How to Import to Somalia?

Step by step way to import to Somalia


Explain about import registration process, cargo movement to Somalia from overseas countries, Import delivery process in Somalia etc. How to import to Somalia?  Detail the import methodology in Somalia. What are the import procedures in Somalia to move goods? 


This post explains about step by step procedures that need to be finished with Somalia government authority for importation to Somalia.


Those persons or entities who wish to start importing to Somalia can do so by following related streamline procedures or norms set by Government authorities. But according to products nature, certain goods for import may be subject to an authorization, license, rules of quality or packaging, standardization or special formalities. A registered trade with concerned license as per the business is must for exporting and importing of commercial products from and into Somalia

The Customs Department of the Ministry of Finance of Somalia is the official authority responsible for levies taxes on goods efficiently, implementation of customs policies, facilitate legitimate trade and protection of the society and legal economic activities

The documents required for import to Somalia to take delivery of import cargo is also based on the product importing, multilateral, bilateral or unilateral trade agreements, and other trade policies of Somalia government. Understanding the right documents is essential for smooth import and export procedures.


For the most part in all nations there are three phases of process for import. One time enrolment method to acquire import permit, documentation required for importation and Import customs clearance procedures. Point by point data on these three phases of imports has been specified independently in this site. You may click underneath those data connects to find out about well ordered techniques on the most proficient method to import:

License required for Import

Import documents required

Import Customs Process



This post explains about different phases in import process that every importer needs to go through in Somalia.


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