Step by step procedures to export from Chile

How to export from Chile?


How to export from Chile? What are the export registration procedures, export customs process, export cargo movement methods in Chile?


This post explains about step by step procedures that need to be finished with Chile government authority for exportation from Chile.


All natural persons or legal entities are approved to conduct export and import process in Chile. But 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 into Chile.

The customs operations are managed by National Customs Service of Chile under the Ministry of Finance. The major responsibility allocated with them is to encourage and facilitate import and export activities through the improvement of customs procedures and formalities.

If the goods worth exceeds USD 1,000, then the exporter must submit a DUS (Documento Unico Salida) or an embarkation order with the customs.

The export documents required in Chile also depends up on the nature of goods exporting (General goods, Personal effects, Dangerous goods, Livestock etc.), regular trade policy of Chile Government,   specific goods exporting from Chile (Arms and ammunition, health products, food products, chemicals etc.)


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 Chile.



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