprepared fish and fish eggs • Imports from embargoed countries (Iran, Cuba, Myanmar, Sudan) and leather souvenirs imported from Haiti (drums). • Endangered wildlife species and products thereof (for example clothing and accessories) • Cultural artefacts from Byzantine period, Pre-Columbian period, Khmer sculptures (unless with permission) • Dog and cat fur • Items infringing trade and copyright regulations • Fully automatic weapons and semi-automatic weapons (see the restricted section). • Pornography • Articles infringing copyrights • Traitorous material and material igniting agitation • Hazardous articles like fireworks, uncertified toys, health hazardous substances. Restricted • Cats and dogs must be accompanied by: - Health certificate, issued within 30 days at point of origin. The certificate must state that animals have lived in an area which has not been under quarantine due to contagious, infectious or transmissible disease; - Rabies certificate issued within 6 months (if the animal is over 4 months old). • Birds require a health certificate issued immediately prior to shipment. The certificate must state that the birds were found free of psittcosis or ornithosis. For more detailed information please contact U.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE. • Seafood – please contact the U.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE • Medication - all health related drugs need to be properly labelled (preferably in their original packaging) and the quantity should not excess the amount you would normally need for the duration of your stay. It is strongly advisable to accompany the drugs with prescription or written letter from your personal physician. • Arms and ammunition (non-residents only): In order to import firearms, ammunition and implements of war an approved ATF Form 6-Part I). The ATF Form 6 should be submitted approximately 60 days prior to the intended importation. (Application and Permit for Importation of Firearms, Ammunition and Implements of War)

Forms & Certificates

There are no unique Forms / Certificates required for this port.You can always reach out to us directly in case of any further queries.

Key Customs Facts

There are no unique customs formalities for this port. You can always reach out to us directly in case of any further queries.

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