How to export from Mozambique ?

Complete procedures to export goods from Mozambique



How to export from Mozambique ? What are the export registration procedures, export customs process, export cargo movement methods in Mozambique ? Explain the export methodology in Mozambique .


Information given here explains about step by step procedures that need to be finished with Mozambique  government authority for exportation from Mozambique 


All natural persons or legal entities are approved to conduct export and import process in Mozambique. All importers and exporters must be licensed by the Ministry of Industry and Commerce. For commercial purpose, a registered trade with concerned license (if required) as per the business and have enlisted in the Trade and Company Register of the country is must for exporting and importing of products from and to Mozambique.

NUIT is compulsory for Business Licensing and importing process. NUIT is the Taxpayer´s Single Identification Number issued by Mozambique Revenue Authority. Valid export permit, A VAT registration number (NUIT), Import / Export permit or license number are required to import into Mozambique.

Mozambique Revenue Authority (Autoridade Tributária de Moçambique) is the official authority that manages Customs & Excise division and is responsible for levies taxes on goods efficiently, implement tax and customs policy & legislation and all inspections and monitoring, facilitate legitimate trade and protection of the society and legal economic activities in Mozambique.


Generally in all countries there are three stages of process for export.    One time registration procedure to obtain export licence, documentation needed for exportation and Export customs clearance formalities.   Detailed information on these three stages of exports has been mentioned separately in this website.  You may click below those information links to know more about step by step procedures on how to export:


Export Registration and Licence procedures

Export Customs procedures

Export documents required


This post explains about different phases in export process that every exporter needs to go through for completing export from Mozambique .



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