How to export from Libya?

Complete procedures to export goods from Libya



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


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


Those persons or entities who wish to start exporting from Libya can do so by following related streamline procedures set by Government authorities. But according to products nature, certain goods for export 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 Libya.

The Libyan Customs is responsible for levies taxes on goods efficiently, implementation of customs policies, facilitate legitimate trade and protection of the society and legal economic activities in Libya.

All export documentation must be completed correctly to avoid any missed shipments, port demurrage charges or fines to the business. The documents may have to be prepared in a special way to comply with the requirements of the import or export country. Understanding the right documents is essential for smooth import and export procedures.


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 Libya.



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Export registration procedures required in Benghazi.  Export Licence process in Benghazi. Process to export to Tajoura.  Requirements of registration to export to Tripoli.  Registration requirements in Sabhato export.  Procedure to get customs clearance to export in  MISRATAH .  Mandatory process need to complete export in BENGHAZI.    Help to export from Benghazi.   Procedures required to export from Tajoura.   Requirements to export from Tripoli. Clarifications to export from Sabha.  How can I export from Benghazi. What should I do to export from Tajoura. How to export from Tripoli?  Formalities to export from Sabha.  Procedures to export from Benghazi.  The way to get customs clearance process to export in TRIPOLI.  What are the documents need to be submitted to export at BENGHAZI port customs. Which documents should I provide at TRIPOLI customs port location for export.  Documents need to export cargo  from   MISRATAH port customs location. 

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