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Bahrain (BHBAH)

Bahrain

General info

address
"Office#2, Building No:702 Road 1510 Hidd 115 Muharraq Governorate
EMAIL
website
www.bahraincustoms.gov.bh
phone
973 17359999
fax
cororate office
"Office#2, Building No:702 Road 1510 Hidd 115 Muharraq Governorate
ANNUAL CARGO TONNAGE
34 million tons
ANNUAL CONTAINER VOLUME
424,602.000 TEU

The ports authority of Bahrain provides safe and efficient transportation system that ensures safe trading in the ports and improved the economic prosperity of the country. The port authority of the country is managing, exploiting and maintaining the waterways including Bahrain ports

Inland service data

Major towns near seaport

Carrier mapping

List of main shipping lines serving the port

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Export requirements

Country Requirements & Restrictions

Following items are not exported out of Bahrain: All types of Fuel and subsidized goods such as Diesel All kinds of Flour and such subsidized good Fresh chicken bearing the trade mark of “Delmon” Red Meat and such subsidized goods

Forms & Certificates

The customs clearance process includes the following steps: Statistics Office Imports and Exports Restriction Office Auditing the customs charges and other charges Payment to cashier of related charges Inspection and checking of document

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

The following items are NOT allowed to be imported into the Kingdom of Bahrain: All types of Narcotic Drugs (Heroin, Cocaine, Hashish, Pills having drugs effects etc..) Indian Paan and Derivatives Used and reconditioned Tyres Cultured Pearls Advertisement material for all types of Cigarettes Radio/ Remote controlled Model Aircraft Children’s Toy Guns capable of firing projectiles Goods of Israeli origin or bearing Israeli trademarks or logos Printed publications, photographs, pictures, books, magazines sculptures and mannequins which contradict Islamic teachings, decency, or immorality. Seditious or Treasonable material Asbestos or Items containing Asbestos Raw Ivory, Ivory articles and Rhinoceros Horn Live Swine Any other items, whose importation is prohibited under Kingdom of Bahrain Customs laws, or any other laws of the country

Forms & Certificates

The importer is required to submit the Customs declaration in addition to the following documents for the importation of goods. Import Customs declaration form Shipping agent delivery Order from shipping agent line to importer/consignee (with valid commercial registration) Three copies of the original invoices from the exporter addressed to the importer Two copies of the packing list with detailed weights, packaging and goods classification for each individual item within the shipment An original certificate of origin from relevant chambers of commerce of country of origin of goods A copy of the insurance policy Original bill of lading Import permit/approval from relevant authority for importation of restricted goods Bank advice/guarantee (if applicable) A statistical declaration if the final destination of the goods is within GCC countries.

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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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