November 11, 2015

North Korea – Indemnity Letter Last updated 05/11/2015 at 17:00 We have been advised that effective from today any documents and non-document shipments to North Korea there is a pre-export requirement whereby your customer must read and complete a Sanctions Warranty and Indemnity Letter before handing the shipment to us. Any shipments which are tendered…

November 11, 2015

  Syria – Indemnity Letter Last updated 05/11/2015 at 17:00 We have been advised that effective from today any documents and non-document shipments to Syria there is a pre-export requirement whereby your customer must read and complete a Sanctions Warranty and Indemnity Letter before handing the shipment to us. Any shipments which are tendered to Viva Xpress…

November 11, 2015

  Iran – Indemnity Letter Last updated 05/11/2015 at 17:00 We have been advised that effective from today any documents and non-document shipments to Iran there is a pre-export requirement whereby your customer must read and complete a Sanctions Warranty and Indemnity Letter before handing the shipment to us. Any shipments which are tendered to Viva Xpress…

November 11, 2015

  Kuwait – Customs Requirements Last updated 05/11/2015 at 17:00 Please note due to new regulations in Kuwait customs, any shipments above 100 kgs or above the value of 2000 USD must be sent with Original invoice and COO (Certificate of Origin ). The importer must have a valid importer code from Customs Authorities. Imported goods must…

November 11, 2015

  Saudi Arabia – Customs Requirements Last updated 05/11/2015 at 17:00 Please note due to Saudi Arabia customs requirements and as per KKIA Riyadh Customs instructions, any shipments with a value of +2650 USD (Equal to +10,000 SR) will require original COO (Certificate of Origin) and invoices for clearance…

November 11, 2015

  Tunisia – Reminder regarding POD’s Last updated 05/11/2015 at 17:00 All courier deliveries after arrival to Tunisia is delivered for us by RAPIDPOSTE, the state postal organization. RAPIDPOSTE has a monopoly on all express deliveries in Tunisia. Unfortunately, RAPIDPOSTE is unable to provide proofs of delivery to us systematically. We would like to provide…

November 11, 2015

  South Sudan Last updated 05/11/2015 at 17:00 Recently Sudan has split in two becoming Sudan and South Sudan. Any shipments going to JUBA this needs to clearly have South Sudan written on this AWB, Otherwise when it reaches Sudan Sorting Facility this will be returned back to us without being forwarded to final destination….

November 11, 2015

  Turkey – Introduction of Electronic Clearance Last updated 05/11/2015 at 17:00 We have been advised by our agent in Turkey concerning the introduction of Electronic clearance which requires that ALL shipments are pre entered into customs systems in Turkey prior to arrival of material. The descriptions and harmonised tariff codes need to be advised…

November 11, 2015

  Turkey- New Customs Rules & Regulations Last updated 05/11/2015 at 17:00 Turkish Customs will be implementing a new computer system for all customs clearance for express shipments arriving to Istanbul airport and all Express Operators will have to comply with new rules and regulations which will come in to effect as of 1st July…

November 11, 2015

  Ukraine – New Customs Rules & Regulations Last updated 05/11/2015 at 17:00 Due to recent delays in customs clearance of Non-document shipments addressed to private individuals please note the following: 1. The vague/generic description such as following examples – “Spare parts” , “Sample”, “Electric parts”, “Defective parts”, “Ship spare parts”, “Gift”, “Used goods”, “Garment sample”,…