ISO Code: MR

Capital City: Nouakchott

Area: 1,030,700 km2

Population: 3,537,368

Currency: Ouguiya (MRO)

International Dialling Code: +222

Agent Information

DHL International (Mauritania) Ltd

Avenue Mamadou Konate

ILot A, 639


tel: +222 254706


Please note that you will need a DHL tracking number for your shipment which can be obtained by contacting our customer services.

Service Areas and Zip Codes

2-3 days ex LHR


2-4 days ex LHR 

Mauritania AOD

Should you have requirements for any kind of specials or timed delivery options please contact customer services via email at or by calling +44 (0)1753 210700.

Please note whilst we endeavour to ensure all information is correct, Viva Xpress Logistics (UK) Limited cannot be held responsible for any errors on zone listings.

Customs & Clearance Information at destination

Any films or tapes will be screened prior to clearance for material considered offensive to the Muslim culture.

Alcohol cannot be imported into Mauritania.

Prohibited Items

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As well as the above list, Alcoholic beverages, microfiche and microfilm, costume jewellery of any type, any items likely to cause offence to the Muslim community.


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